The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Cognos Business Intelligence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cognos Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Cognos BI)
England / South East
Rank 244 260 265
Rank change year-on-year +16 +5  
Contract jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 1 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.013% 0.043% 0.041%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.15% 0.63% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
Median daily rate - £438 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £478 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +19.37% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £69.07 -

Cognos Business Intelligence is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 675 637 652
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 8.60% 6.91% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 368 388
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 2
Median hourly rate £39.00 £22.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.28% +45.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.90 £16.75 £15.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £49.25 £15.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

Cognos Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Cognos Business Intelligence as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Cognos Business Intelligence in the South East

Cognos Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cognos Business Intelligence in the South East

Cognos Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cognos Business Intelligence in the South East

Cognos Business Intelligence
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Cognos Business Intelligence
England

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 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 South East region with a requirement for Cognos Business Intelligence.

1 9 (100.00%) Cognos
1 9 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (66.67%) Data Modelling
3 5 (55.56%) Translating Business Requirements
4 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (44.44%) QlikView
4 4 (44.44%) Visualisation
4 4 (44.44%) Data Visualisation
4 4 (44.44%) Tableau
5 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 3 (33.33%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (33.33%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) Teradata
6 2 (22.22%) Cognos Planning
6 2 (22.22%) Cognos Transformer
7 1 (11.11%) Information Retrieval
7 1 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
7 1 (11.11%) Inmon Methodology
7 1 (11.11%) Spotfire
7 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
7 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
7 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
7 1 (11.11%) Logical Data Model

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (22.22%) Cognos Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (44.44%) QlikView
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) Cognos Transformer
5 1 (11.11%) Power BI
5 1 (11.11%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Toad
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Cognos Developer
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Support
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Cognos BI Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Lead Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Report Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Business Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Cognos BI Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Cognos Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) MicroStrategy Developer
3 1 (11.11%) QlikView Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Tableau Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (66.67%) Data Modelling
3 5 (55.56%) Translating Business Requirements
4 4 (44.44%) Data Visualisation
4 4 (44.44%) Visualisation
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
5 1 (11.11%) Data Management
5 1 (11.11%) ERP
5 1 (11.11%) Information Retrieval
5 1 (11.11%) Inmon Methodology
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (11.11%) Physical Data Model
5 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Validation
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cognos
2 4 (44.44%) Tableau
3 3 (33.33%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) Teradata
5 1 (11.11%) Epicor
5 1 (11.11%) IBM
5 1 (11.11%) IFS
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) SAP