The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Cognos 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.25 £20.50 £13.35
% change year-on-year
+32.92% +53.55%
Cognos
Manchester

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

Vendors Category
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
5 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 20.83% 14.29% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Average daily rate £430 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% +7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.95 - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.49 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -10.25%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Cognos
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Cognos Daily Rate Trend in Salford

Cognos
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 2 (100.00%) Data Transformation
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Data Structures

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 2 (100.00%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft