Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 191 189 173
Rank change year-on-year -2 -16 +22
Contract jobs citing AIX 19 13 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.38% 0.27% 0.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.48% 1.21% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 13
East of England median daily rate £429 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.21% +11.11% +2.86%
10th Percentile £407 £409 £255
90th Percentile £475 £565 £499
England median daily rate £450 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% -6.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £31.00 £11.23 £37.00
% change year-on-year +176.17% -69.66% -7.50%

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 1,282 1,077 1,176
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 25.69% 21.99% 23.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 659 537 628
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £135 £130 £150
90th Percentile £588 £574 £538
England median daily rate £438 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +2.94% +3.66% +5.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 149 159
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% -5.71%
10th Percentile £11.18 £13.00 £10.73
90th Percentile £47.50 £51.50 £42.50
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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +8 15 £433 -21.29%
Hertfordshire -5 3 £488 - 9
Norfolk - 1 £425 -
AIX
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 16 (84.21%) Linux
2 16 (84.21%) Unix
2 16 (84.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (78.95%) CentOS
3 15 (78.95%) Shell Script
3 15 (78.95%) Solaris
4 14 (73.68%) Analytics
4 14 (73.68%) DevOps
5 12 (63.16%) Validation
6 10 (52.63%) Configuration Management
6 10 (52.63%) Oracle
6 10 (52.63%) Tomcat
7 9 (47.37%) Ingres
7 9 (47.37%) MySQL
7 9 (47.37%) Apache
7 9 (47.37%) Web Services
7 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
7 9 (47.37%) Hadoop
7 9 (47.37%) SSH
7 9 (47.37%) Jenkins
7 9 (47.37%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (47.37%) Opsview
7 9 (47.37%) Ansible
7 9 (47.37%) Docker
8 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (42.11%) Replication
9 7 (36.84%) SAN
10 6 (31.58%) Change Control
11 4 (21.05%) Informatica

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 10 (52.63%) Tomcat
2 9 (47.37%) Apache
3 4 (21.05%) WebLogic
4 1 (5.26%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (5.26%) IIS
4 1 (5.26%) MQSeries
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 9 (47.37%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) SSH
2 7 (36.84%) SAN
3 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) Hadoop
1 9 (47.37%) Ingres
1 9 (47.37%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) DB2
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
1 9 (47.37%) Jenkins
2 3 (15.79%) CA Gen
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
1 11 (57.89%) Unix Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) Unix Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (5.26%) AIX Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) AWS Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps Developer
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.26%) IT Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Linux DevOps Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Unix DBA
4 1 (5.26%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Replication
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 16 (84.21%) Linux
2 16 (84.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 16 (84.21%) Unix
3 15 (78.95%) CentOS
3 15 (78.95%) Solaris
4 1 (5.26%) SUSE
4 1 (5.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Analytics
1 14 (73.68%) DevOps
2 12 (63.16%) Validation
3 10 (52.63%) Configuration Management
4 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (31.58%) Change Control
6 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
7 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
7 3 (15.79%) Process Improvement
7 3 (15.79%) Test Strategy
8 2 (10.53%) Project Management
9 1 (5.26%) Collaborative Working
9 1 (5.26%) DNA
9 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
9 1 (5.26%) ITIL
9 1 (5.26%) Presales
9 1 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
9 1 (5.26%) Task Automation
9 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) Shell Script
2 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
2 4 (21.05%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) Perl
4 1 (5.26%) Dart
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) Ansible
1 9 (47.37%) Opsview
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) BEA
2 4 (21.05%) Informatica
2 4 (21.05%) webMethods
3 2 (10.53%) IBM
3 2 (10.53%) Remedy
4 1 (5.26%) Dell
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.26%) Sun