Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Cognos TM1 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cognos TM1 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 TM1 (formerly Applix TM1)
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 812 816 825
Rank change year-on-year +4 +9 -44
Contract jobs citing Cognos TM1 67 72 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.066% 0.069% 0.053%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.83% 0.83% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 40 39
UK median daily rate £450 £400 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -18.37% +12.64%
10th Percentile £326 £286 £373
90th Percentile £600 £579 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £444
% change year-on-year +13.33% -15.49% +6.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
UK median hourly rate £32.50 £69.07 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.95% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £69.07 -
% change year-on-year -52.95% - -

Cognos TM1 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 8088 8641 9419
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.91% 8.31% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4766 5151 5251
UK median daily rate £470 £440 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.82% +0.57% +1.16%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +2.94% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 96 140
UK median hourly rate £29.00 £31.00 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.45% +5.08% -0.84%
10th Percentile £12.43 £10.23 £12.00
90th Percentile £64.67 £99.00 £52.62
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 £31.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -10.48% +12.73% -12.70%

Cognos TM1
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Cognos TM1 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Cognos TM1 in the UK

Cognos TM1
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cognos TM1.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cognos TM1 in the UK

Cognos TM1
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cognos TM1 over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cognos TM1 in the UK

Cognos TM1
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos TM1.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cognos TM1 in the UK

Cognos TM1
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos TM1 within the UK over the 6 months to 20 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 +22 63 £450 +12.50% 4
UK excluding London +35 45 £425 +13.33% 3
London -18 22 £493 +9.44% 2
South West +22 17 £600 +20.00%
North of England +52 10 £375 -6.25%
Midlands +26 9 £350 -4.11% 2
Yorkshire +14 6 £356 -16.67%
West Midlands +28 5 £450 +12.50% 1
South East -5 5 £338 +12.50%
North West +15 4 £400 -
East Midlands +4 4 £350 -4.11% 1
Scotland -13 4 £458 +30.71% 1

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cognos TM1 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Cognos TM1.

1 66 (98.51%) Cognos
2 38 (56.72%) Finance
3 30 (44.78%) IBM
4 25 (37.31%) Analytics
5 23 (34.33%) Business Intelligence
6 20 (29.85%) SQL
7 14 (20.90%) ETL
7 14 (20.90%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 14 (20.90%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (19.40%) SC Cleared
8 13 (19.40%) Security Cleared
9 10 (14.93%) Microsoft
10 9 (13.43%) Microsoft Office
10 9 (13.43%) SAP
10 9 (13.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (11.94%) Microsoft Excel
11 8 (11.94%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (11.94%) Banking
12 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
12 7 (10.45%) Cognos Planning
13 6 (8.96%) User Acceptance Testing
13 6 (8.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (8.96%) Tableau
13 6 (8.96%) OLAP
13 6 (8.96%) ACCA
13 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (8.96%) CIMA
14 5 (7.46%) Manufacturing
14 5 (7.46%) VBA
14 5 (7.46%) Mentoring

Cognos TM1
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (13.43%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (11.94%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (20.90%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 7 (10.45%) Cognos Planning
3 3 (4.48%) SAP Business One
4 1 (1.49%) Infor M3
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (11.94%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
4 6 (8.96%) OLAP
4 6 (8.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (4.48%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 3 (4.48%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (2.99%) Cognos Analysis Studio
7 2 (2.99%) Cognos Query Studio
7 2 (2.99%) DTS
7 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (1.49%) Cognos Report Studio
8 1 (1.49%) Cognos Transformer
8 1 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.49%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (4.48%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 38 (56.72%) Finance
2 8 (11.94%) Banking
3 5 (7.46%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.49%) Advertising
4 1 (1.49%) Automotive
4 1 (1.49%) Games
4 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.49%) Retail
4 1 (1.49%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (58.21%) Developer
2 23 (34.33%) TM1 Developer
3 21 (31.34%) Cognos Developer
4 12 (17.91%) Analyst
5 9 (13.43%) Analytics Developer
6 7 (10.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 6 (8.96%) Cognos BI Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Cognos Consultant
8 5 (7.46%) Cognos Specialist
8 5 (7.46%) Consultant
8 5 (7.46%) TM1 Analyst
9 4 (5.97%) Test Analyst
10 3 (4.48%) Business Analyst
10 3 (4.48%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 3 (4.48%) ETL Developer
10 3 (4.48%) SQL BI Developer
10 3 (4.48%) SQL Developer
10 3 (4.48%) Technical Leader
11 2 (2.99%) Cognos Programmer
11 2 (2.99%) Excel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.48%) EDI
1 3 (4.48%) SAP PI
2 2 (2.99%) REST
3 1 (1.49%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.97%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.49%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.99%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.31%) Analytics
2 23 (34.33%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (20.90%) ETL
4 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (8.96%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (7.46%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 5 (7.46%) Mentoring
5 5 (7.46%) Planning and Forecasting
6 4 (5.97%) Data Analysis
6 4 (5.97%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (5.97%) ITIL
6 4 (5.97%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (5.97%) Test Scripting
6 4 (5.97%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (4.48%) Data Management
7 3 (4.48%) Data Modelling
7 3 (4.48%) DSDM
7 3 (4.48%) Migration
7 3 (4.48%) Risk Management
7 3 (4.48%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 20 (29.85%) SQL
2 5 (7.46%) VBA
3 3 (4.48%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.49%) Tcl
4 1 (1.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (19.40%) SC Cleared
1 13 (19.40%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.96%) ACCA
2 6 (8.96%) CIMA
Vendors
1 66 (98.51%) Cognos
2 30 (44.78%) IBM
3 10 (14.93%) Microsoft
4 9 (13.43%) SAP
5 6 (8.96%) Tableau
6 4 (5.97%) HP
6 4 (5.97%) Oracle
6 4 (5.97%) Vertica
7 1 (1.49%) Applix
7 1 (1.49%) Infor