The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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
South West / Bristol
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 65 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 -  
Contract jobs citing Cognos 2 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.25% 0.77% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.59% 1.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £553 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.93% -  
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 Bristol.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 341 370 315
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 42.00% 40.53% 37.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 265 221
Median daily rate £370 £355 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.22% -1.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 16
Median hourly rate £32.00 £20.39 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +56.93% -9.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £18.50 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.85 £30.00 £50.00
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 Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol 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 Bristol

Cognos
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cognos in Bristol

Cognos
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cognos in Bristol over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cognos in Bristol

Cognos
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cognos in Bristol.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cognos in Bristol

Cognos
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Maximo
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow Analysis

Cognos
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Maximo Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Maximo Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow Analysis
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA