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 17 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Cognos Powerplay
Rank 574 567 530
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -37
Contract jobs citing Cognos Powerplay 6 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.018% 0.025%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.055% 0.080% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 8
Average daily rate
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£422 £450 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.16% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £363 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
- +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
10973 11243 9558
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.67% 21.88% 21.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 7201 7163 5966
Average daily rate £403 £390 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.20% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £263 £270
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 127 180 197
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 £16.00 £16.00 £15.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.95 £55.00 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +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 17 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 17 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 +2 1 £238 -47.22% 1
South East - - - - 2
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Cognos Powerplay
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 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 7 (100.00%) Cognos
2 6 (85.71%) Cognos Transformer
3 4 (57.14%) Cognos Report Studio
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 3 (42.86%) Cognos Query Studio
4 3 (42.86%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 2 (28.57%) Data Transformation
5 2 (28.57%) Cognos Event Studio
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
5 2 (28.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (28.57%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
5 2 (28.57%) Teradata
5 2 (28.57%) ReportNet
5 2 (28.57%) Multidimensional Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Cognos Impromptu
5 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (28.57%) DTS
5 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (28.57%) UNIX
5 2 (28.57%) VB
6 1 (14.29%) Windows
6 1 (14.29%) Linux

Cognos Powerplay
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 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 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Cognos Transformer
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (57.14%) Cognos Report Studio
3 3 (42.86%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 3 (42.86%) Cognos Query Studio
3 3 (42.86%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) ReportNet
4 2 (28.57%) Cognos Impromptu
4 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (28.57%) DTS
4 2 (28.57%) Cognos Event Studio
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) ActiveReports
5 1 (14.29%) Big Data
5 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Cognos Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Multidimensional Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) Kimball Methodology
1 2 (28.57%) Data Transformation
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Information Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) VB
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cognos
2 2 (28.57%) Teradata
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Business Objects
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Maconomy
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