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 1 July 2015 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 115 112 101
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Contract jobs citing Cognos 6 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.29% 0.44% 0.57%
As % of the Vendors category 0.61% 0.87% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 8
Average daily rate
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£438 £458 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.37% +25.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £373 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £503 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.25 £20.50 £13.35
% change year-on-year
+32.92% +53.55%
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
983 1038 976
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 47.01% 50.36% 55.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 616 542 509
Average daily rate £388 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £223 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 59 121
Average hourly rate £15.00 £22.75 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.06% -9.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.49 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -10.25%

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
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 1 July 2015. 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
Havant - 2 £450 -
Cognos
South East

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 9 (60.00%) Analytics
2 7 (46.67%) Bash Shell
2 7 (46.67%) WebSphere
2 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
2 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (26.67%) MS Office
4 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
4 4 (26.67%) Supplier Management
5 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle
6 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
6 2 (13.33%) SPSS
6 2 (13.33%) Migration
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (13.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (13.33%) Cognos Report Studio
7 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
7 1 (6.67%) Cognos Analysis Studio
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
7 1 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
7 1 (6.67%) Data Architecture

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 7 (46.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 7 (46.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.67%) FileNet
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) SPSS
3 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (20.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (13.33%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) ActiveReports
3 1 (6.67%) Big Data
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 1 (6.67%) Cognos Event Studio
3 1 (6.67%) Cognos Transformer
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.67%) Cognos Impromptu
3 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) ERwin
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Applications Specialist
1 7 (46.67%) WebSphere Specialist
1 7 (46.67%) Server Specialist
1 7 (46.67%) WebSphere Server Specialist
2 5 (33.33%) Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Cognos Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Data Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Cognos Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Data Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Analytics
2 4 (26.67%) Supplier Management
2 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.67%) ETL
5 1 (6.67%) Service Management
5 1 (6.67%) Data Management
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
5 1 (6.67%) Data Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Data Governance
5 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.67%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (6.67%) Physical Data Model
5 1 (6.67%) Database Theory
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
1 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) ILOG