The table below looks at the statistics for Cognos Business Intelligence skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Cognos BI)
Rank 120 113 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.25% 0.040% -
As % of the Business Applications category 4.27% 0.58% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £396
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cognos Business Intelligence
UK

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

Business Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
164 172 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 5.90% 6.96% 6.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 75 80
Average daily rate £394 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £311 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
Average hourly rate £165.00 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £17.60 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+79.02% -45.86%

Cognos Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Cognos Business Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Cognos Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Cognos Business Intelligence Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Cognos Business Intelligence
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Cognos Business Intelligence Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Cognos Business Intelligence
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 3 £400 - 1
Cognos Business Intelligence
UK

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Cognos Business Intelligence also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cognos Business Intelligence.

1 27 (100.00%) Cognos
1 27 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (81.48%) Finance
3 20 (74.07%) Cognos Report Studio
3 20 (74.07%) Oracle
4 19 (70.37%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 18 (66.67%) Cognos Transformer
5 18 (66.67%) Kimball Methodology
5 18 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (51.85%) Project Management
7 7 (25.93%) Banking
8 6 (22.22%) Change Management
9 5 (18.52%) Cognos TM1
9 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (14.81%) Cognos Controller
10 4 (14.81%) RDBMS
10 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
11 2 (7.41%) Analytics
11 2 (7.41%) IBM
11 2 (7.41%) SQL
12 1 (3.70%) Degree
12 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
12 1 (3.70%) Oracle OLAP
12 1 (3.70%) Dimensional Modelling
12 1 (3.70%) Data Integration
12 1 (3.70%) Functional Testing
12 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
12 1 (3.70%) DecisionStream
12 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
12 1 (3.70%) ETL

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Cognos Business Intelligence also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cognos Business Intelligence. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (14.81%) Cognos Controller
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (74.07%) Cognos Report Studio
2 19 (70.37%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 18 (66.67%) Cognos Transformer
3 18 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (14.81%) RDBMS
4 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (3.70%) DecisionStream
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.70%) OLAP
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.70%) Cognos Query Studio
5 1 (3.70%) Cognos Analysis Studio
General
1 22 (81.48%) Finance
2 7 (25.93%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Developer
2 22 (81.48%) Cognos Developer
3 10 (37.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 9 (33.33%) Cognos BI Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Cognos Programmer
5 2 (7.41%) Tester
5 2 (7.41%) Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Programmer
6 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Cognos Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Functional Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) TM1 Developer
6 1 (3.70%) TM1 Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.70%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (66.67%) Kimball Methodology
3 14 (51.85%) Project Management
4 6 (22.22%) Change Management
5 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.41%) Analytics
7 1 (3.70%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (3.70%) Functional Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.70%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Cognos
2 20 (74.07%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) IBM
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft