The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 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 Database & Business Intelligence 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Cognos Powerplay
Rank 552 526 567
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +41
Contract jobs citing Cognos Powerplay 1 23 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.049% 0.006%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.010% 0.23% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 2
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£475 £413 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -19.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £338 £425
% change year-on-year
- -20.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10466 10113 11094
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.21% 21.70% 20.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 6580 6308 6678
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 201 278
Average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.36 £17.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £51.30 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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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 1 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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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 £475 +5.55% 3
Yorkshire - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - -
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Cognos Powerplay
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 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
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 3 (60.00%) Cognos Transformer
3 3 (60.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (40.00%) ETL
4 2 (40.00%) Cognos Impromptu
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (20.00%) Validation
5 1 (20.00%) Teradata
5 1 (20.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Retail
5 1 (20.00%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Marketing
5 1 (20.00%) Cognos Query Studio
5 1 (20.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 1 (20.00%) Data Transformation
5 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (20.00%) DTS
5 1 (20.00%) ERP
5 1 (20.00%) VB
5 1 (20.00%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET

Cognos Powerplay
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 3 (60.00%) Cognos Transformer
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Cognos Impromptu
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (40.00%) Cognos Report Studio
4 1 (20.00%) Cognos Query Studio
4 1 (20.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
4 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) DTS
4 1 (20.00%) ReportNet
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Cognos Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Cognos BI Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Cognos Consultant
4 1 (20.00%) Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Consultant
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (20.00%) MI Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Data Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cognos
2 1 (20.00%) Teradata
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
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