The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 19 22 27
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Contract jobs citing Cognos 2 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 1.79% 4.82% 1.97%
As % of the Vendors category 4.08% 12.09% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 4
Average daily rate
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- £475 £453
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.97%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £31.50 -
% change year-on-year
-24.60% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Docklands, London region.

Vendors Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
49 91 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 43.75% 39.91% 47.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 75 83
Average daily rate £525 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £775 £558 £601
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £13.50 £41.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -67.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Cognos
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Cognos Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (80.00%) ETL
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (60.00%) FTP
3 3 (60.00%) HTTP
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) JSON
3 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (60.00%) Data Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Big Data
3 3 (60.00%) Data Transformation
4 2 (40.00%) Cognos Report Studio
4 2 (40.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 2 (40.00%) QlikView
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (20.00%) Essbase
5 1 (20.00%) IBM
5 1 (20.00%) DecisionStream
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) Toad

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) FTP
1 3 (60.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle ODI
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (60.00%) Big Data
3 2 (40.00%) Cognos Report Studio
3 2 (40.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 2 (40.00%) QlikView
3 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) Essbase
4 1 (20.00%) DecisionStream
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (20.00%) Cognos Event Studio
4 1 (20.00%) Cognos Metric Studio
4 1 (20.00%) Cognos Transformer
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Toad
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) ETL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) ETL Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Data Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) XML
1 3 (60.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (60.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (80.00%) ETL
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Data Transformation
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) IBM