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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 23 20 25
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs citing Cognos 4 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 2.42% 1.68% 3.91%
As % of the Vendors category 5.26% 3.92% 9.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 7
Average daily rate
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£475 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £20.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -34.92%
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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
76 51 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 46.06% 42.86% 43.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 26 78
Average daily rate £500 £475 £436
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £368 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £29.40 - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

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 22 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (90.00%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (90.00%) ETL
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle ODI
3 8 (80.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (40.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) Cognos Report Studio
5 3 (30.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 2 (20.00%) Cognos Transformer
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (20.00%) ETL Development
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle Exalytics
7 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (10.00%) Toad
7 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (10.00%) Windows

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 4 (40.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle ODI
2 3 (30.00%) Cognos Report Studio
2 3 (30.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Cognos Transformer
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Toad
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) ETL Specialist
2 3 (30.00%) Designer
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Data Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Cognos Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Cognos Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Exalytics
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) ETL
2 8 (80.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) ETL Development
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle