The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 33 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cognos 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.59% - 0.75%
As % of the Vendors category 3.81% - 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £425 - £200
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £21.25 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+100.00% +3.65%
Cognos
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
105 112 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 41.67% 45.34% 36.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 70 65
Median daily rate £435 £425 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.35% +21.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £300 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £501 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 6
Median hourly rate £11.00 £15.00 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +27.65%
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 Suffolk

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Cognos
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Cognos Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Cognos
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Ipswich - 2 £425 -
Cognos
East of England

Cognos
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 12 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (83.33%) ETL
3 9 (75.00%) Migration
4 8 (66.67%) DataStage
4 8 (66.67%) IBM
4 8 (66.67%) SQL
4 8 (66.67%) Data Migration
4 8 (66.67%) Netezza
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (16.67%) QlikView
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (8.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (8.33%) Advertising
7 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 1 (8.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) DataStage
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (16.67%) QlikView
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) DataStage Developer
2 8 (66.67%) DataStage ETL Developer
2 8 (66.67%) ETL Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Report Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Cognos Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Cognos Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Cognos Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (83.33%) ETL
3 9 (75.00%) Migration
4 8 (66.67%) Data Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) IBM
1 8 (66.67%) Netezza
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft