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 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Korn shell (ksh)
Rank 190 195 178
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -17
Contract jobs citing Korn 6 7 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.11% 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.24% 0.25% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 19
Average daily rate
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£523 £500 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.50% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £318 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £328
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +10.68%
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%
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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
2475 2822 2424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.28% 42.44% 40.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2043 2174 1864
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 21 39
Average hourly rate £30.00 £33.50 £32.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.44% +2.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £21.04 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £77.50 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014, 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 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 11 (64.71%) Perl
3 10 (58.82%) UNIX
4 9 (52.94%) Oracle
5 8 (47.06%) SQL
5 8 (47.06%) Bash Shell
6 7 (41.18%) Sybase
6 7 (41.18%) Windows
7 6 (35.29%) Linux
7 6 (35.29%) Java
7 6 (35.29%) Banking
8 5 (29.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (29.41%) Shell Script
9 4 (23.53%) Solaris
9 4 (23.53%) Back Office
9 4 (23.53%) Fixed Income
9 4 (23.53%) Equities
9 4 (23.53%) Electronic Trading
9 4 (23.53%) MarketAxess
9 4 (23.53%) Trayport
10 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (17.65%) FIX Protocol
10 3 (17.65%) Oracle EBS
10 3 (17.65%) Front Office
10 3 (17.65%) C++
10 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
10 3 (17.65%) Python
11 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
11 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
11 2 (11.76%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) Documentum
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (5.88%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) JBoss
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Project
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (5.88%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) SSH
2 1 (5.88%) HTTP
2 1 (5.88%) SSL
2 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.76%) DB2
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) ProC
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Banking
3 4 (23.53%) Back Office
4 3 (17.65%) Front Office
5 2 (11.76%) Investment Banking
6 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Applications Support
2 4 (23.53%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Applications Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Market Data Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Sybase Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Applications Support
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (5.88%) DBA
5 1 (5.88%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) JMS
2 1 (5.88%) Middleware
2 1 (5.88%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (23.53%) Fixed Income
2 4 (23.53%) Equities
3 2 (11.76%) Market Risk
4 1 (5.88%) Symmetrix DMX
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.88%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) UNIX
2 7 (41.18%) Windows
3 6 (35.29%) Linux
4 4 (23.53%) Solaris
5 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.88%) SUSE
6 1 (5.88%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Electronic Trading
2 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
2 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
2 2 (11.76%) Software Deployment
3 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Project Management
3 1 (5.88%) Quality Management
3 1 (5.88%) Change Management
3 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.88%) Database Tuning
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Perl
2 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) Bash Shell
3 6 (35.29%) Java
4 5 (29.41%) Shell Script
5 3 (17.65%) C++
5 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
5 3 (17.65%) Python
6 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
7 1 (5.88%) Jython
7 1 (5.88%) Bourne shell
7 1 (5.88%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (5.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (5.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Control-M
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Oracle
2 7 (41.18%) Sybase
3 4 (23.53%) MarketAxess
3 4 (23.53%) Trayport
4 2 (11.76%) Reuters
4 2 (11.76%) ION Trading
5 1 (5.88%) Wall Street Systems
5 1 (5.88%) Remedy
5 1 (5.88%) VMware
5 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow
5 1 (5.88%) Business Objects
5 1 (5.88%) IBM
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.88%) Sun
5 1 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) EMC
5 1 (5.88%) Veritas
5 1 (5.88%) Red Hat