The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank - 145 145
Contract jobs citing Cognos 0 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.22% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.54% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
Median daily rate - £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £428 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.43% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1158 1308 1394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 42.75% 41.03% 41.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 740 835 878
Median daily rate £350 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 62 126
Median hourly rate £19.00 £35.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.71% +54.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.80 £43.50 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Cognos
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Cognos Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Cognos
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Cognos Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 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 West region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
2 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
2 8 (72.73%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (54.55%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (27.27%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (27.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
4 3 (27.27%) Performance Management
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle
4 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (18.18%) ETL
5 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
5 2 (18.18%) Cognos Impromptu
5 2 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (18.18%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
5 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
5 2 (18.18%) System Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (18.18%) Release Management
5 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) IBM
5 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
6 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (9.09%) Finance
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Business Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (27.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (18.18%) Cognos Impromptu
2 2 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Lumira
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 8 (72.73%) Cognos Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst Programmer
3 2 (18.18%) Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Management
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (18.18%) ETL
3 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Release Management
3 2 (18.18%) System Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Budgeting and Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
2 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) IBM