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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AIX
Rank 73 58 28
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -30
Contract jobs citing AIX 10 14 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.02% 1.78% 5.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.52% 6.54% 20.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 13
Average daily rate
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£441 £243 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.64% -35.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £235 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £333 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £32.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.51%
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
221 214 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 22.44% 27.26% 26.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 98 76
Average daily rate £425 £270 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.40% -16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £138 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £440 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 27 16
Average hourly rate £15.00 £31.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.38% +110.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £8.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.19 £43.80 £43.94
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.61% -3.12%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 4 £500 -
Knutsford -1 3 £375 +50.00%
AIX
North West

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 18 (85.71%) Linux
2 16 (76.19%) Windows
3 11 (52.38%) UNIX
4 8 (38.10%) Web Services
4 8 (38.10%) Java
4 8 (38.10%) Finance
4 8 (38.10%) Banking
5 7 (33.33%) Subversion
5 7 (33.33%) TDD
5 7 (33.33%) Windows Vista
5 7 (33.33%) JSON
5 7 (33.33%) Java EE
5 7 (33.33%) jQuery
5 7 (33.33%) Mac OS
5 7 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 7 (33.33%) XML
5 7 (33.33%) Windows XP
6 6 (28.57%) OOP
6 6 (28.57%) OO
6 6 (28.57%) Solaris
6 6 (28.57%) WSDL
6 6 (28.57%) C
6 6 (28.57%) C++
6 6 (28.57%) HTML
6 6 (28.57%) Objective-C
6 6 (28.57%) HTML5
6 6 (28.57%) Waterfall
6 6 (28.57%) BDD
6 6 (28.57%) AngularJS

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 4 (19.05%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.76%) SAS
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) WAN
2 1 (4.76%) NAS
2 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 3 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.76%) SAP HANA
2 1 (4.76%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (4.76%) DB2
2 1 (4.76%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Subversion
1 7 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Ant
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
1 8 (38.10%) Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Java Developer
3 4 (19.05%) TIBCO Specialist
3 4 (19.05%) Technical Specialist
4 3 (14.29%) Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Team Leader
5 2 (9.52%) Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Development Team Leader
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (9.52%) IT Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Problem Manager
6 1 (4.76%) SAS Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Incident Manager
6 1 (4.76%) SAP Architect
6 1 (4.76%) SAP Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Incident & Problem Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) Web Services
2 7 (33.33%) JSON
2 7 (33.33%) Java EE
2 7 (33.33%) jQuery
2 7 (33.33%) XML
3 6 (28.57%) WSDL
3 6 (28.57%) HTML
3 6 (28.57%) HTML5
3 6 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 4 (19.05%) Rendezvous
4 4 (19.05%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (4.76%) Catalyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Clustering
2 2 (9.52%) FlexPod
3 1 (4.76%) CMDB
3 1 (4.76%) Open Source
3 1 (4.76%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) Linux
2 16 (76.19%) Windows
3 11 (52.38%) UNIX
4 7 (33.33%) Windows Vista
4 7 (33.33%) Mac OS
4 7 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 6 (28.57%) Solaris
6 2 (9.52%) SUSE
6 2 (9.52%) Debian
6 2 (9.52%) HPUX
6 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) TDD
2 6 (28.57%) OOP
2 6 (28.57%) OO
2 6 (28.57%) Waterfall
2 6 (28.57%) BDD
2 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL
3 3 (14.29%) Migration
3 3 (14.29%) Service Management
4 2 (9.52%) Process Improvement
4 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
4 2 (9.52%) Web Development
4 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.76%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) Java
2 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (28.57%) C
3 6 (28.57%) C++
3 6 (28.57%) Objective-C
4 4 (19.05%) SQL
5 2 (9.52%) Perl
6 1 (4.76%) PHP
6 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.76%) Jython
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Sun
1 5 (23.81%) HP
2 4 (19.05%) IBM
2 4 (19.05%) TIBCO
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle
3 3 (14.29%) Citrix
3 3 (14.29%) VMware
4 2 (9.52%) Dell
4 2 (9.52%) BMC
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco
4 2 (9.52%) SAP
5 1 (4.76%) Remedy
5 1 (4.76%) NetApp
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat