The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cognos
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 37 - 43
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Cognos 7 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 1.99% - 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 4.73% - 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £463 - £347
UK excluding London median daily rate £397 £438 £375
% change year-on-year -9.37% +16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £69.07 £40.00
% change year-on-year -76.11% +72.67%  

Cognos is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 148 214 160
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 42.17% 43.41% 42.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 82 73
Median daily rate £350 £373 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.04% +1.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £254 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 8
Median hourly rate £11.49 £12.30 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.60% -5.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.38 £8.60 £10.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.88 £40.00 £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham citing Cognos as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Cognos in Nottingham

Cognos
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cognos in Nottingham

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 7 (77.78%) User Experience
2 6 (66.67%) Dashboard Development
2 6 (66.67%) Data Quality
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 2 (22.22%) F5
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
3 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) SSH
3 2 (22.22%) BIG-IP
3 2 (22.22%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team
3 2 (22.22%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (22.22%) IT Strategy
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Grid Computing
3 2 (22.22%) Clustering
3 2 (22.22%) NetBackup
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (22.22%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (22.22%) Qualys
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) JSP 440
3 2 (22.22%) QMS
3 2 (22.22%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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 (22.22%) iPlanet
1 2 (22.22%) MQSeries
1 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
1 2 (22.22%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) BIG-IP
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) FTP
1 2 (22.22%) LDAP
1 2 (22.22%) NAS
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
1 2 (22.22%) SSH
2 1 (11.11%) HTTP
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) DB2
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Cognos Developer
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Chief Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Chief Enterprise Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Cognos BI Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) J2EE
1 2 (22.22%) JSP
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) User Experience
2 2 (22.22%) Clustering
2 2 (22.22%) Grid Computing
2 2 (22.22%) HP Storage
2 2 (22.22%) HP StoreVirtual
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) AIX
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Solaris
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Dashboard Development
2 2 (22.22%) Benchmarking
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) IT Strategy
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
2 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (22.22%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) QMS
2 2 (22.22%) Six Sigma
2 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) Data Quality
2 2 (22.22%) JSP 440
2 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (22.22%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (22.22%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (22.22%) NetBackup
1 2 (22.22%) OpenView
1 2 (22.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) 3PAR
1 2 (22.22%) BEA
1 2 (22.22%) BMC
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
1 2 (22.22%) EMC
1 2 (22.22%) F5
1 2 (22.22%) HP
1 2 (22.22%) NetApp
1 2 (22.22%) Opsware
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) Qualys
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
1 2 (22.22%) Sun
1 2 (22.22%) Symantec
1 2 (22.22%) Veritas
1 2 (22.22%) VMware