Period
to 12 December 2017

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 6 months to 12 December 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
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 16 64
Rank change year-on-year -7 +48 +17
Contract jobs citing AIX 80 204 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 9.16% 9.71% 3.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.40% 21.96% 11.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 146 24
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £330 £320 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -5.19% -3.57%
10th Percentile £300 £225 £200
90th Percentile £425 £411 £528
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £330 £320 £325
% change year-on-year +3.13% -1.54% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 6
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - £36.00 £37.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -3.36% -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £36.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year - -3.36% -

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 315 929 392
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 36.08% 44.24% 27.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 645 232
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £350 £330 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -13.16% +9.28%
10th Percentile £212 £223 £220
90th Percentile £543 £483 £550
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £350 £330 £378
% change year-on-year +6.06% -12.58% +14.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 71 35
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £14.00 £28.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +3.70% +67.91%
10th Percentile £8.96 £17.50 £12.65
90th Percentile £46.00 £36.00 £43.45
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £13.00 £28.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year -53.57% +4.67% +78.33%

AIX
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing AIX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

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 6 months to 12 December 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 12 December 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 78 (97.50%) Linux
2 60 (75.00%) HP
3 59 (73.75%) Security Cleared
4 58 (72.50%) Solaris
5 53 (66.25%) Unix
5 53 (66.25%) SC Cleared
6 49 (61.25%) Red Hat
7 48 (60.00%) Cisco
8 45 (56.25%) Oracle
9 43 (53.75%) WebLogic
9 43 (53.75%) JBoss
10 39 (48.75%) SAN
11 37 (46.25%) ITIL
12 36 (45.00%) Windows
12 36 (45.00%) IBM
12 36 (45.00%) Sun
13 32 (40.00%) Veritas
14 31 (38.75%) HPUX
15 29 (36.25%) Apache
15 29 (36.25%) Tomcat
15 29 (36.25%) iPlanet
16 28 (35.00%) J2EE
16 28 (35.00%) SUSE
17 27 (33.75%) Clustering
17 27 (33.75%) NetBackup
17 27 (33.75%) Oracle Application Server
17 27 (33.75%) HP Data Protector
17 27 (33.75%) Symantec
18 26 (32.50%) EMC
18 26 (32.50%) EMC NetWorker

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 43 (53.75%) JBoss
1 43 (53.75%) WebLogic
2 29 (36.25%) Apache
2 29 (36.25%) iPlanet
2 29 (36.25%) Tomcat
3 27 (33.75%) Oracle Application Server
4 13 (16.25%) WebSphere
4 13 (16.25%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (10.00%) MQSeries
5 8 (10.00%) OpenStack
5 8 (10.00%) SharePoint
6 7 (8.75%) WebLogic Portal
7 5 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (5.00%) FileNet
Applications
1 8 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
1 8 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 15 (18.75%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 13 (16.25%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (1.25%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 39 (48.75%) SAN
2 26 (32.50%) Fibre Channel
3 25 (31.25%) Firewall
3 25 (31.25%) TCP/IP
4 14 (17.50%) LDAP
5 11 (13.75%) DNS
6 8 (10.00%) FCoE
6 8 (10.00%) iSCSI
6 8 (10.00%) NAS
6 8 (10.00%) X.21
7 6 (7.50%) WAN
8 5 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (6.25%) Network Security
8 5 (6.25%) SSL
9 2 (2.50%) VLAN
10 1 (1.25%) OpenLDAP
10 1 (1.25%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.50%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 24 (30.00%) Backup Engineer
2 22 (27.50%) Unix Engineer
3 21 (26.25%) AIX Engineer
4 15 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
4 15 (18.75%) Storage and Backup Engineer
4 15 (18.75%) Storage Engineer
5 10 (12.50%) Solaris Engineer
6 9 (11.25%) Cloud Engineer
7 7 (8.75%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 4 (5.00%) NetBackup Engineer
9 3 (3.75%) Consultant
9 3 (3.75%) EMC Engineer
9 3 (3.75%) HPUX Engineer
9 3 (3.75%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (3.75%) Project Engineer
10 2 (2.50%) Administrator
10 2 (2.50%) Support Engineer
10 2 (2.50%) Systems Administrator
11 1 (1.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 1 (1.25%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (35.00%) J2EE
2 13 (16.25%) Software Packaging
2 13 (16.25%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 27 (33.75%) Clustering
2 17 (21.25%) Replication
3 14 (17.50%) Data Centre
4 13 (16.25%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (13.75%) Private Cloud
6 9 (11.25%) HP Storage
7 5 (6.25%) DataPower
7 5 (6.25%) Grid Computing
8 1 (1.25%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 78 (97.50%) Linux
2 58 (72.50%) Solaris
3 53 (66.25%) Unix
4 36 (45.00%) Windows
5 31 (38.75%) HPUX
6 28 (35.00%) SUSE
7 20 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.25%) Debian
8 1 (1.25%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (46.25%) ITIL
2 25 (31.25%) High Availability
3 22 (27.50%) Load Balancing
4 19 (23.75%) OO
5 18 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (21.25%) DevOps
7 15 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
8 13 (16.25%) Quality Management
9 12 (15.00%) QMS
10 11 (13.75%) Unit Testing
11 9 (11.25%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (10.00%) Procure-to-Pay
13 7 (8.75%) Performance Monitoring
14 5 (6.25%) Workflow
15 4 (5.00%) Change Control
15 4 (5.00%) Configuration Management
15 4 (5.00%) Requirements Management
15 4 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
16 1 (1.25%) Operational Acceptance Testing
16 1 (1.25%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (26.25%) Perl
2 16 (20.00%) Korn
3 14 (17.50%) Bash Shell
3 14 (17.50%) C-shell
4 11 (13.75%) Shell Script
5 6 (7.50%) SQL
6 5 (6.25%) Java
7 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 59 (73.75%) Security Cleared
2 53 (66.25%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.75%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 15 (18.75%) Hyper-V
1 15 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (17.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 13 (16.25%) KVM
4 10 (12.50%) Samba
5 8 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.25%) Firmware
6 1 (1.25%) NFS
6 1 (1.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (1.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 27 (33.75%) HP Data Protector
1 27 (33.75%) NetBackup
2 26 (32.50%) EMC NetWorker
3 19 (23.75%) Backup Exec
3 19 (23.75%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (23.75%) Puppet
4 17 (21.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 16 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 8 (10.00%) OpenView
7 5 (6.25%) Forum Sentry
8 1 (1.25%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 60 (75.00%) HP
2 49 (61.25%) Red Hat
3 48 (60.00%) Cisco
4 45 (56.25%) Oracle
5 36 (45.00%) IBM
5 36 (45.00%) Sun
6 32 (40.00%) Veritas
7 27 (33.75%) Symantec
8 26 (32.50%) Brocade
8 26 (32.50%) EMC
9 22 (27.50%) F5
10 17 (21.25%) Veeam
11 16 (20.00%) VMware
12 15 (18.75%) PlateSpin
13 13 (16.25%) Axway
13 13 (16.25%) Informatica
13 13 (16.25%) Siebel
14 8 (10.00%) Cognos
14 8 (10.00%) Opsware
15 3 (3.75%) Borland