The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Hampshire region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 111 101 78
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -23
Contract jobs citing Cognos 6 13 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.29% 0.74% 1.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.59% 1.42% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 8
Average daily rate £450 £395 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.83% -6.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £333 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £450 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £391 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.35 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £23.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.12% +23.68%
Vendors Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1011 916 959
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 48.77% 52.19% 53.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 547 540 453
Average daily rate £363 £365 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% -1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £487
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 96 107
Average hourly rate £26.00 £19.63 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.48% -27.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Cognos
South East

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 23 April 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Havant -9 2 £488 +38.69%
Southampton -9 1 £250 -
Basingstoke - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Cognos
South East

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 5 (55.56%) Oracle
1 5 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 3 (33.33%) ETL
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (22.22%) Business Objects
3 2 (22.22%) CRM
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) SLA
3 2 (22.22%) Star Schema
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) ERwin
3 2 (22.22%) CAD
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Validation
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (22.22%) Network Design
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (22.22%) Tableau
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (11.11%) ResourceLink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (22.22%) Star Schema
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (11.11%) DataStage
4 1 (11.11%) Cognos Powerplay
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) ERwin
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Applications Support
3 2 (22.22%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Implementation Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) ETL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Business Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 3 (33.33%) ETL
3 2 (22.22%) CRM
3 2 (22.22%) CAD
3 2 (22.22%) Validation
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Network Design
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) System Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Business Objects
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Tableau
3 1 (11.11%) Informatica
3 1 (11.11%) IBM