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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Korn shell (ksh)
Rank 215 208 180
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -28
Contract jobs citing Korn 23 27 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.32% 0.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.73% 0.98% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 19
Average daily rate
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£425 £350 £352
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -0.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £248 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £380 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £363 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +8.20%
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 £30.00 £27.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -32.50%
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
3137 2759 2366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.60% 33.15% 31.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1751 1443 1231
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 £260 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 133 172
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £12.46 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.80 £42.50 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -4.21%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -15 19 £425 +17.24% 2
Surrey - - - - 1
Berkshire - - - - 1
Korn
England

Korn
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 33 (62.26%) UNIX
2 32 (60.38%) Shell Script
3 31 (58.49%) Oracle
4 30 (56.60%) Windows
5 28 (52.83%) Perl
6 26 (49.06%) Linux
7 25 (47.17%) Red Hat
8 19 (35.85%) AIX
9 18 (33.96%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (30.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (28.30%) Solaris
12 14 (26.42%) C
12 14 (26.42%) WebLogic
12 14 (26.42%) HP
13 13 (24.53%) SAN
13 13 (24.53%) EMC
13 13 (24.53%) IBM
13 13 (24.53%) SQL
13 13 (24.53%) Migration
14 12 (22.64%) DNS
15 11 (20.75%) NFS
15 11 (20.75%) Sun
15 11 (20.75%) Bourne shell
16 10 (18.87%) Bash Shell
16 10 (18.87%) sed
16 10 (18.87%) AWK
17 9 (16.98%) NetBackup
17 9 (16.98%) Nagios
17 9 (16.98%) Active Directory
17 9 (16.98%) DHCP

Korn
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (26.42%) WebLogic
2 8 (15.09%) Apache
3 6 (11.32%) WebSphere
3 6 (11.32%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.43%) MS Office
3 3 (5.66%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Maximo
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (24.53%) SAN
2 12 (22.64%) DNS
3 9 (16.98%) DHCP
3 9 (16.98%) FTP
3 9 (16.98%) HTTPS
3 9 (16.98%) DMZ
3 9 (16.98%) NAS
4 7 (13.21%) SSH
5 6 (11.32%) Firewall
6 5 (9.43%) SSL
7 3 (5.66%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.98%) SQL Server
1 9 (16.98%) Oracle Reports
1 9 (16.98%) Oracle Database
2 8 (15.09%) SQLPlus
3 6 (11.32%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (5.66%) Oracle Discoverer
5 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.77%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.89%) DB2
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 8 (15.09%) Toad
2 5 (9.43%) GCC
3 4 (7.55%) JIRA
3 4 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (7.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (9.43%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.66%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.89%) Retail
4 1 (1.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (16.98%) Oracle DBA
1 9 (16.98%) Analyst
1 9 (16.98%) Consultant
1 9 (16.98%) DBA
1 9 (16.98%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (13.21%) Support Analyst
2 7 (13.21%) Applications Support
3 6 (11.32%) Administrator
4 5 (9.43%) SQL DBA
4 5 (9.43%) Designer
5 4 (7.55%) UNIX Administrator
5 4 (7.55%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Systems Support
6 3 (5.66%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.66%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.66%) SQL Server DBA
6 3 (5.66%) UNIX Support Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Migration Consultant
6 3 (5.66%) UNIX Consultant
6 3 (5.66%) UNIX Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.43%) HTML
2 4 (7.55%) jQuery
2 4 (7.55%) CSS
2 4 (7.55%) VXML
3 3 (5.66%) Middleware
3 3 (5.66%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Thin Client
1 9 (16.98%) Fat Client
2 8 (15.09%) Clustering
2 8 (15.09%) Replication
3 5 (9.43%) IVR
4 3 (5.66%) HACMP
5 1 (1.89%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 33 (62.26%) UNIX
2 30 (56.60%) Windows
3 26 (49.06%) Linux
4 19 (35.85%) AIX
5 18 (33.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (30.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (28.30%) Solaris
8 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (16.98%) Windows 7
9 5 (9.43%) HPUX
10 3 (5.66%) NetWare
11 2 (3.77%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 2 (3.77%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) Migration
2 7 (13.21%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (7.55%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (7.55%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (5.66%) Service Delivery
4 3 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (5.66%) SOA
4 3 (5.66%) Software Engineering
4 3 (5.66%) Incident Management
4 3 (5.66%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (3.77%) ERP
5 2 (3.77%) E-business
5 2 (3.77%) BCP
6 1 (1.89%) Workflow
6 1 (1.89%) Change Management
6 1 (1.89%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.89%) RUP
6 1 (1.89%) ITIL
6 1 (1.89%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (60.38%) Shell Script
2 28 (52.83%) Perl
3 14 (26.42%) C
4 13 (24.53%) SQL
5 11 (20.75%) Bourne shell
6 10 (18.87%) Bash Shell
6 10 (18.87%) sed
6 10 (18.87%) AWK
7 9 (16.98%) PL/SQL
7 9 (16.98%) VB
8 8 (15.09%) Java
9 7 (13.21%) T-SQL
10 5 (9.43%) C++
11 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
12 1 (1.89%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 1 (1.89%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) HNC
1 6 (11.32%) MCSE
1 6 (11.32%) CCA
1 6 (11.32%) Citrix Certification
1 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (20.75%) NFS
2 9 (16.98%) Active Directory
3 8 (15.09%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (15.09%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (9.43%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 5 (9.43%) OpenSSH
4 5 (9.43%) GPFS
5 3 (5.66%) PowerHA
6 1 (1.89%) Samba
6 1 (1.89%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 1 (1.89%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 9 (16.98%) NetBackup
1 9 (16.98%) Nagios
1 9 (16.98%) Tivoli
1 9 (16.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 8 (15.09%) Data Guard
3 4 (7.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (3.77%) YaST
4 2 (3.77%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 31 (58.49%) Oracle
2 25 (47.17%) Red Hat
3 14 (26.42%) HP
4 13 (24.53%) EMC
4 13 (24.53%) IBM
5 11 (20.75%) Sun
6 9 (16.98%) Citrix
6 9 (16.98%) Isilon
7 8 (15.09%) Veritas
8 7 (13.21%) VMware
8 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
9 3 (5.66%) Symantec
9 3 (5.66%) Alias
9 3 (5.66%) Hitachi
9 3 (5.66%) Compaq
9 3 (5.66%) Altiris
10 2 (3.77%) 3PAR
11 1 (1.89%) Remedy
11 1 (1.89%) Ab Initio
11 1 (1.89%) Brocade