The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of KANA 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 KANA over the 3 months to 23 January 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 KANA Software, Inc.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
KANA
Rank 573 551 534
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -17
Contract jobs citing KANA 5 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.012% 0.002%
As % of the Vendors category 0.022% 0.027% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 1
Average daily rate
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£563 £375 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £563 £375 £250
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
23240 22263 21210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.82% 45.71% 47.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 13636 12427 11082
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £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 1018 989 1316
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.32 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.03% -8.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £10.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -13.15%

KANA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing KANA within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

KANA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

KANA
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing KANA within the UK.

KANA Daily Rate Trend in the UK

KANA
Hourly Rate Trend

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

KANA Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

KANA
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing KANA within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 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 -25 5 £563 +50.00%
London - - - -
City of London - - - -

KANA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing KANA 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 KANA.

1 6 (75.00%) SOA
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) hybris
3 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (37.50%) CRM
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) Thin Client
4 3 (37.50%) Fat Client
5 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (25.00%) JSON
5 2 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (25.00%) Lagan
5 2 (25.00%) Marketing
5 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (25.00%) DTV
5 2 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (25.00%) REST
5 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Electronics
5 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (25.00%) Business Objects
5 2 (25.00%) MS Office

KANA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing KANA 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 KANA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Project
2 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
1 1 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (25.00%) Electronics
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Architect
1 5 (62.50%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Project Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Project Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) JSON
2 2 (25.00%) REST
2 2 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Thin Client
1 3 (37.50%) Fat Client
2 2 (25.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) SOA
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (37.50%) CRM
5 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
6 1 (12.50%) Workflow
6 1 (12.50%) MVC
6 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) PHP
1 1 (12.50%) Python
1 1 (12.50%) Golang
1 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) hybris
2 2 (25.00%) Lagan
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Business Objects
2 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Kofax
3 1 (12.50%) Talend
3 1 (12.50%) F5