Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 18 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 118 130
Rank change year-on-year -23 +12 -2
Contract jobs citing Cognos 5 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.18% 0.43% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% 0.87% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 10
Surrey median daily rate £425 £394 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.94% +5.00% -8.54%
10th Percentile £378 £275 £268
90th Percentile £473 £450 £461
South East median daily rate £425 £338 £413
% change year-on-year +25.93% -18.18% +4.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £23.00 -

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 Surrey.

All Vendors
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1373 1143 1368
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 49.76% 48.97% 49.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 915 721 809
Surrey median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £183 £220
90th Percentile £567 £575 £525
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 56 38
Surrey median hourly rate £15.78 £27.38 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.37% +52.08% +5.88%
10th Percentile £12.85 £13.13 £11.81
90th Percentile £29.35 £41.75 £41.99
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +9.68% -13.89% +14.43%

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Cognos in Surrey

Cognos
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cognos in Surrey

Cognos
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cognos in Surrey

Cognos
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 18 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
Guildford -4 3 £425 -
Cognos
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 5 (100.00%) SAS
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) MVS
3 3 (60.00%) Mainframe
3 3 (60.00%) Release Management
3 3 (60.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 3 (60.00%) NAS
3 3 (60.00%) SAS EBI
4 2 (40.00%) Analytics
4 2 (40.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) Predictive Analytics
5 1 (20.00%) Spotfire
5 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) DataStage
5 1 (20.00%) QualityStage
5 1 (20.00%) TIBCO
5 1 (20.00%) Python
5 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (20.00%) SAP
5 1 (20.00%) Unix
5 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (20.00%) IBM
5 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (20.00%) Informatica
5 1 (20.00%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (20.00%) Data Transformation

Cognos
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 5 (100.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SAS EBI
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
2 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (20.00%) DataStage
2 1 (20.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (20.00%) Lumira
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (20.00%) Power BI
2 1 (20.00%) QualityStage
2 1 (20.00%) Spotfire
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) SAS Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Insurance Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SAS Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Workday Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Workday Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) MVS
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 3 (60.00%) Release Management
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Data Privacy
3 1 (20.00%) Data Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) Predictive Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Prescriptive Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) R
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Cloudera
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Informatica
2 1 (20.00%) Platfora
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Tableau
2 1 (20.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (20.00%) Workday