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 25 June 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 - 56
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing AIX 33 0 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 4.48% - 2.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.87% - 8.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 2
Median daily rate £325 - £369
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 - £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £344 - £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £380 £422
% change year-on-year +7.89% -9.95%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.23 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -70.06% -6.25%  

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 208 139 202
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 28.26% 21.29% 24.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 53 84
Median daily rate £375 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.84% +11.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £200 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £345
% change year-on-year +3.44% +5.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 10
Median hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -25.65%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 £11.00 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £17.13 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year -8.82% +4.93%  

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX in Milton Keynes.

Contractor hourly rate trend for AIX in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 26 (63.41%) Linux
2 21 (51.22%) Migration
2 21 (51.22%) VMware
3 19 (46.34%) Oracle
4 15 (36.59%) Windows
4 15 (36.59%) IBM
5 13 (31.71%) Data Centre
6 12 (29.27%) SAP
7 11 (26.83%) Unix
8 10 (24.39%) Solaris
9 8 (19.51%) SAN
9 8 (19.51%) Validation
10 7 (17.07%) SQL
10 7 (17.07%) Oracle Database
10 7 (17.07%) Ansible
10 7 (17.07%) Software Delivery
11 6 (14.63%) OpenStack
11 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
11 6 (14.63%) LPAR
11 6 (14.63%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (12.20%) Replication
12 5 (12.20%) Brocade
12 5 (12.20%) Rundeck
12 5 (12.20%) IBM XIV
12 5 (12.20%) GitLab
12 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
12 5 (12.20%) Cisco
12 5 (12.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 5 (12.20%) Configuration Management

AIX
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (14.63%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.44%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.51%) SAN
2 3 (7.32%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (4.88%) DNS
3 2 (4.88%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.44%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) GitLab
General
1 5 (12.20%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Retail
3 2 (4.88%) Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (12.20%) AIX Engineer
1 5 (12.20%) Architect
1 5 (12.20%) Migration Engineer
1 5 (12.20%) Support Engineer
2 4 (9.76%) Administrator
2 4 (9.76%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (7.32%) AIX Administrator
3 3 (7.32%) AIX Support
3 3 (7.32%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (7.32%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (4.88%) AIX Architect
4 2 (4.88%) Analyst
4 2 (4.88%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (4.88%) Cloud Automation Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Data Centre Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Technical Architect
4 2 (4.88%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 2 (4.88%) Unix Administrator
4 2 (4.88%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) .NET
1 2 (4.88%) HTML
1 2 (4.88%) HTML5
1 2 (4.88%) Laravel
1 2 (4.88%) Node.js
1 2 (4.88%) SOAP
1 2 (4.88%) XML
1 2 (4.88%) YAML
2 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (2.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Data Centre
2 6 (14.63%) LPAR
3 5 (12.20%) IBM XIV
3 5 (12.20%) Replication
4 2 (4.88%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.44%) Clustering
5 1 (2.44%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.44%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.44%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.44%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (63.41%) Linux
2 15 (36.59%) Windows
3 11 (26.83%) Unix
4 10 (24.39%) Solaris
5 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.88%) Windows 10
6 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.44%) CentOS
7 1 (2.44%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (51.22%) Migration
2 8 (19.51%) Validation
3 7 (17.07%) Software Delivery
4 6 (14.63%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (12.20%) Configuration Management
6 4 (9.76%) Defect Management
6 4 (9.76%) Scenario Testing
7 3 (7.32%) Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.88%) DevOps
8 2 (4.88%) Open Source
8 2 (4.88%) Project Management
8 2 (4.88%) Workflow
9 1 (2.44%) Performance Management
9 1 (2.44%) Personalization
9 1 (2.44%) Problem Management
9 1 (2.44%) Process Improvement
9 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.44%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.07%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) C#
2 2 (4.88%) Java
2 2 (4.88%) PHP
2 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.88%) Python
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.88%) vSphere
4 1 (2.44%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) Ansible
2 5 (12.20%) Rundeck
2 5 (12.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.44%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 21 (51.22%) VMware
2 19 (46.34%) Oracle
3 15 (36.59%) IBM
4 12 (29.27%) SAP
5 5 (12.20%) Brocade
5 5 (12.20%) Cisco
6 4 (9.76%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.44%) HP
7 1 (2.44%) Nimsoft
7 1 (2.44%) Veritas