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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Cognos BI)
Rank 431 412 411
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -1
Contract jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 8 13 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.035% 0.056% 0.15%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.46% 0.69% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 18
Median daily rate £480 £488 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +9.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £511 £583
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £413
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £69.07 - £22.50
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
1734 1872 2493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.52% 8.05% 10.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1147 1157 1479
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £423 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.59% -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 14
Median hourly rate £19.50 £38.80 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.74% +41.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.90 £23.00 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.90 £121.00 £32.82
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+105.71% -44.44%

Cognos Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Cognos Business Intelligence as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 August 2016.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 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 London region with a requirement for Cognos Business Intelligence.

1 24 (100.00%) Cognos
1 24 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (75.00%) Finance
3 15 (62.50%) Oracle
4 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
4 14 (58.33%) SQL
5 13 (54.17%) IBM
6 12 (50.00%) HP
6 12 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
7 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
7 11 (45.83%) MS Office
7 11 (45.83%) Toad
7 11 (45.83%) SharePoint
8 10 (41.67%) ISEB
8 10 (41.67%) Integration Testing
9 9 (37.50%) ISTQB
9 9 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 9 (37.50%) System Integration Testing
10 8 (33.33%) Test Scripting
11 5 (20.83%) Project Management
11 5 (20.83%) ETL
11 5 (20.83%) Functional Testing
11 5 (20.83%) Non-Functional Testing
11 5 (20.83%) Cognos Report Studio
11 5 (20.83%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 5 (20.83%) Exploratory Testing
12 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
12 4 (16.67%) Hadoop
12 4 (16.67%) Relational Database

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (45.83%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 11 (45.83%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
3 5 (20.83%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 5 (20.83%) Cognos Report Studio
4 4 (16.67%) Hadoop
4 4 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 2 (8.33%) Apache Hive
5 2 (8.33%) Big Data
5 2 (8.33%) DataStage
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (8.33%) Snowflake Schema
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (8.33%) SQLPlus
5 2 (8.33%) Star Schema
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Toad
General
1 18 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Analyst
1 8 (33.33%) Developer
1 8 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Software Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Cognos Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Cognos BI Developer
4 3 (12.50%) ETL Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Tester
5 2 (8.33%) Applications Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Cognos Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (8.33%) N-Tier
1 2 (8.33%) Reference Data
2 1 (4.17%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (41.67%) Integration Testing
3 9 (37.50%) System Integration Testing
4 8 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 5 (20.83%) ETL
5 5 (20.83%) Exploratory Testing
5 5 (20.83%) Functional Testing
5 5 (20.83%) Non-Functional Testing
5 5 (20.83%) Project Management
6 2 (8.33%) Analytics
6 2 (8.33%) Big Data Analytics
6 2 (8.33%) Change Data Capture
6 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Data Analytics
6 2 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (8.33%) MapReduce
6 2 (8.33%) Process Management
7 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
7 1 (4.17%) SDLC
7 1 (4.17%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
2 2 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (4.17%) C#
3 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) ISEB
2 9 (37.50%) ISTQB
2 9 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 3 (12.50%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 12 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (8.33%) Control-M
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Cognos
2 15 (62.50%) Oracle
3 13 (54.17%) IBM
4 12 (50.00%) HP
5 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.33%) Tableau
6 2 (8.33%) Teradata
7 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com