Period
to 13 November 2019

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 13 November 2019 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
13 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 742 725 608
Rank change year-on-year -17 -117 +97
Contract jobs citing Korn 64 175 286
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.076% 0.17% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.18% 0.38% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 150 191
UK median daily rate £463 £525 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.90% +31.25% -
10th Percentile £381 £383 £305
90th Percentile £656 £675 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £481 £413 £380
% change year-on-year +16.67% +8.55% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
UK median hourly rate £23.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - -

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 35,213 46,312 42,968
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.69% 44.65% 42.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,332 32,584 29,980
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £323 £315 £308
90th Percentile £650 £638 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 714 691 801
UK median hourly rate £43.00 £41.53 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.54% +3.83% +6.67%
10th Percentile £18.88 £16.66 £16.25
90th Percentile £55.00 £52.50 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.13 £40.50
% change year-on-year +0.87% +4.03% +8.00%

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 13 November 2019.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Korn over the 6 months to 13 November 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Korn in the UK

Korn
Top 9 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 13 November 2019. 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 -7 52 £450 -14.29% 14
UK excluding London +34 33 £481 +16.67% 8
London +8 27 £450 -14.29% 7
South East +30 15 £425 +11.11% 1
Wales +29 8 £600 +20.00%
South West +4 5 £450 -5.26% 5
North of England +26 3 £669 +24.42%
North West +6 3 £669 -
East of England +24 2 £300 -8.05%

For the 6 months to 13 November 2019, 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 57 (89.06%) Linux
2 49 (76.56%) Unix
3 37 (57.81%) Bash Shell
4 32 (50.00%) Windows
5 28 (43.75%) Python
6 24 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (35.94%) ITIL
7 23 (35.94%) Service Management
8 22 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (32.81%) Integration Testing
10 20 (31.25%) Perl
11 18 (28.13%) C
12 17 (26.56%) Red Hat
12 17 (26.56%) Service Delivery
12 17 (26.56%) PowerShell
12 17 (26.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 17 (26.56%) DevOps
13 16 (25.00%) User Stories
13 16 (25.00%) V-Model
13 16 (25.00%) Waterfall
13 16 (25.00%) TDD
13 16 (25.00%) VMware
13 16 (25.00%) Smoke Testing
13 16 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
13 16 (25.00%) Systems Engineering
14 14 (21.88%) SAN
14 14 (21.88%) SQL
14 14 (21.88%) Oracle
14 14 (21.88%) Azure
15 13 (20.31%) Puppet

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 3 (4.69%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.13%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.56%) Apache
3 1 (1.56%) Commerce Server
3 1 (1.56%) Confluence
3 1 (1.56%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) HiPortfolio
2 1 (1.56%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 14 (21.88%) Azure
2 6 (9.38%) AWS
3 5 (7.81%) GCP
4 2 (3.13%) GitHub
5 1 (1.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.88%) SAN
2 5 (7.81%) DNS
3 4 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.69%) DHCP
5 2 (3.13%) DSL
5 2 (3.13%) NAS
6 1 (1.56%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.94%) InterSystems Cache
3 6 (9.38%) Relational Database
3 6 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (9.38%) SSDT
4 2 (3.13%) Big Data
4 2 (3.13%) DB2
4 2 (3.13%) DB2 UDB
4 2 (3.13%) MySQL
4 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.56%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.56%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 5 (7.81%) JIRA
2 4 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.69%) Bitbucket
3 3 (4.69%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.69%) JUnit
4 2 (3.13%) Ant
4 2 (3.13%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.13%) Gradle
4 2 (3.13%) Selenium
4 2 (3.13%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.56%) Toad
General
1 12 (18.75%) Finance
2 6 (9.38%) Banking
3 4 (6.25%) Public Sector
4 2 (3.13%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.56%) Retail
5 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.56%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 17 (26.56%) Systems Engineer
2 11 (17.19%) Linux Engineer
2 11 (17.19%) Principal Engineer
2 11 (17.19%) Principal Systems Engineer
2 11 (17.19%) Unix Engineer
3 8 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (12.50%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 5 (7.81%) Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) Architect
5 5 (7.81%) Cloud Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) Kubernetes Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) Security Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Administrator
6 4 (6.25%) Consultant
6 4 (6.25%) Data Integration Specialist
6 4 (6.25%) Integration Specialist
6 4 (6.25%) Linux Support
6 4 (6.25%) Unix Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.38%) Java EE
1 6 (9.38%) Middleware
1 6 (9.38%) Oracle Fusion
1 6 (9.38%) STL
2 4 (6.25%) Web Services
3 3 (4.69%) AngularJS
3 3 (4.69%) HTML
3 3 (4.69%) XML
4 2 (3.13%) Electron Framework
4 2 (3.13%) JSP
4 2 (3.13%) LDAP
4 2 (3.13%) Node.js
4 2 (3.13%) SailPoint
4 2 (3.13%) Servlets
4 2 (3.13%) SOAP
4 2 (3.13%) X-Windows
5 1 (1.56%) CSS
5 1 (1.56%) CSS3
5 1 (1.56%) REST
5 1 (1.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (7.81%) Data Structures
3 3 (4.69%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.69%) Replication
4 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.13%) Clustering
4 2 (3.13%) EMC Centera
4 2 (3.13%) EMC VMAX
4 2 (3.13%) EMC VNX
4 2 (3.13%) EMC VNXe
4 2 (3.13%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.56%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 57 (89.06%) Linux
2 49 (76.56%) Unix
3 32 (50.00%) Windows
4 17 (26.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (12.50%) AIX
6 7 (10.94%) HPUX
7 5 (7.81%) Solaris
7 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (4.69%) Windows Server
9 2 (3.13%) CentOS
9 2 (3.13%) Windows 2000
9 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.56%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (1.56%) SUSE
10 1 (1.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 23 (35.94%) ITIL
2 23 (35.94%) Service Management
3 22 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (32.81%) Integration Testing
5 17 (26.56%) DevOps
5 17 (26.56%) Service Delivery
6 16 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
6 16 (25.00%) Smoke Testing
6 16 (25.00%) Systems Engineering
6 16 (25.00%) TDD
6 16 (25.00%) User Stories
6 16 (25.00%) V-Model
6 16 (25.00%) Waterfall
7 12 (18.75%) Storage Management
8 8 (12.50%) Test Automation
9 6 (9.38%) Data Integration
9 6 (9.38%) Multithreading
9 6 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (9.38%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 37 (57.81%) Bash Shell
2 28 (43.75%) Python
3 20 (31.25%) Perl
4 18 (28.13%) C
5 17 (26.56%) PowerShell
6 14 (21.88%) SQL
7 13 (20.31%) JavaScript
8 12 (18.75%) Java
9 8 (12.50%) PHP
10 6 (9.38%) C#
10 6 (9.38%) C++
10 6 (9.38%) Objective-C
11 5 (7.81%) Go
12 4 (6.25%) Shell Script
13 3 (4.69%) C-shell
13 3 (4.69%) Tcl
14 2 (3.13%) BeanShell
14 2 (3.13%) Bourne shell
14 2 (3.13%) Groovy
15 1 (1.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.38%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.81%) HNC
4 3 (4.69%) Degree
5 1 (1.56%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.56%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.56%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.56%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) GDPR
1 5 (7.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (4.69%) SLA
3 2 (3.13%) GMP
System Software
1 12 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (14.06%) Hyper-V
3 7 (10.94%) Docker
4 5 (7.81%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (6.25%) Active Directory
6 2 (3.13%) NFS
6 2 (3.13%) RACF
6 2 (3.13%) Samba
6 2 (3.13%) SRDF
6 2 (3.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 2 (3.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (1.56%) Firmware
7 1 (1.56%) Gluster
7 1 (1.56%) HDFS
7 1 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (20.31%) Ansible
1 13 (20.31%) Puppet
2 7 (10.94%) Kubernetes
2 7 (10.94%) Terraform
3 6 (9.38%) NetBackup
4 5 (7.81%) Tivoli
4 5 (7.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (4.69%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (4.69%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (3.13%) EMC TimeFinder
6 2 (3.13%) Nagios
6 2 (3.13%) NetApp OnCommand
7 1 (1.56%) Avamar
7 1 (1.56%) Data Guard
7 1 (1.56%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (1.56%) IBM BigFix
7 1 (1.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (1.56%) vCenter Server
7 1 (1.56%) vRealize
7 1 (1.56%) yum
Vendors
1 17 (26.56%) Red Hat
2 16 (25.00%) VMware
3 14 (21.88%) Oracle
4 12 (18.75%) HP
5 10 (15.63%) 3PAR
6 9 (14.06%) IBM
7 5 (7.81%) Veritas
8 4 (6.25%) EMC
9 3 (4.69%) Microsoft
10 2 (3.13%) Brocade
10 2 (3.13%) Cisco
10 2 (3.13%) Citrix
10 2 (3.13%) CyberArk
10 2 (3.13%) NetApp
10 2 (3.13%) ServiceNow
11 1 (1.56%) Hitachi
11 1 (1.56%) Murex
11 1 (1.56%) Serena
11 1 (1.56%) Splunk
11 1 (1.56%) Sybase