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 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 119 119 120
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing Cognos 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.12% 0.045% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% 0.10% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
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£340 - -
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
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
1092 973 1021
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 42.77% 43.61% 40.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 616 509 429
Average daily rate £330 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 78 65
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.55 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -4.67%

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
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 24 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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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 - 2 £340 - 3
West Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
North Yorkshire - - - - 2
Cognos
England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 8 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 3 (25.00%) Informatica
3 3 (25.00%) Banking
3 3 (25.00%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (25.00%) Analytics
3 3 (25.00%) Data Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (16.67%) Palantir
4 2 (16.67%) Statistics
4 2 (16.67%) FMCG
4 2 (16.67%) Infor
4 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
4 2 (16.67%) Spanish Language
4 2 (16.67%) QlikView
4 2 (16.67%) Data Management
4 2 (16.67%) Ab Initio
4 2 (16.67%) Lotus
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 2 (16.67%) XML
4 2 (16.67%) SLA
4 2 (16.67%) IBM
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 2 (16.67%) ETL
4 2 (16.67%) SAS

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) Lotus Domino
1 2 (16.67%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
1 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (16.67%) QlikView
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (8.33%) SAP BI
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) OLAP
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Spanish Language
3 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) TM1 Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Cognos Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) TM1 Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Statistics
1 2 (16.67%) FMCG
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) iSeries
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (25.00%) Change Management
2 3 (25.00%) Data Analytics
2 3 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Data Management
3 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) ERP
3 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 2 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) EAI
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) People Management
4 1 (8.33%) Kimball Methodology
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
1 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Informatica
2 2 (16.67%) Lotus
2 2 (16.67%) Ab Initio
2 2 (16.67%) Infor
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Trillium
2 2 (16.67%) IBM
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Palantir
3 1 (8.33%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) Tableau
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