The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for DecisionStream skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DecisionStream over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Cognos DecisionStream
UK
Rank - - 622
Contract jobs citing DecisionStream 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - - 0.002%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 0.008%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

DecisionStream is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 10183 11784 11924
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 22.77% 22.14% 22.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 6896 7899 7632
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 189 156
Median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.15% +1.24%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £14.50 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £60.62 £47.22
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

DecisionStream
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing DecisionStream as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for DecisionStream in the UK

DecisionStream
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DecisionStream in the UK

DecisionStream
Top 9 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DecisionStream 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 DecisionStream.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos Report Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos Framework Manager

DecisionStream
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos Report Studio
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos BI Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft