Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 12 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 24 17
Rank change year-on-year -62 -7 +47
Contract jobs citing AIX 2 80 210
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.21% 8.71% 9.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.78% 24.62% 21.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 77 151
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £675 £330 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +104.55% +3.13% -1.54%
North East median daily rate £675 £330 £320
% change year-on-year +104.55% +3.13% -5.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - £36.00
North East median hourly rate - - £36.00

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 255 325 970
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 26.59% 35.40% 43.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 245 664
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £413 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.86% +6.06% -12.58%
10th Percentile £245 £200 £218
90th Percentile £552 £543 £476
North East median daily rate £400 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +14.29% +6.06% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 19 78
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £14.14 £13.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.77% -53.57% +4.67%
10th Percentile £9.51 £8.92 £12.25
90th Percentile £45.13 £45.33 £36.00
North East median hourly rate £14.39 £20.75 £28.00
% change year-on-year -30.67% -25.89% +22.54%

AIX
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing AIX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for AIX in Tyne and Wear

AIX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing AIX in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for AIX in Tyne and Wear

AIX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AIX in Tyne and Wear

AIX
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 12 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -66 2 £675 +104.55%
AIX
North East

For the 6 months to 12 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for AIX.

1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) HPUX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) SFIA
2 1 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) BMC
2 1 (50.00%) zOS
2 1 (50.00%) MVS

AIX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 1 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) IaaS
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Technical Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) HPUX
2 1 (50.00%) MVS
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) VME
2 1 (50.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) IT Governance
2 1 (50.00%) ITSM
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) SFIA
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP SIM
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) BMC
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) HP