The table below looks at the statistics for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AIX
Rank 27 11 14
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +3
Contract jobs citing AIX 3 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 2.33% 7.02% 4.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.33% 33.33% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate £425 £375 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £387 £407 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.91% +1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Knutsford region.

Operating Systems Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
36 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 27.91% 21.05% 27.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 6 9
Average daily rate £425 £375 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £375 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -3.12%

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

AIX Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

AIX
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

AIX Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 9 (75.00%) Unix
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 8 (66.67%) Banking
2 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) Middleware
3 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 6 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (41.67%) Java
5 4 (33.33%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (33.33%) Degree
5 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) TDD
6 3 (25.00%) Subversion
6 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (25.00%) Objective-C
6 3 (25.00%) Jython
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Vista
6 3 (25.00%) JSON
6 3 (25.00%) Java EE
6 3 (25.00%) Korn
6 3 (25.00%) Mac OS
6 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (25.00%) HTML5
6 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 3 (25.00%) BDD
6 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (25.00%) Internet

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 6 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 6 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (25.00%) JBoss
3 2 (16.67%) Apache
3 2 (16.67%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (16.67%) iPlanet
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
4 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Process Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Internet
1 3 (25.00%) SSL
2 2 (16.67%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (25.00%) Subversion
2 2 (16.67%) Introscope
3 1 (8.33%) JIRA
3 1 (8.33%) JIRA Agile
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 8 (66.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (25.00%) WebSphere Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Applications Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Linux Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Middleware Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Delivery Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Manager
2 2 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Mortgage Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Server Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) Middleware
2 4 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) HTML5
3 3 (25.00%) Java EE
3 3 (25.00%) jQuery
3 3 (25.00%) JSON
3 3 (25.00%) Web Services
3 3 (25.00%) WSDL
3 3 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Unix
2 8 (66.67%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (33.33%) Windows
5 3 (25.00%) Mac OS
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Vista
5 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) BDD
2 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (25.00%) OO
2 3 (25.00%) OOP
2 3 (25.00%) SDLC
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (25.00%) TDD
2 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) C
2 3 (25.00%) C++
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) Jython
2 3 (25.00%) Korn
2 3 (25.00%) Objective-C
2 3 (25.00%) Perl
2 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) CA Wily
2 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (16.67%) CA
2 2 (16.67%) IBM
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Sun