The first table below looks at the demand for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Belfast region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank - 34 20
Contract jobs citing AIX 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast - 0.43% 0.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 3.03% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £250 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £37.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-52.70% +28.69%
Operating Systems Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
37 33 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 37.37% 14.29% 30.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 25 12
Average daily rate £375 £300 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £99 £225 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
AIX
County Antrim

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AIX across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

AIX Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

AIX
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing AIX across the Belfast region.

AIX Daily Rate Trend in Belfast