The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank - 40 40
Contract jobs citing Cognos 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton - 0.59% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.50% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £432 £400 £384
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £32.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-35.93% +56.09%
Cognos
Hampshire

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

Vendors Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
108 133 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 44.08% 39.00% 35.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 98 86
Median daily rate £390 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £300 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 7
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £21.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -42.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.88 £14.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £22.50 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £18.00 £17.56
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.53%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Cognos
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Cognos Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Cognos
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Cognos Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton