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 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AIX
Rank 87 71 70
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -1
Contract jobs citing AIX 10 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.61% 0.74% 0.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.26% 3.61% 4.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 3
Average daily rate
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£376 £310 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.37% -17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £254 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £410 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+128.57% -52.70%
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
307 277 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 18.72% 20.52% 18.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 127 65
Average daily rate £325 £310 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £120 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.31% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 37 30
Average hourly rate £13.87 £14.25 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% -10.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.01 £10.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.82 £18.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.88 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.78% -0.78%

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 6 May 2015.

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
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 6 May 2015. 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
Cheadle - 1 £513 -
AIX
North West

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 20 (90.91%) UNIX
2 15 (68.18%) Finance
3 13 (59.09%) Solaris
4 10 (45.45%) Linux
5 8 (36.36%) IBM
6 7 (31.82%) COBOL
6 7 (31.82%) Oracle
6 7 (31.82%) CICS
6 7 (31.82%) CA
6 7 (31.82%) VSAM
7 6 (27.27%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
7 6 (27.27%) Oracle EBS
7 6 (27.27%) Oracle OWB
7 6 (27.27%) Mainframe
7 6 (27.27%) Oracle Discoverer
7 6 (27.27%) Oracle Financials
8 5 (22.73%) BYOD
8 5 (22.73%) ITIL
8 5 (22.73%) DataStage
8 5 (22.73%) Oracle EBS R12
9 4 (18.18%) Banking
9 4 (18.18%) Middleware
10 3 (13.64%) Oracle Applications
10 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
11 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (9.09%) Windows
11 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
12 1 (4.55%) TIBCO EMS

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 7 (31.82%) CICS
2 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.55%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
3 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.55%) IIS
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle Financials
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (4.55%) BusinessWorks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle Discoverer
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle OWB
2 5 (22.73%) DataStage
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Ant
General
1 15 (68.18%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) DBA
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle DBA
1 6 (27.27%) Technical Design Leader
2 3 (13.64%) Architect
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 2 (9.09%) UNIX Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (9.09%) UNIX Specialist
3 2 (9.09%) Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) UNIX Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) UNIX Technical Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Lead Architect
4 1 (4.55%) AIX Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Design Architect
4 1 (4.55%) TIBCO Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) AIX Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Middleware
2 1 (4.55%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
2 1 (4.55%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) VSAM
2 6 (27.27%) Mainframe
3 5 (22.73%) BYOD
4 1 (4.55%) Clustering
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (90.91%) UNIX
2 13 (59.09%) Solaris
3 10 (45.45%) Linux
4 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) ITIL
2 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.55%) WFM
3 1 (4.55%) OO
3 1 (4.55%) SOA
3 1 (4.55%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) COBOL
2 1 (4.55%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Tivoli
1 1 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (4.55%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) IBM
2 7 (31.82%) Oracle
2 7 (31.82%) CA
3 1 (4.55%) Veritas
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.55%) TIBCO
3 1 (4.55%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) HP