The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 38 47 38
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Contract jobs citing Cognos 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.42% 0.86% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 1.30% 2.34% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate £375 £420 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £420
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £69.07 £55.00 £17.48
% change year-on-year
+25.58% +214.73%
Cognos
South East

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

Vendors Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
77 128 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 32.35% 36.78% 27.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 72 41
Average daily rate £325 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £175 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 11
Average hourly rate £18.50 £31.15 £14.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.60% +121.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £17.95 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.60 £40.00 £16.31
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Cognos
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Cognos Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Cognos
Top 11 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) CAFM
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Implementation Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) TM1 Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CAFM
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree