The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Korn shell (ksh)
Rank 485 466 476
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +10
Contract jobs citing Korn 118 86 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.56% 0.48% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 64 61
Average daily rate £415 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.62% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £543 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - -
Programming Languages Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
21195 17889 21032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 36.87% 36.81% 34.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 13677 11010 12415
Average daily rate £375 £375 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £258 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 497 637 740
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £43.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -23 88 £400 - 9
London -49 42 £415 +1.84% 3
South East +2 30 £400 +23.07% 3
Hampshire +10 24 £388 +19.23% 1
Scotland -2 12 £488 +2.63%
City of London -13 8 £525 +15.51%
West Midlands - 8 £370 - 1
Berkshire -3 6 £420 +29.23% 2
South West -12 4 £350 -6.66%
North Lanarkshire - 4 - -
Gloucestershire - 4 £350 -
Motherwell - 4 - -
Bracknell -3 3 £415 +27.69%
Southampton -8 2 £413 +39.83%
County Antrim - 2 - -
Belfast - 2 - -
Northern Ireland - 2 - -
East of England - 1 £375 - 1
Coventry - 1 £475 - 1
Gloucester - 1 £350 -
Slough - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
South Wales - - - - 3
East Midlands - - - -
Isle of Man - - - -
North West - - - - 1
Essex - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Lanarkshire - - - -

Korn
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

1 148 (69.81%) UNIX
2 112 (52.83%) Perl
3 110 (51.89%) Shell Script
4 97 (45.75%) Oracle
5 86 (40.57%) SQL
5 86 (40.57%) Bash Shell
6 83 (39.15%) Linux
7 79 (37.26%) Solaris
8 57 (26.89%) IBM
9 54 (25.47%) AIX
10 50 (23.58%) Red Hat
11 46 (21.70%) SAN
12 39 (18.40%) WebLogic
12 39 (18.40%) Business Intelligence
13 38 (17.92%) XML
14 37 (17.45%) WebSphere
15 36 (16.98%) Apache
16 35 (16.51%) Windows
16 35 (16.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 34 (16.04%) VMware
18 32 (15.09%) Java
19 30 (14.15%) Tivoli
19 30 (14.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
19 30 (14.15%) Sun
19 30 (14.15%) Relational Database
20 29 (13.68%) Banking
20 29 (13.68%) Middleware
21 28 (13.21%) PL/SQL
22 26 (12.26%) Finance
22 26 (12.26%) Web Services

Korn
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 39 (18.40%) WebLogic
2 37 (17.45%) WebSphere
3 36 (16.98%) Apache
4 26 (12.26%) Tomcat
5 18 (8.49%) IIS
5 18 (8.49%) WebSphere Application Server
6 14 (6.60%) CICS
7 10 (4.72%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.42%) AquaLogic
8 3 (1.42%) Oracle Service Bus
8 3 (1.42%) Tuxedo
9 2 (0.94%) MQSeries
9 2 (0.94%) SAS
9 2 (0.94%) TeamSite
9 2 (0.94%) CMS
10 1 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.47%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.47%) Lync
10 1 (0.47%) Quickr
10 1 (0.47%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (0.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.47%) CATIA
2 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 24 (11.32%) Oracle Applications
2 17 (8.02%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (5.19%) Maximo
4 7 (3.30%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.47%) Summit
5 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.47%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.47%) Metrica
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 46 (21.70%) SAN
2 17 (8.02%) DNS
3 14 (6.60%) TCP/IP
4 13 (6.13%) LDAP
5 9 (4.25%) SSH
6 8 (3.77%) SMTP
6 8 (3.77%) Firewall
7 7 (3.30%) DHCP
7 7 (3.30%) HTTP
7 7 (3.30%) SNMP
7 7 (3.30%) LAN
7 7 (3.30%) WAN
8 5 (2.36%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (2.36%) NAS
8 5 (2.36%) SSL
8 5 (2.36%) ATM
9 4 (1.89%) FTP
9 4 (1.89%) iSCSI
9 4 (1.89%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (1.89%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (14.15%) Relational Database
2 24 (11.32%) Oracle Database
3 23 (10.85%) Oracle Discoverer
4 15 (7.08%) MySQL
4 15 (7.08%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (6.60%) SQLPlus
6 13 (6.13%) Oracle BI EE
6 13 (6.13%) DB2
7 12 (5.66%) SQL Server
8 11 (5.19%) Oracle Database 10g
9 10 (4.72%) RDBMS
10 9 (4.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (3.77%) Oracle Reports
11 8 (3.77%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (3.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (3.30%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (3.30%) OLAP
13 6 (2.83%) OLTP
13 6 (2.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (2.36%) KDB
Development Applications
1 23 (10.85%) Oracle Forms
2 11 (5.19%) Toad
3 9 (4.25%) Maven
3 9 (4.25%) JUnit
4 6 (2.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 6 (2.83%) Selenium
5 5 (2.36%) ClearCase
5 5 (2.36%) Ant
6 4 (1.89%) EasyMock
6 4 (1.89%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.89%) Mockito
6 4 (1.89%) JIRA
6 4 (1.89%) Subversion
7 3 (1.42%) FitNesse
7 3 (1.42%) SoapUI
7 3 (1.42%) Apache Ivy
7 3 (1.42%) DbUnit
7 3 (1.42%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.42%) ERwin
7 3 (1.42%) Eclipse
General
1 29 (13.68%) Banking
2 26 (12.26%) Finance
3 20 (9.43%) Investment Banking
4 11 (5.19%) Back Office
5 10 (4.72%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.42%) Retail
6 3 (1.42%) Marketing
6 3 (1.42%) Publishing
7 2 (0.94%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.47%) German Language
8 1 (0.47%) Electronics
8 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.47%) Military
Job Titles
1 45 (21.23%) Developer
2 39 (18.40%) DBA
3 34 (16.04%) Administrator
4 31 (14.62%) Analyst
5 27 (12.74%) Oracle DBA
6 23 (10.85%) Systems Administrator
7 20 (9.43%) UNIX Administrator
8 19 (8.96%) Oracle Applications DBA
9 14 (6.60%) UNIX Systems Administrator
10 10 (4.72%) Support Engineer
10 10 (4.72%) Java Developer
11 9 (4.25%) Support Analyst
12 8 (3.77%) Senior Analyst
12 8 (3.77%) Linux Engineer
13 7 (3.30%) Services Delivery Analyst
13 7 (3.30%) UNIX Engineer
13 7 (3.30%) Service Analyst
14 6 (2.83%) Applications Support
14 6 (2.83%) OSS Support Engineer
14 6 (2.83%) UNIX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (17.92%) XML
2 29 (13.68%) Middleware
3 26 (12.26%) Web Services
4 13 (6.13%) HTML
5 10 (4.72%) SOAP
6 9 (4.25%) Spring
6 9 (4.25%) JMS
7 7 (3.30%) J2EE
8 6 (2.83%) Hibernate
9 5 (2.36%) CSS
9 5 (2.36%) JSP
10 4 (1.89%) .NET
11 3 (1.42%) jQuery
11 3 (1.42%) JSON
11 3 (1.42%) Java EE
11 3 (1.42%) Spring Integration
11 3 (1.42%) REST
11 3 (1.42%) JAX-RS
11 3 (1.42%) Apache CXF
11 3 (1.42%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.72%) Replication
2 8 (3.77%) Clustering
2 8 (3.77%) Wiki
3 7 (3.30%) Symmetrix DMX
3 7 (3.30%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.89%) Client/Server
4 4 (1.89%) Mainframe
4 4 (1.89%) SWIFT
4 4 (1.89%) Derivative
4 4 (1.89%) Credit Risk
5 3 (1.42%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.42%) Open Source
5 3 (1.42%) Fixed Income
5 3 (1.42%) HACMP
6 2 (0.94%) LPAR
7 1 (0.47%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (0.47%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.47%) IPTV
7 1 (0.47%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.47%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 148 (69.81%) UNIX
2 83 (39.15%) Linux
3 79 (37.26%) Solaris
4 54 (25.47%) AIX
5 35 (16.51%) Windows
5 35 (16.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (6.60%) Apple iOS
7 11 (5.19%) SUSE
8 8 (3.77%) HPUX
8 8 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (3.30%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (2.83%) Ubuntu
11 5 (2.36%) Debian
11 5 (2.36%) Windows XP
12 4 (1.89%) Windows 7
13 3 (1.42%) Oracle Linux
13 3 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (1.42%) NetWare
14 2 (0.94%) CentOS
14 2 (0.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (18.40%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (11.79%) Service Delivery
3 21 (9.91%) SOA
3 21 (9.91%) ITIL
4 20 (9.43%) E-business
5 16 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (6.60%) ERP
6 14 (6.60%) BCP
7 13 (6.13%) Performance Tuning
7 13 (6.13%) Incident Management
8 12 (5.66%) ETL
9 10 (4.72%) System Testing
10 9 (4.25%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (4.25%) Scrum
11 8 (3.77%) Data Modelling
11 8 (3.77%) Change Management
11 8 (3.77%) Analytics
12 7 (3.30%) Root Cause Analysis
12 7 (3.30%) Business Continuity Planning
12 7 (3.30%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 112 (52.83%) Perl
2 110 (51.89%) Shell Script
3 86 (40.57%) SQL
3 86 (40.57%) Bash Shell
4 32 (15.09%) Java
5 28 (13.21%) PL/SQL
6 21 (9.91%) C
7 19 (8.96%) Bourne shell
7 19 (8.96%) Python
8 12 (5.66%) VB
9 11 (5.19%) C-shell
9 11 (5.19%) T-SQL
10 10 (4.72%) AWK
11 9 (4.25%) PowerShell
11 9 (4.25%) C++
11 9 (4.25%) PHP
12 8 (3.77%) JavaScript
13 6 (2.83%) sed
14 4 (1.89%) Groovy
14 4 (1.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (3.77%) Security Cleared
2 7 (3.30%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.36%) Degree
4 4 (1.89%) HNC
4 4 (1.89%) HND
4 4 (1.89%) CCA
5 2 (0.94%) MCSE
5 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.47%) MCITP
6 1 (0.47%) Server+ Certification
6 1 (0.47%) CCNA
6 1 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.47%) MCSA
6 1 (0.47%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.66%) SLA
2 6 (2.83%) QA
3 1 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (8.49%) NFS
2 17 (8.02%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 16 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (6.60%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 12 (5.66%) Oracle RMAN
5 12 (5.66%) Oracle RAC
6 10 (4.72%) Active Directory
6 10 (4.72%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 9 (4.25%) Xen
8 8 (3.77%) VMware ESX
9 5 (2.36%) VMware Server
9 5 (2.36%) Sendmail
9 5 (2.36%) Samba
10 4 (1.89%) KVM
10 4 (1.89%) Squid
11 3 (1.42%) Dovecot
12 2 (0.94%) Hyper-V
12 2 (0.94%) XenApp
12 2 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.94%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 30 (14.15%) Tivoli
1 30 (14.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 11 (5.19%) Data Guard
2 11 (5.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 8 (3.77%) NetBackup
3 8 (3.77%) Puppet
4 6 (2.83%) NSN NetAct
5 5 (2.36%) Control-M
6 4 (1.89%) Legato
6 4 (1.89%) Nagios
6 4 (1.89%) HP Data Protector
6 4 (1.89%) Cobbler
6 4 (1.89%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (1.42%) HAProxy
8 2 (0.94%) nmon
8 2 (0.94%) SCOM
9 1 (0.47%) Nessus
9 1 (0.47%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.47%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 97 (45.75%) Oracle
2 57 (26.89%) IBM
3 50 (23.58%) Red Hat
4 34 (16.04%) VMware
5 30 (14.15%) Sun
6 22 (10.38%) Veritas
7 21 (9.91%) HP
8 20 (9.43%) EMC
9 17 (8.02%) Sybase
10 12 (5.66%) Microsoft
11 9 (4.25%) Cisco
12 7 (3.30%) Ab Initio
13 6 (2.83%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
13 6 (2.83%) Velocent
13 6 (2.83%) Cerion
13 6 (2.83%) Greenplum
14 5 (2.36%) CA
15 4 (1.89%) JBoss
15 4 (1.89%) Citrix
15 4 (1.89%) Compaq
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £300 - £320 Per Day Ltd Co Basis
Posted: 3 hours ago
Berkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
ARM Technology
Rate: £30 - £40 per hour + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 21 days ago