The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Derbyshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 38 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cognos 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 0.41% - 1.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.99% - 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £27.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-16.36% +37.50%
Vendors Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
101 58 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 41.22% 45.67% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 31 64
Average daily rate £110 £314 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-64.94% -21.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £69 £95 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £463 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 2 25
Average hourly rate £17.50 £27.00 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.18% -26.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.94 £13.08 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £27.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Cognos
East Midlands

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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (66.67%) Cognos Planning
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Aerospace
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) MDX
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Maximo
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (66.67%) Cognos Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Aerospace
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Business Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Cognos Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) MDX
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft