The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 6 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cognos 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 3.70% - -
As % of the Vendors category 14.29% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £430 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £420
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £69.07 £55.00 £17.48
% change year-on-year
+25.58% +214.73%
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 Sussex region.

Vendors Category
Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
7 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 25.93% 28.00% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Average daily rate £430 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cognos across the Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

Cognos
Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cognos across the Sussex region.

Cognos Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

Cognos
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sussex 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) DTS
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sussex 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 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DTS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Production DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Production Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft