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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Korn shell (ksh)
Rank 501 445 496
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +51
Contract jobs citing Korn 116 149 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.28% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.55% 0.73% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 54 63
Average daily rate
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£400 £439 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.83% +24.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £350 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £361 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.38% +11.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £57.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.50 - -

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
21031 20492 21357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 36.76% 38.90% 37.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 13654 13068 12619
Average daily rate £390 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £555 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 411 553 751
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 £15.25 £15.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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
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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 -58 98 £400 -11.11% 19
London +4 51 £420 -16.00% 10
South East -54 31 £388 +10.71% 7
Hampshire -11 17 £431 +6.48% 1
Berkshire -20 13 £300 -7.69% 3
South West - 9 £375 -
City of London +19 8 £385 -23.00% 4
Reading -3 8 £300 - 1
Scotland -5 7 £425 +17.24%
Basingstoke +16 3 - -
Edinburgh -4 2 £350 -
West Midlands -18 2 £338 - 2
Wales - 2 £375 - 1
South Wales - 2 £375 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 - -
East of England - 2 - -
Birmingham -8 1 £338 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £300 -
Torfaen - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
North West - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Somerset - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Coventry - - - - 2

Korn
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 153 (67.70%) UNIX
2 140 (61.95%) Perl
3 139 (61.50%) Linux
4 110 (48.67%) Oracle
5 103 (45.58%) Shell Script
5 103 (45.58%) Bash Shell
6 87 (38.50%) SQL
7 78 (34.51%) Windows
7 78 (34.51%) Red Hat
8 73 (32.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 60 (26.55%) Java
10 58 (25.66%) Solaris
11 55 (24.34%) Finance
12 48 (21.24%) Apache
13 47 (20.80%) IBM
13 47 (20.80%) Banking
14 43 (19.03%) WebLogic
15 40 (17.70%) HP
16 38 (16.81%) PL/SQL
17 37 (16.37%) Python
17 37 (16.37%) Web Services
17 37 (16.37%) SAN
18 36 (15.93%) AIX
19 35 (15.49%) WebSphere
20 33 (14.60%) DNS
20 33 (14.60%) VMware
21 31 (13.72%) NFS
22 30 (13.27%) SQL Server
23 29 (12.83%) C
23 29 (12.83%) Sun

Korn
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 48 (21.24%) Apache
2 43 (19.03%) WebLogic
3 35 (15.49%) WebSphere
4 24 (10.62%) Tomcat
5 18 (7.96%) SharePoint
6 17 (7.52%) WebSphere Application Server
7 11 (4.87%) IIS
8 10 (4.42%) Documentum
9 9 (3.98%) IBM HTTP Server
10 7 (3.10%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 4 (1.77%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (1.77%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (1.77%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.88%) Oracle Service Bus
12 2 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.88%) AquaLogic
12 2 (0.88%) CMS
12 2 (0.88%) Tuxedo
12 2 (0.88%) MQSeries
13 1 (0.44%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 13 (5.75%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.54%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (3.10%) MS Project
4 6 (2.65%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (1.77%) MS Office
6 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (4.87%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (3.54%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (2.65%) Maximo
3 6 (2.65%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.33%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.88%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (0.88%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.88%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (0.88%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 2 (0.88%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 2 (0.88%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 2 (0.88%) Oracle FAH
5 2 (0.88%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.44%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (16.37%) SAN
2 33 (14.60%) DNS
3 26 (11.50%) SSH
4 23 (10.18%) SSL
4 23 (10.18%) Firewall
5 21 (9.29%) HTTP
6 19 (8.41%) LDAP
7 17 (7.52%) HTTPS
8 13 (5.75%) FTP
9 12 (5.31%) NAS
9 12 (5.31%) TCP/IP
10 11 (4.87%) DHCP
10 11 (4.87%) Fibre Channel
11 8 (3.54%) OpenLDAP
12 6 (2.65%) DMZ
12 6 (2.65%) WAN
13 5 (2.21%) LAN
13 5 (2.21%) iSCSI
13 5 (2.21%) PuTTY
14 3 (1.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (13.27%) SQL Server
2 27 (11.95%) Oracle Database
3 16 (7.08%) Relational Database
3 16 (7.08%) Oracle Database 10g
4 15 (6.64%) SQLPlus
5 14 (6.19%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (5.31%) Oracle Discoverer
7 10 (4.42%) RDBMS
8 9 (3.98%) MySQL
8 9 (3.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (3.54%) Oracle BI EE
9 8 (3.54%) DB2
10 7 (3.10%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (3.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (3.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (2.65%) Ingres
12 5 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (2.21%) JasperReports
13 4 (1.77%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 4 (1.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (7.96%) Oracle Forms
2 13 (5.75%) Maven
3 10 (4.42%) Git (software)
4 9 (3.98%) JIRA
4 9 (3.98%) Subversion
4 9 (3.98%) Jenkins
5 7 (3.10%) Introscope
6 6 (2.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 6 (2.65%) JUnit
6 6 (2.65%) Toad
7 5 (2.21%) GCC
7 5 (2.21%) PHPUnit
8 3 (1.33%) ClearCase
8 3 (1.33%) CruiseControl
8 3 (1.33%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.33%) Mockito
8 3 (1.33%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.88%) Rhino Mocks
9 2 (0.88%) Robotium
9 2 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 55 (24.34%) Finance
2 47 (20.80%) Banking
3 24 (10.62%) Investment Banking
4 8 (3.54%) Retail
5 6 (2.65%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.65%) Front Office
5 6 (2.65%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.21%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.77%) Back Office
8 2 (0.88%) German Language
8 2 (0.88%) Marketing
8 2 (0.88%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.44%) Automotive
9 1 (0.44%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (17.70%) Developer
2 38 (16.81%) Administrator
3 27 (11.95%) DBA
4 24 (10.62%) Analyst
5 23 (10.18%) Systems Administrator
6 21 (9.29%) Oracle DBA
7 18 (7.96%) Linux Engineer
7 18 (7.96%) Applications Support
8 17 (7.52%) Java Developer
9 15 (6.64%) UNIX Administrator
10 13 (5.75%) UNIX Systems Administrator
11 11 (4.87%) Consultant
11 11 (4.87%) WebSphere Administrator
12 10 (4.42%) Support Analyst
13 9 (3.98%) Applications Support Analyst
13 9 (3.98%) UNIX Engineer
14 8 (3.54%) Automation Engineer
14 8 (3.54%) Middleware Engineer
14 8 (3.54%) Support Engineer
15 7 (3.10%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (16.37%) Web Services
2 24 (10.62%) Middleware
2 24 (10.62%) XML
3 20 (8.85%) Hibernate
4 18 (7.96%) JMS
5 17 (7.52%) J2EE
6 15 (6.64%) JDBC
6 15 (6.64%) Spring
7 14 (6.19%) .NET
8 13 (5.75%) HTML
8 13 (5.75%) WebSphere MQ
9 10 (4.42%) CGI
10 9 (3.98%) SOAP
10 9 (3.98%) Java EE
11 8 (3.54%) Spring Integration
11 8 (3.54%) FIX Protocol
12 7 (3.10%) CSS
13 6 (2.65%) Laravel
14 5 (2.21%) JSON
14 5 (2.21%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.85%) Clustering
2 16 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.75%) Replication
4 12 (5.31%) Credit Risk
5 8 (3.54%) Fat Client
5 8 (3.54%) Thin Client
6 6 (2.65%) Fixed Income
7 5 (2.21%) N-Tier
7 5 (2.21%) HACMP
7 5 (2.21%) IVR
8 4 (1.77%) Open Source
8 4 (1.77%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.77%) Equities
8 4 (1.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.33%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.88%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.88%) DataPower
10 2 (0.88%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.88%) Wiki
10 2 (0.88%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 153 (67.70%) UNIX
2 139 (61.50%) Linux
3 78 (34.51%) Windows
4 73 (32.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 58 (25.66%) Solaris
6 36 (15.93%) AIX
7 19 (8.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (6.19%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (4.87%) Windows 7
10 9 (3.98%) Windows XP
11 8 (3.54%) HPUX
12 7 (3.10%) VMS
13 6 (2.65%) Oracle Linux
13 6 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (2.65%) SUSE
14 5 (2.21%) Debian
15 3 (1.33%) NetWare
15 3 (1.33%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.88%) Android
17 1 (0.44%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (10.18%) ITIL
1 23 (10.18%) Migration
2 18 (7.96%) Change Management
2 18 (7.96%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (6.19%) SOA
4 13 (5.75%) Unit Testing
5 12 (5.31%) E-business
5 12 (5.31%) Configuration Management
5 12 (5.31%) OO
6 11 (4.87%) Quality Management
6 11 (4.87%) ITIL V2
6 11 (4.87%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (4.42%) Change Control
7 10 (4.42%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (3.98%) Project Management
8 9 (3.98%) Incident Management
9 8 (3.54%) Low Latency
9 8 (3.54%) Problem Management
9 8 (3.54%) MVC
10 7 (3.10%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 140 (61.95%) Perl
2 103 (45.58%) Shell Script
2 103 (45.58%) Bash Shell
3 87 (38.50%) SQL
4 60 (26.55%) Java
5 38 (16.81%) PL/SQL
6 37 (16.37%) Python
7 29 (12.83%) C
8 28 (12.39%) C-shell
9 20 (8.85%) PHP
9 20 (8.85%) T-SQL
10 19 (8.41%) Jython
11 17 (7.52%) C++
12 16 (7.08%) Bourne shell
13 15 (6.64%) AWK
14 11 (4.87%) JavaScript
14 11 (4.87%) VB
15 9 (3.98%) SQR
15 9 (3.98%) PowerShell
16 8 (3.54%) sed
Qualifications
1 16 (7.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (5.31%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.10%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.21%) CCA
4 5 (2.21%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (2.21%) MCSE
4 5 (2.21%) HNC
5 3 (1.33%) Degree
6 2 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (0.88%) RHCT
6 2 (0.88%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.88%) RHCE
7 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.44%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.33%) QA
2 2 (0.88%) COBIT
3 1 (0.44%) SLA
3 1 (0.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 31 (13.72%) NFS
2 28 (12.39%) Active Directory
3 22 (9.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (7.52%) Oracle RAC
5 16 (7.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 12 (5.31%) Oracle RMAN
7 7 (3.10%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 6 (2.65%) Xen
9 5 (2.21%) OpenSSH
10 4 (1.77%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 3 (1.33%) Squid
11 3 (1.33%) KVM
11 3 (1.33%) GPFS
11 3 (1.33%) Dovecot
11 3 (1.33%) Sendmail
12 2 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.88%) Hyper-V
12 2 (0.88%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.88%) Firmware
13 1 (0.44%) Samba
Systems Management
1 24 (10.62%) Puppet
2 22 (9.73%) Tivoli
3 17 (7.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 13 (5.75%) Nagios
5 11 (4.87%) NetBackup
6 9 (3.98%) Data Guard
7 8 (3.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 6 (2.65%) CA Wily
8 6 (2.65%) Cobbler
9 3 (1.33%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.88%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.88%) nmon
10 2 (0.88%) SCOM
10 2 (0.88%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 2 (0.88%) Control-M
10 2 (0.88%) OpenView
11 1 (0.44%) Netcool
11 1 (0.44%) Netcool/OMNIbus
11 1 (0.44%) Legato
Vendors
1 110 (48.67%) Oracle
2 78 (34.51%) Red Hat
3 47 (20.80%) IBM
4 40 (17.70%) HP
5 33 (14.60%) VMware
6 29 (12.83%) Sun
7 24 (10.62%) Sybase
8 22 (9.73%) EMC
8 22 (9.73%) JBoss
9 19 (8.41%) Microsoft
10 16 (7.08%) Veritas
11 9 (3.98%) Citrix
12 8 (3.54%) Isilon
13 7 (3.10%) Trayport
14 6 (2.65%) MarketAxess
15 5 (2.21%) Cisco
15 5 (2.21%) Dell
15 5 (2.21%) SAP
16 4 (1.77%) 3PAR
16 4 (1.77%) Compaq
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