Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 72 85
Rank change year-on-year -19 +13 +2
Contract jobs citing AIX 5 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.63% 0.91% 0.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.43% 2.80% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 2
Essex median daily rate £535 £255 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +109.80% -32.00% -
10th Percentile £512 £255 £363
90th Percentile £571 £343 £388
East of England median daily rate £520 £370 £475
% change year-on-year +40.54% -22.11% +48.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £42.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year - -30.00% +4.35%

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 Essex with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 206 286 311
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 25.88% 32.57% 25.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 152 128
Essex median daily rate £425 £325 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.77% -17.46% -7.35%
10th Percentile £149 £200 £176
90th Percentile £600 £480 £575
East of England median daily rate £358 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +2.14% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 79 80
Essex median hourly rate £33.25 £16.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +101.50% -13.16% +15.15%
10th Percentile £13.00 £15.75 £15.00
90th Percentile £63.75 £36.80 £40.30
East of England median hourly rate £19.64 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +19.02% -2.94% +3.03%

AIX
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing AIX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX in Essex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for AIX in Essex

AIX
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX within the Essex region over the 6 months to 23 November 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
Southend-on-Sea - 5 £535 -
AIX
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XSLT
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) HPUX
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Middleware
1 5 (100.00%) webMethods
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
1 5 (100.00%) JBoss
1 5 (100.00%) HTTP
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) WSDL
1 5 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 5 (100.00%) SSL
1 5 (100.00%) Java SE
1 5 (100.00%) Java EE
1 5 (100.00%) XPath

AIX
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) JBoss
1 5 (100.00%) Mule
1 5 (100.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) IaaS
1 5 (100.00%) PaaS
1 5 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) HTTP
1 5 (100.00%) SSL
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 5 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Architect
1 5 (100.00%) Technical Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Lead Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Messaging Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Elastic Stack
1 5 (100.00%) Java EE
1 5 (100.00%) Java SE
1 5 (100.00%) JSON
1 5 (100.00%) JSON Schema
1 5 (100.00%) Middleware
1 5 (100.00%) OAuth
1 5 (100.00%) REST
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Spring Boot
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) WSDL
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) HPUX
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Kanban
1 5 (100.00%) Microservices
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) API Design
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 3 (60.00%) Critical Success Factor
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) High Availability
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) Sequence Diagram
2 3 (60.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Groovy
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) XPath
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Ansible
1 5 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) webMethods
1 5 (100.00%) WSO2
2 2 (40.00%) HP