The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Cognizant products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognizant over the 3 months to 31 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 Milton Keynes 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
31 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 Milton Keynes - - -
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 £368 £200 £363
% change year-on-year
+83.75% -44.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
417 335 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 46.54% 46.98% 48.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 154 137
Average daily rate £363 £330 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £425 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 42 28
Average hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £9.00 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £21.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
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Top 8 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7

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Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix