The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank - - 54
Contract jobs citing Cognos 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - - 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £420
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £69.07 £55.00 £17.48
% change year-on-year
+25.58% +214.73%
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 North East region.

Vendors Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
367 316 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 39.80% 50.80% 58.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 198 147
Average daily rate £400 £365 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +40.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £257 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 32
Average hourly rate £19.50 £14.80 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.75% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.95 £12.10 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £33.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cognos across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Cognos
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Cognos Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Cognos
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Cognos Hourly Rate Trend in the North East