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 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 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank 42 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +1
Contract jobs citing AIX 16 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.25% 7.82% 6.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.13% 26.92% 32.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 11
Average daily rate £260 £263 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.95% +0.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £260 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £281 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £37.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-52.70% +28.69%
Operating Systems Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
158 52 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 32.11% 29.05% 20.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 24 22
Average daily rate £245 £263 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +0.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £220 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £300 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 6
Average hourly rate £10.50 £13.25 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.75% -30.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.00 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £18.25 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
AIX
Tyne and Wear

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 18 April 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 19 (86.36%) UNIX
2 16 (72.73%) Security Cleared
3 12 (54.55%) Solaris
4 11 (50.00%) IBM
4 11 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 10 (45.45%) Red Hat
5 10 (45.45%) Service Management
6 9 (40.91%) SAN
6 9 (40.91%) Linux
6 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (40.91%) VMware
7 8 (36.36%) NetBackup
7 8 (36.36%) Windows
7 8 (36.36%) Veritas
7 8 (36.36%) Configuration Management
8 7 (31.82%) ITIL
8 7 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (27.27%) WebSphere
9 6 (27.27%) DV Cleared
9 6 (27.27%) JBoss
9 6 (27.27%) Oracle
10 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
10 5 (22.73%) WebLogic
11 4 (18.18%) Open Source
11 4 (18.18%) Change Control
11 4 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (18.18%) SQL
11 4 (18.18%) Siebel
11 4 (18.18%) LAN
11 4 (18.18%) WAN

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (27.27%) WebSphere
2 5 (22.73%) WebLogic
3 4 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (4.55%) FileNet
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) SAN
2 4 (18.18%) LAN
2 4 (18.18%) WAN
2 4 (18.18%) Firewall
2 4 (18.18%) VPN
3 1 (4.55%) DNS
3 1 (4.55%) SSL
3 1 (4.55%) LDAP
3 1 (4.55%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) DB2
3 1 (4.55%) SAP BW
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Subversion
1 2 (9.09%) Rational Application Developer
1 2 (9.09%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.55%) NWDI
General
1 2 (9.09%) Legal
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) UNIX Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Build Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Linux Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 2 (9.09%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.55%) CRM Developer
6 1 (4.55%) SAP CRM Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Backup Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Java/J2EE Architect
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.55%) J2EE Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Middleware
1 4 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (13.64%) Web Services
3 2 (9.09%) Software Packaging
3 2 (9.09%) Java EE
3 2 (9.09%) Ajax
3 2 (9.09%) Hibernate
3 2 (9.09%) REST
3 2 (9.09%) DHTML
3 2 (9.09%) HTML
3 2 (9.09%) .NET
3 2 (9.09%) J2EE
3 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 2 (9.09%) EJB
3 2 (9.09%) JSP
3 2 (9.09%) Servlets
3 2 (9.09%) SOAP
3 2 (9.09%) Struts
3 2 (9.09%) XML
3 2 (9.09%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Open Source
2 3 (13.64%) HACMP
3 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.55%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) UNIX
2 12 (54.55%) Solaris
3 9 (40.91%) Linux
4 8 (36.36%) Windows
5 7 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.55%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Service Management
2 8 (36.36%) Configuration Management
3 7 (31.82%) ITIL
4 4 (18.18%) Change Control
5 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (9.09%) ERP
6 2 (9.09%) RAD
6 2 (9.09%) Workflow
7 1 (4.55%) Six Sigma
7 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.55%) CRM
7 1 (4.55%) OO
7 1 (4.55%) Change Data Capture
7 1 (4.55%) Lean Six Sigma
7 1 (4.55%) Performance Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Integration Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 11 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (27.27%) DV Cleared
4 3 (13.64%) IBM AIX Certification
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) KVM
2 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.55%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) IBM
2 10 (45.45%) Red Hat
3 9 (40.91%) VMware
4 8 (36.36%) Veritas
5 6 (27.27%) JBoss
5 6 (27.27%) Oracle
6 4 (18.18%) Siebel
6 4 (18.18%) Informatica
7 3 (13.64%) HP
7 3 (13.64%) Axway
8 2 (9.09%) webMethods
9 1 (4.55%) Open Text
9 1 (4.55%) Citrix
9 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
9 1 (4.55%) Sun
9 1 (4.55%) Business Objects
9 1 (4.55%) SAP
9 1 (4.55%) Sybase