The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 23 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)
UK / England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 568 598 578
Rank change year-on-year +30 -20  
Contract jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 20 22 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.047% 0.045% 0.094%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.54% 0.53% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 36
Median daily rate £468 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.87% -11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £455 £513
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 England with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3689 4132 4388
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 8.58% 8.36% 8.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2202 2569 2611
Median daily rate £475 £433 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.82% -3.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 50 41
Median hourly rate £27.00 £26.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.93% +18.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.33 £11.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.85 £99.00 £39.50
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 England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

Cognos Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cognos Business Intelligence in England

Cognos Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence in England over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cognos Business Intelligence in England

Cognos Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cognos Business Intelligence in England

Cognos Business Intelligence
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence within the England region over the 3 months to 23 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
London +14 16 £475 +13.09% 3
North West +22 1 £475 +18.75%
West Midlands +15 1 £350 -
East of England -6 1 £238 -44.11%
East Midlands -6 1 £350 -12.50%
Cognos Business Intelligence
UK

For the 6 months to 23 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 England region with a requirement for Cognos Business Intelligence.

1 33 (100.00%) Cognos
1 33 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (75.76%) Finance
3 12 (36.36%) IBM
4 11 (33.33%) Cognos TM1
5 10 (30.30%) Data Modelling
6 9 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (27.27%) SQL
7 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (18.18%) Data Analysis
8 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
8 6 (18.18%) SAP
8 6 (18.18%) Tableau
9 5 (15.15%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Excel
9 5 (15.15%) Migration
9 5 (15.15%) Banking
10 4 (12.12%) Planning and Forecasting
10 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (12.12%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 3 (9.09%) Vertica
11 3 (9.09%) Cognos Planning
11 3 (9.09%) Time Management
11 3 (9.09%) Use Case
11 3 (9.09%) Logical Data Model
11 3 (9.09%) SDLC
11 3 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
11 3 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (9.09%) Business Process Modelling
11 3 (9.09%) Wireframes

Cognos Business Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (6.06%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.06%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (33.33%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (9.09%) Cognos Planning
3 2 (6.06%) iTrent
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (3.03%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 1 (3.03%) SAP CO
4 1 (3.03%) SAP FI
4 1 (3.03%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 4 (12.12%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Data Mart
4 3 (9.09%) OLAP
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (6.06%) Cognos Report Studio
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.03%) ActiveReports
6 1 (3.03%) Big Data
6 1 (3.03%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 1 (3.03%) Cognos Query Studio
6 1 (3.03%) Cognos Transformer
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 25 (75.76%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Games
3 1 (3.03%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 21 (63.64%) Developer
2 16 (48.48%) Cognos Developer
3 11 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 11 (33.33%) Cognos BI Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) TM1 Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Business Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Cognos Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Report Developer
7 2 (6.06%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (6.06%) SQL Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Development Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) Report Writer
8 1 (3.03%) SAP Tester
8 1 (3.03%) SQL Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) SQL BI Developer
8 1 (3.03%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) .NET
1 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
1 2 (6.06%) CSS
1 2 (6.06%) HTML
1 2 (6.06%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Fixed Income
2 1 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
1 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
1 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (30.30%) Data Modelling
3 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (18.18%) Data Analysis
5 5 (15.15%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 5 (15.15%) Migration
6 4 (12.12%) Planning and Forecasting
7 3 (9.09%) Business Analysis
7 3 (9.09%) Business Process Modelling
7 3 (9.09%) ETL
7 3 (9.09%) Logical Data Model
7 3 (9.09%) SDLC
7 3 (9.09%) Time Management
7 3 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (9.09%) Use Case
7 3 (9.09%) Wireframes
8 2 (6.06%) Data Architecture
8 2 (6.06%) Document Management
8 2 (6.06%) Task Automation
8 2 (6.06%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) C#
2 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (6.06%) CBAP
2 2 (6.06%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) IIBA
2 2 (6.06%) ISEB
3 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Cognos
2 12 (36.36%) IBM
3 6 (18.18%) SAP
3 6 (18.18%) Tableau
4 3 (9.09%) HP
4 3 (9.09%) Vertica
5 2 (6.06%) Concur
5 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.03%) Alteryx
6 1 (3.03%) CODA
6 1 (3.03%) Epicor
6 1 (3.03%) IFS
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle
6 1 (3.03%) PeopleSoft
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