Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for AIX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AIX 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.

IBM AIX
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 149 128
Rank change year-on-year -6 -21 -14
Contract jobs citing AIX 6 14 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.15% 0.35% 1.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.92% 1.85% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 22
Berkshire median daily rate £325 £650 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +35.06% +6.94%
10th Percentile £313 £546 £363
90th Percentile £488 £684 £575
South East median daily rate £475 £413 £435
% change year-on-year +15.15% -5.17% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £43.28
South East median hourly rate £26.00 - £43.28

AIX is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 649 755 898
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 16.54% 18.90% 20.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 376 490
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £154 £193 £215
90th Percentile £550 £550 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 64 62
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £14.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.43% +12.00% -42.00%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.75 £11.33
90th Percentile £41.95 £39.75 £43.28
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.06
% change year-on-year - +2.58% -5.22%

AIX
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing AIX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for AIX in Berkshire

AIX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing AIX in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for AIX in Berkshire

AIX
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AIX in Berkshire over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AIX in Berkshire

AIX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AIX in Berkshire

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Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX within the Berkshire region 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
Bracknell -7 1 - -
Reading - 1 £500 -
AIX
South East

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing AIX 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 across the Berkshire region with a requirement for AIX.

1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) DB2
2 3 (50.00%) Retail
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) MVS
3 2 (33.33%) COBOL
3 2 (33.33%) Tivoli
3 2 (33.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (33.33%) JCL
3 2 (33.33%) Mainframe
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (16.67%) EMC VNX
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Splunk
4 1 (16.67%) ArcSight
4 1 (16.67%) Office 365
4 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) DB2
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) COBOL Developer
1 2 (33.33%) DB2 Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) CyberArk Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) OAT Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) OAT Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Unix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) LDAP
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) EMC VNX
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (16.67%) HACMP
2 1 (16.67%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) MVS
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Solaris
4 1 (16.67%) SUSE
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Licensing
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) COBOL
2 2 (33.33%) JCL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Tivoli
2 1 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) ArcSight
3 1 (16.67%) Brocade
3 1 (16.67%) CyberArk
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Splunk
3 1 (16.67%) Sun