The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Cognos Planning
Rank 588 499 553
Rank change year-on-year
-89 +54
Contract jobs citing Cognos Planning 2 4 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.009% 0.043%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.047% 0.11% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 10
Average daily rate - £483 £469
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.93%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £483 £300
% change year-on-year
- +60.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4286 3757 4925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.35% 8.72% 8.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2548 2038 2549
Average daily rate £425 £450 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 70 68
Average hourly rate £30.00 £37.80 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.63% +68.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.75 £70.25 £56.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
Cognos Planning
UK

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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -24 1 - -
South East - - - -
East of England - - - -
Cognos Planning
UK

Cognos Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Cognos
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) Cognos TM1
4 4 (57.14%) IBM
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
6 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (14.29%) Maximo
6 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (14.29%) Sonic ESB
6 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 1 (14.29%) Web Services
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 1 (14.29%) MS Access
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (14.29%) C#
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) VBA
6 1 (14.29%) .NET
6 1 (14.29%) Dynamics GP

Cognos Planning
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Sonic ESB
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 5 (71.43%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (14.29%) Maximo
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (14.29%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (14.29%) MS Access
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Cognos Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Business Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Development Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Development Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos BI Developer
3 1 (14.29%) TM1 Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cognos
2 4 (57.14%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com