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 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 99 - 101
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cognos 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.061% - 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% - 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £82.00 £31.50 -
% change year-on-year
+160.31% -
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
687 606 673
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 41.94% 40.43% 38.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 325 297
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 38 32
Average hourly rate £12.00 £16.00 £15.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +0.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.02 £10.00 £10.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £19.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.03 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -3.84%

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 22 October 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
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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 - - - - 1
Cognos
Yorkshire

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 2 (28.57%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (14.29%) Tableau
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (14.29%) People Management
4 1 (14.29%) EAI
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) OLAP
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Informatica
4 1 (14.29%) Internet

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 2 (28.57%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) OLAP
2 1 (14.29%) SAP BI
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) TM1 Developer
2 1 (14.29%) TM1 Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) People Management
3 1 (14.29%) EAI
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) IBM
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Tableau
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Informatica