Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 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
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 862 838 880
Rank change year-on-year -24 +42 +10
Contract jobs citing Kronos 30 55 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.029% 0.053% 0.026%
As % of the Vendors category 0.068% 0.13% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 44 19
UK median daily rate £500 £445 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.36% -1.11% +16.13%
10th Percentile £296 £290 £289
90th Percentile £615 £598 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £495 £440 £451
% change year-on-year +12.50% -2.33% +16.26%
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 43,834 43,946 48,145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.18% 42.71% 45.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 27,151 27,277 29,399
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +2.87% +4.50%
10th Percentile £250 £238 £240
90th Percentile £625 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,681 1,476 1,729
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.46 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.26% +5.79% -5.71%
10th Percentile £10.77 £10.60 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.00 £45.13 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.75 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +1.52% - -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 16 November 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 6 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 16 November 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 -56 30 £500 +12.36% 1
UK excluding London -45 21 £495 +12.50% 1
South East -7 14 £495 +2.27% 1
London +2 9 £550 -25.42%
Midlands -24 7 £520 +73.33%
West Midlands -24 7 £520 +76.27%

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 20 (66.67%) Workday
2 17 (56.67%) Scenario Testing
3 15 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (40.00%) SAP
5 11 (36.67%) Degree
6 9 (30.00%) Test Strategy
7 7 (23.33%) ERP
7 7 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (20.00%) Project Management
9 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
9 5 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 4 (13.33%) Time Management
10 4 (13.33%) Strategic Thinking
10 4 (13.33%) Analytical Mindset
10 4 (13.33%) Matrix Organization
10 4 (13.33%) System Integration Testing
10 4 (13.33%) Defect Management
11 3 (10.00%) Integration Testing
11 3 (10.00%) WFM
12 2 (6.67%) SDLC
12 2 (6.67%) Automotive
12 2 (6.67%) Retail
12 2 (6.67%) Change Management
13 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
13 1 (3.33%) Front Office
13 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
13 1 (3.33%) Finance
13 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
13 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Project
13 1 (3.33%) Document Management

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 (3.33%) Documentum
1 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) iTrent
1 1 (3.33%) Primavera
1 1 (3.33%) ResourceLink
1 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
General
1 2 (6.67%) Automotive
1 2 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Front Office
2 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Analyst
1 8 (26.67%) Consultant
1 8 (26.67%) Workday Consultant
2 7 (23.33%) Workday Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Integration Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) Project Manager
4 4 (13.33%) Workday Integration Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) SAP Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Kronos Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Payroll Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) SAP Test Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) HR Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Integration Specialist
7 1 (3.33%) Payroll Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Trainer
7 1 (3.33%) Transformation Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Workday Business Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Workday Functional Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 15 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.33%) Analytical Mindset
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Scenario Testing
2 9 (30.00%) Test Strategy
3 7 (23.33%) ERP
3 7 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (20.00%) Project Management
5 4 (13.33%) Defect Management
5 4 (13.33%) Matrix Organization
5 4 (13.33%) Strategic Thinking
5 4 (13.33%) System Integration Testing
5 4 (13.33%) Time Management
6 3 (10.00%) Integration Testing
6 3 (10.00%) WFM
7 2 (6.67%) Change Management
7 2 (6.67%) SDLC
8 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.33%) Document Management
8 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
8 1 (3.33%) Supplier Management
8 1 (3.33%) Supply Chain Management
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 20 (66.67%) Workday
2 12 (40.00%) SAP
3 1 (3.33%) Adobe
3 1 (3.33%) Infor
3 1 (3.33%) NGA Human Resources