The table below looks at the statistics for Korn skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Korn over the 3 months to 3 July 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Korn shell (ksh)
Rank 192 184 195
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Contract jobs citing Korn 9 10 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.17% 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.36% 0.41% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 12
Average daily rate
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£450 £525 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +17.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £380 £392
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £618 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2517 2423 2990
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.14% 42.10% 43.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2078 1892 2289
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 11 33
Average hourly rate £23.75 £27.50 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -33.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.72 £14.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.70 £31.99 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

Korn
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Korn Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Korn
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Korn Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Korn
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Korn across the City of London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Korn Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Korn
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Korn Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Korn
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 17 (89.47%) UNIX
2 13 (68.42%) Shell Script
3 11 (57.89%) SQL
4 10 (52.63%) Oracle
5 8 (42.11%) Perl
5 8 (42.11%) PL/SQL
6 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
6 7 (36.84%) AIX
6 7 (36.84%) Solaris
6 7 (36.84%) Finance
6 7 (36.84%) Banking
6 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database
7 6 (31.58%) Oracle RMAN
7 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (31.58%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (31.58%) SAN
7 6 (31.58%) Linux
8 5 (26.32%) Windows
8 5 (26.32%) HP
8 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database 12c
8 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (26.32%) Data Guard
8 5 (26.32%) NAS
9 4 (21.05%) 3PAR
9 4 (21.05%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
9 4 (21.05%) Oracle Clusterware
9 4 (21.05%) Database Mirroring
9 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services

Korn
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 1 (5.26%) PowerExchange
1 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) SAN
2 5 (26.32%) NAS
3 4 (21.05%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (21.05%) LAN
3 4 (21.05%) WAN
4 1 (5.26%) SSL
4 1 (5.26%) SSH
4 1 (5.26%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (21.05%) RDBMS
4 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (5.26%) PowerCenter
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Subversion
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
1 7 (36.84%) Banking
2 3 (15.79%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) DBA
1 6 (31.58%) Administrator
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle DBA
2 4 (21.05%) SQL DBA
2 4 (21.05%) Server Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server DBA
3 3 (15.79%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) C++ Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) UNIX Support
5 1 (5.26%) Solaris Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Backup Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Informatica Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) STL
1 1 (5.26%) XML
1 1 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (5.26%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
1 1 (5.26%) EMC Centera
1 1 (5.26%) Grid Computing
1 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.26%) Credit Risk
1 1 (5.26%) Market Risk
1 1 (5.26%) SWIFT
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) UNIX
2 7 (36.84%) AIX
2 7 (36.84%) Solaris
3 6 (31.58%) Linux
4 5 (26.32%) Windows
5 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) ITIL
1 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (21.05%) Workflow
1 4 (21.05%) Database Mirroring
2 3 (15.79%) SDLC
3 2 (10.53%) Validation
3 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
3 2 (10.53%) Change Control
4 1 (5.26%) Automation Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Engineering
4 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.26%) Release Management
4 1 (5.26%) Multithreading
4 1 (5.26%) Data Validation
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) OOP
4 1 (5.26%) OO
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) Shell Script
2 11 (57.89%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) Perl
3 8 (42.11%) PL/SQL
4 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
5 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
6 2 (10.53%) C-shell
6 2 (10.53%) Python
6 2 (10.53%) C++
6 2 (10.53%) Java
7 1 (5.26%) C#
7 1 (5.26%) VBA
7 1 (5.26%) sed
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle Clusterware
3 2 (10.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (5.26%) NFS
4 1 (5.26%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (5.26%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (26.32%) Data Guard
3 3 (15.79%) NetBackup
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Tivoli
5 1 (5.26%) Control-M
5 1 (5.26%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle
2 5 (26.32%) HP
3 4 (21.05%) Cisco
3 4 (21.05%) IBM
3 4 (21.05%) StorageTek
3 4 (21.05%) CommVault
3 4 (21.05%) 3PAR
4 3 (15.79%) Veritas
4 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
5 2 (10.53%) Sybase
6 1 (5.26%) Business Objects
6 1 (5.26%) EMC
6 1 (5.26%) Sun
6 1 (5.26%) Murex
6 1 (5.26%) Remedy
6 1 (5.26%) VMware
6 1 (5.26%) Informatica