Period
to 19 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 January 2018 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 85 69
Rank change year-on-year +16 -16 -17
Contract jobs citing Cognos 2 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.24% 0.18% 1.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.62% 0.52% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 10
South Yorkshire median daily rate £394 £333 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.42% +0.76% -26.67%
10th Percentile £372 £296 £256
90th Percentile £406 £371 £457
Yorkshire median daily rate £388 £463 £368
% change year-on-year -16.22% +25.85% -8.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire.

All Vendors
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 324 388 503
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 38.85% 34.06% 46.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 270 326
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.72% -5.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £201 £200 £213
90th Percentile £575 £525 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £393 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 21 40
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.66 £17.50 £12.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.03% +45.53% -20.85%
10th Percentile £11.38 £11.96 £9.00
90th Percentile £42.49 £25.00 £22.43
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.48 £14.00
% change year-on-year +3.59% +3.43% +7.69%

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cognos in South Yorkshire

Cognos
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cognos in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (50.00%) Toad
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (50.00%) SQLPlus
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence

Cognos
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Toad
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos BI Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Financial Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Financials Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Programmer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle