Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 6 months to 19 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.

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

Cognos
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 80 101
Contract jobs citing Cognos 0 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales - 0.54% 0.70%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.34% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 5
South Wales median daily rate - £325 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.84% -4.62%
Wales median daily rate - £325 £310
% change year-on-year - +4.84% -4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate - - -

Cognos is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in South Wales.

All Vendors
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 410 447 577
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 43.80% 39.98% 44.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 301 421
South Wales median daily rate £353 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.88% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £175 £206 £213
90th Percentile £500 £550 £475
Wales median daily rate £350 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 32 25
South Wales median hourly rate £18.50 £13.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.55% -31.25% +33.33%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.17 £10.43
90th Percentile £24.42 £61.25 £31.60
Wales median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £15.43
% change year-on-year +12.00% -18.99% +8.28%

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Cognos as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Cognos in South Wales

Cognos
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cognos in South Wales