The table below looks at the statistics for Cognos Business Intelligence skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Cognos BI)
Rank 120 107 104
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -3
Contract jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.039% 0.090% 0.047%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.53% 0.82% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate £450 £438 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £401 £425
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -5.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £69.07 - -
Cognos Business Intelligence
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Business Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
190 244 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.49% 11.04% 12.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 125 135
Average daily rate £400 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.11% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 7
Average hourly rate £35.50 £18.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.22% -52.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £18.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+113.88% -52.38%

Cognos Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Cognos Business Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Cognos Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence across the West Midlands region.

Cognos Business Intelligence Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Cognos Business Intelligence
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Birmingham - 1 £450 -
Cognos Business Intelligence
England

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Cognos Business Intelligence 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 Cognos Business Intelligence.

1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Report Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos Event Studio
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos Query Studio

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Cognos Business Intelligence 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 Cognos Business Intelligence. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Report Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos Event Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos Query Studio
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos BI Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos BI Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL BI Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos
2 1 (50.00%) IBM