The table below looks at the statistics for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AIX
Rank 32 40 8
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -32
Contract jobs citing AIX 3 2 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 1.24% 0.82% 11.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.62% 2.02% 30.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
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£500 - £463
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 £17.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+128.57% -52.70%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Operating Systems Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
65 99 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 26.86% 40.41% 38.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 21 11
Average daily rate £400 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £223 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £730 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.79% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 27 6
Average hourly rate £14.00 £34.53 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.45% +19.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.38 £15.50 £9.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.84 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.88 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.78% -0.78%

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AIX across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

AIX Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

AIX
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing AIX across the Chester region.

AIX Daily Rate Trend in Chester

AIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing AIX across the Chester region.

AIX Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (75.00%) Sun
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) SUSE
2 2 (50.00%) Debian
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) BMC
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) DB2
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) NAS
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) SAP HANA
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) DB2
2 1 (25.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (25.00%) SAP HANA
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Architect
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Catalyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) CMDB
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) SUSE
2 2 (50.00%) Debian
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) Jython
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Sun
1 3 (75.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) BMC
3 1 (25.00%) Remedy
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) IBM