The table below looks at the statistics for Cognos Powerplay skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos Powerplay over the 3 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Cognos Powerplay
Rank 639 639 622
Rank change year-on-year
0 -17
Contract jobs citing Cognos Powerplay 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.009% 0.008% 0.008%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £390 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +20.00%
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
11750 13156 12083
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.85% 23.46% 22.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7964 8609 7577
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 195 189 200
Median hourly rate £31.14 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.21% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £52.17 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.27 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+20.26% -13.33%

Cognos Powerplay
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Cognos Powerplay Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cognos Powerplay
Daily Rate Trend

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

Cognos Powerplay Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Cognos Powerplay
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Cognos Powerplay Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Cognos Powerplay
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos Powerplay within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 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 +1 1 £390 -13.33%
Slough - 1 £390 -
Berkshire - 1 £390 -
South East - 1 £390 -

Cognos Powerplay
Top 27 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cognos Powerplay 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 Powerplay.

1 6 (100.00%) Cognos
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (83.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Cognos Planning
3 3 (50.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 2 (33.33%) Cognos Report Studio
4 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (16.67%) ERP
5 1 (16.67%) ETL
5 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) OLAP
5 1 (16.67%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 1 (16.67%) Cognos Connection
5 1 (16.67%) Cognos Transformer
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (16.67%) Cognos Query Studio
5 1 (16.67%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (16.67%) Data Mart
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) JD Edwards

Cognos Powerplay
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 (83.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) Cognos Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Cognos Report Studio
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) Cognos Analysis Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Cognos Connection
2 1 (16.67%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Cognos Query Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Cognos Transformer
2 1 (16.67%) Data Mart
2 1 (16.67%) OLAP
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Cognos Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Cognos Planning Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Cognos BI Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Cognos Support
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (16.67%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cognos
2 1 (16.67%) JD Edwards