The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Cognos Business Intelligence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cognos Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 26 June 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.

IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Cognos BI)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 92 97
Rank change year-on-year -9 +5  
Contract jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.065% 0.13% 0.063%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.48% 1.52% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £350 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Cognos Business Intelligence is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 207 132 103
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 13.45% 8.70% 6.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 93 55
Median daily rate £475 £475 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +0.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £375 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.28% +55.55%  

Cognos Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Cognos Business Intelligence as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Cognos Business Intelligence in the East Midlands

Cognos Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cognos Business Intelligence in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Cognos Business Intelligence.

1 3 (100.00%) Cognos
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Document Management
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Task Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Benchmarking
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience

Cognos Business Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Cognos BI Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Cognos Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Document Management
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Task Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cognos
2 2 (66.67%) IBM