The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 85 72 86
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +14
Contract jobs citing Cognos 12 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.93% 1.17% 0.64%
As % of the Vendors category 1.68% 2.45% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 2
Median daily rate £513 £360 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.36% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £325 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £398 £348
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
South East

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

Vendors Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
714 613 738
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 55.18% 47.97% 52.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 462 336 382
Median daily rate £425 £388 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +9.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 38 48
Median hourly rate £21.00 £15.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -37.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £49.91 £37.50
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 Surrey

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Cognos
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Cognos Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Cognos
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cognos across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Cognos Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Cognos
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Cognos Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Cognos
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
Guildford +4 1 £475 +26.66% 2
Cognos
South East

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 18 (78.26%) Finance
2 15 (65.22%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (56.52%) Oracle
4 12 (52.17%) SAS
5 11 (47.83%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (39.13%) Analytics
6 9 (39.13%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (34.78%) Business Analysis
8 7 (30.43%) Asset Management
9 6 (26.09%) CIMA
9 6 (26.09%) Hyperion
9 6 (26.09%) ACCA
9 6 (26.09%) Linux
9 6 (26.09%) SAP
9 6 (26.09%) SAS EBI
9 6 (26.09%) Tableau
9 6 (26.09%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (21.74%) Visualisation
10 5 (21.74%) Financial Modelling
10 5 (21.74%) Hyperion Planning
10 5 (21.74%) Spotfire
10 5 (21.74%) QlikView
10 5 (21.74%) Statistics
10 5 (21.74%) Degree
10 5 (21.74%) Cognos Planning
10 5 (21.74%) Data Visualisation
10 5 (21.74%) Anaplan
10 5 (21.74%) SQL
10 5 (21.74%) IBM
10 5 (21.74%) Cognos TM1

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (52.17%) SAS
2 2 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Project
2 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Cognos Planning
1 5 (21.74%) Cognos TM1
1 5 (21.74%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (4.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (65.22%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle BI EE
2 6 (26.09%) SAS EBI
3 5 (21.74%) QlikView
3 5 (21.74%) Spotfire
4 4 (17.39%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (13.04%) DataStage
5 3 (13.04%) IBM InfoSphere
5 3 (13.04%) Oracle Exadata
5 3 (13.04%) QualityStage
6 2 (8.70%) DTS
6 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (4.35%) Big Data
7 1 (4.35%) Essbase
General
1 18 (78.26%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
2 2 (8.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Analyst
2 9 (39.13%) Business Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 6 (26.09%) Architect
4 6 (26.09%) SAS Architect
5 4 (17.39%) Data Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Data Business Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 4 (17.39%) Technical Architect
5 4 (17.39%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (13.04%) Finance Systems Analyst
6 3 (13.04%) Financial Analyst
6 3 (13.04%) Lead Business Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Oracle Architect
7 2 (8.70%) SQL Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (21.74%) Statistics
2 5 (21.74%) Visualisation
3 4 (17.39%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) MVS
2 4 (17.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Analytics
1 9 (39.13%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (34.78%) Business Analysis
3 7 (30.43%) Asset Management
4 5 (21.74%) Data Visualisation
4 5 (21.74%) Financial Modelling
5 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (17.39%) Project Management
5 4 (17.39%) Release Management
5 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (17.39%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
6 3 (13.04%) Requirements Engineering
6 3 (13.04%) Supplier Management
7 2 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (8.70%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
7 2 (8.70%) Quality Management
7 2 (8.70%) Scrum
7 2 (8.70%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
2 2 (8.70%) VBScript
3 1 (4.35%) C
3 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) ACCA
1 6 (26.09%) CIMA
2 5 (21.74%) Degree
3 3 (13.04%) ISEB
3 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (8.70%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Oracle
2 6 (26.09%) Hyperion
2 6 (26.09%) SAP
2 6 (26.09%) Tableau
3 5 (21.74%) Anaplan
3 5 (21.74%) IBM
4 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.70%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (8.70%) Planview
6 1 (4.35%) JD Edwards
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