The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 91 84 79
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Contract jobs citing Cognos 9 14 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.54% 0.90% 0.96%
As % of the Vendors category 1.22% 2.05% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 14
Median daily rate £365 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.88% +12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 - £82.00
Cognos
England

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

Vendors Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
739 682 761
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 44.38% 43.63% 45.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 389 400
Median daily rate £375 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £506
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 39 53
Median hourly rate £14.25 £13.90 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.51% -13.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.45 £10.00 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £32.50 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing Cognos as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Cognos
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Cognos Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Cognos
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Cognos Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Cognos
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire +6 4 - -
Leicestershire -5 1 - -
Lincolnshire - 1 £350 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - - 1
Cognos
England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cognos also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 14 (63.64%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (50.00%) SAP
3 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 9 (40.91%) ERP
5 8 (36.36%) Data Modelling
5 8 (36.36%) Six Sigma
5 8 (36.36%) Logistics
5 8 (36.36%) Lean Six Sigma
5 8 (36.36%) SAP ERP
5 8 (36.36%) Tableau
6 6 (27.27%) Finance
7 4 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (13.64%) Web Development
8 3 (13.64%) Market Research
8 3 (13.64%) Brio
8 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
8 3 (13.64%) Web Analytics
8 3 (13.64%) Omniture
8 3 (13.64%) Coremetrics
8 3 (13.64%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (13.64%) IBM
8 3 (13.64%) CRM
8 3 (13.64%) C
8 3 (13.64%) SQL
8 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
8 3 (13.64%) WebTrends
8 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
8 3 (13.64%) Data Quality
8 3 (13.64%) Analytics
8 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (36.36%) SAP ERP
2 3 (13.64%) WebTrends
3 2 (9.09%) CODA-Financials
3 2 (9.09%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (9.09%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (4.55%) Cognos Controller
4 1 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Adobe Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (9.09%) ActiveReports
2 2 (9.09%) Cognos Analysis Studio
2 2 (9.09%) Cognos Event Studio
2 2 (9.09%) Cognos Metric Studio
2 2 (9.09%) Cognos Powerplay
2 2 (9.09%) Cognos Query Studio
2 2 (9.09%) Cognos Report Studio
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.09%) Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Data Manager
2 6 (27.27%) Business Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Implementation Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Logistics Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Cognos Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) ERP Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Tester
5 2 (9.09%) Report Writer
5 2 (9.09%) Supply Chain Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 1 (4.55%) SAP Architect
6 1 (4.55%) SAP BI Architect
6 1 (4.55%) SAP Data Manager
6 1 (4.55%) SAP Implementation Manager
6 1 (4.55%) SAP Manager
6 1 (4.55%) UX Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (40.91%) ERP
3 8 (36.36%) Data Modelling
3 8 (36.36%) Lean Six Sigma
3 8 (36.36%) Logistics
3 8 (36.36%) Six Sigma
4 3 (13.64%) Analytics
4 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) CRM
4 3 (13.64%) Dashboard Development
4 3 (13.64%) Data Cleansing
4 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
4 3 (13.64%) Market Research
4 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
4 3 (13.64%) Web Analytics
4 3 (13.64%) Web Development
5 2 (9.09%) Project Management
5 2 (9.09%) Search Engine Marketing
5 2 (9.09%) SEO
5 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) C
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) SAP
2 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 8 (36.36%) Tableau
4 3 (13.64%) Brio
4 3 (13.64%) Coremetrics
4 3 (13.64%) IBM
4 3 (13.64%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (13.64%) Omniture
5 2 (9.09%) CODA
5 2 (9.09%) Hyperion
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle
6 1 (4.55%) Infor