The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 35 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cognos 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.41% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.85% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
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 Kent region.

Vendors Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
117 115 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 47.76% 39.66% 52.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 75 93
Median daily rate £325 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £201 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Median hourly rate £14.45 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.89% +5.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.93 £17.77 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -1.27%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing Cognos as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Cognos
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cognos across the Kent region.

Cognos Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Cognos
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cognos across the Kent region.

Cognos Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 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 Kent region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (60.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 2 (40.00%) ActiveReports
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) iPad
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VBScript
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) OLAP
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (20.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (20.00%) Planning and Forecasting

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) ActiveReports
2 2 (40.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (20.00%) DTS
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) OLAP
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Cognos Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) DBA
3 1 (20.00%) HR Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) HR Data Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Production DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Production Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Report Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) iPad
1 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Data Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Planning and Forecasting
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VBA
1 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft