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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 105 102 92
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Contract jobs citing Cognos 13 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.62% 0.21% 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 1.27% 0.45% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
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£425 £488 £352
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% +38.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £413 £350
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £16.47 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+234.04% -40.12%
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
1023 897 664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 48.92% 47.64% 48.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 529 465 366
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £235 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 46 79
Average hourly rate £31.50 £30.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +110.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.20 £55.00 £37.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

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 5 March 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
Basingstoke - - - -
Portsmouth - - - - 1
Southampton - - - - 1
Cognos
South East

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 26 (72.22%) Security Cleared
2 24 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 15 (41.67%) SPSS
4 12 (33.33%) IBM
4 12 (33.33%) Analytics
5 11 (30.56%) Bash Shell
5 11 (30.56%) WebSphere
5 11 (30.56%) WebSphere Application Server
5 11 (30.56%) Linux
6 10 (27.78%) ILOG
7 9 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (19.44%) Service Management
8 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
9 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 6 (16.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (13.89%) i2
11 4 (11.11%) ITIL
11 4 (11.11%) Tivoli
11 4 (11.11%) Tivoli Monitoring
11 4 (11.11%) Netcool
11 4 (11.11%) Netcool/OMNIbus
11 4 (11.11%) SQL
11 4 (11.11%) FileNet
11 4 (11.11%) DV Cleared
11 4 (11.11%) Integration Testing
12 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (8.33%) QlikView
12 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 11 (30.56%) WebSphere
1 11 (30.56%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (11.11%) FileNet
Applications
1 15 (41.67%) SPSS
2 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.33%) QlikView
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) StarTeam
General
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Applications Specialist
1 9 (25.00%) WebSphere Specialist
1 9 (25.00%) Server Specialist
1 9 (25.00%) WebSphere Server Specialist
2 6 (16.67%) Analyst
3 4 (11.11%) Developer
3 4 (11.11%) Service Manager
3 4 (11.11%) Cognos Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Cognos Support
4 3 (8.33%) Data Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Applications Support
4 3 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Applications Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Support Technician
5 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) NHS
1 2 (5.56%) Informatics
1 2 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 11 (30.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Analytics
2 9 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (19.44%) Service Management
4 4 (11.11%) ITIL
4 4 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 2 (5.56%) Migration
5 2 (5.56%) Business Analysis
5 2 (5.56%) Data Governance
5 2 (5.56%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.56%) Data Protection
5 2 (5.56%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (2.78%) Data Analytics
6 1 (2.78%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (2.78%) Data Management
6 1 (2.78%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (2.78%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.78%) ETL
6 1 (2.78%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (30.56%) Bash Shell
2 4 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (72.22%) Security Cleared
2 24 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (11.11%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) Tivoli
1 4 (11.11%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 4 (11.11%) Netcool
1 4 (11.11%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) IBM
2 10 (27.78%) ILOG
3 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (13.89%) i2
5 2 (5.56%) Business Objects
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