Period
to 25 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 25 July 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
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 72 47
Rank change year-on-year +16 -25 +16
Contract jobs citing Cognos 3 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.47% 0.35% 2.09%
As % of the Vendors category 1.29% 0.83% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 7
Coventry median daily rate £375 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -16.67% -
West Midlands median daily rate £384 £419 £450
% change year-on-year -8.36% -6.94% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands 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 vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 233 362 303
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 36.12% 42.29% 45.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 214 170
Coventry median daily rate £418 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.38% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £260 £300 £198
90th Percentile £549 £500 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +9.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 12 17
Coventry median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.54% -21.21% -5.71%
10th Percentile £10.78 £10.50 £10.60
90th Percentile £25.00 £20.28 £37.47
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.00 £13.78 £16.50
% change year-on-year +23.38% -16.52% +3.13%

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Cognos in Coventry

Cognos
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cognos in Coventry

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 2 (66.67%) ABAP
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Payroll
1 2 (66.67%) SuccessFactors
1 2 (66.67%) Concur
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management

Cognos
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 2 (66.67%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Cognos Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) HR Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Concur
1 2 (66.67%) SAP