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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AIX
Rank 109 111 91
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -20
Contract jobs citing AIX 12 18 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.47% 0.66% 1.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.62% 3.47% 5.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 13
Average daily rate £400 £513 £455
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.95% +12.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £315 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £563 £499
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £390
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £36.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-42.06% +107.14%
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
458 518 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 18.02% 19.10% 22.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 262 267
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £202 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 32 54
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.33 £55.65 £27.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bracknell -3 4 £575 +91.66%
Slough +1 2 £353 -31.21%
Reading -8 2 £475 -15.55%
Newbury - 1 £388 -
AIX
South East

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 27 (81.82%) Linux
2 23 (69.70%) IBM
3 22 (66.67%) WebSphere
4 18 (54.55%) Unix
5 14 (42.42%) Windows
5 14 (42.42%) Solaris
6 12 (36.36%) DB2
7 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (30.30%) VMware
8 10 (30.30%) WebSphere MQ
9 9 (27.27%) WebSphere Application Server
9 9 (27.27%) Shell Script
9 9 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (27.27%) DataPower
10 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (24.24%) Clustering
11 7 (21.21%) IBM HTTP Server
11 7 (21.21%) Change Management
11 7 (21.21%) HTML
11 7 (21.21%) ITIL
11 7 (21.21%) Apache
11 7 (21.21%) Mentoring
12 6 (18.18%) Ajax
12 6 (18.18%) JMS
12 6 (18.18%) XML
12 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
12 6 (18.18%) Oracle
12 6 (18.18%) CSS
12 6 (18.18%) IBM Certification
12 6 (18.18%) Microsoft

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 22 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 9 (27.27%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (21.21%) Apache
3 7 (21.21%) IBM HTTP Server
4 5 (15.15%) Commerce Server
4 5 (15.15%) JBoss
4 5 (15.15%) Tomcat
4 5 (15.15%) WebLogic
5 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
5 3 (9.09%) OpenStack
6 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (3.03%) IIS
7 1 (3.03%) iPlanet
7 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 3 (9.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Fredhopper
2 1 (3.03%) BASE24
2 1 (3.03%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) HTTP
1 5 (15.15%) SSL
2 2 (6.06%) DHCP
2 2 (6.06%) DNS
2 2 (6.06%) Firewall
3 1 (3.03%) Internet
3 1 (3.03%) LAN
3 1 (3.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) DB2
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) FishEye
1 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.03%) JUnit
2 1 (3.03%) Maven
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Architect
1 7 (21.21%) Developer
2 6 (18.18%) Analyst
2 6 (18.18%) Technical Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Systems Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Unix Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Technical Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Ab Initio Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Support Team Leader
6 2 (6.06%) Team Leader
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) WebSphere MQ
2 7 (21.21%) HTML
3 6 (18.18%) Ajax
3 6 (18.18%) CSS
3 6 (18.18%) JMS
3 6 (18.18%) XML
4 5 (15.15%) IBM Integration Bus
4 5 (15.15%) J2EE
4 5 (15.15%) JSON
4 5 (15.15%) Middleware
5 4 (12.12%) Worklight
6 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.03%) Java EE
6 1 (3.03%) POSIX
6 1 (3.03%) Spring
6 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) DataPower
2 8 (24.24%) Clustering
3 5 (15.15%) Cryptography
3 5 (15.15%) Mainframe
4 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (12.12%) Data Centre
5 2 (6.06%) Client/Server
5 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.03%) AS400
6 1 (3.03%) Grid Computing
6 1 (3.03%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (3.03%) iSeries
6 1 (3.03%) PKI
6 1 (3.03%) Private Cloud
6 1 (3.03%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 27 (81.82%) Linux
2 18 (54.55%) Unix
3 14 (42.42%) Solaris
3 14 (42.42%) Windows
4 9 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (18.18%) SUSE
6 5 (15.15%) CentOS
7 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
8 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (3.03%) HPUX
9 1 (3.03%) Mac OS
9 1 (3.03%) Windows Vista
9 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
9 1 (3.03%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (21.21%) Change Management
2 7 (21.21%) ITIL
2 7 (21.21%) Mentoring
3 5 (15.15%) E-Commerce
3 5 (15.15%) Project Management
3 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (12.12%) Mobile First
4 4 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (9.09%) DevOps
5 3 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (6.06%) Coaching
6 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.06%) OO
6 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.06%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (6.06%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.03%) OOD
7 1 (3.03%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) Shell Script
2 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.12%) SQL
4 3 (9.09%) Java
5 2 (6.06%) C++
6 1 (3.03%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) IBM Certification
2 2 (6.06%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) PMI Certification
2 2 (6.06%) PMP
2 2 (6.06%) VCP5
2 2 (6.06%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.03%) CCNA
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
2 3 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 3 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.09%) Docker
3 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.06%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (6.06%) ISA Server
3 2 (6.06%) VMware ESX
3 2 (6.06%) vSphere
3 2 (6.06%) XenApp
3 2 (6.06%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (9.09%) Packer
2 3 (9.09%) Tivoli
2 3 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (9.09%) vRealize
3 2 (6.06%) Backup Exec
3 2 (6.06%) ServiceCenter
3 2 (6.06%) WSUS
4 1 (3.03%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (3.03%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 23 (69.70%) IBM
2 10 (30.30%) VMware
3 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 6 (18.18%) Oracle
4 5 (15.15%) HP
5 4 (12.12%) AppDynamics
5 4 (12.12%) Citrix
6 3 (9.09%) Cisco
6 3 (9.09%) NetApp
6 3 (9.09%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.06%) Ab Initio
7 2 (6.06%) Dell
7 2 (6.06%) ServiceNow
7 2 (6.06%) Symantec
7 2 (6.06%) Veritas
8 1 (3.03%) 3PAR
8 1 (3.03%) BMC
8 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.03%) FairCom
8 1 (3.03%) Sun