Period
to 23 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Cognos Developer was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

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 Developer
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 771 751 793
Rank change year-on-year -20 +42 -78
Contract jobs requiring a Cognos Developer 73 72 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.079% 0.081% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.085% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 47 47
England median daily rate £438 £410 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.71% -8.89% +7.14%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £319
90th Percentile £600 £494 £521
UK median daily rate £438 £410 £450
% change year-on-year +6.71% -8.89% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
England median hourly rate £69.07 - £69.07
UK median hourly rate £69.07 - £69.07

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 87,749 84,604 93,304
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.75% 94.77% 95.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 58,840 55,711 60,381
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,580 2,902 3,571
England median hourly rate £18.38 £18.42 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.24% -0.43% +12.12%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.00 £46.94
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.78% -5.26% +15.15%

Cognos Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Cognos Developer in England

Cognos Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cognos Developer in England

Cognos Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cognos Developer in England over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cognos Developer in England

Cognos Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cognos Developer in England

Cognos Developer
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 Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. 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
South West +21 16 £600 +40.35%
North of England +48 15 £400 +6.67% 1
North West +17 14 £386 +3.00%
London -46 12 £434 -3.61%
East of England -1 10 £354 -
Midlands +2 8 £463 +15.63% 1
South East -28 8 £375 +2.04%
West Midlands +11 4 £425 +6.25% 1
East Midlands +2 4 £500 -
Yorkshire +5 1 £400 -6.43% 1
Cognos Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, Cognos Developer contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring Cognos Developer in the job title.

1 73 (100.00%) Cognos
2 40 (54.79%) Business Intelligence
3 35 (47.95%) IBM
4 33 (45.21%) SQL
5 27 (36.99%) Security Cleared
6 26 (35.62%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 23 (31.51%) Analytics
8 21 (28.77%) Cognos Report Studio
8 21 (28.77%) Data Warehouse
9 20 (27.40%) ETL
10 19 (26.03%) SC Cleared
11 17 (23.29%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 16 (21.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 15 (20.55%) Cognos TM1
13 15 (20.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 14 (19.18%) Oracle
15 12 (16.44%) Oracle Reports
16 9 (12.33%) Finance
17 8 (10.96%) Capita
18 7 (9.59%) Manufacturing
19 6 (8.22%) SQL Server
19 6 (8.22%) Agile Software Development
20 5 (6.85%) ResourceLink
20 5 (6.85%) Kimball Methodology
20 5 (6.85%) Northgate
20 5 (6.85%) NGA Human Resources
21 4 (5.48%) Tableau
21 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2008
22 3 (4.11%) Banking
22 3 (4.11%) Retail

Cognos Developer 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 26 (35.62%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 15 (20.55%) Cognos TM1
3 5 (6.85%) ResourceLink
4 2 (2.74%) Cognos Planning
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (28.77%) Cognos Report Studio
1 21 (28.77%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (23.29%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 16 (21.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (20.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (16.44%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (8.22%) SQL Server
7 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (4.11%) Cognos Analysis Studio
9 1 (1.37%) Big Data
9 1 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (1.37%) Cognos Query Studio
9 1 (1.37%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.37%) DataStage
9 1 (1.37%) DecisionStream
9 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.37%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) JIRA
General
1 9 (12.33%) Finance
2 7 (9.59%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.11%) Banking
3 3 (4.11%) Retail
4 2 (2.74%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.37%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.37%) Military
5 1 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.37%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.37%) CSS
1 1 (1.37%) MDX
1 1 (1.37%) SOAP
1 1 (1.37%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.37%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (54.79%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (31.51%) Analytics
3 20 (27.40%) ETL
4 6 (8.22%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (6.85%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (4.11%) Change Management
6 3 (4.11%) Dashboard Development
6 3 (4.11%) Data Analysis
6 3 (4.11%) ETL Development
6 3 (4.11%) Scrum
6 3 (4.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (2.74%) Actionable Insight
7 2 (2.74%) Data Management
7 2 (2.74%) Performance Optimisation
7 2 (2.74%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (1.37%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (1.37%) Data Architecture
8 1 (1.37%) Data Governance
8 1 (1.37%) Process Improvement
8 1 (1.37%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 33 (45.21%) SQL
2 2 (2.74%) Java
3 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (36.99%) Security Cleared
2 19 (26.03%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.74%) Degree
4 1 (1.37%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Control-M
1 1 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 73 (100.00%) Cognos
2 35 (47.95%) IBM
3 14 (19.18%) Oracle
4 8 (10.96%) Capita
5 5 (6.85%) NGA Human Resources
5 5 (6.85%) Northgate
6 4 (5.48%) Tableau
7 2 (2.74%) Informatica
7 2 (2.74%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.37%) Alteryx
8 1 (1.37%) BMC
8 1 (1.37%) HP
8 1 (1.37%) JDA
8 1 (1.37%) Netezza
8 1 (1.37%) RedPrairie