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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Korn shell (ksh)
Rank 530 504 446
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -58
Contract jobs citing Korn 95 113 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.20% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.43% 0.54% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 62 48
Average daily rate
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£475 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £282 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £548 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.80% -6.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £37.00 £50.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year
-26.00% -

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
22342 20736 20418
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 38.14% 37.29% 38.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 15023 13122 12841
Average daily rate £400 £388 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -2.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £267 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 507 415 565
Average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.25 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £64.20 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 August 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 August 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 -21 90 £475 +18.75% 16
London +29 56 £525 +22.09% 12
South East -33 23 £388 -1.58% 4
City of London +3 11 £395 -1.25% 5
Surrey +6 10 £265 -29.33% 1
Buckinghamshire - 8 £365 - 1
Milton Keynes - 7 £365 - 1
Guildford - 6 £265 -
Hampshire -33 4 £500 +14.94% 2
Glasgow +3 3 £365 -14.11%
East of England 0 3 £375 +66.66%
Scotland -7 3 £365 -14.11% 1
Yorkshire - 3 £375 -
North West - 3 - -
Leeds - 3 £375 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £375 -
East Midlands - 2 - -
Luton - 2 £375 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £375 -
Havant -3 1 £388 -11.68%
Berkshire -9 1 - -
Winchester -20 1 - -
Northampton - 1 - -
Epsom - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Derby - 1 - -
Brentwood - 1 - -
Derbyshire - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 - -

Korn
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 137 (69.19%) UNIX
2 128 (64.65%) Linux
3 102 (51.52%) Bash Shell
4 100 (50.51%) Perl
5 98 (49.49%) Oracle
6 81 (40.91%) Shell Script
7 80 (40.40%) SQL
8 69 (34.85%) Windows
9 66 (33.33%) Solaris
10 65 (32.83%) Red Hat
11 60 (30.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 59 (29.80%) Finance
13 52 (26.26%) Java
14 50 (25.25%) SAN
15 49 (24.75%) AIX
15 49 (24.75%) Banking
16 45 (22.73%) IBM
17 41 (20.71%) SQL Server
17 41 (20.71%) VMware
18 35 (17.68%) Oracle Database
19 33 (16.67%) Sybase
20 31 (15.66%) VMware Infrastructure
21 28 (14.14%) Investment Banking
22 27 (13.64%) Python
23 25 (12.63%) DB2
23 25 (12.63%) Clustering
24 24 (12.12%) C++
24 24 (12.12%) Oracle Database 11g
24 24 (12.12%) Relational Database
25 23 (11.62%) Sun

Korn
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 22 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 15 (7.58%) Tomcat
3 11 (5.56%) OpenStack
4 10 (5.05%) WebLogic
5 8 (4.04%) JBoss
6 6 (3.03%) IIS
7 5 (2.53%) GlassFish
8 4 (2.02%) Apache
8 4 (2.02%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (2.02%) Oracle Application Server
9 3 (1.52%) PowerExchange
9 3 (1.52%) iPlanet
9 3 (1.52%) MediaWiki
10 2 (1.01%) Confluence
10 2 (1.01%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (1.01%) MQSeries
10 2 (1.01%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.51%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 1 (0.51%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 12 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.03%) MS Office
3 2 (1.01%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (5.05%) Maximo
1 10 (5.05%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (1.52%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (1.52%) Summit
2 3 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.01%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.53%) SaaS
1 5 (2.53%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (25.25%) SAN
2 22 (11.11%) NAS
3 9 (4.55%) WAN
3 9 (4.55%) Radio Access Network
4 8 (4.04%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (4.04%) TCP/IP
5 6 (3.03%) LAN
5 6 (3.03%) SSL
5 6 (3.03%) Firewall
5 6 (3.03%) SSH
6 5 (2.53%) VLAN
6 5 (2.53%) LDAP
6 5 (2.53%) DNS
6 5 (2.53%) HTTP
7 3 (1.52%) iSCSI
7 3 (1.52%) FCoE
8 2 (1.01%) FTP
8 2 (1.01%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.51%) SNMP
9 1 (0.51%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (20.71%) SQL Server
2 35 (17.68%) Oracle Database
3 25 (12.63%) DB2
4 24 (12.12%) Relational Database
4 24 (12.12%) Oracle Database 11g
5 12 (6.06%) RDBMS
5 12 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (5.05%) Oracle Reports
6 10 (5.05%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (4.04%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (4.04%) Oracle Database 10g
7 8 (4.04%) BusinessObjects
7 8 (4.04%) MySQL
8 7 (3.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 7 (3.54%) Data Mart
8 7 (3.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (3.54%) BODI
8 7 (3.54%) Oracle Database 12c
9 5 (2.53%) Sybase ASE
10 4 (2.02%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 21 (10.61%) Subversion
2 12 (6.06%) JIRA
3 11 (5.56%) Git (software)
4 9 (4.55%) Talend Open Studio
4 9 (4.55%) JUnit
5 7 (3.54%) Mockito
5 7 (3.54%) Ant
5 7 (3.54%) Jenkins
6 6 (3.03%) Maven
7 5 (2.53%) TeamCity
8 4 (2.02%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (2.02%) ClearCase
8 4 (2.02%) Gradle
9 3 (1.52%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.52%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (1.01%) Hudson
10 2 (1.01%) Gerrit
10 2 (1.01%) GDB
10 2 (1.01%) ProC
10 2 (1.01%) ClearQuest
General
1 59 (29.80%) Finance
2 49 (24.75%) Banking
3 28 (14.14%) Investment Banking
4 12 (6.06%) Back Office
5 9 (4.55%) Telecoms
6 7 (3.54%) Retail
7 5 (2.53%) Manufacturing
8 4 (2.02%) Legal
8 4 (2.02%) Financial Institution
8 4 (2.02%) Front Office
9 2 (1.01%) Military
10 1 (0.51%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.51%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 48 (24.24%) Developer
2 45 (22.73%) Administrator
3 31 (15.66%) Analyst
4 19 (9.60%) Systems Administrator
5 18 (9.09%) DBA
6 15 (7.58%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 15 (7.58%) UNIX Administrator
7 13 (6.57%) SQL DBA
8 12 (6.06%) C++ Developer
8 12 (6.06%) Support Analyst
9 11 (5.56%) Java Developer
10 9 (4.55%) UNIX Engineer
10 9 (4.55%) OSS Engineer
11 8 (4.04%) Senior C++ Developer
11 8 (4.04%) Oracle DBA
11 8 (4.04%) Support Engineer
11 8 (4.04%) Senior Developer
11 8 (4.04%) Consultant
12 7 (3.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (3.54%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.58%) J2EE
2 12 (6.06%) TIBCO EMS
3 10 (5.05%) Middleware
4 8 (4.04%) JMS
5 6 (3.03%) Web Services
5 6 (3.03%) JSP
5 6 (3.03%) Moose
6 5 (2.53%) Spring
6 5 (2.53%) FIX Protocol
6 5 (2.53%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (2.02%) Struts
7 4 (2.02%) Servlets
7 4 (2.02%) JDBC
8 3 (1.52%) SOAP
8 3 (1.52%) STL
8 3 (1.52%) JNDI
8 3 (1.52%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 2 (1.01%) HTML
9 2 (1.01%) XML
9 2 (1.01%) CORBA
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.63%) Clustering
2 19 (9.60%) Data Centre
3 17 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.05%) Credit Risk
5 9 (4.55%) Ontologies
6 8 (4.04%) Derivative
7 6 (3.03%) Public Cloud
8 5 (2.53%) Market Risk
8 5 (2.53%) PMI
8 5 (2.53%) Grid Computing
9 4 (2.02%) Replication
10 3 (1.52%) EMC Centera
10 3 (1.52%) Equities
11 2 (1.01%) Computer Science
11 2 (1.01%) Wiki
11 2 (1.01%) Fixed Income
11 2 (1.01%) HACMP
11 2 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (1.01%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (1.01%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 137 (69.19%) UNIX
2 128 (64.65%) Linux
3 69 (34.85%) Windows
4 66 (33.33%) Solaris
5 60 (30.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 49 (24.75%) AIX
7 18 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (3.54%) Windows 2000 Server
10 6 (3.03%) SUSE
10 6 (3.03%) HPUX
11 3 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (1.01%) NetWare
13 1 (0.51%) MVS
13 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (11.11%) Migration
2 17 (8.59%) Multithreading
3 16 (8.08%) High Availability
3 16 (8.08%) ITIL
4 15 (7.58%) Performance Tuning
5 14 (7.07%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (5.56%) OO
7 10 (5.05%) ETL
7 10 (5.05%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (5.05%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (5.05%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (4.55%) Project Management
8 9 (4.55%) Change Management
9 8 (4.04%) Data Management
10 7 (3.54%) Risk Management
10 7 (3.54%) Configuration Management
10 7 (3.54%) Release Management
10 7 (3.54%) SDLC
11 6 (3.03%) Low Latency
11 6 (3.03%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 102 (51.52%) Bash Shell
2 100 (50.51%) Perl
3 81 (40.91%) Shell Script
4 80 (40.40%) SQL
5 52 (26.26%) Java
6 27 (13.64%) Python
7 24 (12.12%) C++
8 22 (11.11%) PL/SQL
9 16 (8.08%) PowerShell
9 16 (8.08%) C-shell
10 10 (5.05%) T-SQL
10 10 (5.05%) C
11 8 (4.04%) AWK
12 7 (3.54%) sed
13 6 (3.03%) C#
14 5 (2.53%) VB
15 4 (2.02%) Jython
15 4 (2.02%) Bourne shell
16 3 (1.52%) Scala
17 2 (1.01%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (6.06%) Degree
2 5 (2.53%) HND
2 5 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (2.53%) PMI Certification
3 4 (2.02%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.52%) VCDX
4 3 (1.52%) VCAP
4 3 (1.52%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.55%) SLA
2 4 (2.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 31 (15.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (7.58%) Oracle Clusterware
3 12 (6.06%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 11 (5.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 10 (5.05%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 9 (4.55%) vSphere
7 8 (4.04%) Hyper-V
7 8 (4.04%) Oracle RAC
8 7 (3.54%) NFS
9 6 (3.03%) Samba
9 6 (3.03%) KVM
10 4 (2.02%) vCloud
11 3 (1.52%) HDFS
11 3 (1.52%) GPFS
11 3 (1.52%) Active Directory
12 2 (1.01%) PowerHA
13 1 (0.51%) Firmware
13 1 (0.51%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.51%) VMware ESX
13 1 (0.51%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (7.58%) Tivoli
1 15 (7.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 9 (4.55%) OPNET
3 7 (3.54%) NetBackup
3 7 (3.54%) Puppet
4 6 (3.03%) Red Hat Satellite
4 6 (3.03%) Data Guard
5 5 (2.53%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (1.52%) LiteSpeed
6 3 (1.52%) BladeLogic
6 3 (1.52%) CA Wily
6 3 (1.52%) Oracle ZFS
7 2 (1.01%) yum
7 2 (1.01%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 2 (1.01%) Control-M
7 2 (1.01%) OpenView
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.51%) Ganglia
8 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 98 (49.49%) Oracle
2 65 (32.83%) Red Hat
3 45 (22.73%) IBM
4 41 (20.71%) VMware
5 33 (16.67%) Sybase
6 23 (11.62%) Sun
7 19 (9.60%) Veritas
8 17 (8.59%) HP
9 16 (8.08%) EMC
10 12 (6.06%) TIBCO
11 11 (5.56%) Cisco
12 10 (5.05%) Greenplum
13 9 (4.55%) Talend
13 9 (4.55%) Cerion
13 9 (4.55%) Citrix
14 7 (3.54%) CommVault
14 7 (3.54%) StorageTek
15 5 (2.53%) NetApp
15 5 (2.53%) Microsoft
16 4 (2.02%) Murex
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £350 - £380 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kelway Ltd
Rate: Negotiable Day Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago