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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 116 123 130
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Contract jobs citing Cognos 14 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.57% 0.57% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 1.17% 1.13% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 11
Median daily rate £450 £350 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £32.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-35.93% +56.09%
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
1195 1415 1422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 48.42% 50.23% 47.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 627 778 702
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 117 122
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.13 £9.62 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.05 £40.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Cognos as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
Suffolk - 8 £450 - 1
Cambridgeshire +13 3 £488 +39.28% 2
Essex -8 2 £418 +19.28%
Hertfordshire +5 1 - - 2
Cognos
England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 of England region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 22 (64.71%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (41.18%) SQL
3 13 (38.24%) ETL
4 11 (32.35%) IBM
5 10 (29.41%) Migration
6 9 (26.47%) DataStage
6 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
6 9 (26.47%) Netezza
6 9 (26.47%) Data Migration
7 8 (23.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 8 (23.53%) Finance
8 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
10 5 (14.71%) Cognos Powerplay
10 5 (14.71%) Java
10 5 (14.71%) Oracle
10 5 (14.71%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (11.76%) MS Visio
11 4 (11.76%) Regression Testing
11 4 (11.76%) Cognos TM1
11 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (11.76%) Scrum
11 4 (11.76%) QlikView
11 4 (11.76%) BPMN
11 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
12 3 (8.82%) Dynamics AX
12 3 (8.82%) Cognos Planning
12 3 (8.82%) Cognos Report Studio

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (5.88%) IIS
1 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.94%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Visio
2 3 (8.82%) MS Office
3 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.94%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (11.76%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (8.82%) Cognos Planning
3 3 (8.82%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (5.88%) CODA-Financials
5 1 (2.94%) SunGard AvantGard
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) DHCP
1 2 (5.88%) DNS
1 2 (5.88%) LAN
1 2 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) DataStage
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 5 (14.71%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (14.71%) Cognos Powerplay
4 4 (11.76%) QlikView
4 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (8.82%) Cognos Report Studio
5 3 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.88%) MySQL
6 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.94%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle ODI
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Analyst
1 13 (38.24%) Developer
2 9 (26.47%) DataStage Developer
2 9 (26.47%) DataStage ETL Developer
2 9 (26.47%) ETL Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Business Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Cognos Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Report Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) SQL Developer
4 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Cognos Planning Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Report Developer
5 2 (5.88%) SSIS Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Mac OS
2 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
2 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (64.71%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (38.24%) ETL
3 10 (29.41%) Migration
4 9 (26.47%) Data Migration
5 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (11.76%) BPMN
6 4 (11.76%) Regression Testing
6 4 (11.76%) Scrum
7 3 (8.82%) ERP
8 2 (5.88%) ITIL
8 2 (5.88%) Kimball Methodology
8 2 (5.88%) Project Management
9 1 (2.94%) Data Modelling
9 1 (2.94%) Demand Management
9 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) SQL
2 5 (14.71%) Java
3 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.88%) VBScript
4 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) CCNA
1 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 2 (5.88%) MCSA
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) IBM
2 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
2 9 (26.47%) Netezza
3 5 (14.71%) Oracle
4 3 (8.82%) JD Edwards
4 3 (8.82%) SAP
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco
5 2 (5.88%) Citrix
5 2 (5.88%) CODA
5 2 (5.88%) Hyperion
5 2 (5.88%) Tableau
6 1 (2.94%) Adobe
6 1 (2.94%) SunGard
6 1 (2.94%) TIBCO
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