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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Korn shell (ksh)
Rank 504 480 471
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -9
Contract jobs citing Korn 108 114 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.52% 0.56% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 61 60
Average daily rate
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£425 £415 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.53% -1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £310 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £539
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 -

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
20946 20194 17458
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 37.52% 37.55% 37.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 13643 13193 10717
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 443 479 627
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £18.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £51.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 -5 97 £425 +2.53% 16
London -1 50 £450 +8.43% 9
South East -4 33 £425 +2.40% 2
Hampshire -6 19 £440 +10.00%
City of London +26 14 £450 -14.28% 1
Milton Keynes +14 9 £425 -
Buckinghamshire +6 9 £425 -
East of England +11 6 £275 -26.66%
Glasgow -1 5 £350 -
Scotland -3 5 £350 -28.20%
Havant -13 5 £388 -6.34%
Brentwood - 5 £300 -
Essex - 5 £300 -
Winchester -7 4 - -
County Antrim +1 3 £350 -6.66%
Belfast 0 3 £350 -6.66%
Northern Ireland -1 3 £350 -6.66%
Bracknell -2 3 £400 -3.61%
Berkshire -10 3 £400 -4.76%
Nottingham - 3 £347 -
Croydon - 3 £425 -
Manchester - 3 £348 -
East Midlands - 3 £347 -
North West - 3 £348 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £347 -
Surrey - 2 £328 -
Docklands, London - 2 £485 -
Farnborough - 2 £263 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £300 -
South West +8 1 - - 2

Korn
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 142 (67.94%) UNIX
2 119 (56.94%) Shell Script
3 113 (54.07%) Perl
4 110 (52.63%) Linux
5 105 (50.24%) Oracle
6 85 (40.67%) Bash Shell
7 74 (35.41%) SQL
8 65 (31.10%) AIX
9 61 (29.19%) Red Hat
10 59 (28.23%) Solaris
11 58 (27.75%) Relational Database
12 54 (25.84%) Windows
12 54 (25.84%) Finance
12 54 (25.84%) VMware
13 53 (25.36%) SAN
14 50 (23.92%) IBM
15 46 (22.01%) Python
15 46 (22.01%) Clustering
15 46 (22.01%) Banking
16 42 (20.10%) RDBMS
17 34 (16.27%) SQL Server
17 34 (16.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 31 (14.83%) Performance Tuning
18 31 (14.83%) TCP/IP
19 30 (14.35%) Investment Banking
19 30 (14.35%) Oracle Database
20 29 (13.88%) Java
21 28 (13.40%) PL/SQL
21 28 (13.40%) Veritas
21 28 (13.40%) Puppet

Korn
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 28 (13.40%) WebSphere
2 18 (8.61%) WebLogic
3 16 (7.66%) OpenStack
4 13 (6.22%) Cloud Foundry
4 13 (6.22%) Tomcat
5 11 (5.26%) JBoss
6 8 (3.83%) SharePoint
7 7 (3.35%) Apache
8 6 (2.87%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (2.39%) GlassFish
9 5 (2.39%) IIS
10 3 (1.44%) Oracle Application Server
10 3 (1.44%) iPlanet
10 3 (1.44%) Confluence
11 2 (0.96%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.96%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.48%) Commerce Server
12 1 (0.48%) IBM HTTP Server
12 1 (0.48%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 17 (8.13%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.26%) MS Office
3 2 (0.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (4.31%) Maximo
2 3 (1.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (0.96%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.96%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.48%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.66%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (6.22%) Heroku
2 13 (6.22%) Engine Yard
3 9 (4.31%) PaaS
4 5 (2.39%) IBM SmartCloud
5 3 (1.44%) SaaS
6 1 (0.48%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 53 (25.36%) SAN
2 31 (14.83%) TCP/IP
3 27 (12.92%) Firewall
4 24 (11.48%) DNS
5 22 (10.53%) VLAN
6 18 (8.61%) Fibre Channel
7 15 (7.18%) SSL
8 13 (6.22%) NAS
9 12 (5.74%) WAN
10 9 (4.31%) LAN
11 8 (3.83%) HTTP
12 7 (3.35%) SSH
13 6 (2.87%) LDAP
14 3 (1.44%) HTTPS
14 3 (1.44%) iSCSI
14 3 (1.44%) FCoE
15 2 (0.96%) Internet
15 2 (0.96%) FTP
16 1 (0.48%) DHCP
16 1 (0.48%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (27.75%) Relational Database
2 42 (20.10%) RDBMS
3 34 (16.27%) SQL Server
4 30 (14.35%) Oracle Database
5 24 (11.48%) Oracle Database 11g
5 24 (11.48%) NoSQL
6 19 (9.09%) MongoDB
6 19 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
6 19 (9.09%) DB2
6 19 (9.09%) MySQL
7 14 (6.70%) Oracle Reports
8 12 (5.74%) Oracle Database 10g
9 11 (5.26%) Oracle Database 12c
9 11 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (3.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (2.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (2.39%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (1.91%) SQLPlus
13 4 (1.91%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 25 (11.96%) Subversion
2 22 (10.53%) Jenkins
3 21 (10.05%) JIRA
4 8 (3.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 6 (2.87%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (2.39%) Maven
6 5 (2.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (1.91%) JUnit
7 4 (1.91%) Toad
7 4 (1.91%) Introscope
8 3 (1.44%) ClearQuest
8 3 (1.44%) ClearCase
8 3 (1.44%) Ant
8 3 (1.44%) Git (software)
8 3 (1.44%) Gerrit
9 2 (0.96%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.48%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.48%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.48%) StarTeam
10 1 (0.48%) Mockito
General
1 54 (25.84%) Finance
2 46 (22.01%) Banking
3 30 (14.35%) Investment Banking
4 7 (3.35%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.87%) Retail
6 4 (1.91%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.91%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.96%) Front Office
7 2 (0.96%) Back Office
7 2 (0.96%) Legal
8 1 (0.48%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (20.57%) Analyst
2 35 (16.75%) Administrator
3 29 (13.88%) Support Analyst
4 27 (12.92%) DBA
5 25 (11.96%) Oracle DBA
6 22 (10.53%) Developer
7 21 (10.05%) DevOps Engineer
8 18 (8.61%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 18 (8.61%) Applications Support
9 17 (8.13%) Systems Administrator
10 14 (6.70%) Applications Support Analyst
10 14 (6.70%) UNIX Administrator
11 13 (6.22%) UNIX Systems Administrator
12 10 (4.78%) SQL DBA
13 9 (4.31%) UNIX Engineer
14 8 (3.83%) C++ Developer
14 8 (3.83%) SQL Server DBA
15 7 (3.35%) Software Engineer
15 7 (3.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
15 7 (3.35%) Equity Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (11.96%) Web Services
2 19 (9.09%) MCollective
3 16 (7.66%) FIX Protocol
4 13 (6.22%) J2EE
5 11 (5.26%) CGI
6 9 (4.31%) WebSphere MQ
7 7 (3.35%) Middleware
7 7 (3.35%) HTML
7 7 (3.35%) XML
8 6 (2.87%) SOAP
8 6 (2.87%) CSS
8 6 (2.87%) jQuery
9 5 (2.39%) JDBC
9 5 (2.39%) JMS
9 5 (2.39%) Spring
10 4 (1.91%) JNDI
10 4 (1.91%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 3 (1.44%) Moose
12 2 (0.96%) TIBCO EMS
13 1 (0.48%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 46 (22.01%) Clustering
2 19 (9.09%) Device Driver
3 15 (7.18%) Computer Science
4 13 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (4.31%) Fixed Income
6 8 (3.83%) HACMP
7 7 (3.35%) Credit Risk
8 6 (2.87%) Wiki
8 6 (2.87%) Symmetrix DMX
9 5 (2.39%) Derivative
10 4 (1.91%) Equities
10 4 (1.91%) Grid Computing
10 4 (1.91%) Replication
11 3 (1.44%) SWIFT
11 3 (1.44%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.44%) Market Risk
12 2 (0.96%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.96%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 1 (0.48%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 142 (67.94%) UNIX
2 110 (52.63%) Linux
3 65 (31.10%) AIX
4 59 (28.23%) Solaris
5 54 (25.84%) Windows
6 34 (16.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 22 (10.53%) Ubuntu
8 20 (9.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (9.57%) HPUX
9 19 (9.09%) CentOS
10 17 (8.13%) SUSE
11 12 (5.74%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (3.83%) NetWare
13 2 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.96%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.48%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.48%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.48%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.48%) Debian
14 1 (0.48%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (14.83%) Performance Tuning
2 25 (11.96%) Load Balancing
3 23 (11.00%) DevOps
4 21 (10.05%) ITIL
5 17 (8.13%) Release Management
6 16 (7.66%) Root Cause Analysis
7 12 (5.74%) Migration
8 10 (4.78%) Service Management
8 10 (4.78%) Multithreading
9 9 (4.31%) Unit Testing
9 9 (4.31%) High Availability
9 9 (4.31%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (4.31%) Software Engineering
9 9 (4.31%) Workflow
9 9 (4.31%) Low Latency
10 8 (3.83%) Performance Monitoring
10 8 (3.83%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (3.35%) Database Tuning
11 7 (3.35%) Database Mirroring
12 6 (2.87%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 119 (56.94%) Shell Script
2 113 (54.07%) Perl
3 85 (40.67%) Bash Shell
4 74 (35.41%) SQL
5 46 (22.01%) Python
6 29 (13.88%) Java
7 28 (13.40%) PL/SQL
8 25 (11.96%) C++
9 22 (10.53%) C
10 20 (9.57%) Ruby
11 13 (6.22%) PowerShell
11 13 (6.22%) T-SQL
12 11 (5.26%) C-shell
13 10 (4.78%) Jython
14 7 (3.35%) JavaScript
15 4 (1.91%) C#
15 4 (1.91%) AWK
15 4 (1.91%) sed
16 3 (1.44%) VBScript
17 2 (0.96%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 12 (5.74%) Degree
2 6 (2.87%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.44%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.96%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.13%) QA
2 8 (3.83%) SLA
3 4 (1.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (8.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 17 (8.13%) Oracle Clusterware
2 16 (7.66%) Oracle RAC
3 12 (5.74%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 11 (5.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 11 (5.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 11 (5.26%) GPFS
5 8 (3.83%) Hyper-V
5 8 (3.83%) NFS
6 7 (3.35%) vSphere
7 6 (2.87%) Samba
8 4 (1.91%) vCloud
9 3 (1.44%) KVM
9 3 (1.44%) PowerHA
10 2 (0.96%) Active Directory
11 1 (0.48%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 28 (13.40%) Puppet
2 22 (10.53%) Tivoli
3 21 (10.05%) Oracle RMAN
4 20 (9.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 19 (9.09%) Cobbler
6 14 (6.70%) Nagios
7 13 (6.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 13 (6.22%) collectd
8 11 (5.26%) Data Guard
9 9 (4.31%) NetBackup
10 8 (3.83%) Control-M
11 4 (1.91%) CA Wily
11 4 (1.91%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 4 (1.91%) Oracle Flashback
12 3 (1.44%) Red Hat Satellite
13 2 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
13 2 (0.96%) YaST
13 2 (0.96%) yum
13 2 (0.96%) BladeLogic
13 2 (0.96%) OpenView
Vendors
1 105 (50.24%) Oracle
2 61 (29.19%) Red Hat
3 54 (25.84%) VMware
4 50 (23.92%) IBM
5 28 (13.40%) Veritas
6 27 (12.92%) Sybase
6 27 (12.92%) Sun
7 19 (9.09%) HP
7 19 (9.09%) EMC
8 18 (8.61%) Microsoft
9 15 (7.18%) Cisco
10 12 (5.74%) CommVault
11 11 (5.26%) StorageTek
11 11 (5.26%) Remedy
12 7 (3.35%) Hitachi
12 7 (3.35%) Compaq
13 5 (2.39%) NetApp
13 5 (2.39%) 3PAR
14 4 (1.91%) Akamai
14 4 (1.91%) Ab Initio
Midlands
LA International
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £420 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago