The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 May 2015 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AIX
Rank 86 79 73
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Contract jobs citing AIX 17 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.01% 0.74% 0.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.50% 3.38% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 4
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +15.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £56.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.51%
AIX
England

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

Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
378 325 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 22.57% 21.80% 22.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 123 82
Average daily rate £347 £286 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.39% -4.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £110 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 79 65
Average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.69 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.20 £72.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%

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 27 May 2015. 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
Nottinghamshire -5 9 £349 -26.58%
Derbyshire -3 5 - -
Leicestershire +2 2 - -
Northamptonshire -7 1 £350 -10.25%
AIX
England

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 16 (55.17%) UNIX
2 14 (48.28%) Linux
3 12 (41.38%) VMware
4 11 (37.93%) Oracle
5 10 (34.48%) Solaris
6 8 (27.59%) Migration
6 8 (27.59%) SAN
7 7 (24.14%) IBM
7 7 (24.14%) SAP
7 7 (24.14%) ITIL
8 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (17.24%) SAP Implementation
9 5 (17.24%) Windows
9 5 (17.24%) HPUX
9 5 (17.24%) Shell Script
10 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
10 4 (13.79%) Sun
10 4 (13.79%) HP
10 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
10 4 (13.79%) Perl
10 4 (13.79%) Ingres
10 4 (13.79%) WebSphere
10 4 (13.79%) Oracle Application Server
10 4 (13.79%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
11 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
11 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (10.34%) KVM
11 3 (10.34%) Procure-to-pay
11 3 (10.34%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 4 (13.79%) Oracle Application Server
1 4 (13.79%) WebSphere
2 3 (10.34%) iPlanet
2 3 (10.34%) WebLogic
2 3 (10.34%) JBoss
2 3 (10.34%) Apache
2 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.90%) MQSeries
3 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.90%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (6.90%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (6.90%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (3.45%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Project
1 2 (6.90%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) PaaS
1 1 (3.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) SAN
2 3 (10.34%) FCoE
2 3 (10.34%) WAN
2 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.34%) DNS
2 3 (10.34%) Firewall
2 3 (10.34%) VLAN
2 3 (10.34%) iSCSI
3 2 (6.90%) NAS
3 2 (6.90%) LDAP
3 2 (6.90%) Internet
4 1 (3.45%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) Ingres
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (6.90%) DB2
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) ClearCase
1 1 (3.45%) Subversion
1 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Consultant
2 7 (24.14%) Administrator
3 6 (20.69%) AIX Administrator
4 5 (17.24%) SAP Administrator
4 5 (17.24%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (10.34%) Middleware Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) UNIX Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Storage Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) UNIX Support
7 1 (3.45%) Senior SAP Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Senior SAP Technical Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Linux Support
7 1 (3.45%) Migration Project Manager
7 1 (3.45%) SAP Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Architect
7 1 (3.45%) AIX Specialist
7 1 (3.45%) AIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (10.34%) J2EE
2 3 (10.34%) Middleware
3 2 (6.90%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (3.45%) SAP Basis
4 1 (3.45%) Apache Flex
4 1 (3.45%) Flash
4 1 (3.45%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.34%) Clustering
2 3 (10.34%) DataPower
3 2 (6.90%) Replication
3 2 (6.90%) Grid Computing
4 1 (3.45%) HACMP
4 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.45%) LPAR
4 1 (3.45%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (55.17%) UNIX
2 14 (48.28%) Linux
3 10 (34.48%) Solaris
4 5 (17.24%) Windows
4 5 (17.24%) HPUX
5 3 (10.34%) SUSE
6 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Migration
2 7 (24.14%) ITIL
3 5 (17.24%) SAP Implementation
4 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
4 3 (10.34%) Database Tuning
4 3 (10.34%) High Availability
4 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
4 3 (10.34%) Data Transformation
4 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (10.34%) Procure-to-pay
5 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (6.90%) Requirements Management
6 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.45%) Document Management
6 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.45%) Project Management
6 1 (3.45%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.45%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) Shell Script
2 4 (13.79%) Perl
3 3 (10.34%) Korn
3 3 (10.34%) C-shell
3 3 (10.34%) Bash Shell
3 3 (10.34%) Java
4 2 (6.90%) C
5 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.45%) SQL
5 1 (3.45%) VB
5 1 (3.45%) REXX
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) OCP
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (3.45%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
1 1 (3.45%) COBIT
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
2 3 (10.34%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (10.34%) Samba
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (10.34%) KVM
3 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.45%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) OpenView
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (3.45%) CA Endevor
2 1 (3.45%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.45%) Puppet
2 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) VMware
2 11 (37.93%) Oracle
3 7 (24.14%) SAP
3 7 (24.14%) IBM
4 4 (13.79%) Sun
4 4 (13.79%) HP
4 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
5 3 (10.34%) Cisco
5 3 (10.34%) Veritas
5 3 (10.34%) PlateSpin
5 3 (10.34%) Citrix
5 3 (10.34%) F5
6 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.90%) Cognos
6 2 (6.90%) Opsware
7 1 (3.45%) 3PAR
7 1 (3.45%) Brocade
7 1 (3.45%) Perforce
7 1 (3.45%) NetApp
7 1 (3.45%) EMC