The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for AIX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM AIX
Rank 59 - 51
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing AIX 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.24% - 0.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.59% - 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year - -1.28%  

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 Essex with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 170 121 131
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 41.36% 26.65% 28.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 60 71
Median daily rate £335 £348 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.59% -10.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £177 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +7.58% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 29 13
Median hourly rate £32.50 £16.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +96.96% -29.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £19.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.92 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.86% +9.16%  

AIX
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing AIX as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for AIX in Essex

AIX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AIX in Essex

AIX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AIX in Essex

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Essex region with a requirement for AIX.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Basis
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) SAP GRC
3 1 (33.33%) LPAR
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (33.33%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) MaxDB
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Discoverer
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) AIX Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) HR Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle HRMS Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Payroll Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Basis Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Oracle Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Release Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Test Management
1 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) VMware