The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognizant products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognizant over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognizant
Rank - - 9
Contract jobs citing Cognizant 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield - - 2.33%
As % of the Vendors category - - 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £535 - £431
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £34.00
Cognizant
Cheshire

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

Vendors Category
Macclesfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22 19 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 57.89% 33.33% 48.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 9
Median daily rate £400 £450 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +63.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £425 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £473 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.93 £17.77 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -1.27%

Cognizant
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

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

Cognizant Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

Cognizant
Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

Cognizant Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield