The table below looks at the statistics for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AIX
Rank 84 79 85
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Contract jobs citing AIX 24 28 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.44% 1.44% 0.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.11% 7.51% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 5
Median daily rate £425 £380 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% -10.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £306 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £465 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.28 £33.75 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+28.23% -11.18%
AIX
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
393 373 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 23.50% 19.21% 22.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 179 166
Median daily rate £390 £325 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -2.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £154 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £433 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 40 47
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.19% +5.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.98 £10.70 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.25 £39.00 £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing AIX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

AIX Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

AIX
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing AIX across the Manchester region.

AIX Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

AIX
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AIX across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

AIX Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

AIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

AIX Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for AIX.

1 28 (51.85%) Migration
2 22 (40.74%) Unix
3 21 (38.89%) Linux
4 18 (33.33%) Windows
4 18 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 16 (29.63%) Oracle
6 15 (27.78%) Solaris
7 13 (24.07%) IBM
8 11 (20.37%) HPUX
9 10 (18.52%) Finance
10 9 (16.67%) DB2
11 8 (14.81%) Middleware
12 7 (12.96%) WebSphere MQ
12 7 (12.96%) Mainframe
12 7 (12.96%) WebSphere
13 6 (11.11%) Security Cleared
13 6 (11.11%) Clustering
13 6 (11.11%) HACMP
13 6 (11.11%) SAN
13 6 (11.11%) SQL Server
13 6 (11.11%) Web Services
13 6 (11.11%) Perl
13 6 (11.11%) GPFS
13 6 (11.11%) PowerHA
14 5 (9.26%) Java
14 5 (9.26%) WebSphere Application Server
14 5 (9.26%) MS Exchange
14 5 (9.26%) HTTP
14 5 (9.26%) CICS
14 5 (9.26%) DNS

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 (12.96%) WebSphere
2 5 (9.26%) CICS
2 5 (9.26%) IBM HTTP Server
2 5 (9.26%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 5 (9.26%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (5.56%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.70%) IBM Transformation Extender
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.85%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.11%) SAN
2 5 (9.26%) DNS
2 5 (9.26%) HTTP
3 4 (7.41%) LAN
3 4 (7.41%) SMTP
3 4 (7.41%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.56%) DHCP
4 3 (5.56%) SNMP
5 2 (3.70%) Firewall
5 2 (3.70%) SSL
5 2 (3.70%) WAN
6 1 (1.85%) Internet
6 1 (1.85%) SSH
6 1 (1.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.67%) DB2
2 6 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.85%) Big Data
4 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.85%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.85%) SQLPlus
4 1 (1.85%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.70%) JIRA
2 2 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 10 (18.52%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (20.37%) Architect
2 6 (11.11%) Migration Architect
3 5 (9.26%) Test Leader
4 4 (7.41%) Analyst
4 4 (7.41%) Test Manager
5 3 (5.56%) Administrator
5 3 (5.56%) AIX Architect
5 3 (5.56%) Environment Manager
5 3 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.70%) AIX Administrator
6 2 (3.70%) AIX Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Consultant
6 2 (3.70%) Designer
6 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (3.70%) Server Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) Test Environment Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Unix Administrator
6 2 (3.70%) Unix Architect
7 1 (1.85%) Data Architect
7 1 (1.85%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.81%) Middleware
2 7 (12.96%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (11.11%) Web Services
4 3 (5.56%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (1.85%) J2EE
5 1 (1.85%) JSON
5 1 (1.85%) SAP Basis
5 1 (1.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 7 (12.96%) Mainframe
3 6 (11.11%) Clustering
3 6 (11.11%) HACMP
4 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.85%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.85%) Replication
6 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (40.74%) Unix
2 21 (38.89%) Linux
3 18 (33.33%) Windows
4 15 (27.78%) Solaris
5 11 (20.37%) HPUX
6 4 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (51.85%) Migration
2 5 (9.26%) Validation
3 4 (7.41%) Data Migration
3 4 (7.41%) ITIL
3 4 (7.41%) Service Management
4 3 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (5.56%) Configuration Management
4 3 (5.56%) Demand Forecasting
4 3 (5.56%) Server Building
4 3 (5.56%) Server Virtualisation
4 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (3.70%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.70%) Test Scripting
6 1 (1.85%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (1.85%) Microservices
6 1 (1.85%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (1.85%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.85%) Programme Management
6 1 (1.85%) Supplier Management
6 1 (1.85%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.11%) Perl
2 5 (9.26%) Java
2 5 (9.26%) Jython
3 4 (7.41%) SQL
4 1 (1.85%) C
4 1 (1.85%) C++
4 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.85%) Korn
4 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.41%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.11%) GPFS
1 6 (11.11%) PowerHA
2 3 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.85%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (1.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (3.70%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.85%) Control-M
3 1 (1.85%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.85%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Statspack
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (1.85%) Puppet
3 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (1.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (29.63%) Oracle
2 13 (24.07%) IBM
3 5 (9.26%) VMware
4 4 (7.41%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.56%) HP
5 3 (5.56%) Sun
6 2 (3.70%) EMC
6 2 (3.70%) Veritas
7 1 (1.85%) Baan
7 1 (1.85%) BMC
7 1 (1.85%) Citrix
7 1 (1.85%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.85%) SAP