The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Cognos Impromptu skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cognos Impromptu over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Cognos Impromptu
UK / England
Rank - - 585
Contract jobs citing Cognos Impromptu 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England - - 0.013%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £429
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Cognos Impromptu is in the database and business intelligence 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 database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 9405 10894 10659
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 22.80% 22.39% 22.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 6392 7374 6918
Median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 163 145
Median hourly rate £34.62 £34.00 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.82% +5.91%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.00 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £60.62 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -2.30% -  

Cognos Impromptu
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Cognos Impromptu as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for Cognos Impromptu in England

Cognos Impromptu
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cognos Impromptu in England

Cognos Impromptu
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cognos Impromptu in England