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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cognos
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 61 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Cognos 5 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.76% 0.41% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.54% 0.96% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £438 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £69.07 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-76.11% +25.58%

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
325 311 412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 49.39% 42.78% 49.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 158 209
Median daily rate £398 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.56% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 13
Median hourly rate £10.80 £16.20 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.31% +11.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £10.14 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £60.00 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 9 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 5 (100.00%) PMO
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Retail
3 3 (60.00%) JIRA
4 2 (40.00%) Business Forecasting
4 2 (40.00%) CIMA
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) ACCA

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 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Data Analyst
3 3 (60.00%) HR Analyst
3 3 (60.00%) HR Data Analyst
3 3 (60.00%) Report Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) PMO Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Forecasting
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ACCA
1 2 (40.00%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft