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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 232 231 199
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -32
Contract jobs citing Cognos 39 40 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.42% 0.42% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 0.87% 0.91% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 25 28
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £325 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £487 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £434 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+8.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £20.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £32.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-35.93% +56.09%
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
4482 4390 4222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.16% 46.49% 47.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2669 2379 2115
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 249 247
Median hourly rate £20.21 £19.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.61% +14.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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
Surrey -9 15 £488 +30.00% 5
West Sussex -16 9 £375 -32.12%
Berkshire -13 5 £450 - 4
Hampshire -9 4 £385 -9.41% 2
Kent - 4 £434 -
Buckinghamshire +10 2 £425 -
East Sussex +8 2 £275 -
Cognos
England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 33 (51.56%) Data Warehouse
1 33 (51.56%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (43.75%) Finance
3 22 (34.38%) Oracle
4 16 (25.00%) ETL
5 15 (23.44%) SQL
5 15 (23.44%) BusinessObjects
5 15 (23.44%) Tableau
5 15 (23.44%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
7 11 (17.19%) SAS
7 11 (17.19%) Cognos TM1
7 11 (17.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (17.19%) Analytics
8 10 (15.63%) QlikView
8 10 (15.63%) Business Analysis
8 10 (15.63%) SAP
9 9 (14.06%) IBM
9 9 (14.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (12.50%) Degree
10 8 (12.50%) Cognos Planning
10 8 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
11 7 (10.94%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 7 (10.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (10.94%) Big Data
11 7 (10.94%) Asset Management
11 7 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (10.94%) Project Management
12 6 (9.38%) ACCA
12 6 (9.38%) Microsoft

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 11 (17.19%) SAS
2 6 (9.38%) Apache
2 6 (9.38%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.56%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 4 (6.25%) SPSS
2 3 (4.69%) MS Project
3 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (17.19%) Cognos TM1
2 8 (12.50%) Cognos Planning
3 7 (10.94%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 5 (7.81%) Hyperion Planning
5 2 (3.13%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (51.56%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (23.44%) BusinessObjects
3 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
4 11 (17.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (15.63%) QlikView
6 9 (14.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
8 7 (10.94%) Big Data
8 7 (10.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (9.38%) Apache Hive
9 6 (9.38%) Hadoop
9 6 (9.38%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (7.81%) Cognos Report Studio
10 5 (7.81%) MySQL
10 5 (7.81%) SAS EBI
10 5 (7.81%) Spotfire
11 4 (6.25%) ActiveReports
11 4 (6.25%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 4 (6.25%) DataStage
11 4 (6.25%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Toad
General
1 28 (43.75%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Legal
3 2 (3.13%) Banking
3 2 (3.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (31.25%) Analyst
2 19 (29.69%) Developer
3 10 (15.63%) Business Analyst
4 9 (14.06%) Architect
4 9 (14.06%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 9 (14.06%) Cognos Developer
5 7 (10.94%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
5 7 (10.94%) Consultant
6 5 (7.81%) Cognos Consultant
6 5 (7.81%) Cognos Enterprise Planning Consultant
6 5 (7.81%) Cognos Planning Consultant
6 5 (7.81%) Data Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) Data Business Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) SAS Architect
7 4 (6.25%) Applications Support
7 4 (6.25%) Data Warehouse Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Enterprise Consultant
7 4 (6.25%) Project Manager
7 4 (6.25%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.13%) .NET
1 2 (3.13%) Hibernate
1 2 (3.13%) JDBC
1 2 (3.13%) Spring
1 2 (3.13%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.44%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.38%) Visualisation
3 5 (7.81%) Statistics
4 4 (6.25%) Mainframe
5 3 (4.69%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.13%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.56%) iPad
7 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.56%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.56%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.81%) Linux
2 4 (6.25%) MVS
2 4 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (51.56%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (25.00%) ETL
3 11 (17.19%) Analytics
4 10 (15.63%) Business Analysis
5 7 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (10.94%) Asset Management
5 7 (10.94%) Project Management
6 6 (9.38%) Data Management
6 6 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (7.81%) Change Control
7 5 (7.81%) Data Analysis
7 5 (7.81%) Data Visualisation
7 5 (7.81%) Financial Modelling
8 4 (6.25%) PRINCE2
8 4 (6.25%) Release Management
8 4 (6.25%) Risk Management
8 4 (6.25%) Service Delivery
8 4 (6.25%) Service Management
8 4 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (4.69%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.44%) SQL
2 3 (4.69%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.13%) PL/SQL
3 2 (3.13%) VBScript
4 1 (1.56%) C
4 1 (1.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (12.50%) Degree
2 6 (9.38%) ACCA
2 6 (9.38%) CIMA
3 3 (4.69%) ISEB
3 3 (4.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.56%) MCITP
5 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.56%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.56%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 22 (34.38%) Oracle
2 15 (23.44%) Tableau
3 10 (15.63%) SAP
4 9 (14.06%) IBM
5 6 (9.38%) Hyperion
5 6 (9.38%) Microsoft
6 5 (7.81%) Anaplan
7 4 (6.25%) ILOG
8 3 (4.69%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (4.69%) Teradata
9 2 (3.13%) Planview
9 2 (3.13%) Trillium
10 1 (1.56%) Epicor
10 1 (1.56%) JD Edwards
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