Period
to 15 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a Cognos Support was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 15 December 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 Support
UK > England
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 846 852 876
Rank change year-on-year +6 +24 -46
Contract jobs requiring a Cognos Support 4 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.004% 0.005% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.006% 0.002%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
England median daily rate £425 £338 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.93% -28.95% -
10th Percentile £413 £224 £455
90th Percentile £438 £344 £495
UK median daily rate £425 £338 £475
% change year-on-year +25.93% -28.95% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

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 90047 90608 98468
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.70% 95.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 60302 59641 63832
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £250
90th Percentile £638 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £408
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2606 2999 3781
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.92 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.00 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Cognos Support
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Cognos Support in England

Cognos Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cognos Support in England

Cognos Support
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 Support within the England region over the 6 months to 15 December 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
South East -11 1 £425 +25.93%
Cognos Support
UK

Cognos Support Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, Cognos Support 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 Support in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Cognos
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Cognos Controller
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (25.00%) DB2
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) ILOG
3 1 (25.00%) SPSS
3 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Netcool

Cognos Support 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 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (25.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Cognos Controller
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Netcool
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cognos
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) ILOG