The table below looks at the statistics for Cognos Business Intelligence skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Cognos BI)
Rank 376 362 340
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -22
Contract jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 19 25 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.091% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.97% 1.24% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 16
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.73% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £380 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £625 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cognos Business Intelligence
England

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

Business Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
1964 2021 1619
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.36% 9.25% 8.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1250 1184 931
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £282 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 24 10
Average hourly rate £42.75 £21.25 £23.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+101.17% -9.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £15.55 £18.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £78.50 £80.00 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-53.70% +5.00%

Cognos Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Cognos Business Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in London

Cognos Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Cognos Business Intelligence Daily Rate Trend in London

Cognos Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence across the London region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Cognos Business Intelligence Daily Rate Histogram in London

Cognos Business Intelligence
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Cognos Business Intelligence Hourly Rate Trend in London

Cognos Business Intelligence
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence within the London region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +17 6 £400 - 2
Docklands, London - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Cognos Business Intelligence
England

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Cognos Business Intelligence 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 Business Intelligence.

1 38 (100.00%) Cognos
1 38 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (60.53%) Finance
3 20 (52.63%) Cognos TM1
4 17 (44.74%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (39.47%) SQL
6 13 (34.21%) IBM
6 13 (34.21%) Cognos Report Studio
7 12 (31.58%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
8 9 (23.68%) Migration
8 9 (23.68%) Cognos Analysis Studio
8 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (21.05%) Data Migration
9 8 (21.05%) Data Cleansing
10 7 (18.42%) ISTQB
11 6 (15.79%) Test Planning
11 6 (15.79%) Project Management
11 6 (15.79%) PL/SQL
11 6 (15.79%) OLAP
11 6 (15.79%) Banking
12 5 (13.16%) QuickTest Pro
12 5 (13.16%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 4 (10.53%) Cognos Transformer
13 4 (10.53%) Cognos Query Studio
13 4 (10.53%) JMeter
13 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (10.53%) Data Modelling
13 4 (10.53%) Oracle
14 3 (7.89%) Sun

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Cognos Business Intelligence 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 Business Intelligence. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (52.63%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (2.63%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (44.74%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (34.21%) Cognos Report Studio
3 12 (31.58%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
4 9 (23.68%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 6 (15.79%) OLAP
6 4 (10.53%) Cognos Transformer
6 4 (10.53%) Cognos Query Studio
7 3 (7.89%) DB2
8 2 (5.26%) Data Mart
8 2 (5.26%) Oracle OLAP
8 2 (5.26%) Cognos Connection
8 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (2.63%) Essbase
9 1 (2.63%) QlikView
9 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (2.63%) ActiveReports
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (10.53%) JMeter
General
1 23 (60.53%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Publishing
3 2 (5.26%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Developer
2 13 (34.21%) Cognos Developer
3 12 (31.58%) Analyst
4 8 (21.05%) Test Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Test Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Cognos Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Cognos BI Developer
6 3 (7.89%) TM1 Developer
6 3 (7.89%) TM1 Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Test Leader
7 2 (5.26%) Lead Test Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Architect
8 1 (2.63%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 1 (2.63%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Derivative
2 1 (2.63%) Equities
2 1 (2.63%) Market Risk
2 1 (2.63%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.63%) FMCG
2 1 (2.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
1 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (23.68%) Migration
3 8 (21.05%) Data Migration
3 8 (21.05%) Data Cleansing
4 6 (15.79%) Test Planning
4 6 (15.79%) Project Management
5 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.53%) Data Modelling
6 3 (7.89%) ETL
6 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
6 3 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (7.89%) System Testing
6 3 (7.89%) Test Strategy
6 3 (7.89%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (5.26%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (5.26%) Business Analysis
7 2 (5.26%) Workflow
7 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 15 (39.47%) SQL
2 6 (15.79%) PL/SQL
3 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.63%) VBA
4 1 (2.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) ISTQB
2 5 (13.16%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) GAAP
2 2 (5.26%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) Cognos
2 13 (34.21%) IBM
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle
4 3 (7.89%) Sun
5 2 (5.26%) Netezza
5 2 (5.26%) SAP
5 2 (5.26%) Informatica
6 1 (2.63%) Hyperion
6 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.63%) Applix
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