The first table below looks at the demand for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 22 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 Birmingham 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank 56 49 51
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Contract jobs citing AIX 7 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.01% 1.34% 0.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.70% 6.56% 3.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 1
Average daily rate
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£355 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £37.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+18.05% +9.09%
Operating Systems Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
149 122 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.53% 20.50% 18.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 60 51
Average daily rate £301 £320 £218
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.09% +47.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £200 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 9 14
Average hourly rate £12.00 £16.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.15% -27.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £37.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -7.24%
AIX
West Midlands

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AIX across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AIX across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

AIX Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 10 (83.33%) UNIX
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) HPUX
3 5 (41.67%) Solaris
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle
3 5 (41.67%) SAN
3 5 (41.67%) NetApp
3 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
3 5 (41.67%) VMware
3 5 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) Java EE
5 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (25.00%) ProC
5 3 (25.00%) C
5 3 (25.00%) C++
5 3 (25.00%) Java
5 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
6 2 (16.67%) SAP
6 2 (16.67%) Windows
7 1 (8.33%) SAP Basis
7 1 (8.33%) Migration
7 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (8.33%) SAP XI
7 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
7 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
7 1 (8.33%) CMDB
7 1 (8.33%) SAP Implementation

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 1 (8.33%) SAP Portal
1 1 (8.33%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP GTS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) NAS
2 1 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) ProC
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) UNIX Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) HPUX Systems Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) C++ Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Storage Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Basis Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) SAN Storage Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Geneos Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) SAN Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Java EE
2 1 (8.33%) SAP Basis
2 1 (8.33%) SAP XI
2 1 (8.33%) SAP PI
2 1 (8.33%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) CMDB
1 1 (8.33%) LPAR
1 1 (8.33%) HP StorageWorks
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) UNIX
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) HPUX
3 5 (41.67%) Solaris
3 5 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) Migration
1 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Implementation
1 1 (8.33%) Time Management
1 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
1 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
1 1 (8.33%) Low Latency
1 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Project Management
1 1 (8.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (25.00%) C
1 3 (25.00%) C++
1 3 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) ABAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (8.33%) SRDF
1 1 (8.33%) PowerHA
1 1 (8.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (8.33%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (8.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (8.33%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
1 5 (41.67%) NetApp
1 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
1 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Veritas
3 1 (8.33%) BMC
3 1 (8.33%) CA
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