Period
to 25 May 2018

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 25 May 2018 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 134 110
Rank change year-on-year -2 -24 +9
Contract jobs citing AIX 9 12 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.31% 0.40% 1.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.30% 2.09% 5.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 28
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £332 £290 £350
90th Percentile £450 £521 £452
England median daily rate £420 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -1.18% +6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £31.00 £35.61 £38.50
% change year-on-year -12.95% -7.50% -2.53%

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 693 573 627
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 23.68% 19.23% 19.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 332 316
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £325 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -11.86% +11.32%
10th Percentile £179 £135 £181
90th Percentile £525 £499 £538
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 65 66
East Midlands median hourly rate £16.50 £14.20 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.20% +1.43% -1.75%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.00 £9.75
90th Percentile £19.64 £52.50 £35.63
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.75 £16.91
% change year-on-year +4.48% -0.92% +3.02%

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 25 May 2018.

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 25 May 2018. 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
Derbyshire - 7 £375 -
Northamptonshire +3 1 £300 -22.58%
AIX
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, 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 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (88.89%) Unix
2 8 (88.89%) IBM
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
3 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
3 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
3 7 (77.78%) Solaris
3 7 (77.78%) High Availability
3 7 (77.78%) PowerHA
3 7 (77.78%) Veritas
3 7 (77.78%) HACMP
4 6 (66.67%) HPUX
4 6 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (66.67%) Clustering
4 6 (66.67%) Xen
4 6 (66.67%) LPAR
4 6 (66.67%) KVM
4 6 (66.67%) Driving Licence
4 6 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (55.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (22.22%) DB2
7 1 (11.11%) Converged Networks
7 1 (11.11%) Reverse Engineering
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
7 1 (11.11%) COBIT
7 1 (11.11%) SCCM
7 1 (11.11%) SCOM
7 1 (11.11%) Network Security
7 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
7 1 (11.11%) Data Extraction

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 (11.11%) JBoss
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Converged Networks
1 1 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) DB2
2 1 (11.11%) Informix
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Unix Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) AIX Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Solaris Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) AIX Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) AIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) HACMP
2 6 (66.67%) Clustering
2 6 (66.67%) Driving Licence
2 6 (66.67%) LPAR
3 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
3 1 (11.11%) Tandem
3 1 (11.11%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
1 8 (88.89%) Unix
2 7 (77.78%) Solaris
3 6 (66.67%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) High Availability
2 6 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Data Extraction
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) PowerHA
2 6 (66.67%) KVM
2 6 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (66.67%) Xen
3 5 (55.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
1 1 (11.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (88.89%) IBM
3 7 (77.78%) Veritas
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (11.11%) Software AG