The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Cognos Business Intelligence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cognos Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Cognos BI)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 118 -
Contract jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire - 0.12% -
As % of the Business Applications category - 1.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £478 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +19.37% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £69.07 -

Cognos Business Intelligence is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 206 209 145
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 11.34% 8.49% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 111 91
Median daily rate £425 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £17.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.39 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +39.58% +57.14%  

Cognos Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Cognos Business Intelligence as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Cognos Business Intelligence in Berkshire

Cognos Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cognos Business Intelligence in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Cognos Business Intelligence.

1 5 (100.00%) Cognos
1 5 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) QlikView
2 4 (80.00%) Visualisation
2 4 (80.00%) Data Visualisation
2 4 (80.00%) Tableau
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 3 (60.00%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (40.00%) Teradata
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) Cognos Transformer
5 1 (20.00%) Power BI
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) Spotfire

Cognos Business Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (80.00%) QlikView
3 2 (40.00%) Cognos Transformer
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) Power BI
4 1 (20.00%) Spotfire
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Cognos Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Cognos BI Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Cognos Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) MicroStrategy Developer
3 1 (20.00%) QlikView Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Report Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Tableau Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (80.00%) Data Visualisation
2 4 (80.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 4 (80.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cognos
2 4 (80.00%) Tableau
3 3 (60.00%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) Teradata