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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank 304 228 212
Rank change year-on-year
-76 -16
Contract jobs citing AIX 318 333 482
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.62% 0.77% 0.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.84% 3.64% 4.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 190 216
Average daily rate £400 £400 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £37.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.70% -3.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £37.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-52.70% +28.69%
Operating Systems Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11199 9152 11290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.82% 21.24% 20.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6350 4955 5888
Average daily rate £350 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1020 949 1112
Average hourly rate £16.20 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -65 90 £400 -0.99% 15
South East +2 89 £415 +18.06% 5
West Midlands +1 35 £358 -15.82% 5
East of England -10 26 £425 +33.33% 5
North West -45 25 £283 -24.66% 11
Yorkshire -4 20 £375 -15.49% 5
North East -26 17 £260 -0.95%
East Midlands -5 9 £400 +14.28% 1
South West -24 6 £400 -3.03%
Midlands - - - -
AIX
UK

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 413 (58.50%) UNIX
2 344 (48.73%) Linux
3 309 (43.77%) Oracle
4 288 (40.79%) Windows
5 268 (37.96%) IBM
6 253 (35.84%) Solaris
7 201 (28.47%) Finance
8 150 (21.25%) Shell Script
9 148 (20.96%) SQL
10 137 (19.41%) Oracle Database
11 121 (17.14%) WebSphere
12 117 (16.57%) SAN
13 114 (16.15%) Tivoli
14 102 (14.45%) Red Hat
14 102 (14.45%) DB2
15 98 (13.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 95 (13.46%) Middleware
17 93 (13.17%) HP
17 93 (13.17%) Clustering
18 88 (12.46%) Banking
19 85 (12.04%) VMware
20 80 (11.33%) ITIL
21 78 (11.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
22 76 (10.76%) Migration
23 75 (10.62%) Microsoft
24 74 (10.48%) EMC
25 71 (10.06%) NetApp
26 68 (9.63%) Perl
27 64 (9.07%) Veritas
28 62 (8.78%) Change Management

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 121 (17.14%) WebSphere
2 50 (7.08%) WebSphere Application Server
3 45 (6.37%) WebLogic
4 21 (2.97%) Apache
4 21 (2.97%) IBM HTTP Server
5 17 (2.41%) SAS
6 16 (2.27%) Oracle Application Server
7 15 (2.12%) IIS
8 14 (1.98%) Gentran
9 13 (1.84%) Tomcat
10 11 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 10 (1.42%) SharePoint
11 10 (1.42%) SharePoint Server
12 8 (1.13%) Oracle Service Bus
13 7 (0.99%) Oracle Workflow
13 7 (0.99%) MS Exchange
14 6 (0.85%) MQSeries
15 5 (0.71%) Node.js
15 5 (0.71%) WebSphere Process Server
15 5 (0.71%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 29 (4.11%) MS Office
2 19 (2.69%) MS Excel
3 8 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.28%) DOC1
5 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (1.56%) Maximo
2 3 (0.42%) Magento
2 3 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (0.42%) SAP CO
2 3 (0.42%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (0.42%) Oracle CRM
2 3 (0.42%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.28%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.28%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.14%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.14%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.14%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.14%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.99%) SaaS
2 6 (0.85%) GitHub
2 6 (0.85%) IaaS
3 3 (0.42%) PaaS
3 3 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 117 (16.57%) SAN
2 57 (8.07%) FTP
3 52 (7.37%) Firewall
4 39 (5.52%) SSL
5 22 (3.12%) Internet
6 21 (2.97%) LAN
6 21 (2.97%) DNS
7 20 (2.83%) Connectrix
7 20 (2.83%) HTTP
8 19 (2.69%) WAN
8 19 (2.69%) LDAP
9 18 (2.55%) NAS
10 17 (2.41%) TCP/IP
10 17 (2.41%) DMZ
11 14 (1.98%) Network Security
12 12 (1.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 12 (1.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 11 (1.56%) SSH
14 9 (1.27%) BIG-IP
15 8 (1.13%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (19.41%) Oracle Database
2 102 (14.45%) DB2
3 62 (8.78%) Oracle Database 11g
4 47 (6.66%) SQL Server
5 40 (5.67%) Oracle Database 10g
6 37 (5.24%) Relational Database
7 33 (4.67%) Oracle Reports
8 29 (4.11%) RDBMS
9 21 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (1.84%) OLAP
11 12 (1.70%) Oracle Database 12c
12 11 (1.56%) SAP BW
13 10 (1.42%) Oracle9i Database
13 10 (1.42%) DataStage
14 7 (0.99%) Big Data
15 6 (0.85%) OLTP
15 6 (0.85%) SQLPlus
15 6 (0.85%) Oracle Exadata
15 6 (0.85%) SAP HANA
16 5 (0.71%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 26 (3.68%) ClearCase
2 22 (3.12%) Ant
3 20 (2.83%) Oracle Forms
4 16 (2.27%) ClearQuest
5 11 (1.56%) Maven
5 11 (1.56%) WinRunner
5 11 (1.56%) TestDirector
5 11 (1.56%) QuickTest Pro
6 9 (1.27%) Subversion
7 8 (1.13%) Jenkins
8 6 (0.85%) ProC
8 6 (0.85%) Git (software)
8 6 (0.85%) NWDI
9 5 (0.71%) Grunt
9 5 (0.71%) Yeoman
9 5 (0.71%) Toad
10 4 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (0.42%) JIRA
11 3 (0.42%) Selenium
11 3 (0.42%) CruiseControl
General
1 201 (28.47%) Finance
2 88 (12.46%) Banking
3 34 (4.82%) Retail
4 30 (4.25%) Telecoms
5 17 (2.41%) Manufacturing
5 17 (2.41%) Financial Institution
6 12 (1.70%) Legal
6 12 (1.70%) Investment Banking
7 8 (1.13%) Advertising
7 8 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (1.13%) Dutch Language
8 7 (0.99%) French Language
9 5 (0.71%) Marketing
10 3 (0.42%) Publishing
11 2 (0.28%) Local Government
12 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.14%) Electronics
12 1 (0.14%) Military
12 1 (0.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 114 (16.15%) Administrator
2 97 (13.74%) Architect
3 81 (11.47%) Analyst
4 55 (7.79%) Consultant
5 54 (7.65%) Developer
6 53 (7.51%) DBA
7 34 (4.82%) Oracle DBA
8 32 (4.53%) Infrastructure Architect
9 28 (3.97%) Project Manager
10 26 (3.68%) UNIX Administrator
11 25 (3.54%) Systems Administrator
12 24 (3.40%) Solutions Architect
13 21 (2.97%) Technical Architect
13 21 (2.97%) Ab Initio Developer
13 21 (2.97%) AIX Administrator
14 19 (2.69%) Capacity Analyst
14 19 (2.69%) Capacity Management Analyst
14 19 (2.69%) Support Engineer
15 18 (2.55%) UNIX Engineer
16 16 (2.27%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (13.46%) Middleware
2 43 (6.09%) WebSphere MQ
3 24 (3.40%) J2EE
4 22 (3.12%) HTML
5 19 (2.69%) ISPF
6 13 (1.84%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 13 (1.84%) CSS
6 13 (1.84%) XML
7 12 (1.70%) SAP Basis
8 11 (1.56%) Oracle Fusion
9 10 (1.42%) Web Services
9 10 (1.42%) Worklight
10 9 (1.27%) .NET
11 8 (1.13%) SOAP
12 7 (0.99%) Java EE
12 7 (0.99%) JSP
13 6 (0.85%) ASP.NET
13 6 (0.85%) POSIX
13 6 (0.85%) RESTful
13 6 (0.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 93 (13.17%) Clustering
2 60 (8.50%) Mainframe
3 41 (5.81%) Replication
4 38 (5.38%) HACMP
5 27 (3.82%) DataPower
6 25 (3.54%) AS400
7 20 (2.83%) CLARiiON
8 19 (2.69%) EMC Centera
9 18 (2.55%) GIS
9 18 (2.55%) Management Information System
10 14 (1.98%) LPAR
10 14 (1.98%) iSeries
11 12 (1.70%) Symmetrix DMX
12 8 (1.13%) Open Source
13 7 (0.99%) Mobile App
14 6 (0.85%) PMI
14 6 (0.85%) Computer Science
14 6 (0.85%) Wiki
14 6 (0.85%) IBM Mainframe
14 6 (0.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 413 (58.50%) UNIX
2 344 (48.73%) Linux
3 288 (40.79%) Windows
4 253 (35.84%) Solaris
5 98 (13.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 53 (7.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 52 (7.37%) HPUX
7 52 (7.37%) Windows Server 2008
8 41 (5.81%) SUSE
9 22 (3.12%) VMS
10 18 (2.55%) Windows XP
11 13 (1.84%) Windows 2000
12 11 (1.56%) Windows NT
13 9 (1.27%) Oracle Linux
13 9 (1.27%) Windows 7
14 7 (0.99%) zOS
15 5 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
15 5 (0.71%) OS/390
16 4 (0.57%) Mac OS X
16 4 (0.57%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (11.33%) ITIL
2 76 (10.76%) Migration
3 62 (8.78%) Change Management
4 56 (7.93%) Disaster Recovery
5 54 (7.65%) Performance Tuning
6 36 (5.10%) Project Management
7 34 (4.82%) Capacity Management
8 32 (4.53%) Change Control
9 31 (4.39%) Configuration Management
10 29 (4.11%) Service Management
10 29 (4.11%) Capacity Planning
11 27 (3.82%) Agile Software Development
12 25 (3.54%) E-Commerce
12 25 (3.54%) Business Intelligence
12 25 (3.54%) Root Cause Analysis
13 23 (3.26%) Scrum
14 19 (2.69%) SOA
15 18 (2.55%) Service Delivery
15 18 (2.55%) Stakeholder Management
16 17 (2.41%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 150 (21.25%) Shell Script
2 148 (20.96%) SQL
3 68 (9.63%) Perl
4 54 (7.65%) Java
5 49 (6.94%) Korn
6 29 (4.11%) PL/SQL
7 27 (3.82%) JavaScript
8 24 (3.40%) C
9 22 (3.12%) JCL
10 17 (2.41%) Python
11 16 (2.27%) C++
12 13 (1.84%) Bash Shell
13 9 (1.27%) Jython
14 8 (1.13%) T-SQL
14 8 (1.13%) REXX
15 7 (0.99%) ABAP
16 6 (0.85%) VB
16 6 (0.85%) Objective-C
16 6 (0.85%) Ruby
17 5 (0.71%) PHP
Qualifications
1 49 (6.94%) Security Cleared
2 29 (4.11%) SC Cleared
3 17 (2.41%) Degree
4 13 (1.84%) DV Cleared
4 13 (1.84%) ISEB
5 12 (1.70%) CISSP
6 10 (1.42%) CISM
7 7 (0.99%) OCP
7 7 (0.99%) Oracle Certification
8 6 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (0.85%) RHCE
8 6 (0.85%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.71%) CCNP
10 4 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.42%) IBM AIX Certification
11 3 (0.42%) CCNA
12 2 (0.28%) MCSE
12 2 (0.28%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.12%) QA
2 11 (1.56%) SLA
3 3 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 52 (7.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (6.80%) VMware ESX
3 40 (5.67%) Oracle RAC
4 38 (5.38%) Active Directory
5 33 (4.67%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 29 (4.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 25 (3.54%) PowerHA
8 23 (3.26%) Oracle RMAN
9 22 (3.12%) SRDF
10 17 (2.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 10 (1.42%) NFS
11 10 (1.42%) Squid
11 10 (1.42%) KVM
12 9 (1.27%) vSphere
13 7 (0.99%) XenApp
14 6 (0.85%) XenDesktop
14 6 (0.85%) Veritas File System
15 5 (0.71%) Hyper-V
15 5 (0.71%) Samba
16 3 (0.42%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 114 (16.15%) Tivoli
2 78 (11.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 35 (4.96%) NetBackup
4 27 (3.82%) Data Guard
5 23 (3.26%) HP Quality Center
6 18 (2.55%) EMC TimeFinder
7 16 (2.27%) Puppet
8 11 (1.56%) McAfee ePO
8 11 (1.56%) EMC Navisphere
8 11 (1.56%) Netcool
9 10 (1.42%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 10 (1.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 10 (1.42%) BladeLogic
10 9 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
10 9 (1.27%) Tivoli Identity Manager
11 8 (1.13%) Tivoli Monitoring
11 8 (1.13%) Control-M
12 6 (0.85%) CiscoWorks
12 6 (0.85%) SAP Afaria
13 5 (0.71%) nmon
Vendors
1 309 (43.77%) Oracle
2 268 (37.96%) IBM
3 102 (14.45%) Red Hat
4 93 (13.17%) HP
5 85 (12.04%) VMware
6 75 (10.62%) Microsoft
7 74 (10.48%) EMC
8 71 (10.06%) NetApp
9 64 (9.07%) Veritas
10 54 (7.65%) SAP
11 43 (6.09%) Citrix
12 39 (5.52%) Cisco
13 33 (4.67%) Sun
14 29 (4.11%) JBoss
15 25 (3.54%) BMC
15 25 (3.54%) Ab Initio
16 20 (2.83%) Brocade
17 18 (2.55%) Cyber-Ark
18 17 (2.41%) Dell
19 16 (2.27%) Symantec
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