The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 51 59 54
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Contract jobs citing Cognos 4 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.73% 0.25% 1.38%
As % of the Vendors category 1.41% 0.58% 3.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Median daily rate £400 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £428 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.43% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 - £82.00
Cognos
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Vendors Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
284 346 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 51.64% 43.91% 37.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 178 129
Median daily rate £350 £330 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 3
Median hourly rate £10.50 £20.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.39% +48.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £12.35 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.75 £37.21 £28.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing Cognos as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Cognos
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cognos across the Glasgow region.

Cognos Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Cognos
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Cognos Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) ETL
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) IBM
4 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) ETL Development
5 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (16.67%) Statistics
5 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
5 1 (16.67%) Metadata Management
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
5 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) Waterfall

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 1 (16.67%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 2 (33.33%) ETL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) TM1 Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
1 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ETL
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) ETL Development
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Metadata Management
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
1 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) MicroStrategy