The table below looks at the statistics for DecisionStream skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DecisionStream over the 3 months to 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Cognos DecisionStream
Rank 585 591 536
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -55
Contract jobs citing DecisionStream 1 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.004% 0.017%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.008% 0.017% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
Average daily rate
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£350 £444 £530
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.12% -16.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £413 -
% change year-on-year
-15.15% -
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 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
11869 11703 10456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.29% 21.63% 22.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 7671 7305 6380
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 189 211
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £27.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.41 £14.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.00 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%

DecisionStream
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DecisionStream within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DecisionStream Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DecisionStream
Daily Rate Trend

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

DecisionStream Daily Rate Trend in the UK

DecisionStream
Hourly Rate Trend

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

DecisionStream Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

DecisionStream
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DecisionStream within the UK over the 3 months to 1 April 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Scotland - 1 £350 -
Glasgow - - - -
London - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
England - - - -

DecisionStream
Top 13 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing DecisionStream also 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 that cited DecisionStream.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos Query Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos Report Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos Framework Manager

DecisionStream
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing DecisionStream also 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 that cited DecisionStream. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos Query Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos Report Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos
1 1 (100.00%) IBM