The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Cognizant products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognizant over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Manchester region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognizant
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Cognizant 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £200 £375
% change year-on-year
+83.75% -46.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
509 526 637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 41.28% 47.82% 46.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 250 257
Average daily rate £325 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 33 53
Average hourly rate £23.50 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.68% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £10.55 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.37 £34.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Cognizant
North West