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 30 September 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Cognos BI)
Rank 529 497 501
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +4
Contract jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 50 59 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.095% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.11% 1.41% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 39 35
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £396
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -5.24%
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
4517 4193 4807
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.56% 8.69% 9.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2642 2348 2534
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 72 81
Average hourly rate £30.82 £17.69 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.22% -43.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.60 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.50 £45.00 £46.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £20.43 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+54.16% -37.13%

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 30 September 2014.

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 30 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +11 27 £450 -5.26% 3
South East -17 8 £380 -21.48%
East of England -18 5 £400 -5.88% 3
South West -28 4 £483 +33.10%
East Midlands +5 2 £350 - 2
West Midlands - 1 - - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
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UK

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 96 (100.00%) Cognos
1 96 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 41 (42.71%) Finance
2 41 (42.71%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 39 (40.63%) Data Warehouse
4 36 (37.50%) Cognos TM1
5 35 (36.46%) SQL
5 35 (36.46%) Cognos Report Studio
6 30 (31.25%) SQL Server
7 28 (29.17%) ETL
8 20 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 19 (19.79%) Oracle
9 19 (19.79%) Cognos Query Studio
10 18 (18.75%) IBM
11 17 (17.71%) Cognos Analysis Studio
12 16 (16.67%) Cognos Transformer
13 15 (15.63%) OLAP
13 15 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (12.50%) Data Modelling
15 10 (10.42%) T-SQL
16 9 (9.38%) Banking
16 9 (9.38%) Microsoft
16 9 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
17 8 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
18 7 (7.29%) Financial Institution
18 7 (7.29%) .NET
18 7 (7.29%) Dimensional Modelling
18 7 (7.29%) Test Planning
19 6 (6.25%) Cognos Metric Studio
19 6 (6.25%) MDX

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 3 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.13%) MS Office
1 3 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 36 (37.50%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (4.17%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (4.17%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.04%) Cognos Planning
3 1 (1.04%) Cerner Millennium
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.04%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (42.71%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 39 (40.63%) Data Warehouse
3 35 (36.46%) Cognos Report Studio
4 30 (31.25%) SQL Server
5 20 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (19.79%) Cognos Query Studio
7 17 (17.71%) Cognos Analysis Studio
8 16 (16.67%) Cognos Transformer
9 15 (15.63%) OLAP
10 9 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (6.25%) Cognos Powerplay
11 6 (6.25%) Data Mart
11 6 (6.25%) Cognos Metric Studio
12 5 (5.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (5.21%) Oracle OLAP
13 4 (4.17%) Oracle BI EE
13 4 (4.17%) Oracle Database
13 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (4.17%) DataStage
13 4 (4.17%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 3 (3.13%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (3.13%) JMeter
1 3 (3.13%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.04%) JIRA
General
1 41 (42.71%) Finance
2 9 (9.38%) Banking
3 7 (7.29%) Financial Institution
4 5 (5.21%) Investment Banking
5 4 (4.17%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.08%) Publishing
6 2 (2.08%) Aerospace
6 2 (2.08%) Retail
7 1 (1.04%) Law
7 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 59 (61.46%) Developer
2 44 (45.83%) Cognos Developer
3 27 (28.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 23 (23.96%) Cognos BI Developer
5 16 (16.67%) Analyst
6 12 (12.50%) Consultant
7 10 (10.42%) Cognos Consultant
8 7 (7.29%) TM1 Developer
9 6 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 5 (5.21%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 5 (5.21%) Cognos Support
10 5 (5.21%) Designer
11 4 (4.17%) Support Consultant
11 4 (4.17%) Business Developer
11 4 (4.17%) Oracle Developer
11 4 (4.17%) Data Warehouse Analyst
11 4 (4.17%) Analyst Developer
12 3 (3.13%) ETL Developer
12 3 (3.13%) Data Analyst
12 3 (3.13%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.29%) .NET
2 6 (6.25%) MDX
3 5 (5.21%) HTML
4 4 (4.17%) CSS
4 4 (4.17%) Web Services
5 2 (2.08%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.13%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.08%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.08%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.08%) NHS
4 1 (1.04%) Equities
4 1 (1.04%) Derivative
4 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.04%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.08%) Windows
2 1 (1.04%) Linux
2 1 (1.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (29.17%) ETL
3 12 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 8 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (7.29%) Dimensional Modelling
5 7 (7.29%) Test Planning
6 5 (5.21%) ITIL V3
6 5 (5.21%) Data Analysis
6 5 (5.21%) ITIL
6 5 (5.21%) ERP
6 5 (5.21%) Migration
6 5 (5.21%) Service Management
7 4 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (4.17%) Project Management
7 4 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (4.17%) Data Migration
7 4 (4.17%) Business Analysis
7 4 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (3.13%) Analytics
8 3 (3.13%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 35 (36.46%) SQL
2 10 (10.42%) T-SQL
3 6 (6.25%) VBA
4 5 (5.21%) PL/SQL
5 4 (4.17%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.08%) C#
7 1 (1.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (5.21%) SC Cleared
1 5 (5.21%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.13%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.08%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (1.04%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (1.04%) ACCA
4 1 (1.04%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) Solvency II
2 2 (2.08%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.04%) Control-M
1 1 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 96 (100.00%) Cognos
2 19 (19.79%) Oracle
3 18 (18.75%) IBM
4 9 (9.38%) Microsoft
5 5 (5.21%) Netezza
6 4 (4.17%) Hyperion
6 4 (4.17%) Teradata
6 4 (4.17%) Business Objects
7 3 (3.13%) SAP
7 3 (3.13%) Sun
7 3 (3.13%) Talend
8 1 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.04%) HP
8 1 (1.04%) Cerner
8 1 (1.04%) Cisco
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