The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Kronos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kronos over the 3 months to 29 December 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 Kronos, Inc.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kronos
Rank 588 557 552
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -5
Contract jobs citing Kronos 3 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.014% 0.006%
As % of the Vendors category 0.012% 0.030% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£438 £200 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+118.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £200 -
% change year-on-year
+118.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24477 23656 23334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.38% 46.21% 47.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14597 13392 12166
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1134 1101 1371
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.37
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £36.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

Kronos
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Kronos within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Kronos Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Kronos
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Kronos within the UK.

Kronos Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Kronos
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Kronos within the UK over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Kronos Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Kronos
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Kronos within the UK.

Kronos Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Kronos
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kronos within the UK over the 3 months to 29 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -21 2 £375 +87.50%
Manchester - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
North West - - - -
South East - - - -

Kronos
Top 24 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Kronos 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 Kronos.

1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Verint
1 2 (40.00%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (20.00%) ClickSoftware Technologies
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) WFM
2 1 (20.00%) SAP ERP
2 1 (20.00%) iSeries
2 1 (20.00%) RPG
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) EAI
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (20.00%) JDA

Kronos
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Kronos 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 Kronos. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Implementation Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) WFM
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) RPG
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Verint
2 1 (20.00%) ClickSoftware Technologies
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) JDA