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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Korn shell (ksh)
Rank 232 235 213
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -22
Contract jobs citing Korn 21 20 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.22% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.73% 0.64% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 20
Average daily rate £365 £375 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £281 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £439 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year
- -31.81%
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
2893 3119 2734
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.82% 33.55% 32.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1872 1754 1436
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £262 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 109 126
Average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.11 £15.90 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.55 £45.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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
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 5 February 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 +1 10 £365 -7.30% 1
Berkshire - 6 £338 -
Buckinghamshire +13 3 - - 1
Surrey - 2 £400 -
Korn
England

Korn
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 37 (63.79%) Oracle
1 37 (63.79%) Unix
2 32 (55.17%) Bash Shell
3 27 (46.55%) Linux
4 23 (39.66%) IBM
4 23 (39.66%) WebSphere
5 21 (36.21%) Clustering
6 20 (34.48%) SQL
6 20 (34.48%) High Availability
7 19 (32.76%) Shell Script
8 18 (31.03%) WebSphere MQ
8 18 (31.03%) Solaris
8 18 (31.03%) HTTP
9 17 (29.31%) J2EE
10 14 (24.14%) WebSphere Application Server
10 14 (24.14%) SOAP
10 14 (24.14%) Web Services
10 14 (24.14%) Python
10 14 (24.14%) SSL
10 14 (24.14%) Jython
10 14 (24.14%) Finance
11 13 (22.41%) JDBC
11 13 (22.41%) Perl
11 13 (22.41%) JNDI
12 12 (20.69%) PL/SQL
12 12 (20.69%) AIX
12 12 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (20.69%) SAN
13 11 (18.97%) Oracle Discoverer
13 11 (18.97%) CRM

Korn
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 23 (39.66%) WebSphere
2 14 (24.14%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (17.24%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (8.62%) IBM HTTP Server
5 4 (6.90%) Apache
5 4 (6.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (6.90%) SharePoint
5 4 (6.90%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (17.24%) MS Excel
1 10 (17.24%) MS Office
2 8 (13.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (10.34%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (31.03%) HTTP
2 14 (24.14%) SSL
3 12 (20.69%) SAN
4 5 (8.62%) HTTPS
4 5 (8.62%) LDAP
5 4 (6.90%) Firewall
5 4 (6.90%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.45%) DNS
6 2 (3.45%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (3.45%) SMTP
6 2 (3.45%) SNMP
7 1 (1.72%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.72%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.97%) Oracle Discoverer
1 11 (18.97%) Oracle Reports
2 10 (17.24%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 10 (17.24%) SQL Navigator
3 7 (12.07%) Oracle Database
4 5 (8.62%) DB2
5 4 (6.90%) Oracle Exadata
6 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (3.45%) MySQL
7 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.72%) OLTP
8 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.72%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 11 (18.97%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (17.24%) JDeveloper
2 10 (17.24%) Oracle APEX
2 10 (17.24%) Toad
3 9 (15.52%) Introscope
4 2 (3.45%) PVCS
4 2 (3.45%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 14 (24.14%) Finance
2 9 (15.52%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.90%) Legal
3 4 (6.90%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.45%) Back Office
5 1 (1.72%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (44.83%) Administrator
2 12 (20.69%) WebSphere Administrator
3 11 (18.97%) Developer
4 10 (17.24%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 10 (17.24%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
5 8 (13.79%) XML Developer
6 7 (12.07%) Oracle BI Developer
6 7 (12.07%) Oracle Developer
7 6 (10.34%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (10.34%) TIBCO Administrator
8 5 (8.62%) Analyst
8 5 (8.62%) Linux Administrator
9 4 (6.90%) AIX Engineer
9 4 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 4 (6.90%) Consultant
9 4 (6.90%) Oracle BI Consultant
9 4 (6.90%) Oracle Consultant
9 4 (6.90%) Software Analyst
9 4 (6.90%) XML Consultant
10 3 (5.17%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (31.03%) WebSphere MQ
2 17 (29.31%) J2EE
3 14 (24.14%) SOAP
3 14 (24.14%) Web Services
4 13 (22.41%) JDBC
4 13 (22.41%) JNDI
5 11 (18.97%) XML
6 10 (17.24%) HTML
7 6 (10.34%) TIBCO EMS
8 5 (8.62%) Middleware
9 1 (1.72%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 1 (1.72%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 1 (1.72%) XML Schema
9 1 (1.72%) XSD
9 1 (1.72%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 21 (36.21%) Clustering
2 4 (6.90%) Symmetrix DMX
2 4 (6.90%) Wiki
3 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.45%) HACMP
3 2 (3.45%) Ontologies
3 2 (3.45%) VCE vBlock
4 1 (1.72%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.72%) DataPower
4 1 (1.72%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 37 (63.79%) Unix
2 27 (46.55%) Linux
3 18 (31.03%) Solaris
4 12 (20.69%) AIX
5 10 (17.24%) Windows
6 9 (15.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (6.90%) SUSE
8 1 (1.72%) HPUX
8 1 (1.72%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (34.48%) High Availability
2 12 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (18.97%) CRM
3 11 (18.97%) Garbage Collection
4 10 (17.24%) E-business
4 10 (17.24%) System Testing
4 10 (17.24%) Test Scripting
4 10 (17.24%) Workflow
5 7 (12.07%) ITIL
5 7 (12.07%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (8.62%) Migration
7 4 (6.90%) ERP
7 4 (6.90%) Open Source
8 3 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (5.17%) Project Management
9 2 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (3.45%) RUP
9 2 (3.45%) SDLC
9 2 (3.45%) Security Management
9 2 (3.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 32 (55.17%) Bash Shell
2 20 (34.48%) SQL
3 19 (32.76%) Shell Script
4 14 (24.14%) Jython
4 14 (24.14%) Python
5 13 (22.41%) Perl
6 12 (20.69%) PL/SQL
7 10 (17.24%) C-shell
8 7 (12.07%) AWK
9 6 (10.34%) Java
9 6 (10.34%) sed
10 5 (8.62%) C
10 5 (8.62%) C++
11 2 (3.45%) VB
12 1 (1.72%) Bourne shell
12 1 (1.72%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (13.79%) SC Cleared
1 8 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (3.45%) Degree
4 1 (1.72%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.62%) Oracle Clusterware
3 4 (6.90%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 3 (5.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (3.45%) NFS
5 2 (3.45%) Samba
5 2 (3.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (3.45%) VMware ESX
5 2 (3.45%) VMware Server
5 2 (3.45%) Xen
6 1 (1.72%) GPFS
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.72%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 1 (1.72%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 11 (18.97%) CA Wily
2 8 (13.79%) Tivoli
3 4 (6.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (3.45%) OPNET
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (1.72%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.72%) Foglight
5 1 (1.72%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.72%) OMEGAMON
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 37 (63.79%) Oracle
2 23 (39.66%) IBM
3 10 (17.24%) Microsoft
4 9 (15.52%) Red Hat
5 8 (13.79%) EMC
6 7 (12.07%) VMware
7 6 (10.34%) TIBCO
7 6 (10.34%) Veritas
8 5 (8.62%) Ab Initio
9 3 (5.17%) Sun
10 2 (3.45%) Cerion
10 2 (3.45%) Citrix
10 2 (3.45%) Egenera
10 2 (3.45%) Greenplum
10 2 (3.45%) Serena
10 2 (3.45%) Talend
11 1 (1.72%) CA
11 1 (1.72%) Fujitsu
11 1 (1.72%) Hitachi
11 1 (1.72%) NetApp