The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 27 April 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
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 28 40
Rank change year-on-year -37 +12  
Contract jobs citing AIX 4 58 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.82% 6.68% 2.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.60% 20.21% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 44 8
Median daily rate £593 £287 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +106.62% -10.39%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £263 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £451 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £401
% change year-on-year +9.67% -3.30%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.23 £38.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -70.84% -3.75%  

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 154 287 134
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 31.56% 33.06% 27.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 171 76
Median daily rate £400 £283 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.59% -13.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £362 £466
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +6.89% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 13
Median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.53% +116.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.79 £18.18 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.20 £28.05 £24.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.84 £15.75
% change year-on-year -7.95% +6.92%  

AIX
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 Newcastle upon Tyne

AIX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AIX in Newcastle upon Tyne

AIX
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AIX in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AIX in Newcastle upon Tyne

AIX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AIX in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for AIX.

1 69 (100.00%) Linux
2 63 (91.30%) Unix
3 55 (79.71%) Windows
4 44 (63.77%) Analytical Skills
5 42 (60.87%) ITIL
6 41 (59.42%) WebSphere
7 40 (57.97%) DevOps
8 37 (53.62%) IaaS
8 37 (53.62%) Open Source
8 37 (53.62%) SaaS
8 37 (53.62%) PaaS
9 36 (52.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 36 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
9 36 (52.17%) Microsoft Excel
9 36 (52.17%) Microsoft
10 33 (47.83%) Service Management
11 32 (46.38%) Windows XP
11 32 (46.38%) Windows 2000
12 31 (44.93%) Change Management
12 31 (44.93%) Data Management
13 26 (37.68%) Problem Management
14 25 (36.23%) SLA
15 24 (34.78%) PRINCE2
16 23 (33.33%) SQL
16 23 (33.33%) ITSM
17 19 (27.54%) Oracle
17 19 (27.54%) Operational Acceptance Testing
18 17 (24.64%) Release Management
18 17 (24.64%) IBM
19 15 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

AIX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 41 (59.42%) WebSphere
2 9 (13.04%) JBoss
2 9 (13.04%) WebLogic
3 8 (11.59%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (7.25%) Oracle Application Server
4 5 (7.25%) SAS
5 3 (4.35%) Apache
5 3 (4.35%) Confluence
5 3 (4.35%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.90%) FileNet
6 2 (2.90%) IIS
6 2 (2.90%) Jetty
6 2 (2.90%) Mongrel
6 2 (2.90%) nginx
6 2 (2.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (2.90%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.45%) iPlanet
Applications
1 36 (52.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 36 (52.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (11.59%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 4 (5.80%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 37 (53.62%) IaaS
1 37 (53.62%) PaaS
1 37 (53.62%) SaaS
2 2 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.90%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.90%) Google App Engine
2 2 (2.90%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (2.90%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.39%) LDAP
2 8 (11.59%) TCP/IP
3 6 (8.70%) SSL
4 3 (4.35%) IP Telephony
5 2 (2.90%) DHCP
5 2 (2.90%) DNS
5 2 (2.90%) FTP
5 2 (2.90%) HTTP
5 2 (2.90%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (2.90%) IPsec
6 1 (1.45%) Firewall
6 1 (1.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.04%) DB2
1 9 (13.04%) MongoDB
1 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.25%) Oracle Database
2 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.80%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (5.80%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (5.80%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (4.35%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 3 (4.35%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 1 (1.45%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.35%) JIRA
3 2 (2.90%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (1.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (20.29%) Analyst
1 14 (20.29%) Operations Engineer
2 13 (18.84%) Operations Analyst
2 13 (18.84%) Support Analyst
3 12 (17.39%) Operational Support Analyst
3 12 (17.39%) Operations Support Analyst
4 10 (14.49%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (13.04%) Administrator
5 9 (13.04%) DBA
5 9 (13.04%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 6 (8.70%) Support Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Linux Support
7 5 (7.25%) Oracle DBA
8 4 (5.80%) Architect
8 4 (5.80%) Product Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Products Support Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Unix Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Unix Support
9 3 (4.35%) Integration Architect
9 3 (4.35%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.04%) Software Packaging
2 8 (11.59%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (5.80%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 3 (4.35%) J2EE
5 2 (2.90%) .NET
5 2 (2.90%) Servlets
6 1 (1.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 44 (63.77%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (17.39%) Tandem
3 11 (15.94%) Management Information System
4 5 (7.25%) IBM Mainframe
4 5 (7.25%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.90%) Clustering
5 2 (2.90%) DataPower
6 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 69 (100.00%) Linux
2 63 (91.30%) Unix
3 55 (79.71%) Windows
4 32 (46.38%) Windows 2000
4 32 (46.38%) Windows XP
5 15 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (13.04%) Solaris
7 5 (7.25%) Windows Server
7 5 (7.25%) zOS
8 3 (4.35%) HPUX
9 2 (2.90%) MVS
10 1 (1.45%) SUSE
10 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (60.87%) ITIL
2 40 (57.97%) DevOps
3 37 (53.62%) Open Source
4 36 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (47.83%) Service Management
6 31 (44.93%) Change Management
6 31 (44.93%) Data Management
7 26 (37.68%) Problem Management
8 24 (34.78%) PRINCE2
9 23 (33.33%) ITSM
10 19 (27.54%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 17 (24.64%) Release Management
12 13 (18.84%) Data Analysis
13 12 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (17.39%) High Availability
14 11 (15.94%) Change Control
14 11 (15.94%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (15.94%) OO
15 10 (14.49%) Configuration Management
15 10 (14.49%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 23 (33.33%) SQL
2 11 (15.94%) Java
3 10 (14.49%) Perl
4 7 (10.14%) PowerShell
5 5 (7.25%) Shell Script
5 5 (7.25%) VB
6 3 (4.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (10.14%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.25%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.80%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.90%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (36.23%) SLA
2 6 (8.70%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.80%) Oracle Clusterware
1 4 (5.80%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 4 (5.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.90%) Docker
2 2 (2.90%) Xen
3 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.45%) KVM
3 1 (1.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 13 (18.84%) Puppet
2 11 (15.94%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (5.80%) Data Guard
3 4 (5.80%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (5.80%) Tivoli
4 3 (4.35%) Control-M
5 2 (2.90%) Forum Sentry
Vendors
1 36 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 19 (27.54%) Oracle
3 17 (24.64%) IBM
4 12 (17.39%) HP
4 12 (17.39%) Red Hat
5 11 (15.94%) Siebel
6 8 (11.59%) Axway
6 8 (11.59%) Informatica
7 5 (7.25%) CA
7 5 (7.25%) Sun
8 4 (5.80%) Cisco
8 4 (5.80%) VMware
9 3 (4.35%) Atlassian
9 3 (4.35%) Genesys
9 3 (4.35%) Nortel
9 3 (4.35%) Verint
10 2 (2.90%) Google
11 1 (1.45%) Capita
11 1 (1.45%) Citrix
11 1 (1.45%) Veritas