The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 28 August 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.

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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 138 114 -
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -
Contract jobs citing Cognos 11 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.35% 0.25% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.81% 0.59% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £410 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.73% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £23.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -24.60%
Cognos
England

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

Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1366 1024 994
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 43.19% 43.32% 44.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 854 568 504
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 65 82
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.75 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -40.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £25.00 £44.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Cognos
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Cognos Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Cognos
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cognos across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Cognos Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Cognos
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Cognos Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Cognos
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
South Yorkshire -8 11 £325 -18.75% 1
West Yorkshire -25 1 £263 -37.50% 4
Cognos
England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 12 (85.71%) SQL
1 12 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (78.57%) ETL
3 10 (71.43%) Data Modelling
4 9 (64.29%) BusinessObjects
4 9 (64.29%) Physical Data Model
5 8 (57.14%) Kimball Methodology
5 8 (57.14%) Logical Data Model
5 8 (57.14%) Inmon Methodology
5 8 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (50.00%) Finance
7 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
7 6 (42.86%) SDLC
8 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
9 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (14.29%) Oracle
9 2 (14.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 1 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
10 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
10 1 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
10 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
10 1 (7.14%) Cognos Analysis Studio
10 1 (7.14%) Cognos Report Studio
10 1 (7.14%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 1 (7.14%) Analytics
10 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
10 1 (7.14%) T-SQL

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (14.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.14%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
5 1 (7.14%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 1 (7.14%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (7.14%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 1 (7.14%) OLAP
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Business Analyst
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Data Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Data Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Cognos Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) DBA
5 1 (7.14%) Cognos Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) MDX
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) UNIX
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (78.57%) ETL
3 10 (71.43%) Data Modelling
4 9 (64.29%) Physical Data Model
5 8 (57.14%) Inmon Methodology
5 8 (57.14%) Logical Data Model
5 8 (57.14%) Kimball Methodology
6 6 (42.86%) SDLC
7 1 (7.14%) Analytics
7 1 (7.14%) Project Management
7 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (7.14%) Logistics
7 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
7 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
7 1 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) IBM
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