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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Cognos Powerplay
Rank - 578 557
Contract jobs citing Cognos Powerplay 0 4 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.008% 0.033%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.037% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 9
Average daily rate
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- £400 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.89% -9.37%
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
12266 10901 10788
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.75% 21.65% 22.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8176 6860 6805
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £265 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 152 195
Average hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.42 £13.63 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £50.50 £51.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 3 (100.00%) Cognos
1 3 (100.00%) Cognos Transformer
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Cognos Report Studio
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (33.33%) Data Transformation
3 1 (33.33%) Cognos Query Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Cognos Impromptu
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) DTS
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) ReportNet
3 1 (33.33%) Multidimensional Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Teradata
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Cognos Event Studio
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Data Structures

Cognos Powerplay
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Cognos Transformer
2 2 (66.67%) Cognos Report Studio
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Cognos Query Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Cognos Impromptu
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) DTS
3 1 (33.33%) ReportNet
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Cognos Event Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Cognos Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Multidimensional Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (33.33%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cognos
2 1 (33.33%) Teradata