Period
to 14 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 14 November 2018 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 of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 79 74
Rank change year-on-year -8 -5 +34
Contract jobs citing Cognos 3 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.25% 0.84% 0.71%
As % of the Vendors category 0.63% 2.42% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £500 £354 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.34% +41.50% -20.00%
East of England median daily rate £500 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88% +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £16.06 -
East of England median hourly rate £57.50 £16.06 -
% change year-on-year +258.03% - -

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 Cambridgeshire.

All Vendors
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 473 496 448
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 39.22% 34.86% 39.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 246 219
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £433 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.31% -9.38% -
10th Percentile £250 £208 £228
90th Percentile £575 £542 £575
East of England median daily rate £425 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 41 32
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £16.06 £16.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.97% -4.83% -11.18%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.50 £9.33
90th Percentile £30.25 £37.50 £46.65
East of England median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +3.03% - -19.51%

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cognos in Cambridgeshire

Cognos
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cognos in Cambridgeshire

Cognos
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cognos in Cambridgeshire

Cognos
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 14 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 3 £500 -
Cognos
East of England

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Cognos also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Publishing
1 3 (100.00%) Validation
1 3 (100.00%) Spotfire
1 3 (100.00%) QlikView
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Tableau
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (100.00%) Cognos Report Studio
1 3 (100.00%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Life Science
2 1 (33.33%) Pharmacovigilance
2 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical

Cognos
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (33.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Cognos Report Studio
1 3 (100.00%) QlikView
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (100.00%) Spotfire
General
1 3 (100.00%) Publishing
2 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Cognos Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (33.33%) Life Science
2 1 (33.33%) Pharmacovigilance
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Dashboard Development
1 3 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Tableau