Period
to 17 June 2019

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 17 June 2019 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
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 132 145 104
Rank change year-on-year +13 -41 -13
Contract jobs citing AIX 6 8 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.22% 0.26% 1.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.05% 1.34% 5.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 16
Manchester median daily rate £375 £380 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.32% -1.94% -13.89%
10th Percentile £323 £356 £319
90th Percentile £480 £428 £438
North West median daily rate £371 £410 £425
% change year-on-year -9.45% -3.53% -
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 571 598 482
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 21.14% 19.61% 18.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 358 315
Manchester median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £150 £152 £178
90th Percentile £600 £575 £541
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 50 32
Manchester median hourly rate £16.00 £21.22 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.58% +34.70% +16.67%
10th Percentile £12.55 £11.95 £10.78
90th Percentile £25.29 £42.00 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £16.25 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +8.33% -6.25% +14.29%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AIX in Manchester over the 6 months to 17 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 17 June 2019, 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 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Release Management
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (33.33%) Confluence
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 2 (33.33%) Ant
3 2 (33.33%) Maven
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) HPUX
4 1 (16.67%) Solaris
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) EDI
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) FTP
4 1 (16.67%) HTTP
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) Spring
4 1 (16.67%) EDIFACT
4 1 (16.67%) Finance

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 (33.33%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) FTP
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Ant
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
1 2 (33.33%) Maven
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Lead DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) AIX Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) AIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) cXML
1 1 (16.67%) EDI
1 1 (16.67%) EDIFACT
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) HPUX
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Release Management
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Proactive Management
3 1 (16.67%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) Talend