The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 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
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
Rank - 12 -
Contract jobs citing Cognos 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough - 4.94% -
As % of the Vendors category - 11.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £413 -
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 Peterborough.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Peterborough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 46 34 85
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 48.94% 41.98% 60.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 10 40
Median daily rate £388 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +60.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £254 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 22
Median hourly rate £22.50 £23.75 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +97.91%  
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 Peterborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Peterborough 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 Peterborough

Cognos
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cognos in Peterborough

Cognos
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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 (100.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Developer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle