Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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
South West > Somerset
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 47 80
Rank change year-on-year -4 +33 -10
Contract jobs citing AIX 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.20% 0.22% 0.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.00% 0.93% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Somerset median daily rate £575 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +64.29% -12.50% +77.78%
South West median daily rate £410 £375 £500
% change year-on-year +9.33% -25.00% +42.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Somerset median hourly rate - - -
South 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 Somerset with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 100 108 170
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 19.96% 23.43% 24.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 47 95
Somerset median daily rate £225 £275 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.18% -26.67% +31.00%
10th Percentile £108 £147 £241
90th Percentile £426 £475 £400
South West median daily rate £350 £350 £370
% change year-on-year - -5.41% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 23 24
Somerset median hourly rate £23.00 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.75% -8.57% -4.11%
10th Percentile £12.30 £11.40 £9.73
90th Percentile £48.75 £32.60 £38.95
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £15.26 £18.75
% change year-on-year +14.68% -18.61% +10.29%

AIX
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for AIX in Somerset

AIX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AIX in Somerset

AIX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AIX in Somerset

AIX
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 24 November 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
Street - 1 £575 -
AIX
South West

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Somerset region with a requirement for AIX.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Web Operations

AIX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Web Operations
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle