The first table below looks at the demand for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Newcastle upon Tyne 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank 28 23 19
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs citing AIX 12 1 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.74% 0.60% 6.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.11% 3.33% 30.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 16
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£303 £363 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.55% +36.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £363 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £363 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-22.85% +7.69%
Operating Systems Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
108 30 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 33.64% 17.86% 21.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 16 43
Average daily rate £273 £279 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.24% +7.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £160 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £363 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 3
Average hourly rate £11.00 £10.63 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% -19.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -4.41%
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AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

AIX Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

AIX
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

AIX Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

AIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

AIX Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 27 (100.00%) UNIX
2 21 (77.78%) Red Hat
3 18 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 17 (62.96%) Configuration Management
5 16 (59.26%) IBM
5 16 (59.26%) Linux
5 16 (59.26%) SC Cleared
5 16 (59.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (55.56%) Service Management
6 15 (55.56%) Solaris
7 13 (48.15%) WebLogic
8 12 (44.44%) Oracle
9 11 (40.74%) SQL
10 10 (37.04%) VPN
10 10 (37.04%) LAN
10 10 (37.04%) WAN
10 10 (37.04%) SAN
10 10 (37.04%) VMware
10 10 (37.04%) Firewall
10 10 (37.04%) Middleware
10 10 (37.04%) Open Source
10 10 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (33.33%) WebSphere
11 9 (33.33%) Informatica
11 9 (33.33%) Siebel
11 9 (33.33%) JBoss
12 8 (29.63%) WebSphere Application Server
12 8 (29.63%) WebSphere MQ
13 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
13 7 (25.93%) ITIL

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 13 (48.15%) WebLogic
2 9 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 8 (29.63%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (14.81%) Oracle Application Server
4 4 (14.81%) FileNet
5 3 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) LAN
1 10 (37.04%) WAN
1 10 (37.04%) VPN
1 10 (37.04%) SAN
1 10 (37.04%) Firewall
2 5 (18.52%) DNS
2 5 (18.52%) DHCP
3 4 (14.81%) SSL
3 4 (14.81%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (7.41%) Legal
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) UNIX Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Build Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Linux Specialist
4 3 (11.11%) Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) UNIX Support
5 1 (3.70%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Support Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Applications Support
5 1 (3.70%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Developer
5 1 (3.70%) UNIX Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Linux Support
5 1 (3.70%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Backup Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) Middleware
2 8 (29.63%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (14.81%) Web Services
4 2 (7.41%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Open Source
2 5 (18.52%) Fat Client
2 5 (18.52%) Thin Client
2 5 (18.52%) HACMP
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) UNIX
2 16 (59.26%) Linux
2 16 (59.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (55.56%) Solaris
4 5 (18.52%) Windows
5 4 (14.81%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Configuration Management
2 15 (55.56%) Service Management
3 7 (25.93%) ITIL
3 7 (25.93%) Change Control
4 6 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (18.52%) Workflow
5 5 (18.52%) Performance Testing
6 4 (14.81%) Change Data Capture
7 2 (7.41%) DevOps
7 2 (7.41%) Six Sigma
7 2 (7.41%) Lean Six Sigma
8 1 (3.70%) Integration Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
8 1 (3.70%) OO
8 1 (3.70%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) Java
2 4 (14.81%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 16 (59.26%) SC Cleared
3 5 (18.52%) IBM AIX Certification
4 4 (14.81%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.70%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (18.52%) VMware ESX
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (18.52%) GPFS
3 4 (14.81%) KVM
3 4 (14.81%) RHEV
4 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 21 (77.78%) Red Hat
2 16 (59.26%) IBM
3 12 (44.44%) Oracle
4 10 (37.04%) VMware
5 9 (33.33%) Informatica
5 9 (33.33%) JBoss
5 9 (33.33%) Siebel
6 7 (25.93%) Axway
7 5 (18.52%) Veritas
7 5 (18.52%) HP
7 5 (18.52%) Citrix
8 4 (14.81%) Business Objects
8 4 (14.81%) Sun
9 1 (3.70%) Microsoft