The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Cognos Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos Consultant
Rank 627 622 605
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Cognos Consultant 20 18 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.032% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.034% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 7
Median daily rate £491 £463 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.10% +23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £630 £549
UK excluding London median daily rate £482 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+20.37% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
52745 52880 52258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.86% 94.75% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 34373 32080 31881
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1528 2113 2153
Median hourly rate £17.95 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.54% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

Cognos Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Cognos Consultant in the job title.

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 3 May 2016.

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 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 3 May 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 -19 18 £500 +5.26%
South East -1 5 £500 +44.92%
London -29 5 £500 +4.16%
Berkshire - 5 £500 -
Reading - 4 - -
Yorkshire +6 3 £482 +28.40%
West Midlands - 2 £525 -
Glasgow - 2 £400 -
Scotland - 2 £400 -
Leeds - 2 £482 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £482 -
East Midlands +7 1 £450 +12.50%
Nottinghamshire - 1 £450 -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 £450 -
City of London - 1 £500 -
Westminster - 1 £500 -

Cognos Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, Cognos Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Cognos Consultant in the job title.

1 28 (100.00%) Cognos
2 15 (53.57%) Finance
3 9 (32.14%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (25.00%) Cognos TM1
5 6 (21.43%) Cognos Report Studio
6 5 (17.86%) Cognos Planning
6 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
6 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
6 5 (17.86%) SQL
6 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
7 4 (14.29%) IBM
7 4 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (14.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 4 (14.29%) Analytics
7 4 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (14.29%) Front End Development
7 4 (14.29%) Cognos Event Studio
7 4 (14.29%) Cognos Query Studio
7 4 (14.29%) Cognos Analysis Studio
8 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
9 2 (7.14%) Oracle
9 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
9 2 (7.14%) Legal
9 2 (7.14%) Cognos Controller
9 2 (7.14%) QlikView
9 2 (7.14%) ActiveReports
9 2 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
10 1 (3.57%) ResourceLink
10 1 (3.57%) Cognos Framework Manager

Cognos Consultant Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Cognos TM1
2 5 (17.86%) Cognos Planning
3 4 (14.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.14%) Cognos Controller
5 1 (3.57%) ResourceLink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) Cognos Report Studio
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
3 4 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (14.29%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 4 (14.29%) Cognos Event Studio
3 4 (14.29%) Cognos Query Studio
4 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (7.14%) ActiveReports
5 2 (7.14%) QlikView
6 1 (3.57%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Data Mart
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (3.57%) PowerCenter
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.57%) Star Schema
General
1 15 (53.57%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (14.29%) Analytics
2 4 (14.29%) Front End Development
2 4 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.57%) Business Analysis
4 1 (3.57%) Coaching
4 1 (3.57%) Data Analysis
4 1 (3.57%) ETL
4 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.57%) Migration
4 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (3.57%) System Testing
4 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
4 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
1 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) ACCA
2 1 (3.57%) CIMA
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Cognos
2 4 (14.29%) IBM
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) Informatica
4 1 (3.57%) SAP