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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AIX
Rank 57 78 65
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -13
Contract jobs citing AIX 32 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.90% 0.80% 1.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.72% 3.92% 4.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 3
Average daily rate £425 £400 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £375 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £500 £282
UK excluding London average daily rate £387 £419 £390
% change year-on-year
-7.63% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £40.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +128.57%
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
273 204 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.71% 20.42% 25.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 111 74
Average daily rate £425 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £615 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £339 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.79% +6.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 28 36
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.35 £31.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -54.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

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 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Warrington - 10 £425 - 1
Macclesfield - 5 £444 -
Chester +2 3 £413 -17.50%
Knutsford -16 3 £425 +13.33% 1
AIX
North West

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 40 (63.49%) Linux
2 34 (53.97%) Unix
3 32 (50.79%) Windows
4 30 (47.62%) Solaris
5 27 (42.86%) Data Centre
6 26 (41.27%) HPUX
7 25 (39.68%) IBM
8 23 (36.51%) Migration
9 21 (33.33%) Red Hat
10 20 (31.75%) VMware
10 20 (31.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 16 (25.40%) Sun
12 15 (23.81%) Security Cleared
13 14 (22.22%) Middleware
14 13 (20.63%) Tomcat
15 12 (19.05%) HP
15 12 (19.05%) Finance
15 12 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
16 11 (17.46%) Apache
16 11 (17.46%) Oracle
17 10 (15.87%) WebSphere Application Server
17 10 (15.87%) WAN
17 10 (15.87%) WebSphere
18 9 (14.29%) SQL
18 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
18 9 (14.29%) Cisco
18 9 (14.29%) SC Cleared
18 9 (14.29%) VCE vBlock
19 8 (12.70%) Hyper-V
19 8 (12.70%) FlexPod

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 13 (20.63%) Tomcat
2 11 (17.46%) Apache
3 10 (15.87%) WebSphere
3 10 (15.87%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (9.52%) WebLogic
5 5 (7.94%) IIS
5 5 (7.94%) JBoss
6 4 (6.35%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (6.35%) iPlanet
6 4 (6.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (4.76%) WebSphere Process Server
8 1 (1.59%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.59%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.17%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) SaaS
2 4 (6.35%) IaaS
2 4 (6.35%) PaaS
3 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.59%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.87%) WAN
2 7 (11.11%) SSL
3 5 (7.94%) Internet
4 4 (6.35%) HTTP
4 4 (6.35%) SAN
5 2 (3.17%) DMZ
5 2 (3.17%) LAN
6 1 (1.59%) DNS
6 1 (1.59%) Firewall
6 1 (1.59%) LDAP
6 1 (1.59%) NAS
6 1 (1.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (1.59%) DB2
4 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Introscope
2 3 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.76%) Subversion
3 2 (3.17%) ClearCase
3 2 (3.17%) ClearQuest
4 1 (1.59%) JIRA
4 1 (1.59%) JIRA Agile
General
1 12 (19.05%) Finance
2 8 (12.70%) Banking
3 5 (7.94%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (22.22%) Architect
2 11 (17.46%) Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (11.11%) IT Architect
3 7 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (7.94%) AIX Consultant
4 5 (7.94%) Consultant
5 4 (6.35%) Delivery Manager
5 4 (6.35%) Project Manager
5 4 (6.35%) Technical Delivery Manager
5 4 (6.35%) Technical Manager
5 4 (6.35%) Test Manager
6 3 (4.76%) Analyst
6 3 (4.76%) Developer
6 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 3 (4.76%) Java Developer
6 3 (4.76%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (4.76%) Solaris Consultant
6 3 (4.76%) Sun Consultant
6 3 (4.76%) Test Automation Manager
6 3 (4.76%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.22%) Middleware
2 4 (6.35%) JSON
2 4 (6.35%) Web Services
2 4 (6.35%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (6.35%) XML
3 3 (4.76%) AngularJS
3 3 (4.76%) HTML
3 3 (4.76%) HTML5
3 3 (4.76%) Java EE
3 3 (4.76%) jQuery
3 3 (4.76%) WSDL
4 2 (3.17%) .NET
4 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 27 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 9 (14.29%) VCE vBlock
3 8 (12.70%) Clustering
3 8 (12.70%) FlexPod
4 2 (3.17%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.59%) HACMP
5 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 40 (63.49%) Linux
2 34 (53.97%) Unix
3 32 (50.79%) Windows
4 30 (47.62%) Solaris
5 26 (41.27%) HPUX
6 20 (31.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (7.94%) CentOS
8 3 (4.76%) Mac OS
8 3 (4.76%) Windows Vista
8 3 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (36.51%) Migration
2 6 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (7.94%) Configuration Management
3 5 (7.94%) Project Management
4 4 (6.35%) Automation Testing
4 4 (6.35%) Build Automation
4 4 (6.35%) Capacity Management
4 4 (6.35%) Server Building
5 3 (4.76%) BDD
5 3 (4.76%) Change Management
5 3 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (4.76%) Data Protection
5 3 (4.76%) ITIL
5 3 (4.76%) OO
5 3 (4.76%) OOP
5 3 (4.76%) SDLC
5 3 (4.76%) Software Engineering
5 3 (4.76%) TDD
5 3 (4.76%) Test Management
5 3 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.29%) SQL
2 7 (11.11%) Java
2 7 (11.11%) Jython
3 5 (7.94%) Korn
3 5 (7.94%) Perl
3 5 (7.94%) Shell Script
4 4 (6.35%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.76%) C
5 3 (4.76%) C++
5 3 (4.76%) Objective-C
6 2 (3.17%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.17%) Python
6 2 (3.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 9 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.35%) Degree
4 2 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.59%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) QA
System Software
1 12 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (12.70%) Hyper-V
3 7 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.76%) PowerHA
5 1 (1.59%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 5 (7.94%) vRealize
2 4 (6.35%) CA Wily
2 4 (6.35%) Puppet
3 3 (4.76%) BladeLogic
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (3.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 25 (39.68%) IBM
2 21 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 20 (31.75%) VMware
4 16 (25.40%) Sun
5 12 (19.05%) HP
6 11 (17.46%) Oracle
7 9 (14.29%) Cisco
7 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 8 (12.70%) Dell
9 6 (9.52%) Citrix
10 4 (6.35%) CA
11 3 (4.76%) BMC
12 2 (3.17%) Kofax
12 2 (3.17%) NetApp
13 1 (1.59%) Avaya
13 1 (1.59%) Brocade
13 1 (1.59%) EMC
13 1 (1.59%) Hitachi
13 1 (1.59%) Sitecore
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