Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 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.

IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Cognos BI)
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 783 785 794
Rank change year-on-year +2 +9 -53
Contract jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 63 79 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.067% 0.080% 0.076%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.83% 0.96% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 45 51
England median daily rate £475 £407 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.71% -9.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £350 £309 £350
90th Percentile £601 £509 £513
UK median daily rate £475 £407 £450
% change year-on-year +16.71% -9.56% +6.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 0
England median hourly rate £64.54 £69.07 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.57% - -
UK median hourly rate £64.54 £69.07 -
% change year-on-year -6.57% - -

Cognos Business Intelligence is in the Business Applications category. The following 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.

All Business Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 7574 8197 8532
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 8.01% 8.33% 8.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4569 4984 4962
England median daily rate £475 £448 £436
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.15% +2.58% +1.45%
10th Percentile £308 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £470 £440 £438
% change year-on-year +6.82% +0.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 92 116
England median hourly rate £28.00 £28.00 £26.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.42% -1.94%
10th Percentile £12.10 £10.02 £11.63
90th Percentile £65.28 £99.00 £52.47
UK median hourly rate £29.50 £31.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year -4.84% +8.77% -4.20%

Cognos Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Cognos Business Intelligence as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 6 months to 17 November 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence in England over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 17 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
North of England +63 18 £425 +6.25% 1
London -1 18 £425 -5.56%
North West +26 17 £425 +9.68% 1
South West +14 14 £490 -2.00% 1
Midlands +26 5 £350 -12.50% 1
East of England -22 4 - -
East Midlands +2 3 £350 -12.50%
South East -25 3 £375 +3.09%
West Midlands +21 2 - - 1
Yorkshire +29 1 £400 -9.09%
Cognos Business Intelligence
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 63 (100.00%) Cognos
1 63 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (47.62%) Finance
2 30 (47.62%) Data Warehouse
2 30 (47.62%) SQL
3 21 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 18 (28.57%) ETL
5 16 (25.40%) IBM
6 14 (22.22%) Cognos TM1
6 14 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (19.05%) Analytics
8 11 (17.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (17.46%) SC Cleared
8 11 (17.46%) Tableau
9 10 (15.87%) Data Analysis
9 10 (15.87%) Banking
10 9 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
10 9 (14.29%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 8 (12.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (11.11%) Time Management
12 7 (11.11%) Kanban
12 7 (11.11%) Migration
13 6 (9.52%) Cognos Query Studio
13 6 (9.52%) Cognos Analysis Studio
14 5 (7.94%) Cognos Report Studio
14 5 (7.94%) CIMA
14 5 (7.94%) ACCA
14 5 (7.94%) OLAP
14 5 (7.94%) T-SQL

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 4 (6.35%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (22.22%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (4.76%) Cognos Planning
3 2 (3.17%) CODA-Financials
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (47.62%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (17.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (14.29%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 8 (12.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (9.52%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 6 (9.52%) Cognos Query Studio
6 5 (7.94%) Cognos Report Studio
6 5 (7.94%) OLAP
6 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
7 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (4.76%) Cognos Connection
8 3 (4.76%) Cognos Event Studio
8 3 (4.76%) MOLAP
9 2 (3.17%) Data Mining
9 2 (3.17%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (1.59%) DB2
10 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) PowerDesigner
General
1 30 (47.62%) Finance
2 10 (15.87%) Banking
3 3 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.59%) Advertising
4 1 (1.59%) Automotive
4 1 (1.59%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.59%) Games
4 1 (1.59%) Military
4 1 (1.59%) Retail
4 1 (1.59%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (57.14%) Developer
2 28 (44.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 28 (44.44%) Cognos Developer
3 26 (41.27%) Cognos BI Developer
4 13 (20.63%) Analyst
5 8 (12.70%) Architect
6 6 (9.52%) Applications Developer
7 5 (7.94%) Applications Architect
7 5 (7.94%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 5 (7.94%) Cognos Consultant
7 5 (7.94%) Consultant
7 5 (7.94%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Cognos Architect
8 4 (6.35%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 4 (6.35%) SQL Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) SQL Developer
9 3 (4.76%) TM1 Developer
10 2 (3.17%) SQL Programmer
10 2 (3.17%) Tableau Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) .NET
1 2 (3.17%) .NET Framework
1 2 (3.17%) CSS
1 2 (3.17%) HTML
1 2 (3.17%) REST
2 1 (1.59%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.59%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.59%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (28.57%) ETL
3 12 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (19.05%) Analytics
4 10 (15.87%) Data Analysis
5 7 (11.11%) Kanban
5 7 (11.11%) Migration
5 7 (11.11%) Time Management
6 5 (7.94%) Data Modelling
7 4 (6.35%) Data Management
8 3 (4.76%) Change Management
8 3 (4.76%) Financial Modelling
8 3 (4.76%) ITIL
8 3 (4.76%) Kimball Methodology
8 3 (4.76%) Master Data Management
8 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2
8 3 (4.76%) Project Management
9 2 (3.17%) DSDM
9 2 (3.17%) Task Automation
9 2 (3.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 30 (47.62%) SQL
2 5 (7.94%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.17%) C#
3 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.17%) VBA
4 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 11 (17.46%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.94%) ACCA
3 5 (7.94%) CIMA
4 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) QA
Vendors
1 63 (100.00%) Cognos
2 16 (25.40%) IBM
3 11 (17.46%) Tableau
4 5 (7.94%) Microsoft
5 4 (6.35%) Capita
5 4 (6.35%) HP
5 4 (6.35%) Oracle
5 4 (6.35%) Vertica
6 2 (3.17%) CODA
6 2 (3.17%) SAP
7 1 (1.59%) MicroStrategy