The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the Scotland region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Cognos BI)
Rank 101 - 111
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 26 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.99% - 0.072%
As % of the Business Applications category 13.07% - 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 1
Average daily rate £375 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £433
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +4.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
Business Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
199 148 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 7.57% 6.23% 7.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 65 110
Average daily rate £400 £425 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £500 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Average hourly rate - £14.52 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +29.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.49 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-0.82% +89.00%
Cognos Business Intelligence
UK

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Cognos Business Intelligence Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 20 £375 - 1
Glasgow - 6 £400 - 1
Cognos Business Intelligence
UK

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 32 (100.00%) Cognos
1 32 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (78.13%) Finance
3 18 (56.25%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (56.25%) Oracle
4 17 (53.13%) Kimball Methodology
5 15 (46.88%) Project Management
6 9 (28.13%) Banking
7 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
7 5 (15.63%) Cognos Controller
7 5 (15.63%) Cognos TM1
7 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (15.63%) RDBMS
8 4 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (9.38%) Degree
9 3 (9.38%) Change Management
10 2 (6.25%) IBM
10 2 (6.25%) SQL
10 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
11 1 (3.13%) Analytics
11 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (3.13%) Investment Management
11 1 (3.13%) Test Strategy
11 1 (3.13%) QA
11 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (3.13%) Web Development
11 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
11 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
11 1 (3.13%) Business Objects
11 1 (3.13%) UML

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) SAS
Business Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Cognos TM1
1 5 (15.63%) Cognos Controller
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (56.25%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (15.63%) RDBMS
2 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 25 (78.13%) Finance
2 9 (28.13%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (75.00%) Developer
2 23 (71.88%) Cognos Developer
3 9 (28.13%) Cognos BI Developer
3 9 (28.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
6 1 (3.13%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) PMO Manager
6 1 (3.13%) TM1 Developer
6 1 (3.13%) TM1 Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (3.13%) Programmer
6 1 (3.13%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Tester
6 1 (3.13%) Project Controller
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (53.13%) Kimball Methodology
3 15 (46.88%) Project Management
4 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (9.38%) Change Management
7 1 (3.13%) UML
7 1 (3.13%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.13%) Data Management
7 1 (3.13%) Data Analysis
7 1 (3.13%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (3.13%) Web Development
7 1 (3.13%) Investment Management
7 1 (3.13%) Test Strategy
7 1 (3.13%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Cognos
2 18 (56.25%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) IBM
4 1 (3.13%) Business Objects
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