Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 13 December 2018 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 152 124 101
Rank change year-on-year -28 -23 +2
Contract jobs citing AIX 6 18 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.19% 0.62% 1.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.88% 3.25% 7.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 31
Manchester median daily rate £450 £390 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -8.24% -
10th Percentile £425 £353 £350
90th Percentile £475 £443 £488
North West median daily rate £468 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +10.18% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - £60.00

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 Manchester with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 685 554 741
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 21.34% 19.00% 21.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 422 344 500
Manchester median daily rate £365 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.75% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £131 £154 £180
90th Percentile £530 £550 £500
North West median daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -6.25% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 49 35
Manchester median hourly rate £20.00 £19.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.90% +28.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £11.06 £11.28 £10.50
90th Percentile £33.20 £40.05 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £17.43 £15.00
% change year-on-year +0.40% +16.20% -7.18%

AIX
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for AIX in Manchester

AIX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AIX in Manchester

AIX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AIX in Manchester

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing AIX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for AIX.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Solaris
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) Middleware
3 3 (50.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 2 (33.33%) HTTP
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) IBM
4 2 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (16.67%) SAP Basis
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (16.67%) Service Management
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Law
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database

AIX
Co-occurring 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 3 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon Aurora
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Basis Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Server Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Streams
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Basis
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Solaris
3 3 (50.00%) Unix
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (16.67%) HPUX
5 1 (16.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Thinking
2 1 (16.67%) Change Data Capture
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Decision-Making
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) IT Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Data Guard
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Flashback
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) CyberArk
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) SAP