Period
to 17 December 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cognos over the 6 months to 17 December 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within IBM Cognos.

Cognos
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 49 53
Rank change year-on-year -3 +4 -3
Contract jobs citing Cognos 6 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 1.05% 1.60% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 1.94% 2.96% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 3
Bracknell median daily rate £375 £349 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.53% -7.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £363 £273 £363
90th Percentile £459 £506 £428
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £325 £425
% change year-on-year +15.38% -23.53% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bracknell median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

Cognos is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Bracknell.

All Vendors
Bracknell
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 310 304 282
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 54.29% 53.90% 50.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 138 98
Bracknell median daily rate £438 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +20.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £240 £217 £206
90th Percentile £601 £602 £500
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 35 41
Bracknell median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -24.24% -
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £18.36
% change year-on-year +11.54% -29.17% +4.89%

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

Job postings citing Cognos as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bracknell.

Job vacancy trend for Cognos in Bracknell

Cognos
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cognos in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (66.67%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (50.00%) ETL Development
3 3 (50.00%) ETL
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Thinking
5 1 (16.67%) SAP
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 1 (16.67%) PowerDesigner
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Maximo
5 1 (16.67%) Facilities Management
5 1 (16.67%) CAFM
5 1 (16.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) Time Management
5 1 (16.67%) Data Migration

Cognos
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) PowerDesigner
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Cognos Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Developer
1 3 (50.00%) SSIS Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Business Systems Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Cognos BI Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Cognos Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SQL BI Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server BI Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (50.00%) ETL
3 3 (50.00%) ETL Development
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Thinking
4 1 (16.67%) CAFM
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Facilities Management
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) SAP