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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank 322 196 207
Rank change year-on-year
-126 +11
Contract jobs citing AIX 301 537 500
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.58% 1.11% 0.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.57% 4.86% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 292 235
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £242 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £360 £400
% change year-on-year
+18.05% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 6
Average hourly rate £37.50 £43.75 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +52.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £35.11 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £150.00 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +41.66%
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
11715 11058 11146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.42% 22.93% 21.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 6869 6352 5808
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £180 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1042 979 1123
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.51% -8.82%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -37 111 £400 - 18
South East -67 71 £450 +24.13% 10
Yorkshire +13 45 £425 - 4
North West -60 37 £430 +32.30% 2
East of England -22 17 £320 +18.51% 3
West Midlands -23 14 £425 +15.64% 3
East Midlands -4 6 £430 +34.90% 1
North East -35 2 £350 -3.44%
South West -54 1 £225 -47.05% 3
AIX
UK

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 380 (65.86%) Linux
2 273 (47.31%) IBM
3 253 (43.85%) UNIX
4 238 (41.25%) Oracle
5 236 (40.90%) Windows
6 174 (30.16%) Solaris
7 147 (25.48%) WebSphere
8 122 (21.14%) VMware
9 112 (19.41%) Finance
10 108 (18.72%) SQL
11 107 (18.54%) SAN
12 106 (18.37%) Red Hat
12 106 (18.37%) DB2
13 102 (17.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 101 (17.50%) HP
15 80 (13.86%) Shell Script
16 78 (13.52%) Analytical Skills
17 75 (13.00%) VMware Infrastructure
17 75 (13.00%) Mainframe
18 72 (12.48%) Java
19 71 (12.31%) Oracle Database
20 70 (12.13%) Migration
21 65 (11.27%) Perl
21 65 (11.27%) SQL Server
22 64 (11.09%) Banking
23 57 (9.88%) HPUX
24 55 (9.53%) Microsoft
25 54 (9.36%) ITIL
26 53 (9.19%) Middleware
26 53 (9.19%) SUSE

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 147 (25.48%) WebSphere
2 41 (7.11%) WebSphere Application Server
3 39 (6.76%) Apache
4 35 (6.07%) WebLogic
4 35 (6.07%) Oracle Workflow
5 25 (4.33%) IIS
6 20 (3.47%) IBM HTTP Server
7 15 (2.60%) Tomcat
8 8 (1.39%) FileNet
9 7 (1.21%) NetWeaver
9 7 (1.21%) Oracle Application Server
10 6 (1.04%) Oracle Coherence
10 6 (1.04%) MQSeries
10 6 (1.04%) CICS
11 5 (0.87%) SAS
11 5 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (0.69%) SAP Portal
12 4 (0.69%) MS Exchange
13 3 (0.52%) SharePoint
14 2 (0.35%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 16 (2.77%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.91%) MS Office
3 6 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.52%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (1.91%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (1.39%) Maximo
3 5 (0.87%) SAP IS-U
4 4 (0.69%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (0.69%) SAP CO
4 4 (0.69%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (0.69%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.69%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (0.69%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.52%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (0.52%) Oracle CRM
5 3 (0.52%) AWD
6 2 (0.35%) Magento
6 2 (0.35%) SAP GTS
6 2 (0.35%) Temenos T24
6 2 (0.35%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 2 (0.35%) SAP PM
7 1 (0.17%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.17%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.56%) SaaS
2 4 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.69%) IaaS
3 3 (0.52%) GitHub
4 1 (0.17%) PaaS
4 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 107 (18.54%) SAN
2 48 (8.32%) Firewall
3 32 (5.55%) SSL
4 29 (5.03%) TCP/IP
4 29 (5.03%) DNS
5 27 (4.68%) WAN
6 25 (4.33%) LDAP
7 23 (3.99%) NAS
7 23 (3.99%) VPN
8 21 (3.64%) LAN
9 19 (3.29%) Cisco Nexus
10 17 (2.95%) Internet
11 16 (2.77%) Network Security
11 16 (2.77%) FTP
12 15 (2.60%) VLAN
13 14 (2.43%) NetScaler
14 13 (2.25%) Ethernet
15 12 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
16 11 (1.91%) BGP
16 11 (1.91%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (18.37%) DB2
2 71 (12.31%) Oracle Database
3 65 (11.27%) SQL Server
4 33 (5.72%) Oracle Database 11g
5 32 (5.55%) Relational Database
6 29 (5.03%) RDBMS
7 22 (3.81%) Oracle Database 10g
7 22 (3.81%) MySQL
8 15 (2.60%) Oracle9i Database
9 13 (2.25%) Oracle Reports
10 10 (1.73%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (1.56%) SAP BW
12 8 (1.39%) DataStage
13 7 (1.21%) SQLPlus
14 6 (1.04%) Big Data
14 6 (1.04%) Oracle Database 12c
14 6 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
15 5 (0.87%) OLAP
16 4 (0.69%) Oracle BI EE
16 4 (0.69%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 45 (7.80%) ClearCase
2 39 (6.76%) ClearQuest
3 14 (2.43%) Git (software)
4 12 (2.08%) Maven
4 12 (2.08%) Ant
5 11 (1.91%) Jenkins
6 9 (1.56%) Oracle Forms
6 9 (1.56%) Introscope
7 8 (1.39%) Subversion
8 6 (1.04%) RSpec
8 6 (1.04%) Cucumber
8 6 (1.04%) Jasmine
8 6 (1.04%) LoadRunner
9 5 (0.87%) WinRunner
9 5 (0.87%) TestDirector
9 5 (0.87%) QuickTest Pro
9 5 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (0.69%) AppScan
11 3 (0.52%) WebSpeed
11 3 (0.52%) MSI
General
1 112 (19.41%) Finance
2 64 (11.09%) Banking
3 42 (7.28%) Retail
4 23 (3.99%) Telecoms
5 14 (2.43%) Manufacturing
6 10 (1.73%) Advertising
7 8 (1.39%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.69%) Marketing
8 4 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.52%) Automotive
9 3 (0.52%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.52%) Front Office
9 3 (0.52%) Dutch Language
10 2 (0.35%) French Language
10 2 (0.35%) Legal
10 2 (0.35%) Local Government
11 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.17%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.17%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 96 (16.64%) Administrator
2 91 (15.77%) Architect
3 62 (10.75%) Consultant
4 57 (9.88%) Developer
5 52 (9.01%) Analyst
6 36 (6.24%) UNIX Administrator
7 32 (5.55%) DBA
8 31 (5.37%) Infrastructure Architect
9 27 (4.68%) Oracle DBA
10 22 (3.81%) AIX Administrator
11 21 (3.64%) Solutions Architect
11 21 (3.64%) Systems Administrator
12 20 (3.47%) UNIX Engineer
13 18 (3.12%) Technical Architect
13 18 (3.12%) Project Manager
14 16 (2.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 15 (2.60%) WebSphere Developer
16 13 (2.25%) Senior Developer
16 13 (2.25%) Data Architect
16 13 (2.25%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (9.19%) Middleware
2 51 (8.84%) WebSphere MQ
3 48 (8.32%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 37 (6.41%) HTML
5 23 (3.99%) Web Services
6 18 (3.12%) CSS
7 15 (2.60%) Worklight
8 14 (2.43%) JSP
8 14 (2.43%) XML
9 12 (2.08%) Regular Expression
10 9 (1.56%) Ruby on Rails
10 9 (1.56%) SAP Basis
10 9 (1.56%) YUI
11 8 (1.39%) Spring
11 8 (1.39%) .NET
11 8 (1.39%) J2EE
12 7 (1.21%) JMS
12 7 (1.21%) jQuery
13 6 (1.04%) YAML
13 6 (1.04%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 78 (13.52%) Analytical Skills
2 75 (13.00%) Mainframe
3 46 (7.97%) Clustering
4 41 (7.11%) Management Information System
5 35 (6.07%) HACMP
6 24 (4.16%) DataPower
7 19 (3.29%) Open Source
7 19 (3.29%) AS400
8 18 (3.12%) PMI
9 17 (2.95%) Replication
10 12 (2.08%) Enterprise Storage
11 10 (1.73%) Computer Science
11 10 (1.73%) Firmware
12 9 (1.56%) LPAR
13 8 (1.39%) IBM Mainframe
14 6 (1.04%) Data Integration
14 6 (1.04%) Fat Client
14 6 (1.04%) Thin Client
15 5 (0.87%) EMC Centera
15 5 (0.87%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 380 (65.86%) Linux
2 253 (43.85%) UNIX
3 236 (40.90%) Windows
4 174 (30.16%) Solaris
5 102 (17.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 57 (9.88%) HPUX
7 53 (9.19%) SUSE
8 38 (6.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 37 (6.41%) Windows Server 2008
10 17 (2.95%) Oracle Linux
11 11 (1.91%) Windows XP
12 10 (1.73%) CentOS
12 10 (1.73%) Windows 7
13 9 (1.56%) Mac OS X
13 9 (1.56%) Ubuntu
13 9 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (1.39%) zOS
15 4 (0.69%) Windows NT
15 4 (0.69%) VMS
16 3 (0.52%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (12.13%) Migration
2 54 (9.36%) ITIL
3 46 (7.97%) Stakeholder Management
4 41 (7.11%) Workflow
5 37 (6.41%) Performance Tuning
5 37 (6.41%) Service Delivery
6 36 (6.24%) Change Management
7 34 (5.89%) Workflow Management
8 33 (5.72%) Configuration Management
8 33 (5.72%) Agile Software Development
9 32 (5.55%) Service Management
10 31 (5.37%) Disaster Recovery
11 24 (4.16%) Technical Architecture
12 23 (3.99%) DevOps
13 22 (3.81%) Root Cause Analysis
14 21 (3.64%) Performance Testing
14 21 (3.64%) Project Management
15 20 (3.47%) PRINCE2
15 20 (3.47%) Load Balancing
15 20 (3.47%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 108 (18.72%) SQL
2 80 (13.86%) Shell Script
3 72 (12.48%) Java
4 65 (11.27%) Perl
5 50 (8.67%) Bash Shell
6 46 (7.97%) C
7 39 (6.76%) JavaScript
8 34 (5.89%) Python
9 33 (5.72%) Korn
10 24 (4.16%) C++
11 22 (3.81%) Ruby
12 18 (3.12%) PL/SQL
13 16 (2.77%) Jython
14 13 (2.25%) VB
15 9 (1.56%) PHP
16 8 (1.39%) PowerShell
17 6 (1.04%) CoffeeScript
18 4 (0.69%) COBOL
18 4 (0.69%) C#
19 3 (0.52%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 43 (7.45%) Security Cleared
2 27 (4.68%) SC Cleared
3 18 (3.12%) PMI Certification
4 17 (2.95%) Degree
5 9 (1.56%) CISSP
6 7 (1.21%) DV Cleared
7 6 (1.04%) ISEB
7 6 (1.04%) IBM Certification
8 5 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.52%) IBM AIX Certification
9 3 (0.52%) Oracle Certification
9 3 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.52%) RHCE
9 3 (0.52%) CISM
9 3 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.35%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.35%) OCP
11 1 (0.17%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.43%) QA
2 8 (1.39%) SLA
3 4 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.17%) Basel II
5 1 (0.17%) COREP
5 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 75 (13.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (6.59%) Oracle RAC
3 30 (5.20%) Active Directory
4 26 (4.51%) vSphere
5 20 (3.47%) VMware ESX
6 16 (2.77%) Oracle RMAN
6 16 (2.77%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 14 (2.43%) PowerHA
8 11 (1.91%) FreeRADIUS
9 9 (1.56%) GPFS
10 8 (1.39%) XenApp
10 8 (1.39%) NFS
11 6 (1.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 6 (1.04%) SRDF
11 6 (1.04%) OCFS2
11 6 (1.04%) Nmap
11 6 (1.04%) Terminal Server
12 5 (0.87%) RHEV
12 5 (0.87%) KVM
12 5 (0.87%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 50 (8.67%) Tivoli
2 42 (7.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 23 (3.99%) Data Guard
4 19 (3.29%) Puppet
5 17 (2.95%) NetBackup
6 14 (2.43%) HP Quality Center
7 9 (1.56%) EMC NetWorker
8 8 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (1.04%) SCCM
9 6 (1.04%) BladeLogic
9 6 (1.04%) CORE IMPACT
9 6 (1.04%) Capistrano
9 6 (1.04%) CA Spectrum
9 6 (1.04%) Nessus
9 6 (1.04%) Control-M
9 6 (1.04%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 5 (0.87%) Netcool
10 5 (0.87%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 5 (0.87%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 5 (0.87%) nmon
Vendors
1 273 (47.31%) IBM
2 238 (41.25%) Oracle
3 122 (21.14%) VMware
4 106 (18.37%) Red Hat
5 101 (17.50%) HP
6 55 (9.53%) Microsoft
7 51 (8.84%) EMC
8 46 (7.97%) Sun
9 42 (7.28%) SAP
9 42 (7.28%) Citrix
10 36 (6.24%) Cisco
11 34 (5.89%) NetApp
12 28 (4.85%) Veritas
13 23 (3.99%) JBoss
14 18 (3.12%) CheckPoint
15 17 (2.95%) CA
16 15 (2.60%) Brocade
17 14 (2.43%) Sybase
17 14 (2.43%) BMC
18 13 (2.25%) webMethods
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