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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Korn shell (ksh)
Rank 527 512 451
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -61
Contract jobs citing Korn 93 99 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.18% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.43% 0.49% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 48 48
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£425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £316 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £40.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +8.66%

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
21523 20252 19490
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 37.85% 37.06% 38.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 14462 12959 12063
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 450 414 555
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £15.00 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £59.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 31 July 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 29 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 31 July 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 -23 88 £425 -2.29% 17
London +6 47 £525 - 11
South East -18 28 £425 +9.67% 3
Hampshire -24 11 £425 +4.61% 2
Buckinghamshire +6 9 - -
Milton Keynes 0 9 - -
City of London -12 8 £450 -2.70% 3
Leeds - 7 £385 -
West Yorkshire - 7 £385 -
Yorkshire - 7 £385 -
Surrey +1 6 £265 -29.33%
Havant -3 5 £425 -1.16%
Glasgow +5 3 £365 -14.11%
East of England -2 3 £375 +66.66%
Winchester -11 3 - -
Scotland -12 3 £365 -14.11% 2
Bedfordshire - 3 £375 -
East Midlands - 3 £325 -
Guildford - 3 £265 -
Berkshire +6 2 £500 +69.49%
Epsom - 2 - -
Canary Wharf - 2 £300 -
Luton - 2 £375 -
Reading - 2 £500 -
Dunstable - 1 - -
Derby - 1 - -
Northampton - 1 - -
Derbyshire - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -

Korn
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 137 (66.50%) UNIX
2 132 (64.08%) Linux
3 111 (53.88%) Oracle
4 106 (51.46%) Perl
5 101 (49.03%) Bash Shell
6 96 (46.60%) Shell Script
7 89 (43.20%) SQL
8 69 (33.50%) Windows
8 69 (33.50%) Red Hat
9 68 (33.01%) Solaris
10 62 (30.10%) Finance
11 55 (26.70%) AIX
11 55 (26.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 52 (25.24%) Java
13 50 (24.27%) SAN
14 48 (23.30%) Banking
15 47 (22.82%) VMware
16 43 (20.87%) SQL Server
17 42 (20.39%) IBM
18 41 (19.90%) Relational Database
19 38 (18.45%) Oracle Database
20 35 (16.99%) Sybase
20 35 (16.99%) Clustering
21 34 (16.50%) Python
22 32 (15.53%) VMware Infrastructure
23 30 (14.56%) Oracle Database 11g
23 30 (14.56%) RDBMS
24 28 (13.59%) DB2
25 27 (13.11%) PL/SQL
25 27 (13.11%) C++

Korn
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 24 (11.65%) WebSphere
2 13 (6.31%) OpenStack
3 12 (5.83%) Tomcat
4 11 (5.34%) WebLogic
5 8 (3.88%) JBoss
6 5 (2.43%) IIS
6 5 (2.43%) GlassFish
6 5 (2.43%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (1.94%) Oracle Application Server
7 4 (1.94%) MediaWiki
7 4 (1.94%) Apache
8 3 (1.46%) Confluence
8 3 (1.46%) PowerExchange
8 3 (1.46%) iPlanet
8 3 (1.46%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.97%) WebLogic Portal
9 2 (0.97%) MQSeries
9 2 (0.97%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.49%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 13 (6.31%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.91%) MS Office
3 2 (0.97%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (4.85%) BusinessWorks
1 10 (4.85%) Maximo
2 4 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.94%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.46%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.97%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.97%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.97%) Summit
4 2 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.49%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.43%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (2.43%) IBM SmartCloud
2 4 (1.94%) SaaS
3 3 (1.46%) Heroku
3 3 (1.46%) Engine Yard
4 1 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 50 (24.27%) SAN
2 19 (9.22%) NAS
3 16 (7.77%) TCP/IP
4 12 (5.83%) Firewall
5 11 (5.34%) VLAN
5 11 (5.34%) Fibre Channel
6 10 (4.85%) DNS
6 10 (4.85%) WAN
7 9 (4.37%) SSL
8 7 (3.40%) LAN
9 6 (2.91%) SSH
10 5 (2.43%) LDAP
10 5 (2.43%) HTTP
11 4 (1.94%) Radio Access Network
12 3 (1.46%) FTP
12 3 (1.46%) HTTPS
12 3 (1.46%) iSCSI
12 3 (1.46%) FCoE
13 1 (0.49%) RTP
13 1 (0.49%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (20.87%) SQL Server
2 41 (19.90%) Relational Database
3 38 (18.45%) Oracle Database
4 30 (14.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 30 (14.56%) RDBMS
5 28 (13.59%) DB2
6 11 (5.34%) Oracle Reports
6 11 (5.34%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (5.34%) NoSQL
7 10 (4.85%) Oracle Database 10g
8 9 (4.37%) MySQL
8 9 (4.37%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (3.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 8 (3.88%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (3.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (3.40%) BODI
10 7 (3.40%) Oracle Database 12c
10 7 (3.40%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (3.40%) Data Mart
11 6 (2.91%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 18 (8.74%) Subversion
2 17 (8.25%) JIRA
3 13 (6.31%) Jenkins
4 9 (4.37%) Maven
4 9 (4.37%) JUnit
5 7 (3.40%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.94%) Mockito
6 4 (1.94%) Talend Open Studio
6 4 (1.94%) TeamCity
6 4 (1.94%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (1.94%) Introscope
6 4 (1.94%) Ant
6 4 (1.94%) Gerrit
6 4 (1.94%) Gradle
7 3 (1.46%) ClearCase
8 2 (0.97%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.97%) ProC
8 2 (0.97%) ClearQuest
8 2 (0.97%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.97%) Hudson
General
1 62 (30.10%) Finance
2 48 (23.30%) Banking
3 27 (13.11%) Investment Banking
4 9 (4.37%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.40%) Retail
6 5 (2.43%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.43%) Front Office
6 5 (2.43%) Back Office
7 4 (1.94%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.46%) Legal
9 1 (0.49%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 45 (21.84%) Administrator
2 43 (20.87%) Developer
3 26 (12.62%) Analyst
4 22 (10.68%) DBA
5 18 (8.74%) Systems Administrator
6 15 (7.28%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 15 (7.28%) UNIX Administrator
7 14 (6.80%) SQL DBA
7 14 (6.80%) Support Analyst
8 13 (6.31%) Oracle DBA
9 12 (5.83%) C++ Developer
10 9 (4.37%) Senior Developer
10 9 (4.37%) Consultant
11 8 (3.88%) Java Developer
11 8 (3.88%) UNIX Engineer
11 8 (3.88%) Senior C++ Developer
11 8 (3.88%) DevOps Engineer
12 6 (2.91%) Linux Specialist
12 6 (2.91%) Perl Developer
12 6 (2.91%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.83%) Web Services
1 12 (5.83%) TIBCO EMS
2 10 (4.85%) J2EE
3 9 (4.37%) FIX Protocol
4 8 (3.88%) JMS
4 8 (3.88%) Middleware
5 6 (2.91%) XML
5 6 (2.91%) Spring
5 6 (2.91%) WebSphere MQ
5 6 (2.91%) MCollective
5 6 (2.91%) Moose
6 5 (2.43%) JDBC
7 4 (1.94%) SOAP
7 4 (1.94%) STL
7 4 (1.94%) CGI
7 4 (1.94%) JNDI
8 3 (1.46%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 3 (1.46%) JSP
9 2 (0.97%) HTML
9 2 (0.97%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 35 (16.99%) Clustering
2 19 (9.22%) Data Centre
3 14 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.85%) Credit Risk
5 7 (3.40%) Fixed Income
5 7 (3.40%) Grid Computing
6 6 (2.91%) Device Driver
7 5 (2.43%) HACMP
7 5 (2.43%) PMI
7 5 (2.43%) Derivative
7 5 (2.43%) Market Risk
7 5 (2.43%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.94%) Ontologies
9 3 (1.46%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.46%) EMC Centera
10 2 (0.97%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (0.97%) SWIFT
10 2 (0.97%) Equities
10 2 (0.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.49%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 137 (66.50%) UNIX
2 132 (64.08%) Linux
3 69 (33.50%) Windows
4 68 (33.01%) Solaris
5 55 (26.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 55 (26.70%) AIX
6 20 (9.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (6.31%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (5.34%) HPUX
9 9 (4.37%) SUSE
9 9 (4.37%) Ubuntu
10 7 (3.40%) Windows 2000 Server
11 6 (2.91%) CentOS
12 5 (2.43%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (2.43%) NetWare
13 1 (0.49%) MVS
13 1 (0.49%) Debian
13 1 (0.49%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.49%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (10.68%) Migration
2 18 (8.74%) ITIL
3 17 (8.25%) Multithreading
3 17 (8.25%) High Availability
3 17 (8.25%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (5.83%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (5.34%) Load Balancing
6 10 (4.85%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (4.37%) OO
7 9 (4.37%) ETL
8 8 (3.88%) DevOps
8 8 (3.88%) SDLC
9 7 (3.40%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (3.40%) Unit Testing
9 7 (3.40%) Risk Management
9 7 (3.40%) Data Management
10 6 (2.91%) Automated Testing
10 6 (2.91%) Software Engineering
10 6 (2.91%) Workflow
10 6 (2.91%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 106 (51.46%) Perl
2 101 (49.03%) Bash Shell
3 96 (46.60%) Shell Script
4 89 (43.20%) SQL
5 52 (25.24%) Java
6 34 (16.50%) Python
7 27 (13.11%) C++
7 27 (13.11%) PL/SQL
8 18 (8.74%) PowerShell
9 17 (8.25%) C-shell
10 16 (7.77%) C
11 11 (5.34%) T-SQL
12 7 (3.40%) AWK
12 7 (3.40%) Ruby
13 6 (2.91%) sed
13 6 (2.91%) C#
14 5 (2.43%) Jython
14 5 (2.43%) VB
15 4 (1.94%) Bourne shell
16 3 (1.46%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (5.83%) Degree
2 5 (2.43%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (2.43%) PMI Certification
3 4 (1.94%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.46%) VCDX
4 3 (1.46%) VCAP
4 3 (1.46%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (0.97%) HND
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.91%) SLA
1 6 (2.91%) QA
2 4 (1.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 32 (15.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (7.28%) Oracle Clusterware
3 12 (5.83%) Oracle RAC
3 12 (5.83%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 11 (5.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 10 (4.85%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 9 (4.37%) vSphere
7 8 (3.88%) Hyper-V
7 8 (3.88%) NFS
8 6 (2.91%) KVM
8 6 (2.91%) GPFS
9 5 (2.43%) Samba
10 4 (1.94%) vCloud
11 2 (0.97%) HDFS
11 2 (0.97%) PowerHA
11 2 (0.97%) Active Directory
12 1 (0.49%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (8.25%) Tivoli
2 15 (7.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 15 (7.28%) Puppet
3 9 (4.37%) Oracle RMAN
4 8 (3.88%) Control-M
5 7 (3.40%) NetBackup
6 6 (2.91%) Cobbler
6 6 (2.91%) Data Guard
7 5 (2.43%) Red Hat Satellite
8 4 (1.94%) CA Wily
8 4 (1.94%) Nagios
8 4 (1.94%) OPNET
9 3 (1.46%) LiteSpeed
9 3 (1.46%) BladeLogic
9 3 (1.46%) collectd
10 2 (0.97%) Oracle ZFS
10 2 (0.97%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 2 (0.97%) yum
10 2 (0.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (0.97%) OpenView
Vendors
1 111 (53.88%) Oracle
2 69 (33.50%) Red Hat
3 47 (22.82%) VMware
4 42 (20.39%) IBM
5 35 (16.99%) Sybase
6 25 (12.14%) Sun
7 22 (10.68%) HP
8 21 (10.19%) Veritas
9 18 (8.74%) EMC
10 12 (5.83%) TIBCO
11 11 (5.34%) Cisco
12 7 (3.40%) NetApp
12 7 (3.40%) StorageTek
12 7 (3.40%) CommVault
13 6 (2.91%) Microsoft
14 5 (2.43%) Remedy
14 5 (2.43%) Greenplum
15 4 (1.94%) 3PAR
15 4 (1.94%) Talend
15 4 (1.94%) Cerion
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