The median contractor rate for a Cognos Consultant was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Cognos Consultant
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 561 612 612
Rank change year-on-year +51 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Cognos Consultant 22 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.051% 0.016% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.017% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 5
Median daily rate £388 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.88% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £370 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £493 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -22.22% +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40967 46994 47631
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.77% 95.03% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 91549 110551 112831
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £256 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4078 4763 6999
Median hourly rate £18.18 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.88% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £44.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Cognos Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Cognos Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Cognos Consultant in England

Cognos Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cognos Consultant in England

Cognos Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cognos Consultant in England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cognos Consultant in England

Cognos Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cognos Consultant in England

Cognos Consultant
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 Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 28 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 +16 6 £450 +2.85% 2
North of England +61 4 £350 -20.58%
Yorkshire +19 3 £350 -27.31%
Midlands +19 2 £375 -16.66% 1
North West +23 1 £375 -6.25%
West Midlands - 1 £375 - 1
Cognos Consultant
UK

Cognos Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Cognos Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Cognos Consultant in the job title.

1 32 (100.00%) Cognos
2 24 (75.00%) Finance
3 22 (68.75%) IBM
4 15 (46.88%) Microsoft Excel
4 15 (46.88%) Cognos Controller
5 8 (25.00%) Cognos TM1
6 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (12.50%) Cognos Planning
8 3 (9.38%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 3 (9.38%) Cognos Report Studio
8 3 (9.38%) Analytics
8 3 (9.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (6.25%) SQL
9 2 (6.25%) Oracle
9 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
9 2 (6.25%) ETL
9 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
9 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
9 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
9 2 (6.25%) Financial Modelling
9 2 (6.25%) Performance Improvement
9 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 1 (3.13%) Data Visualisation
10 1 (3.13%) Tableau
10 1 (3.13%) Change Control
10 1 (3.13%) Cognos Analysis Studio
10 1 (3.13%) Cognos Event Studio
10 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills

Cognos Consultant Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 15 (46.88%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (46.88%) Cognos Controller
2 8 (25.00%) Cognos TM1
3 4 (12.50%) Cognos Planning
4 3 (9.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) Cognos Report Studio
1 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.13%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 1 (3.13%) Cognos Event Studio
3 1 (3.13%) DTS
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 24 (75.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (9.38%) Analytics
2 3 (9.38%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
3 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
3 2 (6.25%) ETL
3 2 (6.25%) Financial Modelling
3 2 (6.25%) Performance Improvement
3 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
4 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.13%) Change Control
4 1 (3.13%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (3.13%) Time Management
4 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Cognos
2 22 (68.75%) IBM
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (3.13%) Informatica
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) Tableau