Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 17 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 - 63
Rank change year-on-year - +63 +1
Contract jobs citing Cognos 6 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.87% - 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 2.17% - 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Northamptonshire median daily rate £500 - £345
10th Percentile £325 - £323
90th Percentile £581 - £368
East Midlands median daily rate £419 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +4.69% -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands 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 Northamptonshire.

All Vendors
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 276 413 277
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 40.00% 44.17% 35.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 296 171
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £400 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.72% +1.75%
10th Percentile £204 £225 £245
90th Percentile £538 £575 £570
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 14
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.09 £11.75 £17.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.66% -33.84% +18.40%
10th Percentile £10.08 £10.42 £10.50
90th Percentile £11.44 £29.88 £18.52
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cognos in Northamptonshire

Cognos
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cognos in Northamptonshire

Cognos
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cognos in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cognos in Northamptonshire

Cognos
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton - 2 £450 -
Cognos
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (33.33%) ERP
2 2 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (33.33%) Sage
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (33.33%) Use Case
2 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Fraud Detection
2 2 (33.33%) Data Flow Diagram
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Degree

Cognos
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Cognos TM1
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Leader
1 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) TM1 Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
1 2 (33.33%) Data Flow Diagram
1 2 (33.33%) ERP
1 2 (33.33%) Fraud Detection
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 2 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Sage