The table below looks at the statistics for Cognos Business Intelligence skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Cognos BI)
Rank 247 216 216
Rank change year-on-year
-31 0
Contract jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 11 12 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.14% 0.28%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.39% 1.87% 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 11
Average daily rate
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£305 £484 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.98% +13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £443 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £509 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Business Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
790 643 784
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.03% 7.53% 9.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 309 376
Average daily rate £420 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £405
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 16
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -17.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.55 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £23.90 £60.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -2.77%

Cognos Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Cognos Business Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Cognos Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Cognos Business Intelligence Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Cognos Business Intelligence
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Cognos Business Intelligence Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Cognos Business Intelligence
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire - 6 £305 -
Berkshire -4 2 £380 -19.57%
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Surrey - - - - 1
Cognos Business Intelligence
England

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Cognos Business Intelligence 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 Business Intelligence.

1 18 (100.00%) Cognos
1 18 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 10 (55.56%) ETL
4 9 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (50.00%) OLAP
4 9 (50.00%) Cognos Query Studio
4 9 (50.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
4 9 (50.00%) Cognos Report Studio
4 9 (50.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 9 (50.00%) Cognos Transformer
5 7 (38.89%) IBM
5 7 (38.89%) Data Mart
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
7 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
7 4 (22.22%) CSS
7 4 (22.22%) HTML
7 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 4 (22.22%) .NET
7 4 (22.22%) MDX
7 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
7 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
7 4 (22.22%) Finance
7 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (22.22%) OLAP Cube
8 3 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
8 3 (16.67%) Star Schema

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Cognos Business Intelligence 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 Business Intelligence. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 15 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (50.00%) OLAP
2 9 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (50.00%) Cognos Query Studio
2 9 (50.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
2 9 (50.00%) Cognos Report Studio
2 9 (50.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 9 (50.00%) Cognos Transformer
3 7 (38.89%) Data Mart
4 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (22.22%) OLAP Cube
6 3 (16.67%) Star Schema
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
1 11 (61.11%) Cognos Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Consultant
3 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Cognos BI Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Cognos Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Support Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Cognos Support
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft BI Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) ETL Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) HTML
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
1 4 (22.22%) CSS
1 4 (22.22%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (55.56%) ETL
3 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 3 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (11.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Cognos
2 7 (38.89%) IBM
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) ILOG