The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cognos
Rank 88 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Cognos 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.091% 0.22% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £315 £495 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £69.07 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-76.11% +25.58%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Vendors Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
413 478 441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 37.79% 34.71% 38.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 321 298
Median daily rate £375 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £301 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 5
Median hourly rate £14.20 £13.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £12.00 £11.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £37.35 £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Cognos
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Cognos Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Cognos
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Cognos Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Cognos
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 7 (87.50%) SQL
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
1 7 (87.50%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (62.50%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) Project Management
4 4 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (50.00%) Business Transformation
4 4 (50.00%) Supplier Management
4 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 4 (50.00%) IFRS
4 4 (50.00%) IFRS 9
5 1 (12.50%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (12.50%) Tableau
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Architect
1 6 (75.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Cognos Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL BI Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server BI Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (12.50%) TM1 Developer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 4 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) IFRS
1 4 (50.00%) IFRS 9
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Tableau