The table below looks at the statistics for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AIX
Rank 70 70 53
Rank change year-on-year
0 -17
Contract jobs citing AIX 2 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.26% 0.12% 1.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.39% 0.73% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Median daily rate £363 - £245
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-10.58% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +25.00%
AIX
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
144 137 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.65% 16.87% 20.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 83 66
Median daily rate £330 £330 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £403 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 18
Median hourly rate £11.80 £26.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.61% +73.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £28.00 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing AIX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

AIX Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

AIX
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

AIX Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

AIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

AIX Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing AIX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for AIX.

1 11 (73.33%) Linux
2 10 (66.67%) Unix
3 9 (60.00%) Solaris
4 7 (46.67%) Red Hat
4 7 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (40.00%) ITIL
5 6 (40.00%) Veritas
6 5 (33.33%) Service Management
6 5 (33.33%) Cognizant
6 5 (33.33%) Finance
6 5 (33.33%) NFS
6 5 (33.33%) Oracle
6 5 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
7 4 (26.67%) ServiceNow
7 4 (26.67%) CMDB
7 4 (26.67%) Korn
7 4 (26.67%) SLA
7 4 (26.67%) HP
8 3 (20.00%) VMware
8 3 (20.00%) SAN
8 3 (20.00%) IBM
8 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
9 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (13.33%) Investment Management
9 2 (13.33%) BMC
9 2 (13.33%) SSL

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) SAN
2 2 (13.33%) SSH
2 2 (13.33%) SSL
3 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) Unix Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) AIX Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) AIX Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) AIX Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) AIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) DBA
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) SOA Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Solaris Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Unix Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Unix Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) CMDB
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (6.67%) HACMP
2 1 (6.67%) Health Informatics
2 1 (6.67%) HP Storage
2 1 (6.67%) Informatics
2 1 (6.67%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Linux
2 10 (66.67%) Unix
3 9 (60.00%) Solaris
4 7 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (13.33%) SUSE
6 1 (6.67%) HPUX
6 1 (6.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (6.67%) Windows
6 1 (6.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
2 5 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (13.33%) Change Management
3 2 (13.33%) Investment Management
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) B2B
4 1 (6.67%) BPEL
4 1 (6.67%) Business Activity Monitoring
4 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
4 1 (6.67%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) SOA
4 1 (6.67%) Software Deployment
4 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Korn
2 2 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) Perl
2 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.67%) C
3 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) NFS
1 5 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) KVM
3 1 (6.67%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Control-M
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Red Hat
2 6 (40.00%) Veritas
3 5 (33.33%) Cognizant
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle
4 4 (26.67%) HP
4 4 (26.67%) ServiceNow
5 3 (20.00%) IBM
5 3 (20.00%) VMware
6 2 (13.33%) BMC
7 1 (6.67%) Brocade
7 1 (6.67%) Cisco
7 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.67%) NetApp
7 1 (6.67%) SAP