The table below looks at the statistics for the Cognos Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos Specialist
Rank 573 563 535
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -28
Contract jobs requiring a Cognos Specialist 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.006% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.006% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£440 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £400 -
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
48490 46430 41591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.40% 92.38% 92.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 29830 27397 23746
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1842 1977 2253
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

Cognos Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cognos Specialist in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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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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 -18 3 £440 +10.00% 2
Coventry - - - -
West Midlands - - - -

Cognos Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Cognos Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Cognos
2 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (55.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) Cognos Query Studio
5 3 (33.33%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 3 (33.33%) Cognos Report Studio
5 3 (33.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
6 2 (22.22%) Time Management
6 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (22.22%) Cognos Transformer
6 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
6 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) MS Office
6 2 (22.22%) IBM
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 1 (11.11%) Project Management
7 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (11.11%) Validation
7 1 (11.11%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (11.11%) MS Access
7 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
7 1 (11.11%) ResourceLink
7 1 (11.11%) Pharmacovigilance

Cognos Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Cognos Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (11.11%) ResourceLink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Cognos Query Studio
1 3 (33.33%) Cognos Analysis Studio
1 3 (33.33%) Cognos Report Studio
1 3 (33.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Cognos Transformer
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) MS Access
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Pharmacovigilance
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) Time Management
3 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Validation
4 1 (11.11%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cognos
2 2 (22.22%) IBM
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
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