The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 24 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within IBM Cognos.

Cognos
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 - 48
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Cognos 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.48% - 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 5.33% - 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.06 £20.50 £27.25
% change year-on-year -21.65% -24.77%  

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 East Sussex.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 75 76 158
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 27.68% 26.48% 44.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 43 116
Median daily rate £358 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £190 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 7
Median hourly rate £11.93 £17.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.82% +12.90%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.47
% change year-on-year -14.63% +11.02%  

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex 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 East Sussex

Cognos
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cognos in East Sussex

Cognos
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hove - 4 - -
Cognos
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VBA
1 4 (100.00%) MS Access
1 4 (100.00%) SAS
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Tableau
1 4 (100.00%) Data Ingestion
1 4 (100.00%) Numerate Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree

Cognos
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 4 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MS Access
General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Business Information Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Information Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) SAS Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) SAS Information Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Banking Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Data Ingestion
1 4 (100.00%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Tableau