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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Korn shell (ksh)
Rank 493 448 472
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +24
Contract jobs citing Korn 100 120 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.24% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.49% 0.62% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 45 73
Average daily rate
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£423 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.58% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £366 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £425 £311
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.87%
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
20247 19436 20658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 37.04% 38.09% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 12959 12021 12339
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 410 571 791
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.80 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.80 £50.00 £45.20
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 25 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 25 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 25 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 -49 87 £435 +2.35% 15
London -15 39 £525 +16.66% 10
South East -13 36 £388 -6.06% 4
Hampshire -8 26 £388 -8.82% 1
City of London +7 11 £463 -5.12% 5
East of England -21 5 £225 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 5 £225 -
Scotland -25 4 £425 -10.52% 1
Surrey -2 3 £375 - 1
Berkshire -15 3 - - 2
Glasgow +2 2 £425 - 1
West Midlands -13 1 £338 -
South Coast - - - -
Torfaen - - - -
Gloucester - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Knutsford - - - -
Liverpool - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Brentwood - - - -
Cwmbran - - - -
Dunstable - - - - 1
Luton - - - -
Newport - - - - 1
Portsmouth - - - -
Reading - - - - 1
Rickmansworth - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Taunton - - - -
Tewkesbury - - - -

Korn
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 150 (69.12%) UNIX
2 126 (58.06%) Perl
3 113 (52.07%) Oracle
4 110 (50.69%) Shell Script
5 106 (48.85%) Linux
6 92 (42.40%) Bash Shell
7 82 (37.79%) Solaris
8 81 (37.33%) SQL
9 66 (30.41%) Red Hat
10 63 (29.03%) IBM
11 55 (25.35%) Windows
11 55 (25.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 48 (22.12%) WebLogic
13 46 (21.20%) Finance
14 45 (20.74%) SAN
15 44 (20.28%) WebSphere
16 43 (19.82%) AIX
16 43 (19.82%) XML
16 43 (19.82%) Apache
17 42 (19.35%) Java
18 38 (17.51%) PL/SQL
19 34 (15.67%) Tivoli
19 34 (15.67%) Sun
19 34 (15.67%) Business Intelligence
20 33 (15.21%) Middleware
20 33 (15.21%) Web Services
21 32 (14.75%) Oracle Forms
22 31 (14.29%) Banking
23 28 (12.90%) Python
23 28 (12.90%) Oracle Discoverer

Korn
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 (22.12%) WebLogic
2 44 (20.28%) WebSphere
3 43 (19.82%) Apache
4 25 (11.52%) Tomcat
5 23 (10.60%) WebSphere Application Server
6 15 (6.91%) IIS
7 14 (6.45%) CICS
8 5 (2.30%) AquaLogic
8 5 (2.30%) Oracle Service Bus
9 3 (1.38%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (1.38%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.38%) Documentum
10 2 (0.92%) Tuxedo
10 2 (0.92%) MQSeries
10 2 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.46%) Confluence
11 1 (0.46%) PowerExchange
11 1 (0.46%) SAS
11 1 (0.46%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (2.30%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (1.84%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.38%) MS Office
4 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 25 (11.52%) Oracle Applications
2 20 (9.22%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (5.53%) Maximo
4 4 (1.84%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.92%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.92%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (0.92%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.92%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (0.92%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 2 (0.92%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 2 (0.92%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 2 (0.92%) Oracle FAH
6 1 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.92%) SaaS
2 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 45 (20.74%) SAN
2 21 (9.68%) LDAP
3 20 (9.22%) Firewall
4 16 (7.37%) DNS
5 14 (6.45%) SSH
6 13 (5.99%) Fibre Channel
6 13 (5.99%) FTP
7 12 (5.53%) HTTP
7 12 (5.53%) SSL
8 11 (5.07%) NAS
9 10 (4.61%) HTTPS
9 10 (4.61%) TCP/IP
10 9 (4.15%) OpenLDAP
11 8 (3.69%) LAN
11 8 (3.69%) WAN
12 6 (2.76%) DMZ
13 5 (2.30%) iSCSI
14 4 (1.84%) Cisco IOS
15 3 (1.38%) IMAP
15 3 (1.38%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (12.90%) Oracle Discoverer
1 28 (12.90%) Oracle Database
2 20 (9.22%) Oracle BI EE
3 18 (8.29%) Relational Database
4 17 (7.83%) SQL Server
5 16 (7.37%) SQLPlus
6 14 (6.45%) Oracle Database 10g
7 11 (5.07%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (4.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (4.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (4.15%) MySQL
8 9 (4.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (3.69%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (2.30%) DB2
10 5 (2.30%) KDB
11 3 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (1.38%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (1.38%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 3 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 32 (14.75%) Oracle Forms
2 12 (5.53%) Maven
3 10 (4.61%) JUnit
4 8 (3.69%) Toad
4 8 (3.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 7 (3.23%) Introscope
6 6 (2.76%) JIRA
6 6 (2.76%) Subversion
7 4 (1.84%) Git (software)
7 4 (1.84%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.38%) SoapUI
8 3 (1.38%) Mockito
8 3 (1.38%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.38%) Ant
8 3 (1.38%) CruiseControl
8 3 (1.38%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.38%) IntelliJ
9 2 (0.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.92%) ClearCase
9 2 (0.92%) JMeter
General
1 46 (21.20%) Finance
2 31 (14.29%) Banking
3 20 (9.22%) Investment Banking
4 8 (3.69%) Back Office
5 6 (2.76%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.30%) Marketing
7 4 (1.84%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.38%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.38%) Retail
9 2 (0.92%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.46%) German Language
10 1 (0.46%) Electronics
10 1 (0.46%) Military
10 1 (0.46%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 41 (18.89%) Administrator
2 39 (17.97%) Analyst
3 38 (17.51%) DBA
4 33 (15.21%) Developer
5 32 (14.75%) Systems Administrator
6 31 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
7 19 (8.76%) Oracle Applications DBA
8 17 (7.83%) UNIX Administrator
8 17 (7.83%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 12 (5.53%) Java Developer
9 12 (5.53%) Support Analyst
10 11 (5.07%) WebSphere Administrator
11 10 (4.61%) Applications Support
12 9 (4.15%) UNIX Engineer
12 9 (4.15%) Linux Engineer
13 8 (3.69%) SQL DBA
13 8 (3.69%) Senior Analyst
13 8 (3.69%) Consultant
14 7 (3.23%) Service Analyst
14 7 (3.23%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (19.82%) XML
2 33 (15.21%) Web Services
2 33 (15.21%) Middleware
3 18 (8.29%) J2EE
4 14 (6.45%) SOAP
5 11 (5.07%) WebSphere MQ
5 11 (5.07%) Hibernate
5 11 (5.07%) Spring
6 10 (4.61%) JDBC
6 10 (4.61%) HTML
7 8 (3.69%) JMS
8 7 (3.23%) .NET
9 6 (2.76%) JSON
10 5 (2.30%) jQuery
10 5 (2.30%) JPA
10 5 (2.30%) Apache CXF
10 5 (2.30%) JNDI
10 5 (2.30%) JSP
10 5 (2.30%) CSS
10 5 (2.30%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.91%) Clustering
2 14 (6.45%) Replication
3 8 (3.69%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.23%) Fixed Income
4 7 (3.23%) Credit Risk
5 5 (2.30%) HACMP
6 4 (1.84%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.84%) Open Source
7 3 (1.38%) Equities
8 2 (0.92%) LPAR
9 1 (0.46%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.46%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.46%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.46%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (0.46%) Web 2.0
9 1 (0.46%) Derivative
9 1 (0.46%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.46%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.46%) Wiki
9 1 (0.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 150 (69.12%) UNIX
2 106 (48.85%) Linux
3 82 (37.79%) Solaris
4 55 (25.35%) Windows
4 55 (25.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 43 (19.82%) AIX
6 14 (6.45%) Apple iOS
7 10 (4.61%) HPUX
7 10 (4.61%) Windows XP
8 7 (3.23%) SUSE
9 6 (2.76%) Debian
9 6 (2.76%) Oracle Linux
10 5 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (2.30%) NetWare
11 4 (1.84%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (1.84%) Ubuntu
11 4 (1.84%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (1.38%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.92%) Android
14 1 (0.46%) OpenSolaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (15.67%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (12.44%) SOA
3 25 (11.52%) E-business
4 23 (10.60%) Service Delivery
5 19 (8.76%) ITIL
6 16 (7.37%) ERP
7 14 (6.45%) BCP
8 13 (5.99%) Migration
8 13 (5.99%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (5.53%) Unit Testing
10 9 (4.15%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (4.15%) Change Management
11 8 (3.69%) Incident Management
12 7 (3.23%) Business Continuity
12 7 (3.23%) Business Continuity Planning
13 6 (2.76%) Root Cause Analysis
13 6 (2.76%) High Availability
13 6 (2.76%) Electronic Trading
13 6 (2.76%) Release Management
13 6 (2.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 126 (58.06%) Perl
2 110 (50.69%) Shell Script
3 92 (42.40%) Bash Shell
4 81 (37.33%) SQL
5 42 (19.35%) Java
6 38 (17.51%) PL/SQL
7 28 (12.90%) Python
8 20 (9.22%) C
9 17 (7.83%) C++
10 15 (6.91%) T-SQL
11 14 (6.45%) AWK
11 14 (6.45%) Bourne shell
12 11 (5.07%) C-shell
12 11 (5.07%) PHP
13 9 (4.15%) JavaScript
14 8 (3.69%) sed
15 6 (2.76%) Jython
16 5 (2.30%) PowerShell
17 4 (1.84%) Groovy
17 4 (1.84%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (4.61%) SC Cleared
1 10 (4.61%) Security Cleared
2 4 (1.84%) Degree
3 2 (0.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (0.92%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.46%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.23%) SLA
2 5 (2.30%) QA
3 2 (0.92%) COBIT
4 1 (0.46%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (7.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (7.37%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 15 (6.91%) NFS
4 14 (6.45%) Oracle RAC
5 13 (5.99%) Active Directory
6 10 (4.61%) Oracle RMAN
7 8 (3.69%) Xen
8 7 (3.23%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 7 (3.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 5 (2.30%) Sendmail
9 5 (2.30%) GPFS
10 4 (1.84%) KVM
10 4 (1.84%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (1.84%) Squid
10 4 (1.84%) Hyper-V
11 3 (1.38%) VMware ESX
11 3 (1.38%) Dovecot
12 2 (0.92%) PowerHA
13 1 (0.46%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.46%) Snort
Systems Management
1 34 (15.67%) Tivoli
2 27 (12.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 12 (5.53%) Puppet
4 10 (4.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 9 (4.15%) Data Guard
6 6 (2.76%) CA Wily
6 6 (2.76%) Cobbler
7 5 (2.30%) NetBackup
8 4 (1.84%) EMC NetWorker
8 4 (1.84%) SCOM
8 4 (1.84%) HP Data Protector
8 4 (1.84%) Legato
8 4 (1.84%) Nagios
8 4 (1.84%) nmon
9 3 (1.38%) HAProxy
9 3 (1.38%) Control-M
10 2 (0.92%) OpenView
11 1 (0.46%) Netcool
11 1 (0.46%) Netcool/OMNIbus
11 1 (0.46%) Nessus
Vendors
1 113 (52.07%) Oracle
2 66 (30.41%) Red Hat
3 63 (29.03%) IBM
4 34 (15.67%) Sun
5 26 (11.98%) VMware
6 24 (11.06%) HP
7 18 (8.29%) Sybase
8 16 (7.37%) EMC
9 15 (6.91%) Veritas
10 9 (4.15%) Microsoft
10 9 (4.15%) JBoss
11 8 (3.69%) Cisco
12 6 (2.76%) Compaq
12 6 (2.76%) Hitachi
13 5 (2.30%) Trayport
14 4 (1.84%) MarketAxess
14 4 (1.84%) Dell
14 4 (1.84%) SAP
14 4 (1.84%) Northgate
15 2 (0.92%) Hyperion
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