The first table below looks at the demand for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 30 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 Berkshire 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank 102 96 129
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +33
Contract jobs citing AIX 20 26 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.80% 1.08% 0.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.86% 4.65% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 4
Average daily rate
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£488 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £325 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £550 £445
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
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
518 559 520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.68% 23.22% 16.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 246 226
Average daily rate £325 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £165 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 38 36
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +18.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £30.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
AIX
South East

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

AIX Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

AIX
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

AIX Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

AIX
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

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

AIX Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

AIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

AIX Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

AIX
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 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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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
Reading -1 13 £350 -23.07% 3
Slough - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
AIX
South East

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 31 (68.89%) Windows
2 23 (51.11%) UNIX
3 20 (44.44%) Linux
3 20 (44.44%) IBM
4 19 (42.22%) Solaris
5 17 (37.78%) Clustering
5 17 (37.78%) WebSphere
6 14 (31.11%) Finance
7 13 (28.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (26.67%) SQL
8 12 (26.67%) DB2
9 11 (24.44%) Oracle
9 11 (24.44%) WebSphere MQ
9 11 (24.44%) Tivoli
9 11 (24.44%) DataPower
10 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (17.78%) Telecoms
11 8 (17.78%) Windows XP
12 7 (15.56%) HP
12 7 (15.56%) Management Information System
12 7 (15.56%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 7 (15.56%) Security Cleared
12 7 (15.56%) High Availability
13 6 (13.33%) SolarWinds
13 6 (13.33%) Test Scripting
13 6 (13.33%) Red Hat
13 6 (13.33%) Citrix
13 6 (13.33%) Cisco
13 6 (13.33%) FTP

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 17 (37.78%) WebSphere
2 5 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (8.89%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (4.44%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.22%) Apache
5 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.22%) NetWeaver
5 1 (2.22%) SAP Web AS
5 1 (2.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) MS Office
2 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.22%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (2.22%) SAP CO
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.22%) SAP GRC
1 1 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) FTP
2 5 (11.11%) Firewall
3 4 (8.89%) SAN
4 3 (6.67%) ATM
5 2 (4.44%) Internet
5 2 (4.44%) WAN
6 1 (2.22%) LDAP
6 1 (2.22%) SSL
6 1 (2.22%) S/MIME
6 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.22%) DNS
6 1 (2.22%) LAN
6 1 (2.22%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.22%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (2.22%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.67%) DB2
2 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.22%) SAP BW
4 1 (2.22%) Essbase
4 1 (2.22%) Big Data
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) WinRunner
1 5 (11.11%) TestDirector
1 5 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (2.22%) Ant
2 1 (2.22%) IntelliJ
2 1 (2.22%) Introscope
2 1 (2.22%) Hudson
2 1 (2.22%) Gradle
2 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.22%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (2.22%) Selenium
2 1 (2.22%) JIRA
2 1 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 14 (31.11%) Finance
2 8 (17.78%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.67%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Legal
4 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.22%) Electronics
4 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) Analyst
2 7 (15.56%) Test Analyst
2 7 (15.56%) Consultant
3 6 (13.33%) Developer
3 6 (13.33%) Architect
3 6 (13.33%) Administrator
4 4 (8.89%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (8.89%) Ab Initio Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Designer
6 2 (4.44%) Performance Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) IT Operations Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) UNIX Administrator
6 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Designer
6 2 (4.44%) Performance Test Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (4.44%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.44%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (24.44%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (4.44%) Spring
2 2 (4.44%) Middleware
2 2 (4.44%) HTML
2 2 (4.44%) CSS
2 2 (4.44%) JDBC
2 2 (4.44%) XML
3 1 (2.22%) J2EE
3 1 (2.22%) Flash
3 1 (2.22%) CPAN
3 1 (2.22%) X-Windows
3 1 (2.22%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 17 (37.78%) Clustering
2 11 (24.44%) DataPower
3 7 (15.56%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.44%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.22%) DTV
5 1 (2.22%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (2.22%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 31 (68.89%) Windows
2 23 (51.11%) UNIX
3 20 (44.44%) Linux
4 19 (42.22%) Solaris
5 13 (28.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (17.78%) Windows XP
8 4 (8.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (6.67%) Windows NT
9 3 (6.67%) Windows 2000
9 3 (6.67%) CentOS
10 1 (2.22%) zOS
10 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (15.56%) High Availability
3 6 (13.33%) Test Scripting
4 5 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 4 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (6.67%) Data Modelling
6 3 (6.67%) OO
6 3 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.67%) Facility Management
6 3 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (4.44%) Change Management
7 2 (4.44%) Data Security
7 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.44%) SOA
7 2 (4.44%) ITIL
8 1 (2.22%) CRM
8 1 (2.22%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.22%) Programme Management
8 1 (2.22%) Migration
8 1 (2.22%) SAP Security
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.67%) SQL
2 5 (11.11%) Shell Script
3 4 (8.89%) Java
4 2 (4.44%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.44%) Korn
5 1 (2.22%) C
5 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.22%) Perl
5 1 (2.22%) ABAP
5 1 (2.22%) C-shell
5 1 (2.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.11%) ISEB
2 5 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.89%) IBM Certification
4 2 (4.44%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.22%) RHCE
5 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
1 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.67%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (4.44%) vSphere
4 2 (4.44%) NFS
5 1 (2.22%) Samba
5 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.22%) Sendmail
5 1 (2.22%) Xen
5 1 (2.22%) OCFS2
Systems Management
1 11 (24.44%) Tivoli
2 5 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (11.11%) Netcool
2 5 (11.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (6.67%) CiscoWorks
3 3 (6.67%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (2.22%) Nagios
4 1 (2.22%) YUM
4 1 (2.22%) Puppet
4 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (2.22%) nmon
Vendors
1 20 (44.44%) IBM
2 11 (24.44%) Oracle
3 7 (15.56%) HP
4 6 (13.33%) SolarWinds
4 6 (13.33%) Red Hat
4 6 (13.33%) Citrix
4 6 (13.33%) Cisco
5 5 (11.11%) VMware
5 5 (11.11%) Veritas
5 5 (11.11%) McAfee
6 4 (8.89%) Ab Initio
6 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
7 3 (6.67%) EMC
8 2 (4.44%) Sophos
8 2 (4.44%) SAP
9 1 (2.22%) Vignette
9 1 (2.22%) Siebel
9 1 (2.22%) Sun
9 1 (2.22%) Intel
9 1 (2.22%) Dell