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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 76 96 97
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +1
Contract jobs citing Cognos 5 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.48% 0.44% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 1.01% 0.86% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
Median daily rate £406 £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +9.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 - £82.00
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
495 700 743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 47.50% 51.32% 47.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 434 358
Median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 18 61
Median hourly rate £18.50 £19.52 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.20% -2.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.95 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £23.55 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

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
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 10 December 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
Epsom - 1 - -
Cognos
South East

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) Solaris
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 2 (25.00%) Informatica
4 2 (25.00%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (25.00%) Korn
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (25.00%) ETL Development
4 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) Analytics
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Financial Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Statistics
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) MDX
5 1 (12.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) QA
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Banking

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 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (12.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (12.50%) OLAP
3 1 (12.50%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (12.50%) ReportNet
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Cognos Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Report Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) TM1 Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Cognos Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Cognos Developer
3 1 (12.50%) ETL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) HR Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Informatica Developer
3 1 (12.50%) OLAP Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SSIS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) ETL
2 2 (25.00%) ETL Development
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Korn
2 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Informatica
3 1 (12.50%) Hyperion
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft