Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for AIX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AIX over the 6 months to 18 November 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 99 72
Rank change year-on-year +10 -27 +9
Contract jobs citing AIX 3 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.19% 0.13% 0.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.00% 0.76% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 6
Birmingham median daily rate £390 - £281
10th Percentile £385 - £263
90th Percentile £395 - £298
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £375 £433
% change year-on-year +26.67% -13.29% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

AIX is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 301 263 210
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 19.26% 17.17% 15.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 159 102
Birmingham median daily rate £325 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +33.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £159 £179 £152
90th Percentile £506 £550 £438
West Midlands median daily rate £365 £400 £338
% change year-on-year -8.75% +18.52% +5.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 31 25
Birmingham median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.57% -3.45% +4.54%
10th Percentile £8.39 £10.25 £10.63
90th Percentile £19.45 £19.50 £18.45
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.40
% change year-on-year +3.57% -2.78% -4.00%

AIX
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing AIX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for AIX in Birmingham

AIX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AIX in Birmingham

AIX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AIX in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for AIX.

1 3 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) HPUX
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) SLA

AIX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) AIX Architect
2 1 (33.33%) IBM Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) HPUX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Coaching
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat