The table below looks at the statistics for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AIX
Rank 44 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing AIX 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.00% - 0.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.25% - 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £390
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £36.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-42.06% +107.14%
AIX
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Operating Systems Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
123 93 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 30.60% 21.63% 23.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 58 11
Average daily rate £375 £375 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +74.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £279 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 7 20
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +37.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

AIX Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

AIX
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

AIX Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

AIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing AIX across the Lancashire region.

AIX Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

AIX
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackpool - 1 £300 -
Preston - 1 - -
Skelmersdale - 1 - -
AIX
North West

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 (75.00%) Solaris
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Sun
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) HPUX
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (25.00%) OpenShift
3 1 (25.00%) GPFS
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (25.00%) Micro Focus
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) LAMP
3 1 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) ICL
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (25.00%) TPMS
3 1 (25.00%) VME
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) BC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) TPMS
1 1 (25.00%) Tuxedo
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) AIX Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) AIX Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) LAMP
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) HPUX
3 1 (25.00%) VME
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) COBOL
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) BC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) GPFS
1 1 (25.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) ICL
2 1 (25.00%) Micro Focus
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat