The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 115 115 110
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing Cognos 4 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.19% 0.22% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 0.50% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 7
Median daily rate £385 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% -15.78%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
- +39.13%
Cognos
South East

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

Vendors Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1191 991 974
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 55.11% 44.38% 47.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 738 558 520
Median daily rate £390 £375 £357
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +5.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 66 65
Median hourly rate £29.00 £21.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.88% -4.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Cognos
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Cognos Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Cognos
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Cognos Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 4 (50.00%) ILOG
1 4 (50.00%) SPSS
1 4 (50.00%) Service Management
1 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (50.00%) Change Control
2 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) Trillium
3 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) JDBC
3 2 (25.00%) Struts
3 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (25.00%) Data Management
3 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Spring
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (25.00%) Database Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Cognos Report Studio

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Applications
1 4 (50.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) Cognos Report Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Applications Support
2 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Project Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Support Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Data Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (25.00%) JDBC
1 2 (25.00%) Spring
1 2 (25.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Change Control
1 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Data Management
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) Database Tuning
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
4 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Master Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) ILOG
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Trillium
3 1 (12.50%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (12.50%) SAP