The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 24 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 Leeds 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 80 - 51
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cognos 6 0 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.52% - 1.86%
As % of the Vendors category 1.15% - 3.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 14
Average daily rate £394 - £288
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 - £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.18% +5.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-16.36% +44.73%
Vendors Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
520 290 431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 45.06% 38.11% 47.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 141 234
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £214 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £468 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 13 25
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.30% +18.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £10.32 £11.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.10 £35.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Cognos
West Yorkshire

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cognos across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 8 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (66.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) UNIX
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) Marketing
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 1 (11.11%) ActiveReports
5 1 (11.11%) Change Control
5 1 (11.11%) Informatica
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 1 (11.11%) ETL
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 1 (11.11%) OLAP
5 1 (11.11%) SAP
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 6 (66.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) OLAP
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (11.11%) ActiveReports
General
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Administrator
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 3 (33.33%) Cognos Specialist
1 3 (33.33%) Cognos Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Cognos Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Cognos Developer
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) SAP
1 1 (11.11%) Informatica
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