The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognizant products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognizant over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognizant
Rank 55 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cognizant 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.48% - -
As % of the Vendors category 1.02% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £404 - £295
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cognizant
Scotland

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

Vendors Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
293 270 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 46.73% 35.62% 45.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 160 111
Average daily rate £325 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £221 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £458 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 6
Average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £11.00 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.83 £15.77 £17.37
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

Cognizant
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Cognizant Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Cognizant
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) System Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 3 (100.00%) Data Privacy
1 3 (100.00%) People Management

Cognizant
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Data Privacy
1 3 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) People Management
1 3 (100.00%) System Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) Data Quality