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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos Consultant
Rank 629 632 613
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Cognos Consultant 9 11 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.020% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.021% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 7
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £373 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £538 £507
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
50636 53208 51071
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.70% 94.78% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 32918 33454 31276
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1521 2018 2067
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 16 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 1 July 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 +2 9 £425 +6.25% 2
Yorkshire +2 2 £482 -
London -8 2 £438 -18.60% 1
North West - 2 £400 -
Manchester - 2 £400 -
East of England +10 1 - -
West Yorkshire +3 1 £482 -
South East +2 1 - -
East Midlands -2 1 £450 +12.50%
Leeds -4 1 £482 -
Surrey -6 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £450 -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 £450 -
Guildford - 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 - -

Cognos Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 26 (100.00%) Cognos
2 15 (57.69%) Finance
3 13 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (30.77%) Cognos TM1
5 7 (26.92%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 7 (26.92%) IBM
6 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
7 5 (19.23%) Cognos Report Studio
7 5 (19.23%) Cognos Planning
7 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
7 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
8 4 (15.38%) Front End Development
8 4 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (15.38%) Analytics
8 4 (15.38%) Cognos Query Studio
8 4 (15.38%) Cognos Analysis Studio
8 4 (15.38%) Cognos Event Studio
8 4 (15.38%) SQL
8 4 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
9 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (7.69%) Data Structures
10 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (7.69%) QlikView
10 2 (7.69%) Migration
10 2 (7.69%) Legal
10 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
10 2 (7.69%) Retail
10 2 (7.69%) Budgeting and Forecasting

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 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Cognos TM1
2 7 (26.92%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 5 (19.23%) Cognos Planning
4 1 (3.85%) Cognos Controller
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 5 (19.23%) Cognos Report Studio
3 4 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (15.38%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 4 (15.38%) Cognos Event Studio
3 4 (15.38%) Cognos Query Studio
4 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (7.69%) QlikView
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.85%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.85%) Star Schema
General
1 15 (57.69%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Legal
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (15.38%) Analytics
2 4 (15.38%) Front End Development
2 4 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (7.69%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 2 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.85%) Coaching
4 1 (3.85%) Data Migration
4 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
4 1 (3.85%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (3.85%) Line Management
4 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
1 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) ACCA
2 1 (3.85%) CIMA
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Cognos
2 7 (26.92%) IBM
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle
4 1 (3.85%) SAP