The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM AIX
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 62 64 64
Rank change year-on-year +2 0  
Contract jobs citing AIX 9 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.22% 0.67% 0.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.35% 3.01% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £425 £338 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.92% +10.20%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 207 166 182
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 28.01% 22.40% 21.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 65 65
Median daily rate £365 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £364 £336
% change year-on-year +6.37% +8.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 8 4
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.84% +12.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.08 £13.70 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £22.50 £16.14
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -10.29% +9.67%  

AIX
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

AIX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AIX in Milton Keynes

AIX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AIX in Milton Keynes

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for AIX.

1 8 (66.67%) Migration
2 7 (58.33%) SAP
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database
4 4 (33.33%) Linux
5 3 (25.00%) IBM
5 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (25.00%) Solaris
5 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 3 (25.00%) Performance Management
5 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (16.67%) CentOS
6 2 (16.67%) Nimsoft
6 2 (16.67%) PowerHA
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) IBM PureFlex
6 2 (16.67%) Clustering
6 2 (16.67%) Retail
6 2 (16.67%) Veritas
6 2 (16.67%) DNS
6 2 (16.67%) HPUX
6 2 (16.67%) Unix
7 1 (8.33%) Windows
7 1 (8.33%) Cisco
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (8.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (8.33%) Middleware
7 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (8.33%) Active Directory

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (8.33%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Migration Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Administrator
2 1 (8.33%) AIX Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) AIX Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) DBA
2 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) IBM XIV
2 1 (8.33%) LPAR
2 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Solaris
3 2 (16.67%) CentOS
3 2 (16.67%) HPUX
3 2 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) People Management
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) PowerHA
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (8.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) SAP
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle
3 3 (25.00%) IBM
3 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) Nimsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Veritas
5 1 (8.33%) Brocade
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco