Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 July 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 of England
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 190 163 193
Rank change year-on-year -27 +30 -14
Contract jobs citing AIX 10 29 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.21% 0.56% 0.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.89% 2.45% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 16 11
East of England median daily rate £488 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.81% -13.89% +5.88%
10th Percentile £404 £293 £338
90th Percentile £560 £514 £663
England median daily rate £420 £400 £440
% change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £11.23 £38.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -70.84% -3.75% +128.57%

AIX is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1120 1186 1476
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 23.81% 22.93% 25.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 581 655 775
East of England median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - +9.38%
10th Percentile £143 £155 £158
90th Percentile £573 £538 £475
England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 170 198
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -5.71% +6.06%
10th Percentile £11.85 £12.75 £10.85
90th Percentile £47.50 £41.33 £43.75
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.16
% change year-on-year - +2.10% +1.96%

AIX
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for AIX in the East of England

AIX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AIX in the East of England

AIX
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AIX in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AIX in the East of England

AIX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AIX in the East of England

AIX
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Essex -21 5 £550 +115.69%
Bedfordshire -4 4 £475 +26.67%
Hertfordshire -14 1 - -
AIX
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 of England region with a requirement for AIX.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Solaris
2 9 (90.00%) Linux
3 6 (60.00%) Unix
4 5 (50.00%) HPUX
4 5 (50.00%) XML
4 5 (50.00%) IaaS
5 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (40.00%) WSO2
5 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (40.00%) Ansible
5 4 (40.00%) SaaS
5 4 (40.00%) PaaS
5 4 (40.00%) Puppet
5 4 (40.00%) NoSQL
5 4 (40.00%) REST
5 4 (40.00%) Microservices
5 4 (40.00%) Spring Boot
5 4 (40.00%) JSON Schema
5 4 (40.00%) Elastic Stack
5 4 (40.00%) XSLT
5 4 (40.00%) JBoss
5 4 (40.00%) Java
5 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) WebLogic
5 4 (40.00%) SOAP
5 4 (40.00%) Web Services
5 4 (40.00%) HTTP

AIX
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (40.00%) JBoss
1 4 (40.00%) Mule
1 4 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (30.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) IaaS
2 4 (40.00%) PaaS
2 4 (40.00%) SaaS
3 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) HTTP
1 4 (40.00%) SSL
1 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) NAS
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (40.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (40.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
1 4 (40.00%) Technical Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Azure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Lead Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) AIX Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) EMC Storage Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Storage Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Splunk Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Storage Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) XML
2 4 (40.00%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (40.00%) Java EE
2 4 (40.00%) Java SE
2 4 (40.00%) JSON
2 4 (40.00%) JSON Schema
2 4 (40.00%) Middleware
2 4 (40.00%) OAuth
2 4 (40.00%) REST
2 4 (40.00%) SOAP
2 4 (40.00%) Spring
2 4 (40.00%) Spring Boot
2 4 (40.00%) Web Services
2 4 (40.00%) WSDL
2 4 (40.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (10.00%) LPAR
3 1 (10.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) Solaris
3 6 (60.00%) Unix
4 5 (50.00%) HPUX
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (10.00%) CentOS
6 1 (10.00%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (40.00%) Kanban
1 4 (40.00%) Microservices
1 4 (40.00%) Scrum
1 4 (40.00%) TDD
1 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (20.00%) API Design
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (20.00%) Critical Success Factor
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) High Availability
2 2 (20.00%) OO
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Groovy
1 4 (40.00%) Java
1 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
1 4 (40.00%) XPath
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) Python
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) SRDF
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Ansible
1 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (40.00%) Puppet
2 1 (10.00%) EMC TimeFinder
2 1 (10.00%) NetApp OnCommand
2 1 (10.00%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) VMware
1 4 (40.00%) webMethods
1 4 (40.00%) WSO2
2 1 (10.00%) Brocade
2 1 (10.00%) EMC
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) NetApp
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Splunk