The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 64 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cognos 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.30% - 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.63% - 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £425 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £27.25 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-24.77% +32.92%
Cognos
Buckinghamshire

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

Vendors Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
315 389 385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 46.81% 46.92% 42.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 190 211
Median daily rate £400 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 17 24
Median hourly rate £9.00 £10.04 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.31% -25.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.00 £8.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £29.50 £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+15.24% +7.19%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Cognos
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Cognos Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Cognos
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) Tableau
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Teradata
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) QlikView
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (25.00%) Reference Data
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (25.00%) Power BI
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Power BI
3 1 (25.00%) QlikView
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Tableau Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (25.00%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Tableau
1 2 (50.00%) Teradata
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft