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 30 July 2015 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Cognos BI)
Rank 590 555 524
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -31
Contract jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 38 60 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.83% 1.18% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 28 33
Average daily rate
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£450 £458 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% +7.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £357 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £385
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 -

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
4579 5088 4672
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.03% 9.31% 9.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2595 2611 2382
Average daily rate £450 £440 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 68 78
Average hourly rate £22.50 £31.50 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +41.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.30 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.30 £45.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-19.64% +1.81%

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 30 July 2015.

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 27 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 30 July 2015. 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
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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 -38 35 £450 -5.26% 15
London -16 18 £475 - 7
South East - 6 £400 -
City of London -13 4 £450 -3.22% 4
Docklands, London - 4 £475 -
Surrey - 4 £400 -
South West -6 3 £400 -17.09%
East of England - 3 £475 - 3
North West - 2 £450 -
West Yorkshire - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 £355 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £400 -
Hertfordshire - 2 - - 2
Lancashire - 2 £450 -
Reading - 2 £355 -
Watford - 2 - -
Cheltenham - 2 £400 -
Leeds - 2 - -
East Midlands -9 1 £425 +13.33% 4
Scotland -13 1 - -
Edinburgh -17 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 £350 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £475 -
Luton - 1 £475 -
Wales - 1 £350 -
South Wales - 1 £350 -

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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.

1 109 (100.00%) Cognos
1 109 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 46 (42.20%) Finance
3 45 (41.28%) Data Warehouse
4 42 (38.53%) SQL
5 40 (36.70%) Cognos TM1
6 38 (34.86%) IBM
7 34 (31.19%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 33 (30.28%) ETL
9 31 (28.44%) Cognos Report Studio
10 24 (22.02%) Oracle
10 24 (22.02%) SQL Server
11 21 (19.27%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (17.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 19 (17.43%) Data Modelling
13 17 (15.60%) QA
14 15 (13.76%) Data Entry
15 10 (9.17%) Microsoft
15 10 (9.17%) MS Excel
15 10 (9.17%) Oracle Database
16 9 (8.26%) Cognos Transformer
16 9 (8.26%) Security Cleared
16 9 (8.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 9 (8.26%) Information Management
17 8 (7.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 8 (7.34%) MS Office
17 8 (7.34%) Analytics
17 8 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
17 8 (7.34%) Cognos Query Studio
17 8 (7.34%) Cognos Analysis Studio

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 1 (0.92%) WebLogic
1 1 (0.92%) JBoss
1 1 (0.92%) Tomcat
1 1 (0.92%) SAS
1 1 (0.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (9.17%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.34%) MS Office
3 2 (1.83%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 40 (36.70%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (2.75%) TRIRIGA
3 2 (1.83%) Maximo
4 1 (0.92%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.92%) Cognos Controller
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.83%) FTP
2 1 (0.92%) HTTP
2 1 (0.92%) SSL
2 1 (0.92%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (41.28%) Data Warehouse
2 34 (31.19%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 31 (28.44%) Cognos Report Studio
4 24 (22.02%) SQL Server
5 19 (17.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (9.17%) Oracle Database
7 9 (8.26%) Cognos Transformer
7 9 (8.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (7.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (7.34%) Cognos Query Studio
8 8 (7.34%) Cognos Analysis Studio
9 5 (4.59%) ActiveReports
9 5 (4.59%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (3.67%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (3.67%) Relational Database
10 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (3.67%) Oracle OLAP
10 4 (3.67%) Data Mart
10 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.67%) Toad
1 4 (3.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.83%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.92%) JIRA
3 1 (0.92%) Selenium
General
1 46 (42.20%) Finance
2 7 (6.42%) Retail
3 6 (5.50%) Banking
4 5 (4.59%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.83%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.92%) Games
6 1 (0.92%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 63 (57.80%) Developer
2 31 (28.44%) TM1 Developer
3 30 (27.52%) Cognos Developer
4 19 (17.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 15 (13.76%) Analyst
6 13 (11.93%) Consultant
7 11 (10.09%) Cognos Consultant
8 10 (9.17%) Cognos BI Developer
9 7 (6.42%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 6 (5.50%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 5 (4.59%) Test Analyst
11 5 (4.59%) Business Developer
11 5 (4.59%) Business Analyst
12 4 (3.67%) SQL Developer
12 4 (3.67%) ETL Specialist
13 3 (2.75%) Report Developer
13 3 (2.75%) Data Modeller
14 2 (1.83%) Data Manager
14 2 (1.83%) Data Warehouse Developer
14 2 (1.83%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.83%) HTML
2 1 (0.92%) .NET
2 1 (0.92%) JSP
2 1 (0.92%) Web Services
2 1 (0.92%) XML
2 1 (0.92%) XSLT
2 1 (0.92%) Spring
2 1 (0.92%) MDX
2 1 (0.92%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.59%) Data Integration
3 4 (3.67%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.83%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.92%) Clustering
5 1 (0.92%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.50%) Linux
2 1 (0.92%) UNIX
2 1 (0.92%) Windows
2 1 (0.92%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (30.28%) ETL
3 21 (19.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (17.43%) Data Modelling
5 15 (13.76%) Data Entry
6 9 (8.26%) Information Management
7 8 (7.34%) Analytics
8 6 (5.50%) Kimball Methodology
8 6 (5.50%) Business Analysis
8 6 (5.50%) ERP
9 5 (4.59%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (4.59%) Migration
9 5 (4.59%) Data Transformation
10 3 (2.75%) Logical Data Model
10 3 (2.75%) Physical Data Model
10 3 (2.75%) SDLC
10 3 (2.75%) Dimensional Modelling
10 3 (2.75%) Test Strategy
11 2 (1.83%) Data Migration
11 2 (1.83%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 42 (38.53%) SQL
2 6 (5.50%) T-SQL
3 5 (4.59%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.83%) Java
5 1 (0.92%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.92%) VB
5 1 (0.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (8.26%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.59%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.67%) IBM Certification
4 3 (2.75%) Degree
5 1 (0.92%) ISEB
5 1 (0.92%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (15.60%) QA
2 5 (4.59%) Solvency II
3 3 (2.75%) GAAP
4 1 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.83%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 109 (100.00%) Cognos
2 38 (34.86%) IBM
3 24 (22.02%) Oracle
4 10 (9.17%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.59%) JD Edwards
6 3 (2.75%) HP
7 2 (1.83%) Sybase
7 2 (1.83%) Sun
8 1 (0.92%) SAP
8 1 (0.92%) Informatica
8 1 (0.92%) Vertica
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