Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 6 months to 20 November 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 81 87
Rank change year-on-year -5 +6 -2
Contract jobs citing Cognos 7 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.54% 0.36% 0.82%
As % of the Vendors category 1.33% 0.76% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 8
Glasgow median daily rate £388 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.89% +20.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £332 £425 £310
90th Percentile £425 £475 £506
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Cognos is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Glasgow.

All Vendors
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 528 525 731
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 40.84% 47.25% 42.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 248 344
Glasgow median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% - -
10th Percentile £202 £214 £182
90th Percentile £525 £475 £488
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £351
% change year-on-year +10.71% -0.28% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 17 16
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.00 £11.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.82% -35.29% +21.43%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.25 £12.35
90th Percentile £33.75 £44.10 £61.25
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £16.50 £14.51
% change year-on-year +45.45% +13.75% -8.69%

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Cognos as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Cognos in Glasgow

Cognos
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cognos in Glasgow

Cognos
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cognos in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 5 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
3 3 (42.86%) IBM
3 3 (42.86%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (42.86%) DataStage
3 3 (42.86%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (28.57%) Netezza
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) ETL
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (28.57%) Talend
4 2 (28.57%) Change Data Capture
4 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
4 2 (28.57%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (28.57%) Tableau
4 2 (28.57%) Data Governance
4 2 (28.57%) Data Quality
4 2 (28.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
4 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (14.29%) Workflow Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Sequence Diagram

Cognos
Co-occurring 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 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (14.29%) SAS
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (14.29%) Infor M3
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (14.29%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (42.86%) DataStage
3 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (28.57%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (14.29%) BODI
4 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (14.29%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Cognos Transformer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Cognos Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Data Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Netezza Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
2 3 (42.86%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Change Data Capture
3 2 (28.57%) Data Governance
3 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Sequence Diagram
4 1 (14.29%) Use Case
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) IBM
1 3 (42.86%) MicroStrategy
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Netezza
2 2 (28.57%) Tableau
2 2 (28.57%) Talend
3 1 (14.29%) Infor