The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank 16 20 30
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +10
Contract jobs citing AIX 18 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 11.39% 2.41% 2.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.07% 12.90% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 2
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£425 £330 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.98% -22.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £360 £400
% change year-on-year
+18.05% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +41.66%
AIX
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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 Halifax region.

Operating Systems Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
29 31 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 18.35% 18.67% 5.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 2
Average daily rate £425 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -29.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £24.00 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +24.67%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.51% -8.82%

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 25 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 23 (100.00%) Linux
1 23 (100.00%) IBM
1 23 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 19 (82.61%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 19 (82.61%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (78.26%) Oracle Workflow
3 18 (78.26%) Workflow Management
3 18 (78.26%) Service Delivery
3 18 (78.26%) Workflow
3 18 (78.26%) ClearCase
3 18 (78.26%) Oracle
3 18 (78.26%) DB2
3 18 (78.26%) ClearQuest
3 18 (78.26%) Mainframe
4 17 (73.91%) Management Information System
4 17 (73.91%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (30.43%) Finance
6 5 (21.74%) Windows
6 5 (21.74%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (13.04%) Banking
8 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
8 2 (8.70%) Investment Banking
8 2 (8.70%) Migration
8 2 (8.70%) UNIX
9 1 (4.35%) Middleware

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 23 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 18 (78.26%) Oracle Workflow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (78.26%) DB2
Development Applications
1 18 (78.26%) ClearCase
1 18 (78.26%) ClearQuest
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) WebSphere Specialist
2 7 (30.43%) Administrator
2 7 (30.43%) Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Senior Developer
3 6 (26.09%) WebSphere Developer
3 6 (26.09%) WebSphere Administrator
3 6 (26.09%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Senior WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (82.61%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 5 (21.74%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (78.26%) Mainframe
2 17 (73.91%) Management Information System
2 17 (73.91%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (21.74%) Windows
3 2 (8.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Stakeholder Management
2 18 (78.26%) Workflow Management
2 18 (78.26%) Service Delivery
2 18 (78.26%) Workflow
3 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
3 2 (8.70%) Migration
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) IBM
2 18 (78.26%) Oracle