The table below looks at the statistics for Cognos Planning 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 Planning over the 3 months to 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Cognos Planning
Rank 619 606 597
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -9
Contract jobs citing Cognos Planning 13 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.025% 0.008% 0.004%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.33% 0.097% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 0
Average daily rate £500 £438 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £563 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cognos Planning
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
3982 4117 4435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.77% 8.14% 8.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2477 2377 2603
Average daily rate £440 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 27 45
Average hourly rate £23.00 £30.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £15.70 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.90 £61.34 £53.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £32.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-14.06% -14.65%

Cognos Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Cognos Planning Jobs Demand Trend in England

Cognos Planning
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Cognos Planning Daily Rate Trend in England

Cognos Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cognos Planning across the England region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Cognos Planning Daily Rate Histogram in England

Cognos Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Cognos Planning Hourly Rate Trend in England

Cognos Planning
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 Planning within the England region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South East - 6 £575 -
London -2 2 £500 +14.28% 1
East Midlands - 2 £438 -
East of England - 2 £350 -
South West - 1 - -
Cognos Planning
UK

Cognos Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Cognos Planning 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 Planning.

1 19 (100.00%) Cognos
2 16 (84.21%) Finance
3 12 (63.16%) SAP
3 12 (63.16%) Hyperion
3 12 (63.16%) Cognos TM1
3 12 (63.16%) Hyperion Planning
4 10 (52.63%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (36.84%) HFM
5 7 (36.84%) Hyperion Enterprise
5 7 (36.84%) Cognos Controller
5 7 (36.84%) Essbase
5 7 (36.84%) Infor
5 7 (36.84%) SAP BPC
6 5 (26.32%) ACCA
6 5 (26.32%) CIMA
6 5 (26.32%) Statistics
6 5 (26.32%) Degree
6 5 (26.32%) Spotfire
6 5 (26.32%) Business Analysis
6 5 (26.32%) Data Visualisation
6 5 (26.32%) Tableau
6 5 (26.32%) Analytics
6 5 (26.32%) Anaplan
6 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (26.32%) Visualisation
6 5 (26.32%) Financial Modelling
7 3 (15.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (10.53%) QlikView
8 2 (10.53%) SQL
8 2 (10.53%) Cognos Powerplay

Cognos Planning
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Cognos Planning 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 Planning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 12 (63.16%) Cognos TM1
1 12 (63.16%) Hyperion Planning
2 7 (36.84%) Cognos Controller
2 7 (36.84%) HFM
2 7 (36.84%) Hyperion Enterprise
2 7 (36.84%) SAP BPC
3 3 (15.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) Essbase
2 5 (26.32%) Spotfire
3 2 (10.53%) Cognos Powerplay
3 2 (10.53%) QlikView
General
1 16 (84.21%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Accountant
2 8 (42.11%) Systems Accountant
3 6 (31.58%) Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Consultant
4 4 (21.05%) Data Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Cognos Consultant
5 3 (15.79%) Cognos Planning Consultant
5 3 (15.79%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Finance Systems Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Report Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Support Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Cognos Enterprise Planning Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Cognos Planning Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Cognos Support
7 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (26.32%) Statistics
1 5 (26.32%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (26.32%) Analytics
2 5 (26.32%) Business Analysis
2 5 (26.32%) Data Visualisation
2 5 (26.32%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) ACCA
1 5 (26.32%) CIMA
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cognos
2 12 (63.16%) Hyperion
2 12 (63.16%) SAP
3 7 (36.84%) Infor
4 5 (26.32%) Anaplan
4 5 (26.32%) Tableau