The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 27 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within IBM Cognos.

Cognos
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 45 -
Contract jobs citing Cognos 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire - 0.82% -
As % of the Vendors category - 2.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.06 £20.50 £27.25
% change year-on-year -21.65% -24.77%  

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 Nottinghamshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 173 165 177
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 40.90% 33.95% 37.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 94 101
Median daily rate £413 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +8.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £274 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 3
Median hourly rate £11.45 £14.25 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.64% -70.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £8.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.74 £16.15 £56.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire

Cognos
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cognos in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 6 (100.00%) User Experience
2 5 (83.33%) Dashboard Development
2 5 (83.33%) Data Quality
3 2 (33.33%) Benchmarking
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence

Cognos
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Cognos Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Cognos BI Developer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Dashboard Development
2 2 (33.33%) Benchmarking
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) Data Quality