Period
to 14 December 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cognizant products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cognizant over the 6 months to 14 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Cognizant
South West > Bristol
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Cognizant 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.051% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median daily rate - - -
South West median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

Cognizant is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Bristol.

All Vendors
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 808 700 641
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 41.16% 41.47% 36.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 473 455
Bristol median daily rate £378 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.80% +2.74% -3.95%
10th Percentile £210 £225 £173
90th Percentile £538 £525 £525
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 44 33
Bristol median hourly rate £25.00 £20.63 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.21% +17.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £12.13 £12.20 £11.44
90th Percentile £49.75 £43.60 £39.25
South West median hourly rate £25.00 £23.14 £26.75
% change year-on-year +8.05% -13.50% +33.35%

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cognizant also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Cognizant.

1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) IT Governance
1 1 (100.00%) Data Extraction
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) 5G

Cognizant
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) 5G
1 1 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Extraction
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) IT Governance
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM