Period
to 27 July 2017

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 27 July 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
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 102 119
Rank change year-on-year -3 +17 -21
Contract jobs citing AIX 30 52 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.07% 1.42% 0.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.88% 7.41% 4.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 29 21
Manchester median daily rate £390 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +20.00% +28.21%
10th Percentile £339 £353 £300
90th Percentile £425 £490 £488
North West median daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25% +45.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £11.23 - £49.50

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 510 702 636
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 18.13% 19.12% 19.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 390 316
Manchester median daily rate £400 £375 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +14.50% +3.31%
10th Percentile £171 £175 £161
90th Percentile £545 £511 £500
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year - +10.34% +20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 39 73
Manchester median hourly rate £16.06 £13.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.98% - -4.41%
10th Percentile £10.91 £10.05 £10.00
90th Percentile £41.88 £24.05 £21.40
North West median hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +18.52% -3.57% -15.15%

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

AIX
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 27 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport -5 1 £425 -10.53%
AIX
North West

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 17 (56.67%) Unix
2 15 (50.00%) Migration
3 11 (36.67%) Linux
3 11 (36.67%) IBM
4 10 (33.33%) Finance
5 8 (26.67%) Banking
6 7 (23.33%) Data Centre
6 7 (23.33%) HACMP
6 7 (23.33%) Middleware
7 6 (20.00%) Change Management
7 6 (20.00%) PowerHA
8 5 (16.67%) WebSphere
8 5 (16.67%) ITIL
9 4 (13.33%) Windows
9 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
9 4 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (13.33%) Clustering
9 4 (13.33%) GPFS
10 3 (10.00%) Service Management
10 3 (10.00%) Solaris
10 3 (10.00%) MS Visio
11 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
11 2 (6.67%) HP
11 2 (6.67%) Veritas
11 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
11 2 (6.67%) Oracle
11 2 (6.67%) C
11 2 (6.67%) Java
11 2 (6.67%) Perl

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 5 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 4 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.33%) Apache
3 1 (3.33%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (3.33%) JBoss
3 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.33%) DNS
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) FTP
2 1 (3.33%) HTTP
2 1 (3.33%) LDAP
2 1 (3.33%) SAN
2 1 (3.33%) SMTP
2 1 (3.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) MySQL
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) JUnit
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (16.67%) Architect
2 4 (13.33%) Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Unix Specialist
3 3 (10.00%) AIX Architect
3 3 (10.00%) AIX Specialist
3 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Middleware Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) AIX Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Applications Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Banking Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Unix Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) Middleware
2 1 (3.33%) Apache Camel
2 1 (3.33%) Apache CXF
2 1 (3.33%) Web Services
2 1 (3.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Data Centre
1 7 (23.33%) HACMP
2 4 (13.33%) Clustering
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) Unix
2 11 (36.67%) Linux
3 4 (13.33%) Windows
4 3 (10.00%) Solaris
5 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.33%) HPUX
6 1 (3.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Migration
2 6 (20.00%) Change Management
3 5 (16.67%) ITIL
4 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.00%) Service Management
6 2 (6.67%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
7 1 (3.33%) DevOps
7 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.33%) Process Management
7 1 (3.33%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.33%) Project Planning
7 1 (3.33%) Security Patching
7 1 (3.33%) Service Design
7 1 (3.33%) Software Asset Management
7 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) C
1 2 (6.67%) Java
1 2 (6.67%) Perl
2 1 (3.33%) JCL
2 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) PowerHA
2 4 (13.33%) GPFS
3 1 (3.33%) Firmware
3 1 (3.33%) NFS
3 1 (3.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Ansible
1 1 (3.33%) IBM BigFix
1 1 (3.33%) Nagios
1 1 (3.33%) Netcool
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet
1 1 (3.33%) SCOM
1 1 (3.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (3.33%) yum
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) IBM
2 2 (6.67%) HP
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (6.67%) Veritas
3 1 (3.33%) CA
3 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.33%) VMware
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