The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for AIX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM AIX
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 41 30 50
Rank change year-on-year -11 +20  
Contract jobs citing AIX 1 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.27% 2.46% 0.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.39% 16.36% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 1
Median daily rate £388 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +14.28%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year - -1.28%  

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 72 55 94
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 19.20% 15.03% 19.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 41 46
Median daily rate £325 £325 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +7.58% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 10
Median hourly rate £11.17 £35.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.08% +180.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £35.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 £35.00 £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.92 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.86% +9.16%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire citing AIX as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for AIX in Northamptonshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AIX in Northamptonshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AIX in Northamptonshire

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Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -7 1 £388 -3.12%
AIX
East Midlands

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Top 21 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for AIX.

1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) HPUX
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) PaaS
3 1 (33.33%) IaaS
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM

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Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (33.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Unix Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
3 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) HPUX
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) HP