The table below looks at the statistics for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East 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 45 34 34
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Contract jobs citing AIX 11 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.76% 2.60% 1.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.24% 7.81% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 3
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£275 £240 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £223 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £357 £283
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%
AIX
England

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

Operating Systems Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
152 128 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 24.28% 33.33% 17.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 68 14
Average daily rate £300 £245 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.44% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £188 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £380 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.93% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 17
Average hourly rate £16.16 £22.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.17% +95.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £13.50 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £28.15 £20.00
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 the North East

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

AIX Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

AIX
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

AIX Daily Rate Trend in the North East

AIX
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AIX across the North East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

AIX Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

AIX
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

AIX Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

AIX
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX within the North East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -9 11 £275 +14.58% 1
AIX
England

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 12 (92.31%) IBM
2 10 (76.92%) WebSphere Application Server
2 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 10 (76.92%) JBoss
2 10 (76.92%) WebSphere
3 7 (53.85%) Tivoli
3 7 (53.85%) Apache
3 7 (53.85%) LDAP
3 7 (53.85%) Open Source
4 6 (46.15%) UNIX
5 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
5 5 (38.46%) QA
6 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
7 3 (23.08%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (23.08%) WebLogic
7 3 (23.08%) ITIL
7 3 (23.08%) Perl
7 3 (23.08%) Oracle
7 3 (23.08%) Siebel
7 3 (23.08%) Informatica
7 3 (23.08%) Software Packaging
7 3 (23.08%) Axway
7 3 (23.08%) DataPower
7 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (23.08%) DevOps
7 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (15.38%) GPFS
8 2 (15.38%) Lean Six Sigma
8 2 (15.38%) Change Control
8 2 (15.38%) IBM AIX Certification

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 10 (76.92%) WebSphere Application Server
1 10 (76.92%) JBoss
1 10 (76.92%) WebSphere
2 7 (53.85%) Apache
3 3 (23.08%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) LDAP
2 2 (15.38%) LAN
2 2 (15.38%) WAN
2 2 (15.38%) VPN
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Administrator
1 3 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) UNIX Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) WebSphere MQ
1 3 (23.08%) Software Packaging
2 2 (15.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Open Source
2 3 (23.08%) DataPower
2 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (15.38%) HACMP
4 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) UNIX
3 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (15.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) DevOps
3 2 (15.38%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (15.38%) Change Control
3 2 (15.38%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (15.38%) Workflow
3 2 (15.38%) Six Sigma
4 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) IBM AIX Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) IBM
2 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 3 (23.08%) Siebel
3 3 (23.08%) Informatica
3 3 (23.08%) Axway
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft