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 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 146 131
Rank change year-on-year +35 -15  
Contract jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.091% 0.034% 0.10%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.49% 0.79% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £523 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Cognos Business Intelligence is in the business application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Business Application Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 134 127 152
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 6.11% 4.32% 5.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 63 70
Median daily rate £475 £425 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +5.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £286 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £27.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -4.28% +52.17%  

Cognos Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Cognos Business Intelligence as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly 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 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +8 2 £523 -
Cognos Business Intelligence
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Snowflake Schema
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Data Security
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) ERD
1 2 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (100.00%) Data Governance
1 2 (100.00%) ArchiMate
1 2 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 2 (100.00%) Master Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Logical Data Model
1 2 (100.00%) Conceptual Models
1 2 (100.00%) Data Strategy

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 2 (100.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Snowflake Schema
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Data Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ArchiMate
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Conceptual Models
1 2 (100.00%) Data Governance
1 2 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Data Security
1 2 (100.00%) Data Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) ERD
1 2 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 2 (100.00%) Logical Data Model
1 2 (100.00%) Master Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft