The median contractor rate for an AIX Administrator was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

AIX Administrator
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 570 602 621
Rank change year-on-year +32 +19  
Contract jobs requiring an AIX Administrator 17 50 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.037% 0.094% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.099% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 38 10
Median daily rate £400 £363 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -27.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £500
% change year-on-year +23.07% -35.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £47.50

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 43855 50329 53147
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.75% 94.86% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28363 32827 33406
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1353 1495 2037
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

AIX Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured AIX Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for AIX Administrator in the UK

AIX Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AIX Administrator in the UK

AIX Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AIX Administrator in the UK

AIX Administrator
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +16 17 £400 +10.34%
South East +42 13 £400 -5.88%
Hampshire +13 9 £400 -
Winchester - 6 - -
North West +26 3 £408 +12.41%
Havant 0 3 £400 -
Milton Keynes - 3 - -
Buckinghamshire - 3 - -
Cheshire - 2 £414 -
Newcastle upon Tyne +68 1 £330 +17.85%
Tyne and Wear +64 1 £330 +17.85%
North East +56 1 £330 +17.85%
Manchester +14 1 £325 -5.45%
Camberley +7 1 £425 -
Surrey +2 1 £425 -2.85%
Knutsford - 1 £420 -

AIX Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, AIX Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring AIX Administrator in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) AIX
2 17 (70.83%) Unix
2 17 (70.83%) Linux
3 16 (66.67%) Oracle
4 13 (54.17%) Red Hat
5 12 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (33.33%) Veritas
6 8 (33.33%) Solaris
7 7 (29.17%) SAN
7 7 (29.17%) Finance
7 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
7 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
8 6 (25.00%) Shell Script
9 5 (20.83%) Korn
10 4 (16.67%) WebSphere
10 4 (16.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 4 (16.67%) Oracle Clusterware
10 4 (16.67%) Banking
10 4 (16.67%) Change Management
10 4 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
10 4 (16.67%) IBM
10 4 (16.67%) Sun
11 3 (12.50%) EMC
11 3 (12.50%) ITIL
11 3 (12.50%) Perl
11 3 (12.50%) SUSE
11 3 (12.50%) Clustering
11 3 (12.50%) Software Delivery
11 3 (12.50%) Data Centre

AIX Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 4 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.17%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) iPlanet
2 1 (4.17%) JBoss
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) SAN
2 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.33%) DNS
3 2 (8.33%) Internet
3 2 (8.33%) LDAP
3 2 (8.33%) NAS
4 1 (4.17%) DHCP
4 1 (4.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.17%) Games
3 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Clustering
1 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (8.33%) Replication
2 2 (8.33%) Symmetrix
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) AIX
2 17 (70.83%) Linux
2 17 (70.83%) Unix
3 12 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (33.33%) Solaris
5 3 (12.50%) SUSE
6 2 (8.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 2 (8.33%) VMS
6 2 (8.33%) Windows
7 1 (4.17%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Change Management
2 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (12.50%) ITIL
2 3 (12.50%) Software Delivery
3 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (8.33%) ITSM
3 2 (8.33%) Project Management
3 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.17%) High Availability
4 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.17%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.17%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 5 (20.83%) Korn
3 3 (12.50%) Perl
4 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.17%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
1 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) RHCSA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle Clusterware
1 4 (16.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Veritas File System
3 2 (8.33%) NFS
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (8.33%) SRDF
4 1 (4.17%) Samba
4 1 (4.17%) Sendmail
4 1 (4.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (8.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (4.17%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Oracle
2 13 (54.17%) Red Hat
3 8 (33.33%) Veritas
4 4 (16.67%) IBM
4 4 (16.67%) Sun
5 3 (12.50%) EMC
6 2 (8.33%) HP
6 2 (8.33%) NetApp
6 2 (8.33%) Progress
6 2 (8.33%) VMware
7 1 (4.17%) Cisco
7 1 (4.17%) Dell
7 1 (4.17%) F5