Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 139 116
Rank change year-on-year +11 -23 +4
Contract jobs citing AIX 23 12 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.71% 0.37% 0.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.32% 2.26% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 10
East Midlands median daily rate £320 £335 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.48% -7.59% -15.70%
10th Percentile £293 £309 £301
90th Percentile £481 £393 £500
England median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +0.13% -6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £52.00
England median hourly rate - £36.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year - -13.10% +10.53%

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 693 532 610
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.54% 16.26% 19.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 303 278
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £375 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +11.52% +3.46%
10th Percentile £188 £132 £163
90th Percentile £500 £538 £475
England median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 69 105
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.20 £13.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.19% +8.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £10.29 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £30.58 £21.52 £19.08
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +6.06% - +6.45%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 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
Nottinghamshire +15 12 £320 - 2
Derbyshire 0 7 £318 -
Leicestershire -5 3 £475 +20.25%
AIX
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for AIX.

1 23 (100.00%) Unix
2 20 (86.96%) Oracle
3 17 (73.91%) Solaris
3 17 (73.91%) Linux
4 15 (65.22%) Red Hat
5 14 (60.87%) JBoss
5 14 (60.87%) TCP/IP
6 13 (56.52%) Sun
7 12 (52.17%) iPlanet
7 12 (52.17%) SUSE
7 12 (52.17%) Apache
7 12 (52.17%) Tomcat
7 12 (52.17%) ITIL
7 12 (52.17%) HPUX
7 12 (52.17%) WebLogic
7 12 (52.17%) Oracle Application Server
8 11 (47.83%) Load Balancing
8 11 (47.83%) Security Cleared
8 11 (47.83%) F5
8 11 (47.83%) Cisco
8 11 (47.83%) Firewall
9 10 (43.48%) Clustering
9 10 (43.48%) J2EE
9 10 (43.48%) High Availability
10 9 (39.13%) SC Cleared
10 9 (39.13%) Shell Script
10 9 (39.13%) HP
10 9 (39.13%) SAN
11 7 (30.43%) Data Centre
11 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure

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 14 (60.87%) JBoss
2 12 (52.17%) Apache
2 12 (52.17%) iPlanet
2 12 (52.17%) Oracle Application Server
2 12 (52.17%) Tomcat
2 12 (52.17%) WebLogic
3 5 (21.74%) MQSeries
4 3 (13.04%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (13.04%) OpenStack
4 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
4 3 (13.04%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (4.35%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 14 (60.87%) TCP/IP
2 11 (47.83%) Firewall
3 9 (39.13%) SAN
4 5 (21.74%) DNS
4 5 (21.74%) FCoE
4 5 (21.74%) iSCSI
5 4 (17.39%) WAN
6 3 (13.04%) LDAP
6 3 (13.04%) NAS
7 2 (8.70%) Converged Networks
7 2 (8.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (8.70%) DB2
3 2 (8.70%) MySQL
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
3 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) ProC
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
1 2 (8.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Unix Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) Solaris Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Administrator
3 5 (21.74%) Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Solaris Administrator
4 4 (17.39%) Unix Administrator
5 3 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (13.04%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) C Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Designer
6 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Designer
6 2 (8.70%) Solaris Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Unix Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Unix Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) AIX Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Design Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Solaris Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) J2EE
2 4 (17.39%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Clustering
2 7 (30.43%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Unix
2 17 (73.91%) Linux
2 17 (73.91%) Solaris
3 12 (52.17%) HPUX
3 12 (52.17%) SUSE
4 7 (30.43%) Windows
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
6 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) ITIL
2 11 (47.83%) Load Balancing
3 10 (43.48%) High Availability
4 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Service Management
6 2 (8.70%) Converged Infrastructure
6 2 (8.70%) Process Improvement
6 2 (8.70%) Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (8.70%) Requirements Management
6 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.35%) ERP
7 1 (4.35%) Migration
7 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) Shell Script
2 7 (30.43%) Korn
2 7 (30.43%) Perl
2 7 (30.43%) SQL
3 6 (26.09%) Bash Shell
3 6 (26.09%) C-shell
4 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.70%) C
5 2 (8.70%) Tcl
6 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) Security Cleared
2 9 (39.13%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Hyper-V
1 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (21.74%) KVM
2 5 (21.74%) Samba
2 5 (21.74%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
4 2 (8.70%) vSphere
5 1 (4.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) OpenView
1 3 (13.04%) Tivoli
2 2 (8.70%) SCCM
2 2 (8.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (86.96%) Oracle
2 15 (65.22%) Red Hat
3 13 (56.52%) Sun
4 11 (47.83%) Cisco
4 11 (47.83%) F5
5 9 (39.13%) HP
6 7 (30.43%) VMware
7 6 (26.09%) Veritas
8 5 (21.74%) PlateSpin
9 3 (13.04%) Borland
9 3 (13.04%) Cognos
9 3 (13.04%) IBM
9 3 (13.04%) Opsware
9 3 (13.04%) Retek
10 2 (8.70%) Citrix
10 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
10 2 (8.70%) Splunk
11 1 (4.35%) SAP