The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 10 December 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 215 226 204
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -22
Contract jobs citing Cognos 31 37 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.39% 0.66%
As % of the Vendors category 0.82% 0.83% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 39
Median daily rate £388 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +11.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £400 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £523 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £23.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 - £82.00
Cognos
England

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

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3787 4476 4750
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.93% 47.49% 48.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2110 2445 2458
Median daily rate £400 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 241 294
Median hourly rate £17.25 £21.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.76% +26.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.59 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Cognos as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Cognos
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 across the South East region.

Cognos Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Cognos
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cognos across the South East region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Cognos Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Cognos
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 across the South East region.

Cognos Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Cognos
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the South East region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +4 15 £318 -25.29%
Buckinghamshire +23 5 £410 - 2
Surrey +20 5 £406 -9.72% 2
West Sussex +7 3 - - 2
Hampshire +20 2 - - 1
Cognos
England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 South East region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 71 (76.34%) Business Intelligence
2 41 (44.09%) SQL
3 38 (40.86%) Data Warehouse
4 32 (34.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 25 (26.88%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (26.88%) Finance
6 23 (24.73%) ETL
7 22 (23.66%) SQL Server
8 21 (22.58%) Oracle
9 17 (18.28%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (17.20%) Requirements Analysis
10 16 (17.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 15 (16.13%) Cognos TM1
11 15 (16.13%) Migration
11 15 (16.13%) Microsoft
12 14 (15.05%) Data Modelling
13 13 (13.98%) Data Management
14 12 (12.90%) SAP
14 12 (12.90%) Cognos Report Studio
14 12 (12.90%) Power BI
15 11 (11.83%) SQL Server 2014
15 11 (11.83%) Kimball Methodology
15 11 (11.83%) Inmon Methodology
15 11 (11.83%) Systems Analysis
15 11 (11.83%) Toad
15 11 (11.83%) BusinessObjects
15 11 (11.83%) Informatica
15 11 (11.83%) Stakeholder Management
15 11 (11.83%) JD Edwards
16 10 (10.75%) OLAP

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.08%) Apache
1 1 (1.08%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.08%) iPlanet
1 1 (1.08%) MQSeries
1 1 (1.08%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.08%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (1.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (5.38%) MS Excel
1 5 (5.38%) MS Office
2 1 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.08%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 32 (34.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 15 (16.13%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (2.15%) Cognos Planning
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle iProcurement
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.38%) Office 365
2 3 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.15%) LAN
1 2 (2.15%) PuTTY
2 1 (1.08%) BIG-IP
2 1 (1.08%) Firewall
2 1 (1.08%) FTP
2 1 (1.08%) HTTP
2 1 (1.08%) Internet
2 1 (1.08%) LDAP
2 1 (1.08%) NAS
2 1 (1.08%) SAN
2 1 (1.08%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (40.86%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (23.66%) SQL Server
3 16 (17.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (12.90%) Cognos Report Studio
4 12 (12.90%) Power BI
5 11 (11.83%) BusinessObjects
5 11 (11.83%) SQL Server 2014
6 10 (10.75%) OLAP
7 9 (9.68%) DataStage
7 9 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (8.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (7.53%) Data Mart
9 7 (7.53%) QlikView
9 7 (7.53%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (6.45%) Oracle Database
11 5 (5.38%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 5 (5.38%) Cognos Query Studio
11 5 (5.38%) Kalido
12 4 (4.30%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (4.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (11.83%) Toad
2 3 (3.23%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.08%) ERwin
General
1 25 (26.88%) Finance
2 2 (2.15%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.08%) Banking
3 1 (1.08%) Marketing
3 1 (1.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (38.71%) Developer
2 35 (37.63%) Analyst
3 23 (24.73%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 17 (18.28%) Cognos Developer
5 15 (16.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 14 (15.05%) Data Analyst
6 14 (15.05%) SQL Developer
7 10 (10.75%) Cognos BI Developer
7 10 (10.75%) Report Analyst
8 9 (9.68%) Applications Support
8 9 (9.68%) Architect
9 8 (8.60%) Report Developer
10 7 (7.53%) Consultant
11 6 (6.45%) SQL Server Developer
12 5 (5.38%) Business Developer
12 5 (5.38%) Cognos Support
12 5 (5.38%) DBA
12 5 (5.38%) Solutions Architect
13 4 (4.30%) SQL DBA
13 4 (4.30%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.75%) .NET
2 6 (6.45%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.08%) J2EE
3 1 (1.08%) JSP
3 1 (1.08%) MDX
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (1.08%) Velocity
3 1 (1.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (26.88%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.45%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.45%) Visualisation
3 5 (5.38%) Social Media
3 5 (5.38%) Streaming Video
4 3 (3.23%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.15%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.08%) Clustering
6 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.08%) FMCG
6 1 (1.08%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.08%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.08%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (1.08%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.08%) Statistics
6 1 (1.08%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.38%) Unix
2 3 (3.23%) Solaris
3 2 (2.15%) Linux
4 1 (1.08%) AIX
4 1 (1.08%) Windows
4 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (76.34%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (24.73%) ETL
3 17 (18.28%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (17.20%) Requirements Analysis
5 15 (16.13%) Migration
6 14 (15.05%) Data Modelling
7 13 (13.98%) Data Management
8 11 (11.83%) Inmon Methodology
8 11 (11.83%) Kimball Methodology
8 11 (11.83%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (11.83%) Systems Analysis
9 9 (9.68%) ITIL
9 9 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (9.68%) Waterfall
10 7 (7.53%) Data Migration
10 7 (7.53%) Six Sigma
10 7 (7.53%) Translating Business Requirements
11 6 (6.45%) Analytics
11 6 (6.45%) Data Visualisation
11 6 (6.45%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 41 (44.09%) SQL
2 7 (7.53%) PL/SQL
3 5 (5.38%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.30%) C#
5 3 (3.23%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.15%) Korn
7 1 (1.08%) Java
7 1 (1.08%) Python
7 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.08%) VB
7 1 (1.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (7.53%) Degree
2 2 (2.15%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.38%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.15%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.08%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.08%) QA
3 1 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.08%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.08%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (1.08%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (1.08%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (1.08%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.08%) Netcool
1 1 (1.08%) OpenView
1 1 (1.08%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.08%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 1 (1.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 21 (22.58%) Oracle
2 15 (16.13%) Microsoft
3 12 (12.90%) SAP
4 11 (11.83%) Informatica
4 11 (11.83%) JD Edwards
5 9 (9.68%) Hyperion
6 8 (8.60%) MicroStrategy
7 7 (7.53%) IBM
7 7 (7.53%) Teradata
8 5 (5.38%) Tableau
9 3 (3.23%) Talend
10 1 (1.08%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.08%) F5
10 1 (1.08%) ILOG
10 1 (1.08%) NetApp
10 1 (1.08%) Opsware
10 1 (1.08%) Qualys
10 1 (1.08%) Symantec
10 1 (1.08%) Veritas
10 1 (1.08%) VMware
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