The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 127 116 120
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Contract jobs citing Cognos 9 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.32% 0.42% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 0.68% 0.91% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 7
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£388 £428 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.35% +22.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £321 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £510 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £70.00 £17.48 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+300.57% -46.23%
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 of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1314 1103 1235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 46.79% 45.82% 45.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 808 555 595
Average daily rate £355 £335 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.97% -7.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £133 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 140 156
Average hourly rate £16.50 £20.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.51% +24.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.05 £42.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Cognos
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Cognos Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Cognos
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cognos across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Cognos Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Cognos
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Cognos Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Cognos
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +12 5 £388 +31.35% 1
Essex -6 3 £425 -10.52% 1
Cambridgeshire -19 1 - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Norfolk - - - -
East Anglia - - - -
Cognos
England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 26 (74.29%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 16 (45.71%) OLAP
3 16 (45.71%) ETL
4 15 (42.86%) Data Modelling
5 14 (40.00%) Data Integration
6 13 (37.14%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (37.14%) Oracle
6 13 (37.14%) SQL
6 13 (37.14%) Informatica
7 11 (31.43%) Finance
8 10 (28.57%) Dimensional Modelling
9 9 (25.71%) Base SAS
9 9 (25.71%) SAS Macro
9 9 (25.71%) Banking
9 9 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (25.71%) Ab Initio
9 9 (25.71%) SAS
10 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
10 8 (22.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (20.00%) T-SQL
11 7 (20.00%) Business Objects
12 6 (17.14%) PL/SQL
12 6 (17.14%) OLTP
12 6 (17.14%) UNIX
12 6 (17.14%) Windows
12 6 (17.14%) SharePoint
12 6 (17.14%) Project Management
12 6 (17.14%) Oracle OLAP

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (25.71%) SAS
2 6 (17.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (5.71%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) LAN
1 2 (5.71%) VoIP
1 2 (5.71%) WAN
2 1 (2.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 20 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (45.71%) OLAP
3 9 (25.71%) Base SAS
4 8 (22.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (17.14%) Oracle OLAP
5 6 (17.14%) OLTP
6 5 (14.29%) MySQL
7 4 (11.43%) Data Mart
7 4 (11.43%) QlikView
7 4 (11.43%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (11.43%) SAP Data Services
7 4 (11.43%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (11.43%) DataStage
7 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (11.43%) MS Access
7 4 (11.43%) Oracle ODI
8 3 (8.57%) Cognos Query Studio
8 3 (8.57%) Cognos Analysis Studio
8 3 (8.57%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) ERwin
General
1 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 9 (25.71%) Banking
3 5 (14.29%) Retail
4 2 (5.71%) Legal
4 2 (5.71%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (57.14%) Developer
2 9 (25.71%) SAS Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Cognos Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Data Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Data Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Data Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Cognos Specialist
6 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Cognos Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Data Warehouse Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) .NET
1 4 (11.43%) XML
2 3 (8.57%) Middleware
2 3 (8.57%) HTML
2 3 (8.57%) CSS
3 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.86%) jQuery
3 1 (2.86%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (40.00%) Data Integration
2 9 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.71%) FMCG
4 1 (2.86%) Pharmacovigilance
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) UNIX
1 6 (17.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (74.29%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (45.71%) ETL
3 15 (42.86%) Data Modelling
4 13 (37.14%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (28.57%) Dimensional Modelling
6 6 (17.14%) Project Management
7 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (8.57%) Logical Data Model
7 3 (8.57%) Physical Data Model
8 2 (5.71%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (5.71%) Kimball Methodology
8 2 (5.71%) Master Data Management
8 2 (5.71%) Data Management
8 2 (5.71%) SOA
8 2 (5.71%) Migration
9 1 (2.86%) MVC
9 1 (2.86%) Validation
9 1 (2.86%) Information Management
9 1 (2.86%) Data Analysis
9 1 (2.86%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) SQL
2 9 (25.71%) SAS Macro
3 7 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 6 (17.14%) PL/SQL
5 4 (11.43%) C#
6 3 (8.57%) PHP
7 2 (5.71%) VB.NET
7 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.86%) Python
8 1 (2.86%) VB
8 1 (2.86%) Java
8 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) QA
1 4 (11.43%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.86%) GAAP
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Oracle
1 13 (37.14%) Informatica
2 9 (25.71%) Ab Initio
3 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
4 7 (20.00%) Business Objects
5 5 (14.29%) Teradata
6 4 (11.43%) IBM
6 4 (11.43%) SAP
6 4 (11.43%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (5.71%) Retek
7 2 (5.71%) Citrix
7 2 (5.71%) Actuate
7 2 (5.71%) Cisco
7 2 (5.71%) Wall Street Systems
8 1 (2.86%) Applix
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