The first table below looks at the demand for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke 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 Basingstoke 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 30 50 21
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -29
Contract jobs citing AIX 4 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.86% 1.23% 6.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.49% 6.00% 20.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Average daily rate £300 £500 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +8.69%
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
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
89 50 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 41.40% 20.58% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 21 19
Average daily rate £225 £338 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £258 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £438 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.91% -3.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 7
Average hourly rate £28.00 £15.25 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.60% -50.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.50 £13.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.85 £39.00 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
AIX
Hampshire

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

AIX Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

AIX
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

AIX Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

AIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

AIX Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke 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 (76.92%) IBM
2 18 (69.23%) Solaris
3 16 (61.54%) EMC
3 16 (61.54%) NetApp
3 16 (61.54%) NetBackup
4 15 (57.69%) SAN
4 15 (57.69%) CLARiiON
4 15 (57.69%) Connectrix
4 15 (57.69%) EMC Centera
5 14 (53.85%) EMC TimeFinder
5 14 (53.85%) SRDF
6 13 (50.00%) Brocade
6 13 (50.00%) Windows
7 10 (38.46%) Veritas
8 8 (30.77%) Symantec
8 8 (30.77%) ITIL
8 8 (30.77%) UNIX
9 7 (26.92%) Remedy
9 7 (26.92%) EMC Navisphere
9 7 (26.92%) Replication
10 6 (23.08%) Middleware
10 6 (23.08%) Shell Script
10 6 (23.08%) SQL
11 5 (19.23%) Tivoli
11 5 (19.23%) Cisco
11 5 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (15.38%) Finance
12 4 (15.38%) NFS
12 4 (15.38%) ISEB
12 4 (15.38%) VMware

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke 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 (11.54%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (11.54%) IBM HTTP Server
1 3 (11.54%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Process Server
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 15 (57.69%) SAN
1 15 (57.69%) Connectrix
2 3 (11.54%) SSL
2 3 (11.54%) HTTP
3 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.69%) HTTPS
3 2 (7.69%) LDAP
3 2 (7.69%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) DB2
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) WinRunner
1 2 (7.69%) TestDirector
1 2 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (3.85%) ClearCase
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Administrator
2 7 (26.92%) Storage Administrator
3 6 (23.08%) Backup Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) WebSphere Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) WebSphere Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Applications Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Storage Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Server Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) WebSphere Server Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) WebSphere Server Specialist
6 1 (3.85%) Backup Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Server Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) DBA
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) Middleware
2 2 (7.69%) J2EE
2 2 (7.69%) SOAP
2 2 (7.69%) Web Services
2 2 (7.69%) XML
2 2 (7.69%) XSD
2 2 (7.69%) XSLT
2 2 (7.69%) XML Schema
2 2 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (57.69%) CLARiiON
1 15 (57.69%) EMC Centera
2 7 (26.92%) Replication
3 3 (11.54%) HACMP
3 3 (11.54%) Symmetrix DMX
3 3 (11.54%) Clustering
3 3 (11.54%) DataPower
4 1 (3.85%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 18 (69.23%) Solaris
2 13 (50.00%) Windows
3 8 (30.77%) UNIX
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (7.69%) Linux
5 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) ITIL
2 5 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (11.54%) Change Management
3 3 (11.54%) ITIL V3
3 3 (11.54%) Incident Management
4 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
4 2 (7.69%) Change Control
5 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.85%) Migration
5 1 (3.85%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
1 6 (23.08%) Shell Script
2 3 (11.54%) Jython
3 2 (7.69%) XPath
4 1 (3.85%) REXX
4 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) ISEB
2 3 (11.54%) Degree
3 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (53.85%) SRDF
2 4 (15.38%) NFS
3 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 16 (61.54%) NetBackup
2 14 (53.85%) EMC TimeFinder
3 7 (26.92%) EMC Navisphere
4 5 (19.23%) Tivoli
5 4 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (11.54%) Control-M
7 2 (7.69%) CA SiteMinder
7 2 (7.69%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 2 (7.69%) Netcool
7 2 (7.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 2 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 20 (76.92%) IBM
2 16 (61.54%) NetApp
2 16 (61.54%) EMC
3 13 (50.00%) Brocade
4 10 (38.46%) Veritas
5 8 (30.77%) Symantec
6 7 (26.92%) Remedy
7 5 (19.23%) Cisco
8 4 (15.38%) VMware
9 2 (7.69%) Citrix
9 2 (7.69%) McAfee
10 1 (3.85%) Oracle
10 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
10 1 (3.85%) CA