The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the England region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Korn shell (ksh)
Rank 479 441 434
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -7
Contract jobs citing Korn 85 75 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.17% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.46% 0.47% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 63 75
Average daily rate £407 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £300 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.92% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - -
Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
18561 15928 19746
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.35% 37.03% 35.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 12254 10006 11877
Average daily rate £375 £385 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% -1.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 435 579 681
Average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £16.25 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £43.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
Korn
UK

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 April 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
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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -28 42 £415 +1.84% 5
South East +13 29 £415 +27.69% 1
West Midlands - 7 £341 -
South West -11 4 £350 -6.66%
East of England - 1 £375 -
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
Korn
UK

Korn
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 122 (76.73%) UNIX
2 79 (49.69%) Perl
2 79 (49.69%) Bash Shell
3 78 (49.06%) Shell Script
4 71 (44.65%) Oracle
5 69 (43.40%) Linux
6 68 (42.77%) Solaris
7 66 (41.51%) SQL
8 52 (32.70%) IBM
9 42 (26.42%) AIX
10 40 (25.16%) Red Hat
11 37 (23.27%) SAN
11 37 (23.27%) WebSphere
12 29 (18.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 29 (18.24%) Relational Database
13 28 (17.61%) VMware
14 27 (16.98%) Windows
15 26 (16.35%) Java
16 25 (15.72%) Web Services
17 24 (15.09%) Sun
18 23 (14.47%) Banking
18 23 (14.47%) Tivoli
18 23 (14.47%) Oracle Database
19 21 (13.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
19 21 (13.21%) Service Delivery
19 21 (13.21%) Apache
19 21 (13.21%) Python
20 20 (12.58%) WebLogic
21 19 (11.95%) WebSphere Application Server
21 19 (11.95%) PL/SQL

Korn
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 37 (23.27%) WebSphere
2 21 (13.21%) Apache
3 20 (12.58%) WebLogic
4 19 (11.95%) Tomcat
4 19 (11.95%) WebSphere Application Server
5 14 (8.81%) IIS
5 14 (8.81%) CICS
6 9 (5.66%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.89%) AquaLogic
7 3 (1.89%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (1.26%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.26%) SAS
9 1 (0.63%) TeamSite
9 1 (0.63%) CMS
9 1 (0.63%) Confluence
9 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.63%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.63%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.63%) Quickr
9 1 (0.63%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (0.63%) MS Office
1 1 (0.63%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.63%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 10 (6.29%) Maximo
2 7 (4.40%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.63%) Metrica
4 1 (0.63%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 37 (23.27%) SAN
2 12 (7.55%) LDAP
2 12 (7.55%) DNS
3 10 (6.29%) TCP/IP
4 9 (5.66%) SSH
5 8 (5.03%) HTTP
5 8 (5.03%) SSL
5 8 (5.03%) SMTP
6 7 (4.40%) WAN
6 7 (4.40%) LAN
6 7 (4.40%) SNMP
6 7 (4.40%) Firewall
7 5 (3.14%) NAS
7 5 (3.14%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (3.14%) ATM
8 4 (2.52%) FTP
8 4 (2.52%) DHCP
8 4 (2.52%) IMAP
8 4 (2.52%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (1.89%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (18.24%) Relational Database
2 23 (14.47%) Oracle Database
3 14 (8.81%) MySQL
4 12 (7.55%) SQL Server
4 12 (7.55%) SQLPlus
5 11 (6.92%) Oracle Database 10g
6 10 (6.29%) Oracle Discoverer
7 9 (5.66%) RDBMS
8 8 (5.03%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (4.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (4.40%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (4.40%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (3.77%) DB2
10 6 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (3.14%) Oracle Exadata
12 4 (2.52%) Sybase ASE
13 3 (1.89%) Oracle Database 12c
14 2 (1.26%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 10 (6.29%) Oracle Forms
1 10 (6.29%) JUnit
2 7 (4.40%) Toad
3 6 (3.77%) Maven
3 6 (3.77%) Selenium
3 6 (3.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (3.14%) Mockito
5 4 (2.52%) EasyMock
5 4 (2.52%) JIRA
5 4 (2.52%) Introscope
6 3 (1.89%) Ant
6 3 (1.89%) Subversion
6 3 (1.89%) FitNesse
6 3 (1.89%) ClearCase
6 3 (1.89%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.89%) IntelliJ
6 3 (1.89%) SoapUI
6 3 (1.89%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.89%) DbUnit
7 2 (1.26%) Apache Ivy
General
1 23 (14.47%) Banking
2 18 (11.32%) Finance
3 16 (10.06%) Investment Banking
4 11 (6.92%) Back Office
5 10 (6.29%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.26%) Retail
7 1 (0.63%) Marketing
7 1 (0.63%) German Language
7 1 (0.63%) Electronics
7 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (22.64%) Developer
2 30 (18.87%) Analyst
3 29 (18.24%) Administrator
4 18 (11.32%) Systems Administrator
5 15 (9.43%) DBA
6 14 (8.81%) UNIX Administrator
7 10 (6.29%) Oracle DBA
8 9 (5.66%) Support Analyst
9 8 (5.03%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (5.03%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 8 (5.03%) Java Developer
10 7 (4.40%) Support Engineer
10 7 (4.40%) Service Analyst
10 7 (4.40%) UNIX Engineer
10 7 (4.40%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 7 (4.40%) Services Delivery Analyst
10 7 (4.40%) Linux Administrator
11 6 (3.77%) OSS Engineer
11 6 (3.77%) UNIX Developer
11 6 (3.77%) OSS Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (15.72%) Web Services
2 18 (11.32%) XML
3 15 (9.43%) Middleware
4 11 (6.92%) HTML
5 10 (6.29%) JMS
6 9 (5.66%) J2EE
7 8 (5.03%) SOAP
8 7 (4.40%) Spring
9 5 (3.14%) JDBC
10 4 (2.52%) JSP
10 4 (2.52%) CSS
10 4 (2.52%) Hibernate
11 3 (1.89%) Java EE
11 3 (1.89%) JSON
11 3 (1.89%) jQuery
11 3 (1.89%) JPA
11 3 (1.89%) Apache CXF
11 3 (1.89%) JNDI
11 3 (1.89%) .NET
11 3 (1.89%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.66%) Clustering
1 9 (5.66%) Replication
2 7 (4.40%) Wiki
3 6 (3.77%) Symmetrix DMX
4 4 (2.52%) SWIFT
4 4 (2.52%) Derivative
4 4 (2.52%) Mainframe
4 4 (2.52%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.89%) HACMP
5 3 (1.89%) Fixed Income
5 3 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.89%) Open Source
6 2 (1.26%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.26%) LPAR
7 1 (0.63%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.63%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.63%) DTV
7 1 (0.63%) Equities
7 1 (0.63%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (0.63%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 122 (76.73%) UNIX
2 69 (43.40%) Linux
3 68 (42.77%) Solaris
4 42 (26.42%) AIX
5 29 (18.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 27 (16.98%) Windows
7 14 (8.81%) Apple iOS
8 8 (5.03%) HPUX
8 8 (5.03%) SUSE
9 5 (3.14%) Debian
9 5 (3.14%) Ubuntu
10 4 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (2.52%) Windows XP
11 3 (1.89%) NetWare
11 3 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (1.89%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (1.26%) Android
13 1 (0.63%) Gentoo
13 1 (0.63%) CentOS
13 1 (0.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (13.21%) Service Delivery
2 18 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (10.69%) ITIL
4 14 (8.81%) ERP
4 14 (8.81%) BCP
5 12 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (6.29%) Incident Management
6 10 (6.29%) System Testing
6 10 (6.29%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (5.66%) SOA
8 8 (5.03%) ETL
9 7 (4.40%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (4.40%) E-business
9 7 (4.40%) Business Continuity
9 7 (4.40%) Business Continuity Planning
10 6 (3.77%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (3.77%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (3.77%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (3.77%) Scrum
10 6 (3.77%) RDF
Programming Languages
1 79 (49.69%) Perl
1 79 (49.69%) Bash Shell
2 78 (49.06%) Shell Script
3 66 (41.51%) SQL
4 26 (16.35%) Java
5 21 (13.21%) Python
6 19 (11.95%) PL/SQL
7 13 (8.18%) C
8 11 (6.92%) Bourne shell
9 9 (5.66%) PHP
9 9 (5.66%) AWK
10 8 (5.03%) VB
10 8 (5.03%) PowerShell
11 7 (4.40%) T-SQL
11 7 (4.40%) JavaScript
12 6 (3.77%) C-shell
13 5 (3.14%) sed
14 4 (2.52%) Groovy
14 4 (2.52%) C++
15 3 (1.89%) Jython
Qualifications
1 7 (4.40%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.77%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.14%) Degree
4 4 (2.52%) HNC
4 4 (2.52%) HND
4 4 (2.52%) CCA
5 2 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.26%) MCSE
6 1 (0.63%) MCSA
6 1 (0.63%) CCNA
6 1 (0.63%) MCITP
6 1 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.63%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.03%) SLA
2 1 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 16 (10.06%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 15 (9.43%) NFS
3 13 (8.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (5.66%) Xen
4 9 (5.66%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 9 (5.66%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 8 (5.03%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (5.03%) Active Directory
5 8 (5.03%) Oracle RMAN
6 7 (4.40%) VMware ESX
7 5 (3.14%) Samba
7 5 (3.14%) VMware Server
7 5 (3.14%) Sendmail
8 4 (2.52%) Squid
8 4 (2.52%) KVM
9 3 (1.89%) Dovecot
10 2 (1.26%) PowerHA
10 2 (1.26%) XenApp
11 1 (0.63%) Veritas File System
11 1 (0.63%) qmail
Systems Management
1 23 (14.47%) Tivoli
2 21 (13.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 8 (5.03%) Puppet
4 7 (4.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 7 (4.40%) Data Guard
5 6 (3.77%) NSN NetAct
6 5 (3.14%) Control-M
6 5 (3.14%) Nagios
7 3 (1.89%) CA Wily
7 3 (1.89%) Cobbler
7 3 (1.89%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.63%) YUM
8 1 (0.63%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.63%) Cacti
8 1 (0.63%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 1 (0.63%) OpenView
8 1 (0.63%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.63%) Nessus
8 1 (0.63%) Netcool
Vendors
1 71 (44.65%) Oracle
2 52 (32.70%) IBM
3 40 (25.16%) Red Hat
4 28 (17.61%) VMware
5 24 (15.09%) Sun
6 15 (9.43%) EMC
7 14 (8.81%) Veritas
8 12 (7.55%) HP
9 11 (6.92%) Microsoft
10 10 (6.29%) Sybase
11 9 (5.66%) Cisco
12 6 (3.77%) Greenplum
12 6 (3.77%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
12 6 (3.77%) Velocent
12 6 (3.77%) Cerion
13 5 (3.14%) CA
14 4 (2.52%) Hitachi
14 4 (2.52%) Compaq
14 4 (2.52%) Dell
14 4 (2.52%) Symantec
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: competitive daily rates
Posted: 12 hours ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hampshire
ARM Technology
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £550 - £585 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £320 - £325 per day
Posted: 6 days ago