The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Cognizant products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognizant over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Staines 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognizant
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Cognizant 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
102 97 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 61.08% 49.24% 47.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 22
Average daily rate £360 £310 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -15.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £310 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £378 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 0 3
Average hourly rate £26.50 - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Cognizant
Surrey

Cognizant
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement

Cognizant
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree