The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 17 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 Leicestershire 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank - - 29
Contract jobs citing Cognos 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - - 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £285
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £27.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-16.36% +37.50%
Vendors Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
163 112 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 46.18% 50.91% 43.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 40 37
Average daily rate £300 £300 £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £225 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £425 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 19 8
Average hourly rate £13.75 £16.00 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% +68.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £24.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Cognos
East Midlands

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cognos across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Cognos
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Cognos Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Cognos
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - - - -
Leicester - - - -
Cognos
East Midlands

Cognos
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Access
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Impromptu
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MS Access
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Impromptu
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Report Writer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Python