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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Korn shell (ksh)
Rank 181 199 192
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -7
Contract jobs citing Korn 14 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.13% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.60% 0.30% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 8
Average daily rate
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£450 £525 £427
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +22.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £370 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £533 £491
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 -
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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
2319 2669 2614
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.11% 42.57% 41.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1851 2078 2027
Average daily rate £460 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £310 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 22
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £39.51
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -30.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.72 £16.00 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £50.00 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 (85.00%) UNIX
2 14 (70.00%) Shell Script
3 11 (55.00%) SQL
4 9 (45.00%) Perl
4 9 (45.00%) Oracle
5 8 (40.00%) PL/SQL
5 8 (40.00%) Solaris
6 7 (35.00%) AIX
6 7 (35.00%) Finance
6 7 (35.00%) Oracle RMAN
6 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database
7 6 (30.00%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (30.00%) Banking
7 6 (30.00%) SAN
7 6 (30.00%) Linux
8 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 5 (25.00%) Data Guard
8 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (20.00%) Oracle Clusterware
9 4 (20.00%) Database Mirroring
9 4 (20.00%) NAS
9 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
9 4 (20.00%) 3PAR
9 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
9 4 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (20.00%) T-SQL

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.00%) Apache
1 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (5.00%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) SAN
2 4 (20.00%) NAS
2 4 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (20.00%) LAN
2 4 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (5.00%) SSL
3 1 (5.00%) LDAP
3 1 (5.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) Hudson
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) DBA
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle DBA
2 6 (30.00%) Administrator
3 4 (20.00%) Server Administrator
3 4 (20.00%) SQL DBA
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) C++ Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) UNIX Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) UNIX Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) UNIX Support
5 1 (5.00%) Solaris Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) XML Messaging
1 1 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (5.00%) STL
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
1 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Grid Computing
1 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (5.00%) Wiki
1 1 (5.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (5.00%) Market Risk
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.00%) SWIFT
1 1 (5.00%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) UNIX
2 8 (40.00%) Solaris
3 7 (35.00%) AIX
4 6 (30.00%) Linux
5 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (20.00%) Windows
5 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (5.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Database Mirroring
1 4 (20.00%) ITIL
1 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (20.00%) Workflow
2 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.00%) Change Management
3 1 (5.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Validation
3 1 (5.00%) OOP
3 1 (5.00%) OO
3 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) Shell Script
2 11 (55.00%) SQL
3 9 (45.00%) Perl
4 8 (40.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (15.00%) Python
7 2 (10.00%) C-shell
7 2 (10.00%) C++
8 1 (5.00%) Java
8 1 (5.00%) Ruby
8 1 (5.00%) Groovy
8 1 (5.00%) sed
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle Clusterware
3 3 (15.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (10.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Samba
5 1 (5.00%) NFS
5 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (5.00%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (25.00%) Data Guard
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (15.00%) NetBackup
4 2 (10.00%) Puppet
5 1 (5.00%) Control-M
5 1 (5.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (5.00%) Vagrant
5 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) 3PAR
2 4 (20.00%) Cisco
2 4 (20.00%) IBM
2 4 (20.00%) CommVault
2 4 (20.00%) StorageTek
2 4 (20.00%) Veritas
2 4 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (10.00%) Sun
3 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (10.00%) Remedy
3 2 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) EMC
4 1 (5.00%) Sybase