The table below looks at the statistics for Cognos Business Intelligence skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Cognos BI)
Rank 93 - 73
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.24% - 0.10%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.78% - 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.00
Cognos Business Intelligence
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Business Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
144 163 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 8.81% 12.82% 9.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 77 33
Average daily rate £450 £365 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% -27.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £263 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £645
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £408 £425
% change year-on-year
+4.29% -4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £15.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £33.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-46.96% -12.69%

Cognos Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Cognos Business Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Cognos Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Cognos Business Intelligence Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) Cognos
1 9 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 5 (55.56%) Cognos Report Studio
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) TDD
2 5 (55.56%) Data Modelling
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) MS Office
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 4 (44.44%) ETL
3 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) Kimball Methodology
3 4 (44.44%) Data Transformation
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (44.44%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 4 (44.44%) Cognos Transformer
3 4 (44.44%) Data Structures
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (44.44%) MS Office
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 5 (55.56%) Cognos Report Studio
3 4 (44.44%) Cognos Transformer
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (44.44%) Cognos Analysis Studio
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Cognos Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior Cognos Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Lead Developer
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Cognos BI Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (55.56%) Data Modelling
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) TDD
3 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) Kimball Methodology
3 4 (44.44%) Data Transformation
3 4 (44.44%) ETL
3 4 (44.44%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Java
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cognos
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft