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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank 121 107 100
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Contract jobs citing AIX 28 10 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.87% 0.43% 1.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.91% 1.76% 4.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 7
Average daily rate £425 £319 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.31%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £370 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.40% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.20 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £37.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-52.70% +28.69%
Operating Systems Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
717 569 760
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 22.26% 24.67% 24.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 232 331
Average daily rate £325 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £118 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 116 135
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £19.31
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% -9.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Essex - 16 £425 -
Hertfordshire -6 7 - - 4
Suffolk - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - - 1
AIX
England

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 34 (82.93%) Oracle
1 34 (82.93%) Linux
2 31 (75.61%) SQL
3 28 (68.29%) Solaris
3 28 (68.29%) IBM
4 21 (51.22%) Finance
5 20 (48.78%) VMware ESX
5 20 (48.78%) Tivoli
5 20 (48.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 20 (48.78%) NetApp
6 16 (39.02%) Windows
6 16 (39.02%) Capacity Management
7 11 (26.83%) UNIX
7 11 (26.83%) Oracle Database
7 11 (26.83%) Capacity Planning
8 9 (21.95%) DB2
9 8 (19.51%) AS400
10 7 (17.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (17.07%) Red Hat
10 7 (17.07%) Project Management
10 7 (17.07%) HP
10 7 (17.07%) Dell
10 7 (17.07%) E-Commerce
11 6 (14.63%) MQSeries
11 6 (14.63%) Tomcat
11 6 (14.63%) WebSphere Application Server
11 6 (14.63%) IIS
11 6 (14.63%) ITIL
11 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
11 6 (14.63%) Sun

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 6 (14.63%) MQSeries
1 6 (14.63%) Tomcat
1 6 (14.63%) WebSphere Application Server
1 6 (14.63%) IIS
1 6 (14.63%) WebSphere
1 6 (14.63%) IBM HTTP Server
2 5 (12.20%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.76%) MS Office
2 4 (9.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) HTTP
2 5 (12.20%) SAN
3 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.44%) LAN
3 1 (2.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.83%) Oracle Database
2 9 (21.95%) DB2
3 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (12.20%) Oracle9i Database
4 4 (9.76%) MS Access
4 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
4 4 (9.76%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.44%) Redmine
2 1 (2.44%) Subversion
2 1 (2.44%) ClearQuest
2 1 (2.44%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
General
1 21 (51.22%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Manufacturing
2 6 (14.63%) Retail
3 4 (9.76%) Legal
4 1 (2.44%) Marketing
4 1 (2.44%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Capacity Analyst
1 13 (31.71%) Analyst
1 13 (31.71%) Capacity Management Analyst
2 11 (26.83%) Project Manager
3 8 (19.51%) DBA
4 7 (17.07%) Support Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 6 (14.63%) Technical Project Manager
5 6 (14.63%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
5 6 (14.63%) Technical Delivery Manager
5 6 (14.63%) Technical Services Manager
5 6 (14.63%) Delivery Project Manager
5 6 (14.63%) Services Delivery Manager
5 6 (14.63%) Service Manager
5 6 (14.63%) Infrastructure Manager
5 6 (14.63%) Technical Manager
5 6 (14.63%) Delivery Manager
6 5 (12.20%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (4.88%) Data Centre Project Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Data Centre Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.44%) Middleware
2 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) AS400
2 5 (12.20%) Replication
2 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
2 5 (12.20%) iSeries
3 3 (7.32%) PMI
3 3 (7.32%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 34 (82.93%) Linux
2 28 (68.29%) Solaris
3 16 (39.02%) Windows
4 11 (26.83%) UNIX
5 7 (17.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (14.63%) SUSE
7 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.44%) HPUX
7 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) Capacity Management
2 11 (26.83%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (17.07%) Project Management
3 7 (17.07%) E-Commerce
4 6 (14.63%) ITIL
4 6 (14.63%) Web Development
4 6 (14.63%) Service Delivery
4 6 (14.63%) Migration
5 5 (12.20%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (12.20%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (12.20%) PRINCE2
6 4 (9.76%) Change Control
6 4 (9.76%) Quality Management
6 4 (9.76%) Information Security
7 3 (7.32%) Change Management
8 2 (4.88%) PRINCE
9 1 (2.44%) Time Management
9 1 (2.44%) ITSM
9 1 (2.44%) Service Management
9 1 (2.44%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 31 (75.61%) SQL
2 5 (12.20%) Shell Script
2 5 (12.20%) PL/SQL
3 3 (7.32%) C
4 1 (2.44%) Java
4 1 (2.44%) PHP
4 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) MBA
System Software
1 20 (48.78%) VMware ESX
2 5 (12.20%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.44%) Cygwin
3 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (48.78%) Tivoli
1 20 (48.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (12.20%) Data Guard
2 5 (12.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 34 (82.93%) Oracle
2 28 (68.29%) IBM
3 20 (48.78%) NetApp
4 7 (17.07%) Red Hat
4 7 (17.07%) HP
4 7 (17.07%) Dell
5 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
5 6 (14.63%) Sun
6 5 (12.20%) BMC
6 5 (12.20%) Citrix
7 2 (4.88%) VMware
8 1 (2.44%) JD Edwards
8 1 (2.44%) Symantec
8 1 (2.44%) Juniper
8 1 (2.44%) Hitachi
8 1 (2.44%) EMC
8 1 (2.44%) Cisco
8 1 (2.44%) Sybase