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 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AIX
Rank - 25 30
Contract jobs citing AIX 0 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - 0.71% 3.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 6.25% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £36.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-43.05% +110.71%
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
26 16 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 21.85% 11.35% 23.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 10
Average daily rate £300 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £438 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.10% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 8 19
Average hourly rate £16.84 £14.35 £31.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.39% -54.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.00 £18.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £16.25 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.18
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.40%

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