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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
AIX Specialist
Rank 639 643 594
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -49
Contract jobs requiring an AIX Specialist 17 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.011% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.011% 0.008%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 4
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £394 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.58% +12.50%
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
51670 52282 49893
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.71% 94.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 33730 32289 30871
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1487 2076 2100
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.33 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

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 28 May 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 19 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 28 May 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 -2 17 £400 +3.22% 1
North West - 7 £393 -
London -7 5 £463 +23.33%
South East -2 2 £400 +1.58% 1
West Midlands - 2 - -
Warwickshire - 2 - -
Preston - 2 £410 -
Warwick - 2 - -
Cheshire - 2 £400 -
Lancashire - 2 £410 -
Merseyside - 2 - -
Farnborough +4 1 - -
Hampshire -8 1 - - 1
Middlesex - 1 £400 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £300 -
Liverpool - 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £300 -
Manchester - 1 £375 -
North East - 1 £300 -

AIX Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 26 (100.00%) AIX
2 18 (69.23%) Unix
3 11 (42.31%) Linux
4 8 (30.77%) Migration
5 7 (26.92%) Finance
5 7 (26.92%) IBM
5 7 (26.92%) Solaris
6 6 (23.08%) Banking
6 6 (23.08%) Oracle
7 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
7 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
7 5 (19.23%) Tivoli
8 4 (15.38%) Change Management
8 4 (15.38%) Windows
8 4 (15.38%) ITIL
8 4 (15.38%) WebSphere
8 4 (15.38%) Release Management
8 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
9 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (11.54%) PowerHA
9 3 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (11.54%) IBM Integration Bus
9 3 (11.54%) QMS
9 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
9 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
9 3 (11.54%) WebLogic
9 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
9 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
9 3 (11.54%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 3 (11.54%) Middleware

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 4 (15.38%) WebSphere
2 3 (11.54%) WebLogic
3 2 (7.69%) AquaLogic
3 2 (7.69%) MQSeries
3 2 (7.69%) OpenStack
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (7.69%) Tuxedo
3 2 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) OpenText MBPM
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) OpenShift
1 2 (7.69%) PaaS
2 1 (3.85%) IaaS
2 1 (3.85%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (7.69%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) NetScreen
2 2 (7.69%) SAN
3 1 (3.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) Ant
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 6 (23.08%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) IBM Integration Bus
1 3 (11.54%) Middleware
2 1 (3.85%) J2EE
2 1 (3.85%) REST
2 1 (3.85%) SOAP
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Mainframe
2 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) DataPower
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) AIX
2 18 (69.23%) Unix
3 11 (42.31%) Linux
4 7 (26.92%) Solaris
5 4 (15.38%) Windows
6 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (7.69%) HPUX
7 2 (7.69%) OS/390
8 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Migration
2 4 (15.38%) Change Management
2 4 (15.38%) ITIL
2 4 (15.38%) Release Management
3 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
3 3 (11.54%) QMS
3 3 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.69%) DevOps
4 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 2 (7.69%) SIEM
5 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.85%) Information Security
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.85%) Quality Management
5 1 (3.85%) Scrum
5 1 (3.85%) Security Management
5 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) Java
1 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.85%) C
2 1 (3.85%) C++
2 1 (3.85%) Jython
2 1 (3.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) CCNA
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.85%) BC Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.85%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) PowerHA
1 3 (11.54%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Tivoli
2 2 (7.69%) Puppet
3 1 (3.85%) QRadar
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) IBM
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle
3 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
4 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.69%) Axway
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco
5 2 (7.69%) Juniper
5 2 (7.69%) Palo Alto
5 2 (7.69%) Sun
5 2 (7.69%) VMware
6 1 (3.85%) CA
6 1 (3.85%) Fujitsu
6 1 (3.85%) HP
6 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow