The table below looks at the statistics for Cognos Impromptu 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 Impromptu over the 3 months to 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Cognos Impromptu
Rank 571 565 489
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -76
Contract jobs citing Cognos Impromptu 6 7 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.014% 0.051%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.054% 0.064% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 13
Average daily rate
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£425 £200 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+112.50% -56.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £175 £442
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £363 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £429 £175 £450
% change year-on-year
+145.28% -61.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £23.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11126 10897 9289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.00% 21.94% 21.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 7332 7009 5728
Average daily rate £400 £397 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.88% +1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £263 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £334
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 176 199
Average hourly rate £32.50 £36.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +30.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £17.00 £15.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.70 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

Cognos Impromptu
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Cognos Impromptu Jobs Demand Trend in England

Cognos Impromptu
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Cognos Impromptu Daily Rate Trend in England

Cognos Impromptu
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Cognos Impromptu Hourly Rate Trend in England

Cognos Impromptu
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 Impromptu within the England region over the 3 months to 28 April 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 -1 4 £425 +112.50%
North West - 2 £429 -
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Cognos Impromptu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Cognos Impromptu 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 Impromptu.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Cognos
2 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) MS Access
2 4 (66.67%) Freedom of Information
2 4 (66.67%) ResourceLink
2 4 (66.67%) Data Protection
3 2 (33.33%) Cognos Powerplay
3 2 (33.33%) DTS
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) VB
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (33.33%) ReportNet
3 2 (33.33%) Teradata
3 2 (33.33%) Data Transformation
3 2 (33.33%) Cognos Transformer
3 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Information Management
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) SLA

Cognos Impromptu
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Cognos Impromptu 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 Impromptu. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) ResourceLink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MS Access
2 2 (33.33%) Cognos Powerplay
2 2 (33.33%) DTS
2 2 (33.33%) ReportNet
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (33.33%) Cognos Transformer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Business Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Information Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 2 (33.33%) Data Transformation
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Information Management
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cognos
2 2 (33.33%) Teradata