The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AIX
Rank 49 37 33
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Contract jobs citing AIX 22 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.27% 1.22% 4.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.18% 4.94% 10.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 1 9
Average daily rate £325 £450 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +83.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £450 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £450 £324
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £390
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £36.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-42.06% +107.14%
AIX
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Operating Systems Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
136 81 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 20.21% 24.62% 43.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 57 80
Average daily rate £365 £320 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.06% +30.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £253 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 12
Average hourly rate £20.68 £13.83 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.49% -45.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £10.20 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.18 £16.16 £28.19
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AIX across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

AIX Daily Rate Histogram 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 12 February 2016, 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 37 (90.24%) Solaris
2 32 (78.05%) Windows
3 25 (60.98%) Unix
4 24 (58.54%) Java
4 24 (58.54%) Configuration Management
5 22 (53.66%) Security Cleared
6 21 (51.22%) VMware
7 20 (48.78%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (46.34%) ITIL
8 19 (46.34%) Microsoft
9 18 (43.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 18 (43.90%) SSL
9 18 (43.90%) IBM
9 18 (43.90%) J2EE
9 18 (43.90%) Oracle
9 18 (43.90%) WebSphere Application Server
9 18 (43.90%) WebSphere
9 18 (43.90%) Axway
9 18 (43.90%) Oracle Application Server
10 17 (41.46%) Linux
11 15 (36.59%) TCP/IP
11 15 (36.59%) SC Cleared
12 13 (31.71%) Sun
12 13 (31.71%) Red Hat
12 13 (31.71%) Middleware
12 13 (31.71%) Windows Server
13 12 (29.27%) Perl
13 12 (29.27%) Service Management
13 12 (29.27%) Change Management
14 11 (26.83%) Log4j

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 18 (43.90%) Oracle Application Server
1 18 (43.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 18 (43.90%) WebSphere
1 18 (43.90%) WebSphere Application Server
2 11 (26.83%) Apache
2 11 (26.83%) IIS
2 11 (26.83%) Jetty
2 11 (26.83%) nginx
2 11 (26.83%) Oracle 10gAS
2 11 (26.83%) Tomcat
3 10 (24.39%) PowerExchange
4 9 (21.95%) WebLogic
5 7 (17.07%) AquaLogic
5 7 (17.07%) MQSeries
5 7 (17.07%) Tuxedo
6 6 (14.63%) Oracle Spatial
7 2 (4.88%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 18 (43.90%) SSL
2 15 (36.59%) TCP/IP
3 11 (26.83%) HTTP
4 10 (24.39%) DHCP
4 10 (24.39%) DNS
4 10 (24.39%) FTP
4 10 (24.39%) IPsec
5 9 (21.95%) SAN
6 6 (14.63%) Firewall
7 5 (12.20%) LAN
7 5 (12.20%) VPN
7 5 (12.20%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.83%) BusinessObjects
1 11 (26.83%) PowerCenter
2 7 (17.07%) Oracle Database
2 7 (17.07%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (12.20%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (26.83%) Jenkins
1 11 (26.83%) Log4j
2 1 (2.44%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.44%) TestDirector
2 1 (2.44%) WinRunner
General
1 2 (4.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (21.95%) NetBackup Support
1 9 (21.95%) Support Engineer
2 8 (19.51%) NetBackup Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Unix Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) AIX Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Middleware Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Middleware Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Tivoli Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Web Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Applications Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Technical Architect
6 2 (4.88%) WebSphere Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Applications Architect
7 1 (2.44%) Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Java Architect
7 1 (2.44%) Services Delivery Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (43.90%) J2EE
2 13 (31.71%) Middleware
3 11 (26.83%) .NET
4 10 (24.39%) Servlets
5 7 (17.07%) IBM Integration Bus
6 2 (4.88%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) HACMP
2 4 (9.76%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (9.76%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.44%) Clustering
4 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.44%) PDA
4 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (90.24%) Solaris
2 32 (78.05%) Windows
3 25 (60.98%) Unix
4 17 (41.46%) Linux
5 13 (31.71%) Windows Server
6 9 (21.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (17.07%) OS/390
8 4 (9.76%) zOS
9 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (58.54%) Configuration Management
2 19 (46.34%) ITIL
3 12 (29.27%) Change Management
3 12 (29.27%) Service Management
4 11 (26.83%) Automated Testing
4 11 (26.83%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (26.83%) Problem Management
4 11 (26.83%) Unit Testing
5 8 (19.51%) Service Delivery
6 7 (17.07%) QMS
6 7 (17.07%) Release Management
7 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (14.63%) CRM
7 6 (14.63%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (14.63%) High Availability
7 6 (14.63%) Open Source
7 6 (14.63%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (14.63%) Security Management
8 5 (12.20%) DevOps
8 5 (12.20%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 24 (58.54%) Java
2 12 (29.27%) Perl
3 9 (21.95%) C
3 9 (21.95%) C++
4 5 (12.20%) SQL
5 4 (9.76%) Shell Script
5 4 (9.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (53.66%) Security Cleared
2 15 (36.59%) SC Cleared
3 6 (14.63%) DV Cleared
3 6 (14.63%) IBM AIX Certification
4 2 (4.88%) Degree
5 1 (2.44%) MCITP
5 1 (2.44%) MCSA
5 1 (2.44%) MCSE
5 1 (2.44%) MCTS
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 20 (48.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (26.83%) Xen
3 6 (14.63%) GPFS
3 6 (14.63%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (9.76%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (21.95%) NetBackup
2 4 (9.76%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.44%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.44%) Netcool
Vendors
1 21 (51.22%) VMware
2 19 (46.34%) Microsoft
3 18 (43.90%) Axway
3 18 (43.90%) IBM
3 18 (43.90%) Oracle
4 13 (31.71%) Red Hat
4 13 (31.71%) Sun
5 11 (26.83%) Genesys
5 11 (26.83%) Informatica
6 10 (24.39%) Veritas
7 7 (17.07%) Fujitsu
7 7 (17.07%) Metastorm
7 7 (17.07%) SAP
8 6 (14.63%) Siebel
9 4 (9.76%) CA
9 4 (9.76%) HP
10 1 (2.44%) Citrix
10 1 (2.44%) Intel Security