The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognizant products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognizant over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognizant
Rank - - 120
Contract jobs citing Cognizant 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - - 0.044%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £200
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £200
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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England

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

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1454 1384 1050
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 48.69% 47.03% 46.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 833 707 468
Average daily rate £350 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 142 127
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% -24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £41.60 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

Cognizant
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cognizant across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cognizant Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Cognizant
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Cognizant Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Cognizant
Top 4 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Cognizant also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cognizant.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Planview
1 1 (100.00%) QA

Cognizant
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Cognizant also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cognizant. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Accountant
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Planview