The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had AIX Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
AIX Specialist
Rank 642 647 641
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs requiring an AIX Specialist 7 23 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.040% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.042% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 18 3
Median daily rate £384 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £350 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £476 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-22.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50058 55053 53923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.96% 93.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 32735 35187 32868
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1664 2085 2143
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.70% +6.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.46 £42.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

AIX Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured AIX Specialist in the job title.

AIX Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

AIX Specialist
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing AIX Specialist within the UK.

AIX Specialist Daily Rate Trend in the UK

AIX Specialist
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AIX Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

AIX Specialist Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

AIX Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing AIX Specialist within the UK.

AIX Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

AIX Specialist
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +9 5 £456 +21.66%
London 0 4 £488 +30.00%
Scotland +20 2 £290 -20.00%
Glasgow - 2 £290 -
North West +19 1 £343 -2.14%
City of London +12 1 - -
Manchester -3 1 £343 -2.14%

AIX Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, AIX Specialist contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring AIX Specialist in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) AIX
2 19 (82.61%) Unix
3 10 (43.48%) Linux
4 8 (34.78%) Migration
5 7 (30.43%) Solaris
6 6 (26.09%) Finance
7 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
8 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
9 3 (13.04%) PowerHA
9 3 (13.04%) HPUX
9 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
9 3 (13.04%) Windows
10 2 (8.70%) ITIL
10 2 (8.70%) Oracle
10 2 (8.70%) IBM
10 2 (8.70%) Internet
10 2 (8.70%) Release Management
10 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
10 2 (8.70%) DataPower
10 2 (8.70%) Change Management
10 2 (8.70%) Banking
10 2 (8.70%) PaaS
10 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (8.70%) OpenStack
10 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
10 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
10 2 (8.70%) XenServer
10 2 (8.70%) Puppet
10 2 (8.70%) DevOps
10 2 (8.70%) Jenkins

AIX Specialist Skill Set
Top Related 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 2 (8.70%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) OpenShift
1 2 (8.70%) PaaS
2 1 (4.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) FTP
2 1 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.35%) Ant
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (4.35%) Middleware
1 1 (4.35%) REST
1 1 (4.35%) SOAP
1 1 (4.35%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) DataPower
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) AIX
2 19 (82.61%) Unix
3 10 (43.48%) Linux
4 7 (30.43%) Solaris
5 3 (13.04%) HPUX
5 3 (13.04%) Windows
6 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.35%) SUSE
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Migration
2 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
3 2 (8.70%) Change Management
3 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (8.70%) DevOps
3 2 (8.70%) ITIL
3 2 (8.70%) Release Management
4 1 (4.35%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL V3
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.35%) Quality Management
4 1 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.35%) SIEM
4 1 (4.35%) SOA
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (4.35%) Test Planning
4 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.35%) C
2 1 (4.35%) Jython
2 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) BC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (4.35%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) PowerHA
2 2 (8.70%) XenServer
3 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Puppet
2 1 (4.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
2 2 (8.70%) IBM
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) CA
3 1 (4.35%) EMC
3 1 (4.35%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.35%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) VocaLink