The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 27 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.

IBM AIX
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 52 -
Contract jobs citing AIX 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield - 0.23% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.81% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £370 -
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 Sheffield with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Sheffield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 112 123 28
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 30.11% 28.47% 10.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 92 11
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +7.58% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +66.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.84 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.44% +8.64%  

AIX
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield 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 Sheffield

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AIX in Sheffield

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AIX in Sheffield

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Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for AIX.

1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Symmetrix
2 6 (75.00%) SAN
2 6 (75.00%) SUSE
2 6 (75.00%) Replication
2 6 (75.00%) NFS
2 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 6 (75.00%) IBM
2 6 (75.00%) Sun
2 6 (75.00%) EMC
2 6 (75.00%) Solaris
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) LDAP
2 6 (75.00%) Perl
2 6 (75.00%) NetApp
2 6 (75.00%) Veritas
2 6 (75.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 6 (75.00%) Veritas File System
2 6 (75.00%) SRDF
3 4 (50.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 4 (50.00%) NAS
3 4 (50.00%) Unix
3 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (50.00%) VMS

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 (25.00%) CICS
1 2 (25.00%) IBM HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) DNS
1 6 (75.00%) LDAP
1 6 (75.00%) SAN
1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (50.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) DB2
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Administrator
2 4 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (50.00%) Unix Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) AIX Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 2 (25.00%) SAN Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Server Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Wintel Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Wintel Server Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Middleware
1 2 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Replication
1 6 (75.00%) Symmetrix
2 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Solaris
2 6 (75.00%) SUSE
3 4 (50.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 4 (50.00%) Unix
3 4 (50.00%) VMS
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Change Management
1 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (25.00%) Feasibility Study
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Perl
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) NFS
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle RAC
1 6 (75.00%) SRDF
1 6 (75.00%) Veritas File System
1 6 (75.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) EMC
2 6 (75.00%) IBM
2 6 (75.00%) NetApp
2 6 (75.00%) Sun
2 6 (75.00%) Veritas
3 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (25.00%) Intel