The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Gloucestershire 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.

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

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank - - 78
Contract jobs citing Cognos 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - - 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £391 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £23.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.12% +23.68%
Vendors Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
195 163 388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 51.05% 49.10% 49.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 90 239
Average daily rate £350 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £375 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 7 28
Average hourly rate £14.88 £25.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.50% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £9.50 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Cognos
South West

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cognos across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Cognos
South West

Cognos
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Cognos 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.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (100.00%) NFS
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) OpenView
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Informatica
1 2 (100.00%) ReportNet
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Teamcenter
1 2 (100.00%) Teradata
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Cognos 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (100.00%) ReportNet
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) NFS
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Informatica
1 2 (100.00%) Teradata