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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AIX
Rank 287 327 225
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -102
Contract jobs citing AIX 362 270 412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.70% 0.55% 0.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.25% 2.40% 3.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 165 232
Average daily rate
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£429 £410 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £260 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
- +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 5
Average hourly rate £42.50 £27.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.40% -22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.25 £14.60 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.90 £39.40 £38.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+48.14% -22.85%
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
11122 11255 10462
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.59% 22.80% 22.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 6671 6495 5835
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £168 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £518 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 867 963 981
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £28.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.23
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.55%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 31 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +66 154 £425 +7.93% 10
South East +16 90 £450 -5.26% 4
Yorkshire -29 32 £426 +0.29% 8
North West -35 27 £375 - 7
West Midlands +7 20 £450 +7.78% 5
North East -22 13 £488 +41.30% 2
East Midlands +3 11 £350 -22.22% 3
South West -2 8 £500 -1.28%
East of England -3 6 £438 +36.71% 3
Midlands +1 1 - -
AIX
UK

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 392 (55.76%) Linux
2 373 (53.06%) UNIX
3 270 (38.41%) Windows
4 250 (35.56%) IBM
5 238 (33.85%) WebSphere
6 235 (33.43%) Oracle
7 219 (31.15%) Solaris
8 157 (22.33%) Finance
9 140 (19.91%) DB2
10 131 (18.63%) SQL
11 117 (16.64%) Shell Script
12 109 (15.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 108 (15.36%) VMware
14 107 (15.22%) Red Hat
15 103 (14.65%) Java
16 102 (14.51%) SAN
17 95 (13.51%) ITIL
18 91 (12.94%) WebSphere MQ
19 90 (12.80%) HP
20 88 (12.52%) DataPower
21 87 (12.38%) Migration
22 82 (11.66%) Perl
22 82 (11.66%) Middleware
22 82 (11.66%) Veritas
23 74 (10.53%) WebSphere Application Server
24 73 (10.38%) Data Centre
25 72 (10.24%) Banking
26 70 (9.96%) Agile Software Development
27 69 (9.82%) Clustering
28 68 (9.67%) VMware Infrastructure

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 238 (33.85%) WebSphere
2 74 (10.53%) WebSphere Application Server
3 34 (4.84%) WebLogic
4 29 (4.13%) MQSeries
4 29 (4.13%) CICS
5 28 (3.98%) Tomcat
6 25 (3.56%) Apache
7 24 (3.41%) JBoss
8 22 (3.13%) IIS
9 20 (2.84%) SAS
9 20 (2.84%) WebSphere Portal
10 19 (2.70%) IBM HTTP Server
11 18 (2.56%) WebSphere Process Server
12 11 (1.56%) MS Exchange
13 8 (1.14%) SharePoint
14 6 (0.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 6 (0.85%) WebLogic Portal
14 6 (0.85%) Commerce Server
15 5 (0.71%) iPlanet
15 5 (0.71%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 25 (3.56%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.42%) MS Office
3 15 (2.13%) MS Visio
3 15 (2.13%) MS Project
4 2 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 21 (2.99%) Maximo
2 10 (1.42%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (1.28%) BusinessWorks
4 7 (1.00%) BusinessWare
5 5 (0.71%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.57%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (0.57%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 4 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.43%) Fredhopper
7 3 (0.43%) SAP CRM
7 3 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.28%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle HRMS
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle Payroll
9 1 (0.14%) Summit
9 1 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.57%) Amazon S3
2 3 (0.43%) PaaS
3 2 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.14%) SaaS
4 1 (0.14%) Office 365
4 1 (0.14%) GitHub
4 1 (0.14%) IaaS
4 1 (0.14%) SoftLayer
4 1 (0.14%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 102 (14.51%) SAN
2 44 (6.26%) Firewall
3 38 (5.41%) LDAP
4 37 (5.26%) SSL
5 36 (5.12%) TCP/IP
6 24 (3.41%) DNS
6 24 (3.41%) HTTP
7 23 (3.27%) WAN
7 23 (3.27%) NAS
8 19 (2.70%) LAN
9 15 (2.13%) SSH
10 14 (1.99%) Fibre Channel
11 13 (1.85%) iSCSI
12 12 (1.71%) Intrusion Detection
12 12 (1.71%) VLAN
12 12 (1.71%) Network Security
12 12 (1.71%) FTP
12 12 (1.71%) FCoE
13 9 (1.28%) Internet
14 7 (1.00%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (19.91%) DB2
2 53 (7.54%) Oracle Database
3 49 (6.97%) SQL Server
4 29 (4.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 21 (2.99%) Relational Database
6 20 (2.84%) PowerCenter
7 17 (2.42%) RDBMS
7 17 (2.42%) MySQL
8 15 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (2.13%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 14 (1.99%) Oracle Database 10g
10 11 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
10 11 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
11 9 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (1.14%) Base SAS
12 8 (1.14%) DB2 UDB
12 8 (1.14%) Oracle Database 12c
13 7 (1.00%) DataStage
14 6 (0.85%) Oracle Discoverer
14 6 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 23 (3.27%) Introscope
2 21 (2.99%) Subversion
3 20 (2.84%) Maven
3 20 (2.84%) Git (software)
4 17 (2.42%) Ant
5 16 (2.28%) ClearCase
6 12 (1.71%) Jenkins
7 10 (1.42%) JIRA
8 9 (1.28%) LoadRunner
9 7 (1.00%) ClearQuest
10 5 (0.71%) Selenium
10 5 (0.71%) JBehave
10 5 (0.71%) SoapUI
11 4 (0.57%) AccuRev
12 3 (0.43%) TestDirector
12 3 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
13 2 (0.28%) Toad
13 2 (0.28%) WinRunner
13 2 (0.28%) HP UFT
13 2 (0.28%) ProC
General
1 157 (22.33%) Finance
2 72 (10.24%) Banking
3 26 (3.70%) Retail
4 12 (1.71%) Financial Institution
5 11 (1.56%) Telecoms
6 6 (0.85%) Spanish Language
7 5 (0.71%) Investment Banking
7 5 (0.71%) Retail Banking
8 4 (0.57%) Advertising
8 4 (0.57%) Law
9 2 (0.28%) Legal
9 2 (0.28%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.28%) Marketing
10 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 118 (16.79%) Administrator
2 96 (13.66%) Architect
3 92 (13.09%) Consultant
4 69 (9.82%) Developer
5 57 (8.11%) Analyst
6 39 (5.55%) Systems Administrator
7 36 (5.12%) UNIX Administrator
8 30 (4.27%) Infrastructure Architect
9 29 (4.13%) Technical Architect
10 25 (3.56%) WebSphere Administrator
11 22 (3.13%) UNIX Engineer
11 22 (3.13%) UNIX Systems Administrator
12 20 (2.84%) Project Manager
13 19 (2.70%) Support Analyst
13 19 (2.70%) AIX Administrator
14 18 (2.56%) WebSphere Consultant
14 18 (2.56%) DBA
15 17 (2.42%) WebSphere Specialist
16 16 (2.28%) Server Administrator
16 16 (2.28%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (12.94%) WebSphere MQ
2 82 (11.66%) Middleware
3 54 (7.68%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 43 (6.12%) XML
5 37 (5.26%) HTML
6 25 (3.56%) SOAP
7 23 (3.27%) JSP
8 18 (2.56%) JSON
9 17 (2.42%) Web Services
10 16 (2.28%) JMS
11 15 (2.13%) Java EE
12 13 (1.85%) Servlets
13 12 (1.71%) J2EE
14 11 (1.56%) CSS
15 10 (1.42%) REST
16 9 (1.28%) SailPoint
16 9 (1.28%) SPML
16 9 (1.28%) WSDL
16 9 (1.28%) TIBCO EMS
17 8 (1.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 88 (12.52%) DataPower
2 73 (10.38%) Data Centre
3 69 (9.82%) Clustering
4 65 (9.25%) Analytical Skills
5 31 (4.41%) Mainframe
5 31 (4.41%) Management Information System
6 30 (4.27%) LPAR
7 26 (3.70%) PKI
7 26 (3.70%) HACMP
8 18 (2.56%) iSeries
9 16 (2.28%) AS400
10 13 (1.85%) Replication
11 11 (1.56%) Data Integration
12 10 (1.42%) Credit Risk
13 9 (1.28%) IBM Mainframe
14 8 (1.14%) Cryptography
15 7 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
16 5 (0.71%) VSAM
16 5 (0.71%) Grid Computing
17 4 (0.57%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 392 (55.76%) Linux
2 373 (53.06%) UNIX
3 270 (38.41%) Windows
4 219 (31.15%) Solaris
5 109 (15.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 54 (7.68%) zOS
7 45 (6.40%) HPUX
8 26 (3.70%) SUSE
9 17 (2.42%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 15 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (1.56%) Oracle Linux
13 9 (1.28%) VMS
14 8 (1.14%) Windows XP
14 8 (1.14%) Windows Vista
15 7 (1.00%) Mac OS
16 6 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
17 5 (0.71%) NetWare
18 4 (0.57%) VME
19 3 (0.43%) i5/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (13.51%) ITIL
2 87 (12.38%) Migration
3 70 (9.96%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (7.97%) Change Management
5 47 (6.69%) Performance Tuning
6 44 (6.26%) Configuration Management
7 36 (5.12%) Project Management
8 33 (4.69%) Root Cause Analysis
9 31 (4.41%) Disaster Recovery
10 27 (3.84%) OO
11 26 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
12 25 (3.56%) Technical Architecture
13 24 (3.41%) E-Commerce
13 24 (3.41%) ETL
14 23 (3.27%) DevOps
15 22 (3.13%) High Availability
15 22 (3.13%) Software Engineering
16 20 (2.84%) Service Management
16 20 (2.84%) Continuous Integration
17 19 (2.70%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 131 (18.63%) SQL
2 117 (16.64%) Shell Script
3 103 (14.65%) Java
4 82 (11.66%) Perl
5 53 (7.54%) Korn
6 48 (6.83%) JavaScript
7 46 (6.54%) Python
8 39 (5.55%) C
9 33 (4.69%) Bash Shell
10 31 (4.41%) Jython
11 23 (3.27%) C++
12 22 (3.13%) PL/SQL
13 13 (1.85%) VB
14 10 (1.42%) T-SQL
15 9 (1.28%) BeanShell
15 9 (1.28%) sed
16 8 (1.14%) COBOL
16 8 (1.14%) AWK
17 6 (0.85%) Objective-C
17 6 (0.85%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 47 (6.69%) Security Cleared
2 34 (4.84%) Degree
3 27 (3.84%) SC Cleared
4 12 (1.71%) IBM Certification
5 10 (1.42%) ISEB
5 10 (1.42%) CISSP
6 9 (1.28%) DV Cleared
7 7 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.71%) MCSE
10 4 (0.57%) Sun Certification
10 4 (0.57%) GCIA
10 4 (0.57%) GCIH
10 4 (0.57%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.43%) MCSD
11 3 (0.43%) CCA
11 3 (0.43%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (0.43%) CCEA
12 2 (0.28%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.41%) QA
2 11 (1.56%) SLA
3 8 (1.14%) Data Quality
4 7 (1.00%) COBIT
5 5 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.57%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.57%) COSO
7 2 (0.28%) BS7799
8 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 68 (9.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (5.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 21 (2.99%) Active Directory
4 17 (2.42%) VMware ESX
5 16 (2.28%) NFS
6 15 (2.13%) Oracle Clusterware
6 15 (2.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 14 (1.99%) vSphere
8 13 (1.85%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 11 (1.56%) Oracle RAC
9 11 (1.56%) PowerHA
10 10 (1.42%) GPFS
11 8 (1.14%) Hyper-V
12 7 (1.00%) KVM
13 6 (0.85%) Tivoli Directory Server
14 4 (0.57%) Veritas File System
14 4 (0.57%) RACF
14 4 (0.57%) Samba
14 4 (0.57%) Firmware
15 3 (0.43%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 53 (7.54%) Tivoli
2 31 (4.41%) Puppet
3 30 (4.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 23 (3.27%) CA Wily
5 20 (2.84%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (2.13%) BladeLogic
7 11 (1.56%) Oracle ZFS
8 10 (1.42%) Oracle RMAN
8 10 (1.42%) HP Quality Center
9 9 (1.28%) Data Guard
9 9 (1.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 8 (1.14%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 8 (1.14%) NetBackup
11 6 (0.85%) Control-M
11 6 (0.85%) HP Operations Orchestration
12 5 (0.71%) EMC NetWorker
12 5 (0.71%) yum
12 5 (0.71%) CA Single Sign-On
13 4 (0.57%) OpenView
13 4 (0.57%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 250 (35.56%) IBM
2 235 (33.43%) Oracle
3 108 (15.36%) VMware
4 107 (15.22%) Red Hat
5 90 (12.80%) HP
6 82 (11.66%) Veritas
7 61 (8.68%) Microsoft
8 59 (8.39%) Sun
9 41 (5.83%) CA
10 39 (5.55%) EMC
11 38 (5.41%) Citrix
12 32 (4.55%) SAP
13 30 (4.27%) Informatica
14 19 (2.70%) NetApp
14 19 (2.70%) Cisco
15 18 (2.56%) 3PAR
16 17 (2.42%) Ab Initio
17 15 (2.13%) Symantec
17 15 (2.13%) Remedy
17 15 (2.13%) BMC
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Posted: 2 days ago
Cumbria
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £450.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
England
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £455.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Arrows Group
Rate: £575 - £600 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Intuition IT Solutions
Rate: £0.00 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Halifax
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £455.00 per day + Negotiable - Senior position
Posted: 25 days ago
Halifax
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 25 days ago