Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 25 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 102 105
Rank change year-on-year -7 +3 +9
Contract jobs citing AIX 20 3 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.85% 0.17% 1.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.98% 0.79% 4.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 6
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £341 - £394
10th Percentile £310 - £338
90th Percentile £366 - £453
South East median daily rate £413 £435 £425
% change year-on-year -5.17% +2.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 502 380 596
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 21.34% 21.94% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 174 208
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £360 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.37% +2.53% +16.73%
10th Percentile £140 £200 £247
90th Percentile £500 £513 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 28 48
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £15.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -2.79% +18.69%
10th Percentile £11.79 £11.43 £9.50
90th Percentile £60.00 £48.50 £32.63
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.03 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.76% -10.37% +20.79%

AIX
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for AIX in Buckinghamshire

AIX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AIX in Buckinghamshire

AIX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AIX in Buckinghamshire

AIX
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 25 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
Milton Keynes -14 14 £341 -
AIX
South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for AIX.

1 14 (70.00%) Linux
2 11 (55.00%) Migration
3 10 (50.00%) VMware
4 9 (45.00%) Solaris
5 8 (40.00%) Data Centre
6 7 (35.00%) Unix
6 7 (35.00%) Windows
6 7 (35.00%) Oracle
6 7 (35.00%) IBM
7 6 (30.00%) SAP
7 6 (30.00%) Ansible
8 5 (25.00%) SQL
8 5 (25.00%) Finance
8 5 (25.00%) SAN
9 4 (20.00%) Project Management
9 4 (20.00%) OpenStack
9 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
9 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
10 3 (15.00%) Brocade
10 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (15.00%) LPAR
10 3 (15.00%) Defect Management
10 3 (15.00%) Workflow
10 3 (15.00%) Scenario Testing
10 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (15.00%) Banking
10 3 (15.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
10 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Office

AIX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (20.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (5.00%) Liferay
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.00%) IaaS
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (10.00%) LDAP
3 1 (5.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (5.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) Internet
3 1 (5.00%) Intranet
3 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.00%) GitLab
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Administrator
1 4 (20.00%) Migration Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Unix Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) AIX Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Data Centre Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Subject Matter Expert
4 1 (5.00%) AWS Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Azure Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Data Centre Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Data Centre Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Database Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Migration Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Migration Manager
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Test Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
1 2 (10.00%) HTML
1 2 (10.00%) HTML5
1 2 (10.00%) Laravel
1 2 (10.00%) Node.js
1 2 (10.00%) SOAP
1 2 (10.00%) XML
1 2 (10.00%) YAML
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (5.00%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) LPAR
3 2 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (10.00%) Public Cloud
4 1 (5.00%) Clustering
4 1 (5.00%) IBM XIV
4 1 (5.00%) Replication
4 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Linux
2 9 (45.00%) Solaris
3 7 (35.00%) Unix
3 7 (35.00%) Windows
4 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (10.00%) VMS
5 2 (10.00%) Windows 10
5 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Migration
2 4 (20.00%) Project Management
3 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.00%) Defect Management
3 3 (15.00%) Scenario Testing
3 3 (15.00%) Workflow
4 2 (10.00%) Change Management
4 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.00%) DevOps
4 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (10.00%) Open Source
4 2 (10.00%) Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (5.00%) Change Control
5 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.00%) High Availability
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) C#
2 2 (10.00%) Java
2 2 (10.00%) PHP
2 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) Ansible
2 3 (15.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Rundeck
4 1 (5.00%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) VMware
2 7 (35.00%) IBM
2 7 (35.00%) Oracle
3 6 (30.00%) SAP
4 3 (15.00%) Brocade
4 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (10.00%) 3PAR
5 2 (10.00%) EMC
5 2 (10.00%) HP
5 2 (10.00%) NetApp
6 1 (5.00%) Adobe
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco
6 1 (5.00%) FatWire
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.00%) Veritas