The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South Coast 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM AIX
England / South Coast
Rank - - 4
Contract jobs citing AIX 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South Coast - - 13.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £319
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.26%  
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 the South Coast with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
South Coast
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South Coast 20.00% - 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.92 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.86% +9.16%  

AIX
Job Vacancy Trend in the South Coast

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South Coast 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 the South Coast

AIX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South Coast

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AIX in the South Coast