Period
to 10 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 10 August 2020 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)
UK
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 548 831 878
Rank change year-on-year +283 +47 -65
Contract jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 2 19 19
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.021% 0.018%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.073% 0.30% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 15 13
Median daily rate £616 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.89% -5.26% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £616 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +36.89% +12.50% -15.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 2,723 6,385 6,756
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.78% 6.96% 6.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,593 3,850 3,932
Median daily rate £500 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +5.56%
10th Percentile £314 £325 £313
90th Percentile £713 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 84 104
Median hourly rate £35.00 £33.75 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +37.76% -26.87%
10th Percentile £19.45 £11.25 £11.37
90th Percentile £50.00 £63.75 £55.63
Median hourly rate £35.00 £33.75 £21.21
% change year-on-year +3.70% +59.16% -43.86%

Cognos Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Cognos Business Intelligence as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Cognos Business Intelligence in the UK

Cognos Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence.

Daily rate trend for Cognos Business Intelligence in the UK

Cognos Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence.

Hourly rate trend for Cognos Business Intelligence in the UK

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top 4 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 10 August 2020. 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
England +283 1 £616 +36.89% 1
UK excluding London +219 1 £616 +36.89%
Work from Home -15 1 - - 1
South West - 1 £616 -

For the 6 months to 10 August 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for Cognos Business Intelligence.

1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Hyperion
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Essbase
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos Report Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos Framework Manager

Cognos Business Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills 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%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos Report Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Essbase
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Data Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Essbase Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Hyperion Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Hyperion Essbase Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Hyperion
2 1 (50.00%) IBM