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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos Consultant
Rank 640 642 621
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Cognos Consultant 4 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.023% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.024% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 4
Median daily rate £400 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.67%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
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
51209 54594 53300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.95% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 33381 34715 32174
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1644 2049 2080
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.33 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.90% +1.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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
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 9 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 29 August 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 -3 4 £400 -15.78% 1
East of England +18 1 - -
South East +12 1 - -
North West +11 1 £400 -20.00%
London -18 1 - - 1
Guildford - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £400 -
Surrey - 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 - -

Cognos Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 15 (100.00%) Cognos
2 10 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (53.33%) IBM
4 7 (46.67%) Finance
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 5 (33.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 4 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (26.67%) Analytics
6 4 (26.67%) Cognos Query Studio
6 4 (26.67%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 4 (26.67%) Cognos Report Studio
6 4 (26.67%) Cognos Event Studio
6 4 (26.67%) Front End Development
7 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (20.00%) Cognos TM1
8 2 (13.33%) Retail
8 2 (13.33%) Data Structures
8 2 (13.33%) SQL
8 2 (13.33%) Cognos Planning
9 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
9 1 (6.67%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
9 1 (6.67%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 1 (6.67%) Translating Business Requirements
9 1 (6.67%) Line Management
9 1 (6.67%) Mentoring

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:

Business Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (20.00%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (13.33%) Cognos Planning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) Cognos Analysis Studio
2 4 (26.67%) Cognos Event Studio
2 4 (26.67%) Cognos Query Studio
2 4 (26.67%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (6.67%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Advertising
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) JSP
1 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (26.67%) Analytics
2 4 (26.67%) Front End Development
2 4 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (6.67%) Coaching
3 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (6.67%) Line Management
3 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.67%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cognos
2 8 (53.33%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) SAP