The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognizant products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognizant over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognizant
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Cognizant 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough - - -
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 - - -
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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 Slough region.

Vendors Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
111 124 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 40.96% 48.44% 44.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 66 49
Average daily rate £375 £415 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% +13.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 4
Average hourly rate £21.00 £13.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.53% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £12.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.25 £42.40 £138.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%

Cognizant
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Cognizant Jobs Demand Trend in Slough