The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Crawley 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 26 April 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 Sussex / Crawley
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 28 23
Rank change year-on-year +5 -5  
Contract jobs citing Cognos 4 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crawley 2.94% 2.23% 1.49%
As % of the Vendors category 4.88% 4.76% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 2
Median daily rate £440 £375 £553
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.33% -32.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £338 £515
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £388 £591
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £434 £375
% change year-on-year -7.83% +15.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.00

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 Crawley.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Crawley
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 82 105 63
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Crawley 60.29% 46.88% 47.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 76 46
Median daily rate £395 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.24% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £34.75 £17.95 £10.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +93.64% +68.02%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -13.15% +8.57%  

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in Crawley

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Crawley 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 Crawley

Cognos
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cognos in Crawley

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Crawley region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 11 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (81.82%) Oracle
2 9 (81.82%) Power BI
3 8 (72.73%) Finance
4 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
5 6 (54.55%) DB2
5 6 (54.55%) Data Modelling
5 6 (54.55%) Teradata
5 6 (54.55%) Netezza
6 5 (45.45%) Data Architecture
6 5 (45.45%) Business Continuity
6 5 (45.45%) ETL
6 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (45.45%) Data Security
6 5 (45.45%) Logical Data Model
6 5 (45.45%) Physical Data Model
7 4 (36.36%) REST
7 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
7 4 (36.36%) Informatica
7 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
7 4 (36.36%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (36.36%) WSDL
7 4 (36.36%) SOAP
7 4 (36.36%) Web Services
7 4 (36.36%) XML
7 4 (36.36%) XSD
7 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (36.36%) Migration
7 4 (36.36%) Data Migration
8 3 (27.27%) Data Integration

Cognos
Co-occurring IT Skills in Crawley 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) FileNet
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Cognos TM1
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle iProcurement
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) Power BI
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 6 (54.55%) DB2
4 4 (36.36%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
4 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (18.18%) QlikView
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (9.09%) Big Data
7 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (9.09%) OLAP
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) ERwin
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Architect
1 5 (45.45%) Data Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Data Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 3 (27.27%) ETL Architect
3 3 (27.27%) XML Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Netezza Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Teradata Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Database Architect
5 1 (9.09%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL BI Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server BI Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) REST
1 4 (36.36%) SOAP
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
1 4 (36.36%) WSDL
1 4 (36.36%) XML
1 4 (36.36%) XSD
2 3 (27.27%) XML Messaging
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (54.55%) Data Modelling
3 5 (45.45%) Business Continuity
3 5 (45.45%) Data Architecture
3 5 (45.45%) Data Security
3 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (45.45%) ETL
3 5 (45.45%) Logical Data Model
3 5 (45.45%) Physical Data Model
4 4 (36.36%) Data Migration
4 4 (36.36%) Migration
5 3 (27.27%) Content Management
5 3 (27.27%) Data Integration
5 3 (27.27%) Domain Models
5 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Content Management
5 3 (27.27%) Information Management
5 3 (27.27%) IT Strategy
5 3 (27.27%) Loose Coupling
6 2 (18.18%) Analytics
6 2 (18.18%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) Netezza
2 6 (54.55%) Teradata
3 4 (36.36%) Informatica
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) Hyperion