Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 109 103
Rank change year-on-year -37 -6 -6
Contract jobs citing AIX 5 26 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.16% 0.92% 1.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.78% 4.75% 7.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 16 33
Manchester median daily rate £350 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -5.88% -
North West median daily rate £445 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +4.71% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £11.23 -

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 638 547 739
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 20.36% 19.34% 20.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 325 470
Manchester median daily rate £365 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.75% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £127 £157 £205
90th Percentile £538 £544 £525
North West median daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -6.25% - +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 56 41
Manchester median hourly rate £20.50 £19.13 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.19% +27.50% +8.11%
10th Percentile £11.01 £11.21 £10.25
90th Percentile £32.00 £42.88 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £17.41 £17.50 £14.34
% change year-on-year -0.51% +22.04% -6.03%

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 18 October 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Solaris
3 3 (60.00%) HTTP
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) IBM
3 3 (60.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (60.00%) Middleware
3 3 (60.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (60.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (40.00%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (40.00%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (40.00%) Jython
4 2 (40.00%) IBM Integration Bus
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) DB2
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) Perl
4 2 (40.00%) SNMP
4 2 (40.00%) SMTP

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 (60.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) HTTP
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) SMTP
2 2 (40.00%) SNMP
3 1 (20.00%) Skype
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) DB2
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Server Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Middleware
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (40.00%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Solaris
3 3 (60.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (40.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Change Data Capture
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) Jython
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 1 (20.00%) HP SIM
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Flashback
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec
2 1 (20.00%) VMware