The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Kofax 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 Kofax over the 3 months to 21 April 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 Kofax Image Products.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kofax
Rank 573 582 502
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -80
Contract jobs citing Kofax 29 22 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.039% 0.096%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.086% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 27
Average daily rate
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£525 £475 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +28.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £345 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+59.42% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.25

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
25387 25596 22327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.35% 45.55% 46.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 14473 14324 11853
Average daily rate £400 £399 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.25% -0.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £221 £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 1086 1098 1184
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.18 £11.00 £10.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.90
% change year-on-year
- -7.40%

Kofax
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Kofax Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Kofax
Daily Rate Trend

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

Kofax Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Kofax
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Kofax within the UK over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Kofax Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Kofax
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Kofax Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Kofax
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kofax within the UK over the 3 months to 21 April 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 +8 25 £525 +10.52% 1
East of England - 13 £550 -
London +3 12 £450 -5.26% 1
City of London +20 4 £450 -
Scotland -9 4 £368 -
Glasgow - 4 £368 -
Gloucester - - - -
Hereford - - - -
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Watford - - - -
Worcester - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
Herefordshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Worcestershire - - - -
Cheltenham - - - -

Kofax
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Kofax 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 Kofax.

1 22 (53.66%) .NET
2 19 (46.34%) XML
3 18 (43.90%) Windows
4 17 (41.46%) Java
4 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
5 16 (39.02%) IBM
6 15 (36.59%) Finance
7 14 (34.15%) Process Management
8 13 (31.71%) Document Management
9 12 (29.27%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (29.27%) Business Process Improvement
9 12 (29.27%) Process Improvement
10 11 (26.83%) C#
11 10 (24.39%) VB
11 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
11 10 (24.39%) ADO
11 10 (24.39%) Client/Server
11 10 (24.39%) .NET Framework
12 9 (21.95%) Change Management
12 9 (21.95%) SharePoint
13 8 (19.51%) N-Tier
13 8 (19.51%) WebSphere Application Server
13 8 (19.51%) FileNet
13 8 (19.51%) Requirements Analysis
13 8 (19.51%) WebSphere
13 8 (19.51%) Waterfall
14 7 (17.07%) Back Office
15 6 (14.63%) Financial Institution
15 6 (14.63%) Disaster Recovery
15 6 (14.63%) Content Management

Kofax
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Kofax 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 Kofax. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (21.95%) SharePoint
2 8 (19.51%) WebSphere Application Server
2 8 (19.51%) FileNet
2 8 (19.51%) WebSphere
3 4 (9.76%) WebSphere Process Server
4 3 (7.32%) Documentum
5 2 (4.88%) CMS
5 2 (4.88%) MQSeries
5 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.44%) LiveLink
6 1 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.44%) SAP Portal
6 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Office
1 1 (2.44%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) ISDN
1 2 (4.88%) Intranet
2 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Visual Studio
2 4 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (36.59%) Finance
2 7 (17.07%) Back Office
3 6 (14.63%) Financial Institution
4 4 (9.76%) Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Retail
5 1 (2.44%) French Language
5 1 (2.44%) German Language
5 1 (2.44%) Spanish Language
5 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Analyst
2 10 (24.39%) Architect
2 10 (24.39%) Business Analyst
3 8 (19.51%) Administrator
4 7 (17.07%) Developer
5 6 (14.63%) FileNet Administrator
6 5 (12.20%) FileNet Developer
7 4 (9.76%) AWS Architect
7 4 (9.76%) Project Manager
8 3 (7.32%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (7.32%) Integration Architect
8 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
8 3 (7.32%) Test Leader
9 2 (4.88%) Desktop Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) IT Architect
9 2 (4.88%) Senior Business Analyst
9 2 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
10 1 (2.44%) .NET Developer
10 1 (2.44%) SAP Project Manager
10 1 (2.44%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (53.66%) .NET
2 19 (46.34%) XML
3 10 (24.39%) .NET Framework
3 10 (24.39%) ADO
4 4 (9.76%) Web Services
5 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.44%) WCF
5 1 (2.44%) WF
5 1 (2.44%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Client/Server
2 8 (19.51%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.88%) BYOD
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Taxonomies
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (43.90%) Windows
2 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (12.20%) Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Process Management
2 13 (31.71%) Document Management
3 12 (29.27%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (29.27%) Business Process Improvement
3 12 (29.27%) Process Improvement
4 9 (21.95%) Change Management
5 8 (19.51%) Waterfall
5 8 (19.51%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (14.63%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (14.63%) Content Management
7 4 (9.76%) ITIL
8 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (7.32%) Test Management
9 2 (4.88%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (4.88%) OO
9 2 (4.88%) OOD
10 1 (2.44%) Risk Management
10 1 (2.44%) Workflow
10 1 (2.44%) Migration
10 1 (2.44%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 17 (41.46%) Java
2 11 (26.83%) C#
3 10 (24.39%) VB
4 2 (4.88%) SQL
5 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) IBM Certification
2 2 (4.88%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) MCP
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) Cronacle
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
2 16 (39.02%) IBM
3 3 (7.32%) EMC
4 2 (4.88%) OpenText
5 1 (2.44%) Citrix
5 1 (2.44%) NetApp
5 1 (2.44%) SAP
5 1 (2.44%) HP