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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Korn shell (ksh)
Rank 486 436 456
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +20
Contract jobs citing Korn 103 127 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.25% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.51% 0.65% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 48 69
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £350 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £618
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £425 £318
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +33.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
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% -
Programming Languages Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
20259 19499 20772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 37.09% 38.13% 35.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 12962 12072 12402
Average daily rate £388 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 414 559 791
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.72 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00

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 29 July 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
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 July 2014.

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 July 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 -34 89 £425 - 18
South East -17 39 £388 +7.63% 5
London -24 38 £525 +16.66% 12
Hampshire +1 28 £406 -4.41% 1
City of London +14 11 £463 -5.12% 7
East of England -23 5 £225 - 1
Scotland -27 5 £425 -10.52%
Cambridgeshire - 5 £225 -
Berkshire -16 4 £295 -15.71% 3
Surrey +1 3 £375 - 1
Glasgow -6 3 £425 -
West Midlands -11 1 £338 -
South Coast - - - -
Torfaen - - - -
Gloucester - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Knutsford - - - -
Liverpool - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Brentwood - - - -
Cwmbran - - - -
Dunstable - - - - 1
Luton - - - -
Newport - - - - 1
Portsmouth - - - -
Reading - - - - 2
Rickmansworth - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Taunton - - - -
Tewkesbury - - - -

Korn
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 152 (68.78%) UNIX
2 128 (57.92%) Perl
3 113 (51.13%) Oracle
4 112 (50.68%) Shell Script
5 108 (48.87%) Linux
6 94 (42.53%) Bash Shell
7 82 (37.10%) Solaris
7 82 (37.10%) SQL
8 66 (29.86%) Red Hat
9 65 (29.41%) IBM
10 55 (24.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 54 (24.43%) Windows
12 48 (21.72%) WebLogic
12 48 (21.72%) SAN
13 47 (21.27%) Finance
14 46 (20.81%) AIX
15 44 (19.91%) WebSphere
16 43 (19.46%) XML
16 43 (19.46%) Apache
16 43 (19.46%) Java
17 38 (17.19%) PL/SQL
18 34 (15.38%) Tivoli
18 34 (15.38%) Sun
18 34 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
19 33 (14.93%) Web Services
19 33 (14.93%) Middleware
20 32 (14.48%) Oracle Forms
21 31 (14.03%) Banking
22 30 (13.57%) Python
23 29 (13.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager

Korn
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (21.72%) WebLogic
2 44 (19.91%) WebSphere
3 43 (19.46%) Apache
4 25 (11.31%) Tomcat
5 23 (10.41%) WebSphere Application Server
6 15 (6.79%) IIS
7 14 (6.33%) CICS
8 5 (2.26%) AquaLogic
8 5 (2.26%) Oracle Service Bus
9 3 (1.36%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (1.36%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.36%) Documentum
10 2 (0.90%) Tuxedo
10 2 (0.90%) MQSeries
10 2 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.45%) Confluence
11 1 (0.45%) PowerExchange
11 1 (0.45%) SAS
11 1 (0.45%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (2.26%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (1.81%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.36%) MS Office
4 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 25 (11.31%) Oracle Applications
2 20 (9.05%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (5.43%) Maximo
4 4 (1.81%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.90%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.90%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (0.90%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.90%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (0.90%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 2 (0.90%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 2 (0.90%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 2 (0.90%) Oracle FAH
6 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.90%) SaaS
2 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 48 (21.72%) SAN
2 21 (9.50%) Firewall
2 21 (9.50%) LDAP
3 16 (7.24%) DNS
4 14 (6.33%) SSH
5 13 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
5 13 (5.88%) FTP
6 12 (5.43%) HTTP
6 12 (5.43%) SSL
6 12 (5.43%) NAS
7 11 (4.98%) TCP/IP
8 10 (4.52%) HTTPS
9 9 (4.07%) OpenLDAP
10 8 (3.62%) LAN
10 8 (3.62%) WAN
11 6 (2.71%) DMZ
12 5 (2.26%) iSCSI
13 4 (1.81%) Cisco IOS
14 3 (1.36%) IMAP
14 3 (1.36%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (12.67%) Oracle Discoverer
1 28 (12.67%) Oracle Database
2 20 (9.05%) Oracle BI EE
3 18 (8.14%) Relational Database
4 17 (7.69%) SQL Server
5 16 (7.24%) SQLPlus
6 14 (6.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 11 (4.98%) Oracle Database 11g
8 10 (4.52%) MySQL
9 9 (4.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (4.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (4.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (3.62%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (2.26%) DB2
11 5 (2.26%) KDB
12 3 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (1.36%) Oracle Database 12c
12 3 (1.36%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 3 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (1.36%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 32 (14.48%) Oracle Forms
2 12 (5.43%) Maven
3 10 (4.52%) JUnit
4 8 (3.62%) Toad
4 8 (3.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 7 (3.17%) Introscope
6 6 (2.71%) JIRA
6 6 (2.71%) Subversion
7 4 (1.81%) Git (software)
7 4 (1.81%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.36%) SoapUI
8 3 (1.36%) Mockito
8 3 (1.36%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.36%) Ant
8 3 (1.36%) CruiseControl
8 3 (1.36%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.36%) IntelliJ
9 2 (0.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.90%) ClearCase
9 2 (0.90%) JMeter
General
1 47 (21.27%) Finance
2 31 (14.03%) Banking
3 20 (9.05%) Investment Banking
4 8 (3.62%) Back Office
5 6 (2.71%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.26%) Marketing
7 4 (1.81%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.36%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.36%) Retail
9 2 (0.90%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.90%) German Language
10 1 (0.45%) Electronics
10 1 (0.45%) Military
10 1 (0.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 44 (19.91%) Administrator
2 39 (17.65%) Analyst
3 38 (17.19%) DBA
4 33 (14.93%) Developer
5 32 (14.48%) Systems Administrator
6 31 (14.03%) Oracle DBA
7 19 (8.60%) Oracle Applications DBA
8 17 (7.69%) UNIX Administrator
8 17 (7.69%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 12 (5.43%) Support Analyst
9 12 (5.43%) Java Developer
10 11 (4.98%) WebSphere Administrator
11 10 (4.52%) UNIX Engineer
11 10 (4.52%) Applications Support
12 9 (4.07%) Linux Engineer
13 8 (3.62%) Senior Analyst
13 8 (3.62%) Consultant
13 8 (3.62%) SQL DBA
14 7 (3.17%) Applications Support Analyst
14 7 (3.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (19.46%) XML
2 33 (14.93%) Web Services
2 33 (14.93%) Middleware
3 18 (8.14%) J2EE
4 14 (6.33%) SOAP
5 11 (4.98%) WebSphere MQ
5 11 (4.98%) Hibernate
5 11 (4.98%) Spring
6 10 (4.52%) JDBC
6 10 (4.52%) HTML
7 8 (3.62%) JMS
8 7 (3.17%) .NET
9 6 (2.71%) JSON
10 5 (2.26%) jQuery
10 5 (2.26%) JPA
10 5 (2.26%) Apache CXF
10 5 (2.26%) JNDI
10 5 (2.26%) JSP
10 5 (2.26%) CSS
10 5 (2.26%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.79%) Clustering
1 15 (6.79%) Replication
2 8 (3.62%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.17%) Credit Risk
3 7 (3.17%) Fixed Income
4 5 (2.26%) HACMP
5 4 (1.81%) Client/Server
5 4 (1.81%) Open Source
6 3 (1.36%) Equities
7 2 (0.90%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.90%) LPAR
8 1 (0.45%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.45%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.45%) Wiki
8 1 (0.45%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (0.45%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.45%) Derivative
8 1 (0.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.45%) DTV
8 1 (0.45%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 152 (68.78%) UNIX
2 108 (48.87%) Linux
3 82 (37.10%) Solaris
4 55 (24.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 54 (24.43%) Windows
6 46 (20.81%) AIX
7 14 (6.33%) Apple iOS
8 10 (4.52%) HPUX
8 10 (4.52%) Windows XP
9 7 (3.17%) SUSE
10 6 (2.71%) Debian
10 6 (2.71%) Oracle Linux
11 5 (2.26%) NetWare
12 4 (1.81%) Ubuntu
12 4 (1.81%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (1.36%) Windows 7
13 3 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.90%) Android
15 1 (0.45%) OpenSolaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (12.22%) SOA
3 25 (11.31%) Service Delivery
3 25 (11.31%) E-business
4 21 (9.50%) ITIL
5 16 (7.24%) ERP
6 14 (6.33%) BCP
6 14 (6.33%) Migration
7 13 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (5.43%) Unit Testing
9 10 (4.52%) Change Management
10 9 (4.07%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (3.62%) Incident Management
12 7 (3.17%) Business Continuity
12 7 (3.17%) Business Continuity Planning
12 7 (3.17%) Root Cause Analysis
13 6 (2.71%) Electronic Trading
13 6 (2.71%) Release Management
13 6 (2.71%) High Availability
13 6 (2.71%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 128 (57.92%) Perl
2 112 (50.68%) Shell Script
3 94 (42.53%) Bash Shell
4 82 (37.10%) SQL
5 43 (19.46%) Java
6 38 (17.19%) PL/SQL
7 30 (13.57%) Python
8 21 (9.50%) C
9 18 (8.14%) C++
10 15 (6.79%) T-SQL
11 14 (6.33%) AWK
11 14 (6.33%) Bourne shell
12 12 (5.43%) PHP
13 11 (4.98%) C-shell
14 9 (4.07%) JavaScript
15 8 (3.62%) sed
16 6 (2.71%) Jython
17 5 (2.26%) PowerShell
18 4 (1.81%) Groovy
18 4 (1.81%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (4.52%) SC Cleared
1 10 (4.52%) Security Cleared
2 4 (1.81%) Degree
3 2 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (0.90%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.45%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.62%) SLA
2 5 (2.26%) QA
3 2 (0.90%) COBIT
4 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (7.24%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 16 (7.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (6.79%) NFS
3 14 (6.33%) Oracle RAC
4 12 (5.43%) Active Directory
5 10 (4.52%) Oracle RMAN
6 8 (3.62%) Xen
7 7 (3.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 7 (3.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 5 (2.26%) Sendmail
8 5 (2.26%) GPFS
9 4 (1.81%) KVM
9 4 (1.81%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (1.81%) Squid
9 4 (1.81%) Hyper-V
10 3 (1.36%) Dovecot
11 2 (0.90%) PowerHA
11 2 (0.90%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.45%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.45%) Snort
Systems Management
1 34 (15.38%) Tivoli
2 29 (13.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 12 (5.43%) Puppet
4 10 (4.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 9 (4.07%) Data Guard
6 6 (2.71%) CA Wily
6 6 (2.71%) Cobbler
7 5 (2.26%) NetBackup
8 4 (1.81%) EMC NetWorker
8 4 (1.81%) SCOM
8 4 (1.81%) HP Data Protector
8 4 (1.81%) Legato
8 4 (1.81%) Nagios
8 4 (1.81%) nmon
9 3 (1.36%) HAProxy
9 3 (1.36%) Control-M
10 2 (0.90%) OpenView
11 1 (0.45%) Netcool
11 1 (0.45%) Netcool/OMNIbus
11 1 (0.45%) Nessus
Vendors
1 113 (51.13%) Oracle
2 66 (29.86%) Red Hat
3 65 (29.41%) IBM
4 34 (15.38%) Sun
5 26 (11.76%) HP
5 26 (11.76%) VMware
6 18 (8.14%) Sybase
7 17 (7.69%) EMC
8 15 (6.79%) Veritas
9 9 (4.07%) Microsoft
9 9 (4.07%) JBoss
10 8 (3.62%) Cisco
11 6 (2.71%) Compaq
11 6 (2.71%) Hitachi
12 5 (2.26%) Trayport
13 4 (1.81%) Northgate
13 4 (1.81%) MarketAxess
13 4 (1.81%) Dell
13 4 (1.81%) SAP
14 3 (1.36%) Symantec
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