Period
to 18 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 700 580 708
Rank change year-on-year -120 +128 -15
Contract jobs citing Korn 184 294 186
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.30% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.40% 0.71% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 201 115
UK median daily rate £525 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.25% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £380 £305 £325
90th Percentile £575 £595 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +10.00% +3.45% -5.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
UK median hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £36.00

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 45,904 41,638 42,752
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.53% 41.89% 40.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 32,202 28,903 29,383
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £280
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 702 784 915
UK median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £16.25 £16.08 £14.13
90th Percentile £52.50 £53.00 £53.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.27 £40.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +4.36% +8.00% +1.35%

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 October 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 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 18 October 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 -115 160 £525 +31.25% 31
London -33 115 £525 +5.00% 17
UK excluding London -105 69 £413 +10.00% 19
South East -58 16 £383 -4.38% 3
Midlands -36 14 £370 -1.33% 1
Northern Ireland +41 9 £432 -5.06%
East Midlands -11 9 £348 -7.33% 1
Scotland -13 9 £385 -23.00% 5
South West -7 7 £475 +9.20% 2
Wales - 6 £500 -
West Midlands -22 5 £375 -
East of England -4 4 £326 +10.59%
North East -36 4 £385 +19.38%
North of England -66 4 £385 +20.31% 8

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 148 (80.43%) Unix
2 135 (73.37%) Shell Script
3 132 (71.74%) Bash Shell
4 125 (67.93%) Python
5 108 (58.70%) Oracle
6 88 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
7 84 (45.65%) Windows
8 83 (45.11%) Puppet
8 83 (45.11%) Ansible
9 82 (44.57%) Test Automation
10 81 (44.02%) Opscode Chef
11 80 (43.48%) Jenkins
12 79 (42.93%) SQL
12 79 (42.93%) Scrum
13 74 (40.22%) Continuous Integration
14 73 (39.67%) SQL Server
14 73 (39.67%) Build Automation
15 68 (36.96%) MS Visio
16 67 (36.41%) Microsoft Excel
17 62 (33.70%) Data Analysis
18 58 (31.52%) Big Data
19 56 (30.43%) PowerShell
19 56 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
20 55 (29.89%) Amazon EC2
20 55 (29.89%) Amazon S3
20 55 (29.89%) ETL
21 53 (28.80%) Linux
22 52 (28.26%) Data Extraction
22 52 (28.26%) Wiki
22 52 (28.26%) Virtual Private Cloud

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 11 (5.98%) Apache
1 11 (5.98%) Apache Spark
2 8 (4.35%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.63%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.63%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (1.09%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.54%) IIS
5 1 (0.54%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.54%) nginx
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 68 (36.96%) MS Visio
2 67 (36.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (8.15%) Microsoft Office
4 13 (7.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 13 (7.07%) HiPortfolio
2 2 (1.09%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.54%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 56 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (29.89%) Amazon EC2
2 55 (29.89%) Amazon S3
3 52 (28.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (1.09%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (1.09%) Serverless
5 1 (0.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.54%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.54%) AWS CloudTrail
5 1 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.61%) SAN
2 11 (5.98%) TCP/IP
3 8 (4.35%) WAN
4 7 (3.80%) DNS
4 7 (3.80%) Fibre Channel
5 6 (3.26%) iSCSI
6 4 (2.17%) FTP
6 4 (2.17%) Internet
7 3 (1.63%) HTTP
7 3 (1.63%) LAN
7 3 (1.63%) SSL
8 2 (1.09%) Firewall
8 2 (1.09%) SMS
9 1 (0.54%) DMZ
9 1 (0.54%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.54%) SNMP
9 1 (0.54%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (39.67%) SQL Server
2 58 (31.52%) Big Data
3 45 (24.46%) Apache Hive
3 45 (24.46%) Hadoop
3 45 (24.46%) Impala
3 45 (24.46%) Sqoop
4 18 (9.78%) Relational Database
5 16 (8.70%) DB2
6 14 (7.61%) RDBMS
7 12 (6.52%) Oracle Reports
8 10 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (2.72%) Oracle Database
9 5 (2.72%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (2.17%) DB2 UDB
10 4 (2.17%) MongoDB
11 3 (1.63%) MySQL
12 2 (1.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (1.09%) DataStage
12 2 (1.09%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 80 (43.48%) Jenkins
2 6 (3.26%) CA Gen
2 6 (3.26%) JIRA
2 6 (3.26%) Maven
2 6 (3.26%) TeamCity
3 5 (2.72%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.72%) JUnit
3 5 (2.72%) Mockito
3 5 (2.72%) Spock
4 2 (1.09%) Ant
4 2 (1.09%) Gradle
4 2 (1.09%) IBM UrbanCode
4 2 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.09%) Toad
5 1 (0.54%) AppVeyor
5 1 (0.54%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.54%) Introscope
5 1 (0.54%) Selenium
5 1 (0.54%) Subversion
5 1 (0.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 38 (20.65%) Finance
2 23 (12.50%) Banking
3 13 (7.07%) Back Office
4 6 (3.26%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.72%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.72%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.17%) Front Office
7 3 (1.63%) Electronics
7 3 (1.63%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.63%) Marketing
7 3 (1.63%) Retail
8 2 (1.09%) Advertising
8 2 (1.09%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.54%) Local Government
9 1 (0.54%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (35.87%) Platform Engineer
2 29 (15.76%) Developer
3 19 (10.33%) Administrator
4 14 (7.61%) Analyst
4 14 (7.61%) Systems Administrator
5 13 (7.07%) Business Analyst
5 13 (7.07%) Technical Analyst
5 13 (7.07%) Technical Business Analyst
6 12 (6.52%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 12 (6.52%) Unix Engineer
7 11 (5.98%) Talend Developer
8 10 (5.43%) Linux Administrator
8 10 (5.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 9 (4.89%) AWS Engineer
9 9 (4.89%) DevOps Engineer
9 9 (4.89%) Linux Engineer
9 9 (4.89%) Unix Administrator
10 8 (4.35%) DBA
11 7 (3.80%) AWS DevOps
11 7 (3.80%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.43%) JMS
2 8 (4.35%) Web Services
2 8 (4.35%) XML
3 7 (3.80%) Middleware
4 6 (3.26%) Gherkin
4 6 (3.26%) J2EE
4 6 (3.26%) JDBC
4 6 (3.26%) SOAP
5 5 (2.72%) AngularJS
5 5 (2.72%) HTML
5 5 (2.72%) JSON
5 5 (2.72%) Node.js
5 5 (2.72%) REST
5 5 (2.72%) Spring
5 5 (2.72%) WebSphere MQ
5 5 (2.72%) XSD
5 5 (2.72%) XSLT
5 5 (2.72%) YAML
6 4 (2.17%) CSS
7 3 (1.63%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 52 (28.26%) Wiki
2 14 (7.61%) Linux Command Line
3 8 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.26%) Clustering
5 5 (2.72%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.72%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.17%) Fintech
6 4 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.09%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.09%) DataPower
7 2 (1.09%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.54%) Cybercrime
8 1 (0.54%) Derivative
8 1 (0.54%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 148 (80.43%) Unix
2 84 (45.65%) Windows
3 53 (28.80%) Linux
4 43 (23.37%) Solaris
5 19 (10.33%) AIX
6 17 (9.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (2.72%) CentOS
8 4 (2.17%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (44.57%) Test Automation
3 79 (42.93%) Scrum
4 74 (40.22%) Continuous Integration
5 73 (39.67%) Build Automation
6 62 (33.70%) Data Analysis
7 55 (29.89%) ETL
8 52 (28.26%) Data Extraction
9 17 (9.24%) ITIL
10 16 (8.70%) DevOps
11 15 (8.15%) Performance Testing
11 15 (8.15%) Project Management
12 14 (7.61%) Requirements Management
13 13 (7.07%) Asset Management
13 13 (7.07%) Fund Accounting
13 13 (7.07%) Regression Testing
14 12 (6.52%) BPR
15 11 (5.98%) Business Intelligence
16 8 (4.35%) Change Management
16 8 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 135 (73.37%) Shell Script
2 132 (71.74%) Bash Shell
3 125 (67.93%) Python
4 79 (42.93%) SQL
5 56 (30.43%) PowerShell
6 44 (23.91%) Perl
7 18 (9.78%) PL/SQL
8 15 (8.15%) Java
9 10 (5.43%) C
10 7 (3.80%) JavaScript
10 7 (3.80%) Ruby
11 6 (3.26%) Bourne shell
11 6 (3.26%) C-shell
12 5 (2.72%) AWK
12 5 (2.72%) C++
12 5 (2.72%) XPath
13 3 (1.63%) Jython
13 3 (1.63%) PHP
14 2 (1.09%) COBOL
15 1 (0.54%) ANSI C
Qualifications
1 18 (9.78%) Security Cleared
2 15 (8.15%) Degree
2 15 (8.15%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.72%) OCP
3 5 (2.72%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (2.17%) RHCE
5 3 (1.63%) OCA
5 3 (1.63%) RHCSA
6 2 (1.09%) BC Cleared
6 2 (1.09%) CCNA
6 2 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.54%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.54%) MCSA
7 1 (0.54%) MCSE
7 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.09%) MiFID
1 2 (1.09%) SEPA
2 1 (0.54%) QA
2 1 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (24.46%) HDFS
2 11 (5.98%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 8 (4.35%) Samba
4 4 (2.17%) Firmware
4 4 (2.17%) GlusterFS
5 3 (1.63%) NFS
5 3 (1.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (1.63%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.09%) Docker
6 2 (1.09%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.54%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.54%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 83 (45.11%) Ansible
1 83 (45.11%) Puppet
2 81 (44.02%) Opscode Chef
3 45 (24.46%) Hadoop YARN
4 21 (11.41%) Oracle ZFS
5 4 (2.17%) CFEngine
5 4 (2.17%) NetBackup
5 4 (2.17%) Red Hat Satellite
5 4 (2.17%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 4 (2.17%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 3 (1.63%) CA Wily
6 3 (1.63%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (1.09%) Data Guard
7 2 (1.09%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (1.09%) Simpana
7 2 (1.09%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
8 1 (0.54%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (0.54%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.54%) Salt
8 1 (0.54%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 108 (58.70%) Oracle
2 45 (24.46%) Cloudera
3 17 (9.24%) IBM
4 14 (7.61%) Red Hat
4 14 (7.61%) Veritas
5 11 (5.98%) Talend
6 10 (5.43%) Centrify
7 9 (4.89%) Sun
8 7 (3.80%) HP
8 7 (3.80%) NetApp
9 6 (3.26%) CA
9 6 (3.26%) EMC
9 6 (3.26%) VMware
10 4 (2.17%) Brocade
10 4 (2.17%) SaltStack
10 4 (2.17%) StorageTek
11 3 (1.63%) SAP
11 3 (1.63%) Solace
12 2 (1.09%) CommVault
12 2 (1.09%) Nokia