The median contractor rate for a AIX Engineer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
AIX Engineer
UK
Rank 571 599 617
Rank change year-on-year +28 +18  
Contract jobs requiring an AIX Engineer 28 29 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.063% 0.055% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.058% 0.008%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 20 4
Median daily rate £400 £380 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £269 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 42403 50275 49651
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.81% 95.18% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 27453 32530 30008
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £551
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1493 1573 1955
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

AIX Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for AIX Engineer in the UK

AIX Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AIX Engineer in the UK

AIX Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AIX Engineer over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AIX Engineer in the UK

AIX Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AIX Engineer in the UK

AIX Engineer
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 March 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 +32 24 £425 +11.84% 3
London +28 16 £500 +25.00% 3
South East +12 6 £380 -0.71%
Hampshire +3 5 £380 -
Havant -3 5 £380 -
Scotland +30 4 £400 -
Glasgow - 4 £400 -
South West - 2 £455 -
City of London - 1 £525 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £318 -
Bristol - 1 £460 -
Somerset - 1 £451 -

AIX Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, AIX Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 44 (100.00%) AIX
2 42 (95.45%) Linux
3 26 (59.09%) Solaris
4 25 (56.82%) IBM
5 23 (52.27%) Oracle
6 20 (45.45%) Unix
7 16 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (34.09%) Puppet
8 15 (34.09%) Red Hat
9 14 (31.82%) SAN
9 14 (31.82%) WebSphere
9 14 (31.82%) Security Cleared
10 13 (29.55%) SC Cleared
10 13 (29.55%) Migration
10 13 (29.55%) VMware
11 12 (27.27%) DevOps
11 12 (27.27%) Shell Script
11 12 (27.27%) Bash Shell
11 12 (27.27%) Korn
12 10 (22.73%) Perl
13 9 (20.45%) Oracle Clusterware
13 9 (20.45%) Firewall
13 9 (20.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 9 (20.45%) Data Migration
14 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (18.18%) ITIL
14 8 (18.18%) TCP/IP
14 8 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
15 7 (15.91%) PowerHA
15 7 (15.91%) Oracle Database

AIX Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 14 (31.82%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.82%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.27%) Apache
3 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.27%) IaaS
1 1 (2.27%) PaaS
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (31.82%) SAN
2 9 (20.45%) Firewall
3 8 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 7 (15.91%) Network Security
5 2 (4.55%) DNS
6 1 (2.27%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.27%) LDAP
6 1 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.82%) DB2
3 1 (2.27%) MySQL
General
1 6 (13.64%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Retail
3 3 (6.82%) Electronics
3 3 (6.82%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.82%) Marketing
3 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.55%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) Middleware
2 1 (2.27%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (2.27%) LAMP
2 1 (2.27%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) Clustering
3 2 (4.55%) Tandem
4 1 (2.27%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (2.27%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) AIX
2 42 (95.45%) Linux
3 26 (59.09%) Solaris
4 20 (45.45%) Unix
5 16 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (13.64%) Windows
7 5 (11.36%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (11.36%) SUSE
7 5 (11.36%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 5 (11.36%) Windows Server
8 2 (4.55%) Tru64
9 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (29.55%) Migration
2 12 (27.27%) DevOps
3 9 (20.45%) Data Migration
4 8 (18.18%) ITIL
4 8 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (13.64%) ITSM
5 6 (13.64%) Service Management
6 5 (11.36%) Change Management
6 5 (11.36%) ITIL V3
7 4 (9.09%) Mathematics
7 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 4 (9.09%) Performance Optimisation
8 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.82%) Customer Requirements
8 3 (6.82%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (6.82%) Programme Management
8 3 (6.82%) Risk Management
8 3 (6.82%) Time Management
9 2 (4.55%) Project Management
9 2 (4.55%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.27%) Bash Shell
1 12 (27.27%) Korn
1 12 (27.27%) Shell Script
2 10 (22.73%) Perl
3 2 (4.55%) Python
3 2 (4.55%) Ruby
4 1 (2.27%) C-shell
4 1 (2.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 13 (29.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (20.45%) Oracle Clusterware
2 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (15.91%) PowerHA
4 5 (11.36%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
6 1 (2.27%) Samba
6 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (34.09%) Puppet
2 9 (20.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (9.09%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (6.82%) Ansible
5 2 (4.55%) yum
6 1 (2.27%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (2.27%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (56.82%) IBM
2 23 (52.27%) Oracle
3 15 (34.09%) Red Hat
4 13 (29.55%) VMware
5 4 (9.09%) EMC
5 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 4 (9.09%) SAP
6 3 (6.82%) HP
7 2 (4.55%) Citrix
8 1 (2.27%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.27%) Cisco
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