The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank 109 86 140
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +54
Contract jobs citing AIX 16 43 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.65% 1.70% 0.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.02% 7.24% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 25 4
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£360 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £325 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £538 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £361 £400
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +41.66%
AIX
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
529 594 519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.64% 23.49% 16.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 275 221
Average daily rate £325 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 47 33
Average hourly rate £17.07 £17.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.41% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £32.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.25% -8.82%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -6 10 £360 -22.58% 1
Maidenhead - - - -
AIX
South East

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 26 (60.47%) Linux
2 23 (53.49%) Windows
3 21 (48.84%) IBM
4 17 (39.53%) Clustering
5 15 (34.88%) Solaris
5 15 (34.88%) UNIX
5 15 (34.88%) WebSphere
6 10 (23.26%) Security Cleared
6 10 (23.26%) SQL
6 10 (23.26%) Oracle
6 10 (23.26%) DB2
7 9 (20.93%) WebSphere MQ
7 9 (20.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (18.60%) DataPower
9 7 (16.28%) Management Information System
9 7 (16.28%) VMware
9 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (16.28%) HP
9 7 (16.28%) Citrix
9 7 (16.28%) SC Cleared
9 7 (16.28%) Brocade
9 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (16.28%) Open Source
9 7 (16.28%) High Availability
10 6 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (13.95%) Test Scripting
10 6 (13.95%) Red Hat
10 6 (13.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 5 (11.63%) Finance
11 5 (11.63%) Netcool

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 15 (34.88%) WebSphere
2 5 (11.63%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (6.98%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (4.65%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.65%) Apache
5 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.33%) NetWeaver
5 1 (2.33%) SAP Web AS
5 1 (2.33%) IIS
5 1 (2.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (2.33%) SAP CO
1 1 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.33%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) SAN
2 3 (6.98%) Internet
2 3 (6.98%) ATM
3 2 (4.65%) DNS
3 2 (4.65%) WAN
3 2 (4.65%) Firewall
3 2 (4.65%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (4.65%) LDAP
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (2.33%) BGP
4 1 (2.33%) IPsec
4 1 (2.33%) SSH
4 1 (2.33%) VLAN
4 1 (2.33%) Network Security
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.33%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (2.33%) NAS
4 1 (2.33%) NetScaler
4 1 (2.33%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) DB2
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.33%) MySQL
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.33%) SAP BW
4 1 (2.33%) Essbase
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) WinRunner
1 5 (11.63%) TestDirector
1 5 (11.63%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (2.33%) Introscope
2 1 (2.33%) Subversion
2 1 (2.33%) JIRA
2 1 (2.33%) Selenium
2 1 (2.33%) Hudson
2 1 (2.33%) Gradle
2 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.33%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (2.33%) Ant
2 1 (2.33%) IntelliJ
General
1 5 (11.63%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Marketing
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.33%) Electronics
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) Analyst
2 8 (18.60%) Consultant
2 8 (18.60%) Architect
3 7 (16.28%) Test Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Administrator
5 5 (11.63%) Server Specialist
6 4 (9.30%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.98%) Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Designer
8 2 (4.65%) AIX Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Performance Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) UNIX Administrator
8 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Designer
8 2 (4.65%) Performance Test Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Java Developer
8 2 (4.65%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 1 (2.33%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.93%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (6.98%) Middleware
2 3 (6.98%) HTML
2 3 (6.98%) XML
3 2 (4.65%) Spring
3 2 (4.65%) CSS
3 2 (4.65%) JDBC
4 1 (2.33%) JSP
4 1 (2.33%) Servlets
4 1 (2.33%) SOAP
4 1 (2.33%) CPAN
4 1 (2.33%) X-Windows
4 1 (2.33%) SAP Basis
4 1 (2.33%) SPML
4 1 (2.33%) Regular Expression
4 1 (2.33%) SailPoint
4 1 (2.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (39.53%) Clustering
2 8 (18.60%) DataPower
3 7 (16.28%) Open Source
3 7 (16.28%) Management Information System
4 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.33%) Wiki
5 1 (2.33%) Firmware
5 1 (2.33%) DTV
5 1 (2.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 26 (60.47%) Linux
2 23 (53.49%) Windows
3 15 (34.88%) Solaris
3 15 (34.88%) UNIX
4 9 (20.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (11.63%) Windows XP
7 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (6.98%) CentOS
8 2 (4.65%) SUSE
9 1 (2.33%) zOS
9 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.33%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (16.28%) High Availability
2 6 (13.95%) Test Scripting
3 5 (11.63%) Test Automation
3 5 (11.63%) Analytics
4 3 (6.98%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
4 3 (6.98%) Change Management
5 2 (4.65%) ITIL
5 2 (4.65%) SOA
5 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.65%) Data Security
5 2 (4.65%) Migration
6 1 (2.33%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.33%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.33%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.33%) BPEL
6 1 (2.33%) Network Design
6 1 (2.33%) Logistics
6 1 (2.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.26%) SQL
2 5 (11.63%) Java
3 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.65%) Korn
3 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.33%) BeanShell
4 1 (2.33%) C
4 1 (2.33%) C-shell
4 1 (2.33%) Ruby
4 1 (2.33%) Perl
4 1 (2.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) Security Cleared
2 7 (16.28%) SC Cleared
3 5 (11.63%) ISEB
4 4 (9.30%) IBM Certification
5 2 (4.65%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.98%) vSphere
3 2 (4.65%) NFS
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.33%) Sendmail
4 1 (2.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (2.33%) Samba
4 1 (2.33%) Xen
4 1 (2.33%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (2.33%) OCFS2
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (11.63%) Netcool
2 5 (11.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (11.63%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (11.63%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (11.63%) Cobbler
3 3 (6.98%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (2.33%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.33%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (2.33%) nmon
4 1 (2.33%) YUM
4 1 (2.33%) Puppet
4 1 (2.33%) CFEngine
4 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (2.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (48.84%) IBM
2 10 (23.26%) Oracle
3 7 (16.28%) HP
3 7 (16.28%) Citrix
3 7 (16.28%) VMware
3 7 (16.28%) Brocade
4 6 (13.95%) Red Hat
5 5 (11.63%) Veritas
5 5 (11.63%) McAfee
6 4 (9.30%) EMC
6 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
7 3 (6.98%) Sun
7 3 (6.98%) SAP
7 3 (6.98%) Cisco
8 2 (4.65%) Sophos
9 1 (2.33%) Primavera
9 1 (2.33%) Ab Initio
9 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.33%) Splunk
9 1 (2.33%) Google