The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 49 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cognos 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.65% - 0.63%
As % of the Vendors category 1.59% - 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £350 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £69.07 - £53.50
Cognos
South West

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

Vendors Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
189 185 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 40.73% 37.91% 51.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 109 144
Median daily rate £375 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £215 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 9
Median hourly rate £12.50 £15.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.63% -60.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.25 £20.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.00 £190.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.93 £17.77 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -1.27%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Cognos
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Cognos Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Cognos
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 3 (100.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) System Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Cognos Impromptu
2 2 (66.67%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Lumira

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) Cognos Impromptu
2 2 (66.67%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Lumira
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst Programmer
1 2 (66.67%) Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) System Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) IBM