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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Cognos BI)
UK / England
Rank 572 568 538
Rank change year-on-year -4 -30  
Contract jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 13 47 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.031% 0.096% 0.12%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.36% 1.21% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 33 49
Median daily rate £475 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.71% -17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £313 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £478 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +19.37% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £69.07 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £69.07 -

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 3578 3898 4158
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 8.56% 7.95% 8.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2187 2388 2418
Median daily rate £450 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% -2.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 44 38
Median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.81% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.96 £9.90 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.00 £63.16 £60.02
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

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 25 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 25 March 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 +12 5 £475 +46.15% 2
South West +3 2 £480 +6.66% 1
East Midlands -5 2 £475 +11.76%
North West +21 1 £500 +17.64% 1
South East +16 1 - -
West Midlands +12 1 £325 +25.00% 3
Cognos Business Intelligence
UK

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 39 (100.00%) Cognos
1 39 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (38.46%) Finance
3 13 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (25.64%) Data Modelling
4 10 (25.64%) SQL
5 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
6 7 (17.95%) IBM
6 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (12.82%) Tableau
8 5 (12.82%) Oracle
8 5 (12.82%) SAP
8 5 (12.82%) Translating Business Requirements
9 4 (10.26%) Data Visualisation
9 4 (10.26%) Visualisation
9 4 (10.26%) Cognos Report Studio
9 4 (10.26%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 4 (10.26%) QlikView
10 3 (7.69%) Degree
10 3 (7.69%) Cognos Planning
10 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
10 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
10 3 (7.69%) Teradata
10 3 (7.69%) Cognos TM1
10 3 (7.69%) Cognos Query Studio
10 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (7.69%) ActiveReports

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top Related 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 1 (2.56%) SAS
1 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Cognos Planning
1 3 (7.69%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.56%) ResourceLink
2 1 (2.56%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.56%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.56%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
3 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (10.26%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 4 (10.26%) Cognos Report Studio
5 4 (10.26%) QlikView
6 3 (7.69%) ActiveReports
6 3 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (7.69%) Cognos Query Studio
6 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (5.13%) Cognos Event Studio
7 2 (5.13%) Cognos Metric Studio
7 2 (5.13%) Cognos Powerplay
7 2 (5.13%) Cognos Transformer
7 2 (5.13%) Data Mart
7 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
7 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Toad
General
1 15 (38.46%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (74.36%) Developer
2 23 (58.97%) Cognos Developer
3 14 (35.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 12 (30.77%) Cognos BI Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Report Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Cognos Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Report Writer
7 2 (5.13%) Applications Support
7 2 (5.13%) Business Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Lead Developer
7 2 (5.13%) SQL Developer
8 1 (2.56%) MicroStrategy Developer
8 1 (2.56%) QlikView Developer
8 1 (2.56%) SAP Tester
8 1 (2.56%) Tableau Developer
8 1 (2.56%) TM1 Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) MDX
2 1 (2.56%) .NET
2 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.56%) CSS
2 1 (2.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Windows
1 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
1 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (25.64%) Data Modelling
3 5 (12.82%) Translating Business Requirements
4 4 (10.26%) Data Visualisation
4 4 (10.26%) Visualisation
5 3 (7.69%) Migration
6 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.13%) Analytics
6 2 (5.13%) Data Management
6 2 (5.13%) ETL
6 2 (5.13%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (5.13%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.13%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.56%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 1 (2.56%) Business Analytics
7 1 (2.56%) Change Control
7 1 (2.56%) Expense Management
7 1 (2.56%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.64%) SQL
2 3 (7.69%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.56%) C#
3 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.56%) Python
3 1 (2.56%) R
3 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 39 (100.00%) Cognos
2 7 (17.95%) IBM
3 5 (12.82%) Oracle
3 5 (12.82%) SAP
3 5 (12.82%) Tableau
4 3 (7.69%) Concur
4 3 (7.69%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (7.69%) Teradata
5 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.56%) CODA
6 1 (2.56%) Epicor
6 1 (2.56%) IFS
6 1 (2.56%) Informatica
6 1 (2.56%) Northgate
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Proactive Appointments
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
OHO Group Ltd.
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 11 days ago