Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 22 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 54
Contract jobs citing AIX 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent - - 1.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 4.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 8
Kent median daily rate - - £425
South East median daily rate £413 £435 £425
% change year-on-year -5.17% +2.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £43.28 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +17.14%

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 Kent with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 103 111 146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 19.36% 22.16% 26.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 60 66
Kent median daily rate £338 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.85% -7.14% -
10th Percentile £130 £135 £148
90th Percentile £453 £453 £494
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 16
Kent median hourly rate £13.00 £19.25 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.47% -2.53% +33.90%
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.06 £18.75
% change year-on-year +2.58% -9.01% +19.20%

AIX
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for AIX in Kent

AIX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AIX in Kent

AIX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AIX in Kent