The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognizant
Rank 77 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cognizant 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.11% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £467 £363 £300
% change year-on-year
+28.82% +20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £34.00 - -
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 Milton Keynes region.

Vendors Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
421 313 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 46.73% 44.08% 46.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 139 113
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 55 23
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.29 £9.00 £9.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £14.50 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Cognizant
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cognizant across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cognizant Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Cognizant
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Cognizant Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Cognizant
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 November 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%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Netezza
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching

Cognizant
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Netezza