The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognizant products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognizant over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognizant
Rank - - 68
Contract jobs citing Cognizant 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 - £368
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Cognizant
North West

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

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
339 328 369
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.57% 34.10% 47.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 180 160
Median daily rate £413 £400 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £240 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 26 28
Median hourly rate £14.86 £17.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.58% +36.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Cognizant
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Cognizant Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Cognizant
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Cognizant Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire