The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 June 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)
England / London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 406 427 407
Rank change year-on-year +21 -20  
Contract jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 16 7 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.077% 0.032% 0.12%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.97% 0.44% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 22
Median daily rate £475 £420 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.09% -11.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £325 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £505 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 London with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 1643 1597 2042
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 7.91% 7.36% 8.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1065 1083 1283
Median daily rate £475 £467 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.71% -1.68%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 9 18
Median hourly rate £27.00 £24.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +33.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £16.75 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £162.50 £42.33 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +14.28% +52.17%  

Cognos Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Cognos Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cognos Business Intelligence in London

Cognos Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence in London over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cognos Business Intelligence in London

Cognos Business Intelligence
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence within the London region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 5 £475 - 3
Cognos Business Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 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 London region with a requirement for Cognos Business Intelligence.

1 21 (100.00%) Cognos
1 21 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (90.48%) Finance
3 10 (47.62%) Cognos TM1
4 9 (42.86%) Data Modelling
5 6 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (23.81%) SQL
6 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Excel
6 5 (23.81%) IBM
6 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
6 5 (23.81%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 4 (19.05%) Planning and Forecasting
7 4 (19.05%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 4 (19.05%) Tableau
7 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (19.05%) Banking
8 3 (14.29%) SAP
8 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (14.29%) HP
8 3 (14.29%) Vertica
8 3 (14.29%) Data Mart
8 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
8 3 (14.29%) Use Case
8 3 (14.29%) Time Management
8 3 (14.29%) Business Process Modelling
8 3 (14.29%) Wireframes
8 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
8 3 (14.29%) SDLC
8 3 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements

Cognos Business Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (9.52%) Cognos Planning
3 1 (4.76%) PeopleSoft HCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (19.05%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Data Mart
4 2 (9.52%) Cognos Report Studio
4 2 (9.52%) OLAP
5 1 (4.76%) ActiveReports
5 1 (4.76%) Big Data
5 1 (4.76%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 1 (4.76%) Cognos Query Studio
5 1 (4.76%) Cognos Transformer
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 19 (90.48%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Games
3 1 (4.76%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 13 (61.90%) Cognos Developer
3 9 (42.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 9 (42.86%) Cognos BI Developer
4 4 (19.05%) TM1 Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Cognos Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Cognos Business Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Cognos Planning Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Cognos Specialist
7 1 (4.76%) Programmer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior TM1 Developer
7 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.76%) SSRS Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Tableau Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Fixed Income
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (42.86%) Data Modelling
3 5 (23.81%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
4 4 (19.05%) Planning and Forecasting
4 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 3 (14.29%) Business Process Modelling
5 3 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
5 3 (14.29%) SDLC
5 3 (14.29%) Time Management
5 3 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (14.29%) Use Case
5 3 (14.29%) Wireframes
6 2 (9.52%) ETL
6 2 (9.52%) Migration
6 2 (9.52%) Visualisation
7 1 (4.76%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) Data Visualisation
7 1 (4.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (9.52%) CBAP
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) IIBA
2 2 (9.52%) ISEB
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Cognos
2 5 (23.81%) IBM
3 4 (19.05%) Tableau
4 3 (14.29%) HP
4 3 (14.29%) SAP
4 3 (14.29%) Vertica
5 1 (4.76%) CODA
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.76%) PeopleSoft