The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cognos
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank - 43 31
Contract jobs citing Cognos 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 1.08% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category - 2.08% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £288 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -32.35%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £430 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.75 £69.07 £70.00
% change year-on-year
-71.40% -1.32%

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

Vendors Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
86 144 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 36.29% 51.61% 42.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 57 60
Median daily rate £300 £288 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -8.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £114 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £417 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 15 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £37.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.66% +87.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.13 £10.70 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.25 £40.95 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £23.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-19.56% +35.29%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire region citing Cognos as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) CRM
1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (75.00%) MicroStrategy
1 3 (75.00%) WebTrends
1 3 (75.00%) Brio
1 3 (75.00%) Web Analytics
1 3 (75.00%) Omniture
1 3 (75.00%) Coremetrics
1 3 (75.00%) Web Development
1 3 (75.00%) Market Research
1 3 (75.00%) Adobe Analytics
1 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Search Engine Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Pay per click
2 2 (50.00%) SEO
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) CODA-Financials
3 1 (25.00%) CODA
3 1 (25.00%) Finance

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) WebTrends
2 1 (25.00%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Adobe Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Analytics
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) CRM
1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (75.00%) Market Research
1 3 (75.00%) Web Analytics
1 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Pay per click
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Search Engine Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Brio
1 3 (75.00%) Coremetrics
1 3 (75.00%) MicroStrategy
1 3 (75.00%) Omniture
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) CODA
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle