The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 46 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing Cognos 2 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.47% 1.68% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.09% 3.80% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Average daily rate £450 £435 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £416
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.90%
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
Nottinghamshire

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

Vendors Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
184 158 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 42.89% 44.13% 45.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 72 56
Average daily rate £300 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 11
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.75 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -8.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £10.93 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £24.25 £20.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Cognos
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Cognos Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Cognos
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Cognos Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Cognos
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) SPSS
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Unica
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) IBM InfoSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Unica
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) IBM InfoSphere
General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (50.00%) ETL Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM