Period
to 15 August 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 15 August 2020 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
15 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 139 158
Contract jobs citing Cognos 0 9 1
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Manchester - 0.32% 0.031%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.85% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Median daily rate - £388 -
North West median daily rate - £388 £438
% change year-on-year - -11.43% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £20.50 -
% change year-on-year +70.73% - -

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 Manchester.

All Vendors
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 439 1,063 1,271
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 46.31% 37.63% 38.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 706 753
Median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £174 £200 £204
90th Percentile £615 £575 £575
North West median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 28 60
Median hourly rate £18.50 £15.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.33% -21.05% +39.76%
10th Percentile £11.43 £11.15 £11.99
90th Percentile £35.00 £23.75 £43.25
Median hourly rate £19.58 £20.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -4.48% +17.14% +12.90%

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Cognos as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Cognos in Manchester

Cognos
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Cognos in Manchester.

Daily rate trend for Cognos in Manchester

Cognos
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Cognos in Manchester.

Hourly rate trend for Cognos in Manchester