Period
to 19 February 2020

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 19 February 2020 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
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 674 828 777
Rank change year-on-year +154 -51 +10
Contract jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 9 22 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.014% 0.024% 0.080%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.19% 0.37% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 21 54
England median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +8.43%
10th Percentile £348 £413 £352
90th Percentile £535 £538 £571
UK median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +8.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
England median hourly rate - - £64.54
UK median hourly rate - - £63.52

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 4,677 5,984 7,045
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.49% 6.59% 7.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,840 3,604 4,310
England median daily rate £500 £484 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.31% +1.89% +5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £313
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 82 75
England median hourly rate £35.00 £33.71 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.83% +32.20% -7.27%
10th Percentile £17.00 £11.50 £9.98
90th Percentile £53.95 £69.53 £57.95
UK median hourly rate £32.50 £36.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year -10.96% +25.86% +2.65%

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 19 February 2020.

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 6 months to 19 February 2020. 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
London +132 6 £500 +17.65%
North of England +64 1 £325 -35.00% 1
East of England +33 1 £500 -
North West - 1 £325 - 1
South West - 1 £616 - 1
Cognos Business Intelligence
UK

For the 6 months to 19 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Cognos Business Intelligence.

1 9 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) Cognos
2 6 (66.67%) Cognos Report Studio
3 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
3 5 (55.56%) Analytics
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) Cognos Query Studio
4 3 (33.33%) Power BI
4 3 (33.33%) Power Platform
5 2 (22.22%) Dashboard Development
5 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (22.22%) Tableau
5 2 (22.22%) Spotfire
5 2 (22.22%) QlikView
5 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
5 2 (22.22%) Life Science
5 2 (22.22%) Pharmacovigilance
5 2 (22.22%) Publishing
5 2 (22.22%) Validation
5 2 (22.22%) jQuery
5 2 (22.22%) IBM
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL
6 1 (11.11%) Windows
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (11.11%) VB

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Cognos Report Studio
2 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
3 3 (33.33%) Cognos Query Studio
3 3 (33.33%) Power BI
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
4 2 (22.22%) QlikView
4 2 (22.22%) Spotfire
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 1 (11.11%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MSI
General
1 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (22.22%) Publishing
2 1 (11.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Cognos Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Report Writer
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Packager
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Cognos BI Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Data Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Development Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (22.22%) Life Science
1 2 (22.22%) Pharmacovigilance
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (55.56%) Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) Dashboard Development
3 2 (22.22%) Validation
4 1 (11.11%) Architectural Design
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cognos
2 2 (22.22%) IBM
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Tableau
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft