Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Cognos Developer was £430 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Cognos Developer
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 803 820 822
Rank change year-on-year +17 +2 -57
Contract jobs requiring a Cognos Developer 75 74 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.073% 0.070% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.074% 0.065%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 45 53
UK median daily rate £430 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% -11.11% +11.80%
10th Percentile £323 £287 £325
90th Percentile £600 £495 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £375 £450
% change year-on-year +26.67% -16.67% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 0
UK median hourly rate £69.07 £69.07 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £69.07 £69.07 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 97472 100409 109082
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.75% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 64264 65451 69386
UK median daily rate £448 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2912 3320 4146
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.26 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.77 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.54% - +8.29%

Cognos Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Cognos Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Cognos Developer in the UK

Cognos Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cognos Developer in the UK

Cognos Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cognos Developer over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cognos Developer in the UK

Cognos Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cognos Developer in the UK

Cognos Developer
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 17 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
England +11 67 £430 +7.50% 2
UK excluding London +35 60 £475 +26.67% 2
South West +12 17 £600 +20.00%
North of England +54 13 £360 -4.00% 1
London -10 13 £415 -12.68%
North West +20 12 £360 -4.00% 1
East of England -13 10 £354 +76.88%
Midlands +27 8 £475 +18.75%
Scotland - 7 £475 -
South East -6 5 £413 +5.77% 1
West Midlands +22 4 £425 +6.25%
East Midlands +2 4 £488 +21.88%
Yorkshire +26 1 £400 -0.31%

Cognos Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Cognos Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Cognos Developer in the job title.

1 75 (100.00%) Cognos
2 41 (54.67%) Business Intelligence
3 32 (42.67%) IBM
4 30 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 30 (40.00%) SQL
5 28 (37.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 22 (29.33%) Analytics
7 21 (28.00%) SC Cleared
7 21 (28.00%) Cognos TM1
7 21 (28.00%) Finance
8 19 (25.33%) Cognos Report Studio
9 18 (24.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 16 (21.33%) ETL
11 14 (18.67%) Data Warehouse
12 13 (17.33%) Oracle
13 12 (16.00%) Oracle Reports
14 8 (10.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 7 (9.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 7 (9.33%) Stakeholder Management
16 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
16 6 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
16 6 (8.00%) Tableau
17 5 (6.67%) NGA Human Resources
17 5 (6.67%) Cognos Analysis Studio
17 5 (6.67%) Banking
17 5 (6.67%) Northgate
17 5 (6.67%) ResourceLink
18 4 (5.33%) Capita
18 4 (5.33%) Manufacturing
18 4 (5.33%) HP

Cognos Developer Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 28 (37.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 21 (28.00%) Cognos TM1
3 5 (6.67%) ResourceLink
4 2 (2.67%) Cognos Planning
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.33%) Cognos Report Studio
2 18 (24.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 14 (18.67%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (16.00%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (10.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (9.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (6.67%) Cognos Analysis Studio
8 3 (4.00%) Cognos Query Studio
8 3 (4.00%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.33%) Big Data
9 1 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (1.33%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.33%) DataStage
9 1 (1.33%) DB2
9 1 (1.33%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.33%) IBM InfoSphere
9 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 21 (28.00%) Finance
2 5 (6.67%) Banking
3 4 (5.33%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.00%) Retail
5 2 (2.67%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.33%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.33%) Games
6 1 (1.33%) Military
6 1 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.33%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.33%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.33%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (54.67%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (29.33%) Analytics
3 16 (21.33%) ETL
4 7 (9.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (5.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (4.00%) Data Analysis
8 2 (2.67%) Actionable Insight
8 2 (2.67%) Change Management
8 2 (2.67%) Dashboard Development
8 2 (2.67%) Data Management
8 2 (2.67%) Data Modelling
8 2 (2.67%) ERP
8 2 (2.67%) ITIL
8 2 (2.67%) Performance Optimisation
8 2 (2.67%) Scrum
8 2 (2.67%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.33%) Business Analytics
9 1 (1.33%) Contract Management
9 1 (1.33%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 30 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (4.00%) Java
3 2 (2.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 21 (28.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) Netcool
1 1 (1.33%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.33%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 75 (100.00%) Cognos
2 32 (42.67%) IBM
3 13 (17.33%) Oracle
4 6 (8.00%) Tableau
5 5 (6.67%) NGA Human Resources
5 5 (6.67%) Northgate
6 4 (5.33%) Capita
6 4 (5.33%) HP
6 4 (5.33%) Vertica
7 2 (2.67%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.33%) ILOG
8 1 (1.33%) Informatica
8 1 (1.33%) Netezza