The table below looks at the statistics for the Cognos Consultant role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos Consultant
Rank 609 596 560
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -36
Contract jobs requiring a Cognos Consultant 11 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.027% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.030% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 5
Average daily rate
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£400 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £400 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £479 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £438 £455
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -3.84%
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 Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52581 50525 47327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.47% 92.45% 92.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 33383 30630 27733
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1941 1999 2141
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.56 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% -5.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Cognos Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cognos Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Cognos Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cognos Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

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

Cognos Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Cognos Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cognos Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Cognos Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Cognos Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Cognos Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Cognos Consultant
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 31 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 -27 11 £400 - 1
South East -10 4 £400 -
Surrey - 3 £400 -
London -4 2 £525 - 1
East of England - 2 £388 -
Essex - 2 £388 -
South West -8 1 - -
Yorkshire -23 1 - -
North West -27 1 £500 -
Leeds - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 £500 -

Cognos Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Cognos Consultant in their job title 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 with Cognos Consultant in their job title.

1 25 (100.00%) Cognos
2 14 (56.00%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (48.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 12 (48.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 9 (36.00%) Finance
4 9 (36.00%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (28.00%) SQL
5 7 (28.00%) IBM
6 6 (24.00%) ETL
6 6 (24.00%) Oracle
6 6 (24.00%) Cognos TM1
7 5 (20.00%) Cognos Report Studio
8 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (16.00%) Data Modelling
9 3 (12.00%) Data Integration
9 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
9 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
9 3 (12.00%) Retail
9 3 (12.00%) Information Management
10 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (8.00%) Cognos Query Studio
10 2 (8.00%) Cognos Transformer
10 2 (8.00%) Logical Data Model
10 2 (8.00%) Physical Data Model
10 2 (8.00%) MS Office
10 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
10 2 (8.00%) Toad
11 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development

Cognos Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Cognos Consultant in their job title 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 with Cognos Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 6 (24.00%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (4.00%) Cognos Controller
3 1 (4.00%) ResourceLink
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (4.00%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 9 (36.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (20.00%) Cognos Report Studio
4 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (8.00%) Cognos Query Studio
6 2 (8.00%) Cognos Transformer
6 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (4.00%) ActiveReports
7 1 (4.00%) DB2
7 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
7 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
7 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (4.00%) Sybase IQ
7 1 (4.00%) Cognos Metric Studio
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Toad
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.00%) Mashup
2 1 (4.00%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) UNIX
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (24.00%) ETL
3 4 (16.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (12.00%) Information Management
5 2 (8.00%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (8.00%) Physical Data Model
5 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (4.00%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.00%) ITIL V3
6 1 (4.00%) Analytics
6 1 (4.00%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (4.00%) Logistics
6 1 (4.00%) ITIL
6 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.00%) Service Management
6 1 (4.00%) Workflow
6 1 (4.00%) Migration
6 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Cognos
2 7 (28.00%) IBM
3 6 (24.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) Sybase
4 1 (4.00%) SAP