Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 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 Kronos, Inc.

Kronos
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 826 859 872
Rank change year-on-year +33 +13 +22
Contract jobs citing Kronos 53 29 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.052% 0.028% 0.012%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.062% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 20 6
UK median daily rate £440 £444 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.85% +14.52% -22.50%
10th Percentile £288 £289 £288
90th Percentile £592 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £451 £388
% change year-on-year -3.44% +16.26% -11.43%
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 43596 47131 49574
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.63% 45.31% 43.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 27081 28807 29231
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £238 £240 £225
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1460 1688 2113
UK median hourly rate £17.38 £16.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.73% -4.29% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.56 £10.24 £10.13
90th Percentile £45.27 £45.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year - -5.71% +6.06%

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 20 November 2017.

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 10 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 20 November 2017. 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 +52 53 £440 -0.85% 1
UK excluding London +63 44 £435 -3.44% 1
South East +29 24 £480 -12.82%
Midlands +21 18 £313 -30.59%
West Midlands +29 16 £298 -30.00%
London -16 9 £738 +110.71%
East Midlands -1 2 £400 -20.00%
North of England - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Kronos also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Kronos.

1 22 (41.51%) SAP
2 18 (33.96%) Workday
3 12 (22.64%) Scenario Testing
3 12 (22.64%) Test Strategy
3 12 (22.64%) ERP
4 9 (16.98%) Project Management
5 8 (15.09%) Integration Testing
6 7 (13.21%) iTrent
6 7 (13.21%) OpenShift
6 7 (13.21%) Matrix Organization
6 7 (13.21%) Middleware
6 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Excel
7 6 (11.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 6 (11.32%) Time Management
7 6 (11.32%) SaaS
7 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (9.43%) SuccessFactors
8 5 (9.43%) WFM
9 4 (7.55%) Migration
9 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (7.55%) ResourceLink
9 4 (7.55%) Strategic Thinking
10 3 (5.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 3 (5.66%) Performance Management
10 3 (5.66%) PaaS
10 3 (5.66%) Data Integration
10 3 (5.66%) ServiceNow
10 3 (5.66%) MuleSoft
10 3 (5.66%) System Integration Testing
10 3 (5.66%) Business Transformation

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (11.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (13.21%) iTrent
2 4 (7.55%) ResourceLink
3 3 (5.66%) SAP HR
3 3 (5.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.89%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 1 (1.89%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 1 (1.89%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (1.89%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.21%) OpenShift
2 6 (11.32%) SaaS
3 5 (9.43%) SuccessFactors
4 3 (5.66%) PaaS
5 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (3.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) SAP HANA
General
1 3 (5.66%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (39.62%) Consultant
2 9 (16.98%) Kronos Consultant
3 8 (15.09%) Workday Consultant
4 7 (13.21%) Integration Consultant
4 7 (13.21%) Workday Integration Consultant
5 6 (11.32%) Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Architect
6 4 (7.55%) Functional Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) HR Manager
7 3 (5.66%) Kronos Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.66%) SAP Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Business Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) HR Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) SaaS Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) SAP HCM Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) Test Leader
8 2 (3.77%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.21%) Middleware
2 1 (1.89%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) Linux
1 2 (3.77%) Windows
1 2 (3.77%) Windows Server
1 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.64%) ERP
1 12 (22.64%) Scenario Testing
1 12 (22.64%) Test Strategy
2 9 (16.98%) Project Management
3 8 (15.09%) Integration Testing
4 7 (13.21%) Matrix Organization
5 6 (11.32%) Time Management
6 5 (9.43%) WFM
7 4 (7.55%) Migration
7 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (7.55%) Strategic Thinking
8 3 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.66%) Business Transformation
8 3 (5.66%) Data Analysis
8 3 (5.66%) Data Integration
8 3 (5.66%) Performance Management
8 3 (5.66%) Service Management
8 3 (5.66%) System Integration Testing
9 2 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (3.77%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.66%) ABAP
2 2 (3.77%) SQL
3 1 (1.89%) C
3 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (41.51%) SAP
2 18 (33.96%) Workday
3 3 (5.66%) HP
3 3 (5.66%) MuleSoft
3 3 (5.66%) ServiceNow
4 2 (3.77%) NetApp
4 2 (3.77%) NGA Human Resources
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle
4 2 (3.77%) VMware
5 1 (1.89%) Adobe
5 1 (1.89%) Concur
5 1 (1.89%) PeopleSoft