Period
to 22 January 2018

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 22 January 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
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 79 57
Rank change year-on-year +10 -22 -7
Contract jobs citing Cognos 3 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.40% 0.10% 0.83%
As % of the Vendors category 1.22% 0.26% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 6
Coventry median daily rate £425 £475 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.53% -17.39% +64.29%
10th Percentile £413 £463 £343
90th Percentile £438 £488 £631
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £349 £450
% change year-on-year +21.86% -22.50% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate £32.50 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £52.50 - -

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 Coventry.

All Vendors
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 246 380 249
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 32.80% 39.38% 34.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 242 158
Coventry median daily rate £413 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.83% +17.10% +1.75%
10th Percentile £183 £295 £231
90th Percentile £549 £540 £604
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 13
Coventry median hourly rate £25.00 £13.51 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +85.05% -22.80% -21.96%
10th Percentile £20.00 £10.95 £9.40
90th Percentile £33.75 £20.00 £23.65
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.68 £14.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year +8.10% -8.52% +1.90%

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 22 January 2018, 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%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) ZAP BI
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Automotive
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing

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
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (33.33%) ZAP BI
General
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) HR Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Report Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) TM1 Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Statistical Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) ABAP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Concur
1 2 (66.67%) SAP