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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 89 96 82
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Contract jobs citing Cognos 15 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.91% 0.31% 1.03%
As % of the Vendors category 2.03% 0.76% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 5
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £408 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £443 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £425 £390
% change year-on-year
-14.70% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £69.07 - £53.50
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
739 654 752
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 44.87% 40.30% 48.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 468 327 355
Median daily rate £400 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 71 65
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% -23.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.13 £10.85 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £19.08 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

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 28 September 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 +8 7 £450 +5.88%
Leicestershire - 5 £413 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £525 -
Cognos
England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 13 (59.09%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
3 8 (36.36%) Data Modelling
3 8 (36.36%) SAP
4 7 (31.82%) ERP
4 7 (31.82%) Six Sigma
4 7 (31.82%) Logistics
4 7 (31.82%) Lean Six Sigma
4 7 (31.82%) SAP ERP
4 7 (31.82%) Tableau
5 6 (27.27%) Finance
5 6 (27.27%) Oracle
6 4 (18.18%) SQL
6 4 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (13.64%) WebTrends
7 3 (13.64%) Brio
7 3 (13.64%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
7 3 (13.64%) C
7 3 (13.64%) CRM
7 3 (13.64%) Web Analytics
7 3 (13.64%) Omniture
7 3 (13.64%) Coremetrics
7 3 (13.64%) Web Development
7 3 (13.64%) Cognos Planning
7 3 (13.64%) Market Research
7 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Adobe Analytics
7 3 (13.64%) Analytics
8 2 (9.09%) Data Quality

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 7 (31.82%) SAP ERP
2 3 (13.64%) Cognos Planning
2 3 (13.64%) WebTrends
3 2 (9.09%) CODA-Financials
3 2 (9.09%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (9.09%) Cognos Controller
3 2 (9.09%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (9.09%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (4.55%) Cognos Transformer
3 1 (4.55%) DataStage
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.55%) SAP BI
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Data Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Business Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Cognos Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Implementation Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Logistics Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Cognos BI Developer
5 2 (9.09%) ERP Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Supply Chain Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Accountant
6 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Cognos Planning Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle BI Developer
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%) UX Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Data Integration
1 2 (9.09%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (36.36%) Data Modelling
3 7 (31.82%) ERP
3 7 (31.82%) Lean Six Sigma
3 7 (31.82%) Logistics
3 7 (31.82%) Six Sigma
4 3 (13.64%) Analytics
4 3 (13.64%) CRM
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%) Business Transformation
5 2 (9.09%) Dashboard Development
5 2 (9.09%) ETL
5 2 (9.09%) Pay per click
5 2 (9.09%) Project Management
5 2 (9.09%) Search Engine Marketing
5 2 (9.09%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) SAP
3 7 (31.82%) Tableau
4 6 (27.27%) Oracle
5 3 (13.64%) Brio
5 3 (13.64%) Coremetrics
5 3 (13.64%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (13.64%) Omniture
6 2 (9.09%) CODA