The table below looks at the statistics for Cognos Business Intelligence skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Cognos BI)
Rank 578 529 534
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +5
Contract jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 34 53 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.063% 0.11% 0.081%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.81% 1.17% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 27 26
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £340 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £579 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cognos Business Intelligence
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4172 4517 4164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.74% 8.97% 8.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2471 2456 2299
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 65 79
Average hourly rate £21.64 £30.82 £17.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.78% +72.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.84 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.80 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.64 £31.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-31.30% +80.00%

Cognos Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Cognos Business Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in England

Cognos Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Cognos Business Intelligence Daily Rate Trend in England

Cognos Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence across the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Cognos Business Intelligence Daily Rate Histogram in England

Cognos Business Intelligence
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Cognos Business Intelligence Hourly Rate Trend in England

Cognos Business Intelligence
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence within the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
London -16 18 £450 +5.88% 5
East of England +8 5 £450 +12.50% 1
North West -27 4 £463 +32.14% 1
South East -29 4 £375 - 2
East Midlands -8 2 £425 +13.33% 1
South West -8 1 - -
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Cognos Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Cognos Business Intelligence 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 Business Intelligence.

1 90 (100.00%) Cognos
1 90 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 41 (45.56%) Data Warehouse
3 38 (42.22%) SQL
3 38 (42.22%) Finance
4 33 (36.67%) IBM
5 27 (30.00%) Cognos TM1
5 27 (30.00%) Cognos Report Studio
5 27 (30.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 26 (28.89%) ETL
7 25 (27.78%) Oracle
8 23 (25.56%) SQL Server
9 18 (20.00%) Data Modelling
10 13 (14.44%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (14.44%) QA
11 12 (13.33%) Data Entry
11 12 (13.33%) Cognos Transformer
12 11 (12.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (10.00%) Information Management
13 9 (10.00%) Microsoft
13 9 (10.00%) Toad
14 8 (8.89%) Analytics
14 8 (8.89%) MS Office
14 8 (8.89%) Security Cleared
14 8 (8.89%) Retail
15 7 (7.78%) HP Quality Center
15 7 (7.78%) HP
15 7 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
16 6 (6.67%) Oracle Database
16 6 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Cognos Business Intelligence 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 Business Intelligence. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.11%) SAS
2 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.11%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.11%) JBoss
2 1 (1.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (8.89%) MS Office
2 6 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (30.00%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (3.33%) TRIRIGA
3 2 (2.22%) Cognos Controller
3 2 (2.22%) Cognos Planning
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.11%) LDAP
1 1 (1.11%) FTP
1 1 (1.11%) HTTP
1 1 (1.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (45.56%) Data Warehouse
2 27 (30.00%) Cognos Report Studio
2 27 (30.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 23 (25.56%) SQL Server
4 12 (13.33%) Cognos Transformer
5 11 (12.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (6.67%) Oracle Database
7 5 (5.56%) Cognos Query Studio
7 5 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (5.56%) Data Mart
8 4 (4.44%) ActiveReports
8 4 (4.44%) Cognos Analysis Studio
8 4 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (4.44%) Oracle ODI
9 3 (3.33%) Relational Database
9 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (2.22%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 9 (10.00%) Toad
2 1 (1.11%) JIRA
2 1 (1.11%) Selenium
General
1 38 (42.22%) Finance
2 8 (8.89%) Retail
3 5 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.22%) Banking
4 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (48.89%) Developer
2 27 (30.00%) Cognos Developer
3 21 (23.33%) TM1 Developer
4 15 (16.67%) Analyst
4 15 (16.67%) Consultant
5 13 (14.44%) Cognos Consultant
6 12 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 9 (10.00%) Cognos BI Developer
8 7 (7.78%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 6 (6.67%) Test Analyst
9 6 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 4 (4.44%) Business Analyst
10 4 (4.44%) ETL Specialist
11 3 (3.33%) Data Modeller
12 2 (2.22%) Data Manager
12 2 (2.22%) Analyst Programmer
12 2 (2.22%) Programmer
12 2 (2.22%) Tester
12 2 (2.22%) Business Developer
12 2 (2.22%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.11%) HTML
1 1 (1.11%) .NET
1 1 (1.11%) JSP
1 1 (1.11%) Web Services
1 1 (1.11%) XML
1 1 (1.11%) XSLT
1 1 (1.11%) Spring
1 1 (1.11%) MDX
1 1 (1.11%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.56%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.11%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.11%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.44%) Linux
2 1 (1.11%) UNIX
2 1 (1.11%) Windows
2 1 (1.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (28.89%) ETL
3 18 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 13 (14.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (13.33%) Data Entry
6 9 (10.00%) Information Management
7 8 (8.89%) Analytics
8 6 (6.67%) ERP
9 4 (4.44%) Migration
9 4 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (4.44%) Business Analysis
10 3 (3.33%) Test Strategy
10 3 (3.33%) Logical Data Model
10 3 (3.33%) Physical Data Model
11 2 (2.22%) Data Transformation
11 2 (2.22%) Change Control
11 2 (2.22%) Line Management
11 2 (2.22%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (2.22%) Load Testing
11 2 (2.22%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (42.22%) SQL
2 5 (5.56%) T-SQL
3 3 (3.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.11%) Python
4 1 (1.11%) Java
4 1 (1.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (8.89%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (6.67%) ISEB
2 6 (6.67%) ISTQB
3 4 (4.44%) IBM Certification
3 4 (4.44%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.22%) Degree
5 1 (1.11%) ACCA
5 1 (1.11%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.44%) QA
2 3 (3.33%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.11%) GAAP
System Software
1 3 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (7.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 90 (100.00%) Cognos
2 33 (36.67%) IBM
3 25 (27.78%) Oracle
4 9 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (7.78%) HP
6 5 (5.56%) JD Edwards
7 3 (3.33%) SAP
8 1 (1.11%) Teradata
8 1 (1.11%) Vertica
8 1 (1.11%) Informatica
8 1 (1.11%) Sybase
8 1 (1.11%) Sun
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