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 1 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Cognos Powerplay
Rank 578 562 505
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -57
Contract jobs citing Cognos Powerplay 5 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.026% 0.026%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.046% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 9
Average daily rate
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£420 £425 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.29% -19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £370 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £422 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +13.33%
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
10767 10789 9491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.31% 21.88% 22.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 7081 6851 5918
Average daily rate £408 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.16% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £260 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 172 199
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.54 £15.65 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.08 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cognos Powerplay across the England region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Cognos Powerplay Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 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 +4 1 £238 -47.22% 1
South East - - - - 1
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Cognos Powerplay
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Cognos
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (62.50%) Cognos Query Studio
2 5 (62.50%) Cognos Analysis Studio
2 5 (62.50%) Cognos Report Studio
2 5 (62.50%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 5 (62.50%) Cognos Transformer
3 4 (50.00%) Cognos Event Studio
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) ReportNet
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (25.00%) Teradata
5 2 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) UNIX
5 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (25.00%) VB
5 2 (25.00%) Cognos Impromptu
5 2 (25.00%) Multidimensional Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) DTS
5 2 (25.00%) Data Transformation

Cognos Powerplay
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (12.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (62.50%) Cognos Query Studio
1 5 (62.50%) Cognos Analysis Studio
1 5 (62.50%) Cognos Report Studio
1 5 (62.50%) Cognos Framework Manager
1 5 (62.50%) Cognos Transformer
2 4 (50.00%) Cognos Event Studio
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) ReportNet
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Cognos Impromptu
3 2 (25.00%) DTS
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
4 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (12.50%) ActiveReports
General
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Cognos Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Cognos Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (25.00%) Multidimensional Analysis
1 2 (25.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) OOD
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (12.50%) Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Information Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cognos
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) Teradata
4 1 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Business Objects
4 1 (12.50%) Maconomy