Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 571 659 704
Rank change year-on-year +88 +45 -61
Contract jobs citing Korn 288 229 200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.21% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.72% 0.54% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 113 130
UK median daily rate £400 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £305 £305 £300
90th Percentile £600 £500 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +9.29% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 0
UK median hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.00 -

Korn is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 40199 42636 42444
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 42.01% 39.19% 37.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 27630 29315 28158
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £278 £263
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 781 907 898
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +4.32%
10th Percentile £16.00 £13.41 £15.50
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.87 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £37.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% +5.88%

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 17 August 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 15 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 17 August 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 +139 261 £400 +5.26% 18
UK excluding London +63 156 £383 +9.29% 10
London +57 123 £500 +13.84% 10
South East +54 71 £400 +5.26% 2
Midlands +47 35 £375 +3.45%
North of England +44 28 £315 -4.55% 3
East Midlands - 28 £375 -
North East +41 25 £315 -3.08%
Scotland 0 9 £475 +37.68% 1
Northern Ireland -39 9 £464 -
West Midlands +29 7 £400 +10.34%
North West +25 3 £300 -29.41% 3
East of England +4 2 £295 -12.59%
South West +2 1 £435 +45.00% 3
Wales -5 1 £475 - 1

For the 6 months to 17 August 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.

1 220 (76.39%) Linux
2 178 (61.81%) Unix
3 173 (60.07%) Perl
4 126 (43.75%) Oracle
4 126 (43.75%) Python
5 124 (43.06%) Bash Shell
6 123 (42.71%) Solaris
7 118 (40.97%) Shell Script
8 72 (25.00%) SQL
9 69 (23.96%) Red Hat
10 66 (22.92%) Finance
10 66 (22.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 65 (22.57%) ITIL
12 59 (20.49%) TCP/IP
13 55 (19.10%) SAN
13 55 (19.10%) AIX
14 54 (18.75%) Windows
15 53 (18.40%) C-shell
16 52 (18.06%) DNS
17 50 (17.36%) Sun
17 50 (17.36%) SAP
17 50 (17.36%) Security Cleared
18 49 (17.01%) Java
19 46 (15.97%) Veritas
20 45 (15.63%) Sybase
21 42 (14.58%) Disaster Recovery
22 41 (14.24%) Puppet
23 40 (13.89%) SC Cleared
23 40 (13.89%) Banking
24 38 (13.19%) Firewall

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 33 (11.46%) WebLogic
2 32 (11.11%) JBoss
3 24 (8.33%) Apache
4 22 (7.64%) WebSphere
5 20 (6.94%) Tomcat
6 18 (6.25%) iPlanet
7 16 (5.56%) Oracle Application Server
8 7 (2.43%) MQSeries
9 6 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (2.08%) IBM HTTP Server
9 6 (2.08%) OpenStack
9 6 (2.08%) SharePoint
9 6 (2.08%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (0.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.69%) Confluence
10 2 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.35%) IIS
11 1 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (2.08%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (2.08%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 23 (7.99%) SAP ERP
2 10 (3.47%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (0.69%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.35%) RMDS
4 1 (0.35%) Sophis RISQUE
Cloud Services
1 24 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (4.51%) IaaS
3 4 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.39%) Amazon S3
3 4 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (1.04%) GitHub
5 2 (0.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (20.49%) TCP/IP
2 55 (19.10%) SAN
3 52 (18.06%) DNS
4 38 (13.19%) Firewall
5 34 (11.81%) LDAP
6 32 (11.11%) HTTP
6 32 (11.11%) IPsec
7 29 (10.07%) Network Security
8 24 (8.33%) HTTPS
9 19 (6.60%) DHCP
9 19 (6.60%) WAN
10 18 (6.25%) iSCSI
10 18 (6.25%) NAS
11 15 (5.21%) SSH
12 14 (4.86%) SSL
13 13 (4.51%) FCoE
13 13 (4.51%) OpenLDAP
14 12 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
14 12 (4.17%) SMTP
15 8 (2.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (9.72%) Sybase ASE
2 26 (9.03%) Relational Database
3 22 (7.64%) SQL Server
4 18 (6.25%) DB2
4 18 (6.25%) Oracle Database
5 16 (5.56%) RDBMS
6 15 (5.21%) Oracle Reports
7 13 (4.51%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (3.47%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (2.78%) DB2 UDB
10 7 (2.43%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (2.43%) Big Data
10 7 (2.43%) Hadoop
10 7 (2.43%) MongoDB
10 7 (2.43%) MySQL
10 7 (2.43%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (2.08%) Amazon RDS
11 6 (2.08%) Oracle Database 12c
12 5 (1.74%) TimesTen
13 4 (1.39%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 28 (9.72%) Jenkins
2 25 (8.68%) Git (software)
2 25 (8.68%) JIRA
3 14 (4.86%) TeamCity
4 13 (4.51%) Maven
5 9 (3.13%) JUnit
5 9 (3.13%) Subversion
6 8 (2.78%) Mockito
6 8 (2.78%) Spock
7 3 (1.04%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (1.04%) Talend Open Studio
8 2 (0.69%) Artifactory
8 2 (0.69%) GoCD
8 2 (0.69%) NuGet
9 1 (0.35%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.35%) Gradle
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.35%) Selenium
9 1 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 66 (22.92%) Finance
2 40 (13.89%) Banking
3 18 (6.25%) Investment Banking
4 13 (4.51%) Front Office
5 5 (1.74%) Retail
5 5 (1.74%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.04%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.04%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.69%) Back Office
7 2 (0.69%) Games
7 2 (0.69%) International Banking
7 2 (0.69%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.69%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.35%) Electronics
8 1 (0.35%) Law
8 1 (0.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (18.40%) Developer
2 38 (13.19%) Unix Engineer
3 35 (12.15%) Administrator
4 32 (11.11%) DBA
5 30 (10.42%) Analyst
6 21 (7.29%) Systems Administrator
7 19 (6.60%) AIX Engineer
7 19 (6.60%) Consultant
7 19 (6.60%) Solaris Engineer
8 18 (6.25%) Sybase DBA
9 15 (5.21%) Design Engineer
9 15 (5.21%) Linux Engineer
9 15 (5.21%) Unix Administrator
10 14 (4.86%) Database Engineer
10 14 (4.86%) Support Analyst
11 13 (4.51%) C++ Developer
12 12 (4.17%) Cloud Engineer
13 11 (3.82%) Architect
13 11 (3.82%) Unix Analyst
13 11 (3.82%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (8.68%) Web Services
2 23 (7.99%) J2EE
3 16 (5.56%) Middleware
4 13 (4.51%) JMS
4 13 (4.51%) SOAP
4 13 (4.51%) XML
5 12 (4.17%) REST
6 8 (2.78%) CSS
6 8 (2.78%) CSS3
6 8 (2.78%) Gherkin
6 8 (2.78%) HTML
6 8 (2.78%) HTML5
6 8 (2.78%) jQuery
7 7 (2.43%) EJB
7 7 (2.43%) Java RMI
7 7 (2.43%) JSP
7 7 (2.43%) Servlets
7 7 (2.43%) Spring MVC
7 7 (2.43%) Swing
7 7 (2.43%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (11.81%) Data Centre
2 23 (7.99%) Clustering
3 16 (5.56%) Replication
4 13 (4.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 12 (4.17%) Computer Science
6 11 (3.82%) Management Information System
6 11 (3.82%) Market Risk
6 11 (3.82%) SWIFT
7 10 (3.47%) PKI
8 9 (3.13%) Enterprise Storage
9 8 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (2.08%) Derivative
11 5 (1.74%) Private Cloud
11 5 (1.74%) User Experience
12 3 (1.04%) Grid Computing
13 2 (0.69%) DataPower
13 2 (0.69%) Driving Licence
13 2 (0.69%) Mainframe
13 2 (0.69%) Online Games
13 2 (0.69%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 220 (76.39%) Linux
2 178 (61.81%) Unix
3 123 (42.71%) Solaris
4 66 (22.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 55 (19.10%) AIX
6 54 (18.75%) Windows
7 25 (8.68%) SUSE
8 20 (6.94%) CentOS
9 19 (6.60%) HPUX
10 12 (4.17%) Windows XP
11 8 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (2.08%) Windows Server
13 5 (1.74%) Data ONTAP
14 3 (1.04%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.35%) Amazon Linux
15 1 (0.35%) Fedora
15 1 (0.35%) Tru64
15 1 (0.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (22.57%) ITIL
2 42 (14.58%) Disaster Recovery
3 33 (11.46%) SDLC
4 32 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 31 (10.76%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (10.07%) DevOps
7 28 (9.72%) Configuration Management
8 25 (8.68%) Integration Testing
8 25 (8.68%) Load Balancing
9 23 (7.99%) ERP
10 21 (7.29%) High Availability
11 20 (6.94%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (6.25%) Migration
12 18 (6.25%) Proactive Monitoring
12 18 (6.25%) Unit Testing
13 16 (5.56%) ETL
14 14 (4.86%) Mathematics
15 13 (4.51%) Penetration Testing
15 13 (4.51%) Scrum
15 13 (4.51%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 173 (60.07%) Perl
2 126 (43.75%) Python
3 124 (43.06%) Bash Shell
4 118 (40.97%) Shell Script
5 72 (25.00%) SQL
6 53 (18.40%) C-shell
7 49 (17.01%) Java
8 36 (12.50%) Ruby
9 34 (11.81%) T-SQL
10 28 (9.72%) PL/SQL
11 24 (8.33%) PowerShell
12 19 (6.60%) Bourne shell
13 15 (5.21%) AWK
14 14 (4.86%) C++
15 7 (2.43%) sed
16 5 (1.74%) JavaScript
17 4 (1.39%) VBA
17 4 (1.39%) XPath
18 3 (1.04%) C#
19 2 (0.69%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 50 (17.36%) Security Cleared
2 40 (13.89%) SC Cleared
3 17 (5.90%) Degree
4 14 (4.86%) CEH
4 14 (4.86%) CISSP
5 13 (4.51%) CREST Certified
5 13 (4.51%) GIAC
5 13 (4.51%) SANS
6 9 (3.13%) RHCE
7 8 (2.78%) RHCSA
8 7 (2.43%) OCA
8 7 (2.43%) OCP
8 7 (2.43%) Oracle Certification
9 6 (2.08%) AWS Certification
10 4 (1.39%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.35%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.35%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.47%) QA
2 5 (1.74%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.04%) FATCA
4 2 (0.69%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (11.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 31 (10.76%) Docker
3 28 (9.72%) Hyper-V
4 27 (9.38%) NFS
5 26 (9.03%) VMware Infrastructure
6 24 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
7 22 (7.64%) Active Directory
8 17 (5.90%) Oracle Clusterware
9 12 (4.17%) KVM
9 12 (4.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 11 (3.82%) Samba
11 10 (3.47%) Oracle RAC
12 7 (2.43%) GlusterFS
12 7 (2.43%) Openswan
13 6 (2.08%) pfSense
14 5 (1.74%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 5 (1.74%) vSphere
15 4 (1.39%) HDFS
16 2 (0.69%) RHEV
17 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 41 (14.24%) Puppet
2 37 (12.85%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (10.76%) Ansible
4 23 (7.99%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 20 (6.94%) NetBackup
6 13 (4.51%) Red Hat Satellite
7 12 (4.17%) Nagios
8 9 (3.13%) Consul
8 9 (3.13%) Kubernetes
8 9 (3.13%) Packer
8 9 (3.13%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 9 (3.13%) Terraform
9 8 (2.78%) Salt
10 7 (2.43%) Data Guard
10 7 (2.43%) Oracle ZFS
10 7 (2.43%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 6 (2.08%) OpenView
11 6 (2.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 6 (2.08%) vCenter Server
12 5 (1.74%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 126 (43.75%) Oracle
2 69 (23.96%) Red Hat
3 50 (17.36%) SAP
3 50 (17.36%) Sun
4 46 (15.97%) Veritas
5 45 (15.63%) Sybase
6 38 (13.19%) VMware
7 29 (10.07%) HP
8 28 (9.72%) Cisco
9 23 (7.99%) IBM
10 19 (6.60%) F5
11 18 (6.25%) EMC
12 15 (5.21%) Cognos
13 13 (4.51%) Brocade
14 12 (4.17%) Informatica
14 12 (4.17%) NetApp
15 10 (3.47%) PlateSpin
15 10 (3.47%) Solace
16 8 (2.78%) Juniper
17 7 (2.43%) Alcatel-Lucent