Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 24 November 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
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 27 21
Rank change year-on-year -10 -6 +5
Contract jobs citing AIX 6 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 1.93% 5.56% 5.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.69% 15.57% 16.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 11
Portsmouth median daily rate £388 £435 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.92% +12.26% -
10th Percentile £369 £336 £325
90th Percentile £409 £464 £625
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £425 £415
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.41% +7.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Portsmouth median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £41.00

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Portsmouth
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 78 122 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 25.08% 35.67% 31.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 60 39
Portsmouth median daily rate £375 £435 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.79% +24.29% +1.82%
10th Percentile £115 £230 £262
90th Percentile £473 £522 £475
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year +1.97% +4.83% +6.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 22 11
Portsmouth median hourly rate £49.60 £48.00 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.32% +0.36% +164.55%
Hampshire median hourly rate £21.63 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +44.20% -14.29% +9.38%

AIX
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

Job postings citing AIX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth.

Job vacancy trend for AIX in Portsmouth

AIX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AIX in Portsmouth

AIX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AIX in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for AIX.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) DB2
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Middleware
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (83.33%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (83.33%) SWIFT
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) Docker
2 5 (83.33%) Security Monitoring
3 4 (66.67%) Banking
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 4 (66.67%) Ethernet
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall

AIX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) DB2
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Technical Specialist
1 4 (66.67%) Test Specialist
2 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) SWIFT
2 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Security Monitoring
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) Docker
1 5 (83.33%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) IBM