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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank - 75 66
Contract jobs citing Cognos 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes - 0.11% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.25% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
- +39.13%
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
330 408 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 44.12% 45.08% 40.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 186 171
Median daily rate £425 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £213 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 21
Median hourly rate £11.50 £10.04 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.59% +11.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.91 £9.00 £8.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £40.00 £15.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 4 May 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 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Tableau
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (33.33%) Power BI
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (33.33%) SAP BW
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) QlikView
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) Reference Data

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 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) Power BI
2 1 (33.33%) QlikView
2 1 (33.33%) SAP BW
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Tableau Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
1 1 (33.33%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Tableau
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) SAP