The table below looks at the statistics for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank 80 65 44
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -21
Contract jobs citing AIX 11 16 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.77% 1.39% 3.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.70% 7.80% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 12
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£450 £500 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +53.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £43.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-13.14% +38.88%
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 Manchester region.

Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
297 205 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 20.90% 17.78% 23.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 92 122
Average daily rate £325 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £160 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £506 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 27 41
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £31.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.28%

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

AIX Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

AIX
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

AIX Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

AIX
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AIX across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

AIX Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

AIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

AIX Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 15 (48.39%) Solaris
1 15 (48.39%) UNIX
2 14 (45.16%) Linux
3 13 (41.94%) IBM
3 13 (41.94%) Mainframe
3 13 (41.94%) Banking
4 12 (38.71%) Migration
5 11 (35.48%) Finance
6 9 (29.03%) Middleware
6 9 (29.03%) Windows
6 9 (29.03%) HP
7 7 (22.58%) CA
7 7 (22.58%) Shell Script
8 6 (19.35%) HPUX
9 5 (16.13%) SAN
9 5 (16.13%) IBM Mainframe
10 4 (12.90%) WebSphere
10 4 (12.90%) Splunk
10 4 (12.90%) CICS
10 4 (12.90%) DataStage
10 4 (12.90%) COBOL
10 4 (12.90%) VSAM
11 3 (9.68%) Firewall
11 3 (9.68%) HACMP
11 3 (9.68%) Control-M
11 3 (9.68%) Oracle
11 3 (9.68%) WebSphere MQ
11 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
11 3 (9.68%) Intel
11 3 (9.68%) ITIL

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (12.90%) WebSphere
1 4 (12.90%) CICS
2 2 (6.45%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) SAN
2 3 (9.68%) Firewall
3 2 (6.45%) NAS
3 2 (6.45%) VPN
3 2 (6.45%) SSL
4 1 (3.23%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) DataStage
2 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.23%) DB2
General
1 13 (41.94%) Banking
2 11 (35.48%) Finance
3 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Architect
2 11 (35.48%) Administrator
3 10 (32.26%) AIX Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (9.68%) WebSphere Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Design Leader
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Design Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.45%) UNIX Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Designer
7 1 (3.23%) Solutions Designer
7 1 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Designer
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Design Authority
7 1 (3.23%) AIX Specialist
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Design Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) Middleware
2 3 (9.68%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (9.68%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) Mainframe
2 5 (16.13%) IBM Mainframe
3 4 (12.90%) VSAM
4 3 (9.68%) HACMP
4 3 (9.68%) DLPAR
5 2 (6.45%) LPAR
5 2 (6.45%) Blackberry
6 1 (3.23%) PKI
6 1 (3.23%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 15 (48.39%) Solaris
1 15 (48.39%) UNIX
2 14 (45.16%) Linux
3 9 (29.03%) Windows
4 6 (19.35%) HPUX
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Migration
2 3 (9.68%) ITIL
3 2 (6.45%) Time Management
3 2 (6.45%) SIEM
4 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.23%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.23%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (3.23%) TOGAF
4 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.23%) Change Management
4 1 (3.23%) ERP
4 1 (3.23%) ETL
4 1 (3.23%) Network Management
4 1 (3.23%) High Availability
4 1 (3.23%) Analytics
4 1 (3.23%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) Shell Script
2 4 (12.90%) COBOL
3 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Control-M
2 2 (6.45%) SCCM
2 2 (6.45%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (6.45%) SAP Afaria
2 2 (6.45%) OpenView
3 1 (3.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) IBM
2 9 (29.03%) HP
3 7 (22.58%) CA
4 4 (12.90%) Splunk
5 3 (9.68%) Oracle
5 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
5 3 (9.68%) Intel
6 2 (6.45%) Axway
6 2 (6.45%) MobileIron
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco
6 2 (6.45%) Juniper
6 2 (6.45%) EMC
6 2 (6.45%) Apple
6 2 (6.45%) CheckPoint
6 2 (6.45%) StorageTek
6 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.45%) Sun
6 2 (6.45%) Blue Coat
6 2 (6.45%) VMware
6 2 (6.45%) Teradata
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