The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 28 June 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within IBM Cognos.

Cognos
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 68 56
Rank change year-on-year +16 -12  
Contract jobs citing Cognos 8 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.62% 1.08% 1.10%
As % of the Vendors category 3.27% 2.79% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 6
Median daily rate £440 £375 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.33% -7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £353 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £414 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.06 £20.50 £27.25
% change year-on-year -21.65% -24.77%  

Cognos is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 245 287 262
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 49.60% 38.73% 48.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 174 151
Median daily rate £395 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £473 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 13
Median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +71.47%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.30 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.40 £43.00 £44.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.66% +13.51%  

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex citing Cognos as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Cognos in West Sussex

Cognos
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cognos in West Sussex

Cognos
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cognos in West Sussex

Cognos
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Crawley 0 4 £440 +17.33%
East Grinstead - 1 £425 -
Horsham - 1 - -
Cognos
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cognos also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 9 (69.23%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle
3 6 (46.15%) Power BI
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
4 5 (38.46%) Informatica
5 4 (30.77%) Business Continuity
5 4 (30.77%) Teradata
5 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (30.77%) Data Security
5 4 (30.77%) Netezza
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
5 4 (30.77%) DB2
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (30.77%) Logical Data Model
5 4 (30.77%) Physical Data Model
6 3 (23.08%) Loose Coupling
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
6 3 (23.08%) Data Integration
6 3 (23.08%) Data Architecture
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle iProcurement
6 3 (23.08%) Cash Management

Cognos
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (23.08%) FileNet
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Cognos TM1
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Assets
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Cash Management
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle E-Business Tax
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle iProcurement
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Receivables
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 2 (15.38%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 2 (15.38%) Primavera
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) Power BI
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 4 (30.77%) DB2
4 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
4 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (7.69%) OLAP
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (7.69%) QlikView
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) ERwin
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) General Ledger
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Consultant
1 5 (38.46%) Functional Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Data Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Data Architect
3 3 (23.08%) ETL Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Financials Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) XML Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) JDE Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) JDE Functional Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Netezza Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Teradata Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) REST
1 3 (23.08%) SOAP
1 3 (23.08%) Web Services
1 3 (23.08%) WSDL
1 3 (23.08%) XML
1 3 (23.08%) XML Messaging
1 3 (23.08%) XSD
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Reinsurance
2 1 (7.69%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (30.77%) Business Continuity
2 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
2 4 (30.77%) Data Security
2 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (30.77%) Logical Data Model
2 4 (30.77%) Physical Data Model
3 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Cash Management
3 3 (23.08%) Content Management
3 3 (23.08%) Data Architecture
3 3 (23.08%) Data Integration
3 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
3 3 (23.08%) Domain Models
3 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Content Management
3 3 (23.08%) ETL
3 3 (23.08%) Information Management
3 3 (23.08%) IT Strategy
3 3 (23.08%) Loose Coupling
3 3 (23.08%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) Data Quality
2 1 (7.69%) PMO
2 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle
2 5 (38.46%) Informatica
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) Netezza
3 4 (30.77%) Teradata
4 3 (23.08%) Hyperion
5 2 (15.38%) JD Edwards
6 1 (7.69%) Mapinfo
6 1 (7.69%) SAP
West Sussex
Austin Fraser
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