Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 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.

IBM AIX
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 167 159 114
Rank change year-on-year -8 -45 +24
Contract jobs citing AIX 9 14 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.22% 0.34% 1.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.28% 1.71% 7.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 15
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £400 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -13.04% +2.22%
10th Percentile £313 £400 £363
90th Percentile £592 £583 £500
South East median daily rate £500 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +21.21% -2.94% +0.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £43.28
South East median hourly rate £24.50 £45.00 £43.28
% change year-on-year -45.56% +3.97% +8.20%

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 704 819 678
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 17.02% 19.92% 16.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 429 356
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £154 £200 £238
90th Percentile £555 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 53 56
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.86 £14.00 £17.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.29% -17.94% -39.07%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.40 £11.63
90th Percentile £47.50 £41.75 £52.50
South East median hourly rate £16.89 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -3.51% +9.38% -20.00%

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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 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
Reading - 3 £563 - 1
Newbury - 2 £450 -
Bracknell -6 1 - -
AIX
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 7 (77.78%) Linux
3 6 (66.67%) Unix
3 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) IBM
3 6 (66.67%) Red Hat
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (55.56%) Data Guard
5 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
5 4 (44.44%) VMware
5 4 (44.44%) WebLogic
5 4 (44.44%) ITIL
5 4 (44.44%) Middleware
6 3 (33.33%) Citrix
6 3 (33.33%) DB2
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (33.33%) Service Management
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (33.33%) Solaris
6 3 (33.33%) Firewall
6 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
6 3 (33.33%) Retail
6 3 (33.33%) Network Design
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (33.33%) IaaS

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 4 (44.44%) WebLogic
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) IaaS
1 3 (33.33%) PaaS
1 3 (33.33%) SaaS
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) DB2
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Build Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) COBOL Developer
2 2 (22.22%) DB2 Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Build Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Middleware Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Solaris Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Build Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Middleware
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (33.33%) DataPower
3 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
3 2 (22.22%) Public Cloud
4 1 (11.11%) EMC VNX
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (11.11%) HACMP
4 1 (11.11%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Unix
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (33.33%) Solaris
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (22.22%) HPUX
6 2 (22.22%) MVS
7 1 (11.11%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 3 (33.33%) Network Design
2 3 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
3 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Software Licensing
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) COBOL
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) JCL
2 2 (22.22%) Perl
2 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (33.33%) XenApp
3 2 (22.22%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (11.11%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Data Guard
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (22.22%) Tivoli
3 1 (11.11%) Ansible
3 1 (11.11%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
3 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (11.11%) Puppet
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 6 (66.67%) IBM
2 6 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) Citrix
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) BMC
5 2 (22.22%) Google
5 2 (22.22%) Remedy
5 2 (22.22%) Sun
6 1 (11.11%) Brocade
6 1 (11.11%) Dell
6 1 (11.11%) EMC
6 1 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (11.11%) Veritas