The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM AIX
England / South East
Rank 161 165 171
Rank change year-on-year +4 +6  
Contract jobs citing AIX 84 99 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.08% 1.08% 0.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.93% 4.30% 4.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 65 49
Median daily rate £450 £410 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.75% -0.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 12
Median hourly rate - £38.50 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.20%  
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 the South East with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1705 2303 2319
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 22.00% 25.17% 23.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 991 1404 1146
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £183 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £335
% change year-on-year +6.89% +8.20%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 156 205
Median hourly rate £14.75 £20.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.25% +21.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.31 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.34 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.15 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -8.18% +6.45%  

AIX
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

AIX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AIX in the South East

AIX
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AIX in the South East over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AIX in the South East

AIX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AIX in the South East

AIX
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +30 28 £535 +25.88%
Hampshire -15 28 £425 +6.25% 1
West Sussex +11 12 £550 +33.33%
Buckinghamshire -13 8 £425 +30.76% 2
Berkshire +15 6 £318 -20.62% 2
Kent +9 1 £550 +34.14% 4
AIX
England

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 South East region with a requirement for AIX.

1 114 (79.17%) Linux
2 81 (56.25%) Unix
3 70 (48.61%) Oracle
4 56 (38.89%) Windows
5 51 (35.42%) IBM
6 43 (29.86%) Shell Script
7 40 (27.78%) SAN
8 35 (24.31%) Solaris
9 33 (22.92%) Red Hat
9 33 (22.92%) Performance Tuning
10 32 (22.22%) JavaScript
10 32 (22.22%) HTML
10 32 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
11 31 (21.53%) VMware
11 31 (21.53%) Configuration Management
12 29 (20.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 27 (18.75%) Finance
14 26 (18.06%) Perl
14 26 (18.06%) Waterfall
14 26 (18.06%) Data Centre
14 26 (18.06%) SDLC
15 24 (16.67%) Jenkins
15 24 (16.67%) PHP
15 24 (16.67%) Java
15 24 (16.67%) SQL
15 24 (16.67%) WebLogic
15 24 (16.67%) Apache
15 24 (16.67%) Python
15 24 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 23 (15.97%) DB2

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 24 (16.67%) Apache
1 24 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 23 (15.97%) WebSphere
3 22 (15.28%) Tomcat
4 19 (13.19%) nginx
5 4 (2.78%) NetWeaver
5 4 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (2.08%) Commerce Server
6 3 (2.08%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (2.08%) MS Exchange
6 3 (2.08%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.69%) FileNet
8 1 (0.69%) JBoss
8 1 (0.69%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 4 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.08%) MS Office
2 3 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.78%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
3 3 (2.08%) Fredhopper
4 2 (1.39%) Oracle Utilities
5 1 (0.69%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 1 (0.69%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.69%) Maximo
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.39%) IBM PureFlex
2 1 (0.69%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 40 (27.78%) SAN
2 7 (4.86%) Firewall
3 6 (4.17%) LAN
3 6 (4.17%) WAN
4 5 (3.47%) DNS
4 5 (3.47%) VLAN
5 4 (2.78%) LDAP
6 3 (2.08%) BGP
6 3 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (2.08%) FTP
6 3 (2.08%) MPLS
6 3 (2.08%) OSPF
6 3 (2.08%) SSH
6 3 (2.08%) tcpdump
6 3 (2.08%) VPLS
6 3 (2.08%) VPN
6 3 (2.08%) Wireshark
7 2 (1.39%) Junos
7 2 (1.39%) Telnet
8 1 (0.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.97%) DB2
2 22 (15.28%) Oracle Database
3 10 (6.94%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (6.25%) SQL Server
5 8 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (5.56%) Relational Database
6 7 (4.86%) MySQL
6 7 (4.86%) Oracle9i Database
6 7 (4.86%) RDBMS
6 7 (4.86%) SQLPlus
7 5 (3.47%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.78%) SAP BW
9 3 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.08%) DB2 UDB
9 3 (2.08%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (1.39%) Oracle Exadata
10 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 24 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 22 (15.28%) Git (software)
2 22 (15.28%) ProC
3 2 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.69%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.69%) JIRA
General
1 27 (18.75%) Finance
2 12 (8.33%) Law
3 2 (1.39%) Banking
3 2 (1.39%) Local Government
3 2 (1.39%) Retail
4 1 (0.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (19.44%) Architect
2 23 (15.97%) Oracle Architect
3 16 (11.11%) DBA
4 15 (10.42%) Unix Architect
5 13 (9.03%) Developer
6 12 (8.33%) Consultant
6 12 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
7 11 (7.64%) AIX Engineer
8 10 (6.94%) Linux Engineer
9 7 (4.86%) Oracle Developer
9 7 (4.86%) Oracle Technical Architect
9 7 (4.86%) Project Manager
9 7 (4.86%) Technical Architect
10 6 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
10 6 (4.17%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 6 (4.17%) Technical Design Architect
10 6 (4.17%) Technical Design Authority
11 5 (3.47%) Integration Developer
11 5 (3.47%) Security Specialist
11 5 (3.47%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (22.22%) HTML
2 17 (11.81%) Middleware
3 8 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
4 7 (4.86%) jQuery
5 4 (2.78%) HTML5
5 4 (2.78%) SAP Basis
5 4 (2.78%) XML
6 3 (2.08%) Ajax
6 3 (2.08%) CSS
6 3 (2.08%) JSON
6 3 (2.08%) Worklight
6 3 (2.08%) YAML
7 2 (1.39%) Flash
7 2 (1.39%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.69%) JSP
8 1 (0.69%) REST
8 1 (0.69%) SailPoint
8 1 (0.69%) Servlets
8 1 (0.69%) SOAP
8 1 (0.69%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.06%) Data Centre
2 18 (12.50%) Mainframe
3 14 (9.72%) EMC VMAX
3 14 (9.72%) EMC VNX
3 14 (9.72%) IBM Mainframe
4 5 (3.47%) HACMP
5 4 (2.78%) SWIFT
6 3 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.08%) Clustering
7 2 (1.39%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.39%) IBM XIV
7 2 (1.39%) LPAR
8 1 (0.69%) AS400
8 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.69%) DataPower
8 1 (0.69%) iSeries
8 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.69%) Online Games
8 1 (0.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 114 (79.17%) Linux
2 81 (56.25%) Unix
3 56 (38.89%) Windows
4 35 (24.31%) Solaris
5 29 (20.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (9.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (8.33%) Windows Server
8 8 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (3.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (2.78%) HPUX
10 4 (2.78%) SUSE
11 3 (2.08%) CentOS
12 2 (1.39%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.69%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.69%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.69%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (22.92%) Performance Tuning
2 32 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (21.53%) Configuration Management
4 26 (18.06%) SDLC
4 26 (18.06%) Waterfall
5 19 (13.19%) Migration
5 19 (13.19%) Open Source
6 16 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
7 9 (6.25%) ITIL
7 9 (6.25%) SIEM
8 8 (5.56%) SOA
9 7 (4.86%) Coaching
9 7 (4.86%) DevOps
9 7 (4.86%) Patch Management
10 6 (4.17%) Change Control
10 6 (4.17%) CRM
10 6 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (3.47%) E-business
11 5 (3.47%) Mentoring
12 4 (2.78%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 43 (29.86%) Shell Script
2 32 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 26 (18.06%) Perl
4 24 (16.67%) Java
4 24 (16.67%) PHP
4 24 (16.67%) Python
4 24 (16.67%) SQL
5 22 (15.28%) C
6 7 (4.86%) PL/SQL
7 6 (4.17%) Korn
8 4 (2.78%) Ruby
9 2 (1.39%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.69%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 23 (15.97%) Security Cleared
2 21 (14.58%) SC Cleared
3 19 (13.19%) Degree
4 4 (2.78%) PMP
5 1 (0.69%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 22 (15.28%) Docker
2 19 (13.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (6.94%) Oracle Clusterware
4 7 (4.86%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (4.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 6 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (2.78%) Active Directory
6 4 (2.78%) NFS
6 4 (2.78%) Samba
7 3 (2.08%) PowerHA
8 2 (1.39%) vSphere
9 1 (0.69%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.69%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 24 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 9 (6.25%) QRadar
3 8 (5.56%) Puppet
4 6 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (4.17%) Tivoli
5 5 (3.47%) Ansible
5 5 (3.47%) Data Guard
5 5 (3.47%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 4 (2.78%) NetBackup
7 3 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (2.08%) Oracle Identity Management
8 2 (1.39%) Control-M
8 2 (1.39%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (1.39%) OpenView
8 2 (1.39%) WSUS
9 1 (0.69%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.69%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.69%) SCCM
9 1 (0.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 70 (48.61%) Oracle
2 51 (35.42%) IBM
3 33 (22.92%) Red Hat
4 31 (21.53%) VMware
5 18 (12.50%) Cisco
6 16 (11.11%) SAP
7 15 (10.42%) EMC
8 14 (9.72%) Microsoft
8 14 (9.72%) NetApp
9 8 (5.56%) Citrix
10 7 (4.86%) Siebel
10 7 (4.86%) Veritas
11 5 (3.47%) HP
12 4 (2.78%) BMC
13 3 (2.08%) AppDynamics
13 3 (2.08%) Juniper
13 3 (2.08%) Splunk
14 2 (1.39%) 3PAR
14 2 (1.39%) Nimsoft
14 2 (1.39%) TIBCO
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