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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos Consultant
Rank 582 562 580
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Cognos Consultant 13 16 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.030% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.032% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.82% -8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £322 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £495 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £525
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -19.04%
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
52042 49402 53772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.34% 92.67% 92.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 31512 29330 30174
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2002 2126 2663
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.41
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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
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 13 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 22 August 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -30 11 £400 -3.03% 2
London +11 5 £401 +11.25% 1
South East +1 3 £400 -5.88% 1
West Midlands - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 1
Surrey - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Egham - - - -
Halifax - - - -

Cognos Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 31 (100.00%) Cognos
2 20 (64.52%) Cognos TM1
3 19 (61.29%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (48.39%) Finance
5 12 (38.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 10 (32.26%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 7 (22.58%) SQL
7 7 (22.58%) Cognos Report Studio
8 6 (19.35%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (19.35%) IBM
9 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
10 4 (12.90%) Service Management
10 4 (12.90%) ITIL
10 4 (12.90%) ITIL V3
10 4 (12.90%) Analytics
10 4 (12.90%) Cognos Query Studio
10 4 (12.90%) Cognos Metric Studio
11 3 (9.68%) Cognos Analysis Studio
11 3 (9.68%) Data Quality
11 3 (9.68%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (9.68%) Validation
11 3 (9.68%) Cognos Controller
11 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (9.68%) GAP Analysis
11 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
11 3 (9.68%) Workflow
11 3 (9.68%) ETL
12 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
12 2 (6.45%) DecisionStream
12 2 (6.45%) OLAP

Cognos Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 20 (64.52%) Cognos TM1
2 12 (38.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (9.68%) Cognos Controller
4 2 (6.45%) Cognos Planning
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 7 (22.58%) Cognos Report Studio
3 6 (19.35%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (12.90%) Cognos Query Studio
4 4 (12.90%) Cognos Metric Studio
5 3 (9.68%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
6 2 (6.45%) DecisionStream
6 2 (6.45%) OLAP
6 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (6.45%) Cognos Event Studio
6 2 (6.45%) Cognos Transformer
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (3.23%) Informix
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (3.23%) ReportNet
General
1 15 (48.39%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) UNIX
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (12.90%) Service Management
2 4 (12.90%) ITIL
2 4 (12.90%) ITIL V3
2 4 (12.90%) Analytics
3 3 (9.68%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (9.68%) Validation
3 3 (9.68%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (9.68%) Workflow
3 3 (9.68%) ETL
4 2 (6.45%) Data Modelling
4 2 (6.45%) Workflow Management
4 2 (6.45%) Migration
4 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.23%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (3.23%) Change Data Capture
5 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.23%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (3.23%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Cognos
2 6 (19.35%) IBM
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) StreamServe
4 1 (3.23%) Primavera