The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Cognos 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £428 £400 £416
% change year-on-year
+6.87% -3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £69.07 £55.00 £17.48
% change year-on-year
+25.58% +214.73%
Cognos
South East

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

Vendors Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
84 67 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 55.63% 36.41% 63.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 42 79
Average daily rate £380 £396 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.04% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £264 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £433 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Cognos
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Cognos Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Cognos
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Cognos Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Cognos
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region citing Cognos 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.

1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Tableau
2 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (50.00%) PowerPivot
2 1 (50.00%) Star Schema
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Hyperion
2 1 (50.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (50.00%) SAP APO
2 1 (50.00%) SAP BI

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region citing Cognos 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SAP APO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) SAP BI
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) Star Schema
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Junior
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Hyperion
1 1 (50.00%) JD Edwards
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) Tableau