Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 110 98
Rank change year-on-year -24 -12 +9
Contract jobs citing AIX 13 45 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.46% 1.42% 1.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.43% 6.37% 8.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 26 34
Manchester median daily rate £400 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% - -10.53%
10th Percentile £355 £341 £325
90th Percentile £443 £488 £509
North West median daily rate £425 £425 £425
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 536 706 750
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 19.15% 22.24% 19.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 481 373
Manchester median daily rate £395 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £159 £178 £166
90th Percentile £563 £500 £480
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 26 80
Manchester median hourly rate £19.50 £15.13 £15.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.93% - +8.04%
10th Percentile £11.35 £11.69 £11.00
90th Percentile £40.00 £40.00 £38.88
North West median hourly rate £17.43 £15.38 £17.00
% change year-on-year +13.37% -9.56% +13.33%

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 16 January 2018, 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 11 (84.62%) Unix
2 6 (46.15%) IBM
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 5 (38.46%) Banking
3 5 (38.46%) Finance
4 4 (30.77%) Migration
4 4 (30.77%) Solaris
5 3 (23.08%) Change Management
5 3 (23.08%) HACMP
6 2 (15.38%) HPUX
6 2 (15.38%) Veritas
6 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (15.38%) Clustering
6 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (15.38%) PowerHA
6 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
6 2 (15.38%) GPFS
7 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle Clusterware
7 1 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
7 1 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (7.69%) Regulatory Compliance
7 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 1 (7.69%) Office 365
7 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
7 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (7.69%) CyberArk

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 1 (7.69%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
1 1 (7.69%) SMTP
1 1 (7.69%) SNMP
1 1 (7.69%) SSH
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) DB2
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 5 (38.46%) Banking
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Administrator
1 3 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) AIX Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Unix Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Unix Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Unix Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) AIX Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) AIX Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Architect
3 1 (7.69%) DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Unix Support
3 1 (7.69%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) HACMP
2 2 (15.38%) Clustering
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Unix
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) Solaris
4 2 (15.38%) HPUX
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Migration
2 3 (23.08%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.69%) Process Management
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Java
1 1 (7.69%) Jython
1 1 (7.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) GPFS
1 2 (15.38%) PowerHA
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Clusterware
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Data Guard
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (7.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) IBM
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Veritas
3 1 (7.69%) CyberArk