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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Korn shell (ksh)
Rank 473 457 433
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -24
Contract jobs citing Korn 140 121 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.24% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.66% 0.62% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 56 86
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £334 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £500 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 £23.57 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.49% -41.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £23.57 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+48.49% -41.07%

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
21290 19469 19108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 37.44% 38.16% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 14414 12467 11536
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 417 553 710
Average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £14.07 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 27 November 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 +15 126 £388 -3.18% 13
London +13 66 £420 -9.18% 5
South East -37 36 £388 +8.77% 4
Hampshire -32 17 £425 +19.29%
Berkshire -13 12 £300 -20.00% 3
East of England -5 9 £375 -7.40% 2
City of London +17 7 £523 +10.00% 3
Reading +4 7 £300 -25.92% 1
Cambridgeshire - 7 - -
Feltham - 7 £272 -
South West -33 6 £375 -7.40%
Wales - 6 £375 - 1
South Wales - 6 £375 - 1
West Midlands -11 5 £349 +25.67% 1
Basingstoke -1 4 £425 -
Dorset - 4 £375 -
Poole - 4 £375 -
Middlesex - 4 £281 -
Scotland -12 3 £413 +18.27%
Hertfordshire -9 2 £375 -7.40% 1
Watford - 2 £375 -
Birmingham - 2 £349 -
Edinburgh -12 1 £375 +11.94%
Rickmansworth - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Essex - - - -
Coventry - - - -
Cwmbran - - - -
Dunstable - - - -
Leicester - - - -

Korn
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 168 (66.40%) UNIX
2 151 (59.68%) Linux
3 140 (55.34%) Perl
4 129 (50.99%) Shell Script
5 127 (50.20%) Oracle
6 103 (40.71%) Bash Shell
7 98 (38.74%) SQL
8 90 (35.57%) Windows
9 84 (33.20%) Red Hat
10 72 (28.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 62 (24.51%) Finance
12 54 (21.34%) Banking
13 52 (20.55%) Solaris
13 52 (20.55%) Java
14 51 (20.16%) AIX
15 48 (18.97%) Migration
16 47 (18.58%) PL/SQL
17 46 (18.18%) VMware
18 43 (17.00%) IBM
19 42 (16.60%) SAN
20 41 (16.21%) SQL Server
21 39 (15.42%) DNS
22 38 (15.02%) Web Services
23 36 (14.23%) Firewall
23 36 (14.23%) Apache
24 35 (13.83%) Sun
24 35 (13.83%) Clustering
25 34 (13.44%) WebLogic
26 33 (13.04%) HP
26 33 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008

Korn
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 36 (14.23%) Apache
2 34 (13.44%) WebLogic
3 30 (11.86%) WebSphere
4 26 (10.28%) SharePoint
4 26 (10.28%) Tomcat
5 20 (7.91%) JBoss
6 11 (4.35%) IIS
7 10 (3.95%) WebSphere Application Server
8 9 (3.56%) IBM HTTP Server
9 8 (3.16%) OpenStack
9 8 (3.16%) Cloud Foundry
9 8 (3.16%) Documentum
10 7 (2.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 4 (1.58%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (1.58%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (1.19%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.79%) CMS
14 1 (0.40%) PowerExchange
14 1 (0.40%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 22 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.74%) MS Office
3 8 (3.16%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (3.16%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (2.77%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.37%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (2.37%) Oracle Applications
1 6 (2.37%) Maximo
2 4 (1.58%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.19%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.79%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.79%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (0.79%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 2 (0.79%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 2 (0.79%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 2 (0.79%) Oracle FAH
4 2 (0.79%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (0.79%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.40%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.16%) PaaS
1 8 (3.16%) Heroku
1 8 (3.16%) Engine Yard
1 8 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.58%) SaaS
3 1 (0.40%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 42 (16.60%) SAN
2 39 (15.42%) DNS
3 36 (14.23%) Firewall
4 24 (9.49%) SSH
4 24 (9.49%) HTTPS
5 21 (8.30%) NAS
6 18 (7.11%) TCP/IP
6 18 (7.11%) FTP
7 16 (6.32%) SSL
8 15 (5.93%) DMZ
9 10 (3.95%) HTTP
10 9 (3.56%) DHCP
10 9 (3.56%) LDAP
10 9 (3.56%) VLAN
11 7 (2.77%) Fibre Channel
12 6 (2.37%) OpenLDAP
13 5 (1.98%) WAN
13 5 (1.98%) PuTTY
14 4 (1.58%) LAN
15 2 (0.79%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (16.21%) SQL Server
2 31 (12.25%) Relational Database
3 30 (11.86%) Oracle Database
4 22 (8.70%) Oracle Database 10g
5 21 (8.30%) RDBMS
5 21 (8.30%) Oracle Database 11g
6 16 (6.32%) DB2
7 15 (5.93%) SQL Server 2008
8 13 (5.14%) Oracle Reports
9 11 (4.35%) MySQL
9 11 (4.35%) SQLPlus
10 9 (3.56%) NoSQL
10 9 (3.56%) MongoDB
11 8 (3.16%) Apache Cassandra
11 8 (3.16%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (2.77%) Oracle Discoverer
12 7 (2.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (2.37%) Ingres
14 5 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (8.30%) JIRA
2 16 (6.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 15 (5.93%) Subversion
3 15 (5.93%) Jenkins
3 15 (5.93%) Oracle Forms
4 11 (4.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 11 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (3.16%) Toad
6 7 (2.77%) Git (software)
7 6 (2.37%) Mockito
7 6 (2.37%) Maven
7 6 (2.37%) JUnit
8 5 (1.98%) PHPUnit
8 5 (1.98%) GCC
9 2 (0.79%) Rhino Mocks
9 2 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.79%) PowerDesigner
9 2 (0.79%) ERwin
9 2 (0.79%) ClearCase
9 2 (0.79%) Ant
General
1 62 (24.51%) Finance
2 54 (21.34%) Banking
3 29 (11.46%) Investment Banking
4 11 (4.35%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.77%) Front Office
6 6 (2.37%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.37%) Retail
7 4 (1.58%) Back Office
7 4 (1.58%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.19%) German Language
9 2 (0.79%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.40%) Automotive
10 1 (0.40%) Legal
10 1 (0.40%) Advertising
10 1 (0.40%) International Banking
10 1 (0.40%) French Language
Job Titles
1 42 (16.60%) Administrator
2 41 (16.21%) Analyst
3 38 (15.02%) Developer
4 34 (13.44%) Applications Support
5 33 (13.04%) DBA
6 27 (10.67%) Oracle DBA
7 26 (10.28%) Systems Administrator
8 24 (9.49%) UNIX Administrator
9 21 (8.30%) Support Analyst
10 20 (7.91%) UNIX Systems Administrator
11 19 (7.51%) Linux Engineer
12 18 (7.11%) Consultant
13 16 (6.32%) Java Developer
13 16 (6.32%) Applications Support Analyst
14 10 (3.95%) UNIX Engineer
15 9 (3.56%) Systems Engineer
16 8 (3.16%) Middleware Engineer
17 7 (2.77%) Support Engineer
17 7 (2.77%) UNIX Support
17 7 (2.77%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (15.02%) Web Services
2 22 (8.70%) HTML
3 18 (7.11%) JMS
3 18 (7.11%) CSS
4 17 (6.72%) Middleware
5 16 (6.32%) XML
6 15 (5.93%) .NET
7 13 (5.14%) Hibernate
7 13 (5.14%) jQuery
8 11 (4.35%) CGI
9 10 (3.95%) FIX Protocol
10 9 (3.56%) WebSphere MQ
11 8 (3.16%) MCollective
11 8 (3.16%) Spring
12 7 (2.77%) JDBC
12 7 (2.77%) Java EE
13 6 (2.37%) Laravel
13 6 (2.37%) Spring Integration
13 6 (2.37%) J2EE
14 5 (1.98%) DAO
Miscellaneous
1 35 (13.83%) Clustering
2 24 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.14%) Replication
4 11 (4.35%) Wiki
5 9 (3.56%) Thin Client
5 9 (3.56%) Fat Client
5 9 (3.56%) Symmetrix DMX
5 9 (3.56%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.56%) Derivative
6 8 (3.16%) Credit Risk
6 8 (3.16%) Device Driver
7 6 (2.37%) Equities
8 5 (1.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (1.98%) N-Tier
8 5 (1.98%) IVR
8 5 (1.98%) Fixed Income
8 5 (1.98%) HACMP
9 3 (1.19%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.79%) Market Risk
10 2 (0.79%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 168 (66.40%) UNIX
2 151 (59.68%) Linux
3 90 (35.57%) Windows
4 72 (28.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 52 (20.55%) Solaris
6 51 (20.16%) AIX
7 33 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (5.93%) HPUX
8 15 (5.93%) SUSE
9 14 (5.53%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (4.35%) CentOS
11 10 (3.95%) Ubuntu
11 10 (3.95%) Windows 7
12 7 (2.77%) VMS
13 6 (2.37%) Windows XP
14 4 (1.58%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 4 (1.58%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (1.19%) NetWare
16 2 (0.79%) Debian
17 1 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (18.97%) Migration
2 24 (9.49%) Unit Testing
2 24 (9.49%) ITIL
3 19 (7.51%) Change Management
4 18 (7.11%) Performance Tuning
5 16 (6.32%) Change Control
6 15 (5.93%) OO
7 13 (5.14%) DevOps
8 12 (4.74%) Configuration Management
8 12 (4.74%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (4.35%) Quality Management
9 11 (4.35%) Service Delivery
9 11 (4.35%) Validation
9 11 (4.35%) Release Management
9 11 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
9 11 (4.35%) ITIL V2
10 9 (3.56%) SOA
10 9 (3.56%) Business Analysis
11 8 (3.16%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (3.16%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 140 (55.34%) Perl
2 129 (50.99%) Shell Script
3 103 (40.71%) Bash Shell
4 98 (38.74%) SQL
5 52 (20.55%) Java
6 47 (18.58%) PL/SQL
7 29 (11.46%) Python
8 28 (11.07%) C
9 24 (9.49%) C-shell
10 22 (8.70%) T-SQL
11 21 (8.30%) JavaScript
12 19 (7.51%) AWK
13 18 (7.11%) sed
13 18 (7.11%) Bourne shell
14 16 (6.32%) Jython
14 16 (6.32%) C++
15 13 (5.14%) PHP
16 11 (4.35%) Ruby
17 10 (3.95%) VB
18 8 (3.16%) SQR
Qualifications
1 17 (6.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (5.14%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.37%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.37%) MCSE
3 6 (2.37%) HNC
3 6 (2.37%) CCA
3 6 (2.37%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (1.98%) Degree
5 3 (1.19%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.79%) RHCSA
6 2 (0.79%) RHCT
6 2 (0.79%) RHCE
6 2 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.35%) SLA
2 10 (3.95%) QA
3 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
System Software
1 28 (11.07%) NFS
2 25 (9.88%) Active Directory
3 23 (9.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 21 (8.30%) Oracle RMAN
5 18 (7.11%) Oracle RAC
6 16 (6.32%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (3.95%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 6 (2.37%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 5 (1.98%) OpenSSH
9 5 (1.98%) GPFS
10 3 (1.19%) Samba
10 3 (1.19%) PowerHA
11 2 (0.79%) Hyper-V
11 2 (0.79%) Firmware
11 2 (0.79%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.40%) Tivoli Directory Server
12 1 (0.40%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 25 (9.88%) Puppet
2 20 (7.91%) Nagios
3 14 (5.53%) Tivoli
3 14 (5.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 13 (5.14%) NetBackup
5 12 (4.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 11 (4.35%) Data Guard
7 8 (3.16%) Cobbler
7 8 (3.16%) collectd
8 3 (1.19%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 2 (0.79%) YaST
9 2 (0.79%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 2 (0.79%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.79%) Control-M
10 1 (0.40%) Legato
10 1 (0.40%) Zenoss
10 1 (0.40%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.40%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 127 (50.20%) Oracle
2 84 (33.20%) Red Hat
3 46 (18.18%) VMware
4 43 (17.00%) IBM
5 35 (13.83%) Sun
6 33 (13.04%) HP
7 32 (12.65%) Sybase
8 26 (10.28%) EMC
9 25 (9.88%) Microsoft
10 24 (9.49%) Veritas
11 9 (3.56%) Citrix
11 9 (3.56%) Isilon
12 8 (3.16%) Remedy
13 7 (2.77%) Trayport
14 6 (2.37%) MarketAxess
14 6 (2.37%) Symantec
14 6 (2.37%) Business Objects
15 5 (1.98%) SAP
15 5 (1.98%) 3PAR
16 4 (1.58%) Alias
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