The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within IBM Cognos.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 439 353 321
Rank change year-on-year
-86 -32
Contract jobs citing Cognos 168 282 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.37% 0.56% 0.65%
As % of the Vendors category 0.81% 1.31% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 189 197
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £301 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £23.00 £77.50 £82.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.32% -5.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 - £82.00
Cognos
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
20783 21484 23080
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.32% 42.57% 44.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 12799 12796 13912
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £234 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 800 902 1153
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.89 £45.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Cognos as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in England

Cognos
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Cognos Daily Rate Trend in England

Cognos
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cognos across the England region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Cognos Daily Rate Histogram in England

Cognos
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Cognos Hourly Rate Trend in England

Cognos
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the England region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -49 89 £475 +11.76% 14
South East +21 31 £388 -8.82% 11
North West -1 11 £375 -21.05% 1
East Midlands -5 10 £365 -18.88% 2
Yorkshire +16 9 £500 +12.67% 1
West Midlands -27 8 £400 -11.11% 2
East of England -18 5 £425 - 1
Cognos
UK

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cognos also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 247 (63.17%) Business Intelligence
2 155 (39.64%) SQL
3 135 (34.53%) Finance
4 109 (27.88%) Data Warehouse
5 101 (25.83%) SQL Server
6 93 (23.79%) ETL
7 80 (20.46%) Oracle
8 77 (19.69%) Data Modelling
8 77 (19.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 75 (19.18%) Microsoft
10 69 (17.65%) Cognos TM1
11 62 (15.86%) Analytical Skills
12 55 (14.07%) Tableau
12 55 (14.07%) BusinessObjects
13 53 (13.55%) SAP
14 48 (12.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 48 (12.28%) QlikView
14 48 (12.28%) Analytics
15 47 (12.02%) IBM
15 47 (12.02%) Stakeholder Management
16 46 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
16 46 (11.76%) Banking
17 45 (11.51%) MS Excel
18 43 (11.00%) Informatica
19 38 (9.72%) Migration
20 33 (8.44%) User Acceptance Testing
21 32 (8.18%) Data Management
22 31 (7.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 31 (7.93%) DataStage
22 31 (7.93%) PL/SQL

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (4.09%) SAS
2 14 (3.58%) SharePoint
3 11 (2.81%) Apache Spark
4 8 (2.05%) Apache Pig
4 8 (2.05%) IIS
5 7 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (1.28%) FileNet
6 5 (1.28%) IBM Notes
7 4 (1.02%) Apache
8 3 (0.77%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (0.77%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.77%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.51%) CMS
9 2 (0.51%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.51%) iPlanet
9 2 (0.51%) MQSeries
9 2 (0.51%) WebLogic Portal
9 2 (0.51%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 45 (11.51%) MS Excel
2 20 (5.12%) MS Office
3 7 (1.79%) SPSS
4 6 (1.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.02%) InfoPath
5 4 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.77%) Windchill
7 1 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.26%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.26%) MS Project
7 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.26%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 77 (19.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 69 (17.65%) Cognos TM1
3 12 (3.07%) SAP ERP
4 7 (1.79%) Cognos Planning
4 7 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (1.53%) Cognos Controller
5 6 (1.53%) WebTrends
6 4 (1.02%) ResourceLink
7 3 (0.77%) CODA-Financials
7 3 (0.77%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (0.51%) Oracle Assets
8 2 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.51%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 2 (0.51%) Oracle iProcurement
8 2 (0.51%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.51%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (0.51%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 1 (0.26%) Hyperion Planning
9 1 (0.26%) OpenText MBPM
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.53%) Office 365
3 4 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.77%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (0.77%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.51%) SaaS
5 2 (0.51%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.53%) Internet
2 5 (1.28%) Firewall
3 4 (1.02%) FTP
3 4 (1.02%) LAN
4 3 (0.77%) HTTP
4 3 (0.77%) LDAP
5 2 (0.51%) BIG-IP
5 2 (0.51%) DHCP
5 2 (0.51%) DNS
5 2 (0.51%) Kerberos
5 2 (0.51%) NAS
5 2 (0.51%) PuTTY
5 2 (0.51%) SAN
5 2 (0.51%) SSH
5 2 (0.51%) SSL
5 2 (0.51%) WAN
5 2 (0.51%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.26%) DDNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (27.88%) Data Warehouse
2 101 (25.83%) SQL Server
3 55 (14.07%) BusinessObjects
4 48 (12.28%) QlikView
4 48 (12.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 31 (7.93%) DataStage
5 31 (7.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 27 (6.91%) Big Data
7 26 (6.65%) Cognos Report Studio
8 24 (6.14%) Power BI
8 24 (6.14%) SQL Server 2008
9 21 (5.37%) Hadoop
10 19 (4.86%) Oracle Database
10 19 (4.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 18 (4.60%) Cognos Query Studio
11 18 (4.60%) OLAP
12 16 (4.09%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 16 (4.09%) Relational Database
12 16 (4.09%) SQL Server 2014
13 15 (3.84%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (3.07%) Toad
2 5 (1.28%) Talend Open Studio
3 4 (1.02%) JIRA
4 3 (0.77%) ERwin
4 3 (0.77%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.77%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.77%) Selenium
5 2 (0.51%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.51%) Maven
5 2 (0.51%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.26%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.26%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.26%) VisualVM
General
1 135 (34.53%) Finance
2 46 (11.76%) Banking
3 15 (3.84%) Investment Banking
4 14 (3.58%) Retail
5 8 (2.05%) Back Office
5 8 (2.05%) Marketing
6 7 (1.79%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.53%) Legal
8 3 (0.77%) Law
8 3 (0.77%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.51%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.51%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.51%) Front Office
9 2 (0.51%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.51%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.26%) Advertising
10 1 (0.26%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.26%) Local Government
10 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 142 (36.32%) Developer
2 110 (28.13%) Analyst
3 75 (19.18%) Cognos Developer
4 47 (12.02%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 40 (10.23%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 38 (9.72%) Data Analyst
7 34 (8.70%) Architect
7 34 (8.70%) SQL Developer
8 30 (7.67%) Cognos BI Developer
9 23 (5.88%) Business Analyst
10 22 (5.63%) Consultant
10 22 (5.63%) Solutions Architect
11 18 (4.60%) Applications Support
12 16 (4.09%) Business Intelligence Manager
12 16 (4.09%) Business Manager
13 14 (3.58%) Data Manager
13 14 (3.58%) SQL Analyst
13 14 (3.58%) SQL BI Developer
14 13 (3.32%) Report Analyst
15 11 (2.81%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (5.63%) .NET
2 13 (3.32%) ASP.NET
3 11 (2.81%) Web Services
4 10 (2.56%) XML
5 9 (2.30%) HTML
6 4 (1.02%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (1.02%) MDX
7 3 (0.77%) AngularJS
7 3 (0.77%) D3.js
7 3 (0.77%) J2EE
7 3 (0.77%) JMX
7 3 (0.77%) JSON
7 3 (0.77%) JSP
8 2 (0.51%) CSS
8 2 (0.51%) EJB
8 2 (0.51%) JAXB
8 2 (0.51%) JMS
8 2 (0.51%) Middleware
8 2 (0.51%) XML Schema
8 2 (0.51%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 62 (15.86%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (6.14%) Management Information System
3 15 (3.84%) Visualisation
4 12 (3.07%) Data Integration
5 9 (2.30%) Virtual Team
6 8 (2.05%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (1.28%) Reinsurance
8 5 (1.28%) Social Media
8 5 (1.28%) Streaming Video
9 4 (1.02%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.02%) User Experience
10 3 (0.77%) Clustering
10 3 (0.77%) Data Conversion
10 3 (0.77%) Data Extraction
10 3 (0.77%) Grid Computing
10 3 (0.77%) Replication
11 2 (0.51%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.51%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.51%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 22 (5.63%) Windows
2 16 (4.09%) Unix
3 9 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (1.53%) Linux
4 6 (1.53%) Solaris
5 5 (1.28%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.77%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.51%) AIX
7 2 (0.51%) Android
7 2 (0.51%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.51%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.26%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (63.17%) Business Intelligence
2 93 (23.79%) ETL
3 77 (19.69%) Data Modelling
4 48 (12.28%) Analytics
5 47 (12.02%) Stakeholder Management
6 46 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (9.72%) Migration
8 33 (8.44%) User Acceptance Testing
9 32 (8.18%) Data Management
10 27 (6.91%) Project Management
11 23 (5.88%) ITIL
12 21 (5.37%) Waterfall
13 20 (5.12%) Data Analysis
13 20 (5.12%) Six Sigma
14 19 (4.86%) ERP
15 18 (4.60%) Lean Six Sigma
16 17 (4.35%) Data Migration
16 17 (4.35%) Systems Analysis
17 16 (4.09%) Business Analysis
17 16 (4.09%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 155 (39.64%) SQL
2 31 (7.93%) PL/SQL
3 23 (5.88%) Java
3 23 (5.88%) T-SQL
4 14 (3.58%) Shell Script
5 13 (3.32%) VBA
6 11 (2.81%) C
6 11 (2.81%) C#
7 10 (2.56%) Python
8 9 (2.30%) JavaScript
8 9 (2.30%) VB
9 6 (1.53%) Perl
10 5 (1.28%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.02%) R
12 3 (0.77%) C++
12 3 (0.77%) VBScript
13 2 (0.51%) Korn
13 2 (0.51%) RPG
13 2 (0.51%) Scala
14 1 (0.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (4.60%) Degree
1 18 (4.60%) Security Cleared
2 13 (3.32%) SC Cleared
3 3 (0.77%) ISEB
3 3 (0.77%) ISTQB
3 3 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.51%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.51%) MCP
5 1 (0.26%) AAT
5 1 (0.26%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.26%) CCNA
5 1 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.26%) IBM Certification
5 1 (0.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.26%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.84%) Data Quality
2 7 (1.79%) QA
3 5 (1.28%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.77%) SLA
5 2 (0.51%) JSP 440
System Software
1 10 (2.56%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.53%) Apache Flume
3 2 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.26%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (1.28%) Control-M
2 3 (0.77%) Oozie
2 3 (0.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (0.51%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (0.51%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (0.51%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (0.51%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.51%) OpenSSO
3 2 (0.51%) OpenView
3 2 (0.51%) SCCM
4 1 (0.26%) Cacti
4 1 (0.26%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.26%) Nagios
4 1 (0.26%) Netcool
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.26%) Puppet
4 1 (0.26%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.26%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (0.26%) vRealize
Vendors
1 80 (20.46%) Oracle
2 75 (19.18%) Microsoft
3 55 (14.07%) Tableau
4 53 (13.55%) SAP
5 47 (12.02%) IBM
6 43 (11.00%) Informatica
7 29 (7.42%) Teradata
8 27 (6.91%) Hyperion
9 16 (4.09%) JD Edwards
10 15 (3.84%) MicroStrategy
11 8 (2.05%) CODA
12 7 (1.79%) Netezza
13 5 (1.28%) Lotus
13 5 (1.28%) Sun
13 5 (1.28%) Talend
14 3 (0.77%) Adobe
14 3 (0.77%) Cisco
14 3 (0.77%) F5
14 3 (0.77%) Infor
14 3 (0.77%) Red Box
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