Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 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
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 224 175 208
Rank change year-on-year -49 +33 -28
Contract jobs citing AIX 148 189 200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.90% 1.23% 1.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.98% 5.55% 4.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 107 128
South East median daily rate £425 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +9.09% -7.30%
10th Percentile £375 £325 £319
90th Percentile £550 £550 £525
England median daily rate £420 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -1.18% +6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
South East median hourly rate - - £38.50
England median hourly rate £31.00 £11.23 £38.50
% change year-on-year +176.17% -70.84% -3.75%

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 3,723 3,408 4,469
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 22.60% 22.11% 24.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,049 1,934 2,668
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +5.63%
10th Percentile £167 £200 £200
90th Percentile £556 £538 £525
England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.00% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 294 250 313
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £21.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.90% -27.33% +32.16%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.50 £11.76
90th Percentile £51.00 £46.83 £49.90
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.53 £16.91
% change year-on-year +5.87% -2.22% +4.61%

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 19 June 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
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 19 June 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 +12 96 £470 +10.59% 6
Thames Valley -32 36 £400 +17.22% 4
Berkshire -6 23 £400 -5.88% 4
Surrey -58 15 £425 -15.00% 2
Buckinghamshire -27 13 £400 +20.30%
East Sussex - 1 £363 -
AIX
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 95 (64.19%) Linux
2 84 (56.76%) Oracle
3 55 (37.16%) Oracle Database
4 50 (33.78%) Unix
5 36 (24.32%) Windows
6 35 (23.65%) Middleware
6 35 (23.65%) VMware
6 35 (23.65%) Clustering
6 35 (23.65%) Problem-Solving
7 34 (22.97%) Oracle Database 12c
7 34 (22.97%) Oracle Database 11g
7 34 (22.97%) Security Cleared
8 32 (21.62%) SC Cleared
9 30 (20.27%) Solaris
10 28 (18.92%) Java
10 28 (18.92%) Oracle Fusion
10 28 (18.92%) Self-Motivation
11 27 (18.24%) Oracle ODI
11 27 (18.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 27 (18.24%) VMware Infrastructure
11 27 (18.24%) Oracle BI EE
11 27 (18.24%) Siebel
11 27 (18.24%) SOA
12 26 (17.57%) Root Cause Analysis
13 25 (16.89%) Siebel CRM
13 25 (16.89%) CRM
13 25 (16.89%) Oracle Forms
13 25 (16.89%) Oracle Reports
13 25 (16.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 25 (16.89%) Oracle Service Bus

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 27 (18.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 25 (16.89%) Oracle Service Bus
3 8 (5.41%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.70%) nginx
5 3 (2.03%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.35%) Apache
6 2 (1.35%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.35%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.68%) Hyperledger
7 1 (0.68%) JBoss
7 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 25 (16.89%) Siebel CRM
2 22 (14.86%) Oracle Applications
3 21 (14.19%) Oracle Utilities
4 8 (5.41%) BusinessWare
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.70%) IaaS
2 4 (2.70%) PaaS
2 4 (2.70%) SaaS
3 2 (1.35%) Office 365
4 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (15.54%) SAN
2 7 (4.73%) Firewall
3 5 (3.38%) DNS
4 2 (1.35%) NAS
4 2 (1.35%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.68%) LAN
5 1 (0.68%) SSH
5 1 (0.68%) SSL
5 1 (0.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (37.16%) Oracle Database
2 34 (22.97%) Oracle Database 11g
2 34 (22.97%) Oracle Database 12c
3 27 (18.24%) Oracle BI EE
3 27 (18.24%) Oracle ODI
4 25 (16.89%) Oracle Reports
5 13 (8.78%) RDBMS
5 13 (8.78%) Relational Database
6 12 (8.11%) DB2
7 11 (7.43%) SQL Server
8 8 (5.41%) SQLPlus
9 4 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.35%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.35%) Siebel EIM
11 1 (0.68%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.68%) OLTP
11 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (16.89%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (6.08%) ProC
3 1 (0.68%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.68%) GitLab
3 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (11.49%) Finance
2 9 (6.08%) Retail
3 3 (2.03%) Military
4 2 (1.35%) Banking
5 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.68%) Legal
5 1 (0.68%) Local Government
5 1 (0.68%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 35 (23.65%) DBA
1 35 (23.65%) Oracle DBA
2 32 (21.62%) Developer
3 22 (14.86%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 18 (12.16%) Architect
5 17 (11.49%) Java Team Leader
5 17 (11.49%) Team Leader
6 14 (9.46%) Administrator
6 14 (9.46%) Analyst
6 14 (9.46%) Java Developer
6 14 (9.46%) Lead Developer
6 14 (9.46%) Lead Java Developer
6 14 (9.46%) webMethods Developer
7 13 (8.78%) Senior DBA
7 13 (8.78%) Senior Oracle DBA
8 12 (8.11%) Linux Administrator
9 10 (6.76%) Infrastructure Architect
9 10 (6.76%) Oracle Developer
10 9 (6.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 9 (6.08%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (23.65%) Middleware
2 28 (18.92%) Oracle Fusion
3 9 (6.08%) HTML
4 8 (5.41%) jQuery
5 4 (2.70%) LDAP
6 3 (2.03%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 2 (1.35%) Web Services
8 1 (0.68%) Kafka
8 1 (0.68%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 35 (23.65%) Clustering
2 28 (18.92%) Self-Motivation
3 18 (12.16%) Data Centre
4 6 (4.05%) CMDB
4 6 (4.05%) Driving Licence
4 6 (4.05%) Replication
5 4 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.03%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (2.03%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.35%) EMC VMAX
7 2 (1.35%) EMC VNX
7 2 (1.35%) HACMP
7 2 (1.35%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.68%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.68%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.68%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.68%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.68%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.68%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 95 (64.19%) Linux
2 50 (33.78%) Unix
3 36 (24.32%) Windows
4 30 (20.27%) Solaris
5 25 (16.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (8.11%) Windows Server
7 8 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (4.73%) HPUX
9 6 (4.05%) Oracle Linux
10 5 (3.38%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (2.70%) Windows 10
11 4 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (2.70%) Windows XP
12 3 (2.03%) Windows 7
13 2 (1.35%) zOS
14 1 (0.68%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (23.65%) Problem-Solving
2 27 (18.24%) SOA
3 26 (17.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 25 (16.89%) CRM
5 24 (16.22%) ETL
6 23 (15.54%) Master Data Management
7 22 (14.86%) Data Management
7 22 (14.86%) Data Mapping
7 22 (14.86%) Project Management
8 21 (14.19%) WFM
9 16 (10.81%) Configuration Management
10 9 (6.08%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (6.08%) Migration
10 9 (6.08%) Requirements Analysis
10 9 (6.08%) SDLC
10 9 (6.08%) Waterfall
11 7 (4.73%) Time Management
12 6 (4.05%) DevOps
13 5 (3.38%) Collaborative Working
13 5 (3.38%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (18.92%) Java
2 25 (16.89%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
3 21 (14.19%) SQL
4 18 (12.16%) Shell Script
5 11 (7.43%) PL/SQL
6 9 (6.08%) Bash Shell
6 9 (6.08%) C
6 9 (6.08%) JavaScript
7 6 (4.05%) Perl
8 4 (2.70%) Korn
8 4 (2.70%) Python
9 1 (0.68%) Assembly Language
9 1 (0.68%) COBOL
9 1 (0.68%) JCL
9 1 (0.68%) PHP
Qualifications
1 34 (22.97%) Security Cleared
2 32 (21.62%) SC Cleared
3 9 (6.08%) RHCE
4 4 (2.70%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.03%) OCP
5 3 (2.03%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.35%) Siebel Certification
7 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.05%) SLA
2 1 (0.68%) PMO
2 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 27 (18.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (9.46%) Hyper-V
2 14 (9.46%) Oracle RAC
3 12 (8.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 11 (7.43%) Virtual Servers
5 10 (6.76%) Active Directory
6 9 (6.08%) Oracle Clusterware
7 8 (5.41%) vSphere
8 4 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (2.70%) XenApp
9 3 (2.03%) flannel
10 2 (1.35%) Docker
11 1 (0.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.68%) GPFS
11 1 (0.68%) NFS
11 1 (0.68%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.68%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 11 (7.43%) Data Guard
2 10 (6.76%) Cobbler
3 8 (5.41%) Ansible
4 6 (4.05%) Tivoli
5 5 (3.38%) HP Data Protector
5 5 (3.38%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (3.38%) SCCM
6 4 (2.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (2.03%) AirWatch
7 3 (2.03%) Kubernetes
7 3 (2.03%) Prometheus
8 2 (1.35%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (1.35%) Puppet
8 2 (1.35%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (0.68%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.68%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.68%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 1 (0.68%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 84 (56.76%) Oracle
2 35 (23.65%) VMware
3 27 (18.24%) Siebel
4 23 (15.54%) IBM
5 22 (14.86%) Red Hat
5 22 (14.86%) webMethods
6 16 (10.81%) HP
7 15 (10.14%) Microsoft
8 13 (8.78%) Citrix
8 13 (8.78%) Veritas
9 8 (5.41%) Ab Initio
9 8 (5.41%) EMC
9 8 (5.41%) Vitria
10 6 (4.05%) ServiceNow
11 5 (3.38%) ArcSight
11 5 (3.38%) Cisco
11 5 (3.38%) Snow
12 4 (2.70%) McAfee
12 4 (2.70%) Sun
12 4 (2.70%) Symantec