The median contractor rate for a AIX Specialist was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 April 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 Specialist
UK
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 582 639 622
Rank change year-on-year +57 -17  
Contract jobs requiring an AIX Specialist 13 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.028% 0.029% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.030% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 4
Median daily rate £425 £375 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -5.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £350 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
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 43948 53151 52856
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.58% 95.09% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 28537 34639 32004
Median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £391 £375
% change year-on-year +2.43% +4.13%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1440 1542 2110
Median hourly rate £18.33 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.74% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year - +4.66%  

AIX Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for AIX Specialist in the UK

AIX Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AIX Specialist in the UK

AIX Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AIX Specialist over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AIX Specialist in the UK

AIX Specialist
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AIX Specialist in the UK

AIX Specialist
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 27 April 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 +30 12 £450 +20.00% 1
South East +24 10 £475 -
Hampshire +13 10 £475 -
Winchester - 4 £488 -
North West +24 2 £405 +8.00%
Manchester +11 1 £400 +6.66%
Lancashire +6 1 £410 +4.45%
Preston -11 1 £410 +4.45%
Glasgow - 1 £355 - 1
Scotland - 1 £355 - 1

AIX Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, AIX Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) AIX
2 11 (64.71%) Unix
3 10 (58.82%) Oracle
3 10 (58.82%) SC Cleared
3 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
4 7 (41.18%) Linux
5 4 (23.53%) Veritas
5 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
5 4 (23.53%) IBM
5 4 (23.53%) Finance
6 3 (17.65%) PowerHA
6 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (17.65%) HP
6 3 (17.65%) Solaris
6 3 (17.65%) Banking
7 2 (11.76%) VMware
7 2 (11.76%) SAN
7 2 (11.76%) Migration
7 2 (11.76%) Security Patching
7 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (11.76%) CentOS
7 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (5.88%) Puppet
8 1 (5.88%) Nimsoft
8 1 (5.88%) High Availability
8 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (5.88%) IBM XIV
8 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
8 1 (5.88%) Degree

AIX Specialist 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 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Middleware
1 1 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
1 1 (5.88%) Clustering
1 1 (5.88%) IBM XIV
1 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) AIX
2 11 (64.71%) Unix
3 7 (41.18%) Linux
4 3 (17.65%) Solaris
5 2 (11.76%) CentOS
5 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.88%) HPUX
6 1 (5.88%) SUSE
6 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (11.76%) Migration
2 2 (11.76%) Security Patching
3 1 (5.88%) Change Management
3 1 (5.88%) High Availability
3 1 (5.88%) Performance Management
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Infrastructure
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) SC Cleared
1 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) PowerHA
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
1 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (5.88%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 1 (5.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) IBM
2 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
2 4 (23.53%) Veritas
3 3 (17.65%) HP
4 2 (11.76%) VMware
5 1 (5.88%) EMC
5 1 (5.88%) Nimsoft
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