The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Cognos BI)
Rank 532 516 514
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -2
Contract jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 61 52 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.10% 0.12%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.20% 1.12% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 33 41
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.64% +8.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £303 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £385 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 - -
Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
5076 4627 5318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.28% 9.07% 9.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2606 2364 2558
Average daily rate £433 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.76% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £588 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 81 56
Average hourly rate £31.50 £27.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.54% -25.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £12.50 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £59.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £28.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.56% -11.53%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -32 45 £475 +11.76% 16
London +13 35 £475 +8.57% 8
Scotland -8 14 £425 -
City of London +19 10 £465 +3.33% 4
South West -22 6 £483 +48.46% 1
Dorset - 4 £483 -
East Midlands - 3 £375 - 3
Bournemouth - 3 £483 -
County Antrim - 2 - -
Belfast - 2 - -
Northern Ireland - 2 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £500 -
East of England - - - - 1
South East - - - - 2
Docklands, London - - - -
East Anglia - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 2
Hertfordshire - - - - 1
Kent - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - - 2
Shropshire - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
Worcestershire - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Bury St Edmunds - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Nottingham - - - -

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 161 (100.00%) Cognos
1 161 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 82 (50.93%) Finance
3 80 (49.69%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 67 (41.61%) Cognos Report Studio
4 67 (41.61%) Data Warehouse
5 66 (40.99%) Oracle
6 47 (29.19%) Cognos TM1
7 45 (27.95%) SQL
8 41 (25.47%) Cognos Transformer
9 36 (22.36%) ETL
10 29 (18.01%) SQL Server
10 29 (18.01%) Kimball Methodology
11 28 (17.39%) Project Management
12 23 (14.29%) Banking
13 21 (13.04%) IBM
14 15 (9.32%) Cognos Query Studio
15 14 (8.70%) Data Modelling
16 13 (8.07%) UNIX
16 13 (8.07%) Relational Database
16 13 (8.07%) Oracle BI EE
17 12 (7.45%) Cognos Analysis Studio
17 12 (7.45%) Oracle Database
17 12 (7.45%) Oracle Reports
18 11 (6.83%) OLAP
18 11 (6.83%) SAP
18 11 (6.83%) Cognos Metric Studio
19 10 (6.21%) Performance Tuning
19 10 (6.21%) Business Analysis
19 10 (6.21%) SQL Server Integration Services

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (1.24%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (3.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.48%) MS Office
3 2 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 47 (29.19%) Cognos TM1
2 7 (4.35%) Cognos Controller
3 4 (2.48%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (2.48%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (1.86%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (1.86%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.86%) Cognos Planning
5 1 (0.62%) Cerner Millennium
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (49.69%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 67 (41.61%) Cognos Report Studio
2 67 (41.61%) Data Warehouse
3 41 (25.47%) Cognos Transformer
4 29 (18.01%) SQL Server
5 15 (9.32%) Cognos Query Studio
6 13 (8.07%) Relational Database
6 13 (8.07%) Oracle BI EE
7 12 (7.45%) Cognos Analysis Studio
7 12 (7.45%) Oracle Database
7 12 (7.45%) Oracle Reports
8 11 (6.83%) OLAP
8 11 (6.83%) Cognos Metric Studio
9 10 (6.21%) RDBMS
9 10 (6.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (4.97%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (4.97%) Crystal Reports
10 8 (4.97%) BusinessObjects
10 8 (4.97%) Essbase
11 7 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (1.86%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.62%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.62%) JIRA
General
1 82 (50.93%) Finance
2 23 (14.29%) Banking
3 10 (6.21%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.35%) Investment Banking
4 7 (4.35%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.86%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.62%) Retail
6 1 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.62%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.62%) Law
Job Titles
1 95 (59.01%) Developer
2 81 (50.31%) Cognos Developer
3 48 (29.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 42 (26.09%) Cognos BI Developer
5 22 (13.66%) Consultant
6 19 (11.80%) Analyst
7 18 (11.18%) Cognos Consultant
8 14 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 10 (6.21%) Administrator
9 10 (6.21%) TM1 Developer
10 9 (5.59%) Cognos Support
10 9 (5.59%) Cognos Administrator
10 9 (5.59%) Cognos Specialist
11 8 (4.97%) Support Consultant
11 8 (4.97%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 7 (4.35%) Business Developer
13 6 (3.73%) TM1 Consultant
13 6 (3.73%) Business Intelligence Manager
14 5 (3.11%) Designer
14 5 (3.11%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.48%) Web Services
2 3 (1.86%) MDX
3 2 (1.24%) JDBC
4 1 (0.62%) HTML
4 1 (0.62%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.24%) NHS
1 2 (1.24%) Management Information System
1 2 (1.24%) Computer Science
1 2 (1.24%) Visualisation
2 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (0.62%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.07%) UNIX
2 4 (2.48%) Windows
3 3 (1.86%) Solaris
3 3 (1.86%) Linux
3 3 (1.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (1.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 36 (22.36%) ETL
3 29 (18.01%) Kimball Methodology
4 28 (17.39%) Project Management
5 14 (8.70%) Data Modelling
6 10 (6.21%) ITIL
6 10 (6.21%) Business Analysis
6 10 (6.21%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (5.59%) Dimensional Modelling
7 9 (5.59%) ITIL V3
7 9 (5.59%) Service Management
8 8 (4.97%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (4.97%) Data Analysis
8 8 (4.97%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (4.35%) Analytics
9 7 (4.35%) Change Management
10 5 (3.11%) PRINCE2
10 5 (3.11%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (2.48%) Data Management
11 4 (2.48%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 45 (27.95%) SQL
2 9 (5.59%) PL/SQL
3 8 (4.97%) T-SQL
4 4 (2.48%) VBA
5 3 (1.86%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.62%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (6.21%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.11%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.86%) Degree
4 1 (0.62%) ACCA
4 1 (0.62%) CIMA
4 1 (0.62%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.48%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.86%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.62%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (0.62%) Control-M
1 1 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.62%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 161 (100.00%) Cognos
2 66 (40.99%) Oracle
3 21 (13.04%) IBM
4 11 (6.83%) SAP
5 9 (5.59%) Business Objects
6 8 (4.97%) Microsoft
7 5 (3.11%) Teradata
8 4 (2.48%) Netezza
8 4 (2.48%) Hyperion
9 3 (1.86%) Sun
9 3 (1.86%) Talend
10 2 (1.24%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.62%) HP
11 1 (0.62%) Cerner
11 1 (0.62%) Informatica
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