The first table below looks at the demand for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Halifax region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank 14 22 30
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Contract jobs citing AIX 15 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 8.82% 1.10% 0.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 71.43% 4.88% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 2
Average daily rate
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£425 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-22.85% +7.69%
Operating Systems Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
21 41 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 12.35% 22.65% 4.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 2
Average daily rate £425 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -29.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
AIX
West Yorkshire

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

AIX Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

AIX
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

AIX Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 19 (95.00%) Linux
1 19 (95.00%) WebSphere
2 17 (85.00%) IBM
3 15 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (65.00%) ClearCase
4 13 (65.00%) Oracle
4 13 (65.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 12 (60.00%) Workflow Management
5 12 (60.00%) DB2
5 12 (60.00%) ClearQuest
5 12 (60.00%) Oracle Workflow
5 12 (60.00%) Mainframe
5 12 (60.00%) Service Delivery
5 12 (60.00%) Workflow
6 11 (55.00%) Management Information System
7 7 (35.00%) Finance
7 7 (35.00%) WebSphere MQ
7 7 (35.00%) Windows
8 5 (25.00%) UNIX
9 3 (15.00%) Banking
10 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
10 2 (10.00%) Investment Banking
10 2 (10.00%) Migration
10 2 (10.00%) zOS
11 1 (5.00%) Middleware
11 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
11 1 (5.00%) Ant
11 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
11 1 (5.00%) Java
11 1 (5.00%) Perl

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 19 (95.00%) WebSphere
2 12 (60.00%) Oracle Workflow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) DB2
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (65.00%) ClearCase
2 12 (60.00%) ClearQuest
3 1 (5.00%) CruiseControl
3 1 (5.00%) Ant
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Administrator
2 8 (40.00%) WebSphere Administrator
3 7 (35.00%) Developer
4 6 (30.00%) Senior Developer
4 6 (30.00%) WebSphere Developer
4 6 (30.00%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
5 5 (25.00%) Senior WebSphere Developer
6 3 (15.00%) WebSphere Specialist
7 1 (5.00%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 7 (35.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (5.00%) Middleware
3 1 (5.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (60.00%) Mainframe
2 11 (55.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Linux
2 7 (35.00%) Windows
3 5 (25.00%) UNIX
4 2 (10.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 12 (60.00%) Workflow
2 12 (60.00%) Workflow Management
3 2 (10.00%) Migration
3 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Java
1 1 (5.00%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Samba
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) IBM
2 13 (65.00%) Oracle
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Halifax
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Rate: negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago