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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Cognos BI)
Rank 152 155 120
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -35
Contract jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 5 7 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.17% 0.68%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.51% 1.69% 5.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 14
Median daily rate £375 £538 £482
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.23% +11.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £488 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £588 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £450 £413
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 - -
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
331 415 390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 10.31% 9.91% 12.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 187 194
Median daily rate £475 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 4
Median hourly rate £20.50 £52.47 £21.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.93% +139.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £43.06 £15.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.60 £52.47 £26.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £39.00 £21.09
% change year-on-year
-41.02% +84.96%

Cognos Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Cognos Business Intelligence as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 7 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence within the North West region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 2 - - 1
Cheshire +14 1 £375 -21.05%
Lancashire -7 1 £325 -
Cognos Business Intelligence
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 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 North West region with a requirement for Cognos Business Intelligence.

1 14 (100.00%) Cognos
1 14 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (57.14%) Cognos TM1
3 6 (42.86%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 5 (35.71%) Finance
5 3 (21.43%) Change Management
5 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (14.29%) Data Structures
6 2 (14.29%) SDLC
6 2 (14.29%) Cognos Report Studio
6 2 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
6 2 (14.29%) IBM
6 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
7 1 (7.14%) ETL
7 1 (7.14%) SQL
7 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
7 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
7 1 (7.14%) MS Office
7 1 (7.14%) SAP
7 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
7 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (7.14%) Benchmarking
7 1 (7.14%) Project Management
7 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (7.14%) Retail
7 1 (7.14%) Information Management
7 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
7 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (7.14%) ResourceLink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Cognos Report Studio
2 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
3 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.14%) Star Schema
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Cognos Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Cognos BI Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Business Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Cognos Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) TM1 Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) TM1 Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Business Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Implementation Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Project Implementation Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (21.43%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
3 2 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Benchmarking
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.14%) ETL
4 1 (7.14%) Information Management
4 1 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
1 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cognos
2 2 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Northgate
3 1 (7.14%) SAP