The table below looks at the statistics for Cognos Business Intelligence skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 14 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Cognos BI)
Rank 566 521 544
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +23
Contract jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 60 84 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.47% 1.78% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 51 24
Average daily rate £394 £400 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% -13.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £325 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £515 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £500
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Average hourly rate £69.07 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £69.07 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4086 4718 4667
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.92% 9.22% 9.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2401 2688 2380
Average daily rate £438 £450 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 37 55
Average hourly rate £38.75 £30.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% +13.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £60.16 £60.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £18.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+97.22% -32.07%

Cognos Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Cognos Business Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cognos Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence within the UK.

Cognos Business Intelligence Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Cognos Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence within the UK over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Cognos Business Intelligence Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Cognos Business Intelligence
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence within the UK.

Cognos Business Intelligence Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top 29 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence within the UK over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
England -19 56 £350 -12.50% 7
London +15 32 £369 -7.81% 4
North West -26 9 £425 -5.55% 2
East of England - 8 £338 -
Lancashire -7 6 - -
South East +5 3 £425 +30.76%
Hertfordshire - 3 £338 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £313 -
Manchester -23 2 £450 +38.46% 2
Peterborough - 2 £313 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £350 -
Berkshire - 2 £413 -
City of London +38 1 - - 1
Hampshire +9 1 £450 +47.54%
Glasgow +6 1 £400 -3.14%
Bristol +1 1 - -
Preston -2 1 - -
South West -4 1 - -
East Midlands -12 1 - -
Yorkshire -12 1 £450 +28.57% 1
Scotland -13 1 £400 -0.24% 1
West Midlands -15 1 £450 +2.85%
Leicestershire - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
Reading - 1 £425 -
Slough - 1 £400 -
Cambridge - 1 £313 -
Catterick Garrison - 1 £450 -
Birmingham - 1 £450 -

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Cognos Business Intelligence 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 Business Intelligence.

1 115 (100.00%) Cognos
1 115 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 67 (58.26%) SQL
3 54 (46.96%) Data Warehouse
4 49 (42.61%) Oracle
5 42 (36.52%) Finance
6 41 (35.65%) Microsoft
7 39 (33.91%) SQL Server
8 35 (30.43%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 32 (27.83%) IBM
10 31 (26.96%) Cognos Report Studio
11 26 (22.61%) SharePoint
12 23 (20.00%) ETL
13 22 (19.13%) MS Office
14 21 (18.26%) Toad
14 21 (18.26%) Security Cleared
14 21 (18.26%) HP Quality Center
15 20 (17.39%) HP
15 20 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 16 (13.91%) ISTQB
16 16 (13.91%) ISEB
16 16 (13.91%) Data Modelling
16 16 (13.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 15 (13.04%) Cognos TM1
18 13 (11.30%) Analytics
19 12 (10.43%) Agile Software Development
20 11 (9.57%) VBA
21 10 (8.70%) MS Excel
21 10 (8.70%) Business Analysis
21 10 (8.70%) CTC Cleared

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Cognos Business Intelligence 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 Business Intelligence. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (22.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (19.13%) MS Office
2 10 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (13.04%) Cognos TM1
2 5 (4.35%) Cognos Planning
2 5 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (2.61%) Cognos Controller
4 2 (1.74%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.74%) Maximo
5 1 (0.87%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (0.87%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.87%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.74%) Intranet
2 1 (0.87%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (46.96%) Data Warehouse
2 39 (33.91%) SQL Server
3 35 (30.43%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 31 (26.96%) Cognos Report Studio
5 20 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (7.83%) Cognos Powerplay
6 9 (7.83%) Cognos Transformer
7 7 (6.09%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (6.09%) Data Mart
7 7 (6.09%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (5.22%) ActiveReports
8 6 (5.22%) Cognos Analysis Studio
8 6 (5.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (5.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (4.35%) Power BI
9 5 (4.35%) QlikView
10 4 (3.48%) Big Data
10 4 (3.48%) Oracle Database
10 4 (3.48%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (2.61%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 21 (18.26%) Toad
2 5 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.87%) ERwin
General
1 42 (36.52%) Finance
2 9 (7.83%) Banking
3 4 (3.48%) Military
4 2 (1.74%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.74%) Retail
5 1 (0.87%) Law
Job Titles
1 49 (42.61%) Developer
2 47 (40.87%) Cognos Developer
3 38 (33.04%) Analyst
4 29 (25.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 28 (24.35%) Cognos BI Developer
6 15 (13.04%) Test Analyst
7 13 (11.30%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 12 (10.43%) Software Analyst
8 12 (10.43%) Software Test Analyst
9 10 (8.70%) Consultant
10 9 (7.83%) Report Analyst
10 9 (7.83%) Tester
11 8 (6.96%) SQL Developer
12 6 (5.22%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 6 (5.22%) Data Warehouse Developer
13 5 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Manager
13 5 (4.35%) Cognos Consultant
13 5 (4.35%) TM1 Developer
14 4 (3.48%) Cognos BI Consultant
14 4 (3.48%) Metrics Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.74%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (0.87%) Data Extraction
2 1 (0.87%) Data Structures
2 1 (0.87%) iPad
2 1 (0.87%) iPhone
2 1 (0.87%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.74%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (20.00%) ETL
3 16 (13.91%) Data Modelling
4 13 (11.30%) Analytics
5 12 (10.43%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (8.70%) Business Analysis
6 10 (8.70%) Kimball Methodology
7 9 (7.83%) Project Management
8 8 (6.96%) Dashboard Development
9 7 (6.09%) Integration Testing
9 7 (6.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 7 (6.09%) System Integration Testing
9 7 (6.09%) Test Scripting
10 6 (5.22%) Functional Testing
10 6 (5.22%) Non-Functional Testing
10 6 (5.22%) Operations Research
11 5 (4.35%) Data Management
11 5 (4.35%) SDLC
11 5 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (3.48%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 67 (58.26%) SQL
2 11 (9.57%) VBA
3 7 (6.09%) T-SQL
4 4 (3.48%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (18.26%) Security Cleared
2 16 (13.91%) ISEB
2 16 (13.91%) ISTQB
2 16 (13.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (8.70%) CTC Cleared
4 9 (7.83%) Degree
5 5 (4.35%) SC Cleared
6 4 (3.48%) CISA
6 4 (3.48%) CISM
6 4 (3.48%) CRISC
7 1 (0.87%) ACCA
7 1 (0.87%) CIMA
7 1 (0.87%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.74%) Data Quality
1 2 (1.74%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (1.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 21 (18.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 115 (100.00%) Cognos
2 49 (42.61%) Oracle
3 41 (35.65%) Microsoft
4 32 (27.83%) IBM
5 20 (17.39%) HP
6 9 (7.83%) SAP
7 3 (2.61%) Informatica
7 3 (2.61%) JD Edwards
8 2 (1.74%) Tableau
8 2 (1.74%) TARGIT
8 2 (1.74%) Teradata
9 1 (0.87%) Netezza
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