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 29 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AIX
Rank 32 32 42
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Contract jobs citing AIX 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 1.57% 1.24% 0.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.82% 5.17% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate £413 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £387 £425 £395
% change year-on-year
-8.94% +7.59%
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
Cheshire

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
44 58 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 23.04% 24.07% 38.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 35 19
Average daily rate £413 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £308 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £500 £730
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 28
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £34.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -58.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.95 £11.40 £18.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £16.84 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.80 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%

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 29 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) ClearQuest
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) ClearCase
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Process Server
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Jython
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (33.33%) Kofax
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) DMZ
3 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) DMZ
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) ClearCase
1 2 (66.67%) ClearQuest
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Server Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Jython
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Kofax
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle