The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for AIX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 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
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 70 59
Contract jobs citing AIX 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex - 0.68% 0.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 2.78% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £413 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £380 £425
% change year-on-year +7.89% -10.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.23 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -70.06% -6.25%  

AIX is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 145 180 188
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 30.15% 24.46% 34.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 108 108
Median daily rate £383 £365 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.79% +8.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £160 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £348
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 16
Median hourly rate £16.50 £28.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.60% +15.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £15.00 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £43.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year -8.82% +4.93%  

AIX
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex citing AIX as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for AIX in West Sussex

AIX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AIX in West Sussex

AIX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AIX in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing AIX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for AIX.

1 12 (100.00%) Unix
2 9 (75.00%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) Perl
3 7 (58.33%) PHP
3 7 (58.33%) Oracle
3 7 (58.33%) C
3 7 (58.33%) HTML
3 7 (58.33%) Java
3 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (58.33%) Apache
3 7 (58.33%) Tomcat
3 7 (58.33%) WebLogic
3 7 (58.33%) Python
3 7 (58.33%) ProC
3 7 (58.33%) Configuration Management
3 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) Degree
3 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
3 7 (58.33%) nginx
3 7 (58.33%) Open Source
3 7 (58.33%) Waterfall
3 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
3 7 (58.33%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (58.33%) Docker
3 7 (58.33%) SDLC
4 3 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (25.00%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (25.00%) IBM
4 3 (25.00%) Windows

AIX
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 7 (58.33%) Apache
1 7 (58.33%) nginx
1 7 (58.33%) Tomcat
1 7 (58.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (8.33%) FileNet
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) FTP
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
1 2 (16.67%) SSH
1 2 (16.67%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
1 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
1 7 (58.33%) ProC
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Architect
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Backup Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Storage and Backup Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Storage Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Storage Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Tivoli Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) AIX Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) AIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Backup Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) DB2 DBA
3 1 (8.33%) DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Production DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) Flash
2 2 (16.67%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Unix
2 9 (75.00%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (58.33%) Configuration Management
1 7 (58.33%) Open Source
1 7 (58.33%) Performance Tuning
1 7 (58.33%) SDLC
1 7 (58.33%) Waterfall
2 3 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (16.67%) Change Control
3 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 2 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
4 1 (8.33%) Document Management
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Perl
2 7 (58.33%) C
2 7 (58.33%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) PHP
2 7 (58.33%) Python
3 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (8.33%) Korn
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Docker
2 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Tivoli
1 2 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) Cognizant
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) Symantec
3 1 (8.33%) Vignette