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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 99 95 77
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -18
Contract jobs citing Cognos 23 6 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.03% 0.37% 1.21%
As % of the Vendors category 1.99% 0.76% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 8
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£453 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.31% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £380 £382
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £440 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £420 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £82.00 £17.48 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+369.24% -46.23%
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
1158 788 816
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 52.09% 49.07% 52.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 596 416 358
Average daily rate £350 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £469 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 50 94
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.48 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cognos across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cognos across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Cognos Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke 0 2 - -
Portsmouth - - - - 1
Southampton - - - -
Cognos
South East

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 17 (53.13%) Security Cleared
2 15 (46.88%) IBM
3 14 (43.75%) SC Cleared
4 13 (40.63%) SPSS
5 12 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
6 10 (31.25%) ILOG
7 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
8 7 (21.88%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (21.88%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (18.75%) Service Management
9 6 (18.75%) Finance
10 5 (15.63%) Analytics
10 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (15.63%) ETL
11 4 (12.50%) .NET
11 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
11 4 (12.50%) Tivoli
11 4 (12.50%) Tivoli Monitoring
11 4 (12.50%) Netcool
11 4 (12.50%) Netcool/OMNIbus
11 4 (12.50%) CSS
11 4 (12.50%) HTML
11 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
11 4 (12.50%) OLAP
11 4 (12.50%) MDX
11 4 (12.50%) Data Mart
11 4 (12.50%) OLAP Cube
11 4 (12.50%) Cognos Query Studio

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (6.25%) FileNet
1 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (40.63%) SPSS
2 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.88%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (12.50%) OLAP
4 4 (12.50%) Data Mart
4 4 (12.50%) OLAP Cube
4 4 (12.50%) Cognos Query Studio
4 4 (12.50%) Cognos Analysis Studio
4 4 (12.50%) Cognos Report Studio
4 4 (12.50%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Cognos Transformer
5 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (9.38%) QlikView
6 2 (6.25%) DB2
7 1 (3.13%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) StarTeam
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Developer
1 10 (31.25%) Cognos Developer
2 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 6 (18.75%) Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Cognos BI Developer
3 3 (9.38%) Business Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Data Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Support Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Applications Support
4 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Applications Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Support Technician
4 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (6.25%) Cognos Specialist
4 2 (6.25%) Service Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Business Data Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Cognos Support
4 2 (6.25%) Applications Support Technician
5 1 (3.13%) Business Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) .NET
1 4 (12.50%) CSS
1 4 (12.50%) HTML
1 4 (12.50%) MDX
2 2 (6.25%) XML
2 2 (6.25%) REST
3 1 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) NHS
2 2 (6.25%) Informatics
2 2 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (18.75%) Service Management
3 5 (15.63%) Analytics
3 5 (15.63%) ETL
4 4 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 3 (9.38%) ITIL
6 2 (6.25%) Migration
6 2 (6.25%) Data Migration
6 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.25%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) Data Governance
6 2 (6.25%) Data Analytics
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (3.13%) ITIL V3
7 1 (3.13%) Investment Management
7 1 (3.13%) Statistical Analysis
7 1 (3.13%) Data Management
7 1 (3.13%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (9.38%) SQL
3 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (53.13%) Security Cleared
2 14 (43.75%) SC Cleared
3 4 (12.50%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Tivoli
1 4 (12.50%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 4 (12.50%) Netcool
1 4 (12.50%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) IBM
2 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 10 (31.25%) ILOG
3 3 (9.38%) i2
4 2 (6.25%) Business Objects
5 1 (3.13%) Tableau
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