The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 Manchester 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank 81 66 47
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -19
Contract jobs citing AIX 4 9 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.28% 0.92% 3.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.43% 4.64% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 13
Average daily rate £293 £375 £349
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.00% +7.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £270 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £428 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £37.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-52.70% +28.69%
Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
280 194 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 19.87% 19.76% 21.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 78 123
Average daily rate £305 £270 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.96% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £125 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.91% -3.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 33 40
Average hourly rate £14.25 £16.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% -7.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.25 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.71 £27.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
AIX
North West

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
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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - - - -
Stockport - - - -
AIX
North West

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 8 (66.67%) UNIX
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Banking
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) IBM
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle
5 3 (25.00%) Solaris
5 3 (25.00%) Middleware
5 3 (25.00%) Mainframe
5 3 (25.00%) Firewall
5 3 (25.00%) WebSphere
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (16.67%) DataPower
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (16.67%) Internet
6 2 (16.67%) Tivoli
6 2 (16.67%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (16.67%) Clustering
6 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 2 (16.67%) Migration
6 2 (16.67%) DB2
6 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) J2EE
6 2 (16.67%) LDAP
6 2 (16.67%) HTTP
7 1 (8.33%) Kerberos

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 3 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (16.67%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) Internet
2 2 (16.67%) LDAP
2 2 (16.67%) HTTP
3 1 (8.33%) Kerberos
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) Intranet
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) FTP
3 1 (8.33%) SSH
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (16.67%) DB2
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (8.33%) DataStage
3 1 (8.33%) MSDE
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (50.00%) Banking
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Administrator
1 3 (25.00%) AIX Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) DBA
2 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Support Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) UNIX Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Middleware Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) AIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Middleware
2 2 (16.67%) J2EE
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (16.67%) Clustering
2 2 (16.67%) DataPower
3 1 (8.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (8.33%) Online Banking
3 1 (8.33%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) UNIX
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) Solaris
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) HPUX
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Database Tuning
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (8.33%) High Availability
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (8.33%) SOA
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) E-business
3 1 (8.33%) Identity Management
3 1 (8.33%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MCP
1 1 (8.33%) IBM Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 1 (8.33%) Samba
1 1 (8.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Tivoli
2 1 (8.33%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (8.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) IBM
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) Intel
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) Veritas
2 1 (8.33%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (8.33%) F5
2 1 (8.33%) Splunk
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