Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 24 November 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 > Merseyside
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 52 58
Contract jobs citing AIX 0 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside - 0.51% 0.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 2.73% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Merseyside median daily rate - £415 -
North West median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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 Merseyside with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Merseyside
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 104 110 184
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 21.44% 18.77% 24.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 60 75
Merseyside median daily rate £352 £388 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.16% +24.00% +24.75%
10th Percentile £113 £204 £128
90th Percentile £513 £521 £438
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £368
% change year-on-year - +8.84% +13.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 21
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.00 £14.34 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.34% -4.40% +7.14%
10th Percentile £11.38 £12.75 £12.00
90th Percentile £16.00 £18.40 £18.75
North West median hourly rate £17.43 £14.57 £15.82
% change year-on-year +19.67% -7.90% +5.43%

AIX
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing AIX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

Job vacancy trend for AIX in Merseyside

AIX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing AIX in Merseyside.

Contractor daily rate trend for AIX in Merseyside

AIX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX in Merseyside.

Contractor hourly rate trend for AIX in Merseyside