The table below looks at the statistics for Korn skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Korn over the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Korn shell (ksh)
Rank 480 490 453
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -37
Contract jobs citing Korn 96 70 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.52% 0.39% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 48 48
Average daily rate
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£450 £415 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +1.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +6.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Korn
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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 England region.

Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
18431 17732 15418
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.59% 37.13% 37.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 12101 11545 9747
Average daily rate £400 £375 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 385 426 569
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.63 £17.00 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

Korn
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Korn Jobs Demand Trend in England

Korn
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Korn Daily Rate Trend in England

Korn
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Korn across the England region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Korn Daily Rate Histogram in England

Korn
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Korn Hourly Rate Trend in England

Korn
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Korn within the England region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. 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
London +26 58 £488 +14.70% 8
South East -13 26 £353 -6.00% 3
East of England - 5 £300 - 3
North West - 3 £348 -
Yorkshire -11 1 - -
South West - - - - 2
Korn
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Korn
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 133 (66.17%) UNIX
2 114 (56.72%) Shell Script
3 106 (52.74%) Perl
3 106 (52.74%) Oracle
4 104 (51.74%) Linux
5 81 (40.30%) Bash Shell
6 75 (37.31%) SQL
7 64 (31.84%) Windows
8 55 (27.36%) Red Hat
9 53 (26.37%) Relational Database
10 50 (24.88%) AIX
11 49 (24.38%) VMware
11 49 (24.38%) Clustering
12 47 (23.38%) Finance
13 46 (22.89%) Banking
14 44 (21.89%) Solaris
15 43 (21.39%) Python
16 42 (20.90%) IBM
17 37 (18.41%) SAN
18 34 (16.92%) RDBMS
19 33 (16.42%) Firewall
20 31 (15.42%) Investment Banking
21 30 (14.93%) Java
21 30 (14.93%) SQL Server
22 29 (14.43%) PL/SQL
22 29 (14.43%) TCP/IP
22 29 (14.43%) Migration
22 29 (14.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 28 (13.93%) DNS
24 27 (13.43%) Sybase

Korn
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 20 (9.95%) WebLogic
2 18 (8.96%) Tomcat
2 18 (8.96%) WebSphere
3 16 (7.96%) OpenStack
4 13 (6.47%) Cloud Foundry
5 12 (5.97%) SharePoint
6 10 (4.98%) JBoss
7 9 (4.48%) Apache
8 5 (2.49%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (1.99%) GlassFish
9 4 (1.99%) IIS
10 3 (1.49%) Confluence
11 2 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (1.00%) iPlanet
11 2 (1.00%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (1.00%) TIBCO EMS
11 2 (1.00%) Oracle Application Server
11 2 (1.00%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.50%) nginx
12 1 (0.50%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 20 (9.95%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.96%) MS Office
3 3 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.49%) Maximo
2 2 (1.00%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.00%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.50%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.97%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (6.47%) Heroku
2 13 (6.47%) Engine Yard
3 9 (4.48%) PaaS
4 5 (2.49%) IBM SmartCloud
5 1 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.50%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (18.41%) SAN
2 33 (16.42%) Firewall
3 29 (14.43%) TCP/IP
4 28 (13.93%) DNS
5 21 (10.45%) VLAN
6 18 (8.96%) NAS
7 13 (6.47%) SSL
7 13 (6.47%) Fibre Channel
8 12 (5.97%) HTTPS
9 9 (4.48%) FTP
9 9 (4.48%) DMZ
10 8 (3.98%) SSH
10 8 (3.98%) WAN
11 7 (3.48%) HTTP
12 6 (2.99%) LDAP
12 6 (2.99%) LAN
13 2 (1.00%) DHCP
13 2 (1.00%) iSCSI
13 2 (1.00%) OpenLDAP
13 2 (1.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (26.37%) Relational Database
2 34 (16.92%) RDBMS
3 30 (14.93%) SQL Server
4 25 (12.44%) Oracle Database
5 21 (10.45%) NoSQL
6 19 (9.45%) MySQL
6 19 (9.45%) MongoDB
6 19 (9.45%) Apache Cassandra
7 17 (8.46%) Oracle Database 11g
8 16 (7.96%) DB2
9 15 (7.46%) Oracle Reports
9 15 (7.46%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (5.47%) Oracle Database 10g
11 7 (3.48%) SQLPlus
11 7 (3.48%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (3.48%) Oracle Database 12c
12 4 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (1.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (1.99%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 23 (11.44%) JIRA
2 22 (10.95%) Jenkins
3 20 (9.95%) Subversion
4 14 (6.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 12 (5.97%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (5.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 9 (4.48%) JUnit
8 7 (3.48%) Toad
9 6 (2.99%) Mockito
10 5 (2.49%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (1.99%) Maven
11 4 (1.99%) Introscope
12 3 (1.49%) ClearQuest
12 3 (1.49%) Git (software)
12 3 (1.49%) ClearCase
12 3 (1.49%) Ant
12 3 (1.49%) Gerrit
13 1 (0.50%) GCC
13 1 (0.50%) ProC
13 1 (0.50%) Eclipse
General
1 47 (23.38%) Finance
2 46 (22.89%) Banking
3 31 (15.42%) Investment Banking
4 6 (2.99%) Retail
4 6 (2.99%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.49%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.99%) Back Office
7 3 (1.49%) Front Office
8 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.50%) Advertising
8 1 (0.50%) Publishing
8 1 (0.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 56 (27.86%) Analyst
2 35 (17.41%) Support Analyst
3 32 (15.92%) Administrator
4 29 (14.43%) Applications Support
5 23 (11.44%) DBA
6 21 (10.45%) Oracle DBA
6 21 (10.45%) DevOps Engineer
7 18 (8.96%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 18 (8.96%) Applications Support Analyst
7 18 (8.96%) Developer
8 15 (7.46%) Systems Administrator
9 14 (6.97%) UNIX Administrator
10 12 (5.97%) UNIX Systems Administrator
11 11 (5.47%) Consultant
12 7 (3.48%) Systems Support
12 7 (3.48%) Systems Analyst
12 7 (3.48%) SQL DBA
12 7 (3.48%) Java Developer
12 7 (3.48%) Linux Engineer
12 7 (3.48%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (11.94%) Web Services
2 19 (9.45%) MCollective
3 16 (7.96%) HTML
4 13 (6.47%) CSS
4 13 (6.47%) jQuery
5 12 (5.97%) FIX Protocol
6 11 (5.47%) CGI
7 9 (4.48%) J2EE
8 7 (3.48%) WebSphere MQ
9 6 (2.99%) SOAP
10 5 (2.49%) XML
10 5 (2.49%) JMS
10 5 (2.49%) Middleware
11 4 (1.99%) JNDI
11 4 (1.99%) JDBC
12 3 (1.49%) .NET
12 3 (1.49%) WebSphere Message Broker
13 1 (0.50%) .NET Framework
13 1 (0.50%) VXML
13 1 (0.50%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 49 (24.38%) Clustering
2 23 (11.44%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (9.45%) Device Driver
4 14 (6.97%) Computer Science
5 12 (5.97%) Derivative
6 10 (4.98%) Wiki
7 9 (4.48%) Fixed Income
7 9 (4.48%) Symmetrix DMX
8 7 (3.48%) Replication
8 7 (3.48%) HACMP
9 6 (2.99%) Equities
10 3 (1.49%) Grid Computing
10 3 (1.49%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.49%) Market Risk
11 2 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (1.00%) Mainframe
11 2 (1.00%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.50%) Streaming Video
12 1 (0.50%) EFT
12 1 (0.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 133 (66.17%) UNIX
2 104 (51.74%) Linux
3 64 (31.84%) Windows
4 50 (24.88%) AIX
5 44 (21.89%) Solaris
6 29 (14.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 24 (11.94%) Ubuntu
7 24 (11.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (10.45%) CentOS
8 21 (10.45%) HPUX
9 18 (8.96%) SUSE
10 8 (3.98%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (3.48%) NetWare
12 4 (1.99%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (1.00%) Windows XP
13 2 (1.00%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.50%) Debian
14 1 (0.50%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (14.43%) Migration
2 24 (11.94%) Load Balancing
2 24 (11.94%) DevOps
3 19 (9.45%) Unit Testing
4 18 (8.96%) Performance Tuning
5 17 (8.46%) Release Management
6 16 (7.96%) ITIL
7 15 (7.46%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (4.48%) Capacity Planning
8 9 (4.48%) Service Management
8 9 (4.48%) Software Engineering
9 8 (3.98%) High Availability
10 7 (3.48%) Change Control
10 7 (3.48%) Performance Monitoring
11 6 (2.99%) Line Management
12 5 (2.49%) Business Analysis
12 5 (2.49%) Validation
12 5 (2.49%) Service Delivery
12 5 (2.49%) Change Management
12 5 (2.49%) OO
Programming Languages
1 114 (56.72%) Shell Script
2 106 (52.74%) Perl
3 81 (40.30%) Bash Shell
4 75 (37.31%) SQL
5 43 (21.39%) Python
6 30 (14.93%) Java
7 29 (14.43%) PL/SQL
8 22 (10.95%) Ruby
9 21 (10.45%) C
10 16 (7.96%) C++
11 15 (7.46%) JavaScript
12 14 (6.97%) AWK
13 13 (6.47%) sed
14 12 (5.97%) T-SQL
15 11 (5.47%) PowerShell
16 9 (4.48%) Jython
17 7 (3.48%) C-shell
18 4 (1.99%) Bourne shell
19 3 (1.49%) VBScript
19 3 (1.49%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (4.98%) Degree
2 4 (1.99%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.00%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.50%) HNC
5 1 (0.50%) MCSE
5 1 (0.50%) CCA
5 1 (0.50%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.46%) QA
2 10 (4.98%) SLA
3 1 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (7.46%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (5.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (5.97%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 11 (5.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 9 (4.48%) NFS
4 9 (4.48%) GPFS
5 8 (3.98%) Hyper-V
6 6 (2.99%) Oracle Clusterware
7 5 (2.49%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 5 (2.49%) Samba
8 4 (1.99%) Active Directory
8 4 (1.99%) vSphere
9 3 (1.49%) PowerHA
9 3 (1.49%) vCloud
10 2 (1.00%) KVM
11 1 (0.50%) Tivoli Directory Server
11 1 (0.50%) Cygwin
11 1 (0.50%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.50%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 26 (12.94%) Puppet
2 19 (9.45%) Cobbler
3 17 (8.46%) Oracle RMAN
4 16 (7.96%) Tivoli
5 15 (7.46%) Nagios
6 13 (6.47%) collectd
7 11 (5.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 10 (4.98%) Data Guard
9 9 (4.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 7 (3.48%) Oracle Flashback
11 6 (2.99%) NetBackup
12 5 (2.49%) Control-M
13 4 (1.99%) CA Wily
14 2 (1.00%) YaST
14 2 (1.00%) BladeLogic
14 2 (1.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
14 2 (1.00%) OpenView
14 2 (1.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
14 2 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
15 1 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 106 (52.74%) Oracle
2 55 (27.36%) Red Hat
3 49 (24.38%) VMware
4 42 (20.90%) IBM
5 27 (13.43%) Sybase
6 26 (12.94%) Sun
7 24 (11.94%) Veritas
8 21 (10.45%) Microsoft
9 20 (9.95%) EMC
10 16 (7.96%) HP
11 9 (4.48%) Cisco
12 7 (3.48%) CommVault
12 7 (3.48%) Hitachi
12 7 (3.48%) Compaq
12 7 (3.48%) Remedy
13 6 (2.99%) StorageTek
14 5 (2.49%) NetApp
15 4 (1.99%) Akamai
16 3 (1.49%) Atlassian
16 3 (1.49%) Symantec
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentwood
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentwood
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £250 - £400 per day
Posted: 18 days ago