The median contractor rate for a Cognos Developer was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cognos Developer
UK
Rank 568 597 546
Rank change year-on-year +29 -51  
Contract jobs requiring a Cognos Developer 31 31 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.069% 0.059% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.062% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 19 49
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £478 £450 £388
% change year-on-year +6.11% +16.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £69.07 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £69.07 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42403 50275 49651
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.81% 95.18% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 27453 32530 30008
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £551
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1493 1573 1955
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Cognos Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Cognos Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cognos Developer.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cognos Developer in the UK

Cognos Developer
Top 18 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +37 31 £475 +5.55% 3
London +31 17 £463 +5.71% 2
City of London +14 7 £475 - 1
East Midlands +3 6 £475 +18.75%
Nottingham - 6 £475 -
Nottinghamshire - 6 £475 -
South East +15 3 £488 +25.80%
West Midlands +11 2 £325 -38.09%
Birmingham +3 2 £325 -
Havant - 2 £488 -
Hampshire - 2 £488 -
Yorkshire +7 1 - -
East of England -5 1 - -
South West - 1 £480 - 1
Surrey - 1 £388 -
Bristol - 1 £480 - 1
Cambridge - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -

Cognos Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 58 (100.00%) Cognos
2 32 (55.17%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (41.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 22 (37.93%) Finance
5 16 (27.59%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (20.69%) SQL Server
6 12 (20.69%) Data Modelling
7 11 (18.97%) SQL
8 10 (17.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (15.52%) Cognos TM1
10 8 (13.79%) ETL
10 8 (13.79%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 7 (12.07%) User Experience
12 6 (10.34%) Data Quality
12 6 (10.34%) Cognos Report Studio
12 6 (10.34%) Dashboard Development
12 6 (10.34%) IBM
12 6 (10.34%) Oracle
13 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (8.62%) Budgeting and Forecasting
14 4 (6.90%) Translating Business Requirements
14 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
14 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (6.90%) MDX
14 4 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
14 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (6.90%) Data Mart
14 4 (6.90%) Retail

Cognos Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 24 (41.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 9 (15.52%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.72%) Cognos Controller
4 1 (1.72%) Cognos Planning
4 1 (1.72%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (27.59%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (20.69%) SQL Server
3 10 (17.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (13.79%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 6 (10.34%) Cognos Report Studio
6 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (6.90%) Data Mart
7 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (5.17%) QlikView
9 2 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (3.45%) Cognos Metric Studio
9 2 (3.45%) OLAP
9 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
9 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (3.45%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Toad
General
1 22 (37.93%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Retail
3 3 (5.17%) Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Law
4 1 (1.72%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) MDX
2 1 (1.72%) .NET
2 1 (1.72%) CSS
2 1 (1.72%) HTML
2 1 (1.72%) jQuery
2 1 (1.72%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) User Experience
2 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.45%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.45%) Solaris
1 2 (3.45%) Windows
1 2 (3.45%) Windows Server
1 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (55.17%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (20.69%) Data Modelling
3 8 (13.79%) ETL
4 6 (10.34%) Dashboard Development
5 5 (8.62%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 4 (6.90%) Translating Business Requirements
6 4 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (5.17%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.17%) Analytics
7 3 (5.17%) Data Visualisation
7 3 (5.17%) Release Management
7 3 (5.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.17%) Visualisation
8 2 (3.45%) Benchmarking
8 2 (3.45%) Business Analysis
8 2 (3.45%) Kimball Methodology
8 2 (3.45%) Logical Data Model
8 2 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (3.45%) Unit Testing
8 2 (3.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.97%) SQL
2 3 (5.17%) PL/SQL
3 2 (3.45%) Korn
4 1 (1.72%) C#
4 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 58 (100.00%) Cognos
2 6 (10.34%) IBM
2 6 (10.34%) Oracle
3 3 (5.17%) Tableau
4 2 (3.45%) CODA
4 2 (3.45%) Informatica
4 2 (3.45%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.72%) iManage
5 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.72%) Reuters
5 1 (1.72%) Teradata