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 3 months to 23 April 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 75 89
Rank change year-on-year 0 +14  
Contract jobs citing AIX 14 23 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.98% 1.27% 0.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.76% 6.39% 3.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 8
Median daily rate £365 £460 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.65% +8.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £368 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £463 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £387 £402
% change year-on-year +9.81% -3.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.23 £38.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year -70.84% -0.64%  

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 Manchester with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 243 360 307
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 17.06% 19.82% 18.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 184 139
Median daily rate £350 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £463 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +6.20% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 31
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +11.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £54.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

AIX
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 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 23 April 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 Manchester region with a requirement for AIX.

1 12 (48.00%) Unix
1 12 (48.00%) Linux
2 10 (40.00%) Migration
3 8 (32.00%) Banking
4 7 (28.00%) PowerHA
5 6 (24.00%) GPFS
5 6 (24.00%) Clustering
5 6 (24.00%) HACMP
5 6 (24.00%) IBM
6 5 (20.00%) Solaris
6 5 (20.00%) Windows
6 5 (20.00%) Perl
6 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (20.00%) Finance
6 5 (20.00%) Middleware
6 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
7 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
7 4 (16.00%) Oracle
7 4 (16.00%) Java
8 3 (12.00%) SSL
8 3 (12.00%) Veritas
8 3 (12.00%) Mainframe
8 3 (12.00%) Change Management
8 3 (12.00%) Security Patching
9 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
9 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
9 2 (8.00%) IBM HTTP Server
9 2 (8.00%) SCOM
9 2 (8.00%) Asset Management

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 2 (8.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (4.00%) SAP Portal
2 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) SSL
2 2 (8.00%) DNS
2 2 (8.00%) HTTP
2 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.00%) DHCP
3 1 (4.00%) SMTP
3 1 (4.00%) SNMP
3 1 (4.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) DB2
2 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 8 (32.00%) Banking
2 5 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (12.00%) AIX Specialist
1 3 (12.00%) Unix Specialist
2 2 (8.00%) Analyst
2 2 (8.00%) Architect
2 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (8.00%) Linux Specialist
2 2 (8.00%) Migration Architect
3 1 (4.00%) Administrator
3 1 (4.00%) Consultant
3 1 (4.00%) Data Architect
3 1 (4.00%) DBA
3 1 (4.00%) Developer
3 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (4.00%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (4.00%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (4.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) Middleware
2 2 (8.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (4.00%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (4.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Clustering
1 6 (24.00%) HACMP
2 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (12.00%) Mainframe
4 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Linux
1 12 (48.00%) Unix
2 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Solaris
2 5 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (8.00%) HPUX
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Migration
2 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (12.00%) Change Management
3 3 (12.00%) Security Patching
4 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (8.00%) Software Asset Management
5 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL
5 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.00%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (4.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) Perl
2 4 (16.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) C
3 1 (4.00%) JCL
3 1 (4.00%) Jython
3 1 (4.00%) Korn
3 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) PowerHA
2 6 (24.00%) GPFS
3 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (4.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) IBM BigFix
1 2 (8.00%) Netcool
1 2 (8.00%) SCOM
2 1 (4.00%) Control-M
2 1 (4.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (4.00%) Puppet
2 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (4.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) IBM
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (12.00%) Veritas
4 2 (8.00%) CA
4 2 (8.00%) HP
4 2 (8.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (4.00%) BMC
5 1 (4.00%) SAP
5 1 (4.00%) VMware
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