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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AIX
Rank 56 66 56
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Contract jobs citing AIX 11 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.38% 1.03% 1.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.71% 5.15% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 6
Median daily rate £425 £438 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +5.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £388 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-7.09% +3.33%
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
164 233 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 20.60% 20.02% 23.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 132 92
Median daily rate £425 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 33 36
Median hourly rate £13.50 £16.84 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.83% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.78 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £35.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

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 29 September 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 29 September 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
Knutsford +9 2 £425 +9.67%
Runcorn - 2 - -
Warrington +12 1 £675 - 1
Chester - 1 £400 -
AIX
North West

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 38 (70.37%) Linux
2 27 (50.00%) Oracle
3 25 (46.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 24 (44.44%) Unix
5 23 (42.59%) Migration
6 22 (40.74%) Windows
7 21 (38.89%) HPUX
7 21 (38.89%) Solaris
7 21 (38.89%) SQL
8 20 (37.04%) Mainframe
9 19 (35.19%) EMC
10 18 (33.33%) Active Directory
10 18 (33.33%) DB2
10 18 (33.33%) Security Cleared
11 17 (31.48%) DHCP
12 16 (29.63%) Citrix
13 14 (25.93%) IBM
13 14 (25.93%) SC Cleared
14 11 (20.37%) Data Centre
15 10 (18.52%) VMware
16 8 (14.81%) Red Hat
16 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
17 7 (12.96%) ITIL
17 7 (12.96%) Finance
18 6 (11.11%) Project Management
19 5 (9.26%) PowerHA
19 5 (9.26%) SAN
19 5 (9.26%) Service Management
19 5 (9.26%) Banking
20 4 (7.41%) JIRA

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 4 (7.41%) Apache
1 4 (7.41%) WebSphere
1 4 (7.41%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (5.56%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.70%) JBoss
3 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.70%) WebSphere Process Server
4 1 (1.85%) CICS
4 1 (1.85%) IIS
4 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) IaaS
1 1 (1.85%) PaaS
1 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (31.48%) DHCP
2 5 (9.26%) SAN
3 3 (5.56%) DNS
4 2 (3.70%) LDAP
4 2 (3.70%) SSL
5 1 (1.85%) Internet
5 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (33.33%) DB2
2 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.85%) Big Data
3 1 (1.85%) GIS
3 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) JIRA
2 3 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.70%) ClearCase
3 2 (3.70%) ClearQuest
3 2 (3.70%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (12.96%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Banking
3 2 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (18.52%) Architect
2 6 (11.11%) AIX Architect
2 6 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 5 (9.26%) Administrator
3 5 (9.26%) Lead Architect
4 4 (7.41%) AIX Specialist
5 3 (5.56%) Designer
5 3 (5.56%) Environment Manager
5 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (5.56%) Storage Architect
5 3 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (5.56%) Test Manager
5 3 (5.56%) Unix Administrator
6 2 (3.70%) Consultant
6 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (3.70%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (3.70%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.70%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) Middleware
2 2 (3.70%) Web Services
2 2 (3.70%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.85%) J2EE
3 1 (1.85%) JSON
3 1 (1.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (37.04%) Mainframe
2 11 (20.37%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.70%) IBM XIV
4 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) Clustering
4 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 38 (70.37%) Linux
2 25 (46.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 24 (44.44%) Unix
4 22 (40.74%) Windows
5 21 (38.89%) HPUX
5 21 (38.89%) Solaris
6 2 (3.70%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.85%) CentOS
7 1 (1.85%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (42.59%) Migration
2 7 (12.96%) ITIL
3 6 (11.11%) Project Management
4 5 (9.26%) Service Management
5 4 (7.41%) Configuration Management
6 3 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (5.56%) Demand Forecasting
7 2 (3.70%) Automation Testing
7 2 (3.70%) Build Automation
7 2 (3.70%) Change Management
7 2 (3.70%) Coaching
7 2 (3.70%) Data Protection
7 2 (3.70%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.70%) Server Building
8 1 (1.85%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (1.85%) Risk Management
8 1 (1.85%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.85%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (1.85%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 21 (38.89%) SQL
2 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.85%) Bourne shell
3 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.85%) Jython
3 1 (1.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 14 (25.93%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.85%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) QA
2 2 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.26%) PowerHA
3 4 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.70%) vCloud
5 1 (1.85%) Veritas File System
5 1 (1.85%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) NetBackup
1 3 (5.56%) Puppet
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (3.70%) vRealize
2 2 (3.70%) yum
3 1 (1.85%) Legato
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 27 (50.00%) Oracle
2 19 (35.19%) EMC
3 16 (29.63%) Citrix
4 14 (25.93%) IBM
5 10 (18.52%) VMware
6 8 (14.81%) Red Hat
7 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
7 4 (7.41%) Veritas
8 3 (5.56%) Ab Initio
8 3 (5.56%) ATG
8 3 (5.56%) Brocade
8 3 (5.56%) Dell
8 3 (5.56%) HP
8 3 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (3.70%) Cisco
9 2 (3.70%) Fujitsu
10 1 (1.85%) Sun
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