The first table below looks at the demand 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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Tyne and Wear region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 56 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cognos 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.19% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £27.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-16.36% +37.50%
Vendors Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
295 107 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 55.66% 51.44% 49.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 42 61
Average daily rate £270 £270 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £251 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 16
Average hourly rate £14.00 £18.58 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.62% +0.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.38 £10.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £18.90 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Cognos
North East

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cognos across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) Documentum
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (50.00%) RDF
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle OWB
1 1 (50.00%) Maximo
1 1 (50.00%) PLM
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (50.00%) Documentum
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle OWB
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) RDF
1 1 (50.00%) PLM
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft