The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 14 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cognos 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.25% - -
As % of the Vendors category 4.44% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £27.25 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-24.77% +32.92%
Cognos
Surrey

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

Vendors Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
45 77 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 50.56% 50.00% 51.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 45 37
Median daily rate £400 £475 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +25.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £239 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 4
Median hourly rate £23.00 £15.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.03% -7.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.49% +7.19%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Cognos
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Cognos Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
1 3 (75.00%) SAS
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 2 (50.00%) Process Management
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) DataStage
2 2 (50.00%) QualityStage
2 2 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) MS Project
2 2 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Planview
2 2 (50.00%) Requirements Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 3 (75.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) DataStage
2 2 (50.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (50.00%) QualityStage
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) SAS EBI
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Data Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Lead Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Cognos BI Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Cognos Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 1 (25.00%) SAS Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SAS Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) MVS
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Process Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 2 (50.00%) Requirements Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Planview
3 1 (25.00%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (25.00%) SAP