Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cognos over the 6 months to 22 November 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within IBM Cognos.

Cognos
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 139 156
Rank change year-on-year +3 +17 -35
Contract jobs citing Cognos 5 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.22% 0.42% 0.093%
As % of the Vendors category 0.57% 1.14% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 3
Leeds median daily rate £350 £500 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +90.48% -
10th Percentile £325 £405 £256
90th Percentile £375 £550 £454
West Yorkshire median daily rate £363 £481 £263
% change year-on-year -24.68% +83.33% -34.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

Cognos is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Leeds.

All Vendors
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 879 967 1269
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 38.76% 36.94% 39.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 560 630 796
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.68% +9.23%
10th Percentile £268 £263 £250
90th Percentile £550 £575 £513
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 20 45
Leeds median hourly rate £25.00 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +92.31% -13.33% +10.33%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.20 £8.85
90th Percentile £40.00 £30.83 £37.04
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +1.43% -3.45% +26.91%

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Cognos as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Cognos in Leeds

Cognos
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cognos in Leeds

Cognos
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cognos in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cognos also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) VBA
3 2 (40.00%) MS Access
3 2 (40.00%) SAS
3 2 (40.00%) Tableau
3 2 (40.00%) Data Ingestion
3 2 (40.00%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Cognos Query Studio
4 1 (20.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
4 1 (20.00%) Cognos Framework Manager

Cognos
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (40.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MS Access
2 1 (20.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
2 1 (20.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Cognos Query Studio
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Cognos Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Information Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Information Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SAS Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SAS Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SAS Information Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) TM1 Developer
2 1 (20.00%) VBA Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Collaborative Working
1 2 (40.00%) Data Ingestion
1 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) Tableau