The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 112 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -
Contract jobs citing Cognos 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.082% 0.30% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £21.25 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+100.00% +3.65%
Cognos
Tyne and Wear

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

Vendors Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
781 225 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 64.12% 33.38% 46.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 112 111
Median daily rate £280 £294 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -11.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 24 13
Median hourly rate £28.00 £14.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.10% -42.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.35 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £32.30 £41.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Cognos
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Cognos Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Cognos
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Cognos Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) AIX
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 4 (100.00%) LDAP
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) DB2
1 4 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (100.00%) JSP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Sun
1 4 (100.00%) OpenView
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) BEA
1 4 (100.00%) iPlanet
1 4 (100.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Clustering
1 4 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 4 (100.00%) JSP 440
1 4 (100.00%) EMC NetWorker

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) iPlanet
1 4 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 4 (100.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (50.00%) WebLogic Portal
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) LDAP
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) FTP
3 2 (50.00%) NAS
3 2 (50.00%) SSH
4 1 (25.00%) HTTP
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) DB2
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Chief Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) JSP
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Clustering
2 2 (50.00%) Grid Computing
2 2 (50.00%) HP Storage
2 2 (50.00%) HP StoreVirtual
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) AIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 4 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) QMS
3 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) JSP 440
2 3 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 4 (100.00%) OpenView
1 4 (100.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (50.00%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (50.00%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) BEA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) F5
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Opsware
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) Sun
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 2 (50.00%) BMC
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) Qualys
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec
2 2 (50.00%) Veritas