The table below looks at the statistics for Korn skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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 481 472 436
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -36
Contract jobs citing Korn 102 81 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.17% 0.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.53% 0.45% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 44 64
Average daily rate
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£425 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £262 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £665
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £363 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +8.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -32.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -32.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Programming Languages Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19366 17833 17027
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 37.95% 37.03% 38.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12920 11207 10448
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 487 705
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £14.95 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £44.55 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -4.21%

Korn
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Korn Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Korn
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Korn within the UK.

Korn Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Korn
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Korn within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Korn Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Korn
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Korn within the UK.

Korn Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Korn
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Korn within the UK 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
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +8 96 £425 +9.67% 21
London +35 64 £488 +2.63% 11
South East -7 23 £425 +21.42% 6
Hampshire -15 19 £425 +17.24% 3
City of London +13 6 £450 -10.00% 5
Wales -11 4 £325 -18.75%
South Wales -12 4 £325 -18.75%
South West -18 3 £375 -7.40% 2
Scotland -12 1 £450 +34.32%
Basingstoke - 1 £425 -
Glasgow - 1 £450 -
Gloucester - - - - 1
Isleworth - - - - 1
Leicester - - - -
Bracknell - - - - 1
Brentwood - - - - 1
Cwmbran - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Newport - - - -
Reading - - - -
Rickmansworth - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 1
Essex - - - - 1
Gloucestershire - - - - 1
Torfaen - - - -
East of England - - - - 2
East Midlands - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - - 1
Leicestershire - - - -

Korn
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 153 (65.95%) UNIX
2 128 (55.17%) Perl
3 125 (53.88%) Linux
4 120 (51.72%) Shell Script
5 113 (48.71%) Oracle
6 91 (39.22%) Bash Shell
7 87 (37.50%) SQL
8 74 (31.90%) Windows
9 69 (29.74%) Red Hat
10 62 (26.72%) Banking
11 52 (22.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 49 (21.12%) AIX
13 48 (20.69%) VMware
13 48 (20.69%) Finance
13 48 (20.69%) Relational Database
14 46 (19.83%) Solaris
15 43 (18.53%) Java
15 43 (18.53%) SQL Server
15 43 (18.53%) SAN
16 40 (17.24%) IBM
17 39 (16.81%) DNS
17 39 (16.81%) Web Services
17 39 (16.81%) Clustering
18 37 (15.95%) Investment Banking
19 36 (15.52%) Windows Server 2008
19 36 (15.52%) Migration
20 35 (15.09%) Python
20 35 (15.09%) Sybase
21 34 (14.66%) Apache
21 34 (14.66%) Microsoft

Korn
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 34 (14.66%) Apache
2 29 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 29 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 26 (11.21%) SharePoint
4 25 (10.78%) WebSphere
5 18 (7.76%) JBoss
6 11 (4.74%) IIS
7 10 (4.31%) OpenStack
7 10 (4.31%) Cloud Foundry
7 10 (4.31%) WebSphere Application Server
7 10 (4.31%) IBM HTTP Server
8 7 (3.02%) Documentum
8 7 (3.02%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 4 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.86%) CMS
11 1 (0.43%) WebSphere Process Server
11 1 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.43%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.43%) nginx
Applications
1 28 (12.07%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.17%) MS Office
3 8 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (3.02%) MS Project
5 4 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.29%) Maximo
2 3 (1.29%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (1.29%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.43%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.43%) RMDS
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.43%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.74%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.31%) Heroku
2 10 (4.31%) Engine Yard
3 9 (3.88%) PaaS
4 2 (0.86%) SaaS
5 1 (0.43%) IBM SmartCloud
5 1 (0.43%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 43 (18.53%) SAN
2 39 (16.81%) DNS
3 29 (12.50%) Firewall
4 24 (10.34%) TCP/IP
5 19 (8.19%) SSH
6 18 (7.76%) SSL
7 16 (6.90%) HTTPS
8 15 (6.47%) VLAN
8 15 (6.47%) NAS
9 12 (5.17%) HTTP
10 10 (4.31%) FTP
11 9 (3.88%) DHCP
11 9 (3.88%) DMZ
12 8 (3.45%) Fibre Channel
13 5 (2.16%) LDAP
13 5 (2.16%) WAN
13 5 (2.16%) PuTTY
14 4 (1.72%) LAN
15 2 (0.86%) OpenLDAP
15 2 (0.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (20.69%) Relational Database
2 43 (18.53%) SQL Server
3 30 (12.93%) RDBMS
4 28 (12.07%) Oracle Database
5 18 (7.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 18 (7.76%) Oracle Database 10g
5 18 (7.76%) DB2
6 15 (6.47%) MySQL
6 15 (6.47%) NoSQL
7 14 (6.03%) MongoDB
7 14 (6.03%) Apache Cassandra
7 14 (6.03%) Oracle Reports
8 13 (5.60%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (4.74%) SQLPlus
10 7 (3.02%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (3.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (2.59%) Ingres
12 5 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (2.16%) Oracle Database 12c
12 5 (2.16%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 23 (9.91%) JIRA
2 22 (9.48%) Jenkins
3 18 (7.76%) Subversion
4 16 (6.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 11 (4.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 11 (4.74%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (3.88%) Toad
7 8 (3.45%) JUnit
8 7 (3.02%) Oracle Forms
8 7 (3.02%) Maven
9 6 (2.59%) Git (software)
9 6 (2.59%) Mockito
10 5 (2.16%) PHPUnit
10 5 (2.16%) GCC
11 3 (1.29%) Ant
11 3 (1.29%) ClearCase
12 2 (0.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (0.86%) PowerDesigner
12 2 (0.86%) ClearQuest
12 2 (0.86%) ERwin
General
1 62 (26.72%) Banking
2 48 (20.69%) Finance
3 37 (15.95%) Investment Banking
4 8 (3.45%) Front Office
5 7 (3.02%) Retail
6 6 (2.59%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.72%) Back Office
7 4 (1.72%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.29%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.43%) Advertising
9 1 (0.43%) Publishing
9 1 (0.43%) Legal
9 1 (0.43%) International Banking
9 1 (0.43%) French Language
9 1 (0.43%) German Language
Job Titles
1 48 (20.69%) Analyst
2 36 (15.52%) Applications Support
3 35 (15.09%) Developer
4 33 (14.22%) Administrator
5 31 (13.36%) DBA
6 29 (12.50%) Support Analyst
7 25 (10.78%) Oracle DBA
8 20 (8.62%) UNIX Administrator
9 19 (8.19%) Applications Support Analyst
10 17 (7.33%) Systems Administrator
11 16 (6.90%) UNIX Systems Administrator
12 15 (6.47%) Java Developer
12 15 (6.47%) DevOps Engineer
12 15 (6.47%) Linux Engineer
13 14 (6.03%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 11 (4.74%) Consultant
15 8 (3.45%) Middleware Engineer
16 7 (3.02%) Support Engineer
16 7 (3.02%) SQL DBA
17 6 (2.59%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (16.81%) Web Services
2 22 (9.48%) HTML
3 19 (8.19%) JMS
4 18 (7.76%) FIX Protocol
4 18 (7.76%) CGI
4 18 (7.76%) CSS
5 16 (6.90%) Middleware
6 14 (6.03%) MCollective
7 13 (5.60%) jQuery
8 12 (5.17%) Hibernate
9 11 (4.74%) .NET
10 10 (4.31%) XML
11 7 (3.02%) Java EE
11 7 (3.02%) Spring
12 6 (2.59%) Laravel
12 6 (2.59%) JDBC
13 5 (2.16%) WebSphere MQ
13 5 (2.16%) J2EE
13 5 (2.16%) Spring Integration
13 5 (2.16%) DAO
Miscellaneous
1 39 (16.81%) Clustering
2 25 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (6.90%) Computer Science
4 14 (6.03%) Derivative
4 14 (6.03%) Device Driver
5 12 (5.17%) Wiki
6 11 (4.74%) Replication
7 10 (4.31%) Symmetrix DMX
8 9 (3.88%) Thin Client
8 9 (3.88%) Fat Client
9 7 (3.02%) Equities
10 6 (2.59%) Fixed Income
11 5 (2.16%) IVR
11 5 (2.16%) N-Tier
11 5 (2.16%) HACMP
11 5 (2.16%) Credit Risk
12 4 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 3 (1.29%) Mainframe
13 3 (1.29%) Management Information System
13 3 (1.29%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 153 (65.95%) UNIX
2 125 (53.88%) Linux
3 74 (31.90%) Windows
4 52 (22.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 49 (21.12%) AIX
6 46 (19.83%) Solaris
7 36 (15.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (7.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (7.33%) CentOS
9 16 (6.90%) Ubuntu
9 16 (6.90%) HPUX
10 14 (6.03%) SUSE
11 9 (3.88%) Windows 7
12 7 (3.02%) VMS
13 4 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (1.72%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 3 (1.29%) NetWare
15 2 (0.86%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (15.52%) Migration
2 28 (12.07%) ITIL
3 24 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
4 18 (7.76%) DevOps
5 17 (7.33%) Unit Testing
6 16 (6.90%) OO
6 16 (6.90%) Change Management
7 15 (6.47%) Change Control
7 15 (6.47%) Load Balancing
8 14 (6.03%) Release Management
9 12 (5.17%) Validation
9 12 (5.17%) Configuration Management
10 11 (4.74%) Quality Management
10 11 (4.74%) ITIL V2
11 10 (4.31%) Performance Monitoring
11 10 (4.31%) Low Latency
11 10 (4.31%) Service Management
12 9 (3.88%) Root Cause Analysis
13 8 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
13 8 (3.45%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 128 (55.17%) Perl
2 120 (51.72%) Shell Script
3 91 (39.22%) Bash Shell
4 87 (37.50%) SQL
5 43 (18.53%) Java
6 35 (15.09%) Python
7 30 (12.93%) PL/SQL
8 24 (10.34%) C
9 22 (9.48%) C-shell
10 21 (9.05%) JavaScript
11 19 (8.19%) T-SQL
12 18 (7.76%) Ruby
12 18 (7.76%) Jython
13 17 (7.33%) C++
14 14 (6.03%) Bourne shell
15 12 (5.17%) PHP
16 11 (4.74%) AWK
17 10 (4.31%) sed
17 10 (4.31%) VB
18 8 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (7.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (5.17%) Degree
3 9 (3.88%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.59%) CCA
4 6 (2.59%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (2.59%) MCSE
4 6 (2.59%) HNC
5 3 (1.29%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.86%) RHCT
6 2 (0.86%) RHCSA
6 2 (0.86%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.86%) RHCE
6 2 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.47%) QA
2 11 (4.74%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (9.91%) NFS
2 22 (9.48%) Oracle RMAN
3 21 (9.05%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 19 (8.19%) Active Directory
5 15 (6.47%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (6.03%) Oracle RAC
7 12 (5.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 5 (2.16%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 5 (2.16%) GPFS
8 5 (2.16%) OpenSSH
9 3 (1.29%) Samba
9 3 (1.29%) PowerHA
10 2 (0.86%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.86%) Firmware
10 2 (0.86%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.43%) Tivoli Directory Server
11 1 (0.43%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.43%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 33 (14.22%) Puppet
2 22 (9.48%) Nagios
3 17 (7.33%) NetBackup
4 15 (6.47%) Tivoli
4 15 (6.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 14 (6.03%) Cobbler
6 13 (5.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 12 (5.17%) Data Guard
8 10 (4.31%) collectd
9 4 (1.72%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 3 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.86%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.86%) BladeLogic
11 2 (0.86%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 2 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (0.86%) YaST
11 2 (0.86%) Control-M
12 1 (0.43%) Legato
12 1 (0.43%) Capistrano
12 1 (0.43%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 113 (48.71%) Oracle
2 69 (29.74%) Red Hat
3 48 (20.69%) VMware
4 40 (17.24%) IBM
5 35 (15.09%) Sybase
6 34 (14.66%) Microsoft
7 30 (12.93%) HP
8 27 (11.64%) Sun
9 26 (11.21%) EMC
9 26 (11.21%) Veritas
10 9 (3.88%) Remedy
10 9 (3.88%) Citrix
10 9 (3.88%) Isilon
11 6 (2.59%) CommVault
11 6 (2.59%) Business Objects
12 5 (2.16%) Symantec
12 5 (2.16%) StorageTek
12 5 (2.16%) Cisco
13 4 (1.72%) SAP
14 3 (1.29%) Alias
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