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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AIX
Rank 63 57 37
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -20
Contract jobs citing AIX 22 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.03% 0.50% 1.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.91% 2.11% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 3
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£320 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £350 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £382 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £358
% change year-on-year
- +18.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%
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
278 142 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 25.67% 23.79% 19.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 83 35
Average daily rate £425 £260 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.46% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £143 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £390 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 21 19
Average hourly rate £32.00 £14.00 £12.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% +14.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £32.50 £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 3 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

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

AIX Hourly Rate Histogram 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 3 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -5 21 £320 -8.57%
AIX
England

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 26 (86.67%) IBM
2 25 (83.33%) UNIX
3 24 (80.00%) Linux
4 23 (76.67%) Java
5 18 (60.00%) Perl
6 15 (50.00%) WebLogic
6 15 (50.00%) Windows
6 15 (50.00%) Solaris
7 13 (43.33%) SQL
7 13 (43.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (40.00%) Security Cleared
9 11 (36.67%) WebSphere
9 11 (36.67%) Axway
9 11 (36.67%) Oracle
9 11 (36.67%) WebSphere Application Server
9 11 (36.67%) JBoss
9 11 (36.67%) Red Hat
10 10 (33.33%) Sun
10 10 (33.33%) HP
10 10 (33.33%) Configuration Management
10 10 (33.33%) Change Management
10 10 (33.33%) SSL
10 10 (33.33%) Problem Management
10 10 (33.33%) Change Control
11 9 (30.00%) IBM Mainframe
11 9 (30.00%) Mainframe
11 9 (30.00%) Tivoli
11 9 (30.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 9 (30.00%) zOS
11 9 (30.00%) CA

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 15 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 11 (36.67%) JBoss
2 11 (36.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 11 (36.67%) WebSphere
3 5 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
3 5 (16.67%) AquaLogic
3 5 (16.67%) Tuxedo
3 5 (16.67%) MQSeries
3 5 (16.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 5 (16.67%) FileNet
4 4 (13.33%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) SSL
2 8 (26.67%) TCP/IP
3 5 (16.67%) LDAP
3 5 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (13.33%) Network Security
5 1 (3.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (6.67%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) JMeter
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Support Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Administrator
3 4 (13.33%) Middleware Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Architect
4 3 (10.00%) UNIX Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Build Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) DevOps Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.33%) DevOps Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) J2EE
2 6 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (20.00%) Software Packaging
3 5 (16.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 5 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Mainframe
1 9 (30.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (16.67%) DataPower
4 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (10.00%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (83.33%) UNIX
2 24 (80.00%) Linux
3 15 (50.00%) Windows
3 15 (50.00%) Solaris
4 13 (43.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (30.00%) zOS
6 5 (16.67%) OS/390
7 4 (13.33%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 10 (33.33%) Change Management
1 10 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 10 (33.33%) Change Control
2 8 (26.67%) DevOps
3 6 (20.00%) ITIL
4 5 (16.67%) Workflow
4 5 (16.67%) Quality Management
4 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 5 (16.67%) Release Management
4 5 (16.67%) QMS
4 5 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 4 (13.33%) Load Balancing
5 4 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (13.33%) Security Management
5 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.67%) Validation
7 1 (3.33%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (76.67%) Java
2 18 (60.00%) Perl
3 13 (43.33%) SQL
4 8 (26.67%) VB
4 8 (26.67%) Shell Script
4 8 (26.67%) C
4 8 (26.67%) C++
5 4 (13.33%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (30.00%) Tivoli
2 3 (10.00%) Puppet
2 3 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 26 (86.67%) IBM
2 11 (36.67%) Oracle
2 11 (36.67%) Red Hat
2 11 (36.67%) Axway
3 10 (33.33%) Sun
3 10 (33.33%) HP
4 9 (30.00%) CA
5 6 (20.00%) Informatica
5 6 (20.00%) Siebel
6 5 (16.67%) Fujitsu
6 5 (16.67%) Metastorm
6 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 4 (13.33%) 3PAR
8 2 (6.67%) Sybase
8 2 (6.67%) SAP
9 1 (3.33%) Veritas
9 1 (3.33%) VMware