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 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank 322 203 213
Rank change year-on-year
-119 +10
Contract jobs citing AIX 300 488 481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.56% 1.01% 0.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.50% 4.42% 4.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 259 228
Average daily rate
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£425 £384 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.74% -4.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £359 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.49% -4.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 4
Average hourly rate £37.75 £43.75 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.71% +52.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.90 £31.56 £15.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £122.25 £45.00 £32.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £43.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.71% +45.83%
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
12005 11039 10892
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.59% 22.95% 21.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7139 6328 5804
Average daily rate £363 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £180 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £507
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1066 984 1053
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -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 20 October 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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -32 126 £425 -1.44% 15
South East -68 64 £424 +16.89% 14
Yorkshire +11 38 £425 - 7
North West -52 36 £430 +43.33% 4
East of England -25 15 £320 +12.28% 5
West Midlands -25 11 £425 +3.65% 5
East Midlands -5 9 £430 +35.43% 3
South West -39 3 £225 -47.05% 4
North East -36 1 - -
AIX
UK

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 368 (65.71%) Linux
2 264 (47.14%) IBM
3 241 (43.04%) UNIX
4 234 (41.79%) Windows
5 232 (41.43%) Oracle
6 165 (29.46%) Solaris
7 148 (26.43%) WebSphere
8 112 (20.00%) VMware
8 112 (20.00%) DB2
9 111 (19.82%) SAN
10 107 (19.11%) SQL
11 105 (18.75%) Finance
12 102 (18.21%) HP
13 98 (17.50%) Red Hat
14 93 (16.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 80 (14.29%) Java
16 79 (14.11%) Analytical Skills
17 73 (13.04%) SQL Server
18 72 (12.86%) Perl
19 71 (12.68%) Shell Script
19 71 (12.68%) Migration
20 69 (12.32%) Mainframe
20 69 (12.32%) VMware Infrastructure
21 66 (11.79%) Banking
22 65 (11.61%) Oracle Database
23 62 (11.07%) WebSphere MQ
24 61 (10.89%) Microsoft
25 56 (10.00%) Bash Shell
26 54 (9.64%) EMC
26 54 (9.64%) ITIL

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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
1 148 (26.43%) WebSphere
2 40 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
3 39 (6.96%) Apache
4 34 (6.07%) WebLogic
5 32 (5.71%) Oracle Workflow
6 26 (4.64%) IIS
7 20 (3.57%) JBoss
8 16 (2.86%) Tomcat
8 16 (2.86%) IBM HTTP Server
9 10 (1.79%) NetWeaver
10 7 (1.25%) FileNet
10 7 (1.25%) CICS
11 6 (1.07%) Oracle Coherence
11 6 (1.07%) MQSeries
11 6 (1.07%) SharePoint
12 5 (0.89%) Oracle Application Server
13 4 (0.71%) MS Exchange
13 4 (0.71%) SAP Portal
14 2 (0.36%) Oracle Service Bus
14 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 22 (3.93%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.68%) MS Office
3 6 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.71%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.89%) Maximo
2 5 (0.89%) SAP IS-U
3 4 (0.71%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.54%) AWD
4 3 (0.54%) Temenos T24
4 3 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.54%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (0.36%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.36%) SAP PM
5 2 (0.36%) SAP GTS
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 2 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.36%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.18%) Magento
6 1 (0.18%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.18%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.18%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.25%) SaaS
2 4 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.36%) GitHub
4 1 (0.18%) IaaS
4 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 111 (19.82%) SAN
2 44 (7.86%) Firewall
3 36 (6.43%) SSL
4 32 (5.71%) DNS
5 31 (5.54%) TCP/IP
6 25 (4.46%) WAN
7 23 (4.11%) LDAP
7 23 (4.11%) VPN
8 19 (3.39%) Internet
8 19 (3.39%) NAS
8 19 (3.39%) Cisco Nexus
9 17 (3.04%) VLAN
9 17 (3.04%) FTP
10 16 (2.86%) LAN
10 16 (2.86%) Network Security
10 16 (2.86%) NetScaler
11 15 (2.68%) Ethernet
12 14 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
13 13 (2.32%) BGP
13 13 (2.32%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (20.00%) DB2
2 73 (13.04%) SQL Server
3 65 (11.61%) Oracle Database
4 36 (6.43%) Relational Database
5 33 (5.89%) RDBMS
6 24 (4.29%) Oracle Database 11g
7 21 (3.75%) MySQL
8 16 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
9 15 (2.68%) Oracle Database 10g
10 11 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
11 10 (1.79%) Oracle9i Database
11 10 (1.79%) SAP BW
12 8 (1.43%) DataStage
13 7 (1.25%) SQLPlus
14 6 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (1.07%) BusinessObjects
14 6 (1.07%) Big Data
15 5 (0.89%) SAP HANA
16 4 (0.71%) Oracle Database 12c
16 4 (0.71%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 46 (8.21%) ClearCase
2 35 (6.25%) ClearQuest
3 17 (3.04%) Maven
4 16 (2.86%) Ant
5 13 (2.32%) Git (software)
6 10 (1.79%) Jenkins
7 9 (1.61%) Oracle Forms
8 8 (1.43%) JIRA
9 7 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (1.25%) LoadRunner
10 6 (1.07%) Introscope
10 6 (1.07%) Subversion
10 6 (1.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 6 (1.07%) RSpec
10 6 (1.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (1.07%) Cucumber
10 6 (1.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 6 (1.07%) Jasmine
11 5 (0.89%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.71%) SoapUI
General
1 105 (18.75%) Finance
2 66 (11.79%) Banking
3 35 (6.25%) Retail
4 23 (4.11%) Telecoms
5 15 (2.68%) Manufacturing
6 11 (1.96%) Investment Banking
7 9 (1.61%) Advertising
8 5 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (0.89%) Corporate Banking
9 3 (0.54%) Front Office
9 3 (0.54%) Publishing
10 2 (0.36%) Automotive
10 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.18%) Legal
11 1 (0.18%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.18%) Marketing
11 1 (0.18%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.18%) German Language
11 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 83 (14.82%) Architect
2 82 (14.64%) Administrator
3 61 (10.89%) Consultant
4 55 (9.82%) Developer
5 48 (8.57%) Analyst
6 30 (5.36%) UNIX Administrator
7 29 (5.18%) Infrastructure Architect
8 23 (4.11%) DBA
9 19 (3.39%) DevOps Engineer
10 18 (3.21%) Technical Architect
10 18 (3.21%) Oracle DBA
10 18 (3.21%) AIX Administrator
11 17 (3.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 17 (3.04%) Systems Administrator
12 16 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
12 16 (2.86%) UNIX Engineer
13 15 (2.68%) WebSphere Developer
13 15 (2.68%) Support Analyst
14 14 (2.50%) Project Manager
14 14 (2.50%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (11.07%) WebSphere MQ
2 49 (8.75%) Middleware
2 49 (8.75%) HTML
3 48 (8.57%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 25 (4.46%) Web Services
4 25 (4.46%) CSS
5 23 (4.11%) JSP
6 19 (3.39%) XML
7 14 (2.50%) jQuery
7 14 (2.50%) Regular Expression
8 11 (1.96%) Worklight
8 11 (1.96%) SAP Basis
9 9 (1.61%) .NET
9 9 (1.61%) J2EE
9 9 (1.61%) YUI
10 8 (1.43%) Spring
11 7 (1.25%) JDBC
11 7 (1.25%) JMS
12 6 (1.07%) Servlets
12 6 (1.07%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 79 (14.11%) Analytical Skills
2 69 (12.32%) Mainframe
3 44 (7.86%) Management Information System
4 37 (6.61%) Clustering
5 34 (6.07%) HACMP
6 30 (5.36%) DataPower
7 17 (3.04%) Open Source
8 15 (2.68%) AS400
9 13 (2.32%) PMI
10 12 (2.14%) Enterprise Storage
11 10 (1.79%) IBM Mainframe
12 9 (1.61%) Replication
13 8 (1.43%) Computer Science
14 6 (1.07%) LPAR
15 5 (0.89%) EMC Centera
15 5 (0.89%) Data Integration
15 5 (0.89%) Fat Client
15 5 (0.89%) Smart Meter
15 5 (0.89%) Thin Client
16 4 (0.71%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 368 (65.71%) Linux
2 241 (43.04%) UNIX
3 234 (41.79%) Windows
4 165 (29.46%) Solaris
5 93 (16.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 52 (9.29%) HPUX
7 43 (7.68%) SUSE
8 38 (6.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 23 (4.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 20 (3.57%) Oracle Linux
11 10 (1.79%) Ubuntu
12 9 (1.61%) zOS
12 9 (1.61%) CentOS
13 8 (1.43%) Windows XP
13 8 (1.43%) Windows 7
14 6 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (1.07%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.89%) VMS
16 3 (0.54%) NetWare
16 3 (0.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (12.68%) Migration
2 54 (9.64%) ITIL
3 45 (8.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 38 (6.79%) Workflow
5 35 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 33 (5.89%) Change Management
6 33 (5.89%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (5.71%) Service Delivery
7 32 (5.71%) DevOps
8 31 (5.54%) Workflow Management
9 30 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
9 30 (5.36%) Service Management
10 28 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
11 25 (4.46%) Performance Tuning
12 23 (4.11%) Root Cause Analysis
12 23 (4.11%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (4.11%) Scrum
12 23 (4.11%) Project Management
13 22 (3.93%) E-Commerce
13 22 (3.93%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 107 (19.11%) SQL
2 80 (14.29%) Java
3 72 (12.86%) Perl
4 71 (12.68%) Shell Script
5 56 (10.00%) Bash Shell
6 51 (9.11%) JavaScript
7 45 (8.04%) Python
8 43 (7.68%) C
9 31 (5.54%) Korn
10 21 (3.75%) C++
11 18 (3.21%) Ruby
12 13 (2.32%) Jython
12 13 (2.32%) PL/SQL
13 10 (1.79%) VB
13 10 (1.79%) PHP
13 10 (1.79%) PowerShell
14 6 (1.07%) CoffeeScript
14 6 (1.07%) COBOL
15 4 (0.71%) C#
15 4 (0.71%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (8.04%) Security Cleared
2 29 (5.18%) SC Cleared
3 15 (2.68%) Degree
4 13 (2.32%) PMI Certification
5 7 (1.25%) CISSP
6 6 (1.07%) DV Cleared
6 6 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (0.89%) IBM Certification
8 4 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.54%) MCSE
9 3 (0.54%) CISM
9 3 (0.54%) Oracle Certification
9 3 (0.54%) RHCE
9 3 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.36%) MCITP
10 2 (0.36%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.36%) IBM AIX Certification
10 2 (0.36%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.18%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.68%) SLA
2 14 (2.50%) QA
3 4 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.18%) COREP
5 1 (0.18%) Basel II
System Software
1 69 (12.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (6.07%) Oracle RAC
3 26 (4.64%) vSphere
3 26 (4.64%) Active Directory
4 21 (3.75%) VMware ESX
5 16 (2.86%) Firmware
6 15 (2.68%) PowerHA
7 13 (2.32%) FreeRADIUS
8 12 (2.14%) Oracle RMAN
9 10 (1.79%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 9 (1.61%) XenApp
11 8 (1.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 7 (1.25%) GPFS
12 7 (1.25%) NFS
13 6 (1.07%) OCFS2
13 6 (1.07%) XenDesktop
13 6 (1.07%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 5 (0.89%) KVM
14 5 (0.89%) RHEV
15 4 (0.71%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 39 (6.96%) Tivoli
2 36 (6.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 20 (3.57%) Puppet
4 18 (3.21%) Data Guard
5 17 (3.04%) NetBackup
6 11 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (1.43%) EMC NetWorker
8 7 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (1.07%) SCCM
9 6 (1.07%) CA Spectrum
9 6 (1.07%) nmon
9 6 (1.07%) Control-M
9 6 (1.07%) Capistrano
10 5 (0.89%) Cobbler
10 5 (0.89%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 5 (0.89%) BladeLogic
11 4 (0.71%) Tivoli Identity Manager
11 4 (0.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 3 (0.54%) OpenView
12 3 (0.54%) Nessus
Vendors
1 264 (47.14%) IBM
2 232 (41.43%) Oracle
3 112 (20.00%) VMware
4 102 (18.21%) HP
5 98 (17.50%) Red Hat
6 61 (10.89%) Microsoft
7 54 (9.64%) EMC
8 48 (8.57%) Sun
9 43 (7.68%) SAP
10 42 (7.50%) Cisco
11 35 (6.25%) Citrix
12 31 (5.54%) NetApp
13 24 (4.29%) Veritas
14 21 (3.75%) Brocade
15 20 (3.57%) CheckPoint
16 19 (3.39%) webMethods
17 18 (3.21%) Software AG
18 16 (2.86%) CA
19 13 (2.32%) BMC
19 13 (2.32%) Intel
North West
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
London
GCI Consulting Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Attractive Daily Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £150 to £200 per day 3 Months initially + extension
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing - Vertical IT
Rate: £0 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
South East England
DP Connect
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 25 days ago