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 5 March 2015 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kronos
Rank 568 554 518
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -36
Contract jobs citing Kronos 11 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.020% 0.011%
As % of the Vendors category 0.047% 0.044% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 0
Average daily rate
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£469 £240 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+95.31% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £494 £240 -
% change year-on-year
+105.72% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.00 -

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
23540 22753 20509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.38% 45.43% 46.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 13422 12429 10882
Average daily rate £400 £390 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 954 969 1189
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

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 5 March 2015.

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 7 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 5 March 2015. 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 -10 10 £450 +87.50% 3
London 0 2 £423 -
South East -20 1 £625 -
Harrow - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
North West - - - -

Kronos
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 6 (46.15%) Project Management
2 5 (38.46%) Change Management
2 5 (38.46%) PRINCE2
3 3 (23.08%) PRINCE
3 3 (23.08%) BPR
3 3 (23.08%) Retail
3 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
5 1 (7.69%) SAP
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) RPG
5 1 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) Windows
5 1 (7.69%) Linux
5 1 (7.69%) ERP
5 1 (7.69%) EAI
5 1 (7.69%) SLA
5 1 (7.69%) IBM
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (7.69%) JDA
5 1 (7.69%) Finance
5 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Degree
5 1 (7.69%) WFM
5 1 (7.69%) SAP ERP

Kronos
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 (7.69%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (23.08%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Support Technician
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Wintel Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Wintel Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Senior IT Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) FMCG
2 1 (7.69%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Project Management
2 5 (38.46%) Change Management
2 5 (38.46%) PRINCE2
3 3 (23.08%) PRINCE
3 3 (23.08%) BPR
4 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) ERP
5 1 (7.69%) EAI
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) RPG
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) JDA
2 1 (7.69%) ClickSoftware Technologies
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