Period
to 23 September 2018

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 23 September 2018 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 849 825 855
Rank change year-on-year -24 +30 +39
Contract jobs citing Kronos 38 41 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.038% 0.042% 0.035%
As % of the Vendors category 0.090% 0.097% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 32 25
UK median daily rate £490 £428 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.62% -5.00% +5.88%
10th Percentile £318 £295 £335
90th Percentile £544 £592 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £490 £425 £460
% change year-on-year +15.29% -7.61% +22.67%
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 42,457 42,470 48,317
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.99% 43.36% 44.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,324 26,161 29,675
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.77% +4.12% +3.13%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £242
90th Percentile £625 £613 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,638 1,384 1,670
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £46.75 £47.18 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.24% -3.56% +4.34%

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 23 September 2018.

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 7 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 23 September 2018. 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 -6 38 £490 +15.29% 3
UK excluding London -14 30 £490 +15.29% 3
South East -14 20 £490 +7.10%
Midlands -20 9 £490 +45.19% 1
West Midlands -29 9 £490 +63.33%
London -14 8 £500 -
South West - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, 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 21 (55.26%) SAP
2 19 (50.00%) Workday
3 13 (34.21%) Scenario Testing
3 13 (34.21%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (23.68%) Degree
5 8 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (18.42%) WFM
6 7 (18.42%) Test Strategy
7 6 (15.79%) ERP
7 6 (15.79%) Project Management
8 5 (13.16%) SaaS
9 4 (10.53%) Infor
9 4 (10.53%) System Integration Testing
9 4 (10.53%) Defect Management
9 4 (10.53%) Matrix Organization
9 4 (10.53%) Analytical Mindset
9 4 (10.53%) Automotive
10 3 (7.89%) Finance
10 3 (7.89%) Change Management
10 3 (7.89%) Asset Management
10 3 (7.89%) Document Management
10 3 (7.89%) Supply Chain Management
10 3 (7.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
10 3 (7.89%) Primavera
10 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Excel
10 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Project
10 3 (7.89%) Documentum
10 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (7.89%) Adobe

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 3 (7.89%) Documentum
1 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Primavera
2 2 (5.26%) ResourceLink
2 2 (5.26%) SAP HCM
3 1 (2.63%) iTrent
3 1 (2.63%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 1 (2.63%) SAP HR
3 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) SaaS
2 2 (5.26%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.63%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon Redshift
General
1 4 (10.53%) Automotive
2 3 (7.89%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Italian Language
3 2 (5.26%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Front Office
4 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Analyst
2 9 (23.68%) Workday Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Consultant
3 7 (18.42%) Project Manager
4 6 (15.79%) Test Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Architect
5 4 (10.53%) Workday Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Business Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) IT Manager
6 3 (7.89%) IT Project Manager
6 3 (7.89%) SAP Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (7.89%) Workday Business Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Integration Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Kronos Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) SAP Test Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Transition Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Workday Integration Consultant
8 1 (2.63%) Payroll Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) CSS
1 1 (2.63%) HTML
1 1 (2.63%) Node.js
1 1 (2.63%) Web Services
1 1 (2.63%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (34.21%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.53%) Analytical Mindset
3 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Scenario Testing
2 8 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (18.42%) Test Strategy
3 7 (18.42%) WFM
4 6 (15.79%) ERP
4 6 (15.79%) Project Management
5 4 (10.53%) Defect Management
5 4 (10.53%) Matrix Organization
5 4 (10.53%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (7.89%) Asset Management
6 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.89%) Change Management
6 3 (7.89%) Document Management
6 3 (7.89%) Resource Management
6 3 (7.89%) Strategic Thinking
6 3 (7.89%) Supplier Relationship Management
6 3 (7.89%) Supply Chain Management
7 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.26%) Migration
8 1 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) APMP
Vendors
1 21 (55.26%) SAP
2 19 (50.00%) Workday
3 4 (10.53%) Infor
4 3 (7.89%) Adobe
5 2 (5.26%) Ceridian
5 2 (5.26%) Epicor
5 2 (5.26%) NGA Human Resources
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle
6 1 (2.63%) Peoplefluent
6 1 (2.63%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (2.63%) Sage
6 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com