The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Lancashire 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank 42 36 20
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -16
Contract jobs citing AIX 4 2 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.93% 0.72% 7.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.51% 2.13% 30.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 11
Average daily rate
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£422 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 - £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 - £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £355 £400
% change year-on-year
+19.71% -11.25%
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
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
114 94 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 26.57% 33.81% 24.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 27 40
Average daily rate £300 £325 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -8.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £365 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 15 13
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -20.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.48 £11.00 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £30.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
AIX
North West

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 1 August 2014. 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
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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
Accrington - - - -
Preston - - - -
AIX
North West

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) HPUX
2 3 (42.86%) IBM
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) Solaris
2 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Curam
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Change Control
2 3 (42.86%) Server Monitoring
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) Perl
2 3 (42.86%) VB
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) DB2
2 3 (42.86%) UNIX
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) CA
2 3 (42.86%) Unicenter
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (42.86%) Tivoli
2 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
2 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
3 1 (14.29%) Banking

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) DB2
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) IT Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Functional Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) HPUX
2 3 (42.86%) Solaris
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (42.86%) UNIX
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
1 3 (42.86%) Change Control
1 3 (42.86%) Server Monitoring
1 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) Perl
1 3 (42.86%) VB
1 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Unicenter
1 3 (42.86%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) IBM
1 3 (42.86%) HP
1 3 (42.86%) Curam
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) CA
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) Intel