The first table below looks at the demand for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 28 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 East Midlands 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank 80 81 74
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Contract jobs citing AIX 9 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.63% 0.55% 0.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.64% 2.54% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 5
Average daily rate
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£450 £339 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.84% -20.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £310 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £349 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -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
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
341 315 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 23.75% 21.69% 17.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 150 92
Average daily rate £325 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £125 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 49 65
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.21 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £53.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
AIX
England

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

AIX Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

AIX
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

AIX Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

AIX
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

AIX Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

AIX
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 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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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
Leicestershire - 4 £450 -
Derbyshire +4 3 - -
Lincolnshire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - - 1
AIX
England

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 8 (44.44%) SAP
2 7 (38.89%) Linux
3 5 (27.78%) Windows
3 5 (27.78%) IBM
3 5 (27.78%) Oracle
3 5 (27.78%) HP
3 5 (27.78%) Red Hat
3 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (22.22%) UNIX
4 4 (22.22%) SAP BW
4 4 (22.22%) SQL
4 4 (22.22%) Migration
4 4 (22.22%) VMware
5 3 (16.67%) Scrum
5 3 (16.67%) Retail
5 3 (16.67%) ITIL
6 2 (11.11%) SAP FI
6 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 2 (11.11%) Project Management
6 2 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (11.11%) JD Edwards
6 2 (11.11%) SAN
6 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 2 (11.11%) DB2
6 2 (11.11%) ERP
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco
6 2 (11.11%) UML
6 2 (11.11%) CMDB
6 2 (11.11%) IT Governance
6 2 (11.11%) SAP Implementation

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 2 (11.11%) SAP Portal
2 1 (5.56%) Liferay
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SAP FI
1 2 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (11.11%) SAP CO
2 1 (5.56%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (5.56%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) SAN
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SAP BW
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.11%) DB2
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (16.67%) Retail
2 2 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Consultant
1 4 (22.22%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) UNIX Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) AIX Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Linux Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) AIX Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) SAP Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) AIX Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Test Manager
4 1 (5.56%) ERP Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) SAP Basis
2 1 (5.56%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) CMDB
2 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Linux
2 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (27.78%) Windows
3 4 (22.22%) UNIX
4 1 (5.56%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Migration
2 3 (16.67%) Scrum
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 2 (11.11%) UML
3 2 (11.11%) ERP
3 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.11%) Project Management
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) IT Governance
3 2 (11.11%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (11.11%) BPMN
4 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) SAP
2 5 (27.78%) Red Hat
2 5 (27.78%) IBM
2 5 (27.78%) HP
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle
3 4 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (11.11%) JD Edwards
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco
5 1 (5.56%) EMC
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix