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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cognos Specialist
UK
Rank - - 600
Contract jobs requiring a Cognos Specialist 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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
42508 47354 48039
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.75% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 27665 30191 30170
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 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £587 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1501 1736 1893
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £47.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 19 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 1 (100.00%) OLAP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) Hyperion
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) MDX
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
1 1 (100.00%) Planning and Forecasting

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 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) OLAP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) MDX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Planning and Forecasting
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos
1 1 (100.00%) Hyperion
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft