Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 23 November 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
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 43 52
Rank change year-on-year -8 +9 -9
Contract jobs citing Cognos 7 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 1.23% 1.84% 0.58%
As % of the Vendors category 2.19% 3.57% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Derbyshire median daily rate £410 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.89% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £311 £450 £403
90th Percentile £500 £450 £468
East Midlands median daily rate £419 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +1.52% -2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Derbyshire median hourly rate - - -
East 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 contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Derbyshire.

All Vendors
Derbyshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 320 280 250
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 56.24% 51.57% 48.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 148 110
Derbyshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £222 £224 £231
90th Percentile £549 £575 £502
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 26
Derbyshire median hourly rate £20.00 £13.55 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.63% +6.25% -5.56%
10th Percentile £13.63 £8.69 £9.93
90th Percentile £31.58 £60.00 £28.38
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cognos in Derbyshire

Cognos
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cognos in Derbyshire

Cognos
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cognos in Derbyshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cognos in Derbyshire

Cognos
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cognos in Derbyshire

Cognos
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Derbyshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Derby -5 7 £410 -
Cognos
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 2 (28.57%) NAS
2 2 (28.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Opsware
2 2 (28.57%) F5
2 2 (28.57%) High Availability
2 2 (28.57%) PlateSpin
2 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 2 (28.57%) Cognos Planning
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Clustering
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) KVM
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (28.57%) Cognos Analysis Studio
2 2 (28.57%) Cognos Report Studio
2 2 (28.57%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 2 (28.57%) OpenStack
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) Aerospace
2 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Sun

Cognos
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 2 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (28.57%) iPlanet
1 2 (28.57%) JBoss
1 2 (28.57%) MQSeries
1 2 (28.57%) OpenStack
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
1 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
1 2 (28.57%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Cognos Planning
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) LDAP
1 2 (28.57%) NAS
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Cognos Analysis Studio
1 2 (28.57%) Cognos Framework Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Cognos Report Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (28.57%) Aerospace
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Cognos Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Cognos Enterprise Planning Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Cognos Planning Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) J2EE
2 1 (14.29%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) AIX
1 2 (28.57%) HPUX
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Solaris
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Analytics
1 2 (28.57%) High Availability
1 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
1 2 (28.57%) Scrum
1 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
1 2 (28.57%) KVM
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (28.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) OpenView
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Borland
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) F5
1 2 (28.57%) HP
1 2 (28.57%) IBM
1 2 (28.57%) Opsware
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) PlateSpin
1 2 (28.57%) Sun
1 2 (28.57%) Veritas
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat