The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Cognos 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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 £69.07 £21.25 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+225.03% -10.52%
Cognos
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Vendors Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
634 335 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 60.04% 41.31% 44.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 422 181 122
Median daily rate £288 £335 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.02% -3.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £255 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £555 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 29 17
Median hourly rate £28.00 £27.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +96.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.35 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £38.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Cognos as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Cognos
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Cognos Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Cognos
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cognos across the Tyne and Wear region.

Cognos Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) AIX
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 4 (100.00%) LDAP
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) DB2
1 4 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (100.00%) JSP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Sun
1 4 (100.00%) OpenView
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) BEA
1 4 (100.00%) iPlanet
1 4 (100.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Clustering
1 4 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 4 (100.00%) JSP 440
1 4 (100.00%) EMC NetWorker

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 4 (100.00%) iPlanet
1 4 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 4 (100.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (50.00%) WebLogic Portal
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) LDAP
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) FTP
3 2 (50.00%) NAS
3 2 (50.00%) SSH
4 1 (25.00%) HTTP
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) DB2
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Chief Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) JSP
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Clustering
2 2 (50.00%) Grid Computing
2 2 (50.00%) HP Storage
2 2 (50.00%) HP StoreVirtual
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) AIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 4 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) QMS
3 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) JSP 440
2 3 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 4 (100.00%) OpenView
1 4 (100.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (50.00%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (50.00%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) BEA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) F5
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Opsware
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) Sun
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 2 (50.00%) BMC
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) Qualys
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec
2 2 (50.00%) Veritas