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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank 57 32 35
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +3
Contract jobs citing AIX 7 44 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.90% 4.47% 4.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.12% 20.95% 17.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 17 15
Average daily rate
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£375 £337 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.27% -11.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £226 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £482 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.29% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £31.56 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.13 £38.28 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-3.01% +61.16%
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
170 210 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.79% 21.34% 23.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 81 99
Average daily rate £388 £325 £342
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £224 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 38 24
Average hourly rate £16.16 £31.56 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.78% +68.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £44.90 £35.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -11.76%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Knutsford -2 2 £253 -35.87% 1
Macclesfield - 2 £450 -
AIX
North West

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 17 (89.47%) Linux
2 11 (57.89%) UNIX
3 10 (52.63%) Windows
4 9 (47.37%) Sun
4 9 (47.37%) HP
5 8 (42.11%) IBM
6 7 (36.84%) RDBMS
6 7 (36.84%) Perl
6 7 (36.84%) SQL
6 7 (36.84%) Relational Database
7 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (31.58%) Solaris
7 6 (31.58%) Apache
7 6 (31.58%) BMC
8 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
8 5 (26.32%) CSS
8 5 (26.32%) HTML
8 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
8 5 (26.32%) Web Development
8 5 (26.32%) YUI
9 4 (21.05%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (21.05%) Oracle
9 4 (21.05%) MVC
9 4 (21.05%) Finance
10 3 (15.79%) Migration
10 3 (15.79%) Retail
10 3 (15.79%) HPUX
10 3 (15.79%) Cisco
10 3 (15.79%) Capacity Management

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 6 (31.58%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.26%) JBoss
2 1 (5.26%) NetWeaver
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Network Security
1 2 (10.53%) DNS
1 2 (10.53%) WAN
1 2 (10.53%) DHCP
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) LDAP
2 1 (5.26%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) RDBMS
1 7 (36.84%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.53%) DB2
3 1 (5.26%) SAP BW
3 1 (5.26%) SAP HANA
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Retail
3 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (15.79%) UNIX Engineer
1 3 (15.79%) Architect
2 2 (10.53%) Security Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (10.53%) Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Administrator
2 2 (10.53%) AIX Administrator
2 2 (10.53%) IT Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) AIX Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) SAP Solutions Architect
3 1 (5.26%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) CSS
1 5 (26.32%) HTML
1 5 (26.32%) YUI
2 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (10.53%) FlexPod
2 2 (10.53%) LPAR
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) HACMP
2 2 (10.53%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Tandem
3 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.26%) AS400
3 1 (5.26%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Linux
2 11 (57.89%) UNIX
3 10 (52.63%) Windows
4 6 (31.58%) Solaris
5 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (15.79%) HPUX
7 2 (10.53%) CentOS
8 1 (5.26%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Web Development
2 4 (21.05%) MVC
3 3 (15.79%) Migration
3 3 (15.79%) Capacity Management
3 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
4 2 (10.53%) Information Security
4 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
4 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (10.53%) Network Management
4 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.53%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (10.53%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) Perl
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) CISSP
1 2 (10.53%) CISM
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
1 2 (10.53%) PowerHA
1 2 (10.53%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (5.26%) Foglight
2 1 (5.26%) Tivoli
2 1 (5.26%) CA Wily
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.26%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Sun
1 9 (47.37%) HP
2 8 (42.11%) IBM
3 6 (31.58%) BMC
4 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
5 4 (21.05%) Oracle
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco
7 2 (10.53%) Cyber-Ark
7 2 (10.53%) Dell
7 2 (10.53%) Citrix
7 2 (10.53%) SAP
7 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
7 2 (10.53%) VMware
8 1 (5.26%) TIBCO
8 1 (5.26%) Tumbleweed
Knutsford, Cheshire
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