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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 24 May 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.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 130 147 114
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -33
Contract jobs citing Cognos 11 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.39% 0.071% 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 1.01% 0.17% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 8
Median daily rate £483 £363 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.10% -7.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £363 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £363 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £432 £400 £384
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £32.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-35.93% +56.09%
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
1089 1202 1063
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 38.60% 42.75% 41.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 731 751 663
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 53 71
Median hourly rate £16.50 £13.87 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.96% -7.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.49 £9.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £33.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £18.00 £17.56
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.53%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Cognos as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +3 7 £507 -
North Yorkshire - 3 £390 - 1
South Yorkshire -7 1 £330 -8.96%
Cognos
England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cognos also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 12 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (37.50%) Cognos TM1
4 8 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (33.33%) Finance
5 7 (29.17%) SQL
5 7 (29.17%) Banking
6 6 (25.00%) QlikView
6 6 (25.00%) ETL
6 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (20.83%) Data Modelling
7 5 (20.83%) Kimball Methodology
7 5 (20.83%) Analytics
7 5 (20.83%) Inmon Methodology
7 5 (20.83%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 5 (20.83%) Logical Data Model
7 5 (20.83%) Physical Data Model
7 5 (20.83%) SDLC
8 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
8 4 (16.67%) Coaching
8 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
9 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
10 2 (8.33%) Retail
10 2 (8.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
11 1 (4.17%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (4.17%) Validation
11 1 (4.17%) Data Security

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (8.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (25.00%) QlikView
4 5 (20.83%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (4.17%) OLAP
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (4.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Analyst
2 9 (37.50%) Business Analyst
3 7 (29.17%) Developer
4 6 (25.00%) Cognos Developer
5 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
5 5 (20.83%) TM1 Developer
6 4 (16.67%) Consultant
6 4 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (16.67%) TM1 Analyst
7 3 (12.50%) Cognos Consultant
7 3 (12.50%) Senior Business Analyst
8 2 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Banking Analyst
8 2 (8.33%) Banking Business Analyst
8 2 (8.33%) Cognos Business Analyst
8 2 (8.33%) Developer Analyst
8 2 (8.33%) Implementation Analyst
8 2 (8.33%) Implementation Consultant
8 2 (8.33%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
1 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (25.00%) ETL
2 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (20.83%) Analytics
3 5 (20.83%) Data Modelling
3 5 (20.83%) Inmon Methodology
3 5 (20.83%) Kimball Methodology
3 5 (20.83%) Logical Data Model
3 5 (20.83%) Physical Data Model
3 5 (20.83%) SDLC
4 4 (16.67%) Coaching
4 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.17%) Data Security
5 1 (4.17%) Information Management
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) System Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Use Case
5 1 (4.17%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle
1 1 (4.17%) Siebel
1 1 (4.17%) Teradata