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 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 88 79 85
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Contract jobs citing Cognos 7 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.56% 0.98% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 1.14% 2.06% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 3
Median daily rate £344 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £450 £419
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
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
615 632 612
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 49.04% 47.88% 49.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 368 336
Median daily rate £400 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £263 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 25 34
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £12.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £52.17 £33.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

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 July 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 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
Weybridge - 2 £375 - 1
Camberley - 1 - -
Guildford - 1 - -
Cognos
South East

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

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

1 17 (77.27%) Finance
2 13 (59.09%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (45.45%) Analytics
4 9 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (40.91%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (31.82%) Cognos TM1
5 7 (31.82%) Business Analysis
5 7 (31.82%) SAP
5 7 (31.82%) Oracle
5 7 (31.82%) IBM
5 7 (31.82%) Cognos Planning
6 6 (27.27%) Degree
6 6 (27.27%) Statistics
6 6 (27.27%) Tableau
6 6 (27.27%) Hyperion
6 6 (27.27%) SAS
6 6 (27.27%) Project Management
7 5 (22.73%) ACCA
7 5 (22.73%) CIMA
7 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (22.73%) SQL
7 5 (22.73%) Data Quality
7 5 (22.73%) Anaplan
7 5 (22.73%) Data Visualisation
7 5 (22.73%) Visualisation
7 5 (22.73%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (22.73%) Financial Modelling
7 5 (22.73%) Hyperion Planning
7 5 (22.73%) Spotfire
7 5 (22.73%) QlikView

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 6 (27.27%) SAS
2 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Project
3 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Cognos Planning
1 7 (31.82%) Cognos TM1
2 5 (22.73%) Hyperion Planning
3 3 (13.64%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.09%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (22.73%) QlikView
2 5 (22.73%) Spotfire
3 3 (13.64%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (13.64%) DataStage
3 3 (13.64%) IBM InfoSphere
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle Exadata
3 3 (13.64%) QualityStage
4 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.55%) Big Data
5 1 (4.55%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 1 (4.55%) DTS
5 1 (4.55%) OLAP
5 1 (4.55%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 17 (77.27%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Business Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 5 (22.73%) Data Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Data Business Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Report Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) Lead Business Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) Consultant
7 2 (9.09%) Finance Systems Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) SQL Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) SQL Support Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) Applications Support
8 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 1 (4.55%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (27.27%) Statistics
3 5 (22.73%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (45.45%) Analytics
3 7 (31.82%) Business Analysis
4 6 (27.27%) Project Management
5 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (22.73%) Data Visualisation
5 5 (22.73%) Financial Modelling
6 4 (18.18%) Asset Management
6 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
7 3 (13.64%) Quality Management
7 3 (13.64%) Requirements Engineering
7 3 (13.64%) Supplier Management
8 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
8 2 (9.09%) Data Modelling
8 2 (9.09%) Financial Analysis
8 2 (9.09%) Process Management
8 2 (9.09%) Project Planning
8 2 (9.09%) SDLC
8 2 (9.09%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) C
2 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.55%) VB
2 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
2 5 (22.73%) ACCA
2 5 (22.73%) CIMA
3 3 (13.64%) ISEB
3 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) IBM
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle
1 7 (31.82%) SAP
2 6 (27.27%) Hyperion
2 6 (27.27%) Tableau
3 5 (22.73%) Anaplan
4 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.09%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (9.09%) Planview