The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the North East region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Cognos 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £399
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 - £20.00
Vendors Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
261 147 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 49.62% 43.11% 46.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 62 119
Average daily rate £331 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.42% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £520 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 23 22
Average hourly rate £25.00 £11.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.27% -48.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £32.50 £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
Cognos
England

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

Cognos
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing Cognos also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cognos.

1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing Cognos also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cognos. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft