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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 79 104 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Contract jobs citing Cognos 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.62% 0.062% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.42% 0.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Median daily rate £525 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 - £82.00
Cognos
West Yorkshire

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
493 552 445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 43.47% 34.18% 37.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 327 276
Median daily rate £410 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £533 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 23 5
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £14.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +0.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.18 £12.14 £12.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £28.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cognos across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Cognos Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 10 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (66.67%) Finance
3 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
3 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (41.67%) Cognos TM1
6 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (33.33%) Supplier Management
6 4 (33.33%) Business Transformation
6 4 (33.33%) Project Management
6 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
6 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
7 3 (25.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 3 (25.00%) Planning and Forecasting
7 3 (25.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 3 (25.00%) Banking
7 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (16.67%) Cognos Planning
9 1 (8.33%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (8.33%) ETL Development
9 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
9 1 (8.33%) C
9 1 (8.33%) ETL
9 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (8.33%) SAP
9 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
9 1 (8.33%) VBA

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 5 (41.67%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (25.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Cognos Planning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Data Services
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Architect
1 6 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Cognos Developer
4 3 (25.00%) TM1 Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Business Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
6 1 (8.33%) Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
6 1 (8.33%) SQL BI Developer
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
6 1 (8.33%) TM1 Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) TM1 Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Business Transformation
2 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 3 (25.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 3 (25.00%) Planning and Forecasting
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C
2 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (8.33%) VBA
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) SAP