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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Cognos BI)
Rank 600 607 573
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -34
Contract jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 48 53 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.090% 0.091% 0.11%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.07% 1.13% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 34 40
Median daily rate £410 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +7.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £407 £450 £380
% change year-on-year
-9.55% +18.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £69.07 - -
UK excluding London median 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
4478 4707 5360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.38% 8.10% 9.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2717 2626 2995
Median daily rate £450 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 73 75
Median hourly rate £22.50 £21.57 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.31% -31.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.12 £11.30 £13.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £50.80 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+105.71% -44.88%

Cognos Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +18 46 £410 -8.88% 4
South East +27 19 £407 +1.75% 1
North West +14 10 £384 -19.21%
Berkshire +14 9 £319 -21.29%
Slough - 9 £319 -
London -20 8 £459 +1.94% 1
Lancashire +21 6 £368 -18.33%
Manchester - 4 £400 -
South West +13 3 £500 -
Preston +6 3 £368 -
East of England -3 3 - -
Bristol - 3 £500 -
Yorkshire - 3 £440 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 - -
Leeds - 3 £440 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £440 -
Amersham - 3 £410 - 1
Peterborough - 3 - -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £410 - 1
City of London +22 2 £403 -24.76%
Scotland +8 2 - - 1
West Sussex +2 2 £407 -
East Sussex - 2 £340 -
Gatwick - 2 £407 -
Gourock - 2 - - 1
Inverclyde - 2 - - 1
Surrey +3 1 £388 +32.47%
Hampshire - 1 - -
Havant - 1 - -

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Cognos Business Intelligence.

1 75 (100.00%) Cognos
1 75 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (36.00%) Data Warehouse
3 26 (34.67%) Finance
4 24 (32.00%) SQL
5 17 (22.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 16 (21.33%) ETL
6 16 (21.33%) Cognos Report Studio
6 16 (21.33%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (20.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 14 (18.67%) SQL Server
8 14 (18.67%) Cognos TM1
9 13 (17.33%) IBM
10 12 (16.00%) Microsoft
10 12 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (14.67%) Systems Analysis
12 10 (13.33%) Data Modelling
12 10 (13.33%) DataStage
12 10 (13.33%) Kimball Methodology
13 9 (12.00%) Inmon Methodology
13 9 (12.00%) Waterfall
13 9 (12.00%) Toad
13 9 (12.00%) Oracle
14 8 (10.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 8 (10.67%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (10.67%) ITIL
15 7 (9.33%) Informatica
15 7 (9.33%) MS Office
15 7 (9.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills 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 2 (2.67%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.33%) SAS
2 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (9.33%) MS Office
2 4 (5.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (18.67%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (2.67%) Cognos Controller
2 2 (2.67%) Cognos Planning
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (36.00%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (21.33%) Cognos Report Studio
3 15 (20.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 14 (18.67%) SQL Server
5 10 (13.33%) DataStage
6 8 (10.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (9.33%) Data Mart
7 7 (9.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (9.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (8.00%) OLAP
9 5 (6.67%) Relational Database
9 5 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (5.33%) Cognos Query Studio
10 4 (5.33%) Hadoop
11 3 (4.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
11 3 (4.00%) Cognos Transformer
11 3 (4.00%) QlikView
11 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (12.00%) Toad
General
1 26 (34.67%) Finance
2 3 (4.00%) Banking
2 3 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (1.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 44 (58.67%) Developer
2 32 (42.67%) Cognos Developer
3 28 (37.33%) Analyst
4 23 (30.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 22 (29.33%) Cognos BI Developer
6 21 (28.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 9 (12.00%) Report Developer
8 8 (10.67%) Business Developer
8 8 (10.67%) Report Analyst
8 8 (10.67%) SQL Developer
9 7 (9.33%) Analyst Developer
10 6 (8.00%) TM1 Developer
11 5 (6.67%) Cognos Consultant
11 5 (6.67%) Consultant
12 4 (5.33%) SQL Analyst
12 4 (5.33%) SSIS Developer
13 3 (4.00%) Cognos BI Consultant
13 3 (4.00%) SSAS Developer
13 3 (4.00%) SSRS Developer
13 3 (4.00%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.67%) .NET
2 1 (1.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.33%) Data Structures
3 3 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.00%) Data Integration
3 3 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.67%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.33%) Statistics
5 1 (1.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (22.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 16 (21.33%) ETL
4 12 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (14.67%) Systems Analysis
6 10 (13.33%) Data Modelling
6 10 (13.33%) Kimball Methodology
7 9 (12.00%) Inmon Methodology
7 9 (12.00%) Waterfall
8 8 (10.67%) ITIL
8 8 (10.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (9.33%) SDLC
10 6 (8.00%) DSDM
10 6 (8.00%) Lean Six Sigma
10 6 (8.00%) Migration
10 6 (8.00%) Project Management
10 6 (8.00%) Six Sigma
11 4 (5.33%) Data Analysis
11 4 (5.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 24 (32.00%) SQL
2 3 (4.00%) Java
2 3 (4.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (4.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.67%) Python
3 2 (2.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.33%) C
4 1 (1.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (9.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.33%) Degree
4 1 (1.33%) IBM Certification
4 1 (1.33%) ISEB
4 1 (1.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.33%) MCITP
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) Control-M
2 1 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 75 (100.00%) Cognos
2 13 (17.33%) IBM
3 12 (16.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (12.00%) Oracle
5 7 (9.33%) Informatica
6 3 (4.00%) Tableau
7 2 (2.67%) Teradata
8 1 (1.33%) HP
8 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.33%) SAP
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