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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 93 76 82
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +6
Contract jobs citing Cognos 3 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.20% 0.74% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% 1.52% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 3
Average daily rate
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£410 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.38% -1.17%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £420 £381
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £82.00 £17.48 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+369.24% -46.23%
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
741 656 711
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 48.94% 48.85% 54.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 359 393 377
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £225 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 21 58
Average hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.19 £13.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £25.66 £48.49
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cognos across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford - - - - 1
Cognos
South East

Cognos
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Cognos also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cognos.

1 5 (83.33%) Cognos Report Studio
1 5 (83.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) CRM
3 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (50.00%) ETL
3 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Subversion
5 1 (16.67%) SAS
5 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 1 (16.67%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (16.67%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 1 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Cognos also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cognos. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Cognos Report Studio
1 5 (83.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (16.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (16.67%) Cognos Analysis Studio
4 1 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Cognos Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SAS Developer
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) CRM
1 3 (50.00%) ETL
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft