The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 26 June 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 62 49
Rank change year-on-year +9 -13  
Contract jobs citing AIX 1 8 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.17% 0.94% 2.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.01% 5.63% 8.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 13
Median daily rate £350 £550 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.36% +14.58%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £380 £425
% change year-on-year +7.89% -10.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £43.28 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.23 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -70.06% -6.25%  

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 Reading with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 99 142 223
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 17.10% 16.63% 26.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 86 107
Median daily rate £365 £375 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.66% -10.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £345
% change year-on-year +3.44% +5.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 36
Median hourly rate £16.00 £21.33 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.98% -1.02%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £43.28 £24.12
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year -8.82% +4.93%  

AIX
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

AIX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AIX in Reading

AIX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AIX in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Reading region with a requirement for AIX.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) GitLab
2 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (50.00%) vCloud
2 1 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) yum
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development

AIX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) GitHub
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) GitLab
1 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Software Packaging
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) vCloud
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (50.00%) yum
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Axway
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Informatica
2 1 (50.00%) Siebel
2 1 (50.00%) VMware