Period
to 25 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Korn skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Korn over the 6 months to 25 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Korn shell (ksh)
UK
6 months to
25 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 569 785 761
Rank change year-on-year +216 -24 -98
Contract jobs citing Korn 56 80 146
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.087% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.29% 0.20% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 41 105
Median daily rate £500 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +3.03% -8.33%
10th Percentile £359 £300 £350
90th Percentile £598 £550 £529
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 1
Median hourly rate £43.55 £45.34 £49.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.94% -8.41% +175.00%
10th Percentile £18.50 £41.38 £48.75
90th Percentile £61.75 £57.75 £50.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.55 £45.34 £49.50
% change year-on-year -3.94% -8.41% +175.00%

Korn is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 19,542 39,296 43,712
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.88% 42.87% 43.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,152 27,219 30,568
Median daily rate £488 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +2.70% +7.56%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £663 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +4.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 434 681 793
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +6.25% -3.61%
10th Percentile £18.25 £18.00 £16.89
90th Percentile £55.00 £55.00 £52.50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £43.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -19.54% +8.75% -3.03%

Korn
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Korn as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Korn in the UK

Korn
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Korn.

Daily rate trend for Korn in the UK

Korn
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Korn over the 6 months to 25 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Korn in the UK

Korn
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Korn.

Hourly rate trend for Korn in the UK

Korn
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Korn over the 6 months to 25 May 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Korn in the UK

Korn
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Korn within the UK over the 6 months to 25 May 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
UK excluding London +164 43 £500 +17.65% 2
England +198 38 £500 +17.65% 3
South East +121 22 £500 - 2
Scotland +47 15 £525 +44.83%
London +165 13 £487 +8.28% 1
Wales - 3 - -
South West - 2 £500 -
East of England +60 1 - -

For the 6 months to 25 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Korn also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for Korn.

1 39 (69.64%) Linux
2 35 (62.50%) Perl
3 34 (60.71%) SQL
4 31 (55.36%) Unix
5 28 (50.00%) Oracle
5 28 (50.00%) Red Hat
6 27 (48.21%) Windows
7 20 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (35.71%) Bash Shell
8 19 (33.93%) Azure
8 19 (33.93%) Python
9 18 (32.14%) SQL Server
10 16 (28.57%) Java
10 16 (28.57%) PowerShell
11 15 (26.79%) DevOps
12 14 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
13 13 (23.21%) Oracle Database
13 13 (23.21%) Bourne shell
13 13 (23.21%) Shell Script
13 13 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (23.21%) ITIL
13 13 (23.21%) Finance
13 13 (23.21%) Migration
14 12 (21.43%) Active Directory
14 12 (21.43%) Git (software)
15 11 (19.64%) Database Security
15 11 (19.64%) C
15 11 (19.64%) DB2
15 11 (19.64%) JSP
15 11 (19.64%) Servlets

Korn
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (17.86%) Apache
2 9 (16.07%) Tomcat
3 6 (10.71%) Apache Spark
4 4 (7.14%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (3.57%) IIS
5 2 (3.57%) JBoss
5 2 (3.57%) Jetty
5 2 (3.57%) Jupyter
5 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (3.57%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.79%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (33.93%) Azure
2 10 (17.86%) AWS
3 5 (8.93%) GitHub
4 4 (7.14%) GCP
5 1 (1.79%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.86%) SAN
2 8 (14.29%) DNS
2 8 (14.29%) iSCSI
2 8 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 6 (10.71%) WAN
4 3 (5.36%) DSL
5 2 (3.57%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (3.57%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 13 (23.21%) Oracle Database
3 11 (19.64%) DB2
4 9 (16.07%) DB2 UDB
4 9 (16.07%) MongoDB
4 9 (16.07%) MySQL
4 9 (16.07%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
6 7 (12.50%) Hadoop
6 7 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (12.50%) Oracle Exadata
6 7 (12.50%) VLDB
7 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2016
8 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 9 (16.07%) Ant
2 9 (16.07%) Eclipse
2 9 (16.07%) JIRA
2 9 (16.07%) Selenium
3 5 (8.93%) JUnit
4 3 (5.36%) Gradle
4 3 (5.36%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.36%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (3.57%) Maven
General
1 13 (23.21%) Finance
2 8 (14.29%) Banking
3 3 (5.36%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.57%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.57%) Public Sector
5 1 (1.79%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (30.36%) DBA
2 16 (28.57%) Oracle DBA
3 8 (14.29%) Sybase DBA
4 7 (12.50%) Administrator
4 7 (12.50%) Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) SQL DBA
6 4 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (7.14%) Platform Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) SC Cleared DBA
7 3 (5.36%) Data Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Consultant
8 2 (3.57%) Data Centre Operator
8 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Data Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Hadoop Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Lead Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Unix Administrator
8 2 (3.57%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.64%) JSP
1 11 (19.64%) Servlets
2 9 (16.07%) HTML
2 9 (16.07%) LDAP
2 9 (16.07%) SailPoint
2 9 (16.07%) SOAP
2 9 (16.07%) Web Services
2 9 (16.07%) XML
3 7 (12.50%) Node.js
4 5 (8.93%) AngularJS
4 5 (8.93%) Electron Framework
5 4 (7.14%) JDBC
5 4 (7.14%) Kafka
5 4 (7.14%) ODBC
6 2 (3.57%) NumPy
6 2 (3.57%) Pandas
6 2 (3.57%) scikit-learn
6 2 (3.57%) SciPy
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Linux Command Line
1 9 (16.07%) Mainframe
2 4 (7.14%) Clustering
2 4 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.14%) Replication
3 2 (3.57%) PKI
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 39 (69.64%) Linux
2 31 (55.36%) Unix
3 27 (48.21%) Windows
4 20 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (12.50%) HPUX
6 6 (10.71%) Windows Server
7 2 (3.57%) CentOS
7 2 (3.57%) Solaris
8 1 (1.79%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.79%) DevOps
2 14 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (23.21%) ITIL
3 13 (23.21%) Migration
4 11 (19.64%) Database Security
5 10 (17.86%) Data Management
5 10 (17.86%) Data Modelling
6 7 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
7 6 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (10.71%) Server Management
7 6 (10.71%) Test Automation
7 6 (10.71%) Unit Testing
8 5 (8.93%) Performance Analysis
8 5 (8.93%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (8.93%) Project Management
8 5 (8.93%) Security Management
9 4 (7.14%) Architecture Roadmap
9 4 (7.14%) Change Data Capture
9 4 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (62.50%) Perl
2 34 (60.71%) SQL
3 20 (35.71%) Bash Shell
4 19 (33.93%) Python
5 16 (28.57%) Java
5 16 (28.57%) PowerShell
6 13 (23.21%) Bourne shell
6 13 (23.21%) Shell Script
7 11 (19.64%) C
8 9 (16.07%) BeanShell
8 9 (16.07%) JavaScript
9 7 (12.50%) C-shell
9 7 (12.50%) PL/SQL
10 6 (10.71%) T-SQL
11 5 (8.93%) Groovy
11 5 (8.93%) PHP
12 3 (5.36%) AWK
12 3 (5.36%) JCL
13 2 (3.57%) Ruby
13 2 (3.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (17.86%) SC Cleared
1 10 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 8 (14.29%) OCP
2 8 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (7.14%) Degree
4 3 (5.36%) RHCE
5 2 (3.57%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.57%) RHCSA
6 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.79%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 10 (17.86%) Samba
3 9 (16.07%) RACF
4 8 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (8.93%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (7.14%) Docker
7 3 (5.36%) Hyper-V
8 2 (3.57%) NFS
8 2 (3.57%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.79%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (16.07%) Data Guard
2 7 (12.50%) Ansible
2 7 (12.50%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 6 (10.71%) Kubernetes
4 4 (7.14%) NetBackup
4 4 (7.14%) Red Hat Satellite
5 3 (5.36%) Control-M
5 3 (5.36%) Puppet
6 2 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (3.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (3.57%) Terraform
6 2 (3.57%) Tivoli
6 2 (3.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (3.57%) yum
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 28 (50.00%) Oracle
1 28 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.29%) Sybase
2 8 (14.29%) VMware
3 4 (7.14%) EMC
3 4 (7.14%) Veritas
4 3 (5.36%) BMC
4 3 (5.36%) Micro Focus
4 3 (5.36%) SAP
5 2 (3.57%) Centrify
5 2 (3.57%) Cognos
5 2 (3.57%) CyberArk
5 2 (3.57%) IBM
6 1 (1.79%) BT
6 1 (1.79%) Databricks