The table below looks at the statistics for Cognos Business Intelligence skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Cognos BI)
Rank 174 197 195
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -2
Contract jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 18 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.33% 0.067% 0.23%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.80% 0.95% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 11
Average daily rate
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£463 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £385 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -15.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Business Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
474 422 601
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.74% 7.06% 9.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 312 431
Average daily rate £500 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 8
Average hourly rate £21.30 £50.00 £32.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.40% +53.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £37.49 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-39.98% -0.82%

Cognos Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Cognos Business Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Cognos Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence across the City of London region.

Cognos Business Intelligence Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Cognos Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Cognos Business Intelligence Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Cognos Business Intelligence also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cognos Business Intelligence.

1 32 (100.00%) Cognos
1 32 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (81.25%) Finance
3 24 (75.00%) Cognos TM1
4 22 (68.75%) IBM
5 11 (34.38%) QA
5 11 (34.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (34.38%) SQL
6 10 (31.25%) Data Entry
7 9 (28.13%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (25.00%) PL/SQL
9 6 (18.75%) ETL
9 6 (18.75%) GAAP
9 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (15.63%) Solvency II
10 5 (15.63%) Migration
10 5 (15.63%) Data Migration
10 5 (15.63%) Sun
11 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
11 4 (12.50%) OLAP
11 4 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
11 4 (12.50%) Data Mart
12 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (9.38%) Analytics
12 3 (9.38%) Oracle
13 2 (6.25%) SAP
13 2 (6.25%) IBM Certification
13 2 (6.25%) FTP
13 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
13 2 (6.25%) Informatica

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Cognos Business Intelligence also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cognos Business Intelligence. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 24 (75.00%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (3.13%) Cognos Controller
2 1 (3.13%) SAP BPC
2 1 (3.13%) TRIRIGA
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) OLAP
2 4 (12.50%) Data Mart
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.25%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (3.13%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
General
1 26 (81.25%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) General Ledger
2 1 (3.13%) Legal
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Developer
2 15 (46.88%) TM1 Developer
3 9 (28.13%) Analyst
4 8 (25.00%) Test Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Cognos Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Data Modeller
7 2 (6.25%) Cognos BI Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Financial Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Software Manager
8 1 (3.13%) TM1 Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) AWS Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) QA Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Software Development Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Consultant
8 1 (3.13%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (34.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (31.25%) Data Entry
4 6 (18.75%) ETL
5 5 (15.63%) Migration
5 5 (15.63%) Data Migration
6 4 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
7 3 (9.38%) Analytics
8 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
8 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (3.13%) Test Scripting
9 1 (3.13%) Data Transformation
9 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (3.13%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) SQL
2 8 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) IBM Certification
1 2 (6.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
1 2 (6.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (34.38%) QA
2 6 (18.75%) GAAP
3 5 (15.63%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Cognos
2 22 (68.75%) IBM
3 5 (15.63%) Sun
4 3 (9.38%) Oracle
5 2 (6.25%) SAP
5 2 (6.25%) Informatica
6 1 (3.13%) Netezza
6 1 (3.13%) Hyperion