The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM AIX
East Midlands / Derbyshire
Rank - 23 33
Contract jobs citing AIX 0 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire - 5.00% 1.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 21.05% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 0
Median daily rate - £378 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year - -1.28%  

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 Derbyshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Derbyshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 73 57 59
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 28.40% 23.75% 24.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 39 14
Median daily rate £165 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -55.40% -7.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £111 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £410 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £335
% change year-on-year +6.89% +8.20%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 9
Median hourly rate £17.38 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.12% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.94 £13.00 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £20.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.15 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -8.18% +6.45%  

AIX
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derbyshire 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 Derbyshire

AIX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AIX in Derbyshire