The median contractor rate for a Cognos Developer was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands 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
England / West Midlands
Rank 114 125 -
Rank change year-on-year +11 -  
Contract jobs requiring a Cognos Developer 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.088% 0.19% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £325 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.09% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £478 £450 £388
% change year-on-year +6.11% +16.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2139 2540 2306
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 93.73% 95.35% 93.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1338 1405 1285
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 73 169
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -3.03%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £35.00 £34.20
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 in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Cognos Developer in the West Midlands

Cognos Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cognos Developer in the West Midlands

Cognos Developer
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region 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
Birmingham +3 2 £325 -
Cognos Developer
England

Cognos Developer Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

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 across the West Midlands region featuring Cognos Developer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Cognos
2 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (71.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) ETL
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (14.29%) IBM
6 1 (14.29%) OLAP
6 1 (14.29%) MDX

Cognos Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 5 (71.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (14.29%) OLAP
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) MDX
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cognos
2 1 (14.29%) IBM