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 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM AIX
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank - 95 95
Contract jobs citing AIX 0 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - 0.63% 0.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 3.14% 4.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 14
Median daily rate - £413 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +55.75%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 299 382 376
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 22.30% 20.06% 21.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 234 209
Median daily rate £413 £401 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.99% +23.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £537 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £335
% change year-on-year +6.89% +8.20%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 23 44
Median hourly rate £11.25 £12.30 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.53% -20.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.68 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.50 £35.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.15 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -8.18% +6.45%  

AIX
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 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 Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AIX in West Yorkshire

AIX
Top 22 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for AIX.

1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) SAS
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Quality
2 2 (66.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) QRadar
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
3 1 (33.33%) Splunk
3 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (33.33%) HPUX
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Linux

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Top Related 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 (66.67%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) SAS Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SAS Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Security Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) HPUX
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) QRadar
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Splunk