The table below looks at the statistics for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM AIX
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 36 48 42
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Contract jobs citing AIX 2 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.71% 1.02% 1.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.90% 3.15% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £138 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.06% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 £21.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+142.85% -46.15%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Operating Systems Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
69 127 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 24.38% 32.32% 14.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 101 28
Median daily rate £375 £325 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +85.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £138 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £455 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 7
Median hourly rate £11.17 £12.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.64% +13.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +9.37%

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing AIX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

AIX Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

AIX
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

AIX Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

AIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

AIX Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

AIX
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for AIX.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Kofax
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (50.00%) Power Management
2 1 (50.00%) Clearswift

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre Operations Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Data Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre Operations
1 1 (50.00%) Power Management
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Kofax
2 1 (50.00%) Clearswift