Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 723 650 681
Rank change year-on-year -73 +31 +5
Contract jobs citing Korn 159 251 208
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.24% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.34% 0.58% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 153 142
UK median daily rate £525 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.25% -3.03% -4.07%
10th Percentile £384 £303 £321
90th Percentile £675 £585 £606
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £378 £375
% change year-on-year +9.60% +0.67% -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
UK median hourly rate - - £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £46.50

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 46,973 43,021 41,510
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.71% 41.99% 40.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 33,096 30,172 28,484
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £319 £308 £285
90th Percentile £642 £638 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 692 780 864
UK median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £39.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +1.98% +4.60%
10th Percentile £16.29 £16.25 £14.44
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.50 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%

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 10 December 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 16 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 10 December 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 -132 139 £525 +31.25% 19
London +7 101 £525 +23.53% 5
UK excluding London -110 58 £414 +9.60% 15
South East -64 15 £383 -4.38% 1
Scotland -9 13 £385 -23.00% 1
Midlands -30 8 £333 -6.67% 1
North of England -52 6 £425 +32.81% 8
Wales - 6 £500 -
East Midlands -3 5 £333 -5.00%
South West -30 5 £475 +9.20% 4
East of England -7 4 £326 -
Yorkshire -9 3 £425 - 3
West Midlands -26 3 - - 1
North West -11 2 £275 - 5
North East -52 1 £538 +67.97%
Northern Ireland - 1 £430 -

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 133 (83.65%) Unix
2 127 (79.87%) Shell Script
3 121 (76.10%) Bash Shell
4 107 (67.30%) Python
5 97 (61.01%) Oracle
6 81 (50.94%) Ansible
7 78 (49.06%) Jenkins
7 78 (49.06%) Windows
8 77 (48.43%) Puppet
9 76 (47.80%) Opscode Chef
10 75 (47.17%) Scrum
11 74 (46.54%) Agile Software Development
12 73 (45.91%) SQL
13 72 (45.28%) Continuous Integration
13 72 (45.28%) Test Automation
14 70 (44.03%) Build Automation
15 64 (40.25%) MS Visio
16 63 (39.62%) Microsoft Excel
17 53 (33.33%) SQL Server
18 50 (31.45%) Amazon AWS
19 48 (30.19%) Amazon EC2
19 48 (30.19%) Amazon S3
19 48 (30.19%) ETL
20 47 (29.56%) Linux
20 47 (29.56%) PowerShell
20 47 (29.56%) Data Analysis
21 45 (28.30%) Data Extraction
21 45 (28.30%) Wiki
21 45 (28.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
22 38 (23.90%) Big Data

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 15 (9.43%) Apache
2 7 (4.40%) WebSphere
3 5 (3.14%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.52%) Apache Spark
4 4 (2.52%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (1.26%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.63%) IIS
6 1 (0.63%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.63%) nginx
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 64 (40.25%) MS Visio
2 63 (39.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (11.32%) Microsoft Office
4 14 (8.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (1.26%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 14 (8.81%) HiPortfolio
2 2 (1.26%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.63%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 50 (31.45%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (30.19%) Amazon EC2
2 48 (30.19%) Amazon S3
3 45 (28.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (2.52%) GitHub
4 4 (2.52%) OpenShift
5 3 (1.89%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.26%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (1.26%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.63%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.81%) SAN
2 13 (8.18%) TCP/IP
3 9 (5.66%) DNS
4 8 (5.03%) iSCSI
4 8 (5.03%) WAN
5 4 (2.52%) DSL
5 4 (2.52%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (2.52%) FTP
5 4 (2.52%) Internet
6 2 (1.26%) Firewall
6 2 (1.26%) HTTP
6 2 (1.26%) Kerberos
6 2 (1.26%) LAN
6 2 (1.26%) SMS
6 2 (1.26%) SNMP
6 2 (1.26%) SSL
7 1 (0.63%) DMZ
7 1 (0.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 38 (23.90%) Big Data
3 36 (22.64%) Apache Hive
3 36 (22.64%) Hadoop
3 36 (22.64%) Impala
3 36 (22.64%) Sqoop
4 14 (8.81%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (5.03%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.77%) RDBMS
7 5 (3.14%) DB2
7 5 (3.14%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.89%) DB2 UDB
8 3 (1.89%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.89%) MySQL
8 3 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.26%) DataStage
9 2 (1.26%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.26%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 78 (49.06%) Jenkins
2 7 (4.40%) Git (software)
3 6 (3.77%) CA Gen
4 4 (2.52%) Gradle
4 4 (2.52%) JIRA
4 4 (2.52%) Maven
4 4 (2.52%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (2.52%) TeamCity
5 3 (1.89%) Cucumber
5 3 (1.89%) JUnit
5 3 (1.89%) Mockito
5 3 (1.89%) Selenium
5 3 (1.89%) Spock
6 2 (1.26%) Ant
6 2 (1.26%) gulp
6 2 (1.26%) IBM UrbanCode
6 2 (1.26%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (1.26%) Protractor
6 2 (1.26%) Toad
7 1 (0.63%) Introscope
General
1 28 (17.61%) Finance
2 15 (9.43%) Banking
3 14 (8.81%) Back Office
4 5 (3.14%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.52%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.89%) Electronics
6 3 (1.89%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.89%) Marketing
6 3 (1.89%) Retail
7 2 (1.26%) Advertising
7 2 (1.26%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.26%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.63%) Front Office
8 1 (0.63%) Local Government
8 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 63 (39.62%) Platform Engineer
2 17 (10.69%) Administrator
3 16 (10.06%) Analyst
3 16 (10.06%) Developer
4 14 (8.81%) Business Analyst
4 14 (8.81%) Technical Analyst
4 14 (8.81%) Technical Business Analyst
4 14 (8.81%) Unix Engineer
5 13 (8.18%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 12 (7.55%) DevOps Engineer
7 11 (6.92%) AWS Engineer
8 10 (6.29%) Systems Administrator
9 8 (5.03%) Linux Administrator
10 7 (4.40%) AWS DevOps
10 7 (4.40%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 7 (4.40%) Unix Administrator
11 5 (3.14%) CA Gen Developer
11 5 (3.14%) DBA
12 4 (2.52%) AIX Administrator
12 4 (2.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.77%) HTML
1 6 (3.77%) Web Services
1 6 (3.77%) XML
2 5 (3.14%) AngularJS
2 5 (3.14%) J2EE
2 5 (3.14%) JDBC
2 5 (3.14%) Node.js
2 5 (3.14%) SOAP
3 4 (2.52%) CSS
3 4 (2.52%) Gherkin
3 4 (2.52%) JMS
3 4 (2.52%) Middleware
3 4 (2.52%) Spring
3 4 (2.52%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (1.89%) Hibernate
4 3 (1.89%) Java RMI
4 3 (1.89%) JSON
4 3 (1.89%) JSP
4 3 (1.89%) Servlets
4 3 (1.89%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 45 (28.30%) Wiki
2 15 (9.43%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (3.77%) Clustering
4 4 (2.52%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.52%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.26%) DataPower
5 2 (1.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.26%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.63%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.63%) Derivative
6 1 (0.63%) Fintech
6 1 (0.63%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.63%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 133 (83.65%) Unix
2 78 (49.06%) Windows
3 47 (29.56%) Linux
4 34 (21.38%) Solaris
5 19 (11.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (11.32%) AIX
7 6 (3.77%) CentOS
8 4 (2.52%) HPUX
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.63%) SUSE
9 1 (0.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (47.17%) Scrum
2 74 (46.54%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (45.28%) Continuous Integration
3 72 (45.28%) Test Automation
4 70 (44.03%) Build Automation
5 48 (30.19%) ETL
6 47 (29.56%) Data Analysis
7 45 (28.30%) Data Extraction
8 17 (10.69%) DevOps
9 16 (10.06%) ITIL
9 16 (10.06%) Performance Testing
9 16 (10.06%) Project Management
10 15 (9.43%) Requirements Management
11 14 (8.81%) Asset Management
11 14 (8.81%) Fund Accounting
11 14 (8.81%) Regression Testing
12 13 (8.18%) BPR
13 9 (5.66%) Migration
13 9 (5.66%) Unit Testing
14 8 (5.03%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 127 (79.87%) Shell Script
2 121 (76.10%) Bash Shell
3 107 (67.30%) Python
4 73 (45.91%) SQL
5 47 (29.56%) PowerShell
6 28 (17.61%) Perl
7 19 (11.95%) PL/SQL
8 10 (6.29%) C
8 10 (6.29%) Java
9 8 (5.03%) C-shell
9 8 (5.03%) JavaScript
10 5 (3.14%) C++
11 4 (2.52%) Bourne shell
11 4 (2.52%) Groovy
12 3 (1.89%) XPath
13 2 (1.26%) AWK
13 2 (1.26%) COBOL
13 2 (1.26%) Jython
13 2 (1.26%) PHP
14 1 (0.63%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (7.55%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.29%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.40%) Degree
4 5 (3.14%) OCP
4 5 (3.14%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (1.89%) RHCE
6 2 (1.26%) BC Cleared
6 2 (1.26%) CCNA
6 2 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.26%) IBM AIX Certification
6 2 (1.26%) OCA
6 2 (1.26%) RHCSA
7 1 (0.63%) MCSA
7 1 (0.63%) MCSE
7 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.26%) MiFID
1 2 (1.26%) SEPA
2 1 (0.63%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (22.64%) HDFS
2 10 (6.29%) Samba
3 5 (3.14%) Docker
3 5 (3.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.52%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (2.52%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (1.89%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.26%) Active Directory
6 2 (1.26%) GlusterFS
6 2 (1.26%) NFS
6 2 (1.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (1.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (1.26%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.63%) Firmware
7 1 (0.63%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 81 (50.94%) Ansible
2 77 (48.43%) Puppet
3 76 (47.80%) Opscode Chef
4 36 (22.64%) Hadoop YARN
5 19 (11.95%) Oracle ZFS
6 5 (3.14%) Terraform
7 4 (2.52%) Kubernetes
8 3 (1.89%) Data Guard
8 3 (1.89%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (1.26%) CA Wily
9 2 (1.26%) NetBackup
9 2 (1.26%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (1.26%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 2 (1.26%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (1.26%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 2 (1.26%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
10 1 (0.63%) CFEngine
10 1 (0.63%) Grafana
10 1 (0.63%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.63%) Simpana
Vendors
1 97 (61.01%) Oracle
2 36 (22.64%) Cloudera
3 16 (10.06%) IBM
3 16 (10.06%) Red Hat
4 10 (6.29%) Centrify
4 10 (6.29%) VMware
5 8 (5.03%) HP
6 7 (4.40%) CA
6 7 (4.40%) Sun
7 6 (3.77%) NetApp
8 5 (3.14%) Veritas
9 4 (2.52%) EMC
10 3 (1.89%) Dell
10 3 (1.89%) Microsoft
10 3 (1.89%) SAP
10 3 (1.89%) Solace
11 2 (1.26%) Brocade
11 2 (1.26%) Nokia
11 2 (1.26%) StorageTek
11 2 (1.26%) Talend