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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Cognos BI)
Rank 523 518 504
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -14
Contract jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 72 64 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.49% 1.37% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 33 25
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.70% +11.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £400 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
4846 4674 4730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.78% 9.06% 9.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2841 2508 2312
Average daily rate £440 £443 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.56% +4.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 68 87
Average hourly rate £19.00 £32.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.62% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £60.03 £56.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -2.77%

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 19 December 2014.

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 30 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 19 December 2014. 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 -27 61 £413 -7.30% 10
North West - 24 £502 -
London -10 16 £413 -7.30% 3
South East -19 12 £315 -34.91% 1
South West -17 7 £475 - 1
Hampshire - 6 £305 -
East Midlands +6 5 £375 -
Manchester - 5 £333 -
City of London -3 3 £455 +4.59%
Berkshire - 3 £380 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £388 -
Nottingham - 3 £388 -
Cardiff -10 2 £338 -
South Wales -19 2 £338 - 1
Wales -23 2 £338 - 1
West Midlands - 2 £438 - 2
Scotland -5 1 £425 +17.24% 1
Bristol - 1 £475 - 1
Cambridge - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Bournemouth - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Chesterfield - - - -
Derby - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Salford - - - -
Solihull - - - -
St Albans - - - -
Watford - - - - 1

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 135 (100.00%) Cognos
1 135 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 57 (42.22%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 54 (40.00%) Cognos Report Studio
4 50 (37.04%) Finance
5 48 (35.56%) SQL
5 48 (35.56%) Data Warehouse
6 44 (32.59%) SQL Server
7 37 (27.41%) Cognos Analysis Studio
8 32 (23.70%) Cognos Transformer
8 32 (23.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 30 (22.22%) Cognos TM1
10 29 (21.48%) ETL
11 27 (20.00%) Security Cleared
12 25 (18.52%) SC Cleared
13 23 (17.04%) IBM
13 23 (17.04%) Oracle
14 22 (16.30%) Cognos Query Studio
15 17 (12.59%) Data Modelling
16 16 (11.85%) OLAP
17 15 (11.11%) Microsoft
18 14 (10.37%) T-SQL
18 14 (10.37%) Agile Software Development
18 14 (10.37%) Analytical Skills
19 13 (9.63%) Project Management
20 10 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
20 10 (7.41%) Data Analysis
20 10 (7.41%) Data Mart
20 10 (7.41%) Kimball Methodology
20 10 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 2 (1.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (2.96%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (2.22%) SPSS
3 2 (1.48%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 30 (22.22%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (2.96%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (2.96%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (2.22%) Cognos Controller
3 3 (2.22%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (2.22%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.74%) Cognos Planning
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.74%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (42.22%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 54 (40.00%) Cognos Report Studio
3 48 (35.56%) Data Warehouse
4 44 (32.59%) SQL Server
5 37 (27.41%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 32 (23.70%) Cognos Transformer
6 32 (23.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 22 (16.30%) Cognos Query Studio
8 16 (11.85%) OLAP
9 10 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
9 10 (7.41%) Data Mart
9 10 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (6.67%) Cognos Powerplay
11 7 (5.19%) Oracle BI EE
11 7 (5.19%) Star Schema
12 6 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (4.44%) OLAP Cube
13 5 (3.70%) Oracle OLAP
14 4 (2.96%) DTS
Development Applications
1 5 (3.70%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (2.96%) JMeter
3 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio
General
1 50 (37.04%) Finance
2 8 (5.93%) Banking
3 3 (2.22%) Financial Institution
3 3 (2.22%) General Ledger
3 3 (2.22%) Retail
4 2 (1.48%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.48%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.48%) Publishing
5 1 (0.74%) Law
5 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 80 (59.26%) Developer
2 64 (47.41%) Cognos Developer
3 41 (30.37%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 33 (24.44%) Cognos BI Developer
5 14 (10.37%) Analyst
5 14 (10.37%) Consultant
6 10 (7.41%) Business Developer
7 8 (5.93%) Cognos Consultant
8 6 (4.44%) Architect
8 6 (4.44%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 5 (3.70%) Lead Developer
9 5 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 5 (3.70%) Cognos Specialist
9 5 (3.70%) Test Analyst
10 4 (2.96%) Test Specialist
10 4 (2.96%) Senior Cognos Developer
10 4 (2.96%) Senior Developer
10 4 (2.96%) Business Intelligence Architect
10 4 (2.96%) Cognos Support
10 4 (2.96%) TM1 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.67%) .NET
2 6 (4.44%) HTML
3 5 (3.70%) MDX
3 5 (3.70%) CSS
4 4 (2.96%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.74%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.37%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.96%) Data Integration
3 3 (2.22%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.74%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.74%) Derivative
4 1 (0.74%) Market Risk
4 1 (0.74%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.74%) Equities
4 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.19%) Windows
2 4 (2.96%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (2.96%) UNIX
2 4 (2.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.22%) Solaris
3 3 (2.22%) Linux
4 1 (0.74%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (21.48%) ETL
3 17 (12.59%) Data Modelling
4 14 (10.37%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (9.63%) Project Management
6 10 (7.41%) Data Analysis
6 10 (7.41%) Kimball Methodology
7 9 (6.67%) Analytics
8 8 (5.93%) Test Planning
9 7 (5.19%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (5.19%) Agile Project Management
9 7 (5.19%) Software Engineering
10 6 (4.44%) TDD
10 6 (4.44%) Migration
10 6 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (3.70%) Data Migration
11 5 (3.70%) Dimensional Modelling
11 5 (3.70%) Data Cleansing
12 3 (2.22%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 48 (35.56%) SQL
2 14 (10.37%) T-SQL
3 8 (5.93%) PL/SQL
4 6 (4.44%) VBA
5 5 (3.70%) VB
5 5 (3.70%) Java
5 5 (3.70%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.22%) C#
7 1 (0.74%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 25 (18.52%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.70%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.74%) Degree
5 1 (0.74%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.96%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (2.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.74%) Control-M
Vendors
1 135 (100.00%) Cognos
2 23 (17.04%) IBM
2 23 (17.04%) Oracle
3 15 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.19%) Business Objects
5 6 (4.44%) Teradata
6 5 (3.70%) SAP
7 4 (2.96%) Hyperion
7 4 (2.96%) Netezza
8 2 (1.48%) ILOG
8 2 (1.48%) Cisco
8 2 (1.48%) Sun
9 1 (0.74%) Applix
9 1 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.74%) Informatica
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