The table below looks at the statistics for Korn skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Korn over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Korn shell (ksh)
Rank 121 105 98
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -7
Contract jobs citing Korn 5 23 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.19% 0.89% 1.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.71% 2.54% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 4
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£300 £375 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £23.57 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+48.49% -41.07%
Korn
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
708 907 676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.73% 35.20% 27.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 493 306
Average daily rate £363 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 26
Average hourly rate £37.50 £38.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £22.10 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

Korn
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Korn across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Korn Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Korn
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Korn across the Berkshire region.

Korn Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Korn
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Korn across the Berkshire region.

Korn Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Korn
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Korn within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Reading +12 4 £300 -25.92% 1
Bracknell - - - -
Korn
South East

Korn
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Korn 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 Korn.

1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Perl
2 14 (77.78%) UNIX
3 13 (72.22%) Linux
3 13 (72.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (66.67%) Red Hat
5 10 (55.56%) C
6 9 (50.00%) VB
6 9 (50.00%) DHCP
6 9 (50.00%) NFS
6 9 (50.00%) DNS
6 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 9 (50.00%) HP
6 9 (50.00%) EMC
6 9 (50.00%) Citrix
6 9 (50.00%) Thin Client
6 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (50.00%) Nagios
6 9 (50.00%) NetBackup
6 9 (50.00%) Fat Client
6 9 (50.00%) Windows 7
6 9 (50.00%) Bourne shell
6 9 (50.00%) Isilon
7 8 (44.44%) Oracle
8 6 (33.33%) MCSE
8 6 (33.33%) HNC
8 6 (33.33%) CCA
8 6 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Korn
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Korn 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 Korn. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (27.78%) Tomcat
1 5 (27.78%) Apache
2 4 (22.22%) WebLogic
3 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) DHCP
1 9 (50.00%) DNS
2 4 (22.22%) SSL
2 4 (22.22%) SSH
3 3 (16.67%) NAS
3 3 (16.67%) HTTPS
3 3 (16.67%) FTP
3 3 (16.67%) DMZ
3 3 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) DB2
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) GCC
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Designer
3 3 (16.67%) UNIX Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Migration Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Server Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Server Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Server Support
4 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 2 (11.11%) Linux Support
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Linux Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Linux Server Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) UNIX Support
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) VXML
2 1 (5.56%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Thin Client
1 9 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 4 (22.22%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) UNIX
3 13 (72.22%) Linux
3 13 (72.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (22.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 3 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
3 1 (5.56%) Automation Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
3 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.56%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) Perl
2 10 (55.56%) C
3 9 (50.00%) VB
3 9 (50.00%) Bourne shell
4 5 (27.78%) Java
4 5 (27.78%) Shell Script
5 4 (22.22%) AWK
5 4 (22.22%) sed
6 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
7 1 (5.56%) Python
7 1 (5.56%) C++
7 1 (5.56%) PHP
7 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) MCSE
1 6 (33.33%) HNC
1 6 (33.33%) CCA
1 6 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) NFS
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) OpenSSH
3 1 (5.56%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 9 (50.00%) Nagios
1 9 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 9 (50.00%) HP
2 9 (50.00%) EMC
2 9 (50.00%) Citrix
2 9 (50.00%) Isilon
3 8 (44.44%) Oracle
4 3 (16.67%) Altiris
4 3 (16.67%) Veritas
4 3 (16.67%) Sun
5 1 (5.56%) IBM
5 1 (5.56%) Ab Initio