The table below looks at the statistics for Cognos Impromptu skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos Impromptu over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Cognos Impromptu
Rank 642 641 614
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -27
Contract jobs citing Cognos Impromptu 2 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.005% 0.024%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.017% 0.023% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 12
Median daily rate £325 £550 £231
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.90% +137.83%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £550 £200
% change year-on-year
-40.90% +175.00%
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 Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
12040 13263 11698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.25% 23.29% 22.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 8016 8619 7227
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £352 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.53% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 210 189 198
Median hourly rate £30.50 £27.78 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.79% +1.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £52.17 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £28.13 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% +12.50%

Cognos Impromptu
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Cognos Impromptu as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Cognos Impromptu Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cognos Impromptu
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cognos Impromptu within the UK.

Cognos Impromptu Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Cognos Impromptu
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cognos Impromptu within the UK.

Cognos Impromptu Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Cognos Impromptu
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos Impromptu within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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 -25 2 £325 -40.90%
South East -4 1 £325 -40.90%
South West - 1 - -
Reading - 1 £325 -
Berkshire - 1 £325 -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -

Cognos Impromptu
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cognos Impromptu also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Cognos Impromptu.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Kalido
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (50.00%) Hyperion
2 1 (50.00%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos Powerplay
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET

Cognos Impromptu
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos Powerplay
1 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) Kalido
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (50.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos
2 1 (50.00%) Hyperion
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle