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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 83 88 76
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Contract jobs citing Cognos 9 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.63% 0.23% 0.64%
As % of the Vendors category 1.28% 0.46% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 7
Average daily rate
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£338 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £335 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £419 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £23.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -24.60%
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
702 649 661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 49.09% 50.04% 52.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 349 391
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £216 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 41 39
Average hourly rate £18.50 £20.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.75% +5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.44 £13.80 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.15 £48.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

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
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 4 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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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Rank Change
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Last Year
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Average
Daily Rate
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
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Cognos
South East

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 13 (56.52%) Data Warehouse
1 13 (56.52%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (52.17%) Finance
3 10 (43.48%) SQL
3 10 (43.48%) Oracle
3 10 (43.48%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database
4 8 (34.78%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 7 (30.43%) Data Modelling
6 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
6 5 (21.74%) MS Office
6 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
6 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (21.74%) Cognos Transformer
6 5 (21.74%) Cognos Report Studio
7 4 (17.39%) Logical Data Model
7 4 (17.39%) Physical Data Model
7 4 (17.39%) Analytics
7 4 (17.39%) Capacity Management
7 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (17.39%) Problem Management
7 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (17.39%) NAS
7 4 (17.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (17.39%) Sun
7 4 (17.39%) Symantec
7 4 (17.39%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (17.39%) Toad
7 4 (17.39%) SAN

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) SPSS
2 1 (4.35%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (4.35%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (4.35%) Cognos Controller
2 1 (4.35%) ResourceLink
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) SAN
1 4 (17.39%) NAS
2 1 (4.35%) FTP
2 1 (4.35%) Intranet
2 1 (4.35%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (43.48%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database
4 5 (21.74%) Cognos Transformer
4 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (21.74%) Cognos Report Studio
4 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
5 4 (17.39%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (8.70%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (4.35%) QlikView
7 1 (4.35%) Cognos Analysis Studio
7 1 (4.35%) OLAP
7 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (4.35%) Data Mart
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Toad
General
1 12 (52.17%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Cognos Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Cognos Consultant
3 5 (21.74%) Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) DBA
4 3 (13.04%) Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Report Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (8.70%) Programmer
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Cognos Analyst Programmer
5 2 (8.70%) Cognos Programmer
5 2 (8.70%) Report Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Report Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Data Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Data Scientist
6 1 (4.35%) Business Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Client/Server
1 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Data Integration
4 1 (4.35%) User Experience
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) Statistics
4 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) UNIX
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
1 4 (17.39%) Solaris
1 4 (17.39%) Linux
1 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (30.43%) Data Modelling
3 4 (17.39%) Problem Management
3 4 (17.39%) Capacity Management
3 4 (17.39%) Analytics
3 4 (17.39%) Logical Data Model
3 4 (17.39%) Physical Data Model
4 3 (13.04%) ETL
4 3 (13.04%) Change Management
5 2 (8.70%) CRM
5 2 (8.70%) ERP
5 2 (8.70%) Use Case
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.70%) Information Management
5 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
5 2 (8.70%) SDLC
5 2 (8.70%) User Stories
6 1 (4.35%) Business Analytics
6 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 4 (17.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (13.04%) Veritas File System
3 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (17.39%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Oracle
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) Sun
3 4 (17.39%) Informatica
3 4 (17.39%) Veritas
3 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
3 4 (17.39%) SAP
3 4 (17.39%) Symantec
4 2 (8.70%) Salesforce.com
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