The average monthly numbers employed by the Group during the year were as follows:
|Number of employees|
|KC & Eclipse||654||580|
|Kcom & Smart421||901||1,245|
The costs incurred in respect of these employees were:
|Wages and salaries||75,384||86,808|
|Social security costs||6,961||8,292|
|Other pension costs||3,534||4,770|
|Share scheme costs||2,586||1,647|
|Restructuring costs relating to employees||1,249||4,980|
|Less own work capitalised||(2,285)||(3,299)|
|Charged to income statement||87,429||103,198|
All the Group's employees are employed by the Company with the exception of 286 (2010: 328) employees employed by KC Contact Centres Limited, Smart421 Technology Group Limited and JAM I P Ltd.
Disclosures required by the Companies Act 2006 on Directors' remuneration, including salaries, performance related bonuses, pension contributions and pension entitlements, including disclosure in respect of the highest paid Director, are to be found within the Remuneration report, and form part of these financial statements.