The table below looks at the statistics for Korn skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Korn over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Korn shell (ksh)
Rank 379 372 355
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -17
Contract jobs citing Korn 45 40 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.17% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.46% 0.42% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 26 33
Average daily rate
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£450 £525 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £318 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £568 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Korn
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9871 9585 9984
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.31% 41.83% 42.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 7239 6955 7071
Average daily rate £450 £430 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -1.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 59 122
Average hourly rate £30.00 £31.99 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.22% -14.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.32 £16.65 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £49.25 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

Korn
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Korn Jobs Demand Trend in London

Korn
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Korn Daily Rate Trend in London

Korn
Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

Korn Daily Rate Histogram in London

Korn
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Korn Hourly Rate Trend in London

Korn
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Korn within the London region over the 3 months to 3 July 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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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
City of London -8 9 £450 -14.28% 1
Canary Wharf - 3 £300 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Korn
England

Korn
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 81 (77.14%) UNIX
2 69 (65.71%) Perl
3 57 (54.29%) Linux
4 46 (43.81%) Shell Script
5 43 (40.95%) Finance
6 42 (40.00%) SQL
6 42 (40.00%) Oracle
7 40 (38.10%) Banking
8 39 (37.14%) Relational Database
9 34 (32.38%) Bash Shell
10 33 (31.43%) Sybase
11 30 (28.57%) Solaris
12 28 (26.67%) Python
13 27 (25.71%) Investment Banking
14 26 (24.76%) RDBMS
15 25 (23.81%) Red Hat
16 23 (21.90%) SAN
17 19 (18.10%) Windows
17 19 (18.10%) Java
17 19 (18.10%) Subversion
18 18 (17.14%) SQL Server
18 18 (17.14%) VMware
19 17 (16.19%) ITIL
19 17 (16.19%) Puppet
20 15 (14.29%) AIX
21 14 (13.33%) C++
21 14 (13.33%) Veritas
21 14 (13.33%) NoSQL
21 14 (13.33%) FIX Protocol
21 14 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Korn
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 6 (5.71%) Tomcat
2 5 (4.76%) OpenStack
3 4 (3.81%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (2.86%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.90%) JBoss
5 2 (1.90%) Apache
5 2 (1.90%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.95%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 12 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (0.95%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.81%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (3.81%) Heroku
1 4 (3.81%) Engine Yard
Communications & Networking
1 23 (21.90%) SAN
2 13 (12.38%) TCP/IP
3 12 (11.43%) NAS
4 11 (10.48%) Fibre Channel
5 10 (9.52%) VLAN
6 9 (8.57%) DNS
6 9 (8.57%) Firewall
7 6 (5.71%) SSL
7 6 (5.71%) LAN
7 6 (5.71%) WAN
8 4 (3.81%) SSH
9 3 (2.86%) LDAP
10 2 (1.90%) Internet
10 2 (1.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (37.14%) Relational Database
2 26 (24.76%) RDBMS
3 18 (17.14%) SQL Server
4 14 (13.33%) NoSQL
5 13 (12.38%) Oracle Database
6 12 (11.43%) DB2
7 10 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (8.57%) MongoDB
8 9 (8.57%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (8.57%) MySQL
9 6 (5.71%) Oracle Database 12c
10 5 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (3.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (3.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (3.81%) Informix
11 4 (3.81%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (2.86%) OLTP
13 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (1.90%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 19 (18.10%) Subversion
2 13 (12.38%) JIRA
3 12 (11.43%) Jenkins
4 6 (5.71%) JUnit
5 5 (4.76%) Maven
6 4 (3.81%) Ant
7 3 (2.86%) Mockito
8 2 (1.90%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.95%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.95%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.95%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.95%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.95%) Gradle
General
1 43 (40.95%) Finance
2 40 (38.10%) Banking
3 27 (25.71%) Investment Banking
4 5 (4.76%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.86%) Front Office
6 2 (1.90%) Retail
7 1 (0.95%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 27 (25.71%) Developer
2 22 (20.95%) Analyst
3 17 (16.19%) Administrator
4 16 (15.24%) Support Analyst
5 11 (10.48%) Applications Support
5 11 (10.48%) DevOps Engineer
6 10 (9.52%) DBA
6 10 (9.52%) Oracle DBA
6 10 (9.52%) C++ Developer
7 8 (7.62%) Applications Support Analyst
7 8 (7.62%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 8 (7.62%) UNIX Administrator
7 8 (7.62%) Senior Developer
7 8 (7.62%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (7.62%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 8 (7.62%) Senior C++ Developer
8 6 (5.71%) Java Developer
8 6 (5.71%) Equity Analyst
8 6 (5.71%) Perl Developer
9 4 (3.81%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (13.33%) FIX Protocol
2 9 (8.57%) CGI
2 9 (8.57%) MCollective
3 7 (6.67%) Web Services
4 6 (5.71%) Moose
5 5 (4.76%) Spring
6 3 (2.86%) XML
7 2 (1.90%) JMS
7 2 (1.90%) SOAP
7 2 (1.90%) STL
7 2 (1.90%) .NET
7 2 (1.90%) Middleware
8 1 (0.95%) XML Messaging
8 1 (0.95%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.95%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.95%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 1 (0.95%) J2EE
8 1 (0.95%) JSP
8 1 (0.95%) Servlets
8 1 (0.95%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.52%) Clustering
3 9 (8.57%) Device Driver
4 8 (7.62%) Fixed Income
4 8 (7.62%) Computer Science
4 8 (7.62%) Credit Risk
5 7 (6.67%) Derivative
6 6 (5.71%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.86%) Equities
7 3 (2.86%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.90%) Grid Computing
8 2 (1.90%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.95%) Streaming Video
9 1 (0.95%) EMC Centera
9 1 (0.95%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.95%) Eurex
9 1 (0.95%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.95%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.95%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 81 (77.14%) UNIX
2 57 (54.29%) Linux
3 30 (28.57%) Solaris
4 19 (18.10%) Windows
5 15 (14.29%) AIX
6 14 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (10.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (10.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (8.57%) Ubuntu
8 9 (8.57%) CentOS
9 1 (0.95%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.95%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.95%) SUSE
9 1 (0.95%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (16.19%) ITIL
2 13 (12.38%) Multithreading
3 11 (10.48%) DevOps
4 9 (8.57%) Load Balancing
4 9 (8.57%) Workflow
4 9 (8.57%) OO
5 8 (7.62%) Service Management
5 8 (7.62%) Release Management
5 8 (7.62%) Low Latency
6 7 (6.67%) SDLC
6 7 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (3.81%) TDD
7 4 (3.81%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (3.81%) Migration
7 4 (3.81%) Integration Testing
7 4 (3.81%) BDD
7 4 (3.81%) Concurrent Programming
7 4 (3.81%) Database Mirroring
7 4 (3.81%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 69 (65.71%) Perl
2 46 (43.81%) Shell Script
3 42 (40.00%) SQL
4 34 (32.38%) Bash Shell
5 28 (26.67%) Python
6 19 (18.10%) Java
7 14 (13.33%) C++
8 10 (9.52%) PL/SQL
8 10 (9.52%) Ruby
9 7 (6.67%) T-SQL
10 6 (5.71%) C
10 6 (5.71%) C-shell
11 4 (3.81%) sed
11 4 (3.81%) PowerShell
12 3 (2.86%) AWK
12 3 (2.86%) C#
13 2 (1.90%) Jython
14 1 (0.95%) Scala
14 1 (0.95%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (9.52%) Degree
2 5 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.95%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.67%) QA
2 4 (3.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (8.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 8 (7.62%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (4.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 5 (4.76%) NFS
5 4 (3.81%) Oracle Clusterware
6 1 (0.95%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.95%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.95%) Samba
6 1 (0.95%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 17 (16.19%) Puppet
2 9 (8.57%) Cobbler
2 9 (8.57%) NetBackup
2 9 (8.57%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (5.71%) Data Guard
4 5 (4.76%) Nagios
5 4 (3.81%) collectd
6 3 (2.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (1.90%) Tivoli
7 2 (1.90%) BladeLogic
7 2 (1.90%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 2 (1.90%) Oracle ZFS
8 1 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.95%) Control-M
Vendors
1 42 (40.00%) Oracle
2 33 (31.43%) Sybase
3 25 (23.81%) Red Hat
4 18 (17.14%) VMware
5 14 (13.33%) Veritas
6 13 (12.38%) IBM
7 12 (11.43%) CommVault
8 11 (10.48%) Cisco
8 11 (10.48%) StorageTek
8 11 (10.48%) Microsoft
9 9 (8.57%) HP
10 8 (7.62%) Sun
11 5 (4.76%) EMC
12 4 (3.81%) 3PAR
13 3 (2.86%) Akamai
14 2 (1.90%) Netezza
14 2 (1.90%) ION Trading
14 2 (1.90%) Symantec
14 2 (1.90%) Remedy
14 2 (1.90%) BMC