The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 24 April 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.

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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 33 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Cognos 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 1.15% 0.41% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.16% 1.03% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £391
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £23.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+39.13% -2.12%
Cognos
East Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
139 97 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 53.46% 39.75% 48.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 56 33
Average daily rate £400 £110 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+263.63% -64.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £68 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £455 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 28 2
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.25 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.29% -28.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Cognos
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Cognos Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Cognos
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Cognos Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Cognos
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -5 2 £400 -
Cognos
East Midlands

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Cognos Report Studio
2 2 (40.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Cognos Event Studio
2 2 (40.00%) Cognos Query Studio
2 2 (40.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) SAS
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) AS400
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Information Management
3 1 (20.00%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (20.00%) iSeries

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 1 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (60.00%) Cognos Report Studio
2 2 (40.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Cognos Event Studio
2 2 (40.00%) Cognos Query Studio
2 2 (40.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Cognos Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SAS Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) AS400
1 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (20.00%) iSeries
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Information Management
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft