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 January 2017 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cognos
South East / Surrey
Rank 75 86 87
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Contract jobs citing Cognos 4 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.43% 0.85% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.88% 1.63% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 2
Median daily rate £483 £488 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% +31.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £440 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £513 £374
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £430 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.75 £69.07 £70.00
% change year-on-year
-71.40% -1.32%

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
452 614 633
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 48.14% 52.08% 46.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 374 336
Median daily rate £425 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 50 34
Median hourly rate £21.00 £50.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.00% +170.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £16.42 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £56.12 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.20 £23.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-20.89% +33.33%

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 January 2017.

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 January 2017. 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 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
Epsom - 1 - -
Cognos
South East

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (50.00%) ETL
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) Informatica
3 2 (33.33%) Solaris
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Korn
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (33.33%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (33.33%) ETL Development
4 1 (16.67%) Power BI
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (16.67%) Netezza
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Content Management
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Degree

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 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (16.67%) FileNet
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) DB2
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (16.67%) Power BI
3 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Cognos Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 2 (33.33%) TM1 Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Cognos Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Cognos Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Information Architect
3 1 (16.67%) ETL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Principal Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Principal Data Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Principal Enterprise Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Data Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Enterprise Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Information Architect
3 1 (16.67%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) MDX
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) WSDL
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) XML Messaging
1 1 (16.67%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) ETL Development
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) Information Management
3 1 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Korn
2 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Informatica
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Netezza
2 1 (16.67%) Teradata