The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank - - 22
Contract jobs citing Cognos 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - - 1.23%
As % of the Vendors category - - 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 - £82.00
Cognos
England

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

Vendors Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
76 87 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 58.46% 49.71% 57.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 47 24
Median daily rate £475 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £316 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £647
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £9.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Cognos
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Cognos Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Cognos
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Cognos Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands