The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognizant products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognizant over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognizant
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Cognizant 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £431 - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
433 257 527
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 50.82% 53.43% 53.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 127 211
Average daily rate £340 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £165 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £491 £494
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 22 37
Average hourly rate £16.00 £35.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.92% +86.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.09 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.20 £46.40 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- -1.33%