The table below looks at the statistics for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AIX
Rank 69 50 23
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -27
Contract jobs citing AIX 6 16 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.61% 2.04% 6.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.70% 7.21% 20.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 14
Average daily rate
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£441 £250 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+76.20% -36.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £235 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
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
222 222 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 22.45% 28.28% 30.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 107 86
Average daily rate £388 £268 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.85% -19.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £153 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £489 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 23 17
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.35 £24.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.56% -40.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £10.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.47 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -7.40%

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AIX across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 June 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester -4 2 £453 -
Knutsford -7 1 £375 +50.00%
AIX
North West

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing AIX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited AIX.

1 13 (86.67%) Linux
2 11 (73.33%) Windows
3 8 (53.33%) Banking
4 7 (46.67%) Subversion
4 7 (46.67%) TDD
4 7 (46.67%) Java EE
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Vista
4 7 (46.67%) JSON
4 7 (46.67%) Finance
4 7 (46.67%) Web Services
4 7 (46.67%) XML
4 7 (46.67%) Windows XP
4 7 (46.67%) Java
4 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
4 7 (46.67%) jQuery
4 7 (46.67%) Mac OS
4 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
5 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (40.00%) HTML5
5 6 (40.00%) Waterfall
5 6 (40.00%) BDD
5 6 (40.00%) Degree
5 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
5 6 (40.00%) SDLC
5 6 (40.00%) OOP
5 6 (40.00%) OO
5 6 (40.00%) WSDL
5 6 (40.00%) C
5 6 (40.00%) C++
5 6 (40.00%) HTML

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing AIX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited AIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) SAS
1 1 (6.67%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
1 1 (6.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Subversion
1 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (53.33%) Banking
2 7 (46.67%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Problem Manager
5 1 (6.67%) SAS Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Incident Manager
5 1 (6.67%) TIBCO Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Incident & Problem Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) Web Services
1 7 (46.67%) XML
1 7 (46.67%) JSON
1 7 (46.67%) jQuery
1 7 (46.67%) Java EE
2 6 (40.00%) HTML
2 6 (40.00%) HTML5
2 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (40.00%) WSDL
3 1 (6.67%) Rendezvous
3 1 (6.67%) Catalyst
3 1 (6.67%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) HACMP
2 1 (6.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Linux
2 11 (73.33%) Windows
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Vista
3 7 (46.67%) Windows XP
3 7 (46.67%) Mac OS
4 6 (40.00%) UNIX
5 4 (26.67%) Solaris
6 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (13.33%) SUSE
6 2 (13.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) TDD
2 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) OOP
2 6 (40.00%) OO
2 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 6 (40.00%) BDD
2 6 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (13.33%) Web Development
3 2 (13.33%) Service Management
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) ETL
4 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.67%) Open Source
4 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Java
1 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) C
2 6 (40.00%) C++
2 6 (40.00%) Objective-C
3 3 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) Perl
5 1 (6.67%) PHP
5 1 (6.67%) Jython
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Sun
1 3 (20.00%) HP
2 2 (13.33%) BMC
3 1 (6.67%) NetApp
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.67%) TIBCO
3 1 (6.67%) Remedy
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) SAP