The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Docklands, London 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 28 20 38
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +18
Contract jobs citing Cognos 2 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 1.24% 4.90% 0.41%
As % of the Vendors category 3.08% 10.94% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 1
Average daily rate £475 £550 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +83.33%
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
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
65 64 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 40.37% 44.76% 52.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 48 86
Average daily rate £520 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £200 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £33.75 - £28.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Cognos
London

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 18 April 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 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (85.71%) Project Management
3 5 (71.43%) ITIL
3 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
3 5 (71.43%) Service Management
3 5 (71.43%) ITIL V3
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle ODI
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (57.14%) Cognos TM1
4 4 (57.14%) Essbase
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle
4 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
4 4 (57.14%) Toad
5 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (42.86%) ETL
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (42.86%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (28.57%) Release Management
7 1 (14.29%) Banking
7 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
7 1 (14.29%) Wealth Management
7 1 (14.29%) Finance
7 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
7 1 (14.29%) OLAP
7 1 (14.29%) Windows

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (57.14%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle ODI
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (57.14%) Essbase
1 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (14.29%) OLAP
3 1 (14.29%) DecisionStream
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Toad
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Team Leader
1 2 (28.57%) Support Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) ETL Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (85.71%) Project Management
3 5 (71.43%) ITIL
3 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
3 5 (71.43%) Service Management
3 5 (71.43%) ITIL V3
4 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
5 3 (42.86%) ETL
5 3 (42.86%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (28.57%) Release Management
7 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
7 1 (14.29%) Wealth Management
7 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) IBM