The first table below looks at the demand for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 31 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 of England 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank 138 112 123
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +11
Contract jobs citing AIX 9 14 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.30% 0.59% 0.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.13% 2.31% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 3
Average daily rate
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£320 £251 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.36% -37.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £500 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-22.85% +7.69%
Operating Systems Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
800 606 828
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.27% 25.52% 27.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 414 227 352
Average daily rate £300 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £158 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 117 141
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -14.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £39.08 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
AIX
England

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

AIX Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

AIX
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

AIX Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

AIX
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AIX across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

AIX Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

AIX
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

AIX Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

AIX
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 31 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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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
Essex -2 1 - -
Cambridgeshire -8 1 £375 +57.89% 2
Bedfordshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - - 3
AIX
England

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 20 (66.67%) Linux
2 19 (63.33%) Oracle
3 16 (53.33%) Windows
4 15 (50.00%) IBM
5 12 (40.00%) Solaris
5 12 (40.00%) SQL
5 12 (40.00%) Oracle Database
6 11 (36.67%) Finance
7 10 (33.33%) UNIX
8 9 (30.00%) PRINCE2
9 8 (26.67%) C
9 8 (26.67%) Mainframe
9 8 (26.67%) HP
9 8 (26.67%) PMI
9 8 (26.67%) PMI Certification
9 8 (26.67%) AS400
10 7 (23.33%) IBM HTTP Server
10 7 (23.33%) Migration
10 7 (23.33%) Retail
10 7 (23.33%) WebSphere
10 7 (23.33%) Dell
10 7 (23.33%) Change Management
10 7 (23.33%) HTTP
11 6 (20.00%) MQSeries
11 6 (20.00%) E-Commerce
11 6 (20.00%) Tomcat
11 6 (20.00%) ITIL
11 6 (20.00%) DB2
11 6 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
11 6 (20.00%) IIS

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 7 (23.33%) IBM HTTP Server
1 7 (23.33%) WebSphere
2 6 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (20.00%) IIS
2 6 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (20.00%) MQSeries
3 5 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (6.67%) Apache
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (3.33%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) HTTP
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (20.00%) DB2
3 5 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
3 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.33%) Subversion
2 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.33%) Grunt
2 1 (3.33%) Yeoman
2 1 (3.33%) Ant
General
1 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 7 (23.33%) Retail
3 6 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 6 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 6 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
2 6 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 6 (20.00%) Technical Manager
2 6 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
2 6 (20.00%) Technical Services Manager
2 6 (20.00%) Delivery Project Manager
2 6 (20.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 6 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 6 (20.00%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
2 6 (20.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Capacity Management Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
3 5 (16.67%) Capacity Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) DBA
3 5 (16.67%) Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Architect
5 1 (3.33%) AIX Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) HTML
1 1 (3.33%) CSS
1 1 (3.33%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (3.33%) Dojo
1 1 (3.33%) RESTful
1 1 (3.33%) HTML5
1 1 (3.33%) CSS3
1 1 (3.33%) Worklight
1 1 (3.33%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) AS400
1 8 (26.67%) PMI
1 8 (26.67%) Mainframe
2 5 (16.67%) Replication
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) iSeries
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (66.67%) Linux
2 16 (53.33%) Windows
3 12 (40.00%) Solaris
4 10 (33.33%) UNIX
5 6 (20.00%) SUSE
5 6 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (6.67%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (23.33%) Change Management
2 7 (23.33%) Migration
3 6 (20.00%) ITIL
3 6 (20.00%) Web Development
3 6 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (20.00%) Project Management
3 6 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 5 (16.67%) Capacity Management
4 5 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) Logistics
5 1 (3.33%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) PRINCE
5 1 (3.33%) BCP
5 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) SQL
2 8 (26.67%) C
3 5 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 5 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.33%) Objective-C
4 1 (3.33%) Java
4 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.33%) MBA
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) VMware ESX
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (3.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (3.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (16.67%) Tivoli
1 5 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 5 (16.67%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 19 (63.33%) Oracle
2 15 (50.00%) IBM
3 8 (26.67%) HP
4 7 (23.33%) Dell
5 6 (20.00%) Sun
5 6 (20.00%) NetApp
5 6 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (6.67%) VMware
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco
7 1 (3.33%) Veritas
7 1 (3.33%) Symantec
7 1 (3.33%) EMC
7 1 (3.33%) Juniper
7 1 (3.33%) Hitachi
7 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.33%) Sybase