The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 47 32 40
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +8
Contract jobs citing Cognos 5 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.00% 2.65% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 1.99% 5.56% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £325 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £416
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £69.07 £55.00 £17.48
% change year-on-year
+25.58% +214.73%
Cognos
Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
251 162 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 50.20% 47.79% 42.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 90 67
Average daily rate £375 £338 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 12
Average hourly rate £10.50 £12.71 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.38% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £8.50 £8.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £21.00 £32.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Cognos
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Cognos Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Cognos
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Sheffield -21 5 £325 -27.77% 1
Cognos
Yorkshire

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Cognos 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.

1 9 (75.00%) Data Modelling
2 8 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (58.33%) ETL
3 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) Finance
3 7 (58.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 7 (58.33%) Inmon Methodology
3 7 (58.33%) Logical Data Model
3 7 (58.33%) Physical Data Model
4 6 (50.00%) SDLC
4 6 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle
5 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (33.33%) Project Management
6 3 (25.00%) Cognos TM1
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) Banking
6 3 (25.00%) IBM
6 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (25.00%) Data Architecture
6 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
7 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
7 2 (16.67%) Data Mapping
7 2 (16.67%) Siebel
7 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 2 (16.67%) Migration

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Cognos 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
2 1 (8.33%) PeopleSoft HCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (8.33%) OLAP
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
1 9 (75.00%) Business Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Cognos Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Data Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Project Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Data Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Data Modelling
2 8 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (58.33%) ETL
3 7 (58.33%) Inmon Methodology
3 7 (58.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 7 (58.33%) Logical Data Model
3 7 (58.33%) Physical Data Model
4 6 (50.00%) SDLC
5 4 (33.33%) Project Management
5 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (25.00%) Data Architecture
6 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
7 2 (16.67%) Data Mapping
7 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
7 2 (16.67%) Migration
8 1 (8.33%) CRM
8 1 (8.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) IBM
3 2 (16.67%) Siebel
4 1 (8.33%) JD Edwards
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (8.33%) Teradata
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