The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton 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 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.

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

Cognos
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 27 38
Contract jobs citing Cognos 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton - 1.04% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category - 4.76% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £275 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -34.52%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -8.17% +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £69.07 £40.00
% change year-on-year -76.11% +72.67%  

Cognos is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 44 42 70
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 30.99% 21.76% 30.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 25 42
Median daily rate £425 £315 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.92% -23.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £273 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £363 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £10.50 - £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton citing Cognos as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Cognos in Brighton

Cognos
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cognos in Brighton