Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 18 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 136 118
Rank change year-on-year -6 -18 -24
Contract jobs citing AIX 13 37 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.43% 1.02% 1.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.25% 4.97% 6.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 39
West Yorkshire median daily rate £369 £427 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.69% +0.53% -
10th Percentile £246 £275 £250
90th Percentile £430 £449 £460
Yorkshire median daily rate £381 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -10.29% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £45.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £45.00

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 578 744 1008
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 19.27% 20.48% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 359 465 579
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +16.28%
10th Percentile £195 £225 £195
90th Percentile £538 £550 £523
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +17.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 29 100
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.85% +1.96% +6.25%
10th Percentile £9.81 £8.72 £8.96
90th Percentile £21.38 £24.00 £22.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.48 £12.50
% change year-on-year -10.22% +15.84% -3.85%

AIX
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for AIX in West Yorkshire

AIX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AIX in West Yorkshire

AIX
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AIX in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AIX in West Yorkshire

AIX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AIX in West Yorkshire

AIX
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
Leeds +5 8 £388 +49.04% 1
Pudsey 0 3 £400 -
Huddersfield - 2 £313 - 1
AIX
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for AIX.

1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) IBM
2 9 (69.23%) Unix
3 7 (53.85%) Solaris
4 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (23.08%) Sun
5 3 (23.08%) HP
5 3 (23.08%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (23.08%) High Availability
6 2 (15.38%) Regulatory Compliance
6 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (15.38%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
6 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (15.38%) SSH
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) Banking
6 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Process Server
6 2 (15.38%) Jython
6 2 (15.38%) Performance Engineering
6 2 (15.38%) CyberArk
6 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
6 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
6 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (15.38%) System Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
6 2 (15.38%) Intel
6 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (15.38%) Red Hat

AIX
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (15.38%) WebLogic
1 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
1 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Process Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) SMS
1 2 (15.38%) SSH
1 2 (15.38%) SSL
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) ClearCase
1 2 (15.38%) ClearQuest
General
1 2 (15.38%) Banking
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) AIX Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) AIX Systems Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Unix Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Financial Services Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Services Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Server Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Unix Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Unix Support
3 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) Unix
3 7 (53.85%) Solaris
4 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (15.38%) HPUX
5 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) High Availability
1 3 (23.08%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (15.38%) Change Management
2 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (15.38%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Performance Engineering
2 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
2 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
2 2 (15.38%) Regulatory Compliance
2 2 (15.38%) Scrum
2 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
2 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (15.38%) System Testing
2 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C
1 2 (15.38%) Java
1 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
1 2 (15.38%) Jython
1 2 (15.38%) Python
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Tivoli
1 2 (15.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) IBM
2 3 (23.08%) HP
2 3 (23.08%) Sun
3 2 (15.38%) CyberArk
3 2 (15.38%) Intel
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) Red Hat