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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank 45 25 35
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +10
Contract jobs citing AIX 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.66% 0.60% 0.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.41% 2.27% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £403 £380
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.13 £38.28 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-3.01% +61.16%
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
88 44 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 19.30% 26.35% 29.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 15 61
Average daily rate £350 £240 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -26.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £140 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £350 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 5
Average hourly rate £32.50 £15.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.66% -33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%

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 22 December 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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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
Chorley - - - -
AIX
North West

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 December 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%) IBM
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) HPUX
4 3 (42.86%) Java
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) DB2
4 3 (42.86%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (42.86%) Curam
4 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
4 3 (42.86%) Axway
5 2 (28.57%) Perl
5 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
5 2 (28.57%) UNIX
5 2 (28.57%) JBoss
5 2 (28.57%) Siebel
5 2 (28.57%) Informatica
5 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 2 (28.57%) Software Packaging
5 2 (28.57%) DataPower
5 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (28.57%) DevOps
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (14.29%) Windows
6 1 (14.29%) Solaris
6 1 (14.29%) SAS
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle 9iAS
6 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
6 1 (14.29%) HP
6 1 (14.29%) Intel

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
2 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
2 2 (28.57%) JBoss
3 1 (14.29%) SAS
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle 9iAS
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) DB2
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Functional Architect
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Environment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (28.57%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) DataPower
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) HP Superdome
2 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
2 1 (14.29%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) HPUX
3 2 (28.57%) UNIX
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) IBM
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Curam
2 3 (42.86%) Axway
3 2 (28.57%) Informatica
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) Siebel
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Intel