The table below looks at the statistics for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AIX
Rank 39 43 68
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +25
Contract jobs citing AIX 20 30 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.12% 2.97% 0.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.04% 14.56% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 3
Median daily rate £425 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £353 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £450 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £60.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.28 £33.75 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+28.23% -11.18%
AIX
North West

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

Operating Systems Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
133 206 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 20.75% 20.38% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 136 75
Median daily rate £425 £388 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -0.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 18
Median hourly rate £18.58 £17.17 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.24% +6.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.98 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £25.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

AIX Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

AIX
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

AIX Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

AIX
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AIX across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

AIX Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

AIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

AIX Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

AIX
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +4 6 £625 +47.05%
Knutsford +4 4 £425 +9.32%
AIX
North West

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for AIX.

1 41 (91.11%) Linux
2 28 (62.22%) Oracle
3 24 (53.33%) Unix
3 24 (53.33%) Windows
3 24 (53.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (48.89%) DB2
4 22 (48.89%) SQL
5 21 (46.67%) Migration
6 20 (44.44%) HPUX
7 17 (37.78%) Active Directory
8 16 (35.56%) EMC
8 16 (35.56%) Solaris
8 16 (35.56%) Mainframe
8 16 (35.56%) Security Cleared
9 15 (33.33%) Citrix
9 15 (33.33%) DHCP
10 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
10 12 (26.67%) Finance
11 11 (24.44%) SC Cleared
12 10 (22.22%) IBM
13 9 (20.00%) Web Services
14 8 (17.78%) Veritas
14 8 (17.78%) Red Hat
14 8 (17.78%) Middleware
14 8 (17.78%) Banking
15 7 (15.56%) Data Centre
16 6 (13.33%) SOA
16 6 (13.33%) SAN
16 6 (13.33%) XML
16 6 (13.33%) J2EE

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 6 (13.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (6.67%) CICS
2 3 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.67%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (4.44%) JBoss
3 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.22%) WebSphere Process Server
Communications & Networking
1 15 (33.33%) DHCP
2 6 (13.33%) SAN
3 3 (6.67%) Internet
4 1 (2.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (48.89%) DB2
2 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (13.33%) Big Data
3 6 (13.33%) MongoDB
3 6 (13.33%) NoSQL
3 6 (13.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.67%) GIS
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) JIRA
2 1 (2.22%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.22%) ClearQuest
2 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (26.67%) Finance
2 8 (17.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Architect
2 7 (15.56%) Administrator
3 5 (11.11%) AIX Architect
3 5 (11.11%) Lead Architect
3 5 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (11.11%) Unix Administrator
4 4 (8.89%) AIX Consultant
4 4 (8.89%) Consultant
4 4 (8.89%) Principal Architect
5 3 (6.67%) AIX Administrator
5 3 (6.67%) Applications Architect
5 3 (6.67%) Designer
5 3 (6.67%) Linux Consultant
5 3 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.67%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.44%) Domain Architect
6 2 (4.44%) Migration Specialist
6 2 (4.44%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.00%) Web Services
2 8 (17.78%) Middleware
3 6 (13.33%) J2EE
3 6 (13.33%) JSON
3 6 (13.33%) XML
4 2 (4.44%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (35.56%) Mainframe
2 7 (15.56%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.67%) Clustering
5 2 (4.44%) IBM XIV
6 1 (2.22%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 41 (91.11%) Linux
2 24 (53.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 24 (53.33%) Unix
2 24 (53.33%) Windows
3 20 (44.44%) HPUX
4 16 (35.56%) Solaris
5 2 (4.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) Migration
2 6 (13.33%) Microservices
2 6 (13.33%) SOA
3 4 (8.89%) ITIL
4 3 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.67%) Business Transformation
4 3 (6.67%) Project Management
4 3 (6.67%) Risk Management
4 3 (6.67%) Service Management
4 3 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (6.67%) Validation
5 2 (4.44%) Coaching
5 2 (4.44%) Data Protection
5 2 (4.44%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.44%) Server Building
5 2 (4.44%) Software Engineering
5 2 (4.44%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.22%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.22%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.22%) Demand Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 22 (48.89%) SQL
2 6 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.22%) Java
3 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (35.56%) Security Cleared
2 11 (24.44%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.67%) RHCSA
4 1 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 17 (37.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (4.44%) PowerHA
3 2 (4.44%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (4.44%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 28 (62.22%) Oracle
2 16 (35.56%) EMC
3 15 (33.33%) Citrix
4 10 (22.22%) IBM
5 8 (17.78%) Red Hat
5 8 (17.78%) Veritas
6 4 (8.89%) VMware
7 2 (4.44%) Brocade
7 2 (4.44%) Cisco
7 2 (4.44%) Dell
7 2 (4.44%) Fujitsu
7 2 (4.44%) HP
7 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.22%) Ab Initio
8 1 (2.22%) ATG
8 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com