Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 284 259 219
Rank change year-on-year -25 -40 -30
Contract jobs citing AIX 105 113 172
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.64% 0.70% 1.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.04% 3.04% 4.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 51 100
South East median daily rate £475 £413 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.15% -5.17% +2.35%
10th Percentile £363 £323 £339
90th Percentile £579 £538 £569
England median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
South East median hourly rate £26.00 - £43.28
England median hourly rate £26.00 - £36.50

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 3,450 3,721 4,020
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.96% 22.91% 23.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,834 2,089 2,358
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £163 £163 £188
90th Percentile £569 £538 £538
England median daily rate £435 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +2.35% +3.66% +3.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 311 286 277
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.94% -5.56%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £51.00 £49.75 £48.75
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 22 October 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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +3 71 £463 +15.63% 6
Thames Valley -19 12 £363 +5.45%
East Sussex +5 9 - -
Surrey -23 7 £575 +39.39% 4
West Sussex 0 6 £430 +4.24%
Buckinghamshire -12 6 £400 +20.30%
Berkshire -17 6 £325 -50.00%
AIX
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 74 (70.48%) Oracle
2 71 (67.62%) Linux
3 38 (36.19%) IBM
4 37 (35.24%) Unix
5 36 (34.29%) Windows
6 32 (30.48%) Middleware
7 31 (29.52%) Oracle Database
8 30 (28.57%) SAN
9 29 (27.62%) SQL
10 27 (25.71%) VMware
10 27 (25.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 26 (24.76%) Oracle Reports
12 24 (22.86%) Microsoft
12 24 (22.86%) Oracle BI EE
12 24 (22.86%) Clustering
13 23 (21.90%) Data Guard
13 23 (21.90%) Red Hat
14 22 (20.95%) VMware Infrastructure
15 21 (20.00%) Security Cleared
15 21 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
15 21 (20.00%) HP
15 21 (20.00%) CRM
16 20 (19.05%) Oracle ODI
16 20 (19.05%) Windows Server
17 19 (18.10%) Solaris
18 17 (16.19%) Hyper-V
18 17 (16.19%) Oracle Forms
18 17 (16.19%) Citrix
18 17 (16.19%) Oracle Database 12c
19 16 (15.24%) Windows Server 2012

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 15 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 14 (13.33%) Oracle Service Bus
3 6 (5.71%) NetWeaver
4 5 (4.76%) SAP Portal
5 3 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.86%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.90%) GemFire
6 2 (1.90%) JBoss
7 1 (0.95%) Apache
7 1 (0.95%) FileNet
7 1 (0.95%) Hyperledger
7 1 (0.95%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.95%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.95%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.95%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
2 14 (13.33%) Siebel CRM
3 13 (12.38%) Oracle Utilities
4 5 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (2.86%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (1.90%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 21 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (13.33%) IaaS
2 14 (13.33%) PaaS
2 14 (13.33%) SaaS
3 8 (7.62%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.90%) GitHub
4 2 (1.90%) npm
4 2 (1.90%) Office 365
4 2 (1.90%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.95%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 30 (28.57%) SAN
2 11 (10.48%) Firewall
3 7 (6.67%) NAS
4 4 (3.81%) DNS
4 4 (3.81%) LAN
4 4 (3.81%) WAN
5 2 (1.90%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.95%) Converged Networks
6 1 (0.95%) Network Security
6 1 (0.95%) SSH
6 1 (0.95%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (29.52%) Oracle Database
2 26 (24.76%) Oracle Reports
3 24 (22.86%) Oracle BI EE
4 20 (19.05%) Oracle ODI
5 17 (16.19%) Oracle Database 12c
6 14 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (9.52%) DB2
8 9 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (6.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 7 (6.67%) Oracle Discoverer
9 7 (6.67%) SQL Server
10 5 (4.76%) SAP BW
11 2 (1.90%) MongoDB
11 2 (1.90%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.95%) CouchDB
12 1 (0.95%) MySQL
12 1 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.95%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 17 (16.19%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (6.67%) PowerBuilder
2 7 (6.67%) Toad
3 2 (1.90%) Ant
3 2 (1.90%) Artifactory
3 2 (1.90%) Bower
3 2 (1.90%) Gradle
3 2 (1.90%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.90%) Maven
3 2 (1.90%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (1.90%) Spinnaker
4 1 (0.95%) GitLab
General
1 14 (13.33%) Finance
2 4 (3.81%) Retail
3 2 (1.90%) Financial Institution
3 2 (1.90%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.95%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.95%) Banking
4 1 (0.95%) Legal
4 1 (0.95%) Local Government
4 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.95%) Military
Job Titles
1 23 (21.90%) Architect
2 19 (18.10%) DBA
2 19 (18.10%) Infrastructure Architect
3 18 (17.14%) Oracle DBA
4 14 (13.33%) Consultant
5 13 (12.38%) Developer
6 11 (10.48%) Oracle Developer
7 10 (9.52%) Oracle Applications DBA
8 9 (8.57%) Administrator
8 9 (8.57%) Analyst
9 8 (7.62%) Senior Developer
9 8 (7.62%) Senior Oracle Developer
10 7 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
10 7 (6.67%) Oracle Analyst
10 7 (6.67%) SAP Basis Consultant
10 7 (6.67%) SAP Consultant
10 7 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (6.67%) Senior Analyst Developer
10 7 (6.67%) Senior Oracle Analyst
11 6 (5.71%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (30.48%) Middleware
2 14 (13.33%) Oracle Fusion
3 8 (7.62%) SAP Basis
4 5 (4.76%) SAP PI
5 3 (2.86%) Oracle ADF
6 2 (1.90%) LDAP
7 1 (0.95%) Kafka
7 1 (0.95%) Sensu
7 1 (0.95%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (22.86%) Clustering
2 16 (15.24%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (11.43%) Data Centre
4 6 (5.71%) EMC VNX
4 6 (5.71%) Enterprise Storage
4 6 (5.71%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (5.71%) Replication
4 6 (5.71%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (4.76%) Driving Licence
5 5 (4.76%) EMC VMAX
5 5 (4.76%) HACMP
6 4 (3.81%) Public Cloud
7 3 (2.86%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.95%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.95%) LPAR
8 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.95%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.95%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 71 (67.62%) Linux
2 37 (35.24%) Unix
3 36 (34.29%) Windows
4 27 (25.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (19.05%) Windows Server
6 19 (18.10%) Solaris
7 16 (15.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (13.33%) Windows XP
9 11 (10.48%) Windows 10
10 10 (9.52%) Oracle Linux
11 8 (7.62%) SUSE
12 3 (2.86%) HPUX
13 2 (1.90%) MVS
13 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.95%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (20.00%) CRM
2 15 (14.29%) SOA
3 14 (13.33%) Network Design
3 14 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 13 (12.38%) Master Data Management
4 13 (12.38%) WFM
5 12 (11.43%) ITIL
5 12 (11.43%) Migration
6 10 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (8.57%) Project Management
8 7 (6.67%) Data Modelling
8 7 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (6.67%) Risk Management
8 7 (6.67%) Service Management
8 7 (6.67%) Storage Management
9 6 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (5.71%) Protective Monitoring
9 6 (5.71%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 29 (27.62%) SQL
2 15 (14.29%) Java
3 14 (13.33%) Shell Script
3 14 (13.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 13 (12.38%) Perl
5 10 (9.52%) PL/SQL
6 5 (4.76%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.86%) COBOL
7 3 (2.86%) JCL
8 2 (1.90%) Groovy
8 2 (1.90%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.90%) Python
8 2 (1.90%) Ruby
9 1 (0.95%) Assembly Language
9 1 (0.95%) C
9 1 (0.95%) Korn
Qualifications
1 21 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (15.24%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.81%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.86%) RHCE
5 2 (1.90%) OCP
5 2 (1.90%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.95%) MCSE
6 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.95%) COBIT
1 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (0.95%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (20.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (16.19%) Hyper-V
3 16 (15.24%) Oracle RAC
4 15 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 14 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 14 (13.33%) XenApp
6 6 (5.71%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 5 (4.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 4 (3.81%) vSphere
9 3 (2.86%) Docker
9 3 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.95%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 23 (21.90%) Data Guard
2 10 (9.52%) Tivoli
3 9 (8.57%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (6.67%) NetBackup
4 7 (6.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 5 (4.76%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 4 (3.81%) Netcool
6 4 (3.81%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 4 (3.81%) Red Hat Satellite
7 3 (2.86%) Ansible
7 3 (2.86%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (2.86%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.90%) Cobbler
8 2 (1.90%) Kubernetes
8 2 (1.90%) Oracle ZFS
8 2 (1.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.95%) Puppet
9 1 (0.95%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 74 (70.48%) Oracle
2 38 (36.19%) IBM
3 27 (25.71%) VMware
4 24 (22.86%) Microsoft
5 23 (21.90%) Red Hat
6 21 (20.00%) HP
7 17 (16.19%) Citrix
8 15 (14.29%) 3PAR
9 14 (13.33%) Siebel
10 10 (9.52%) EMC
11 8 (7.62%) Brocade
11 8 (7.62%) SAP
12 7 (6.67%) ArcSight
12 7 (6.67%) MicroStrategy
13 6 (5.71%) Dell
13 6 (5.71%) McAfee
13 6 (5.71%) Palo Alto
13 6 (5.71%) Veritas
14 5 (4.76%) Isilon
15 3 (2.86%) Google