The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kofax
Rank 574 556 563
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +7
Contract jobs citing Kofax 16 17 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.033% 0.031%
As % of the Vendors category 0.064% 0.071% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 4
Average daily rate
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£450 £383 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +27.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £325 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £300
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +41.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £40.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.38
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25070 24077 26885
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.89% 47.08% 46.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 13892 13098 13619
Average daily rate £380 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1074 1184 1390
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%

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
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 16 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 1 August 2014. 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 -11 10 £450 +17.64% 3
London +1 6 £475 +30.13% 2
Glasgow - 6 - -
Scotland - 6 - -
South East - 2 - - 1
City of London +28 1 - -
South West -36 1 £400 -5.88%
West Midlands - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Swindon - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -

Kofax
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (36.11%) .NET
3 12 (33.33%) Windows
3 12 (33.33%) IBM
4 11 (30.56%) MS Excel
4 11 (30.56%) QlikView
4 11 (30.56%) Yardi
5 10 (27.78%) Asset Management
5 10 (27.78%) SharePoint
5 10 (27.78%) MS Project
5 10 (27.78%) MS Office
5 10 (27.78%) Workflow
6 9 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 9 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 8 (22.22%) C#
8 7 (19.44%) PowerShell
8 7 (19.44%) Degree
9 6 (16.67%) Visual Studio
10 5 (13.89%) SQL
10 5 (13.89%) Oracle
10 5 (13.89%) Web Services
10 5 (13.89%) Finance
10 5 (13.89%) WCF
10 5 (13.89%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (11.11%) RightFax
11 4 (11.11%) WF
11 4 (11.11%) FileNet
11 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (11.11%) Document Management

Kofax
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 10 (27.78%) SharePoint
2 5 (13.89%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (11.11%) FileNet
3 4 (11.11%) CMS
3 4 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange
4 3 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (5.56%) Confluence
6 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.78%) IIS
6 1 (2.78%) Documentum
6 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (2.78%) K2 blackpearl
6 1 (2.78%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (2.78%) Captiva
Applications
1 11 (30.56%) MS Excel
2 10 (27.78%) MS Project
2 10 (27.78%) MS Office
3 3 (8.33%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Intranet
2 1 (2.78%) HTTP
2 1 (2.78%) Firewall
2 1 (2.78%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) QlikView
2 4 (11.11%) EDRMS
3 3 (8.33%) DB2
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.56%) Ingres
5 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.56%) JIRA
3 2 (5.56%) Subversion
4 1 (2.78%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.78%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Developer
2 12 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 7 (19.44%) SharePoint Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Administrator
4 4 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Tester
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Applications Support
6 1 (2.78%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (2.78%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (36.11%) .NET
2 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (13.89%) Web Services
3 5 (13.89%) WCF
4 4 (11.11%) WF
5 2 (5.56%) Middleware
6 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.78%) Ajax
6 1 (2.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Taxonomies
2 2 (5.56%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Windows
2 9 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (11.11%) UNIX
3 4 (11.11%) AIX
3 4 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Asset Management
1 10 (27.78%) Workflow
2 9 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (11.11%) Document Management
3 4 (11.11%) Project Management
3 4 (11.11%) SOA
4 3 (8.33%) Migration
4 3 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (5.56%) Release Management
5 2 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.56%) Change Management
5 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity
5 2 (5.56%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.56%) Quality Management
5 2 (5.56%) Process Management
6 1 (2.78%) Security Management
6 1 (2.78%) MVC
6 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.78%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) C#
2 7 (19.44%) PowerShell
3 5 (13.89%) SQL
4 2 (5.56%) VB
4 2 (5.56%) C++
5 1 (2.78%) Java
5 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Tivoli
1 3 (8.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (33.33%) IBM
3 11 (30.56%) Yardi
4 5 (13.89%) Oracle
5 4 (11.11%) RightFax
6 3 (8.33%) EMC
6 3 (8.33%) ReadSoft
7 1 (2.78%) Sybase
7 1 (2.78%) Cognos
7 1 (2.78%) Adobe
7 1 (2.78%) Sun
7 1 (2.78%) VMware
7 1 (2.78%) KANA
7 1 (2.78%) Palantir
7 1 (2.78%) F5
7 1 (2.78%) Talend