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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognizant over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognizant
Rank 14 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cognizant 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 2.17% - -
As % of the Vendors category 6.25% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £285 -
% change year-on-year
-3.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 Macclesfield region.

Vendors Category
Macclesfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
16 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 34.78% 46.15% 25.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 7
Average daily rate £440 £223 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+97.75% -34.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £85 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

Cognizant
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

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

Cognizant
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Macclesfield 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%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (100.00%) GMP
1 1 (100.00%) GxP
1 1 (100.00%) PMI
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Informatics

Cognizant
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Macclesfield 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%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) PMI
1 1 (100.00%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (100.00%) GMP
1 1 (100.00%) GxP