The table below looks at the statistics for Cognos Business Intelligence skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Cognos BI)
Rank 120 - 130
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 24 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.74% - 0.100%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.47% - 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 0
Average daily rate
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£502 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cognos Business Intelligence
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Business Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
371 231 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 11.48% 8.16% 10.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 102 122
Average daily rate £440 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £562 £505 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 14
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £45.18
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -61.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.15 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £44.99 £62.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -2.77%

Cognos Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Cognos Business Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Cognos Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Cognos Business Intelligence Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Cognos Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence across the North West region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Cognos Business Intelligence Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Cognos Business Intelligence
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Cognos Business Intelligence Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Cognos Business Intelligence
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 5 £333 -
Cognos Business Intelligence
England

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Cognos Business Intelligence 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 Business Intelligence.

1 27 (100.00%) Cognos
1 27 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (59.26%) Security Cleared
3 15 (55.56%) SC Cleared
4 10 (37.04%) Cognos Report Studio
4 10 (37.04%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 10 (37.04%) SQL
5 7 (25.93%) Data Modelling
5 7 (25.93%) Finance
5 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (22.22%) Cognos Analysis Studio
7 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (18.52%) TDD
7 5 (18.52%) Oracle
7 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
8 4 (14.81%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (14.81%) Project Management
8 4 (14.81%) Java
8 4 (14.81%) Data Analysis
8 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
8 4 (14.81%) Cognos Transformer
8 4 (14.81%) Agile Project Management
9 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (7.41%) DSDM
10 2 (7.41%) ETL
10 2 (7.41%) Cisco
10 2 (7.41%) IBM
10 2 (7.41%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (7.41%) Aerospace

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Cognos Business Intelligence 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 Business Intelligence. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) Cognos Report Studio
1 10 (37.04%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 6 (22.22%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
4 4 (14.81%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (14.81%) Cognos Transformer
5 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (7.41%) Cognos Query Studio
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 24 (88.89%) Developer
1 24 (88.89%) Cognos Developer
2 17 (62.96%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 17 (62.96%) Cognos BI Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Business Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Lead Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Cognos Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Lead Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Report Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (25.93%) Data Modelling
2 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (18.52%) TDD
4 4 (14.81%) Project Management
4 4 (14.81%) Data Analysis
4 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
4 4 (14.81%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (7.41%) DSDM
5 2 (7.41%) ETL
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) Business Transformation
5 2 (7.41%) Analytics
5 2 (7.41%) Data Architecture
5 2 (7.41%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) Java
3 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (59.26%) Security Cleared
2 15 (55.56%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Cognos
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco
3 2 (7.41%) IBM