The first table below looks at the demand for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 31 July 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 West Yorkshire 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank 65 73 94
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +21
Contract jobs citing AIX 30 24 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.77% 1.58% 0.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.55% 5.47% 4.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 3 9
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£425 £500 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
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
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
314 439 374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 18.51% 28.96% 20.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 180 181
Average daily rate £245 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £125 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 30 32
Average hourly rate £13.20 £14.63 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.74% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £10.13 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
AIX
Yorkshire

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

AIX Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

AIX
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

AIX Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

AIX
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

AIX Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

AIX
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Halifax +8 15 £425 - 3
Leeds -13 6 £425 -15.00%
AIX
Yorkshire

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 35 (87.50%) Linux
2 34 (85.00%) WebSphere
3 31 (77.50%) IBM
3 31 (77.50%) Oracle
4 28 (70.00%) ClearCase
4 28 (70.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 27 (67.50%) DB2
5 27 (67.50%) ClearQuest
5 27 (67.50%) Mainframe
6 23 (57.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (55.00%) Service Delivery
7 22 (55.00%) Oracle Workflow
7 22 (55.00%) Workflow
7 22 (55.00%) Workflow Management
8 15 (37.50%) Management Information System
9 12 (30.00%) Finance
10 8 (20.00%) Windows
11 7 (17.50%) WebSphere MQ
11 7 (17.50%) UNIX
12 6 (15.00%) Advertising
12 6 (15.00%) Migration
13 4 (10.00%) Banking
13 4 (10.00%) Java
14 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database
15 2 (5.00%) SAP IS-U
15 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
15 2 (5.00%) Data Analysis
15 2 (5.00%) Investment Banking
15 2 (5.00%) Smart Meter
15 2 (5.00%) SAP

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 34 (85.00%) WebSphere
2 22 (55.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.50%) OpenEdge
4 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (67.50%) DB2
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 28 (70.00%) ClearCase
2 27 (67.50%) ClearQuest
3 1 (2.50%) CruiseControl
3 1 (2.50%) Subversion
3 1 (2.50%) Ant
General
1 12 (30.00%) Finance
2 6 (15.00%) Advertising
3 4 (10.00%) Banking
4 2 (5.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Administrator
2 12 (30.00%) Developer
3 10 (25.00%) WebSphere Administrator
4 9 (22.50%) WebSphere Developer
4 9 (22.50%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Consultant
5 6 (15.00%) Senior Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Senior WebSphere Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Migration Consultant
8 3 (7.50%) WebSphere Specialist
9 2 (5.00%) Solutions Consultant
10 1 (2.50%) SAP Technical Consultant
10 1 (2.50%) Software Deployment Engineer
10 1 (2.50%) Package Solution Consultant
10 1 (2.50%) Software Engineer
10 1 (2.50%) Deployment Engineer
10 1 (2.50%) SAP Consultant
10 1 (2.50%) Technical Consultant
10 1 (2.50%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (70.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 7 (17.50%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (5.00%) Web Services
4 1 (2.50%) XML
4 1 (2.50%) JMS
4 1 (2.50%) J2EE
4 1 (2.50%) JDBC
4 1 (2.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 27 (67.50%) Mainframe
2 15 (37.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.00%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 35 (87.50%) Linux
2 8 (20.00%) Windows
3 7 (17.50%) UNIX
4 2 (5.00%) zOS
5 1 (2.50%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (57.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 22 (55.00%) Service Delivery
2 22 (55.00%) Workflow
2 22 (55.00%) Workflow Management
3 6 (15.00%) Migration
4 2 (5.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (2.50%) Data Management
5 1 (2.50%) ITIL
5 1 (2.50%) SOA
5 1 (2.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.50%) Performance Testing
5 1 (2.50%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.50%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (2.50%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (2.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 31 (77.50%) Oracle
1 31 (77.50%) IBM
2 2 (5.00%) SAP
3 1 (2.50%) Progress
3 1 (2.50%) Veritas
Halifax, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
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Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
JM
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago