The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 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.

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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 108 102 94
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Contract jobs citing Cognos 2 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.099% 0.23% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% 0.62% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
Average daily rate £495 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £428 £400 £416
% change year-on-year
+6.87% -3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £69.07 £55.00 £17.48
% change year-on-year
+25.58% +214.73%
Cognos
Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
742 645 616
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 36.81% 37.33% 40.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 426 341
Average daily rate £400 £363 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £460 £492
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 17 25
Average hourly rate £15.50 £12.50 £11.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% +10.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.48 £10.30 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £16.72 £23.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

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 5 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
Leeds - 2 £495 - 5
Cognos
Yorkshire

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) VBA
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (33.33%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Banking
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) MS Access
5 1 (16.67%) ETL
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) VB
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (16.67%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (16.67%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (16.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (16.67%) System Testing

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (33.33%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (16.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) MS Access
4 1 (16.67%) ActiveReports
4 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (16.67%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Cognos Report Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Cognos Developer
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 3 (50.00%) VBA Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Access Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Access VBA Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
3 2 (33.33%) TM1 Developer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) System Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) VBA
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
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