The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 29 April 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 28 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing Cognos 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 2.68% 1.45% -
As % of the Vendors category 5.71% 3.03% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Average daily rate £369 £553 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
- +39.13%
Cognos
West Sussex

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

Vendors Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
105 66 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 46.88% 47.83% 32.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 47 21
Average daily rate £413 £370 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.48% -12.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £260 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 8
Average hourly rate £17.95 £10.68 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.02% -37.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cognos across the Crawley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Cognos
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Cognos Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley region citing Cognos 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.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (71.43%) Apache Hive
3 5 (71.43%) Tableau
3 5 (71.43%) Big Data
3 5 (71.43%) Hadoop
3 5 (71.43%) Apache Spark
3 5 (71.43%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (71.43%) Apache
3 5 (71.43%) ETL
4 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (57.14%) MySQL
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (28.57%) SQL
7 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
7 1 (14.29%) EAI
7 1 (14.29%) ITIL
7 1 (14.29%) Finance
7 1 (14.29%) IBM
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (14.29%) Data Management
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (14.29%) QlikView
7 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (14.29%) Power BI

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley region citing Cognos 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) Apache
1 5 (71.43%) Apache Spark
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Pig
2 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2014
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (71.43%) Apache Hive
3 5 (71.43%) Big Data
3 5 (71.43%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (71.43%) Hadoop
4 4 (57.14%) MySQL
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (14.29%) Power BI
6 1 (14.29%) QlikView
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (14.29%) Sqoop
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Developer
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Business Objects Developer
3 2 (28.57%) SQL BI Developer
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server BI Developer
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (14.29%) AWS Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Specialist
4 1 (14.29%) Cognos Specialist
4 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (14.29%) Hadoop Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Hadoop Specialist
4 1 (14.29%) Production DBA
4 1 (14.29%) Senior SQL DBA
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Production DBA
4 1 (14.29%) SSRS Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ETL
2 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) EAI
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Tableau
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft