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 24 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Korn shell (ksh)
Rank 474 443 446
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +3
Contract jobs citing Korn 116 120 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.25% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.58% 0.63% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 50 66
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£400 £416 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.90% +4.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £349 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £503 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £369 £315
% change year-on-year
-11.86% +17.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 - -
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
19912 18902 19003
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.35% 39.45% 38.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 13427 12324 11451
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 391 523 641
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 24 October 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Korn across the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Korn Hourly Rate Histogram 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 24 October 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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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 +8 60 £420 -9.18% 9
South East -52 31 £300 -25.46% 5
East of England - 10 £375 - 1
South West -26 9 £375 -
West Midlands -20 3 £338 +21.62% 2
North West - - - -
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Korn
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

1 139 (68.14%) UNIX
2 135 (66.18%) Linux
3 115 (56.37%) Perl
4 101 (49.51%) Oracle
5 97 (47.55%) Shell Script
6 93 (45.59%) Bash Shell
7 82 (40.20%) SQL
7 82 (40.20%) Windows
8 74 (36.27%) Red Hat
9 70 (34.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 52 (25.49%) Finance
11 51 (25.00%) Solaris
12 47 (23.04%) Java
12 47 (23.04%) Banking
13 39 (19.12%) Migration
13 39 (19.12%) PL/SQL
14 38 (18.63%) IBM
15 34 (16.67%) Web Services
16 33 (16.18%) HP
17 31 (15.20%) SAN
17 31 (15.20%) DNS
17 31 (15.20%) AIX
17 31 (15.20%) Apache
18 30 (14.71%) WebLogic
18 30 (14.71%) Sun
19 29 (14.22%) NFS
20 28 (13.73%) SQL Server
20 28 (13.73%) WebSphere
21 27 (13.24%) Windows Server 2008
21 27 (13.24%) C

Korn
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 31 (15.20%) Apache
2 30 (14.71%) WebLogic
3 28 (13.73%) WebSphere
4 24 (11.76%) Tomcat
5 20 (9.80%) SharePoint
6 18 (8.82%) JBoss
7 13 (6.37%) WebSphere Application Server
8 11 (5.39%) IIS
9 10 (4.90%) Documentum
10 9 (4.41%) IBM HTTP Server
11 7 (3.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 4 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (1.96%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.98%) AquaLogic
13 2 (0.98%) Oracle Service Bus
13 2 (0.98%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (7.84%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (3.43%) Spreadsheet
3 7 (3.43%) MS Project
3 7 (3.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (2.45%) Maximo
3 4 (1.96%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (1.47%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.98%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.98%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.98%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (0.98%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.98%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (0.98%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 2 (0.98%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 2 (0.98%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 2 (0.98%) Oracle FAH
6 1 (0.49%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.47%) SaaS
2 1 (0.49%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 31 (15.20%) DNS
1 31 (15.20%) SAN
2 26 (12.75%) Firewall
3 23 (11.27%) SSH
4 21 (10.29%) HTTPS
5 18 (8.82%) SSL
6 17 (8.33%) FTP
6 17 (8.33%) NAS
7 13 (6.37%) HTTP
8 12 (5.88%) DMZ
9 11 (5.39%) LDAP
10 9 (4.41%) DHCP
10 9 (4.41%) Fibre Channel
11 7 (3.43%) OpenLDAP
12 5 (2.45%) PuTTY
12 5 (2.45%) TCP/IP
13 4 (1.96%) LAN
13 4 (1.96%) WAN
14 2 (0.98%) ATM
14 2 (0.98%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (13.73%) SQL Server
2 23 (11.27%) Oracle Database
3 19 (9.31%) Relational Database
4 14 (6.86%) Oracle Database 10g
5 13 (6.37%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (5.39%) SQLPlus
6 11 (5.39%) RDBMS
7 10 (4.90%) DB2
7 10 (4.90%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (3.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (3.43%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (2.94%) Ingres
10 6 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (2.45%) JasperReports
11 5 (2.45%) Oracle Discoverer
12 4 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (1.96%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 14 (6.86%) JIRA
2 11 (5.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 11 (5.39%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (3.92%) Git (software)
3 8 (3.92%) Jenkins
4 7 (3.43%) Subversion
4 7 (3.43%) JUnit
5 6 (2.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 6 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (2.45%) PHPUnit
6 5 (2.45%) Mockito
6 5 (2.45%) GCC
6 5 (2.45%) Toad
7 4 (1.96%) Maven
7 4 (1.96%) Introscope
8 3 (1.47%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.98%) CruiseControl
9 2 (0.98%) PowerDesigner
9 2 (0.98%) ERwin
9 2 (0.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 52 (25.49%) Finance
2 47 (23.04%) Banking
3 25 (12.25%) Investment Banking
4 9 (4.41%) Manufacturing
5 7 (3.43%) Retail
5 7 (3.43%) Front Office
6 6 (2.94%) Back Office
7 4 (1.96%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.98%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.49%) Automotive
9 1 (0.49%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 36 (17.65%) Analyst
1 36 (17.65%) Administrator
2 31 (15.20%) Developer
3 29 (14.22%) Applications Support
4 23 (11.27%) Systems Administrator
5 21 (10.29%) DBA
6 17 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 17 (8.33%) UNIX Administrator
7 16 (7.84%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 15 (7.35%) Oracle DBA
9 14 (6.86%) Applications Support Analyst
10 13 (6.37%) Consultant
10 13 (6.37%) Linux Engineer
11 11 (5.39%) Java Developer
12 9 (4.41%) WebSphere Administrator
13 7 (3.43%) Support Engineer
13 7 (3.43%) Oracle Analyst
13 7 (3.43%) Market Data Engineer
13 7 (3.43%) Middleware Engineer
14 6 (2.94%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (16.67%) Web Services
2 20 (9.80%) JMS
3 18 (8.82%) HTML
4 15 (7.35%) .NET
5 14 (6.86%) CSS
5 14 (6.86%) Middleware
6 13 (6.37%) XML
7 12 (5.88%) JDBC
8 11 (5.39%) CGI
8 11 (5.39%) WebSphere MQ
9 10 (4.90%) J2EE
10 9 (4.41%) Hibernate
10 9 (4.41%) Java EE
10 9 (4.41%) FIX Protocol
10 9 (4.41%) jQuery
11 6 (2.94%) Laravel
11 6 (2.94%) SOAP
12 5 (2.45%) DAO
13 4 (1.96%) Spring
13 4 (1.96%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.29%) Clustering
1 21 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.39%) Replication
3 9 (4.41%) Thin Client
3 9 (4.41%) Fat Client
4 7 (3.43%) Fixed Income
5 6 (2.94%) Equities
5 6 (2.94%) Derivative
6 5 (2.45%) IVR
6 5 (2.45%) Wiki
6 5 (2.45%) N-Tier
6 5 (2.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (2.45%) HACMP
7 3 (1.47%) Credit Risk
7 3 (1.47%) Symmetrix DMX
7 3 (1.47%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.98%) Market Risk
8 2 (0.98%) DataPower
8 2 (0.98%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.98%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 139 (68.14%) UNIX
2 135 (66.18%) Linux
3 82 (40.20%) Windows
4 70 (34.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 51 (25.00%) Solaris
6 31 (15.20%) AIX
7 27 (13.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (7.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (5.88%) Windows 7
10 9 (4.41%) HPUX
11 8 (3.92%) Windows XP
12 7 (3.43%) VMS
12 7 (3.43%) SUSE
13 4 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
14 3 (1.47%) Oracle Linux
14 3 (1.47%) CentOS
14 3 (1.47%) NetWare
15 2 (0.98%) Debian
15 2 (0.98%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (19.12%) Migration
2 21 (10.29%) Unit Testing
3 19 (9.31%) ITIL
4 16 (7.84%) Change Management
5 15 (7.35%) Change Control
6 13 (6.37%) Configuration Management
6 13 (6.37%) OO
7 11 (5.39%) Quality Management
7 11 (5.39%) Validation
7 11 (5.39%) ITIL V2
8 10 (4.90%) Business Analysis
8 10 (4.90%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (4.41%) Incident Management
9 9 (4.41%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (3.92%) Problem Management
10 8 (3.92%) Low Latency
10 8 (3.92%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (3.43%) Electronic Trading
11 7 (3.43%) Workflow
11 7 (3.43%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 115 (56.37%) Perl
2 97 (47.55%) Shell Script
3 93 (45.59%) Bash Shell
4 82 (40.20%) SQL
5 47 (23.04%) Java
6 39 (19.12%) PL/SQL
7 27 (13.24%) C
7 27 (13.24%) Python
8 19 (9.31%) AWK
9 17 (8.33%) Jython
9 17 (8.33%) JavaScript
9 17 (8.33%) C++
10 15 (7.35%) PHP
10 15 (7.35%) sed
10 15 (7.35%) Bourne shell
10 15 (7.35%) C-shell
11 12 (5.88%) T-SQL
12 11 (5.39%) VB
13 8 (3.92%) PowerShell
14 6 (2.94%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (4.90%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.94%) HNC
3 6 (2.94%) MCSE
3 6 (2.94%) CCA
3 6 (2.94%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (2.45%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.47%) Degree
6 2 (0.98%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.94%) SLA
2 2 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 29 (14.22%) NFS
2 26 (12.75%) Active Directory
3 19 (9.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 16 (7.84%) Oracle RAC
4 16 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (5.39%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (2.45%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 5 (2.45%) OpenSSH
6 5 (2.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 3 (1.47%) GPFS
7 3 (1.47%) Xen
8 2 (0.98%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.98%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.98%) Firmware
9 1 (0.49%) Samba
9 1 (0.49%) Tivoli Directory Server
9 1 (0.49%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 20 (9.80%) Puppet
2 15 (7.35%) Tivoli
3 11 (5.39%) NetBackup
4 10 (4.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 9 (4.41%) Nagios
6 8 (3.92%) Data Guard
7 6 (2.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 4 (1.96%) CA Wily
9 3 (1.47%) Cobbler
9 3 (1.47%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 2 (0.98%) OpenView
10 2 (0.98%) Control-M
10 2 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.49%) CFEngine
11 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 1 (0.49%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 101 (49.51%) Oracle
2 74 (36.27%) Red Hat
3 38 (18.63%) IBM
4 33 (16.18%) HP
5 30 (14.71%) Sun
6 26 (12.75%) VMware
7 21 (10.29%) Sybase
7 21 (10.29%) EMC
8 20 (9.80%) Microsoft
9 17 (8.33%) Veritas
10 10 (4.90%) Citrix
11 9 (4.41%) Isilon
12 7 (3.43%) Trayport
13 6 (2.94%) MarketAxess
14 5 (2.45%) SAP
15 4 (1.96%) Business Objects
15 4 (1.96%) 3PAR
16 3 (1.47%) ServiceNow
16 3 (1.47%) Altiris
16 3 (1.47%) Reuters
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