The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 52 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing Cognos 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.57% 1.42% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.38% 4.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Median daily rate £375 £575 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.78% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £69.07 £21.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+225.03% -5.55%
Cognos
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
217 119 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 41.02% 33.81% 54.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 77 98
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £222 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 17
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -25.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Cognos
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cognos across the Coventry region.

Cognos Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Netezza
3 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Spotfire
3 1 (25.00%) QlikView
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Tableau
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (25.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Roambi
3 1 (25.00%) SAS Visual Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) LDAP

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 1 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
1 1 (25.00%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (25.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Cognos Report Studio
1 1 (25.00%) DataStage
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (25.00%) QlikView
1 1 (25.00%) Roambi
1 1 (25.00%) SAP BI
1 1 (25.00%) SAS Visual Analytics
1 1 (25.00%) Spotfire
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Cognos Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Cognos Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) HR Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) HR Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (25.00%) Netezza
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Tableau
2 1 (25.00%) TIBCO