Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 18 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +104
Contract jobs citing Cognos 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.46% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.98% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 - -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £410 -
% change year-on-year +3.66% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £23.00 -

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 Milton Keynes.

All Vendors
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 816 630 904
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 46.74% 48.76% 46.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 355 409
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% +2.86%
10th Percentile £235 £213 £199
90th Percentile £525 £538 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £394 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -1.50% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 36 36
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £16.93 £10.12 £14.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +67.33% -30.69% +8.13%
10th Percentile £8.79 £8.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £57.50 £15.44 £21.88
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.25 £10.52 £15.50
% change year-on-year +64.01% -32.15% +19.23%

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Cognos in Milton Keynes

Cognos
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cognos in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 7 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (37.50%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (37.50%) Lean Six Sigma
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) OLAP
4 3 (37.50%) Six Sigma
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (37.50%) SAP
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) DSDM
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (37.50%) ERP
4 3 (37.50%) ETL
4 3 (37.50%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) Epicor
4 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
4 3 (37.50%) Data Quality
4 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (37.50%) Power BI
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (25.00%) VBA
5 2 (25.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence

Cognos
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (25.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (37.50%) OLAP
2 3 (37.50%) Power BI
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (12.50%) QlikView
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Business Developer
2 3 (37.50%) SQL BI Developer
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Excel Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Report Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Reporting Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) ERP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Report Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Report Writer
4 1 (12.50%) SSRS Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) DSDM
2 3 (37.50%) ERP
2 3 (37.50%) ETL
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Lean Six Sigma
2 3 (37.50%) Six Sigma
2 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) VBA
4 1 (12.50%) Tcl
4 1 (12.50%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Epicor
2 3 (37.50%) SAP