The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 42 46 43
Rank change year-on-year +4 -3  
Contract jobs citing AIX 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.28% 0.41% 0.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.27% 2.02% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £450 - £347
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 Nottingham with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 44 99 94
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 12.54% 20.20% 26.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 31 41
Median daily rate £350 £280 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -13.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £180 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £450 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £364 £336
% change year-on-year +6.37% +8.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 12
Median hourly rate £10.75 £14.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.86% -6.45%  
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 Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham 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 Nottingham

AIX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AIX in Nottingham

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

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 Nottingham region with a requirement for AIX.

1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Unix
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (85.71%) F5
2 6 (85.71%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (85.71%) Six Sigma
2 6 (85.71%) Project Management
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) BIG-IP
2 6 (85.71%) EMC NetWorker
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Solaris
2 6 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) J2EE
2 6 (85.71%) WebLogic
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Sun
2 6 (85.71%) BEA
2 6 (85.71%) iPlanet
2 6 (85.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 5 (71.43%) JSP
3 5 (71.43%) ITIL
3 5 (71.43%) JSP 440
3 5 (71.43%) ITIL V3
4 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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 (85.71%) iPlanet
1 6 (85.71%) WebLogic
2 3 (42.86%) MQSeries
3 2 (28.57%) WebLogic Portal
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) BIG-IP
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) SAN
3 3 (42.86%) LDAP
4 2 (28.57%) FTP
4 2 (28.57%) NAS
4 2 (28.57%) SSH
5 1 (14.29%) HTTP
5 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (28.57%) DB2
3 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Chief Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Chief Enterprise Architect
2 1 (14.29%) DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) J2EE
2 5 (71.43%) JSP
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) HP Storage
1 3 (42.86%) HP StoreVirtual
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) Clustering
2 2 (28.57%) Grid Computing
2 2 (28.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Unix
2 6 (85.71%) Solaris
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) HPUX
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Kalman Filter
1 6 (85.71%) Project Management
1 6 (85.71%) Six Sigma
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL V3
3 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (57.14%) IT Strategy
3 4 (57.14%) QMS
3 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) Korn
2 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) JSP 440
2 4 (57.14%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) EMC NetWorker
1 6 (85.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (57.14%) NetBackup
3 3 (42.86%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (28.57%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (28.57%) OpenView
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (85.71%) BEA
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) F5
2 6 (85.71%) Sun
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) 3PAR
3 4 (57.14%) EMC
3 4 (57.14%) HP
3 4 (57.14%) Symantec
4 2 (28.57%) BMC
4 2 (28.57%) Cognos
4 2 (28.57%) NetApp
4 2 (28.57%) Opsware
4 2 (28.57%) Qualys
4 2 (28.57%) Veritas
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft