The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the West Yorkshire region.

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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within IBM Cognos.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 98 81 77
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -4
Contract jobs citing Cognos 7 1 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.39% 0.076% 1.02%
As % of the Vendors category 0.95% 0.19% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 15
Average daily rate £388 £375 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £375 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £27.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-16.36% +37.50%
Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
740 528 758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 41.25% 39.94% 42.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 228 331
Average daily rate £350 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £196 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 40 31
Average hourly rate £11.50 £12.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.76 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.68 £34.00 £21.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Cognos
Yorkshire

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Cognos
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Cognos Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Cognos
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cognos across the West Yorkshire region.

Cognos Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Cognos
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Leeds - 6 £394 - 1
Cognos
Yorkshire

Cognos
Top 29 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Cognos 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.

1 9 (90.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (60.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) UNIX
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) Marketing
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Big Data
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (10.00%) QlikView
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (10.00%) ActiveReports
5 1 (10.00%) Change Control
5 1 (10.00%) Informatica
5 1 (10.00%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Windows
5 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) ETL
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) OLAP
5 1 (10.00%) Business Objects
5 1 (10.00%) SAP

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Cognos 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) OLAP
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (10.00%) QlikView
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (10.00%) ActiveReports
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
General
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 3 (30.00%) Cognos Specialist
2 3 (30.00%) Cognos Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Cognos Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Cognos Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) UNIX
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) ETL
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (10.00%) SAP
1 1 (10.00%) Informatica
1 1 (10.00%) MicroStrategy
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