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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos Consultant
Rank 614 602 573
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -29
Contract jobs requiring a Cognos Consultant 11 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.025% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.027% 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 6
Average daily rate
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£475 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.67% -2.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £400 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £453 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -3.03%
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
54347 51343 48877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.79% 92.32% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 34673 31061 29030
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 2003 1976 2120
Average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -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 28 August 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 9 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 28 August 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 -13 11 £475 +18.75%
London +17 5 £500 +24.84%
East of England - 3 £388 -
Essex - 2 £388 -
South East -21 1 - -
North West -32 1 £500 -
Lancashire - 1 £500 -
South West - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -

Cognos Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 24 (100.00%) Cognos
2 14 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (54.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 9 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (37.50%) Finance
5 8 (33.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 7 (29.17%) IBM
6 7 (29.17%) SQL
7 6 (25.00%) Oracle
7 6 (25.00%) Cognos TM1
8 5 (20.83%) Cognos Report Studio
8 5 (20.83%) ETL
9 4 (16.67%) Data Modelling
9 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
10 3 (12.50%) Data Integration
10 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
10 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
10 3 (12.50%) Retail
10 3 (12.50%) Information Management
10 3 (12.50%) Cognos Planning
11 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (8.33%) Cognos Query Studio
11 2 (8.33%) Cognos Transformer
11 2 (8.33%) Logical Data Model
11 2 (8.33%) Physical Data Model
11 2 (8.33%) MS Office
11 2 (8.33%) SAP
11 2 (8.33%) Toad

Cognos Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (54.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 6 (25.00%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (12.50%) Cognos Planning
4 1 (4.17%) Cognos Controller
4 1 (4.17%) ResourceLink
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (4.17%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (33.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 5 (20.83%) Cognos Report Studio
4 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
5 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 2 (8.33%) Cognos Query Studio
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (8.33%) Cognos Transformer
7 1 (4.17%) Cognos Metric Studio
7 1 (4.17%) ActiveReports
7 1 (4.17%) DB2
7 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
7 1 (4.17%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Toad
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.17%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) UNIX
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (20.83%) ETL
3 4 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 3 (12.50%) Information Management
5 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (8.33%) Physical Data Model
6 1 (4.17%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (4.17%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.17%) ITIL V3
6 1 (4.17%) Change Control
6 1 (4.17%) Analytics
6 1 (4.17%) Logistics
6 1 (4.17%) Requirements Management
6 1 (4.17%) ITIL
6 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.17%) Service Management
6 1 (4.17%) Quality Management
6 1 (4.17%) Workflow
6 1 (4.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) ACCA
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Cognos
2 7 (29.17%) IBM
3 6 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (8.33%) SAP
5 1 (4.17%) Sybase