Period
to 15 February 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Kronos products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Kronos over the 6 months to 15 February 2019 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 Kronos, Inc.

Kronos
UK
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 840 829 848
Rank change year-on-year -11 +19 -3
Contract jobs citing Kronos 23 48 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.023% 0.047% 0.025%
As % of the Vendors category 0.055% 0.11% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 36 18
UK median daily rate £569 £476 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.55% +20.83% -12.50%
10th Percentile £396 £289 £286
90th Percentile £650 £813 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £454 £450
% change year-on-year +32.23% +0.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Kronos 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.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 41,933 42,196 43,264
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.31% 41.62% 45.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,892 26,517 26,591
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £262 £231 £238
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,560 1,423 1,634
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.94% -5.56%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.75 £10.29
90th Percentile £48.75 £46.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.28 £16.50
% change year-on-year +1.38% -1.36% -5.71%

Kronos
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Kronos as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Kronos in the UK

Kronos
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kronos in the UK

Kronos
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Kronos over the 6 months to 15 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kronos in the UK

Kronos
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Kronos in the UK

Kronos
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kronos within the UK over the 6 months to 15 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -22 23 £569 +19.55% 2
London +6 12 £450 -50.00%
UK excluding London -43 10 £600 +32.23% 2
South East -6 8 £600 +23.97% 1
Yorkshire -12 1 £600 - 1
Midlands -13 1 £450 +12.50%
North of England -15 1 £600 - 1
West Midlands -29 1 £450 +20.00%

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Kronos also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for Kronos.

1 17 (73.91%) Workday
2 15 (65.22%) Scenario Testing
3 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (47.83%) ERP
3 11 (47.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (34.78%) Test Strategy
6 7 (30.43%) Strategic Thinking
6 7 (30.43%) Degree
7 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (26.09%) Integration Testing
7 6 (26.09%) Time Management
7 6 (26.09%) SDLC
8 5 (21.74%) SAP
9 3 (13.04%) SAP HR
10 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
10 1 (4.35%) Data Migration
10 1 (4.35%) Data Cleansing
10 1 (4.35%) Business Process Improvement
10 1 (4.35%) Logistics
10 1 (4.35%) WFM
10 1 (4.35%) Ivanti
10 1 (4.35%) SAP Implementation
10 1 (4.35%) Project Management
10 1 (4.35%) Change Management
10 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
10 1 (4.35%) Front Office
10 1 (4.35%) Migration
10 1 (4.35%) Analytical Thinking
10 1 (4.35%) Process Improvement

Kronos
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Excel
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SuccessFactors
General
1 1 (4.35%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Consultant
2 13 (56.52%) Workday Consultant
3 5 (21.74%) Kronos Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) HR Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Integration Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) SAP Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) SAP HR Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Workday Integration Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Payroll Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Support Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Change Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Implementation Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Integration Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) SAP Manager
6 1 (4.35%) SAP Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Scenario Testing
2 11 (47.83%) ERP
3 8 (34.78%) Test Strategy
4 7 (30.43%) Strategic Thinking
5 6 (26.09%) Integration Testing
5 6 (26.09%) SDLC
5 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (26.09%) Time Management
6 1 (4.35%) Analytical Thinking
6 1 (4.35%) Business Process Improvement
6 1 (4.35%) Change Management
6 1 (4.35%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (4.35%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.35%) Logistics
6 1 (4.35%) Migration
6 1 (4.35%) Presales
6 1 (4.35%) Process Improvement
6 1 (4.35%) Project Management
6 1 (4.35%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (4.35%) WFM
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) Workday
2 5 (21.74%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) Ivanti