Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 96 107
Rank change year-on-year -10 +11 -
Contract jobs citing AIX 10 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.51% 0.41% 0.058%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.60% 2.05% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 0
Bristol median daily rate £410 £501 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.08% - -
South West median daily rate £410 £375 £500
% change year-on-year +9.33% -25.00% +42.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

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 Bristol with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 385 342 310
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 19.49% 20.08% 17.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 235 194
Bristol median daily rate £340 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £146 £150 £128
90th Percentile £505 £560 £521
South West median daily rate £350 £350 £370
% change year-on-year - -5.41% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 31 39
Bristol median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.58% - +15.79%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.25 £11.70
90th Percentile £43.75 £43.25 £24.00
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £15.26 £18.75
% change year-on-year +14.68% -18.61% +10.29%

AIX
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for AIX in Bristol

AIX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AIX in Bristol

AIX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AIX in Bristol

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 Bristol region with a requirement for AIX.

1 10 (100.00%) Unix
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) HPUX
2 9 (90.00%) Solaris
3 8 (80.00%) Clustering
4 7 (70.00%) Oracle Application Server
4 7 (70.00%) Load Balancing
4 7 (70.00%) F5
4 7 (70.00%) High Availability
4 7 (70.00%) JBoss
4 7 (70.00%) Apache
4 7 (70.00%) Tomcat
4 7 (70.00%) J2EE
4 7 (70.00%) Oracle
4 7 (70.00%) WebLogic
4 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
4 7 (70.00%) Cisco
4 7 (70.00%) Sun
4 7 (70.00%) Veritas
4 7 (70.00%) iPlanet
4 7 (70.00%) Firewall
5 6 (60.00%) SUSE
5 6 (60.00%) Red Hat
5 6 (60.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
5 6 (60.00%) VMware
5 6 (60.00%) KVM

AIX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 7 (70.00%) Apache
1 7 (70.00%) iPlanet
1 7 (70.00%) JBoss
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 7 (70.00%) Tomcat
1 7 (70.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (10.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
1 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) FCoE
3 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (10.00%) LDAP
3 1 (10.00%) NAS
3 1 (10.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) SSH
3 1 (10.00%) VLAN
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Solaris Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Unix Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Administrator
2 4 (40.00%) Unix Administrator
3 3 (30.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) AIX Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) AIX Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) AIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) HPUX Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) HPUX Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Solaris Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Clustering
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Unix
2 9 (90.00%) HPUX
2 9 (90.00%) Solaris
3 6 (60.00%) SUSE
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) High Availability
1 7 (70.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (10.00%) C-shell
1 1 (10.00%) Korn
1 1 (10.00%) Perl
1 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (60.00%) KVM
1 6 (60.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) Samba
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
1 7 (70.00%) F5
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
1 7 (70.00%) Sun
1 7 (70.00%) Veritas
2 6 (60.00%) PlateSpin
2 6 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Cognos
4 1 (10.00%) Opsware