Period
to 13 December 2018

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 13 December 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 of England
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 190 192 161
Rank change year-on-year +2 -31 +29
Contract jobs citing AIX 16 19 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.32% 0.37% 0.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.18% 1.78% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 13
East of England median daily rate £435 £520 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.35% +79.31% -35.56%
10th Percentile £409 £338 £255
90th Percentile £498 £560 £499
England median daily rate £450 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +12.50% +2.56% -8.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 - £42.00
England median hourly rate £30.50 - £37.00

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 of England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,355 1,068 1,129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 27.18% 20.92% 23.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 681 556 577
East of England median daily rate £390 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.43% - -
10th Percentile £135 £130 £158
90th Percentile £588 £550 £515
England median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 150 144
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £28.72 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.55% +74.06% -4.35%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.48 £10.63
90th Percentile £45.10 £52.63 £43.38
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06% -

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 13 December 2018.

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 13 December 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
Essex -9 13 £435 -18.69%
Bedfordshire 0 1 - -
Hertfordshire -2 1 £575 - 2
Norfolk - 1 £425 -
AIX
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 of England region with a requirement for AIX.

1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) Unix
2 14 (87.50%) Shell Script
3 13 (81.25%) CentOS
3 13 (81.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (81.25%) Solaris
3 13 (81.25%) Linux
4 12 (75.00%) Analytics
4 12 (75.00%) DevOps
5 10 (62.50%) Validation
6 9 (56.25%) Configuration Management
7 8 (50.00%) Oracle
8 7 (43.75%) MySQL
8 7 (43.75%) Apache
8 7 (43.75%) Tomcat
8 7 (43.75%) Web Services
8 7 (43.75%) Ingres
8 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (43.75%) SSH
8 7 (43.75%) Git (software)
8 7 (43.75%) Hadoop
8 7 (43.75%) Replication
8 7 (43.75%) Opsview
8 7 (43.75%) Jenkins
8 7 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (43.75%) Ansible
8 7 (43.75%) Docker
9 5 (31.25%) Change Control
9 5 (31.25%) SQL
9 5 (31.25%) SAN

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 7 (43.75%) Apache
1 7 (43.75%) Tomcat
2 4 (25.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) SSH
2 5 (31.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) Hadoop
1 7 (43.75%) Ingres
1 7 (43.75%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Git (software)
1 7 (43.75%) Jenkins
2 3 (18.75%) CA Gen
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
1 10 (62.50%) Unix Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) DBA
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Unix DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Replication
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) Unix
3 13 (81.25%) CentOS
3 13 (81.25%) Linux
3 13 (81.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (81.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Analytics
1 12 (75.00%) DevOps
2 10 (62.50%) Validation
3 9 (56.25%) Configuration Management
4 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (31.25%) Change Control
6 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
7 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
7 3 (18.75%) Process Improvement
7 3 (18.75%) Test Strategy
8 1 (6.25%) ITIL
8 1 (6.25%) Migration
8 1 (6.25%) Open Source
8 1 (6.25%) Project Management
8 1 (6.25%) Software Distribution
8 1 (6.25%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) Shell Script
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) Perl
3 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.25%) Dart
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) Ansible
1 7 (43.75%) Opsview
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) BEA
2 4 (25.00%) Informatica
2 4 (25.00%) webMethods
3 2 (12.50%) Remedy
4 1 (6.25%) IBM