Period
to 18 June 2018

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 18 June 2018 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
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 715 636 667
Rank change year-on-year -79 +31 -1
Contract jobs citing Korn 153 197 222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.22% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.36% 0.52% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 137 103
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.84% -12.14%
10th Percentile £355 £319 £305
90th Percentile £538 £600 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 9
UK median hourly rate £49.50 £18.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +175.00% -50.00% -
10th Percentile £48.75 £16.10 £19.25
90th Percentile £50.25 £19.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.50 £18.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +175.00% -50.00% -

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 43,096 37,764 40,636
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.29% 41.58% 38.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 30,045 25,933 27,806
UK median daily rate £460 £436 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.50% +3.81% +5.00%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +4.49% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 777 811 924
UK median hourly rate £41.00 £41.25 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.61% +8.55% +8.57%
10th Percentile £17.00 £17.25 £14.13
90th Percentile £53.00 £55.00 £52.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £41.25 £38.00
% change year-on-year -1.82% +8.55% +8.57%

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 18 June 2018.

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 13 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 18 June 2018. 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 -84 134 £400 -5.88% 36
London -62 78 £450 -14.29% 20
UK excluding London -37 73 £400 - 18
South East -21 31 £400 +3.23% 4
Northern Ireland +22 17 £432 -7.00%
South West +26 9 £438 +0.57%
Midlands -13 9 £373 -0.67% 2
North of England -16 6 £370 +5.71% 6
East Midlands -6 5 £370 -1.33% 2
West Midlands -18 4 £375 -
North West -28 3 £115 -61.67% 1
North East - 3 £380 - 3
East of England -3 1 £210 -28.81% 4

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, 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.

1 102 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 97 (63.40%) Python
3 95 (62.09%) Unix
4 85 (55.56%) Linux
5 74 (48.37%) Oracle
6 72 (47.06%) Shell Script
7 71 (46.41%) Perl
8 70 (45.75%) Finance
9 55 (35.95%) SQL Server
10 44 (28.76%) SQL
11 42 (27.45%) Solaris
12 40 (26.14%) Agile Software Development
13 39 (25.49%) Windows
14 38 (24.84%) Big Data
15 37 (24.18%) DB2
16 36 (23.53%) Banking
16 36 (23.53%) Ansible
17 32 (20.92%) Puppet
18 31 (20.26%) Relational Database
18 31 (20.26%) Opscode Chef
19 30 (19.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 29 (18.95%) Data Analysis
20 29 (18.95%) Ruby
21 28 (18.30%) Test Automation
22 25 (16.34%) Degree
22 25 (16.34%) AIX
23 24 (15.69%) RDBMS
23 24 (15.69%) PowerShell
24 23 (15.03%) Java
25 22 (14.38%) DevOps

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 18 (11.76%) Apache Spark
2 6 (3.92%) Apache
3 5 (3.27%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.27%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.61%) JBoss
5 2 (1.31%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (6.54%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (6.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.27%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (2.61%) HiPortfolio
3 1 (0.65%) Kondor
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 21 (13.73%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (7.84%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (7.84%) Amazon S3
3 10 (6.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 7 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (2.61%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (2.61%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.31%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (1.31%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.42%) SAN
2 9 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (2.61%) Internet
4 2 (1.31%) Firewall
4 2 (1.31%) LAN
4 2 (1.31%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.31%) WAN
5 1 (0.65%) DMZ
5 1 (0.65%) DNS
5 1 (0.65%) FTP
5 1 (0.65%) HTTP
5 1 (0.65%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (35.95%) SQL Server
2 38 (24.84%) Big Data
3 37 (24.18%) DB2
4 31 (20.26%) Relational Database
5 24 (15.69%) RDBMS
6 21 (13.73%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (9.80%) MySQL
9 12 (7.84%) DB2 UDB
9 12 (7.84%) Oracle Database
10 10 (6.54%) Apache Hive
10 10 (6.54%) Hadoop
10 10 (6.54%) Impala
10 10 (6.54%) MongoDB
10 10 (6.54%) Sqoop
11 6 (3.92%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (3.92%) Sybase IQ
12 5 (3.27%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (2.61%) NoSQL
13 4 (2.61%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 18 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 10 (6.54%) Git (software)
3 9 (5.88%) JIRA
3 9 (5.88%) Maven
4 5 (3.27%) Subversion
4 5 (3.27%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.31%) Gradle
5 2 (1.31%) JUnit
5 2 (1.31%) Mockito
5 2 (1.31%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.31%) Spock
6 1 (0.65%) Selenium
General
1 70 (45.75%) Finance
2 36 (23.53%) Banking
3 13 (8.50%) Financial Institution
4 9 (5.88%) Front Office
5 7 (4.58%) Investment Banking
5 7 (4.58%) Spanish Language
6 6 (3.92%) Back Office
7 4 (2.61%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.31%) Advertising
9 1 (0.65%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (23.53%) Developer
2 35 (22.88%) Administrator
3 31 (20.26%) DBA
4 22 (14.38%) Systems Administrator
5 19 (12.42%) Linux Administrator
6 18 (11.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 18 (11.76%) Talend Developer
7 14 (9.15%) Oracle DBA
8 13 (8.50%) Platform Engineer
9 11 (7.19%) Unix Administrator
10 10 (6.54%) Analyst
10 10 (6.54%) Linux Engineer
11 8 (5.23%) Unix Systems Administrator
12 7 (4.58%) Java Developer
12 7 (4.58%) Oracle Developer
13 6 (3.92%) DB2 Developer
13 6 (3.92%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
14 5 (3.27%) AWS Developer
14 5 (3.27%) AWS DevOps
14 5 (3.27%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.15%) JMS
2 13 (8.50%) YAML
3 9 (5.88%) Web Services
4 8 (5.23%) AngularJS
5 7 (4.58%) Middleware
6 6 (3.92%) J2EE
6 6 (3.92%) React
7 5 (3.27%) J2SE
8 3 (1.96%) LAMP
8 3 (1.96%) LAPP Stack
8 3 (1.96%) XML
9 2 (1.31%) CSS
9 2 (1.31%) HTML
9 2 (1.31%) JSON
9 2 (1.31%) SAML
9 2 (1.31%) SOAP
9 2 (1.31%) Spring
9 2 (1.31%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (1.31%) XSD
9 2 (1.31%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.80%) Computer Science
2 14 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.54%) Wiki
4 8 (5.23%) Fintech
4 8 (5.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (5.23%) Replication
5 6 (3.92%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.92%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.27%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (2.61%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.61%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.61%) Digital Media
7 4 (2.61%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.96%) Clustering
9 2 (1.31%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.65%) Cybercrime
10 1 (0.65%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 95 (62.09%) Unix
2 85 (55.56%) Linux
3 42 (27.45%) Solaris
4 39 (25.49%) Windows
5 30 (19.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 25 (16.34%) AIX
7 6 (3.92%) CentOS
8 2 (1.31%) HPUX
8 2 (1.31%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.65%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.65%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (26.14%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (18.95%) Data Analysis
3 28 (18.30%) Test Automation
4 22 (14.38%) DevOps
5 20 (13.07%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (12.42%) Configuration Management
7 17 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
8 15 (9.80%) Scrum
9 14 (9.15%) ITIL
10 13 (8.50%) Open Source
11 12 (7.84%) Build Automation
11 12 (7.84%) Migration
11 12 (7.84%) Security Management
12 11 (7.19%) Data Transformation
12 11 (7.19%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (7.19%) ETL
12 11 (7.19%) Problem-Solving
13 10 (6.54%) Data Extraction
13 10 (6.54%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 102 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 97 (63.40%) Python
3 72 (47.06%) Shell Script
4 71 (46.41%) Perl
5 44 (28.76%) SQL
6 29 (18.95%) Ruby
7 24 (15.69%) PowerShell
8 23 (15.03%) Java
9 16 (10.46%) PHP
10 13 (8.50%) Bourne shell
11 11 (7.19%) AWK
12 9 (5.88%) PL/SQL
13 4 (2.61%) C#
13 4 (2.61%) JavaScript
14 2 (1.31%) C
14 2 (1.31%) C++
14 2 (1.31%) XPath
15 1 (0.65%) C-shell
15 1 (0.65%) Jython
15 1 (0.65%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (16.34%) Degree
2 12 (7.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (7.19%) Security Cleared
4 10 (6.54%) SC Cleared
5 5 (3.27%) AWS Certification
6 4 (2.61%) OCP
6 4 (2.61%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (1.96%) OCA
7 3 (1.96%) RHCE
7 3 (1.96%) RHCSA
8 1 (0.65%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.65%) MCSA
8 1 (0.65%) MCSE
8 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.61%) GCP
1 4 (2.61%) SLA
2 2 (1.31%) QA
3 1 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 14 (9.15%) Firmware
2 13 (8.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 10 (6.54%) HDFS
4 9 (5.88%) Docker
5 7 (4.58%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (3.92%) GlusterFS
7 5 (3.27%) NFS
8 3 (1.96%) Hyper-V
8 3 (1.96%) Oracle Clusterware
8 3 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (1.96%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 2 (1.31%) Gluster
10 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 36 (23.53%) Ansible
2 32 (20.92%) Puppet
3 31 (20.26%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (9.80%) CFEngine
5 10 (6.54%) Hadoop YARN
6 9 (5.88%) Oracle ZFS
6 9 (5.88%) Red Hat Satellite
7 6 (3.92%) NetBackup
7 6 (3.92%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 6 (3.92%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 5 (3.27%) Control-M
8 5 (3.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 5 (3.27%) Terraform
9 4 (2.61%) Kubernetes
10 3 (1.96%) Data Guard
10 3 (1.96%) Oracle RMAN
10 3 (1.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 2 (1.31%) BladeLogic
11 2 (1.31%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (1.31%) Simpana
Vendors
1 74 (48.37%) Oracle
2 21 (13.73%) Red Hat
3 18 (11.76%) Talend
4 17 (11.11%) Veritas
5 15 (9.80%) SaltStack
6 11 (7.19%) Sybase
7 10 (6.54%) Cloudera
8 9 (5.88%) HP
8 9 (5.88%) IBM
8 9 (5.88%) Sun
9 7 (4.58%) VMware
10 6 (3.92%) Brocade
10 6 (3.92%) Centrify
10 6 (3.92%) EMC
10 6 (3.92%) StorageTek
11 5 (3.27%) Remedy
12 4 (2.61%) NetApp
13 3 (1.96%) Compaq
13 3 (1.96%) ION Trading
13 3 (1.96%) Microsoft