The table below looks at the statistics for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AIX
Rank 258 312 211
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -101
Contract jobs citing AIX 429 305 488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.81% 0.61% 1.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.72% 2.66% 4.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 176 265
Average daily rate
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£440 £425 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £355
% change year-on-year
- +19.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 8
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.30 £12.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £150.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%
AIX
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11517 11452 10932
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.67% 22.76% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 6844 6611 6223
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £170 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 902 995 966
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.73 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.89% -4.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £34.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

AIX Jobs Demand Trend in England

AIX
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

AIX Daily Rate Trend in England

AIX
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AIX across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

AIX Daily Rate Histogram in England

AIX
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

AIX Hourly Rate Trend in England

AIX
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AIX across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

AIX Hourly Rate Histogram in England

AIX
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
London +79 170 £448 +11.87% 12
South East +6 105 £450 -10.00% 4
Yorkshire -25 46 £428 +0.58% 5
North West -39 36 £450 +7.14% 8
North East -8 22 £320 -8.57%
West Midlands +5 19 £445 +4.70%
East of England +2 14 £500 +56.25% 3
South West -4 8 £533 +52.14% 1
East Midlands -8 8 £350 -20.45% 2
AIX
UK

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 435 (55.20%) Linux
2 393 (49.87%) UNIX
3 303 (38.45%) Windows
4 302 (38.32%) IBM
5 268 (34.01%) Oracle
6 267 (33.88%) WebSphere
7 244 (30.96%) Solaris
8 169 (21.45%) Finance
9 151 (19.16%) DB2
10 136 (17.26%) SQL
11 125 (15.86%) Shell Script
12 119 (15.10%) Red Hat
12 119 (15.10%) Java
13 112 (14.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 108 (13.71%) ITIL
15 104 (13.20%) WebSphere MQ
16 102 (12.94%) Middleware
16 102 (12.94%) SAN
16 102 (12.94%) Migration
16 102 (12.94%) VMware
17 93 (11.80%) HP
17 93 (11.80%) DataPower
18 87 (11.04%) WebSphere Application Server
19 86 (10.91%) Perl
20 84 (10.66%) Microsoft
21 83 (10.53%) Data Centre
22 80 (10.15%) Agile Software Development
23 75 (9.52%) Banking
24 72 (9.14%) Veritas
24 72 (9.14%) Analytical Skills

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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
1 267 (33.88%) WebSphere
2 87 (11.04%) WebSphere Application Server
3 44 (5.58%) WebLogic
4 36 (4.57%) MQSeries
5 35 (4.44%) CICS
6 29 (3.68%) Tomcat
7 28 (3.55%) SAS
8 27 (3.43%) Apache
9 24 (3.05%) JBoss
10 19 (2.41%) IIS
10 19 (2.41%) IBM HTTP Server
11 18 (2.28%) WebSphere Portal
12 17 (2.16%) WebSphere Process Server
13 13 (1.65%) MS Exchange
14 10 (1.27%) Oracle Application Server
15 9 (1.14%) Commerce Server
16 8 (1.02%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 6 (0.76%) iPlanet
17 6 (0.76%) NetWeaver
17 6 (0.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (3.30%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.54%) MS Visio
3 18 (2.28%) MS Office
4 17 (2.16%) MS Project
5 3 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 21 (2.66%) Maximo
2 8 (1.02%) BusinessWare
2 8 (1.02%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (0.89%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (0.89%) BusinessWorks
4 6 (0.76%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.51%) Fredhopper
6 3 (0.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 3 (0.38%) Magento
6 3 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.38%) SAP CRM
6 3 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.25%) SAP R/3
7 2 (0.25%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
8 1 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.51%) Amazon S3
2 3 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.13%) PaaS
3 1 (0.13%) Office 365
3 1 (0.13%) SoftLayer
3 1 (0.13%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 102 (12.94%) SAN
2 51 (6.47%) Firewall
3 45 (5.71%) SSL
4 43 (5.46%) TCP/IP
5 38 (4.82%) LDAP
6 27 (3.43%) HTTP
7 24 (3.05%) DNS
8 23 (2.92%) NAS
9 18 (2.28%) WAN
10 17 (2.16%) Intrusion Detection
11 15 (1.90%) SSH
12 12 (1.52%) FTP
12 12 (1.52%) LAN
13 11 (1.40%) iSCSI
14 10 (1.27%) Network Security
14 10 (1.27%) FCoE
15 9 (1.14%) Fibre Channel
16 8 (1.02%) VLAN
17 6 (0.76%) DMZ
17 6 (0.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (19.16%) DB2
2 60 (7.61%) SQL Server
3 59 (7.49%) Oracle Database
4 33 (4.19%) Oracle Database 11g
5 30 (3.81%) MySQL
6 22 (2.79%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 21 (2.66%) Relational Database
7 21 (2.66%) PowerCenter
8 16 (2.03%) RDBMS
8 16 (2.03%) Base SAS
9 15 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (1.65%) BusinessObjects
11 12 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
12 11 (1.40%) DataStage
12 11 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
13 10 (1.27%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 9 (1.14%) Oracle Database 12c
14 9 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
15 8 (1.02%) Hadoop
16 6 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (3.17%) Introscope
2 22 (2.79%) Subversion
2 22 (2.79%) Git (software)
3 21 (2.66%) Maven
3 21 (2.66%) ClearCase
4 20 (2.54%) Ant
5 19 (2.41%) Jenkins
6 13 (1.65%) ClearQuest
6 13 (1.65%) JIRA
7 9 (1.14%) LoadRunner
8 8 (1.02%) Selenium
9 5 (0.63%) JBehave
9 5 (0.63%) SoapUI
10 4 (0.51%) AccuRev
11 3 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (0.25%) ProC
12 2 (0.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (0.25%) Oracle APEX
12 2 (0.25%) RSpec
General
1 169 (21.45%) Finance
2 75 (9.52%) Banking
3 28 (3.55%) Retail
4 11 (1.40%) Financial Institution
4 11 (1.40%) Telecoms
5 6 (0.76%) Spanish Language
6 5 (0.63%) Investment Banking
6 5 (0.63%) Retail Banking
6 5 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (0.51%) Law
7 4 (0.51%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.51%) Advertising
8 3 (0.38%) Legal
9 2 (0.25%) Back Office
10 1 (0.13%) Games
10 1 (0.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 123 (15.61%) Administrator
2 116 (14.72%) Architect
3 114 (14.47%) Consultant
4 75 (9.52%) Developer
5 69 (8.76%) Analyst
6 42 (5.33%) Systems Administrator
7 38 (4.82%) Infrastructure Architect
8 37 (4.70%) UNIX Administrator
9 28 (3.55%) Technical Architect
10 27 (3.43%) WebSphere Administrator
11 23 (2.92%) UNIX Engineer
11 23 (2.92%) AIX Specialist
12 22 (2.79%) UNIX Systems Administrator
13 20 (2.54%) Project Manager
13 20 (2.54%) Support Analyst
13 20 (2.54%) WebSphere Consultant
14 19 (2.41%) AIX Administrator
15 18 (2.28%) WebSphere Specialist
15 18 (2.28%) Solutions Architect
16 17 (2.16%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (13.20%) WebSphere MQ
2 102 (12.94%) Middleware
3 71 (9.01%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 48 (6.09%) XML
5 46 (5.84%) HTML
6 29 (3.68%) SOAP
7 27 (3.43%) JSP
8 20 (2.54%) JMS
8 20 (2.54%) JSON
9 18 (2.28%) J2EE
10 17 (2.16%) CSS
11 16 (2.03%) Servlets
12 14 (1.78%) Web Services
12 14 (1.78%) Java EE
13 13 (1.65%) SailPoint
14 12 (1.52%) SPML
15 11 (1.40%) REST
15 11 (1.40%) Ajax
15 11 (1.40%) SAP Basis
16 9 (1.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 93 (11.80%) DataPower
2 83 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 72 (9.14%) Analytical Skills
4 64 (8.12%) Clustering
5 51 (6.47%) Mainframe
6 39 (4.95%) Management Information System
7 36 (4.57%) PKI
8 33 (4.19%) LPAR
9 28 (3.55%) HACMP
10 18 (2.28%) AS400
11 17 (2.16%) iSeries
12 16 (2.03%) IBM Mainframe
13 13 (1.65%) Credit Risk
14 12 (1.52%) Data Integration
14 12 (1.52%) Cryptography
14 12 (1.52%) Replication
15 9 (1.14%) VSAM
16 7 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
17 6 (0.76%) Grid Computing
18 5 (0.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 435 (55.20%) Linux
2 393 (49.87%) UNIX
3 303 (38.45%) Windows
4 244 (30.96%) Solaris
5 112 (14.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 70 (8.88%) zOS
7 43 (5.46%) HPUX
8 30 (3.81%) SUSE
9 18 (2.28%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 13 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (1.27%) Oracle Linux
12 9 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (1.14%) VMS
13 6 (0.76%) Windows Vista
14 5 (0.63%) OS/390
14 5 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (0.63%) Mac OS
15 4 (0.51%) VME
15 4 (0.51%) Windows XP
16 3 (0.38%) i5/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (13.71%) ITIL
2 102 (12.94%) Migration
3 80 (10.15%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (7.23%) Change Management
5 47 (5.96%) Configuration Management
6 44 (5.58%) Performance Tuning
7 43 (5.46%) Project Management
8 35 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
9 33 (4.19%) Root Cause Analysis
10 32 (4.06%) DevOps
10 32 (4.06%) Disaster Recovery
10 32 (4.06%) E-Commerce
11 26 (3.30%) Problem Management
12 25 (3.17%) OO
12 25 (3.17%) ETL
13 24 (3.05%) Technical Architecture
13 24 (3.05%) Release Management
14 22 (2.79%) Continuous Integration
14 22 (2.79%) Service Delivery
14 22 (2.79%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 136 (17.26%) SQL
2 125 (15.86%) Shell Script
3 119 (15.10%) Java
4 86 (10.91%) Perl
5 58 (7.36%) JavaScript
6 47 (5.96%) Korn
7 46 (5.84%) Python
8 33 (4.19%) Jython
8 33 (4.19%) C
9 27 (3.43%) Bash Shell
10 20 (2.54%) C++
11 16 (2.03%) PL/SQL
12 14 (1.78%) VB
13 13 (1.65%) BeanShell
14 11 (1.40%) Ruby
15 10 (1.27%) COBOL
16 9 (1.14%) T-SQL
16 9 (1.14%) sed
17 8 (1.02%) AWK
18 6 (0.76%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 57 (7.23%) Security Cleared
2 35 (4.44%) Degree
3 31 (3.93%) SC Cleared
4 18 (2.28%) IBM Certification
5 17 (2.16%) CISSP
6 12 (1.52%) DV Cleared
7 10 (1.27%) ISEB
8 6 (0.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.63%) Sun Certification
9 5 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.51%) GCIA
10 4 (0.51%) GCIH
10 4 (0.51%) CEH
11 3 (0.38%) CISM
11 3 (0.38%) Oracle Certification
12 2 (0.25%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.25%) IBM WebSphere Certification
12 2 (0.25%) CCNA
12 2 (0.25%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.30%) QA
2 10 (1.27%) Data Quality
2 10 (1.27%) SLA
3 8 (1.02%) COBIT
4 5 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.51%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.51%) COSO
6 2 (0.25%) BS7799
System Software
1 67 (8.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (4.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 24 (3.05%) Active Directory
4 20 (2.54%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 17 (2.16%) NFS
6 16 (2.03%) VMware ESX
6 16 (2.03%) PowerHA
6 16 (2.03%) Oracle RAC
7 15 (1.90%) Oracle Clusterware
8 14 (1.78%) vSphere
8 14 (1.78%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 10 (1.27%) Hyper-V
10 8 (1.02%) GPFS
11 7 (0.89%) KVM
12 5 (0.63%) Tivoli Directory Server
12 5 (0.63%) Samba
13 4 (0.51%) RACF
13 4 (0.51%) Veritas File System
14 3 (0.38%) RHEV
14 3 (0.38%) iptables
Systems Management
1 60 (7.61%) Tivoli
2 32 (4.06%) Puppet
3 28 (3.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 25 (3.17%) CA Wily
5 22 (2.79%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (1.65%) Oracle ZFS
6 13 (1.65%) BladeLogic
7 10 (1.27%) Oracle RMAN
7 10 (1.27%) EMC NetWorker
8 9 (1.14%) NetBackup
8 9 (1.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 8 (1.02%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 8 (1.02%) Data Guard
9 8 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
10 6 (0.76%) HP Operations Orchestration
10 6 (0.76%) CA Single Sign-On
11 5 (0.63%) yum
12 4 (0.51%) Ansible
12 4 (0.51%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 4 (0.51%) SCCM
Vendors
1 302 (38.32%) IBM
2 268 (34.01%) Oracle
3 119 (15.10%) Red Hat
4 102 (12.94%) VMware
5 93 (11.80%) HP
6 84 (10.66%) Microsoft
7 72 (9.14%) Veritas
8 64 (8.12%) Sun
9 51 (6.47%) CA
10 46 (5.84%) EMC
11 45 (5.71%) SAP
12 32 (4.06%) Informatica
13 31 (3.93%) Citrix
14 20 (2.54%) Ab Initio
14 20 (2.54%) 3PAR
15 19 (2.41%) NetApp
16 17 (2.16%) Sybase
16 17 (2.16%) Cisco
17 15 (1.90%) Symantec
18 14 (1.78%) Axway
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London
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London
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