The first table below looks at the demand for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex 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 Essex 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 50 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing AIX 16 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.11% - 0.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.29% - 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 1
Average daily rate £425 - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.20 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £37.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-52.70% +28.69%
Operating Systems Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
193 86 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 25.50% 20.92% 23.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 31 54
Average daily rate £400 £250 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -8.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £110 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 29 16
Average hourly rate £26.50 £25.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £10.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £31.78 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
AIX
East of England

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AIX across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

AIX Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

AIX
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing AIX across the Essex region.

AIX Daily Rate Trend in Essex

AIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing AIX across the Essex region.

AIX Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

AIX
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX within the Essex 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
Colchester - - - -
AIX
East of England

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 25 (100.00%) SQL
1 25 (100.00%) Oracle
1 25 (100.00%) Solaris
1 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (80.00%) IBM
2 20 (80.00%) NetApp
2 20 (80.00%) Tivoli
2 20 (80.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 20 (80.00%) VMware ESX
3 16 (64.00%) Capacity Management
4 15 (60.00%) Finance
5 11 (44.00%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (20.00%) Shell Script
6 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (20.00%) Citrix
6 5 (20.00%) SAN
6 5 (20.00%) BMC
6 5 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
6 5 (20.00%) PL/SQL
6 5 (20.00%) Windows
6 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database
6 5 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (20.00%) iSeries
6 5 (20.00%) Data Guard
6 5 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
6 5 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 5 (20.00%) AS400
6 5 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (20.00%) Replication

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 5 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (16.00%) MS Office
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (16.00%) MS Access
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 15 (60.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Legal
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Capacity Analyst
1 13 (52.00%) Capacity Management Analyst
1 13 (52.00%) Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) DBA
3 5 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) iSeries
1 5 (20.00%) AS400
1 5 (20.00%) Replication
2 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Solaris
1 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Windows
3 4 (16.00%) UNIX
4 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Capacity Management
2 11 (44.00%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (16.00%) Information Security
4 4 (16.00%) Change Control
4 4 (16.00%) Quality Management
4 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.00%) OO
5 1 (4.00%) CRM
5 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 5 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) PHP
System Software
1 20 (80.00%) VMware ESX
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 20 (80.00%) Tivoli
1 20 (80.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (20.00%) Data Guard
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Oracle
2 20 (80.00%) IBM
2 20 (80.00%) NetApp
3 5 (20.00%) Citrix
3 5 (20.00%) BMC
4 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.00%) JD Edwards