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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Korn shell (ksh)
Rank 494 478 458
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -20
Contract jobs citing Korn 104 115 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.21% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.50% 0.57% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 58 59
Average daily rate
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£420 £407 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.13% -0.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £310 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £538 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%

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
20749 20208 17661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 37.68% 37.29% 37.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 13773 13342 10903
Average daily rate £400 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 433 466 616
Average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.50 £43.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.45 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.85%

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 28 May 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 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 28 May 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 -9 98 £425 +4.35% 16
London +19 45 £425 -2.29% 10
South East -18 33 £425 +6.25% 5
Hampshire +5 21 £425 +9.67%
City of London +12 11 £450 -14.28% 1
Havant -8 9 £425 +9.67%
East of England +15 7 £275 -26.66%
Milton Keynes +4 6 £375 -
Buckinghamshire +2 6 £375 -
Berkshire +5 5 £500 +19.04% 1
Glasgow -2 5 £350 -
Scotland -3 5 £350 -
Leeds - 5 £385 - 1
Brentwood - 5 £300 -
Yorkshire - 5 £385 - 1
Essex - 5 £300 -
West Yorkshire - 5 £385 - 1
Winchester -4 4 - -
East Midlands - 4 £336 -
Bracknell -5 3 £400 -3.61%
Croydon - 3 £425 -
Manchester - 3 £348 -
Nottingham - 3 £347 -
North West - 3 £348 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £347 -
Canary Wharf - 3 £300 -
Reading - 2 £500 -
Surrey +13 1 - -
South West +8 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 - -

Korn
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 136 (67.66%) UNIX
2 113 (56.22%) Linux
3 108 (53.73%) Perl
4 102 (50.75%) Oracle
4 102 (50.75%) Shell Script
5 86 (42.79%) Bash Shell
6 77 (38.31%) SQL
7 63 (31.34%) Solaris
8 57 (28.36%) Windows
9 56 (27.86%) AIX
9 56 (27.86%) Red Hat
10 55 (27.36%) Finance
11 54 (26.87%) Relational Database
12 46 (22.89%) Banking
12 46 (22.89%) SAN
13 45 (22.39%) IBM
13 45 (22.39%) VMware
14 39 (19.40%) Clustering
14 39 (19.40%) Python
15 38 (18.91%) SQL Server
15 38 (18.91%) RDBMS
15 38 (18.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 35 (17.41%) Oracle Database
17 34 (16.92%) Java
18 33 (16.42%) Sybase
19 30 (14.93%) Investment Banking
20 28 (13.93%) C++
20 28 (13.93%) Oracle Database 11g
21 26 (12.94%) PL/SQL
22 25 (12.44%) Veritas

Korn
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (11.94%) WebSphere
2 18 (8.96%) WebLogic
3 13 (6.47%) Tomcat
4 11 (5.47%) JBoss
5 9 (4.48%) OpenStack
6 7 (3.48%) Apache
7 6 (2.99%) Cloud Foundry
7 6 (2.99%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (2.49%) IIS
8 5 (2.49%) GlassFish
9 4 (1.99%) MediaWiki
9 4 (1.99%) Oracle Application Server
10 3 (1.49%) iPlanet
10 3 (1.49%) SharePoint
10 3 (1.49%) Confluence
11 2 (1.00%) Xceptor
11 2 (1.00%) MQSeries
11 2 (1.00%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.50%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 17 (8.46%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.48%) MS Office
3 2 (1.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (3.48%) Maximo
2 6 (2.99%) BusinessWorks
3 4 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.99%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (1.49%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (1.00%) Markit EDM
5 2 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (1.00%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.50%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.48%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.99%) Heroku
2 6 (2.99%) Engine Yard
3 5 (2.49%) IBM SmartCloud
4 4 (1.99%) SaaS
5 2 (1.00%) PaaS
6 1 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.50%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 46 (22.89%) SAN
2 23 (11.44%) TCP/IP
3 19 (9.45%) Firewall
4 18 (8.96%) Fibre Channel
5 17 (8.46%) DNS
6 15 (7.46%) VLAN
7 13 (6.47%) NAS
8 12 (5.97%) WAN
8 12 (5.97%) SSL
9 9 (4.48%) LAN
10 8 (3.98%) HTTP
11 7 (3.48%) SSH
11 7 (3.48%) LDAP
12 4 (1.99%) FTP
13 3 (1.49%) HTTPS
13 3 (1.49%) iSCSI
13 3 (1.49%) FCoE
14 2 (1.00%) Internet
15 1 (0.50%) RTP
15 1 (0.50%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (26.87%) Relational Database
2 38 (18.91%) SQL Server
2 38 (18.91%) RDBMS
3 35 (17.41%) Oracle Database
4 28 (13.93%) Oracle Database 11g
5 23 (11.44%) DB2
6 18 (8.96%) NoSQL
7 13 (6.47%) Oracle Reports
8 12 (5.97%) MongoDB
8 12 (5.97%) Apache Cassandra
8 12 (5.97%) MySQL
9 11 (5.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (5.47%) Oracle Database 12c
10 9 (4.48%) Oracle Database 10g
10 9 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (3.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 7 (3.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (3.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (2.49%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 21 (10.45%) Subversion
2 19 (9.45%) JIRA
3 15 (7.46%) Jenkins
4 5 (2.49%) Maven
5 4 (1.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (1.99%) JUnit
5 4 (1.99%) Toad
5 4 (1.99%) Introscope
6 3 (1.49%) ClearQuest
6 3 (1.49%) Ant
6 3 (1.49%) ClearCase
6 3 (1.49%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.49%) Gerrit
7 2 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.00%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.50%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.50%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.50%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.50%) Hudson
General
1 55 (27.36%) Finance
2 46 (22.89%) Banking
3 30 (14.93%) Investment Banking
4 8 (3.98%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.49%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.49%) Retail
6 4 (1.99%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.49%) Legal
8 2 (1.00%) Front Office
8 2 (1.00%) Back Office
9 1 (0.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 40 (19.90%) Administrator
2 37 (18.41%) Analyst
3 29 (14.43%) Developer
4 24 (11.94%) DBA
4 24 (11.94%) Support Analyst
5 19 (9.45%) Oracle DBA
6 16 (7.96%) Systems Administrator
7 15 (7.46%) DevOps Engineer
8 14 (6.97%) Applications Support
9 13 (6.47%) SQL DBA
10 12 (5.97%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 12 (5.97%) UNIX Administrator
10 12 (5.97%) UNIX Systems Administrator
11 11 (5.47%) Applications Support Analyst
11 11 (5.47%) C++ Developer
12 9 (4.48%) Senior Developer
13 8 (3.98%) SQL Server DBA
14 7 (3.48%) Software Engineer
14 7 (3.48%) Senior C++ Developer
14 7 (3.48%) Equity Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (8.96%) Web Services
2 17 (8.46%) FIX Protocol
3 12 (5.97%) MCollective
4 11 (5.47%) CGI
4 11 (5.47%) J2EE
5 9 (4.48%) Middleware
6 7 (3.48%) WebSphere MQ
6 7 (3.48%) XML
7 6 (2.99%) Moose
7 6 (2.99%) TIBCO EMS
7 6 (2.99%) SOAP
7 6 (2.99%) Spring
8 5 (2.49%) JDBC
8 5 (2.49%) JMS
9 4 (1.99%) JNDI
10 2 (1.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 1 (0.50%) Hibernate
11 1 (0.50%) XML Messaging
11 1 (0.50%) JMX
11 1 (0.50%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 39 (19.40%) Clustering
2 14 (6.97%) Data Centre
3 12 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.97%) Device Driver
4 10 (4.98%) Credit Risk
4 10 (4.98%) Computer Science
5 9 (4.48%) Fixed Income
6 8 (3.98%) HACMP
7 5 (2.49%) Derivative
8 4 (1.99%) Equities
8 4 (1.99%) Grid Computing
8 4 (1.99%) Replication
9 3 (1.49%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.49%) SWIFT
9 3 (1.49%) Market Risk
10 2 (1.00%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.00%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.50%) Streaming Video
11 1 (0.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.50%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 136 (67.66%) UNIX
2 113 (56.22%) Linux
3 63 (31.34%) Solaris
4 57 (28.36%) Windows
5 56 (27.86%) AIX
6 38 (18.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 21 (10.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (7.46%) HPUX
8 15 (7.46%) Ubuntu
9 14 (6.97%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (5.97%) CentOS
11 10 (4.98%) SUSE
12 8 (3.98%) NetWare
13 5 (2.49%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (1.99%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.50%) Debian
15 1 (0.50%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (11.44%) ITIL
2 21 (10.45%) Performance Tuning
3 18 (8.96%) Load Balancing
4 17 (8.46%) Migration
5 15 (7.46%) DevOps
6 14 (6.97%) Multithreading
7 13 (6.47%) High Availability
8 12 (5.97%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (4.98%) Low Latency
9 10 (4.98%) Release Management
9 10 (4.98%) Service Management
10 9 (4.48%) Workflow
10 9 (4.48%) Software Engineering
10 9 (4.48%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (3.48%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (3.48%) ETL
11 7 (3.48%) OO
11 7 (3.48%) Unit Testing
11 7 (3.48%) Database Mirroring
12 6 (2.99%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 108 (53.73%) Perl
2 102 (50.75%) Shell Script
3 86 (42.79%) Bash Shell
4 77 (38.31%) SQL
5 39 (19.40%) Python
6 34 (16.92%) Java
7 28 (13.93%) C++
8 26 (12.94%) PL/SQL
9 21 (10.45%) C
10 16 (7.96%) T-SQL
11 13 (6.47%) PowerShell
11 13 (6.47%) C-shell
11 13 (6.47%) Ruby
12 8 (3.98%) Jython
13 5 (2.49%) AWK
14 4 (1.99%) sed
14 4 (1.99%) C#
15 3 (1.49%) VBScript
15 3 (1.49%) VB
16 2 (1.00%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 12 (5.97%) Degree
2 6 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.49%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.49%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.98%) QA
2 4 (1.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (11.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (8.46%) Oracle Clusterware
3 16 (7.96%) Oracle RAC
4 10 (4.98%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 10 (4.98%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 9 (4.48%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 9 (4.48%) GPFS
6 8 (3.98%) Hyper-V
6 8 (3.98%) NFS
7 7 (3.48%) vSphere
8 5 (2.49%) Samba
9 4 (1.99%) vCloud
10 3 (1.49%) LiteSpeed
10 3 (1.49%) KVM
11 2 (1.00%) Active Directory
12 1 (0.50%) Firmware
12 1 (0.50%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.50%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 21 (10.45%) Puppet
2 20 (9.95%) Tivoli
3 18 (8.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 14 (6.97%) Oracle RMAN
5 12 (5.97%) Cobbler
6 11 (5.47%) Data Guard
7 10 (4.98%) NetBackup
8 8 (3.98%) Control-M
9 6 (2.99%) collectd
9 6 (2.99%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 6 (2.99%) Nagios
10 4 (1.99%) Oracle Flashback
10 4 (1.99%) CA Wily
11 3 (1.49%) Red Hat Satellite
12 2 (1.00%) BladeLogic
12 2 (1.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 2 (1.00%) yum
12 2 (1.00%) OpenView
13 1 (0.50%) Tivoli Monitoring
13 1 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 102 (50.75%) Oracle
2 56 (27.86%) Red Hat
3 45 (22.39%) IBM
3 45 (22.39%) VMware
4 33 (16.42%) Sybase
5 25 (12.44%) Veritas
6 21 (10.45%) Sun
6 21 (10.45%) HP
7 16 (7.96%) Microsoft
8 15 (7.46%) Cisco
8 15 (7.46%) EMC
9 12 (5.97%) CommVault
10 11 (5.47%) StorageTek
11 7 (3.48%) Compaq
11 7 (3.48%) Hitachi
12 6 (2.99%) TIBCO
12 6 (2.99%) Remedy
13 5 (2.49%) NetApp
14 4 (1.99%) 3PAR
14 4 (1.99%) Business Objects
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