Period
to 19 October 2017

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 19 October 2017 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
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 585 712 681
Rank change year-on-year +127 -31 -23
Contract jobs citing Korn 293 187 209
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.70% 0.44% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 117 115
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £305 £325 £302
90th Percentile £595 £575 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £385
% change year-on-year +3.45% -5.84% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 4
UK median hourly rate - £36.75 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -0.68% +2.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year - -0.68% +2.78%

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 41678 42687 43537
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.93% 40.12% 38.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 28939 29317 29439
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £306 £280 £265
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 784 907 983
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +13.18%
10th Percentile £15.85 £14.13 £15.00
90th Percentile £53.00 £53.75 £51.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +8.00% +1.35% +13.85%

Korn
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Korn in the UK

Korn
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Korn.

Contractor daily rate trend for Korn in the UK

Korn
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Korn over the 6 months to 19 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Korn in the UK

Korn
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Korn.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Korn in the UK

Korn
Top 14 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 19 October 2017. 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
England +140 276 £400 -4.76% 14
UK excluding London +94 155 £375 +3.45% 8
London +61 132 £500 +5.26% 7
South East +47 63 £400 +5.26% 2
North of England +89 41 £320 -6.43% 2
North East +83 38 £323 -2.27% 2
Midlands +60 36 £375 +3.45% 1
East Midlands - 26 £375 - 1
West Midlands +35 10 £375 +3.45%
Scotland +5 6 £500 +39.86%
Northern Ireland -49 6 £455 +21.20%
North West +25 3 £300 -29.41%
East of England - 2 £295 -
South West +13 1 £435 +45.00% 2

For the 6 months to 19 October 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Korn also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Korn.

1 218 (74.40%) Linux
2 184 (62.80%) Perl
3 179 (61.09%) Unix
4 146 (49.83%) Bash Shell
5 142 (48.46%) Python
6 131 (44.71%) Oracle
7 104 (35.49%) Shell Script
8 103 (35.15%) Solaris
9 79 (26.96%) SQL
10 71 (24.23%) Red Hat
11 69 (23.55%) Finance
12 63 (21.50%) C-shell
13 62 (21.16%) Security Cleared
14 61 (20.82%) TCP/IP
14 61 (20.82%) ITIL
15 56 (19.11%) AIX
16 54 (18.43%) Java
16 54 (18.43%) Sun
16 54 (18.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 52 (17.75%) DNS
17 52 (17.75%) Veritas
18 49 (16.72%) SC Cleared
19 48 (16.38%) Disaster Recovery
19 48 (16.38%) Banking
20 47 (16.04%) SAP
21 46 (15.70%) Windows
22 43 (14.68%) Firewall
23 42 (14.33%) LDAP
23 42 (14.33%) Ruby
23 42 (14.33%) Data Centre

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 37 (12.63%) WebLogic
2 33 (11.26%) JBoss
3 20 (6.83%) WebSphere
4 19 (6.48%) Apache
5 18 (6.14%) iPlanet
5 18 (6.14%) Tomcat
6 16 (5.46%) Oracle Application Server
7 9 (3.07%) IBM HTTP Server
8 7 (2.39%) MQSeries
9 6 (2.05%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (2.05%) OpenStack
9 6 (2.05%) SharePoint
9 6 (2.05%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (0.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 6 (2.05%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (2.05%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (9.22%) SAP ERP
2 10 (3.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (0.68%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.34%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.34%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 27 (9.22%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (4.78%) IaaS
3 5 (1.71%) PaaS
4 4 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.02%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.68%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.68%) GitHub
6 2 (0.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 61 (20.82%) TCP/IP
2 52 (17.75%) DNS
3 43 (14.68%) Firewall
4 42 (14.33%) LDAP
5 41 (13.99%) SAN
6 39 (13.31%) IPsec
7 36 (12.29%) HTTP
7 36 (12.29%) Network Security
8 29 (9.90%) HTTPS
9 21 (7.17%) WAN
10 17 (5.80%) DHCP
10 17 (5.80%) SSH
11 16 (5.46%) OpenLDAP
12 15 (5.12%) iSCSI
13 13 (4.44%) FCoE
14 12 (4.10%) SSL
15 11 (3.75%) NAS
16 10 (3.41%) BGP
16 10 (3.41%) Cisco ASA
16 10 (3.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (11.60%) Relational Database
2 20 (6.83%) Sybase ASE
3 18 (6.14%) SQL Server
4 17 (5.80%) DB2
5 13 (4.44%) Oracle Database
5 13 (4.44%) RDBMS
6 10 (3.41%) Amazon RDS
6 10 (3.41%) DB2 UDB
7 9 (3.07%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (3.07%) MongoDB
7 9 (3.07%) MySQL
7 9 (3.07%) Oracle Reports
7 9 (3.07%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (2.73%) TimesTen
9 7 (2.39%) Oracle Database 12c
10 5 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (1.71%) Oracle Exadata
11 4 (1.37%) Big Data
11 4 (1.37%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 36 (12.29%) Git (software)
2 30 (10.24%) Jenkins
3 29 (9.90%) JIRA
4 23 (7.85%) Maven
5 18 (6.14%) TeamCity
6 9 (3.07%) Subversion
7 7 (2.39%) JUnit
7 7 (2.39%) Mockito
7 7 (2.39%) Spock
8 5 (1.71%) Artifactory
9 4 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (1.02%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (0.68%) GoCD
11 2 (0.68%) NuGet
11 2 (0.68%) Talend Open Studio
12 1 (0.34%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.34%) Oracle APEX
General
1 69 (23.55%) Finance
2 48 (16.38%) Banking
3 30 (10.24%) Investment Banking
4 22 (7.51%) Front Office
5 7 (2.39%) Financial Institution
5 7 (2.39%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.71%) Retail
7 3 (1.02%) International Banking
7 3 (1.02%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.68%) Games
8 2 (0.68%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.68%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.34%) Back Office
9 1 (0.34%) Electronics
9 1 (0.34%) Law
9 1 (0.34%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (14.33%) Unix Engineer
2 39 (13.31%) Administrator
2 39 (13.31%) Developer
3 38 (12.97%) Analyst
4 29 (9.90%) DBA
5 28 (9.56%) Systems Administrator
6 21 (7.17%) Solaris Engineer
7 19 (6.48%) Unix Administrator
8 18 (6.14%) Design Engineer
8 18 (6.14%) Support Analyst
9 17 (5.80%) AIX Engineer
10 16 (5.46%) Consultant
11 15 (5.12%) Architect
11 15 (5.12%) Unix Systems Administrator
12 14 (4.78%) Cloud Engineer
13 13 (4.44%) AWS Architect
13 13 (4.44%) Cloud Architect
13 13 (4.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 13 (4.44%) Sybase DBA
14 12 (4.10%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (8.87%) Web Services
2 22 (7.51%) J2EE
3 18 (6.14%) Middleware
4 13 (4.44%) Spring
5 11 (3.75%) JMS
6 10 (3.41%) REST
6 10 (3.41%) Swing
6 10 (3.41%) XML
7 9 (3.07%) SOAP
7 9 (3.07%) YAML
8 7 (2.39%) CSS
8 7 (2.39%) CSS3
8 7 (2.39%) EJB
8 7 (2.39%) Gherkin
8 7 (2.39%) HTML
8 7 (2.39%) Java RMI
8 7 (2.39%) jQuery
8 7 (2.39%) JSP
8 7 (2.39%) Servlets
8 7 (2.39%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 42 (14.33%) Data Centre
2 21 (7.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 16 (5.46%) Clustering
3 16 (5.46%) Replication
4 15 (5.12%) PKI
5 14 (4.78%) Computer Science
6 13 (4.44%) SWIFT
7 10 (3.41%) Market Risk
8 8 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (2.05%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.37%) Fixed Income
10 4 (1.37%) Grid Computing
10 4 (1.37%) User Experience
11 3 (1.02%) Driving Licence
11 3 (1.02%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.68%) Credit Risk
12 2 (0.68%) DataPower
12 2 (0.68%) Enterprise Storage
12 2 (0.68%) Online Games
12 2 (0.68%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 218 (74.40%) Linux
2 179 (61.09%) Unix
3 103 (35.15%) Solaris
4 56 (19.11%) AIX
5 54 (18.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 46 (15.70%) Windows
7 30 (10.24%) SUSE
8 19 (6.48%) HPUX
9 15 (5.12%) Windows XP
10 13 (4.44%) CentOS
11 8 (2.73%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (1.37%) Windows Server
13 3 (1.02%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.68%) Data ONTAP
15 1 (0.34%) Fedora
15 1 (0.34%) Tru64
15 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (20.82%) ITIL
2 48 (16.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 36 (12.29%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (11.26%) DevOps
5 29 (9.90%) Performance Tuning
6 28 (9.56%) Configuration Management
7 27 (9.22%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (9.22%) ERP
7 27 (9.22%) Load Balancing
8 21 (7.17%) High Availability
8 21 (7.17%) Migration
8 21 (7.17%) Unit Testing
9 20 (6.83%) Proactive Monitoring
9 20 (6.83%) SDLC
10 18 (6.14%) Asset Management
10 18 (6.14%) Change Management
11 17 (5.80%) Test Automation
12 16 (5.46%) Operational Acceptance Testing
13 15 (5.12%) Cryptography
14 14 (4.78%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 184 (62.80%) Perl
2 146 (49.83%) Bash Shell
3 142 (48.46%) Python
4 104 (35.49%) Shell Script
5 79 (26.96%) SQL
6 63 (21.50%) C-shell
7 54 (18.43%) Java
8 42 (14.33%) Ruby
9 23 (7.85%) Bourne shell
9 23 (7.85%) PL/SQL
10 19 (6.48%) T-SQL
11 18 (6.14%) AWK
11 18 (6.14%) PowerShell
12 14 (4.78%) C++
13 10 (3.41%) sed
14 4 (1.37%) VBA
15 3 (1.02%) C#
15 3 (1.02%) JavaScript
15 3 (1.02%) XPath
16 2 (0.68%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 62 (21.16%) Security Cleared
2 49 (16.72%) SC Cleared
3 15 (5.12%) Degree
4 14 (4.78%) CEH
4 14 (4.78%) CISSP
5 13 (4.44%) CREST Certified
5 13 (4.44%) GIAC
5 13 (4.44%) SANS
6 10 (3.41%) AWS Certification
7 8 (2.73%) BPSS Clearance
7 8 (2.73%) RHCE
8 7 (2.39%) OCA
8 7 (2.39%) OCP
8 7 (2.39%) Oracle Certification
8 7 (2.39%) RHCSA
9 2 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.07%) QA
2 4 (1.37%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.68%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.68%) FATCA
System Software
1 41 (13.99%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 34 (11.60%) NFS
3 28 (9.56%) Docker
3 28 (9.56%) Virtual Machines
4 25 (8.53%) Active Directory
5 22 (7.51%) Hyper-V
6 19 (6.48%) Samba
6 19 (6.48%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (5.80%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 15 (5.12%) Oracle Clusterware
9 12 (4.10%) KVM
10 10 (3.41%) Oracle RAC
11 8 (2.73%) Openswan
12 7 (2.39%) GlusterFS
12 7 (2.39%) pfSense
13 6 (2.05%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 5 (1.71%) SRDF
14 5 (1.71%) Veritas File System
15 2 (0.68%) HDFS
15 2 (0.68%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 40 (13.65%) Puppet
2 36 (12.29%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (11.95%) Ansible
4 23 (7.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 13 (4.44%) Consul
5 13 (4.44%) Kubernetes
5 13 (4.44%) NetBackup
5 13 (4.44%) Packer
5 13 (4.44%) Terraform
6 10 (3.41%) HP Quality Center
7 9 (3.07%) Red Hat Satellite
8 8 (2.73%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 7 (2.39%) Oracle ZFS
9 7 (2.39%) Tivoli
9 7 (2.39%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 6 (2.05%) Data Guard
10 6 (2.05%) OpenView
10 6 (2.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 5 (1.71%) Salt
12 3 (1.02%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 131 (44.71%) Oracle
2 71 (24.23%) Red Hat
3 54 (18.43%) Sun
4 52 (17.75%) Veritas
5 47 (16.04%) SAP
6 32 (10.92%) Sybase
7 31 (10.58%) HP
8 29 (9.90%) VMware
9 27 (9.22%) Cisco
9 27 (9.22%) IBM
10 20 (6.83%) F5
11 19 (6.48%) EMC
12 14 (4.78%) Brocade
13 12 (4.10%) Remedy
14 10 (3.41%) Juniper
14 10 (3.41%) PlateSpin
15 9 (3.07%) CheckPoint
15 9 (3.07%) Cognos
15 9 (3.07%) Fortinet
15 9 (3.07%) SonicWALL