Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 154 104 118
Rank change year-on-year -50 +14 +38
Contract jobs citing AIX 15 63 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.36% 1.46% 1.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.89% 7.65% 6.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 25 43
Berkshire median daily rate £650 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £546 £365 £400
90th Percentile £684 £575 £569
South East median daily rate £413 £435 £424
% change year-on-year -5.17% +2.65% -0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - £43.28 -
South East median hourly rate - £43.28 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +17.14%

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 793 823 955
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 19.29% 19.13% 19.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 443 491
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +15.67%
10th Percentile £185 £206 £200
90th Percentile £550 £538 £500
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 59 119
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £17.00 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.59% -21.11% +26.50%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.00 £12.50
90th Percentile £39.75 £50.00 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.06 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.58% -10.21% +20.79%

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 23 November 2017.

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

AIX
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 23 November 2017. 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 -4 7 £525 +6.33%
Slough +7 5 £650 -
AIX
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing AIX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for AIX.

1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (80.00%) IBM
3 8 (53.33%) Oracle
4 7 (46.67%) VMware
5 6 (40.00%) Unix
5 6 (40.00%) EMC
5 6 (40.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 5 (33.33%) Private Cloud
6 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
6 5 (33.33%) EMC VNX
6 5 (33.33%) IaaS
6 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (33.33%) Oracle Exadata
6 5 (33.33%) Oracle Exalogic
6 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 5 (33.33%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 5 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 5 (33.33%) Shell Script
6 5 (33.33%) Windows
6 5 (33.33%) SUSE
6 5 (33.33%) Retail
7 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
7 4 (26.67%) DB2 UDB
7 4 (26.67%) Firewall
7 4 (26.67%) DB2
7 4 (26.67%) SQL
7 4 (26.67%) SAP
7 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell

AIX
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 (6.67%) Apache
1 1 (6.67%) iPlanet
1 1 (6.67%) JBoss
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
1 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) IaaS
2 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) DNS
3 2 (13.33%) SAN
3 2 (13.33%) SSL
3 2 (13.33%) WAN
4 1 (6.67%) FCoE
4 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
4 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle Exadata
2 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (26.67%) DB2
2 4 (26.67%) DB2 UDB
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Architect
2 4 (26.67%) DB2 DBA
2 4 (26.67%) DBA
2 4 (26.67%) Technical Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Unix Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Middleware Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Technical Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Unix Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Unix Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) J2EE
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 5 (33.33%) EMC VNX
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle Exalogic
1 5 (33.33%) Private Cloud
1 5 (33.33%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 6 (40.00%) Unix
3 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (33.33%) SUSE
3 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) HPUX
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (13.33%) Solaris
5 1 (6.67%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Change Management
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (13.33%) High Availability
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) Network Segmentation
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.67%) Project Governance
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) Korn
4 2 (13.33%) Perl
5 1 (6.67%) C-shell
5 1 (6.67%) Python
5 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (6.67%) Samba
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (6.67%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Data Guard
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (6.67%) yum
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) IBM
2 8 (53.33%) Oracle
3 7 (46.67%) VMware
4 6 (40.00%) EMC
5 4 (26.67%) SAP
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco
6 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
7 1 (6.67%) F5
7 1 (6.67%) HP
7 1 (6.67%) Software AG
7 1 (6.67%) Sun
7 1 (6.67%) webMethods