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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Korn shell (ksh)
Rank 358 362 348
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Contract jobs citing Korn 44 43 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.48% 0.46% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 31 41
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£438 £435 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.57% +6.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £323 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -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
9168 9361 9099
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.81% 41.08% 41.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6681 6930 6541
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £619 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 65 125
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £17.00 £18.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.73 £128.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +16 11 £450 -14.28% 1
Croydon - 3 £425 -
Canary Wharf - 3 £300 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Korn
England

Korn
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 80 (76.19%) UNIX
2 66 (62.86%) Perl
3 56 (53.33%) Linux
4 47 (44.76%) Shell Script
5 44 (41.90%) Oracle
5 44 (41.90%) SQL
6 39 (37.14%) Finance
6 39 (37.14%) Relational Database
7 36 (34.29%) Banking
8 32 (30.48%) Bash Shell
8 32 (30.48%) Sybase
9 30 (28.57%) Python
10 28 (26.67%) RDBMS
10 28 (26.67%) Solaris
11 26 (24.76%) Red Hat
11 26 (24.76%) Investment Banking
12 19 (18.10%) SAN
12 19 (18.10%) Subversion
12 19 (18.10%) Puppet
13 18 (17.14%) ITIL
13 18 (17.14%) VMware
14 17 (16.19%) Windows
14 17 (16.19%) NoSQL
15 15 (14.29%) FIX Protocol
15 15 (14.29%) AIX
15 15 (14.29%) SQL Server
16 14 (13.33%) C++
16 14 (13.33%) TCP/IP
16 14 (13.33%) JIRA
16 14 (13.33%) Jenkins

Korn
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 5 (4.76%) OpenStack
1 5 (4.76%) Tomcat
1 5 (4.76%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (2.86%) Apache
2 3 (2.86%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.90%) JBoss
3 2 (1.90%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.95%) nginx
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
1 1 (0.95%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.76%) Heroku
2 5 (4.76%) Engine Yard
3 1 (0.95%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.95%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (18.10%) SAN
2 14 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 11 (10.48%) VLAN
3 11 (10.48%) Firewall
3 11 (10.48%) DNS
4 10 (9.52%) NAS
4 10 (9.52%) Fibre Channel
5 6 (5.71%) SSL
5 6 (5.71%) LAN
5 6 (5.71%) WAN
6 4 (3.81%) SSH
7 3 (2.86%) LDAP
8 2 (1.90%) Internet
8 2 (1.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (37.14%) Relational Database
2 28 (26.67%) RDBMS
3 17 (16.19%) NoSQL
4 15 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 13 (12.38%) Oracle Database
6 11 (10.48%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (10.48%) MongoDB
6 11 (10.48%) Apache Cassandra
6 11 (10.48%) MySQL
7 10 (9.52%) DB2
8 7 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (3.81%) Informix
9 4 (3.81%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (3.81%) OLTP
9 4 (3.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (3.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.95%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 19 (18.10%) Subversion
2 14 (13.33%) JIRA
2 14 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.81%) Maven
4 3 (2.86%) Ant
4 3 (2.86%) JUnit
5 2 (1.90%) ClearQuest
5 2 (1.90%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.95%) Hudson
6 1 (0.95%) Eclipse
General
1 39 (37.14%) Finance
2 36 (34.29%) Banking
3 26 (24.76%) Investment Banking
4 5 (4.76%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.90%) Front Office
5 2 (1.90%) Back Office
5 2 (1.90%) Retail
6 1 (0.95%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (23.81%) Analyst
2 21 (20.00%) Developer
3 19 (18.10%) Support Analyst
4 17 (16.19%) Administrator
5 14 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 12 (11.43%) DBA
6 12 (11.43%) Applications Support
7 11 (10.48%) Oracle DBA
7 11 (10.48%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 10 (9.52%) C++ Developer
9 9 (8.57%) Applications Support Analyst
10 7 (6.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
10 7 (6.67%) UNIX Administrator
10 7 (6.67%) Senior C++ Developer
10 7 (6.67%) Equity Analyst
10 7 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
10 7 (6.67%) Senior Developer
11 6 (5.71%) Perl Developer
12 4 (3.81%) Server Administrator
12 4 (3.81%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.29%) FIX Protocol
2 11 (10.48%) MCollective
3 10 (9.52%) CGI
4 8 (7.62%) Web Services
5 6 (5.71%) Moose
6 5 (4.76%) Spring
7 3 (2.86%) XML
8 2 (1.90%) Middleware
8 2 (1.90%) SOAP
9 1 (0.95%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.95%) STL
9 1 (0.95%) .NET
9 1 (0.95%) J2EE
9 1 (0.95%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (0.95%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.48%) Clustering
1 11 (10.48%) Device Driver
1 11 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.57%) Computer Science
2 9 (8.57%) Fixed Income
3 8 (7.62%) Credit Risk
4 7 (6.67%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.76%) Derivative
6 4 (3.81%) Equities
7 3 (2.86%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.90%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.95%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.95%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.95%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.95%) Streaming Video
9 1 (0.95%) Eurex
9 1 (0.95%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 80 (76.19%) UNIX
2 56 (53.33%) Linux
3 28 (26.67%) Solaris
4 17 (16.19%) Windows
5 15 (14.29%) AIX
6 14 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (10.48%) Ubuntu
7 11 (10.48%) CentOS
8 10 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
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 18 (17.14%) ITIL
2 14 (13.33%) DevOps
3 12 (11.43%) Load Balancing
3 12 (11.43%) Multithreading
4 9 (8.57%) Release Management
4 9 (8.57%) Service Management
4 9 (8.57%) Low Latency
5 8 (7.62%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (7.62%) Workflow
6 7 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (6.67%) OO
7 5 (4.76%) SDLC
7 5 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (3.81%) Concurrent Programming
8 4 (3.81%) Database Mirroring
8 4 (3.81%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (3.81%) BDD
8 4 (3.81%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (3.81%) Integration Testing
8 4 (3.81%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 66 (62.86%) Perl
2 47 (44.76%) Shell Script
3 44 (41.90%) SQL
4 32 (30.48%) Bash Shell
5 30 (28.57%) Python
6 14 (13.33%) C++
7 13 (12.38%) Java
8 12 (11.43%) Ruby
9 11 (10.48%) PL/SQL
10 8 (7.62%) T-SQL
11 7 (6.67%) C
12 6 (5.71%) C-shell
13 4 (3.81%) sed
13 4 (3.81%) PowerShell
14 3 (2.86%) AWK
14 3 (2.86%) C#
15 2 (1.90%) Jython
16 1 (0.95%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 11 (10.48%) Degree
2 6 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.90%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.57%) QA
2 4 (3.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (7.62%) Oracle RAC
1 8 (7.62%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (7.62%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (3.81%) Oracle Clusterware
2 4 (3.81%) NFS
2 4 (3.81%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (0.95%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.95%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.95%) Samba
Systems Management
1 19 (18.10%) Puppet
2 11 (10.48%) Cobbler
3 9 (8.57%) Oracle RMAN
4 8 (7.62%) NetBackup
5 6 (5.71%) Data Guard
6 5 (4.76%) Nagios
6 5 (4.76%) collectd
7 3 (2.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (1.90%) Tivoli
8 2 (1.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (1.90%) Control-M
8 2 (1.90%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 2 (1.90%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.95%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 1 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.95%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 44 (41.90%) Oracle
2 32 (30.48%) Sybase
3 26 (24.76%) Red Hat
4 18 (17.14%) VMware
5 12 (11.43%) Veritas
5 12 (11.43%) Microsoft
6 11 (10.48%) CommVault
6 11 (10.48%) IBM
7 10 (9.52%) Cisco
7 10 (9.52%) StorageTek
8 7 (6.67%) Sun
8 7 (6.67%) HP
9 4 (3.81%) 3PAR
10 3 (2.86%) Akamai
10 3 (2.86%) EMC
10 3 (2.86%) Remedy
11 2 (1.90%) BMC
11 2 (1.90%) NetApp
11 2 (1.90%) Netezza
11 2 (1.90%) ION Trading