Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Cognos Business Intelligence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cognos Business Intelligence 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.

IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Cognos BI)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 184 170 202
Rank change year-on-year -14 +32 -24
Contract jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 3 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.060% 0.093% 0.048%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.13% 1.90% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Scotland median daily rate £400 £575 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.43% +21.05% +11.76%
10th Percentile £375 £538 £463
90th Percentile £425 £613 £488
UK median daily rate £463 £407 £450
% change year-on-year +13.64% -9.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £64.54 £69.07 -
% change year-on-year -6.57% - -

Cognos Business Intelligence is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 266 211 376
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 5.35% 4.91% 6.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 114 215
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -16.67% +8.70%
10th Percentile £291 £278 £280
90th Percentile £581 £534 £610
UK median daily rate £470 £440 £438
% change year-on-year +6.82% +0.57% +1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 8
Scotland median hourly rate £35.63 - £38.75
10th Percentile £26.25 - £31.83
90th Percentile £39.26 - £51.70
UK median hourly rate £29.00 £31.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -6.45% +5.08% -0.84%

Cognos Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Cognos Business Intelligence as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Cognos Business Intelligence in Scotland

Cognos Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cognos Business Intelligence in Scotland

Cognos Business Intelligence
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -7 2 £400 - 1
Inverclyde -2 1 - -
Cognos Business Intelligence
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Cognos Business Intelligence.

1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (100.00%) Cognos
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Netezza
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (66.67%) DataStage
2 2 (66.67%) Tableau
2 2 (66.67%) Data Governance
2 2 (66.67%) Data Quality
2 2 (66.67%) Talend
2 2 (66.67%) Change Data Capture
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Dimensional Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (66.67%) Data Structures
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (33.33%) ActiveReports
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (33.33%) Cognos Query Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Cognos Report Studio

Cognos Business Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (66.67%) DataStage
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (33.33%) ActiveReports
3 1 (33.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Cognos Query Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Data Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Netezza Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Structures
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Change Data Capture
2 2 (66.67%) Data Governance
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cognos
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (66.67%) Netezza
2 2 (66.67%) Tableau
2 2 (66.67%) Talend