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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 112 116 105
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Contract jobs citing Cognos 6 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.32% 0.50% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 0.98% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 6
Median daily rate £575 £550 £476
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% +15.54%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £425 £390
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £69.07 - £53.50
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
1043 1128 1092
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 55.87% 50.99% 52.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 638 663 597
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 54 62
Median hourly rate £30.63 £27.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.36% +27.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Portsmouth - 4 £575 -
Havant -1 3 - -
Cognos
South East

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Streaming Video
2 5 (45.45%) Service Management
2 5 (45.45%) PCI DSS
2 5 (45.45%) ILOG
2 5 (45.45%) SPSS
2 5 (45.45%) Office 365
2 5 (45.45%) Social Media
3 4 (36.36%) Change Control
3 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
3 4 (36.36%) IBM
3 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
3 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
4 3 (27.27%) Workflow
4 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (27.27%) Case Management
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
5 1 (9.09%) Tivoli
5 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (9.09%) Netcool
5 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) ETL
5 1 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) SPSS
2 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Cognos Framework Manager
1 1 (9.09%) Cognos Query Studio
1 1 (9.09%) Cognos Report Studio
1 1 (9.09%) DB2
1 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Architect
2 5 (45.45%) Applications Support
2 5 (45.45%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Customer Solutions Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Applications Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Applications Project Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Applications Support Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Cognos BI Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Cognos Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Cognos Support
5 1 (9.09%) Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Cognos Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Social Media
1 5 (45.45%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Service Management
3 4 (36.36%) Change Control
3 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
3 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
4 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (27.27%) Case Management
4 3 (27.27%) Workflow
5 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) ETL
5 1 (9.09%) Inmon Methodology
5 1 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Netcool
1 1 (9.09%) Tivoli
1 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) ILOG
3 4 (36.36%) IBM