The table below looks at the statistics for Korn skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Korn over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Korn shell (ksh)
Rank 253 235 225
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -10
Contract jobs citing Korn 30 34 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.34% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.92% 1.03% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 19
Average daily rate £380 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £300 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £500 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £362 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.60% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 - £35.00
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 South East region.

Programming Languages Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3266 3296 2988
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.89% 32.65% 32.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2120 1974 1706
Average daily rate £400 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £495 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £332
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 116 106
Average hourly rate £38.00 £39.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £20.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

Korn
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Korn Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Korn
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Korn Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Korn
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Korn across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Korn Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Korn
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Korn Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Korn
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Korn within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Hampshire -3 14 £380 -13.63%
Surrey -2 9 £425 +29.77%
Buckinghamshire +2 4 £363 -14.70%
Berkshire 0 3 £215 -46.25%
Korn
England

Korn
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 38 (70.37%) Shell Script
2 36 (66.67%) Unix
3 34 (62.96%) Linux
4 31 (57.41%) Oracle
5 29 (53.70%) Solaris
6 24 (44.44%) SAN
7 22 (40.74%) AIX
8 21 (38.89%) Bash Shell
8 21 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
9 19 (35.19%) Perl
9 19 (35.19%) Clustering
10 18 (33.33%) WebSphere
11 17 (31.48%) IBM
12 14 (25.93%) Veritas
13 13 (24.07%) Oracle Clusterware
14 12 (22.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 12 (22.22%) J2EE
15 11 (20.37%) C
15 11 (20.37%) HTTP
15 11 (20.37%) WebSphere MQ
16 10 (18.52%) Process Management
16 10 (18.52%) Finance
16 10 (18.52%) Java
16 10 (18.52%) High Availability
17 9 (16.67%) SQL Server
17 9 (16.67%) SQL
17 9 (16.67%) Windows
17 9 (16.67%) Telecoms
17 9 (16.67%) AWK
17 9 (16.67%) Red Hat

Korn
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 18 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 7 (12.96%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (9.26%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (7.41%) Apache
4 4 (7.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (7.41%) WebLogic
5 3 (5.56%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (3.70%) JBoss
6 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.85%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.56%) MS Office
1 3 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.11%) SaaS
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (44.44%) SAN
2 11 (20.37%) HTTP
3 7 (12.96%) SSL
4 4 (7.41%) Firewall
4 4 (7.41%) HTTPS
5 3 (5.56%) LDAP
5 3 (5.56%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.85%) DMZ
7 1 (1.85%) FTP
7 1 (1.85%) IPsec
7 1 (1.85%) VPN
7 1 (1.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.11%) DB2
3 5 (9.26%) RDBMS
3 5 (9.26%) Relational Database
3 5 (9.26%) Sybase IQ
4 4 (7.41%) Oracle Database
4 4 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (5.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 3 (5.56%) Oracle Discoverer
5 3 (5.56%) SQL Navigator
6 2 (3.70%) MarkLogic
6 2 (3.70%) MySQL
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (1.85%) OLTP
7 1 (1.85%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Introscope
2 3 (5.56%) JDeveloper
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (5.56%) Toad
3 2 (3.70%) Ant
3 2 (3.70%) Burp Suite
3 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.70%) GitLab
3 2 (3.70%) Jasmine
3 2 (3.70%) JUnit
3 2 (3.70%) Sinon.JS
3 2 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (3.70%) Subversion
3 2 (3.70%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.85%) AppScan
General
1 10 (18.52%) Finance
2 9 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 6 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 4 (7.41%) Banking
5 3 (5.56%) Legal
6 2 (3.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (25.93%) Administrator
2 9 (16.67%) DBA
3 8 (14.81%) AIX Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) Sybase DBA
5 6 (11.11%) Applications Support
5 6 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (9.26%) Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) Consultant
6 5 (9.26%) WebSphere Administrator
7 4 (7.41%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) AIX Consultant
8 3 (5.56%) Applications Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Development Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Software Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) Software Development Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Unix Administrator
8 3 (5.56%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.56%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (22.22%) J2EE
2 11 (20.37%) WebSphere MQ
3 8 (14.81%) JDBC
4 7 (12.96%) SOAP
4 7 (12.96%) Web Services
5 6 (11.11%) JNDI
5 6 (11.11%) XML
6 4 (7.41%) IBM Integration Bus
6 4 (7.41%) Middleware
7 3 (5.56%) HTML
8 2 (3.70%) LAMP
8 2 (3.70%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 1 (1.85%) TIBCO EMS
9 1 (1.85%) WCF
9 1 (1.85%) XML Schema
9 1 (1.85%) XSD
9 1 (1.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.19%) Clustering
2 7 (12.96%) Replication
3 5 (9.26%) HACMP
4 3 (5.56%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.70%) Symmetrix DMX
5 2 (3.70%) Wiki
6 1 (1.85%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.85%) DataPower
6 1 (1.85%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (1.85%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 36 (66.67%) Unix
2 34 (62.96%) Linux
3 29 (53.70%) Solaris
4 22 (40.74%) AIX
5 9 (16.67%) Windows
6 7 (12.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (7.41%) HPUX
7 4 (7.41%) NetWare
8 2 (3.70%) SUSE
9 1 (1.85%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (1.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (18.52%) High Availability
2 10 (18.52%) Process Management
3 8 (14.81%) Migration
4 6 (11.11%) ERP
4 6 (11.11%) Garbage Collection
4 6 (11.11%) ITIL
5 5 (9.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (7.41%) CRM
6 4 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (5.56%) E-business
7 3 (5.56%) Open Source
7 3 (5.56%) Software Engineering
7 3 (5.56%) System Testing
7 3 (5.56%) Test Scripting
7 3 (5.56%) Workflow
8 2 (3.70%) Release Management
8 2 (3.70%) Scrum
8 2 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (70.37%) Shell Script
2 21 (38.89%) Bash Shell
3 19 (35.19%) Perl
4 11 (20.37%) C
5 10 (18.52%) Java
6 9 (16.67%) AWK
6 9 (16.67%) SQL
7 8 (14.81%) C++
7 8 (14.81%) Python
7 8 (14.81%) sed
8 7 (12.96%) Jython
9 3 (5.56%) C-shell
9 3 (5.56%) PL/SQL
10 2 (3.70%) PHP
11 1 (1.85%) Bourne shell
11 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (1.85%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) OCP
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 13 (24.07%) Oracle Clusterware
2 4 (7.41%) GPFS
3 3 (5.56%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (3.70%) Docker
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.85%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 1 (1.85%) Veritas File System
5 1 (1.85%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 12 (22.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (11.11%) CA Wily
3 5 (9.26%) Foglight
3 5 (9.26%) Legato
3 5 (9.26%) Tivoli
4 2 (3.70%) Ansible
4 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (3.70%) Puppet
5 1 (1.85%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.85%) HP Fortify
5 1 (1.85%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.85%) OMEGAMON
5 1 (1.85%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 31 (57.41%) Oracle
2 17 (31.48%) IBM
3 14 (25.93%) Veritas
4 9 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 8 (14.81%) Sybase
6 6 (11.11%) VMware
7 5 (9.26%) Ab Initio
7 5 (9.26%) EMC
8 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
9 3 (5.56%) HP
10 2 (3.70%) Compaq
10 2 (3.70%) Hitachi
10 2 (3.70%) Rackspace
11 1 (1.85%) CA
11 1 (1.85%) NetApp
11 1 (1.85%) Sun
11 1 (1.85%) TIBCO