The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 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 29 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
Cheshire > Knutsford
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 19 17
Rank change year-on-year +3 -2  
Contract jobs citing AIX 4 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 5.00% 5.56% 2.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.18% 13.79% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Knutsford median daily rate £410 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.80% +3.33%  
10th Percentile £383 £381 £363
90th Percentile £444 £394 £388
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £425 £406
% change year-on-year -1.17% +4.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Knutsford median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £11.23 - -

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 Knutsford with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Knutsford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 22 29 19
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 27.50% 40.28% 22.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 26 32
Knutsford median daily rate £394 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.35% +13.33%  
10th Percentile £350 £356 £359
90th Percentile £548 £525 £575
Cheshire median daily rate £350 £425 £388
% change year-on-year -17.64% +9.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Knutsford median hourly rate - - £15.77
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -3.70% -10.00%  

AIX
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

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

Job vacancy trend for AIX in Knutsford

AIX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AIX in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 29 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for AIX.

1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
2 4 (66.67%) Veritas
3 3 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (50.00%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) SCOM
4 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
4 1 (16.67%) Software Asset Management
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (16.67%) Clustering
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) Netcool
4 1 (16.67%) Middleware
4 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) HPUX
4 1 (16.67%) Solaris
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) CA
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) IBM BigFix

AIX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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:

General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Unix Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) AIX Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) AIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Management Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) HPUX
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
1 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
1 1 (16.67%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) IBM BigFix
1 1 (16.67%) Netcool
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Veritas
2 1 (16.67%) CA
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow