The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cognos 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 5.75% - -
As % of the Vendors category 9.80% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
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
Cambridgeshire

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

Vendors Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
51 91 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 58.62% 54.49% 44.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 55 28
Average daily rate £325 £235 £241
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.29% -2.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £104 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £428 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 8
Average hourly rate £10.50 £12.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £12.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £20.00 £12.00
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 Peterborough

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Cognos
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Cognos Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Cognos
Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cognos across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Cognos Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

Cognos
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (60.00%) BPMN
2 3 (60.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (40.00%) Resource Management
3 2 (40.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) QlikView
3 2 (40.00%) Tableau
3 2 (40.00%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) Hyperion
3 2 (40.00%) JD Edwards
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) User Experience

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 3 (60.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (40.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (40.00%) QlikView
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Technical Business Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Finance Business Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Finance Systems Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Financial Business Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Report Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) TM1 Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) BPMN
3 2 (40.00%) ERP
3 2 (40.00%) Resource Management
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Hyperion
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) JD Edwards
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) Tableau