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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Korn shell (ksh)
Rank 488 526 509
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -17
Contract jobs citing Korn 152 109 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.20% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.71% 0.52% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 72 64
Average daily rate £380 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +2.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £316 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £573 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £362 £375 £381
% change year-on-year
-3.60% -1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Average hourly rate £36.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 - £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
21317 20804 20291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 38.16% 37.32% 37.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 14639 13526 13204
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 469 433 475
Average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -0.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £19.50 £18.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 29 April 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Korn within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Korn Hourly Rate Histogram 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 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -3 116 £380 -13.63% 16
London -8 54 £439 -2.39% 13
Scotland +10 33 £320 -8.57% 1
South East -16 30 £380 -7.87% 1
North East -10 20 £320 - 1
Tyne and Wear -15 19 £320 -
Newcastle upon Tyne -17 19 £320 -
Erskine - 18 £320 -
Renfrewshire - 18 £320 - 1
Hampshire -3 14 £380 -12.13%
Havant +17 11 £380 -5.00%
Surrey -6 9 £425 +29.77%
Edinburgh - 8 - -
City of London +36 7 £500 +11.11% 1
North West -7 5 £425 +22.30%
Camberley - 5 £425 -
Buckinghamshire +11 4 £363 -14.70%
Glasgow +4 4 - -
Milton Keynes -2 4 £363 -14.70%
Manchester -6 4 £425 +22.30%
West Midlands - 4 £350 -
Berkshire +8 3 £215 -46.25%
South Wales - 3 - - 1
Cardiff - 3 - -
Wales - 3 - - 1
Reading - 2 £215 -
Guildford - 2 £475 -
Woking - 2 £425 -
East of England +4 1 £338 +22.72%
South West 0 1 £300 - 1

Korn
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 180 (75.63%) Linux
2 162 (68.07%) Unix
3 153 (64.29%) Perl
4 129 (54.20%) Shell Script
5 124 (52.10%) Bash Shell
6 108 (45.38%) Oracle
7 87 (36.55%) Red Hat
8 86 (36.13%) Solaris
9 77 (32.35%) Java
10 74 (31.09%) SAN
11 70 (29.41%) SQL
12 67 (28.15%) AIX
13 65 (27.31%) Finance
14 64 (26.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 60 (25.21%) Python
16 57 (23.95%) Windows
16 57 (23.95%) Apache
17 53 (22.27%) C++
17 53 (22.27%) ITIL
18 50 (21.01%) IBM
19 49 (20.59%) VMware
19 49 (20.59%) Puppet
20 46 (19.33%) PowerShell
21 45 (18.91%) DNS
22 44 (18.49%) VMware Infrastructure
23 42 (17.65%) Veritas
24 40 (16.81%) Security Cleared
25 39 (16.39%) SQL Server
26 38 (15.97%) Banking
26 38 (15.97%) DevOps

Korn
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 57 (23.95%) Apache
2 34 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 20 (8.40%) Tomcat
3 20 (8.40%) WebSphere Application Server
4 16 (6.72%) OpenStack
4 16 (6.72%) WebLogic
5 14 (5.88%) IIS
6 13 (5.46%) JBoss
7 11 (4.62%) IBM HTTP Server
8 9 (3.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 9 (3.78%) SAS
9 8 (3.36%) Confluence
10 5 (2.10%) iPlanet
10 5 (2.10%) PowerExchange
11 4 (1.68%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.84%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.42%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 21 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.52%) MS Office
3 4 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.84%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 2 (0.84%) Misys Midas
2 1 (0.42%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (10.50%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (9.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (6.72%) PaaS
4 6 (2.52%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (2.52%) SaaS
5 2 (0.84%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.42%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 74 (31.09%) SAN
2 45 (18.91%) DNS
3 36 (15.13%) SSL
3 36 (15.13%) TCP/IP
4 29 (12.18%) iSCSI
5 26 (10.92%) HTTP
6 24 (10.08%) WAN
7 20 (8.40%) SSH
8 19 (7.98%) Firewall
9 16 (6.72%) LDAP
10 12 (5.04%) Fibre Channel
11 10 (4.20%) DHCP
12 9 (3.78%) Internet
13 8 (3.36%) MRTG
14 6 (2.52%) IMAP
14 6 (2.52%) NAS
14 6 (2.52%) OpenLDAP
14 6 (2.52%) SMTP
15 5 (2.10%) VPN
16 4 (1.68%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (16.39%) SQL Server
2 29 (12.18%) Oracle Database
3 21 (8.82%) DB2
4 14 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (5.46%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (4.62%) Relational Database
7 9 (3.78%) Sybase ASE
8 8 (3.36%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (3.36%) RDBMS
9 7 (2.94%) MySQL
10 6 (2.52%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (2.52%) Oracle Database 12c
10 6 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (2.10%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (2.10%) PowerCenter
11 5 (2.10%) Sybase IQ
12 4 (1.68%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 4 (1.68%) Oracle Discoverer
12 4 (1.68%) SQL Navigator
13 3 (1.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 36 (15.13%) Jenkins
2 27 (11.34%) TeamCity
3 17 (7.14%) MSBuild
3 17 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
4 13 (5.46%) JIRA
5 11 (4.62%) Introscope
6 9 (3.78%) Oracle Forms
7 7 (2.94%) Subversion
8 6 (2.52%) Oracle APEX
9 5 (2.10%) Git (software)
9 5 (2.10%) Toad
10 4 (1.68%) JDeveloper
11 3 (1.26%) ClearCase
11 3 (1.26%) PowerBuilder
12 2 (0.84%) Ant
12 2 (0.84%) GitLab
12 2 (0.84%) Jasmine
12 2 (0.84%) JUnit
12 2 (0.84%) ProC
12 2 (0.84%) StarTeam
General
1 65 (27.31%) Finance
2 38 (15.97%) Banking
3 12 (5.04%) Telecoms
4 11 (4.62%) Legal
5 9 (3.78%) Investment Banking
6 7 (2.94%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.26%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.84%) Retail
9 1 (0.42%) Electronics
9 1 (0.42%) French Language
9 1 (0.42%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (14.71%) Consultant
2 32 (13.45%) Administrator
2 32 (13.45%) Unix Engineer
3 28 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
4 24 (10.08%) Systems Engineer
5 18 (7.56%) Architect
6 17 (7.14%) Developer
6 17 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
7 14 (5.88%) Analyst
8 13 (5.46%) DBA
9 12 (5.04%) Linux Administrator
10 10 (4.20%) Unix Administrator
10 10 (4.20%) Unix Linux Engineer
11 9 (3.78%) AIX Engineer
11 9 (3.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (3.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 9 (3.78%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 9 (3.78%) Sybase Consultant
12 8 (3.36%) Cloud Architect
12 8 (3.36%) DevOps Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.72%) Middleware
1 16 (6.72%) WebSphere MQ
2 15 (6.30%) Software Packaging
3 14 (5.88%) J2EE
4 10 (4.20%) Regular Expression
4 10 (4.20%) Web Services
4 10 (4.20%) XML
5 8 (3.36%) JDBC
5 8 (3.36%) SOAP
6 7 (2.94%) IBM Integration Bus
7 6 (2.52%) JNDI
7 6 (2.52%) WCF
8 5 (2.10%) HTML
9 4 (1.68%) LAMP
10 3 (1.26%) POSIX
11 2 (0.84%) .NET
11 2 (0.84%) FIX Protocol
11 2 (0.84%) Moose
11 2 (0.84%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 1 (0.42%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.92%) Clustering
2 17 (7.14%) Replication
3 11 (4.62%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.78%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.52%) EMC Centera
6 5 (2.10%) HACMP
7 4 (1.68%) Market Risk
7 4 (1.68%) User Experience
8 3 (1.26%) LPAR
8 3 (1.26%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.26%) Wiki
9 2 (0.84%) FMCG
9 2 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.84%) Grid Computing
9 2 (0.84%) Symmetrix DMX
10 1 (0.42%) DataPower
10 1 (0.42%) Equities
10 1 (0.42%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.42%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 180 (75.63%) Linux
2 162 (68.07%) Unix
3 86 (36.13%) Solaris
4 67 (28.15%) AIX
5 64 (26.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 57 (23.95%) Windows
7 20 (8.40%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (7.56%) SUSE
8 18 (7.56%) Windows Server
9 16 (6.72%) HPUX
9 16 (6.72%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 15 (6.30%) Windows XP
11 12 (5.04%) CentOS
11 12 (5.04%) Ubuntu
12 11 (4.62%) Debian
13 9 (3.78%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (3.36%) Oracle Linux
15 7 (2.94%) Mac OS
16 4 (1.68%) NetWare
17 1 (0.42%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (22.27%) ITIL
2 38 (15.97%) DevOps
3 37 (15.55%) Performance Tuning
4 30 (12.61%) High Availability
5 29 (12.18%) Configuration Management
6 28 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (11.34%) Migration
8 25 (10.50%) Unit Testing
9 19 (7.98%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (7.56%) Validation
11 17 (7.14%) Service Management
12 12 (5.04%) Open Source
13 11 (4.62%) Release Management
14 10 (4.20%) Process Management
15 8 (3.36%) Disaster Recovery
15 8 (3.36%) Investment Management
15 8 (3.36%) ITIL V3
15 8 (3.36%) Service Delivery
16 7 (2.94%) Data Protection
16 7 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 153 (64.29%) Perl
2 129 (54.20%) Shell Script
3 124 (52.10%) Bash Shell
4 77 (32.35%) Java
5 70 (29.41%) SQL
6 60 (25.21%) Python
7 53 (22.27%) C++
8 46 (19.33%) PowerShell
9 36 (15.13%) Bourne shell
9 36 (15.13%) C-shell
10 30 (12.61%) Ruby
11 28 (11.76%) C
12 25 (10.50%) PL/SQL
13 15 (6.30%) Jython
14 12 (5.04%) PHP
14 12 (5.04%) VBScript
15 10 (4.20%) AWK
16 9 (3.78%) sed
17 3 (1.26%) JCL
17 3 (1.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (16.81%) Security Cleared
2 31 (13.03%) SC Cleared
3 12 (5.04%) Degree
4 7 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.26%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.84%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.42%) CCNP
7 1 (0.42%) CCSP
7 1 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.42%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.10%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.26%) ISO15022
2 3 (1.26%) ISO20022
2 3 (1.26%) QA
System Software
1 44 (18.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (11.34%) Samba
3 20 (8.40%) Docker
4 18 (7.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 16 (6.72%) Veritas File System
6 14 (5.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 13 (5.46%) Oracle Clusterware
8 12 (5.04%) NFS
9 9 (3.78%) Active Directory
9 9 (3.78%) KVM
10 8 (3.36%) iptables
10 8 (3.36%) Sendmail
10 8 (3.36%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (3.36%) vSphere
11 6 (2.52%) Dovecot
11 6 (2.52%) Squid
12 4 (1.68%) GPFS
12 4 (1.68%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 3 (1.26%) Postfix
13 3 (1.26%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 49 (20.59%) Puppet
2 33 (13.87%) Ansible
3 28 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (7.56%) Nagios
5 16 (6.72%) Control-M
6 15 (6.30%) Tivoli
7 12 (5.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 11 (4.62%) CA Wily
9 9 (3.78%) Cacti
9 9 (3.78%) Netcool
9 9 (3.78%) SCOM
10 8 (3.36%) HAProxy
10 8 (3.36%) OpenNebula
10 8 (3.36%) Oracle ZFS
11 7 (2.94%) HP SiteScope
12 5 (2.10%) Foglight
12 5 (2.10%) Legato
12 5 (2.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 5 (2.10%) Oracle RMAN
13 3 (1.26%) systemd
Vendors
1 108 (45.38%) Oracle
2 87 (36.55%) Red Hat
3 50 (21.01%) IBM
4 49 (20.59%) VMware
5 42 (17.65%) Veritas
6 36 (15.13%) HP
7 30 (12.61%) Sybase
8 25 (10.50%) Sun
9 22 (9.24%) Microsoft
10 18 (7.56%) Splunk
11 16 (6.72%) CA
12 13 (5.46%) BMC
12 13 (5.46%) Opsware
13 12 (5.04%) EMC
14 10 (4.20%) Atlassian
14 10 (4.20%) SAP
15 5 (2.10%) Ab Initio
15 5 (2.10%) Informatica
16 4 (1.68%) Cisco
17 3 (1.26%) NetApp
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