The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Cognos Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos Specialist
Rank - 645 621
Contract jobs requiring a Cognos Specialist 0 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.007% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.008% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £450 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
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
48175 51856 52713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.80% 93.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 31544 33013 33319
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1684 2028 2169
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

Cognos Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Cognos Specialist in the job title.

Cognos Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cognos Specialist
Daily Rate Trend

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

Cognos Specialist Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Cognos Specialist Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, Cognos Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Cognos
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) MDX
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 1 (50.00%) Planning and Forecasting
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (50.00%) Hyperion
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) OLAP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel

Cognos Specialist 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 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) OLAP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) MDX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Planning and Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos
2 1 (50.00%) Hyperion
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft