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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AIX
Rank 262 294 244
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -50
Contract jobs citing AIX 395 342 403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.84% 0.73% 0.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.92% 3.18% 3.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 190 223
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £548 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £390
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 17 9
Average hourly rate £21.00 £36.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.06% +107.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £36.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-42.06% +107.14%
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
10068 10753 10166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.34% 22.84% 22.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6175 6265 5621
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 727 875 941
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £15.85
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.29% +1.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £36.25 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

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 10 February 2016.

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
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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South East +33 115 £425 +19.71% 7
London +9 104 £450 +1.40% 14
North West +34 83 £438 -5.40% 3
North East -1 28 £325 +18.18%
West Midlands -20 24 £375 -14.28% 1
East Midlands -12 16 £388 +10.71% 3
Yorkshire -30 14 £415 +18.57% 2
South West -5 9 £630 +41.57% 2
East of England -6 5 £413 -17.50% 3
AIX
UK

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 533 (64.37%) Linux
2 446 (53.86%) Unix
3 318 (38.41%) IBM
4 312 (37.68%) Oracle
5 300 (36.23%) Solaris
6 286 (34.54%) Windows
7 222 (26.81%) WebSphere
8 207 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 196 (23.67%) Red Hat
10 177 (21.38%) Java
11 173 (20.89%) Finance
12 163 (19.69%) Security Cleared
13 154 (18.60%) Shell Script
14 149 (18.00%) VMware
15 135 (16.30%) DB2
16 130 (15.70%) SQL
17 127 (15.34%) Migration
18 124 (14.98%) ITIL
18 124 (14.98%) Middleware
19 112 (13.53%) Data Centre
20 110 (13.29%) VMware Infrastructure
21 105 (12.68%) Microsoft
22 101 (12.20%) SC Cleared
23 96 (11.59%) Oracle Database
24 93 (11.23%) WebSphere Application Server
24 93 (11.23%) SAN
25 92 (11.11%) WebLogic
26 89 (10.75%) Agile Software Development
27 84 (10.14%) Banking
27 84 (10.14%) HPUX

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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
1 222 (26.81%) WebSphere
2 93 (11.23%) WebSphere Application Server
3 92 (11.11%) WebLogic
4 49 (5.92%) Apache
5 37 (4.47%) IIS
5 37 (4.47%) Tomcat
6 30 (3.62%) WebSphere Process Server
7 28 (3.38%) JBoss
7 28 (3.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 26 (3.14%) Oracle Application Server
9 25 (3.02%) IBM HTTP Server
10 24 (2.90%) MQSeries
11 20 (2.42%) iPlanet
12 19 (2.29%) SAS
13 18 (2.17%) AquaLogic
14 16 (1.93%) PowerExchange
15 14 (1.69%) MS Exchange
16 12 (1.45%) Jetty
16 12 (1.45%) nginx
16 12 (1.45%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 21 (2.54%) MS Excel
2 14 (1.69%) MS Visio
3 12 (1.45%) MS Project
4 5 (0.60%) MS Office
5 2 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.12%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 36 (4.35%) Oracle BPM
2 10 (1.21%) SAP R/3
3 9 (1.09%) BusinessWare
4 7 (0.85%) Magento
5 4 (0.48%) Fredhopper
5 4 (0.48%) Oracle 11i
6 3 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.24%) Infor LN
8 1 (0.12%) BASE24
8 1 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.12%) Maximo
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Utilities
8 1 (0.12%) PeopleSoft HRMS
8 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.12%) SAP Retail
8 1 (0.12%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.60%) IBM PureFlex
2 5 (0.60%) Office 365
3 2 (0.24%) SaaS
4 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.12%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 93 (11.23%) SAN
2 67 (8.09%) SSL
3 42 (5.07%) Firewall
4 41 (4.95%) HTTP
5 40 (4.83%) TCP/IP
6 39 (4.71%) DNS
7 31 (3.74%) WAN
8 26 (3.14%) LDAP
9 22 (2.66%) LAN
10 18 (2.17%) SSH
11 15 (1.81%) FTP
11 15 (1.81%) Intrusion Detection
12 14 (1.69%) DHCP
12 14 (1.69%) VPN
13 13 (1.57%) IPsec
13 13 (1.57%) Network Security
14 9 (1.09%) Internet
14 9 (1.09%) SMTP
15 8 (0.97%) iSCSI
15 8 (0.97%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (16.30%) DB2
2 96 (11.59%) Oracle Database
3 54 (6.52%) SQL Server
4 44 (5.31%) Oracle Database 11g
5 40 (4.83%) Relational Database
6 34 (4.11%) Hadoop
7 29 (3.50%) Oracle Database 10g
7 29 (3.50%) PowerCenter
8 23 (2.78%) IBM InfoSphere
8 23 (2.78%) MySQL
8 23 (2.78%) Neo4j
9 19 (2.29%) BusinessObjects
10 17 (2.05%) PostgreSQL
11 16 (1.93%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 16 (1.93%) SQL Server 2005
11 16 (1.93%) SQL Server 2008
12 12 (1.45%) DataStage
12 12 (1.45%) Oracle9i Database
13 11 (1.33%) Base SAS
13 11 (1.33%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 39 (4.71%) Git (software)
1 39 (4.71%) Jenkins
1 39 (4.71%) Subversion
2 35 (4.23%) ClearCase
3 33 (3.99%) ClearQuest
4 20 (2.42%) Maven
5 17 (2.05%) Ant
6 12 (1.45%) JIRA
6 12 (1.45%) Log4j
7 9 (1.09%) JIRA Agile
8 8 (0.97%) Introscope
8 8 (0.97%) LoadRunner
9 5 (0.60%) Selenium
10 4 (0.48%) JUnit
10 4 (0.48%) ProC
11 3 (0.36%) FishEye
11 3 (0.36%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.24%) Artifactory
12 2 (0.24%) Jasmine
General
1 173 (20.89%) Finance
2 84 (10.14%) Banking
3 32 (3.86%) Retail
4 19 (2.29%) Telecoms
5 13 (1.57%) Investment Banking
6 11 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (0.85%) Billing
7 7 (0.85%) Financial Institution
7 7 (0.85%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.60%) Back Office
9 3 (0.36%) Advertising
10 2 (0.24%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.24%) Front Office
10 2 (0.24%) Marketing
10 2 (0.24%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.12%) Electronics
11 1 (0.12%) German Language
11 1 (0.12%) Legal
Job Titles
1 121 (14.61%) Architect
2 112 (13.53%) Administrator
3 77 (9.30%) Consultant
4 74 (8.94%) Developer
5 65 (7.85%) Analyst
6 63 (7.61%) Infrastructure Architect
7 60 (7.25%) DBA
8 48 (5.80%) Systems Administrator
9 46 (5.56%) Unix Administrator
10 39 (4.71%) Unix Engineer
11 38 (4.59%) AIX Administrator
12 36 (4.35%) Support Engineer
13 30 (3.62%) AIX Engineer
14 28 (3.38%) Linux Engineer
15 27 (3.26%) Unix Systems Administrator
16 26 (3.14%) AIX Specialist
17 25 (3.02%) Applications Support
18 24 (2.90%) Technical Support
19 23 (2.78%) DB2 DBA
20 22 (2.66%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (14.98%) Middleware
2 60 (7.25%) XML
3 52 (6.28%) IBM Integration Bus
3 52 (6.28%) WebSphere MQ
4 51 (6.16%) HTML
5 37 (4.47%) JSON
6 34 (4.11%) J2EE
7 32 (3.86%) Web Services
8 26 (3.14%) Java EE
9 25 (3.02%) jQuery
10 17 (2.05%) WSDL
11 16 (1.93%) JMS
11 16 (1.93%) Regular Expression
12 15 (1.81%) AngularJS
13 14 (1.69%) HTML5
13 14 (1.69%) Servlets
14 13 (1.57%) Oracle Fusion
15 12 (1.45%) .NET
15 12 (1.45%) Spring
16 11 (1.33%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 112 (13.53%) Data Centre
2 65 (7.85%) HACMP
3 51 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
4 46 (5.56%) Clustering
4 46 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 37 (4.47%) Mainframe
6 33 (3.99%) DataPower
7 26 (3.14%) PKI
8 16 (1.93%) LPAR
9 14 (1.69%) Computer Science
10 13 (1.57%) Credit Risk
11 11 (1.33%) Client/Server
11 11 (1.33%) FMCG
11 11 (1.33%) VCE vBlock
12 10 (1.21%) AS400
12 10 (1.21%) CMDB
12 10 (1.21%) Replication
13 9 (1.09%) iSeries
14 8 (0.97%) FlexPod
15 7 (0.85%) DLPAR
Operating Systems
1 533 (64.37%) Linux
2 446 (53.86%) Unix
3 300 (36.23%) Solaris
4 286 (34.54%) Windows
5 207 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 84 (10.14%) HPUX
7 63 (7.61%) Windows Server
8 47 (5.68%) SUSE
9 38 (4.59%) CentOS
10 33 (3.99%) zOS
11 18 (2.17%) Oracle Linux
12 17 (2.05%) Windows Server 2003
12 17 (2.05%) Windows XP
13 16 (1.93%) Mac OS
13 16 (1.93%) Mac OS X
14 15 (1.81%) VMS
14 15 (1.81%) Windows Server 2008
14 15 (1.81%) Windows Vista
15 12 (1.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 11 (1.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (15.34%) Migration
2 124 (14.98%) ITIL
3 89 (10.75%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (7.61%) Service Management
5 60 (7.25%) Change Management
6 51 (6.16%) Configuration Management
7 48 (5.80%) Disaster Recovery
8 41 (4.95%) Business Intelligence
9 39 (4.71%) Continuous Integration
9 39 (4.71%) DevOps
9 39 (4.71%) Project Management
10 34 (4.11%) High Availability
10 34 (4.11%) SDLC
11 33 (3.99%) Security Architecture
11 33 (3.99%) Service Delivery
11 33 (3.99%) Time Management
12 32 (3.86%) Stakeholder Management
13 30 (3.62%) TOGAF
14 29 (3.50%) Continuous Improvement
14 29 (3.50%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 177 (21.38%) Java
2 154 (18.60%) Shell Script
3 130 (15.70%) SQL
4 81 (9.78%) Perl
5 48 (5.80%) C++
6 43 (5.19%) JavaScript
7 42 (5.07%) C
7 42 (5.07%) Korn
8 36 (4.35%) Python
9 35 (4.23%) PL/SQL
10 24 (2.90%) Bash Shell
11 21 (2.54%) C#
12 19 (2.29%) Ruby
13 16 (1.93%) Objective-C
14 14 (1.69%) PowerShell
15 12 (1.45%) Jython
16 9 (1.09%) PHP
17 5 (0.60%) C-shell
18 4 (0.48%) COBOL
18 4 (0.48%) sed
Qualifications
1 163 (19.69%) Security Cleared
2 101 (12.20%) SC Cleared
3 52 (6.28%) DV Cleared
4 42 (5.07%) Degree
5 34 (4.11%) CISSP
6 21 (2.54%) CISM
7 19 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (1.45%) IBM AIX Certification
8 12 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 10 (1.21%) IBM Certification
10 9 (1.09%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 9 (1.09%) CCSP
11 8 (0.97%) CCNA
12 7 (0.85%) GCIA
12 7 (0.85%) GCIH
13 6 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 4 (0.48%) CEH
14 4 (0.48%) DBS Check
14 4 (0.48%) ISEB
14 4 (0.48%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.14%) SLA
2 18 (2.17%) PCI DSS
3 11 (1.33%) COBIT
4 10 (1.21%) QA
5 7 (0.85%) SAS 70
6 5 (0.60%) COSO
7 3 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.24%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.24%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 110 (13.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (5.80%) Active Directory
3 28 (3.38%) vSphere
4 27 (3.26%) Hyper-V
4 27 (3.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 21 (2.54%) NFS
6 20 (2.42%) GPFS
7 18 (2.17%) Xen
8 16 (1.93%) PowerHA
9 15 (1.81%) Oracle RAC
9 15 (1.81%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 13 (1.57%) VMware ESX
11 11 (1.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 10 (1.21%) VMware ESXi
13 9 (1.09%) ClearTrust
13 9 (1.09%) KVM
14 7 (0.85%) Oracle Clusterware
15 4 (0.48%) Docker
15 4 (0.48%) iptables
15 4 (0.48%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 44 (5.31%) Tivoli
2 32 (3.86%) Puppet
3 25 (3.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 17 (2.05%) NetBackup
5 15 (1.81%) Data Guard
5 15 (1.81%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (1.81%) Oracle RMAN
6 13 (1.57%) QRadar
7 12 (1.45%) Ansible
7 12 (1.45%) Control-M
8 10 (1.21%) CA Single Sign-On
8 10 (1.21%) Foglight
8 10 (1.21%) HP Data Protector
8 10 (1.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 9 (1.09%) CA Wily
9 9 (1.09%) ZABBIX
10 8 (0.97%) Tivoli Monitoring
11 7 (0.85%) RSA Security Analytics
12 5 (0.60%) yum
13 4 (0.48%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 318 (38.41%) IBM
2 312 (37.68%) Oracle
3 196 (23.67%) Red Hat
4 149 (18.00%) VMware
5 105 (12.68%) Microsoft
6 73 (8.82%) HP
7 57 (6.88%) Veritas
8 50 (6.04%) SAP
9 45 (5.43%) Sun
10 42 (5.07%) Informatica
11 36 (4.35%) EMC
12 33 (3.99%) Cisco
12 33 (3.99%) Citrix
13 25 (3.02%) NetApp
14 24 (2.90%) CheckPoint
14 24 (2.90%) Cognizant
15 23 (2.78%) Splunk
16 22 (2.66%) Axway
16 22 (2.66%) CA
17 21 (2.54%) Sybase
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