Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 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
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 26 71
Rank change year-on-year -2 +45 -32
Contract jobs citing AIX 67 196 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 7.65% 9.37% 1.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.26% 22.02% 6.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 140 12
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £330 £281 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.33% -12.11% +21.90%
10th Percentile £300 £225 £238
90th Percentile £450 £361 £540
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £330 £281 £320
% change year-on-year +17.33% -12.11% +21.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - £36.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.00% -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - -4.00% -

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 301 890 326
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 34.36% 42.54% 29.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 584 181
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £350 £285 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.81% -18.57% +34.62%
10th Percentile £246 £209 £200
90th Percentile £500 £433 £500
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £350 £286 £350
% change year-on-year +22.59% -18.43% +34.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 55 34
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £18.25 £28.00 £13.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.82% +105.81% -31.98%
10th Percentile £8.96 £17.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £41.80 £36.50 £32.48
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £14.00 £28.00 £13.61
% change year-on-year -50.00% +105.81% -9.54%

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 20 July 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 20 July 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 66 (98.51%) Linux
2 48 (71.64%) Security Cleared
3 46 (68.66%) Unix
4 45 (67.16%) Solaris
4 45 (67.16%) HP
5 44 (65.67%) Red Hat
6 42 (62.69%) Cisco
7 41 (61.19%) SC Cleared
8 40 (59.70%) Oracle
9 39 (58.21%) WebLogic
9 39 (58.21%) JBoss
10 31 (46.27%) ITIL
10 31 (46.27%) Sun
11 30 (44.78%) Veritas
12 28 (41.79%) SAN
12 28 (41.79%) HPUX
12 28 (41.79%) IBM
13 27 (40.30%) Windows
13 27 (40.30%) SUSE
14 26 (38.81%) iPlanet
14 26 (38.81%) Apache
14 26 (38.81%) Tomcat
15 24 (35.82%) J2EE
15 24 (35.82%) Clustering
15 24 (35.82%) Oracle Application Server
16 22 (32.84%) High Availability
17 21 (31.34%) F5
17 21 (31.34%) Load Balancing
17 21 (31.34%) TCP/IP
17 21 (31.34%) Firewall

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 39 (58.21%) JBoss
1 39 (58.21%) WebLogic
2 26 (38.81%) Apache
2 26 (38.81%) iPlanet
2 26 (38.81%) Tomcat
3 24 (35.82%) Oracle Application Server
4 14 (20.90%) WebSphere
5 13 (19.40%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (8.96%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (8.96%) MQSeries
6 6 (8.96%) OpenStack
6 6 (8.96%) SharePoint
7 5 (7.46%) WebLogic Portal
8 4 (5.97%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (4.48%) FileNet
Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 13 (19.40%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 9 (13.43%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 28 (41.79%) SAN
2 21 (31.34%) Firewall
2 21 (31.34%) TCP/IP
3 18 (26.87%) Fibre Channel
4 10 (14.93%) LDAP
5 8 (11.94%) X.21
6 7 (10.45%) DNS
7 6 (8.96%) FCoE
7 6 (8.96%) iSCSI
7 6 (8.96%) NAS
8 5 (7.46%) Network Security
9 4 (5.97%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (5.97%) SSL
9 4 (5.97%) WAN
10 3 (4.48%) IP Telephony
11 2 (2.99%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.97%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 19 (28.36%) AIX Engineer
2 18 (26.87%) Backup Engineer
3 15 (22.39%) Unix Engineer
4 12 (17.91%) DevOps Engineer
5 11 (16.42%) Storage and Backup Engineer
5 11 (16.42%) Storage Engineer
6 8 (11.94%) Administrator
7 7 (10.45%) Cloud Engineer
7 7 (10.45%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 7 (10.45%) Unix Administrator
8 6 (8.96%) Unix Systems Administrator
9 5 (7.46%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (5.97%) Project Engineer
10 4 (5.97%) Solaris Engineer
11 3 (4.48%) Architect
11 3 (4.48%) Integration Architect
11 3 (4.48%) Solaris Administrator
11 3 (4.48%) Solaris Systems Administrator
11 3 (4.48%) Systems Engineer
12 2 (2.99%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (35.82%) J2EE
2 13 (19.40%) Software Packaging
2 13 (19.40%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (35.82%) Clustering
2 13 (19.40%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (17.91%) Replication
4 11 (16.42%) Data Centre
4 11 (16.42%) Private Cloud
5 7 (10.45%) HP Storage
6 5 (7.46%) Grid Computing
7 4 (5.97%) DataPower
8 1 (1.49%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 66 (98.51%) Linux
2 46 (68.66%) Unix
3 45 (67.16%) Solaris
4 28 (41.79%) HPUX
5 27 (40.30%) SUSE
5 27 (40.30%) Windows
6 19 (28.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (46.27%) ITIL
2 22 (32.84%) High Availability
3 21 (31.34%) Load Balancing
4 18 (26.87%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (23.88%) OO
6 14 (20.90%) DevOps
7 11 (16.42%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (13.43%) Quality Management
9 8 (11.94%) Unit Testing
10 7 (10.45%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (8.96%) Procure-to-Pay
11 6 (8.96%) QMS
12 5 (7.46%) Performance Monitoring
13 4 (5.97%) Configuration Management
13 4 (5.97%) Workflow
14 3 (4.48%) Change Control
14 3 (4.48%) Requirements Management
14 3 (4.48%) Root Cause Analysis
14 3 (4.48%) Waterfall
15 1 (1.49%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.90%) Perl
2 10 (14.93%) Bash Shell
2 10 (14.93%) C-shell
2 10 (14.93%) Korn
3 8 (11.94%) Shell Script
4 7 (10.45%) SQL
5 4 (5.97%) Java
6 3 (4.48%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 48 (71.64%) Security Cleared
2 41 (61.19%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 18 (26.87%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 10 (14.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (13.43%) Hyper-V
3 9 (13.43%) KVM
4 7 (10.45%) Samba
5 6 (8.96%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 18 (26.87%) EMC NetWorker
1 18 (26.87%) HP Data Protector
1 18 (26.87%) NetBackup
2 16 (23.88%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (23.88%) Puppet
3 14 (20.90%) Backup Exec
4 12 (17.91%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 11 (16.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 6 (8.96%) OpenView
7 4 (5.97%) Forum Sentry
Vendors
1 45 (67.16%) HP
2 44 (65.67%) Red Hat
3 42 (62.69%) Cisco
4 40 (59.70%) Oracle
5 31 (46.27%) Sun
6 30 (44.78%) Veritas
7 28 (41.79%) IBM
8 21 (31.34%) F5
9 18 (26.87%) Brocade
9 18 (26.87%) EMC
9 18 (26.87%) Symantec
10 16 (23.88%) Siebel
11 13 (19.40%) Axway
11 13 (19.40%) Informatica
12 12 (17.91%) Veeam
13 10 (14.93%) VMware
14 9 (13.43%) PlateSpin
15 6 (8.96%) Cognos
15 6 (8.96%) Opsware
16 3 (4.48%) Nortel