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 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 109 76
Rank change year-on-year +13 -33  
Contract jobs citing AIX 8 15 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.44% 0.63% 1.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.81% 3.30% 8.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 29
Median daily rate £650 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.18% +22.22%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £380 £425
% change year-on-year +7.89% -10.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.23 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -70.06% -6.25%  

AIX is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Contract Operating System Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 285 455 487
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 15.54% 19.26% 19.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 247 235
Median daily rate £365 £375 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.66% -5.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £225 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 35 52
Median hourly rate £12.50 £14.25 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.28% -22.97%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.35 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.13 £21.76 £24.12
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year -6.06% +1.85%  

AIX
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing AIX as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AIX in Berkshire

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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 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 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
Slough +9 4 £650 -
Bracknell - 3 - -
Reading +8 1 £350 -36.36%
AIX
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (85.71%) IBM
3 8 (57.14%) Shell Script
4 7 (50.00%) Unix
4 7 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (50.00%) DB2
4 7 (50.00%) SAP
4 7 (50.00%) DB2 UDB
5 6 (42.86%) Migration
5 6 (42.86%) SQL
6 5 (35.71%) SUSE
7 4 (28.57%) VMware
7 4 (28.57%) Oracle
7 4 (28.57%) ITIL
8 3 (21.43%) DNS
8 3 (21.43%) HP
9 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (14.29%) Retail
9 2 (14.29%) Change Management
9 2 (14.29%) Firewall
9 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (14.29%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
9 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
9 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
9 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
9 2 (14.29%) Middleware
9 2 (14.29%) Tivoli

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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 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) JBoss
2 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.14%) GitHub
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) SSL
3 1 (7.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (50.00%) DB2
1 7 (50.00%) DB2 UDB
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) GitLab
1 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) DB2 DBA
1 6 (42.86%) DBA
2 3 (21.43%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Support
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Middleware Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) AIX Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) AIX Support
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (7.14%) Software Packaging
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) DataPower
1 1 (7.14%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) Unix
3 5 (35.71%) SUSE
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (14.29%) Windows
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 1 (7.14%) Solaris
5 1 (7.14%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Migration
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps
3 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) Change Control
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) High Availability
4 1 (7.14%) OO
4 1 (7.14%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Shell Script
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.14%) Korn
4 1 (7.14%) Perl
4 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (7.14%) vCloud
2 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
1 2 (14.29%) Tivoli
1 2 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Ansible
2 1 (7.14%) Data Guard
2 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (7.14%) yum
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) IBM
2 7 (50.00%) SAP
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle
3 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 3 (21.43%) HP
5 2 (14.29%) 3PAR
5 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 1 (7.14%) Axway
6 1 (7.14%) Informatica
6 1 (7.14%) Siebel
6 1 (7.14%) Software AG
6 1 (7.14%) webMethods