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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AIX
Rank 267 229 249
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +20
Contract jobs citing AIX 349 383 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.75% 0.87% 0.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.28% 3.88% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 210 151
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£400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £525 £532
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 4
Average hourly rate £36.88 £17.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.71% -52.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.20 £17.50 £22.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £31.25 £46.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.88 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+110.71% -26.31%
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
10645 9860 9025
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.92% 22.42% 22.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 6292 5512 4817
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.93% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 853 912 1031
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £33.50 £38.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -11.76%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -13 104 £431 +4.41% 13
South East -5 92 £375 -11.76% 10
West Midlands +15 44 £438 +16.66% 5
North West -45 27 £450 +34.83% 3
Yorkshire -14 23 £400 +33.33% 4
South West -8 15 £425 +112.50% 3
East Midlands +18 14 £350 +0.71%
East of England -6 13 £500 +17.64% 1
North East -11 11 £275 +14.58% 1
Midlands +1 1 - -
AIX
UK

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 410 (63.17%) Linux
2 345 (53.16%) UNIX
3 282 (43.45%) Windows
4 263 (40.52%) Oracle
5 238 (36.67%) IBM
6 203 (31.28%) Solaris
7 154 (23.73%) SQL
8 138 (21.26%) Finance
9 132 (20.34%) Red Hat
10 129 (19.88%) WebSphere
11 127 (19.57%) HP
12 124 (19.11%) SAN
13 121 (18.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 116 (17.87%) VMware
15 107 (16.49%) Perl
16 106 (16.33%) Java
17 92 (14.18%) Shell Script
18 91 (14.02%) ITIL
19 90 (13.87%) SQL Server
20 87 (13.41%) DB2
21 85 (13.10%) Migration
22 82 (12.63%) Oracle Database
23 77 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
24 75 (11.56%) Microsoft
25 68 (10.48%) VMware Infrastructure
26 67 (10.32%) Apache
27 63 (9.71%) Middleware
27 63 (9.71%) Banking
28 61 (9.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
28 61 (9.40%) EMC

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 129 (19.88%) WebSphere
2 67 (10.32%) Apache
3 45 (6.93%) WebLogic
4 42 (6.47%) WebSphere Application Server
5 40 (6.16%) JBoss
6 35 (5.39%) IIS
7 34 (5.24%) Tomcat
8 26 (4.01%) IBM HTTP Server
9 13 (2.00%) Confluence
10 12 (1.85%) NetWeaver
11 11 (1.69%) SharePoint
12 10 (1.54%) Oracle Workflow
12 10 (1.54%) CICS
13 9 (1.39%) SAS
13 9 (1.39%) WebSphere Portal
14 8 (1.23%) MS Exchange
15 7 (1.08%) iPlanet
15 7 (1.08%) TIBCO EMS
15 7 (1.08%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
16 5 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 33 (5.08%) MS Excel
2 22 (3.39%) MS Office
3 7 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.92%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.15%) MS Project
5 1 (0.15%) DOC1
5 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (2.62%) Oracle EBS
1 17 (2.62%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (1.54%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (1.08%) BusinessWorks
3 7 (1.08%) Oracle Financials
4 6 (0.92%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 6 (0.92%) Markit EDM
4 6 (0.92%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
5 5 (0.77%) Oracle HRMS
6 4 (0.62%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.46%) Oracle 11i
7 3 (0.46%) Maximo
7 3 (0.46%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (0.46%) Temenos T24
8 2 (0.31%) Summit
9 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle Payroll
9 1 (0.15%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.15%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.15%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.69%) SaaS
2 2 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.15%) PaaS
3 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.15%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 124 (19.11%) SAN
2 42 (6.47%) DNS
3 39 (6.01%) Firewall
4 31 (4.78%) LDAP
4 31 (4.78%) WAN
5 29 (4.47%) TCP/IP
6 22 (3.39%) VPN
6 22 (3.39%) SSL
7 21 (3.24%) LAN
8 20 (3.08%) Fibre Channel
9 19 (2.93%) Internet
9 19 (2.93%) VLAN
10 18 (2.77%) Network Security
10 18 (2.77%) Ethernet
10 18 (2.77%) FTP
11 17 (2.62%) NetScaler
12 16 (2.47%) FCoE
13 15 (2.31%) BGP
13 15 (2.31%) IPsec
13 15 (2.31%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (13.87%) SQL Server
2 87 (13.41%) DB2
3 82 (12.63%) Oracle Database
4 46 (7.09%) Relational Database
5 39 (6.01%) RDBMS
6 23 (3.54%) Oracle Reports
7 19 (2.93%) Oracle Database 11g
8 17 (2.62%) SQL Server 2008
9 15 (2.31%) SAP BW
9 15 (2.31%) BusinessObjects
9 15 (2.31%) SAP HANA
10 14 (2.16%) Oracle Database 10g
11 12 (1.85%) MySQL
12 11 (1.69%) Oracle Discoverer
12 11 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
13 10 (1.54%) Oracle Database 12c
13 10 (1.54%) SQLPlus
14 9 (1.39%) Informix
15 8 (1.23%) Oracle OWB
15 8 (1.23%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 28 (4.31%) Maven
1 28 (4.31%) JIRA
2 27 (4.16%) Subversion
3 25 (3.85%) ClearCase
4 20 (3.08%) Jenkins
5 18 (2.77%) Ant
6 14 (2.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 13 (2.00%) Toad
7 13 (2.00%) ClearQuest
7 13 (2.00%) Hudson
8 12 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (1.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 7 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (0.92%) SoapUI
11 6 (0.92%) Eclipse
11 6 (0.92%) TestDirector
12 5 (0.77%) JBehave
12 5 (0.77%) Selenium
13 4 (0.62%) TeamCity
13 4 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
General
1 138 (21.26%) Finance
2 63 (9.71%) Banking
3 27 (4.16%) Retail
4 17 (2.62%) Manufacturing
5 16 (2.47%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (1.08%) Investment Banking
7 7 (1.08%) Legal
8 5 (0.77%) Advertising
8 5 (0.77%) Corporate Banking
9 4 (0.62%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.46%) Publishing
11 2 (0.31%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.31%) Law
11 2 (0.31%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.15%) Local Government
12 1 (0.15%) Front Office
12 1 (0.15%) Electronics
12 1 (0.15%) Automotive
12 1 (0.15%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 99 (15.25%) Architect
2 90 (13.87%) Administrator
3 65 (10.02%) Analyst
4 49 (7.55%) Consultant
5 44 (6.78%) Infrastructure Architect
6 41 (6.32%) DBA
7 40 (6.16%) Developer
8 36 (5.55%) Technical Architect
9 35 (5.39%) UNIX Administrator
10 30 (4.62%) Systems Administrator
10 30 (4.62%) Support Analyst
11 27 (4.16%) Oracle DBA
12 25 (3.85%) UNIX Engineer
13 23 (3.54%) UNIX Systems Administrator
14 22 (3.39%) Linux Engineer
15 21 (3.24%) AIX Administrator
16 20 (3.08%) DevOps Engineer
17 18 (2.77%) Applications Support
18 17 (2.62%) Linux Administrator
19 16 (2.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (9.71%) Middleware
2 50 (7.70%) HTML
3 49 (7.55%) WebSphere MQ
4 30 (4.62%) Web Services
4 30 (4.62%) JSP
5 28 (4.31%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 26 (4.01%) CSS
7 23 (3.54%) J2EE
8 19 (2.93%) XML
9 16 (2.47%) jQuery
10 15 (2.31%) .NET
10 15 (2.31%) RabbitMQ
10 15 (2.31%) Regular Expression
11 9 (1.39%) SOAP
11 9 (1.39%) Oracle Fusion
12 8 (1.23%) YUI
12 8 (1.23%) SAP Basis
13 7 (1.08%) Rendezvous
13 7 (1.08%) WebCenter
13 7 (1.08%) Catalyst
Miscellaneous
1 77 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (6.47%) Clustering
3 38 (5.86%) Mainframe
4 35 (5.39%) HACMP
5 30 (4.62%) Management Information System
5 30 (4.62%) Open Source
6 21 (3.24%) DataPower
7 19 (2.93%) Replication
8 10 (1.54%) AS400
9 9 (1.39%) VSAM
10 8 (1.23%) iSeries
11 7 (1.08%) LPAR
12 6 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (0.92%) Credit Risk
13 5 (0.77%) Enterprise Storage
13 5 (0.77%) Computer Science
13 5 (0.77%) PKI
14 4 (0.62%) IBM Mainframe
14 4 (0.62%) SWIFT
14 4 (0.62%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 410 (63.17%) Linux
2 345 (53.16%) UNIX
3 282 (43.45%) Windows
4 203 (31.28%) Solaris
5 121 (18.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 53 (8.17%) HPUX
7 41 (6.32%) SUSE
8 40 (6.16%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 34 (5.24%) Windows Server 2008
10 29 (4.47%) Oracle Linux
11 16 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
12 15 (2.31%) zOS
13 10 (1.54%) Windows 7
14 9 (1.39%) Windows XP
15 8 (1.23%) VMS
16 6 (0.92%) Ubuntu
17 4 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
18 3 (0.46%) NetWare
18 3 (0.46%) Windows NT
18 3 (0.46%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (14.02%) ITIL
2 85 (13.10%) Migration
3 52 (8.01%) Service Management
4 47 (7.24%) Performance Tuning
5 46 (7.09%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (6.16%) Configuration Management
6 40 (6.16%) Change Management
6 40 (6.16%) Disaster Recovery
7 37 (5.70%) Service Delivery
8 36 (5.55%) DevOps
9 30 (4.62%) Technical Architecture
10 29 (4.47%) E-Commerce
11 28 (4.31%) Stakeholder Management
12 25 (3.85%) Performance Analysis
13 23 (3.54%) Root Cause Analysis
14 21 (3.24%) Line Management
15 20 (3.08%) Load Balancing
15 20 (3.08%) Change Control
15 20 (3.08%) High Availability
15 20 (3.08%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 154 (23.73%) SQL
2 107 (16.49%) Perl
3 106 (16.33%) Java
4 92 (14.18%) Shell Script
5 49 (7.55%) JavaScript
6 43 (6.63%) C
6 43 (6.63%) Bash Shell
7 41 (6.32%) Python
7 41 (6.32%) Korn
8 24 (3.70%) PL/SQL
9 21 (3.24%) C++
10 15 (2.31%) T-SQL
11 13 (2.00%) Ruby
12 12 (1.85%) PHP
13 11 (1.69%) COBOL
13 11 (1.69%) ABAP
14 10 (1.54%) Jython
15 9 (1.39%) PowerShell
16 8 (1.23%) C#
17 5 (0.77%) VB
Qualifications
1 52 (8.01%) Security Cleared
2 30 (4.62%) SC Cleared
3 21 (3.24%) Degree
4 13 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
5 11 (1.69%) CISSP
6 6 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.77%) MCSE
7 5 (0.77%) DV Cleared
8 4 (0.62%) MCITP
8 4 (0.62%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.46%) CCNA
9 3 (0.46%) IBM AIX Certification
9 3 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.46%) Sun Certification
9 3 (0.46%) SCSA
9 3 (0.46%) CEH
9 3 (0.46%) OSCP
9 3 (0.46%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.31%) MCTS
10 2 (0.31%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.77%) SLA
2 13 (2.00%) QA
3 7 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 3 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.15%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.15%) COSO
5 1 (0.15%) COBIT
5 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 68 (10.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (4.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 24 (3.70%) vSphere
3 24 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
3 24 (3.70%) Oracle RMAN
4 23 (3.54%) Active Directory
4 23 (3.54%) PowerHA
5 20 (3.08%) VMware ESX
5 20 (3.08%) Firmware
6 15 (2.31%) Samba
6 15 (2.31%) FreeRADIUS
7 11 (1.69%) GPFS
8 10 (1.54%) Squid
9 9 (1.39%) SRDF
10 8 (1.23%) XenApp
10 8 (1.23%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 8 (1.23%) NFS
10 8 (1.23%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 6 (0.92%) Nmap
12 5 (0.77%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 61 (9.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 57 (8.78%) Tivoli
3 42 (6.47%) Puppet
4 25 (3.85%) NetBackup
5 20 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
6 17 (2.62%) Data Guard
7 14 (2.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 12 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
9 9 (1.39%) CA Spectrum
10 7 (1.08%) TIBCO Hawk
10 7 (1.08%) HP Operations Orchestration
11 6 (0.92%) CORE IMPACT
11 6 (0.92%) Nessus
11 6 (0.92%) Control-M
12 5 (0.77%) Tivoli Monitoring
12 5 (0.77%) EMC TimeFinder
12 5 (0.77%) Cobbler
13 4 (0.62%) nmon
13 4 (0.62%) Red Hat Satellite
13 4 (0.62%) SCCM
Vendors
1 263 (40.52%) Oracle
2 238 (36.67%) IBM
3 132 (20.34%) Red Hat
4 127 (19.57%) HP
5 116 (17.87%) VMware
6 75 (11.56%) Microsoft
7 61 (9.40%) EMC
8 55 (8.47%) Veritas
9 44 (6.78%) SAP
9 44 (6.78%) Cisco
10 42 (6.47%) Citrix
11 40 (6.16%) Sun
12 33 (5.08%) NetApp
13 24 (3.70%) Brocade
14 20 (3.08%) CheckPoint
15 19 (2.93%) webMethods
16 18 (2.77%) CA
16 18 (2.77%) Software AG
17 16 (2.47%) BMC
18 15 (2.31%) Business Objects
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Platform People
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Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 per annum
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City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
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Rate: £500 - £625 per day
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Manchester
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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London
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Leeds
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