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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cognos
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
Rank - 15 -
Contract jobs citing Cognos 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough - 5.68% -
As % of the Vendors category - 9.80% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £69.07 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-76.11% +25.58%

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
41 51 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 46.07% 57.95% 54.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 19 44
Median daily rate £394 £313 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.00% +48.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £174 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 17
Median hourly rate £17.00 £10.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.90% -12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Peterborough region citing Cognos as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cognos 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Unix Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Unix Developer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle