The table below looks at the statistics for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AIX
Rank 23 23 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing AIX 2 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.13% 1.57% 2.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.52% 8.82% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
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£281 £588 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.17% +67.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.88 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+110.71% -26.31%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Operating Systems Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
21 34 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 11.86% 17.80% 23.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 15
Average daily rate £281 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £359 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £599 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.93% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 7
Average hourly rate £45.50 £21.50 £17.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.62% +20.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -11.76%

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

AIX Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

AIX
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

AIX Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

AIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

AIX Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 4 (66.67%) Migration
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 4 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Korn
2 4 (66.67%) JIRA
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) UNIX
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) WAN

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (66.67%) JIRA
1 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Support Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Applications Support
1 4 (66.67%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Design Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) UNIX
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Solaris
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) ITSM
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) Korn
1 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) XenApp
1 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) NetApp
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) 3PAR