Period
to 16 December 2018

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 6 months to 16 December 2018 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
England > South East
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 299 274 212
Rank change year-on-year -25 -62 -29
Contract jobs citing AIX 90 101 151
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.54% 0.60% 0.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.51% 2.64% 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 53 90
South East median daily rate £500 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.21% -2.94% -
10th Percentile £411 £376 £349
90th Percentile £588 £500 £517
England median daily rate £450 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +12.50% +2.56% -8.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
South East median hourly rate £26.00 £45.00 £43.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.22% +3.97% +8.20%
England median hourly rate £30.50 £45.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year -32.22% +21.62% -0.67%

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 the South East with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 3,580 3,822 3,590
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.33% 22.76% 22.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,945 2,124 2,077
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £155 £146 £187
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £430 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +1.18% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 304 297 268
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.87% -10.79%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.90 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.00 £50.25 £48.96
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06% -

AIX
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing AIX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

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 6 months to 16 December 2018.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for AIX in the South East

AIX
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing AIX in the South East over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 16 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -25 54 £500 +25.00%
Thames Valley +6 10 £450 -2.70%
East Sussex -5 10 - -
West Sussex -6 8 £430 +4.24% 1
Surrey -21 8 £563 +36.36% 3
Berkshire -7 7 £450 -14.29%
Buckinghamshire +17 3 - -
AIX
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing AIX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for AIX.

1 67 (74.44%) Oracle
2 57 (63.33%) Linux
3 34 (37.78%) IBM
4 33 (36.67%) Unix
5 32 (35.56%) SQL
6 31 (34.44%) Windows
7 27 (30.00%) Data Guard
8 26 (28.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 26 (28.89%) VMware
8 26 (28.89%) Oracle Database
9 25 (27.78%) Middleware
10 24 (26.67%) SAN
11 23 (25.56%) Microsoft
11 23 (25.56%) Microsoft Azure
12 22 (24.44%) Red Hat
13 21 (23.33%) Clustering
13 21 (23.33%) Oracle Reports
13 21 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
13 21 (23.33%) Windows Server
14 19 (21.11%) Analytical Skills
15 18 (20.00%) CRM
15 18 (20.00%) HP
15 18 (20.00%) Migration
16 17 (18.89%) Java
16 17 (18.89%) Hyper-V
16 17 (18.89%) Network Design
16 17 (18.89%) Oracle RAC
16 17 (18.89%) Oracle BI EE
17 16 (17.78%) Citrix
18 15 (16.67%) Shell Script

AIX
Co-occurring 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 10 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (10.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 7 (7.78%) NetWeaver
4 6 (6.67%) SAP Portal
5 3 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (3.33%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.22%) GemFire
6 2 (2.22%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.11%) Apache
7 1 (1.11%) FileNet
7 1 (1.11%) JBoss
7 1 (1.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (12.22%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (10.00%) Oracle Utilities
2 9 (10.00%) Siebel CRM
3 5 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (4.44%) SAP S/4HANA
5 3 (3.33%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (2.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 23 (25.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (15.56%) IaaS
2 14 (15.56%) PaaS
2 14 (15.56%) SaaS
3 6 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (4.44%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (2.22%) GitHub
5 2 (2.22%) npm
6 1 (1.11%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (26.67%) SAN
2 11 (12.22%) Firewall
3 7 (7.78%) NAS
4 3 (3.33%) DNS
4 3 (3.33%) LAN
4 3 (3.33%) NetScaler
4 3 (3.33%) WAN
5 1 (1.11%) Converged Networks
5 1 (1.11%) FTP
5 1 (1.11%) Network Security
5 1 (1.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (28.89%) Oracle Database
2 21 (23.33%) Oracle Reports
3 17 (18.89%) Oracle BI EE
4 13 (14.44%) Oracle ODI
5 10 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
6 9 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (8.89%) DB2
8 7 (7.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 7 (7.78%) Oracle Discoverer
8 7 (7.78%) SAP BW
9 6 (6.67%) SQL Server
10 2 (2.22%) MongoDB
10 2 (2.22%) NoSQL
10 2 (2.22%) Oracle Exadata
11 1 (1.11%) MySQL
11 1 (1.11%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 12 (13.33%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (7.78%) PowerBuilder
2 7 (7.78%) Toad
3 2 (2.22%) Ant
3 2 (2.22%) Artifactory
3 2 (2.22%) Bower
3 2 (2.22%) Gradle
3 2 (2.22%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.22%) Maven
3 2 (2.22%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (2.22%) Spinnaker
General
1 12 (13.33%) Finance
2 4 (4.44%) Retail
3 2 (2.22%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.22%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.11%) Banking
4 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 25 (27.78%) Architect
2 23 (25.56%) Infrastructure Architect
3 13 (14.44%) Consultant
3 13 (14.44%) DBA
4 12 (13.33%) Developer
4 12 (13.33%) Oracle DBA
5 11 (12.22%) Oracle Developer
6 10 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
7 9 (10.00%) Analyst
7 9 (10.00%) SAP Basis Consultant
8 8 (8.89%) Senior Developer
8 8 (8.89%) Senior Oracle Developer
9 7 (7.78%) Analyst Developer
9 7 (7.78%) Oracle Analyst
9 7 (7.78%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (7.78%) Senior Analyst Developer
9 7 (7.78%) Senior Oracle Analyst
10 6 (6.67%) Administrator
11 5 (5.56%) Oracle Applications DBA
11 5 (5.56%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (27.78%) Middleware
2 11 (12.22%) SAP Basis
3 9 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 6 (6.67%) SAP PI
5 3 (3.33%) Oracle ADF
6 1 (1.11%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.33%) Clustering
2 19 (21.11%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (14.44%) Data Centre
4 6 (6.67%) EMC VNX
4 6 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
5 5 (5.56%) EMC VMAX
5 5 (5.56%) HACMP
5 5 (5.56%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (5.56%) Public Cloud
5 5 (5.56%) Replication
5 5 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (3.33%) Cloud Native
7 2 (2.22%) LPAR
7 2 (2.22%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.11%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.11%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 57 (63.33%) Linux
2 33 (36.67%) Unix
3 31 (34.44%) Windows
4 26 (28.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (23.33%) Windows Server
6 15 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (15.56%) Solaris
7 14 (15.56%) Windows XP
8 12 (13.33%) SUSE
9 11 (12.22%) Windows 10
10 8 (8.89%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (2.22%) HPUX
11 2 (2.22%) MVS
12 1 (1.11%) Windows 7
12 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (20.00%) CRM
1 18 (20.00%) Migration
2 17 (18.89%) Network Design
3 12 (13.33%) ITIL
4 10 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (11.11%) SOA
5 9 (10.00%) Master Data Management
5 9 (10.00%) Project Management
5 9 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 9 (10.00%) WFM
6 8 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (7.78%) Data Modelling
7 7 (7.78%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (7.78%) Risk Management
7 7 (7.78%) Service Management
8 6 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (6.67%) Security Patching
8 6 (6.67%) Storage Management
8 6 (6.67%) Supplier Relationship Management
9 5 (5.56%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 32 (35.56%) SQL
2 17 (18.89%) Java
3 15 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 14 (15.56%) Perl
5 10 (11.11%) PL/SQL
6 9 (10.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 4 (4.44%) Bash Shell
7 4 (4.44%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.22%) COBOL
8 2 (2.22%) Groovy
8 2 (2.22%) JCL
8 2 (2.22%) Python
8 2 (2.22%) Ruby
9 1 (1.11%) C
9 1 (1.11%) Korn
Qualifications
1 15 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 10 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.22%) RHCE
4 1 (1.11%) MCSE
4 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.11%) OCP
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) COBIT
2 1 (1.11%) GDPR
2 1 (1.11%) HIPAA
2 1 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.11%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (18.89%) Hyper-V
2 17 (18.89%) Oracle RAC
3 14 (15.56%) Microsoft App-V
3 14 (15.56%) XenApp
4 10 (11.11%) Active Directory
5 6 (6.67%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 4 (4.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (2.22%) Docker
7 2 (2.22%) vSphere
8 1 (1.11%) NFS
8 1 (1.11%) Samba
8 1 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.11%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 27 (30.00%) Data Guard
2 13 (14.44%) Oracle RMAN
3 11 (12.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 9 (10.00%) Tivoli
5 7 (7.78%) NetBackup
6 5 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (4.44%) Netcool
7 4 (4.44%) Netcool/OMNIbus
7 4 (4.44%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 3 (3.33%) Ansible
8 3 (3.33%) Puppet
8 3 (3.33%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (2.22%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (2.22%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 2 (2.22%) Kubernetes
9 2 (2.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (1.11%) AirWatch
10 1 (1.11%) Oracle ZFS
10 1 (1.11%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 1 (1.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 67 (74.44%) Oracle
2 34 (37.78%) IBM
3 26 (28.89%) VMware
4 23 (25.56%) Microsoft
5 22 (24.44%) Red Hat
6 18 (20.00%) HP
7 16 (17.78%) Citrix
8 15 (16.67%) 3PAR
9 11 (12.22%) SAP
10 9 (10.00%) EMC
10 9 (10.00%) Siebel
11 7 (7.78%) Brocade
11 7 (7.78%) Dell
11 7 (7.78%) MicroStrategy
12 5 (5.56%) Isilon
12 5 (5.56%) Remedy
13 4 (4.44%) Ariba
13 4 (4.44%) Veritas
14 3 (3.33%) Google
15 2 (2.22%) McAfee