Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 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.

IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Cognos BI)
England > South East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 368 347 378
Rank change year-on-year -21 +31 -8
Contract jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 3 33 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.018% 0.20% 0.047%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.24% 2.45% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 18 6
South East median daily rate £375 £364 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.09% -9.06% +5.26%
10th Percentile £363 £296 £284
90th Percentile £388 £433 £430
England median daily rate £475 £407 £450
% change year-on-year +16.71% -9.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South East median hourly rate - £23.00 -
England median hourly rate £64.54 £69.07 -
% change year-on-year -6.57% - -

Cognos Business Intelligence is in the Business Applications category. The following 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.

All Business Application Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 1241 1349 1492
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 7.37% 8.07% 7.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 700 782 843
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £269 £263
90th Percentile £610 £575 £575
England median daily rate £475 £445 £434
% change year-on-year +6.74% +2.48% -0.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 25 23
South East median hourly rate £34.43 £22.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.00% -18.18% +35.53%
10th Percentile £14.25 £10.23 £16.25
90th Percentile £61.65 £99.00 £49.95
England median hourly rate £27.50 £31.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -11.29% +12.73% +4.76%

Cognos Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Cognos Business Intelligence as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

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
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 6 months to 22 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
Thames Valley -36 3 £375 +15.38%
Buckinghamshire -27 2 - -
Berkshire -15 1 £375 +20.00%
Cognos Business Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 3 (100.00%) Cognos
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) Lean Six Sigma
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VBA
2 2 (66.67%) OLAP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) DSDM
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) PowerDesigner
3 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (33.33%) Logical Data Model

Cognos Business Intelligence
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) OLAP
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) PowerDesigner
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Excel Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Report Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Reporting Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) DSDM
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Lean Six Sigma
2 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VBA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cognos
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) SAP