Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 125 126 136
Rank change year-on-year +1 +10 -10
Contract jobs citing AIX 7 21 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.28% 0.69% 0.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.24% 3.23% 2.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 16 9
East Midlands median daily rate £300 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.85% -7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £232 £306 £310
90th Percentile £385 £390 £519
England median daily rate £471 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +17.75% - -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £26.00 £45.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year -42.22% +23.29% -1.35%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 563 650 527
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 22.73% 21.47% 16.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 393 313
East Midlands median daily rate £366 £325 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.62% -1.52% -0.75%
10th Percentile £130 £175 £125
90th Percentile £538 £525 £494
England median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 66 59
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.86 £15.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.73% +15.38% +0.78%
10th Percentile £12.03 £10.29 £9.74
90th Percentile £32.50 £30.00 £26.75
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06% -

AIX
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing AIX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for AIX in the East Midlands

AIX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AIX in the East Midlands

AIX
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AIX in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AIX in the East Midlands

AIX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AIX in the East Midlands

AIX
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX within the East Midlands 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
Northamptonshire - 3 £320 -
Derbyshire +3 2 £225 -36.17%
Leicestershire - 1 - -
AIX
England

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 East Midlands region with a requirement for AIX.

1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Veritas
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (28.57%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) PDA
3 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
3 2 (28.57%) Ivanti
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) Clustering
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) DHCP
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) McAfee
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix

AIX
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) Skype
2 1 (14.29%) SSH
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) HP UFT
1 2 (28.57%) WinRunner
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Data Manager
2 1 (14.29%) DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Monitoring Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 2 (28.57%) PDA
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Change Management
1 2 (28.57%) Smoke Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
1 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Storage Management
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) Korn
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 2 (28.57%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) HP ALM
1 2 (28.57%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (14.29%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) HP
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Veritas
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) Ivanti
3 2 (28.57%) McAfee
3 2 (28.57%) NetApp
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) 3PAR
4 1 (14.29%) Brocade
4 1 (14.29%) Dell
4 1 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) IBM