The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognizant products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognizant over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Cognizant Technology Solutions.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognizant
Rank 127 128 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Cognizant 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.040% 0.036% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.076% 0.073% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £275 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £275 £358
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Cognizant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1316 1372 1335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 52.16% 49.09% 49.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 698 704 617
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 44 55
Median hourly rate £13.17 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.90% +23.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £16.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £39.00 £27.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Cognizant
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Cognizant as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Cognizant Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Cognizant
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cognizant across the Berkshire region.

Cognizant Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Cognizant
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognizant within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Newbury - 1 - -
Cognizant
South East

Cognizant
Top 1 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cognizant 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Cognizant.

1 1 (100.00%) VMS

Cognizant
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) VMS