The table below looks at the statistics for Cognos Powerplay 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 Powerplay over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Cognos Powerplay
Rank 580 535 572
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +37
Contract jobs citing Cognos Powerplay 3 22 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.045% 0.006%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.027% 0.20% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 2
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£438 £450 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -12.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £300 £443
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £475 £583
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.40% -20.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
10920 10751 11270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.43% 22.09% 21.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6859 6790 6706
Average daily rate £400 £398 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +4.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £255 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 188 279
Average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.55% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £17.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.40 £51.00 £46.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-7.31% +6.03%

Cognos Powerplay
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Cognos Powerplay Jobs Demand Trend in England

Cognos Powerplay
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Cognos Powerplay Daily Rate Trend in England

Cognos Powerplay
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Cognos Powerplay Hourly Rate Trend in England

Cognos Powerplay
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 Powerplay within the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 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 +5 1 £475 +2.70%
West Midlands -22 1 - - 1
East of England -36 1 £400 +30.61% 1
Yorkshire - - - -
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Cognos Powerplay
Top 27 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Cognos Powerplay 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 Powerplay.

1 5 (100.00%) Cognos
1 5 (100.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 4 (80.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) ETL
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (40.00%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (40.00%) Cognos Transformer
4 2 (40.00%) Cognos Report Studio
4 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (40.00%) ERP
5 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (20.00%) Cognos Impromptu
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (20.00%) VBA
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (20.00%) DataStage
5 1 (20.00%) Cognos Query Studio
5 1 (20.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
5 1 (20.00%) Marketing

Cognos Powerplay
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Cognos Powerplay 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 Powerplay. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (40.00%) Cognos Transformer
3 2 (40.00%) Cognos Report Studio
3 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) Cognos Impromptu
4 1 (20.00%) DataStage
4 1 (20.00%) Cognos Query Studio
4 1 (20.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Cognos Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Cognos BI Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) ETL
3 2 (40.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cognos
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
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