The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within IBM Cognos.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 147 127 172
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +45
Contract jobs citing Cognos 10 75 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.30% 1.35% 0.65%
As % of the Vendors category 0.74% 3.17% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 62 30
Median daily rate £450 £463 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £375 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £32.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-35.93% +56.09%
Cognos
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1354 2369 2676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.61% 42.65% 43.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1053 1757 1884
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 60 44
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.98 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.67% -14.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.25 £26.65 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Cognos as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Cognos
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 across the City of London region.

Cognos Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Cognos
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cognos across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Cognos Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Cognos
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cognos across the City of London region.

Cognos Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cognos also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 15 (62.50%) Finance
2 12 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (37.50%) Oracle
4 9 (37.50%) SAP
4 9 (37.50%) Analytics
5 6 (25.00%) SQL
6 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
6 5 (20.83%) ERP
6 5 (20.83%) E-business
6 5 (20.83%) Migration
6 5 (20.83%) Maximo
6 5 (20.83%) SAP ERP
7 4 (16.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (16.67%) Visualisation
7 4 (16.67%) Tableau
7 4 (16.67%) ETL
7 4 (16.67%) IBM
7 4 (16.67%) Concur
7 4 (16.67%) Order to Cash
7 4 (16.67%) Record to Report
8 3 (12.50%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 3 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
8 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 3 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (12.50%) Information Security
8 3 (12.50%) Big Data
8 3 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
1 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Maximo
1 5 (20.83%) SAP ERP
2 4 (16.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.17%) Cognos Planning
3 1 (4.17%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (4.17%) SAP CRM
3 1 (4.17%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
3 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (12.50%) Big Data
4 3 (12.50%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 2 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (8.33%) Power BI
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (8.33%) Star Schema
6 1 (4.17%) Apache Hive
6 1 (4.17%) Essbase
6 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
6 1 (4.17%) HBase
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (4.17%) QlikView
6 1 (4.17%) SAP BW
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (4.17%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Toad
General
1 15 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
2 2 (8.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Architect
2 6 (25.00%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (12.50%) ERP Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Cognos BI Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Cognos Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Business Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Data Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Report Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Security Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Visualisation
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.17%) Economics
3 1 (4.17%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (37.50%) Analytics
3 5 (20.83%) E-business
3 5 (20.83%) ERP
3 5 (20.83%) Migration
4 4 (16.67%) ETL
4 4 (16.67%) Order to Cash
4 4 (16.67%) Record to Report
5 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) Information Security
5 3 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 2 (8.33%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (8.33%) Information Security Management
6 2 (8.33%) Integration Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Project Management
6 2 (8.33%) Security Management
6 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) Python
2 1 (4.17%) R
2 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) CISA
1 2 (8.33%) CISM
1 2 (8.33%) CISSP
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
1 2 (8.33%) ISEB
1 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
1 2 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.17%) ACCA
2 1 (4.17%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (4.17%) QA
1 1 (4.17%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.17%) Ambari
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Oracle
1 9 (37.50%) SAP
2 4 (16.67%) Concur
2 4 (16.67%) IBM
2 4 (16.67%) Tableau
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.33%) HP
4 2 (8.33%) Hyperion
4 2 (8.33%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (4.17%) Adobe
5 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
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