The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 3 months to 28 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.

IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Cognos BI)
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 65
Contract jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire - - 0.14%
As % of the Business Applications category - - 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £478 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +19.37% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £69.07 -

Cognos Business Intelligence is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 61 64 86
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 10.34% 9.32% 12.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 22 40
Median daily rate £425 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £265 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Median hourly rate £30.25 £49.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.88% +37.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.39 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +39.58% +57.14%  

Cognos Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cognos Business Intelligence in Hertfordshire

Cognos Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence in Hertfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cognos Business Intelligence in Hertfordshire