Period
to 20 January 2020

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 20 January 2020 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
20 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 283 310 273
Rank change year-on-year +27 -37 -48
Contract jobs citing AIX 39 68 110
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.34% 0.43% 0.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.51% 1.96% 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 32 62
South East median daily rate £490 £519 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.54% +25.76% -
10th Percentile £415 £407 £400
90th Percentile £580 £588 £511
England median daily rate £463 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +2.78% +12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
South East median hourly rate £52.50 £24.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +114.29% -45.56% +3.97%
10th Percentile £24.45 £21.95 £42.50
90th Percentile £53.75 £25.85 £47.50
England median hourly rate £52.50 £26.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +101.92% -42.22% +23.29%

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 2,582 3,478 3,758
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 22.24% 22.09% 22.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,487 1,921 2,105
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £133 £158 £141
90th Percentile £575 £575 £551
England median daily rate £415 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -2.35% - +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 230 289 269
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £16.89 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.64% -3.51% +8.19%
10th Percentile £11.85 £11.14 £10.75
90th Percentile £53.75 £51.00 £50.25
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

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 20 January 2020.

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 20 January 2020.

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 20 January 2020. 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 +7 18 £508 +2.78% 4
Surrey +41 8 £488 -13.33% 2
West Sussex +25 6 £500 -
East Sussex +10 5 £490 - 1
Thames Valley +23 2 - - 7
Berkshire +1 2 - - 7
AIX
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2020, 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 35 (89.74%) Oracle
2 33 (84.62%) Linux
3 21 (53.85%) Oracle Database
4 20 (51.28%) Migration
5 19 (48.72%) SQL
6 18 (46.15%) Windows
7 15 (38.46%) Shell Script
8 13 (33.33%) Red Hat
8 13 (33.33%) Unix
8 13 (33.33%) Data Guard
8 13 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (28.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 10 (25.64%) Python
10 10 (25.64%) C
10 10 (25.64%) Clustering
10 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (25.64%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (23.08%) Firewall
11 9 (23.08%) Hyper-V
11 9 (23.08%) Git (software)
11 9 (23.08%) ProC
11 9 (23.08%) Java
12 8 (20.51%) Perl
12 8 (20.51%) PL/SQL
12 8 (20.51%) SAP
12 8 (20.51%) CRM
12 8 (20.51%) SAP BW
12 8 (20.51%) SUSE
12 8 (20.51%) Oracle RMAN
12 8 (20.51%) SAP Basis

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 7 (17.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 7 (17.95%) WebLogic
2 5 (12.82%) NetWeaver
2 5 (12.82%) SAP Portal
3 2 (5.13%) Confluence
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Oracle Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (7.69%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Azure
1 3 (7.69%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (5.13%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) IaaS
2 2 (5.13%) PaaS
2 2 (5.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.08%) Firewall
2 4 (10.26%) SAN
3 1 (2.56%) LAN
3 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (53.85%) Oracle Database
2 8 (20.51%) SAP BW
3 7 (17.95%) Oracle ODI
4 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (10.26%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (7.69%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 3 (7.69%) Oracle Discoverer
6 3 (7.69%) Oracle OWB
6 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.56%) DB2
7 1 (2.56%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Git (software)
1 9 (23.08%) ProC
2 7 (17.95%) PVCS
3 3 (7.69%) PowerBuilder
3 3 (7.69%) Toad
4 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.13%) JIRA
5 1 (2.56%) IBM UrbanCode
5 1 (2.56%) TestDirector
General
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Developer
2 9 (23.08%) Architect
2 9 (23.08%) Oracle Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Consultant
3 8 (20.51%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 8 (20.51%) SAP Consultant
4 5 (12.82%) C Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (12.82%) Oracle Architect
5 4 (10.26%) Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
6 3 (7.69%) DBA
6 3 (7.69%) Oracle Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Analyst Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Oracle Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) SAP Basis
2 7 (17.95%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 5 (12.82%) SAP PI
4 3 (7.69%) Middleware
5 1 (2.56%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (2.56%) J2EE
5 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Clustering
2 7 (17.95%) Replication
3 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.56%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 33 (84.62%) Linux
2 18 (46.15%) Windows
3 13 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (33.33%) Unix
4 8 (20.51%) SUSE
5 4 (10.26%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (7.69%) Windows Server
7 2 (5.13%) Windows 10
7 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.13%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.56%) Windows NT
8 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (51.28%) Migration
2 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.64%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (20.51%) CRM
4 7 (17.95%) SDLC
4 7 (17.95%) SOA
4 7 (17.95%) Supplier Relationship Management
4 7 (17.95%) Waterfall
5 6 (15.38%) ITIL
6 5 (12.82%) Project Management
7 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (7.69%) Data Modelling
7 3 (7.69%) ITIL V2
7 3 (7.69%) Risk Management
8 2 (5.13%) Network Design
8 2 (5.13%) Regression Testing
8 2 (5.13%) Release Management
8 2 (5.13%) System Integration Testing
9 1 (2.56%) Asset Management
9 1 (2.56%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (48.72%) SQL
2 15 (38.46%) Shell Script
3 10 (25.64%) C
3 10 (25.64%) Python
4 9 (23.08%) Java
5 8 (20.51%) Perl
5 8 (20.51%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) ISEB
2 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
System Software
1 9 (23.08%) Hyper-V
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (7.69%) OCFS2
4 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
4 2 (5.13%) Docker
4 2 (5.13%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (33.33%) Data Guard
2 11 (28.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 8 (20.51%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (5.13%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (2.56%) nmon
5 1 (2.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 35 (89.74%) Oracle
2 13 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 8 (20.51%) SAP
4 7 (17.95%) IBM
5 5 (12.82%) Citrix
5 5 (12.82%) Veritas
6 4 (10.26%) 3PAR
7 3 (7.69%) Ariba
7 3 (7.69%) HP
7 3 (7.69%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
8 2 (5.13%) VMware
9 1 (2.56%) Hyperion
9 1 (2.56%) Remedy
9 1 (2.56%) Sun