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 4 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AIX
Rank 89 88 77
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Contract jobs citing AIX 12 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.68% 0.64% 0.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.96% 2.98% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 3
Average daily rate
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£349 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.81% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £370 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £475 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £422 £379 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.34% +1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+128.57% -52.70%
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
406 336 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 23.09% 21.51% 22.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 126 98
Average daily rate £325 £225 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -22.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £70 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 79 64
Average hourly rate £14.75 £14.00 £13.67
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.35% +2.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.95 £9.68 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £72.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £15.88 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.15% -0.78%

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 4 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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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
Derbyshire +1 4 - - 1
Nottinghamshire -1 4 £347 -26.84% 2
Leicestershire +4 2 - -
Northamptonshire -12 2 £350 -10.25%
AIX
England

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 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 (61.54%) Linux
2 15 (57.69%) UNIX
3 11 (42.31%) VMware
4 9 (34.62%) Migration
5 8 (30.77%) Oracle
5 8 (30.77%) IBM
6 7 (26.92%) SAN
6 7 (26.92%) SAP
6 7 (26.92%) Solaris
7 6 (23.08%) Windows
7 6 (23.08%) SAP Implementation
8 5 (19.23%) HPUX
8 5 (19.23%) ITIL
8 5 (19.23%) Shell Script
9 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
9 4 (15.38%) Sun
9 4 (15.38%) HP
9 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
9 4 (15.38%) Perl
9 4 (15.38%) Ingres
9 4 (15.38%) Oracle Application Server
9 4 (15.38%) WebSphere
9 4 (15.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (11.54%) iSCSI
10 3 (11.54%) DataPower
10 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
10 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
10 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
10 3 (11.54%) Oracle RAC

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 (15.38%) Oracle Application Server
1 4 (15.38%) WebSphere
2 3 (11.54%) Apache
2 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
2 3 (11.54%) WebLogic
2 3 (11.54%) JBoss
2 3 (11.54%) iPlanet
3 2 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (7.69%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (7.69%) MQSeries
3 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.69%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Project
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) GitHub
1 1 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) SAN
2 3 (11.54%) iSCSI
2 3 (11.54%) VLAN
2 3 (11.54%) WAN
2 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
2 3 (11.54%) DNS
2 3 (11.54%) Firewall
2 3 (11.54%) FCoE
3 2 (7.69%) NAS
3 2 (7.69%) LDAP
4 1 (3.85%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 4 (15.38%) Ingres
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.85%) DB2
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.85%) Subversion
1 1 (3.85%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Consultant
1 7 (26.92%) Administrator
2 6 (23.08%) AIX Administrator
3 5 (19.23%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (19.23%) SAP Administrator
4 3 (11.54%) UNIX Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Middleware Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) SAP Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Deployment Team Leader
6 1 (3.85%) AIX Specialist
6 1 (3.85%) UNIX Support
6 1 (3.85%) Linux Support
6 1 (3.85%) Migration Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) UNIX Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Senior DBA
6 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (11.54%) J2EE
2 3 (11.54%) Middleware
3 2 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (7.69%) Flash
3 2 (7.69%) Apache Flex
4 1 (3.85%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) DataPower
1 3 (11.54%) Clustering
2 2 (7.69%) Grid Computing
2 2 (7.69%) LPAR
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (3.85%) HACMP
3 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Linux
2 15 (57.69%) UNIX
3 7 (26.92%) Solaris
4 6 (23.08%) Windows
5 5 (19.23%) HPUX
6 3 (11.54%) SUSE
7 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Migration
2 6 (23.08%) SAP Implementation
3 5 (19.23%) ITIL
4 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
4 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
4 3 (11.54%) Procure-to-pay
4 3 (11.54%) High Availability
5 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 2 (7.69%) Requirements Management
5 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.85%) Monte Carlo Method
6 1 (3.85%) Database Security
6 1 (3.85%) Document Management
6 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.85%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.85%) Service Management
6 1 (3.85%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) Shell Script
2 4 (15.38%) Perl
3 3 (11.54%) C-shell
3 3 (11.54%) Bash Shell
3 3 (11.54%) Korn
4 2 (7.69%) C
5 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.85%) SQL
5 1 (3.85%) VB
5 1 (3.85%) REXX
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) OCP
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (3.85%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
1 1 (3.85%) COBIT
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (11.54%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (11.54%) Samba
2 3 (11.54%) KVM
3 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.85%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) OpenView
2 1 (3.85%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.85%) Puppet
2 1 (3.85%) CA Endevor
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) VMware
2 8 (30.77%) Oracle
2 8 (30.77%) IBM
3 7 (26.92%) SAP
4 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
4 4 (15.38%) Sun
4 4 (15.38%) HP
5 3 (11.54%) PlateSpin
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco
5 3 (11.54%) Veritas
5 3 (11.54%) F5
6 2 (7.69%) Cognos
6 2 (7.69%) Opsware
7 1 (3.85%) 3PAR
7 1 (3.85%) Brocade
7 1 (3.85%) Perforce
7 1 (3.85%) NetApp
7 1 (3.85%) EMC
7 1 (3.85%) Citrix
7 1 (3.85%) Microsoft