The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 93 95 80
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Contract jobs citing Cognos 8 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.43% 0.25% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.99% 0.56% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 1
Median daily rate £338 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £21.25 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+100.00% +3.65%
Cognos
North West

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

Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
808 716 518
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 43.63% 44.06% 41.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 454 390 290
Median daily rate £400 £325 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +0.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 29 33
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% -18.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.60 £37.00 £29.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Cognos as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Cognos
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Cognos Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Cognos
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Cognos Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Cognos
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 8 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) System Testing
2 4 (50.00%) ETL Development
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) SAP
2 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (50.00%) ETL
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Data Structures
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 2 (25.00%) IBM
5 1 (12.50%) Benchmarking
5 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (12.50%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Improvement

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (12.50%) Cognos Report Studio
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Cognos BI Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Cognos Developer
2 4 (50.00%) SQL BI Developer
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Developer
3 3 (37.50%) SAP BI Developer
3 3 (37.50%) SAP Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Cognos Consultant
4 2 (25.00%) Consultant
4 2 (25.00%) TM1 Consultant
5 1 (12.50%) Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Structures
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) ETL
2 4 (50.00%) ETL Development
2 4 (50.00%) System Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Benchmarking
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) IBM
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