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 24 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Korn shell (ksh)
Rank 225 187 191
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +4
Contract jobs citing Korn 33 41 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.34% 0.48% 0.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.00% 1.40% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 20 18
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £251 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £412 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £328
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +10.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 £10.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+200.00% -75.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £23.57 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+48.49% -41.07%
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 South East region.

Programming Languages Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3288 2919 2681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.43% 34.20% 32.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1907 1578 1395
Average daily rate £350 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 118 187
Average hourly rate £37.50 £33.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% -4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £12.80 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.40 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
Hampshire -13 21 £425 +19.29%
Berkshire -19 5 £300 -20.00% 2
Surrey - - - -
Korn
England

Korn
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 39 (61.90%) UNIX
1 39 (61.90%) Shell Script
2 34 (53.97%) Perl
3 32 (50.79%) Windows
4 31 (49.21%) Linux
5 30 (47.62%) Oracle
6 29 (46.03%) Red Hat
7 28 (44.44%) AIX
8 22 (34.92%) Solaris
9 18 (28.57%) C
9 18 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
10 17 (26.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 17 (26.98%) SAN
11 16 (25.40%) HP
11 16 (25.40%) Bash Shell
12 15 (23.81%) IBM
13 14 (22.22%) Sun
13 14 (22.22%) SQL
13 14 (22.22%) WebLogic
13 14 (22.22%) Migration
14 13 (20.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 13 (20.63%) EMC
15 12 (19.05%) DNS
15 12 (19.05%) Java
16 11 (17.46%) Tivoli
16 11 (17.46%) NFS
16 11 (17.46%) Bourne shell
17 10 (15.87%) sed
17 10 (15.87%) VMware
17 10 (15.87%) AWK

Korn
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 14 (22.22%) WebLogic
2 8 (12.70%) Apache
2 8 (12.70%) WebSphere
3 6 (9.52%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.76%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 6 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.94%) MS Office
3 3 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Maximo
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (26.98%) SAN
2 12 (19.05%) DNS
3 9 (14.29%) HTTPS
3 9 (14.29%) DHCP
3 9 (14.29%) FTP
3 9 (14.29%) DMZ
3 9 (14.29%) NAS
4 7 (11.11%) SSH
5 6 (9.52%) Firewall
6 5 (7.94%) SSL
7 3 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (3.17%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 9 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
1 9 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 8 (12.70%) SQLPlus
3 6 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (4.76%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (3.17%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (1.59%) DB2
7 1 (1.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (12.70%) Toad
1 8 (12.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (7.94%) GCC
3 4 (6.35%) JIRA
3 4 (6.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (6.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.94%) Finance
2 5 (7.94%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.59%) Retail
3 1 (1.59%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (19.05%) Analyst
1 12 (19.05%) Consultant
2 10 (15.87%) Administrator
3 9 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
3 9 (14.29%) DBA
3 9 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 7 (11.11%) Applications Support
5 5 (7.94%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (7.94%) SQL DBA
5 5 (7.94%) Designer
6 4 (6.35%) UNIX Administrator
6 4 (6.35%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Systems Support
7 3 (4.76%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (4.76%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.76%) Test Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Storage Administrator
7 3 (4.76%) Migration Consultant
7 3 (4.76%) UNIX Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.52%) XML
2 5 (7.94%) HTML
3 4 (6.35%) CSS
3 4 (6.35%) VXML
3 4 (6.35%) jQuery
4 3 (4.76%) JSON
4 3 (4.76%) Web Services
4 3 (4.76%) Middleware
5 1 (1.59%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.29%) Thin Client
1 9 (14.29%) Fat Client
2 8 (12.70%) Replication
2 8 (12.70%) Clustering
3 5 (7.94%) IVR
4 3 (4.76%) HACMP
5 2 (3.17%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 39 (61.90%) UNIX
2 32 (50.79%) Windows
3 31 (49.21%) Linux
4 28 (44.44%) AIX
5 22 (34.92%) Solaris
6 18 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (26.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (14.29%) Windows 7
8 9 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (7.94%) HPUX
10 4 (6.35%) SUSE
11 3 (4.76%) NetWare
12 2 (3.17%) Debian
12 2 (3.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.22%) Migration
2 6 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (7.94%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (7.94%) Service Delivery
4 4 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (6.35%) ERP
4 4 (6.35%) Unit Testing
4 4 (6.35%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (4.76%) DevOps
5 3 (4.76%) Incident Management
5 3 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (4.76%) SOA
6 2 (3.17%) ITIL
6 2 (3.17%) B2B
6 2 (3.17%) BCP
6 2 (3.17%) E-business
6 2 (3.17%) Change Control
6 2 (3.17%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (1.59%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 39 (61.90%) Shell Script
2 34 (53.97%) Perl
3 18 (28.57%) C
4 16 (25.40%) Bash Shell
5 14 (22.22%) SQL
6 12 (19.05%) Java
7 11 (17.46%) Bourne shell
8 10 (15.87%) AWK
8 10 (15.87%) sed
9 9 (14.29%) PL/SQL
9 9 (14.29%) VB
10 7 (11.11%) T-SQL
11 6 (9.52%) C++
12 4 (6.35%) JavaScript
12 4 (6.35%) Python
13 1 (1.59%) C-shell
13 1 (1.59%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 1 (1.59%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (9.52%) HNC
1 6 (9.52%) MCSE
1 6 (9.52%) CCA
1 6 (9.52%) Citrix Certification
1 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (17.46%) NFS
2 9 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 8 (12.70%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (12.70%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (11.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 5 (7.94%) OpenSSH
5 5 (7.94%) GPFS
6 3 (4.76%) PowerHA
7 1 (1.59%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 1 (1.59%) Cygwin
7 1 (1.59%) Samba
Systems Management
1 13 (20.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 11 (17.46%) Tivoli
3 9 (14.29%) Nagios
3 9 (14.29%) NetBackup
4 8 (12.70%) Data Guard
5 4 (6.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (3.17%) YaST
6 2 (3.17%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 30 (47.62%) Oracle
2 29 (46.03%) Red Hat
3 16 (25.40%) HP
4 15 (23.81%) IBM
5 14 (22.22%) Sun
6 13 (20.63%) EMC
7 10 (15.87%) VMware
8 9 (14.29%) Isilon
8 9 (14.29%) Citrix
9 8 (12.70%) Veritas
10 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
11 5 (7.94%) Symantec
12 4 (6.35%) 3PAR
13 3 (4.76%) Altiris
13 3 (4.76%) Alias
13 3 (4.76%) Compaq
13 3 (4.76%) Hitachi
14 2 (3.17%) Brocade
15 1 (1.59%) Ab Initio
15 1 (1.59%) Remedy