The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank 330 222 187
Rank change year-on-year
-108 -35
Contract jobs citing AIX 270 415 542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.55% 0.89% 1.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.40% 3.97% 4.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 234 233
Average daily rate
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£410 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £220 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 13
Average hourly rate £27.00 £35.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £27.50 £22.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.40 £38.80 £64.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-22.85% +7.69%
Operating Systems Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11237 10446 11236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.77% 22.42% 21.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 6483 5838 5670
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 963 972 1167
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £37.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
AIX
UK

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 July 2014.

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 July 2014.

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 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
London -33 84 £394 -1.56% 12
South East -53 63 £475 +30.58% 21
Yorkshire +13 38 £425 +54.54% 10
North West -32 36 £375 +13.12% 3
West Midlands -17 16 £418 +19.28% 3
North East -6 9 £345 -4.82% 1
East of England -23 9 £320 +27.36% 6
East Midlands +1 8 £450 +35.33% 1
South West -29 2 £507 +84.18% 1
South Coast - - - -
AIX
UK

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

1 343 (60.18%) Linux
2 299 (52.46%) UNIX
3 258 (45.26%) IBM
4 251 (44.04%) Oracle
5 210 (36.84%) Windows
6 186 (32.63%) Solaris
7 142 (24.91%) WebSphere
8 127 (22.28%) Finance
9 110 (19.30%) Red Hat
10 106 (18.60%) SQL
11 102 (17.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 95 (16.67%) SAN
13 91 (15.96%) VMware
13 91 (15.96%) Oracle Database
14 90 (15.79%) DB2
15 88 (15.44%) Shell Script
16 84 (14.74%) HP
17 75 (13.16%) Migration
18 73 (12.81%) Tivoli
19 70 (12.28%) Java
20 66 (11.58%) Mainframe
21 62 (10.88%) Banking
22 57 (10.00%) ITIL
23 55 (9.65%) WebSphere MQ
24 54 (9.47%) Perl
25 53 (9.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
26 52 (9.12%) HPUX
26 52 (9.12%) VMware Infrastructure
27 50 (8.77%) SQL Server
28 48 (8.42%) Microsoft

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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
1 142 (24.91%) WebSphere
2 42 (7.37%) WebLogic
3 40 (7.02%) WebSphere Application Server
4 28 (4.91%) Oracle Workflow
5 21 (3.68%) IIS
6 20 (3.51%) Apache
7 16 (2.81%) IBM HTTP Server
8 15 (2.63%) Tomcat
9 13 (2.28%) SAS
10 10 (1.75%) MQSeries
10 10 (1.75%) Oracle Application Server
11 9 (1.58%) FileNet
12 6 (1.05%) Node.js
12 6 (1.05%) SharePoint Server
13 4 (0.70%) Oracle Coherence
13 4 (0.70%) SAP Portal
13 4 (0.70%) CICS
14 3 (0.53%) NetWeaver
14 3 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 2 (0.35%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 16 (2.81%) MS Office
2 11 (1.93%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (2.11%) Maximo
2 8 (1.40%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.88%) SAP FI/CO
3 5 (0.88%) SAP CO
3 5 (0.88%) SAP FI
4 4 (0.70%) SAP IS-U
4 4 (0.70%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (0.70%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (0.70%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.53%) Oracle CRM
5 3 (0.53%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (0.53%) AWD
6 2 (0.35%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 2 (0.35%) Magento
6 2 (0.35%) SAP GTS
6 2 (0.35%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.35%) SAP PM
7 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.18%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.18%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.58%) SaaS
2 8 (1.40%) GitHub
3 3 (0.53%) IaaS
4 2 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 95 (16.67%) SAN
2 47 (8.25%) Firewall
3 27 (4.74%) SSL
4 26 (4.56%) TCP/IP
5 25 (4.39%) FTP
6 24 (4.21%) LDAP
7 23 (4.04%) NAS
8 22 (3.86%) LAN
9 21 (3.68%) WAN
10 17 (2.98%) DNS
11 16 (2.81%) VPN
12 12 (2.11%) Cisco Nexus
13 10 (1.75%) HTTP
14 9 (1.58%) Network Security
15 8 (1.40%) Internet
16 7 (1.23%) DHCP
16 7 (1.23%) Fibre Channel
17 6 (1.05%) NetScaler
17 6 (1.05%) Kerberos
17 6 (1.05%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (15.96%) Oracle Database
2 90 (15.79%) DB2
3 50 (8.77%) SQL Server
4 42 (7.37%) Oracle Database 11g
5 28 (4.91%) Oracle Database 10g
6 25 (4.39%) Relational Database
7 22 (3.86%) Oracle Reports
8 20 (3.51%) RDBMS
9 15 (2.63%) Oracle9i Database
10 14 (2.46%) MySQL
11 10 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (1.75%) SAP BW
11 10 (1.75%) OLAP
12 9 (1.58%) SQLPlus
13 8 (1.40%) Oracle Database 12c
13 8 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (1.23%) DataStage
15 5 (0.88%) Oracle BI EE
16 4 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 4 (0.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 37 (6.49%) ClearCase
2 32 (5.61%) ClearQuest
3 19 (3.33%) Git (software)
4 18 (3.16%) Ant
5 17 (2.98%) Oracle Forms
6 14 (2.46%) Jenkins
7 12 (2.11%) Subversion
8 11 (1.93%) Maven
9 7 (1.23%) Introscope
10 6 (1.05%) Cucumber
10 6 (1.05%) RSpec
10 6 (1.05%) Jasmine
10 6 (1.05%) Yeoman
10 6 (1.05%) Grunt
10 6 (1.05%) WinRunner
10 6 (1.05%) TestDirector
10 6 (1.05%) QuickTest Pro
10 6 (1.05%) ProC
11 5 (0.88%) Toad
11 5 (0.88%) LoadRunner
General
1 127 (22.28%) Finance
2 62 (10.88%) Banking
3 47 (8.25%) Retail
4 29 (5.09%) Telecoms
5 15 (2.63%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.40%) Investment Banking
6 8 (1.40%) Advertising
7 5 (0.88%) Dutch Language
8 4 (0.70%) French Language
8 4 (0.70%) Marketing
8 4 (0.70%) Legal
9 3 (0.53%) Front Office
9 3 (0.53%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.35%) Local Government
10 2 (0.35%) Automotive
10 2 (0.35%) Publishing
11 1 (0.18%) Electronics
11 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.18%) German Language
Job Titles
1 100 (17.54%) Administrator
2 87 (15.26%) Architect
3 63 (11.05%) Analyst
4 61 (10.70%) Developer
5 60 (10.53%) Consultant
6 33 (5.79%) DBA
7 32 (5.61%) Oracle DBA
8 30 (5.26%) UNIX Administrator
9 27 (4.74%) Infrastructure Architect
10 25 (4.39%) Project Manager
11 23 (4.04%) UNIX Engineer
11 23 (4.04%) AIX Administrator
12 22 (3.86%) Solutions Architect
13 21 (3.68%) Systems Administrator
14 16 (2.81%) WebSphere Administrator
15 15 (2.63%) Technical Architect
16 14 (2.46%) WebSphere Developer
17 13 (2.28%) UNIX Systems Administrator
17 13 (2.28%) Senior Developer
17 13 (2.28%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (9.65%) WebSphere MQ
2 46 (8.07%) Middleware
3 37 (6.49%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 25 (4.39%) HTML
5 20 (3.51%) Web Services
6 15 (2.63%) CSS
7 14 (2.46%) Worklight
8 13 (2.28%) XML
9 10 (1.75%) Ruby on Rails
10 8 (1.40%) Dojo
10 8 (1.40%) HTML5
10 8 (1.40%) RESTful
10 8 (1.40%) CSS3
10 8 (1.40%) J2EE
10 8 (1.40%) Spring
11 7 (1.23%) SAP Basis
11 7 (1.23%) jQuery
12 6 (1.05%) Backbone.js
12 6 (1.05%) Ember.js
12 6 (1.05%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 66 (11.58%) Mainframe
2 48 (8.42%) Clustering
3 33 (5.79%) Management Information System
3 33 (5.79%) HACMP
4 24 (4.21%) Replication
5 21 (3.68%) DataPower
6 18 (3.16%) AS400
7 17 (2.98%) LPAR
8 15 (2.63%) Open Source
9 14 (2.46%) PMI
10 12 (2.11%) Computer Science
11 11 (1.93%) IBM Mainframe
12 9 (1.58%) Enterprise Storage
13 8 (1.40%) Mobile App
14 7 (1.23%) Thin Client
14 7 (1.23%) Fat Client
15 6 (1.05%) Data Integration
16 5 (0.88%) CMDB
17 4 (0.70%) Credit Risk
17 4 (0.70%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 343 (60.18%) Linux
2 299 (52.46%) UNIX
3 210 (36.84%) Windows
4 186 (32.63%) Solaris
5 102 (17.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 52 (9.12%) HPUX
7 47 (8.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 44 (7.72%) Windows Server 2003
9 41 (7.19%) SUSE
10 12 (2.11%) Windows XP
11 9 (1.58%) Mac OS X
11 9 (1.58%) zOS
11 9 (1.58%) Oracle Linux
12 8 (1.40%) CentOS
12 8 (1.40%) Windows NT
13 7 (1.23%) VMS
13 7 (1.23%) Windows 7
14 6 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (1.05%) Ubuntu
15 5 (0.88%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (13.16%) Migration
2 57 (10.00%) ITIL
3 46 (8.07%) Performance Tuning
4 37 (6.49%) Change Management
5 36 (6.32%) Configuration Management
6 35 (6.14%) Service Delivery
7 34 (5.96%) Disaster Recovery
8 33 (5.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 33 (5.79%) Workflow
9 28 (4.91%) Change Control
10 26 (4.56%) Service Management
10 26 (4.56%) Root Cause Analysis
11 25 (4.39%) Workflow Management
12 23 (4.04%) Project Management
13 22 (3.86%) Agile Software Development
14 21 (3.68%) Capacity Planning
15 19 (3.33%) Technical Architecture
16 18 (3.16%) Performance Testing
16 18 (3.16%) DevOps
16 18 (3.16%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 106 (18.60%) SQL
2 88 (15.44%) Shell Script
3 70 (12.28%) Java
4 54 (9.47%) Perl
5 40 (7.02%) Korn
5 40 (7.02%) Bash Shell
6 39 (6.84%) C
7 27 (4.74%) JavaScript
8 25 (4.39%) PL/SQL
9 22 (3.86%) Python
9 22 (3.86%) C++
10 17 (2.98%) Ruby
11 12 (2.11%) VB
12 8 (1.40%) Jython
12 8 (1.40%) Objective-C
13 7 (1.23%) REXX
14 6 (1.05%) CoffeeScript
15 4 (0.70%) T-SQL
15 4 (0.70%) PHP
16 3 (0.53%) C#
Qualifications
1 45 (7.89%) Security Cleared
2 31 (5.44%) SC Cleared
3 18 (3.16%) Degree
4 14 (2.46%) PMI Certification
5 7 (1.23%) ISEB
5 7 (1.23%) DV Cleared
6 6 (1.05%) CISSP
7 5 (0.88%) IBM Certification
7 5 (0.88%) IBM AIX Certification
7 5 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (0.70%) CISM
9 3 (0.53%) CCNP
9 3 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.35%) OCP
10 2 (0.35%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.35%) RHCE
10 2 (0.35%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.93%) SLA
2 10 (1.75%) QA
3 6 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.18%) Basel II
5 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.18%) COREP
System Software
1 52 (9.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (7.37%) Oracle RAC
3 37 (6.49%) Active Directory
4 27 (4.74%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 25 (4.39%) VMware ESX
6 21 (3.68%) Oracle RMAN
7 16 (2.81%) vSphere
8 13 (2.28%) GPFS
9 9 (1.58%) PowerHA
10 7 (1.23%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 6 (1.05%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 6 (1.05%) KVM
11 6 (1.05%) OCFS2
11 6 (1.05%) Terminal Server
11 6 (1.05%) Nmap
11 6 (1.05%) Samba
12 5 (0.88%) NFS
12 5 (0.88%) RHEV
12 5 (0.88%) SRDF
13 4 (0.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 73 (12.81%) Tivoli
2 53 (9.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 28 (4.91%) Data Guard
4 17 (2.98%) Puppet
5 14 (2.46%) NetBackup
6 13 (2.28%) HP Quality Center
7 10 (1.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 8 (1.40%) EMC NetWorker
8 8 (1.40%) BladeLogic
9 7 (1.23%) Nessus
10 6 (1.05%) Capistrano
10 6 (1.05%) CORE IMPACT
10 6 (1.05%) McAfee ePO
10 6 (1.05%) nmon
10 6 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (1.05%) Netcool
10 6 (1.05%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 4 (0.70%) SCCM
11 4 (0.70%) Tivoli Identity Manager
11 4 (0.70%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 258 (45.26%) IBM
2 251 (44.04%) Oracle
3 110 (19.30%) Red Hat
4 91 (15.96%) VMware
5 84 (14.74%) HP
6 48 (8.42%) Microsoft
7 41 (7.19%) Sun
8 38 (6.67%) SAP
9 35 (6.14%) NetApp
9 35 (6.14%) EMC
10 32 (5.61%) Cisco
11 31 (5.44%) Citrix
12 30 (5.26%) JBoss
13 27 (4.74%) Veritas
14 18 (3.16%) Dell
15 13 (2.28%) CA
16 12 (2.11%) Intel
16 12 (2.11%) Sybase
17 11 (1.93%) Siebel
17 11 (1.93%) Informatica
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