Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 171 147 150
Rank change year-on-year -24 +3 -39
Contract jobs citing AIX 15 61 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.34% 1.11% 1.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.74% 5.29% 4.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 35 41
Yorkshire median daily rate £381 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.29% - -
10th Percentile £251 £330 £250
90th Percentile £430 £538 £459
England median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year - -5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £45.00
England median hourly rate - £36.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year - -13.10% +10.53%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 860 1153 1380
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 19.69% 21.06% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 540 733 767
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +17.19%
10th Percentile £130 £206 £165
90th Percentile £543 £550 £515
England median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 79 171
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.48 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.22% +15.84% -3.85%
10th Percentile £9.92 £10.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £22.05 £25.50 £25.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +6.06% - +6.45%

AIX
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for AIX in Yorkshire

AIX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AIX in Yorkshire

AIX
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for AIX in Yorkshire

AIX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AIX in Yorkshire

AIX
Contract Job Locations in 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 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
West Yorkshire -6 13 £369 -13.69% 2
South Yorkshire -1 2 £463 -7.50% 1
AIX
England

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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for AIX.

1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (73.33%) Unix
3 9 (60.00%) IBM
4 8 (53.33%) Solaris
5 7 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (20.00%) Sun
6 3 (20.00%) HP
6 3 (20.00%) Python
6 3 (20.00%) Banking
6 3 (20.00%) Finance
6 3 (20.00%) High Availability
6 3 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Regulatory Compliance
7 2 (13.33%) Identity Access Management
7 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (13.33%) System Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
7 2 (13.33%) Performance Engineering
7 2 (13.33%) CyberArk
7 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
7 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
7 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (13.33%) Scrum
7 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
7 2 (13.33%) Change Management
7 2 (13.33%) Firewall
7 2 (13.33%) Jython

AIX
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (13.33%) WebLogic
1 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
1 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Process Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
1 2 (13.33%) SMS
1 2 (13.33%) SSH
1 2 (13.33%) SSL
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) NAS
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) ClearCase
1 2 (13.33%) ClearQuest
General
1 3 (20.00%) Banking
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) Unix Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) AIX Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) AIX Systems Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Financial Services Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Services Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Server Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Unix Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Unix Support
4 2 (13.33%) Unix Technical Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (73.33%) Unix
3 8 (53.33%) Solaris
4 7 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (13.33%) HPUX
5 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) High Availability
1 3 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (13.33%) Change Management
2 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (13.33%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Performance Engineering
2 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
2 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
2 2 (13.33%) Regulatory Compliance
2 2 (13.33%) Scrum
2 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (13.33%) System Testing
2 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Python
2 2 (13.33%) C
2 2 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) Jython
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.67%) Ruby
3 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Tivoli
1 2 (13.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) IBM
2 3 (20.00%) HP
2 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (20.00%) Sun
3 2 (13.33%) CyberArk
3 2 (13.33%) Intel
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) EMC