The first table below looks at the demand for Cognos Impromptu skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos Impromptu over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the South Wales region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Cognos Impromptu
Rank 64 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cognos Impromptu 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.16% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.66% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£190 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £375 £275
% change year-on-year
-46.66% +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
152 80 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 23.94% 19.66% 25.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 60 74
Average daily rate £385 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.20% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 6
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £25.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 - £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.70 - £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Cognos Impromptu
Wales

Cognos Impromptu
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Cognos Impromptu Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Cognos Impromptu
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Cognos Impromptu Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Cognos Impromptu
Top 24 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing Cognos Impromptu 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 Impromptu.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Cognos
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Intel
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 4 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) ARCserve
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Cognos Impromptu
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing Cognos Impromptu 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 Impromptu. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 4 (100.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Terminal Services
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cognos
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Intel
1 4 (100.00%) VMware