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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AIX
Rank 290 254 263
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +9
Contract jobs citing AIX 323 337 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.68% 0.72% 0.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.02% 3.28% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 191 141
Average daily rate
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£400 £378 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% -5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £251 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £536 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 14 4
Average hourly rate £37.50 £17.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -52.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £17.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+114.28% -52.70%
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
10700 10289 8779
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.43% 22.11% 21.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6198 5699 4690
Average daily rate £375 £350 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 846 989 959
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.13 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
-2.41% -4.32%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 2 March 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
South East -19 91 £400 -5.88% 14
London 0 89 £431 +4.54% 11
North West -4 41 £400 +25.49% 6
Yorkshire -9 24 £400 +33.33%
West Midlands -1 23 £438 +43.44% 4
South West -7 19 £375 +29.31% 3
East Midlands +1 12 £350 -6.66% 2
East of England -8 11 £625 +47.05% 7
Midlands +3 1 - -
AIX
UK

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 375 (61.27%) Linux
2 343 (56.05%) UNIX
3 265 (43.30%) Windows
4 248 (40.52%) Oracle
5 205 (33.50%) IBM
6 201 (32.84%) Solaris
7 146 (23.86%) SQL
8 135 (22.06%) Finance
9 123 (20.10%) WebSphere
10 122 (19.93%) Red Hat
11 115 (18.79%) SAN
12 112 (18.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 111 (18.14%) HP
14 105 (17.16%) VMware
15 100 (16.34%) Java
16 93 (15.20%) Shell Script
16 93 (15.20%) Perl
17 89 (14.54%) Migration
18 87 (14.22%) ITIL
19 84 (13.73%) DB2
20 82 (13.40%) Oracle Database
21 81 (13.24%) SQL Server
22 67 (10.95%) Microsoft
23 65 (10.62%) Banking
24 60 (9.80%) Middleware
24 60 (9.80%) Veritas
24 60 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
25 57 (9.31%) VMware Infrastructure
26 55 (8.99%) Tivoli
27 53 (8.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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
1 123 (20.10%) WebSphere
2 52 (8.50%) Apache
3 47 (7.68%) WebLogic
4 38 (6.21%) WebSphere Application Server
5 36 (5.88%) JBoss
6 33 (5.39%) IIS
7 30 (4.90%) Tomcat
8 24 (3.92%) IBM HTTP Server
9 13 (2.12%) Confluence
9 13 (2.12%) SharePoint
10 11 (1.80%) CICS
11 10 (1.63%) SAS
11 10 (1.63%) TIBCO EMS
12 9 (1.47%) NetWeaver
12 9 (1.47%) WebSphere Portal
13 7 (1.14%) iPlanet
13 7 (1.14%) MS Exchange
13 7 (1.14%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
14 5 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
15 4 (0.65%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 31 (5.07%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.94%) MS Office
3 5 (0.82%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.16%) DOC1
5 1 (0.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (3.10%) Oracle EBS R12
2 17 (2.78%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (1.80%) Oracle Applications
4 10 (1.63%) BusinessWorks
5 7 (1.14%) Oracle Financials
6 6 (0.98%) Oracle HRMS
6 6 (0.98%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
6 6 (0.98%) Markit EDM
6 6 (0.98%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 4 (0.65%) Oracle BPM
7 4 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.49%) Maximo
8 3 (0.49%) Oracle 11i
8 3 (0.49%) Oracle General Ledger
9 2 (0.33%) Oracle Payroll
9 2 (0.33%) Summit
9 2 (0.33%) Temenos T24
10 1 (0.16%) SAP BPC
10 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.80%) SaaS
2 2 (0.33%) PaaS
3 1 (0.16%) GitHub
3 1 (0.16%) IaaS
3 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 115 (18.79%) SAN
2 35 (5.72%) DNS
2 35 (5.72%) Firewall
3 29 (4.74%) WAN
4 28 (4.58%) LDAP
5 24 (3.92%) LAN
5 24 (3.92%) TCP/IP
6 22 (3.59%) SSL
7 21 (3.43%) Fibre Channel
8 18 (2.94%) VLAN
9 17 (2.78%) Network Security
9 17 (2.78%) Internet
10 16 (2.61%) VPN
11 15 (2.45%) Ethernet
11 15 (2.45%) FTP
12 14 (2.29%) iSCSI
12 14 (2.29%) FCoE
13 13 (2.12%) NetScaler
14 12 (1.96%) Cisco Nexus
14 12 (1.96%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (13.73%) DB2
2 82 (13.40%) Oracle Database
3 81 (13.24%) SQL Server
4 35 (5.72%) Relational Database
5 29 (4.74%) RDBMS
6 24 (3.92%) Oracle Reports
7 21 (3.43%) Oracle Database 11g
8 18 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
9 17 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
10 15 (2.45%) SAP BW
11 13 (2.12%) BusinessObjects
11 13 (2.12%) Oracle Discoverer
11 13 (2.12%) SAP HANA
12 10 (1.63%) SQLPlus
12 10 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
13 9 (1.47%) DataStage
13 9 (1.47%) Informix
13 9 (1.47%) Oracle Database 12c
14 8 (1.31%) MySQL
14 8 (1.31%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 32 (5.23%) Subversion
2 28 (4.58%) JIRA
3 25 (4.08%) Maven
4 18 (2.94%) Jenkins
5 15 (2.45%) Ant
5 15 (2.45%) ClearCase
5 15 (2.45%) Toad
6 14 (2.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 13 (2.12%) Hudson
8 11 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (1.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 7 (1.14%) TestDirector
10 6 (0.98%) Eclipse
10 6 (0.98%) Git (software)
11 5 (0.82%) SoapUI
11 5 (0.82%) ClearQuest
12 4 (0.65%) QuickTest Pro
12 4 (0.65%) WinRunner
12 4 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
12 4 (0.65%) TeamCity
General
1 135 (22.06%) Finance
2 65 (10.62%) Banking
3 19 (3.10%) Retail
4 15 (2.45%) Telecoms
5 13 (2.12%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.14%) Legal
7 6 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (0.98%) Investment Banking
8 5 (0.82%) Corporate Banking
8 5 (0.82%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.49%) Advertising
9 3 (0.49%) Publishing
10 2 (0.33%) Marketing
10 2 (0.33%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.33%) Law
10 2 (0.33%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.16%) Front Office
11 1 (0.16%) Electronics
11 1 (0.16%) Local Government
11 1 (0.16%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 95 (15.52%) Architect
2 91 (14.87%) Administrator
3 55 (8.99%) Analyst
4 51 (8.33%) Consultant
5 46 (7.52%) Developer
6 44 (7.19%) DBA
7 39 (6.37%) Technical Architect
7 39 (6.37%) Infrastructure Architect
8 33 (5.39%) UNIX Administrator
9 30 (4.90%) Systems Administrator
9 30 (4.90%) Oracle DBA
10 25 (4.08%) Support Analyst
11 23 (3.76%) UNIX Systems Administrator
12 22 (3.59%) AIX Administrator
13 21 (3.43%) UNIX Engineer
14 20 (3.27%) Linux Administrator
15 17 (2.78%) Linux Engineer
15 17 (2.78%) DevOps Engineer
16 16 (2.61%) Applications Support
17 13 (2.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (9.80%) Middleware
2 49 (8.01%) WebSphere MQ
3 42 (6.86%) HTML
4 29 (4.74%) Web Services
5 26 (4.25%) JSP
6 23 (3.76%) XML
7 20 (3.27%) J2EE
8 19 (3.10%) CSS
8 19 (3.10%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 17 (2.78%) jQuery
10 15 (2.45%) RabbitMQ
11 13 (2.12%) .NET
12 12 (1.96%) Regular Expression
13 10 (1.63%) Oracle Fusion
14 8 (1.31%) SOAP
15 7 (1.14%) Rendezvous
16 6 (0.98%) SAP Basis
16 6 (0.98%) XSD
16 6 (0.98%) XSLT
16 6 (0.98%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 60 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (8.17%) Clustering
3 29 (4.74%) HACMP
4 26 (4.25%) Mainframe
5 23 (3.76%) Management Information System
5 23 (3.76%) Open Source
6 20 (3.27%) Replication
6 20 (3.27%) DataPower
7 10 (1.63%) VSAM
8 8 (1.31%) iSeries
9 7 (1.14%) LPAR
9 7 (1.14%) Credit Risk
10 6 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (0.82%) Computer Science
11 5 (0.82%) PKI
11 5 (0.82%) AS400
12 4 (0.65%) Device Driver
12 4 (0.65%) CLARiiON
13 3 (0.49%) PDA
13 3 (0.49%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 375 (61.27%) Linux
2 343 (56.05%) UNIX
3 265 (43.30%) Windows
4 201 (32.84%) Solaris
5 112 (18.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 50 (8.17%) HPUX
7 41 (6.70%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 34 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 28 (4.58%) SUSE
10 26 (4.25%) Oracle Linux
11 16 (2.61%) zOS
11 16 (2.61%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (1.63%) Windows XP
12 10 (1.63%) Windows 7
13 6 (0.98%) NetWare
14 5 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (0.82%) VMS
15 4 (0.65%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.65%) Windows Vista
15 4 (0.65%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (14.54%) Migration
2 87 (14.22%) ITIL
3 50 (8.17%) Performance Tuning
4 46 (7.52%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (7.35%) Service Management
6 42 (6.86%) Change Management
7 36 (5.88%) Configuration Management
8 33 (5.39%) Disaster Recovery
9 30 (4.90%) Technical Architecture
10 29 (4.74%) Service Delivery
10 29 (4.74%) DevOps
11 26 (4.25%) Root Cause Analysis
12 25 (4.08%) E-Commerce
13 21 (3.43%) Stakeholder Management
13 21 (3.43%) Load Balancing
14 20 (3.27%) Business Intelligence
15 19 (3.10%) SOA
15 19 (3.10%) OO
15 19 (3.10%) Software Testing
15 19 (3.10%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 146 (23.86%) SQL
2 100 (16.34%) Java
3 93 (15.20%) Perl
3 93 (15.20%) Shell Script
4 44 (7.19%) C
4 44 (7.19%) Korn
5 42 (6.86%) Bash Shell
6 40 (6.54%) JavaScript
7 35 (5.72%) Python
8 31 (5.07%) PL/SQL
9 22 (3.59%) C++
10 16 (2.61%) T-SQL
11 12 (1.96%) COBOL
12 10 (1.63%) ABAP
13 8 (1.31%) Jython
13 8 (1.31%) PowerShell
13 8 (1.31%) Ruby
13 8 (1.31%) VB
14 7 (1.14%) C#
14 7 (1.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 49 (8.01%) Security Cleared
2 29 (4.74%) SC Cleared
3 23 (3.76%) Degree
4 13 (2.12%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (1.63%) CISSP
5 10 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (1.47%) MCSE
7 6 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (0.98%) VCP4
8 5 (0.82%) MCITP
8 5 (0.82%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (0.82%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.65%) CCEA
9 4 (0.65%) MCSD
9 4 (0.65%) CCA
10 3 (0.49%) Sun Certification
10 3 (0.49%) Oracle Certification
10 3 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.49%) MCSA
10 3 (0.49%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.78%) SLA
2 11 (1.80%) QA
3 6 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 3 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.33%) COBIT
5 2 (0.33%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.16%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.16%) COSO
System Software
1 57 (9.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (4.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 25 (4.08%) Oracle RMAN
4 22 (3.59%) Oracle RAC
5 19 (3.10%) vSphere
6 18 (2.94%) PowerHA
6 18 (2.94%) Active Directory
7 16 (2.61%) Firmware
8 15 (2.45%) Samba
8 15 (2.45%) VMware ESX
8 15 (2.45%) GPFS
9 12 (1.96%) FreeRADIUS
10 10 (1.63%) Squid
11 9 (1.47%) SRDF
12 7 (1.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 6 (0.98%) Hyper-V
13 6 (0.98%) NFS
13 6 (0.98%) Nmap
13 6 (0.98%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 5 (0.82%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 55 (8.99%) Tivoli
2 53 (8.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 36 (5.88%) Puppet
4 23 (3.76%) NetBackup
5 18 (2.94%) Data Guard
6 15 (2.45%) Opscode Chef
7 14 (2.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 11 (1.80%) HP Quality Center
9 9 (1.47%) CA Spectrum
10 8 (1.31%) Control-M
11 7 (1.14%) TIBCO Hawk
11 7 (1.14%) HP Operations Orchestration
12 6 (0.98%) CORE IMPACT
12 6 (0.98%) Nessus
13 5 (0.82%) EMC TimeFinder
13 5 (0.82%) Netcool
13 5 (0.82%) BladeLogic
14 4 (0.65%) McAfee ePO
14 4 (0.65%) nmon
14 4 (0.65%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 248 (40.52%) Oracle
2 205 (33.50%) IBM
3 122 (19.93%) Red Hat
4 111 (18.14%) HP
5 105 (17.16%) VMware
6 67 (10.95%) Microsoft
7 60 (9.80%) Veritas
8 52 (8.50%) EMC
9 41 (6.70%) Citrix
10 37 (6.05%) Cisco
11 36 (5.88%) SAP
12 32 (5.23%) Sun
12 32 (5.23%) NetApp
13 20 (3.27%) CA
14 18 (2.94%) Software AG
14 18 (2.94%) webMethods
15 17 (2.78%) Brocade
16 15 (2.45%) Remedy
17 14 (2.29%) CheckPoint
18 13 (2.12%) BEA
Watford, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rates
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £320.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Chessington, Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
Norwich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Rate: neg
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 11 days ago
Reigate
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 27 days ago