Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Cognos Powerplay skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cognos Powerplay over the 6 months to 20 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.

IBM Cognos Powerplay
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 883 877
Contract jobs citing Cognos Powerplay 0 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.005% 0.008%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.021% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 8
UK median daily rate - £358 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -13.33% +10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £358 £425
% change year-on-year - -15.88% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Cognos Powerplay is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 22595 23511 26618
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.09% 22.60% 23.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 15446 15594 17543
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.51%
10th Percentile £310 £285 £269
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £376 £375
% change year-on-year +6.45% +0.20% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 285 366 411
UK median hourly rate £31.15 £28.18 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.54% -2.83% +16.00%
10th Percentile £14.00 £10.13 £12.00
90th Percentile £58.00 £52.09 £52.47
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £28.18 £30.00
% change year-on-year +24.20% -6.07% +33.33%

Cognos Powerplay
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Cognos Powerplay in the UK

Cognos Powerplay
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cognos Powerplay in the UK

Cognos Powerplay
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cognos Powerplay in the UK