The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Cognos Report Studio skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cognos Report Studio over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Cognos Report Studio
UK / Scotland
Rank - 125 121
Contract jobs citing Cognos Report Studio 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.078% 0.071%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.40% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £376
UK excluding London median daily rate £485 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +7.77% +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Cognos Report Studio is in the database and business intelligence 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 database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 346 506 607
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 19.73% 19.67% 21.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 301 340
Median daily rate £375 £375 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £310 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 4
Median hourly rate £17.39 £14.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.21% -70.52%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

Cognos Report Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Cognos Report Studio in Scotland

Cognos Report Studio
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cognos Report Studio in Scotland