The median contractor rate for an AIX Engineer was £450 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 Engineer
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 549 639 627
Rank change year-on-year +90 -12  
Contract jobs requiring an AIX Engineer 38 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.082% 0.025% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.087% 0.026% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 10 7
Median daily rate £450 £306 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.93% -23.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £264 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £342 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £295 £400
% change year-on-year +35.59% -26.25%  
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 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 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 25 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX Engineer.

Contractor hourly rate trend for AIX Engineer in the UK

AIX Engineer
Top 20 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 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 +73 37 £450 +44.00% 4
London +23 20 £531 +63.46% 1
South East +51 13 £400 +5.26%
Hampshire +14 8 £400 +5.26%
Havant +6 7 £400 +5.26%
Milton Keynes - 5 £252 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 £252 -
City of London - 3 £568 -
Newcastle upon Tyne +74 2 £300 +1.69% 3
Tyne and Wear +70 2 £300 +1.69% 3
North East +62 2 £300 +1.69% 3
Scotland +41 1 - -
North West +27 1 £325 -
Manchester +15 1 £325 -
Glasgow +3 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £410 -
Shropshire - 1 £410 -
Telford - 1 £410 -
Chessington - 1 - -
West End of London - 1 £325 -

AIX Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 66 (100.00%) AIX
2 58 (87.88%) Linux
3 42 (63.64%) Oracle
3 42 (63.64%) Solaris
4 38 (57.58%) IBM
5 31 (46.97%) Puppet
6 29 (43.94%) Migration
7 27 (40.91%) Unix
7 27 (40.91%) Security Cleared
8 23 (34.85%) SC Cleared
8 23 (34.85%) DevOps
8 23 (34.85%) SAN
8 23 (34.85%) Red Hat
9 19 (28.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 18 (27.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 16 (24.24%) Shell Script
11 16 (24.24%) Oracle Database
12 15 (22.73%) WebSphere
13 13 (19.70%) Korn
13 13 (19.70%) Data Migration
13 13 (19.70%) Firewall
13 13 (19.70%) Oracle Clusterware
14 11 (16.67%) VMware
15 10 (15.15%) Finance
16 9 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
16 9 (13.64%) SAP
16 9 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
17 7 (10.61%) Marketing
17 7 (10.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
17 7 (10.61%) Digital Marketing

AIX Engineer 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 15 (22.73%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.52%) Apache
3 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.52%) iPlanet
3 1 (1.52%) JBoss
3 1 (1.52%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 7 (10.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (34.85%) SAN
2 13 (19.70%) Firewall
3 3 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (4.55%) Network Security
3 3 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.03%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (1.52%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.24%) Oracle Database
2 4 (6.06%) DB2
General
1 10 (15.15%) Finance
2 7 (10.61%) Electronics
2 7 (10.61%) Manufacturing
2 7 (10.61%) Marketing
2 7 (10.61%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.06%) Retail
4 3 (4.55%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) Middleware
2 1 (1.52%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (1.52%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.03%) Clustering
2 2 (3.03%) LPAR
2 2 (3.03%) NHS
3 1 (1.52%) IBM XIV
3 1 (1.52%) Replication
3 1 (1.52%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 66 (100.00%) AIX
2 58 (87.88%) Linux
3 42 (63.64%) Solaris
4 27 (40.91%) Unix
5 19 (28.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (9.09%) SUSE
7 5 (7.58%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (7.58%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 5 (7.58%) Windows
7 5 (7.58%) Windows Server
8 3 (4.55%) HPUX
8 3 (4.55%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.94%) Migration
2 23 (34.85%) DevOps
3 13 (19.70%) Data Migration
4 9 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (10.61%) Digital Marketing
5 7 (10.61%) ITIL
5 7 (10.61%) Programme Management
5 7 (10.61%) Time Management
6 5 (7.58%) ITIL V3
6 5 (7.58%) ITSM
6 5 (7.58%) Service Management
7 4 (6.06%) Change Management
7 4 (6.06%) Mentoring
7 4 (6.06%) Performance Optimisation
8 3 (4.55%) Software Delivery
8 3 (4.55%) Software Testing
9 2 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (3.03%) Load Balancing
9 2 (3.03%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 16 (24.24%) Shell Script
2 13 (19.70%) Korn
3 6 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 4 (6.06%) Perl
5 2 (3.03%) Python
5 2 (3.03%) Ruby
6 1 (1.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 27 (40.91%) Security Cleared
2 23 (34.85%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 13 (19.70%) Oracle Clusterware
2 6 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.58%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (1.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (1.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 31 (46.97%) Puppet
2 18 (27.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (6.06%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (4.55%) Ansible
5 2 (3.03%) yum
6 1 (1.52%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.52%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 42 (63.64%) Oracle
2 38 (57.58%) IBM
3 23 (34.85%) Red Hat
4 11 (16.67%) VMware
5 9 (13.64%) SAP
6 4 (6.06%) EMC
7 3 (4.55%) Cisco
7 3 (4.55%) HP
7 3 (4.55%) Microsoft
8 2 (3.03%) Veritas
9 1 (1.52%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.52%) Brocade
9 1 (1.52%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.52%) Citrix
9 1 (1.52%) F5
9 1 (1.52%) Sun
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