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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM AIX
England / North East
Rank 72 45 46
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +1
Contract jobs citing AIX 21 30 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.32% 3.40% 1.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.87% 17.65% 7.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 21 9
Median daily rate £340 £295 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.25% +7.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £255 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £500 £346
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 £19.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+211.68% -48.66%

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
267 170 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 29.50% 19.25% 22.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 93 83
Median daily rate £325 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £533 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 7 16
Median hourly rate £22.50 £13.50 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -16.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.90 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £17.20 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing AIX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 20 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX within the North East region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -19 21 £340 +15.25% 1
AIX
England

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing AIX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region with a requirement for AIX.

1 131 (87.92%) Linux
2 117 (78.52%) Unix
3 84 (56.38%) Windows
4 70 (46.98%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (46.31%) ITIL
6 67 (44.97%) WebSphere
7 66 (44.30%) Analytical Skills
8 65 (43.62%) DevOps
9 60 (40.27%) Oracle
10 58 (38.93%) Solaris
10 58 (38.93%) IBM
11 53 (35.57%) Microsoft
12 50 (33.56%) Red Hat
12 50 (33.56%) Change Management
13 48 (32.21%) Open Source
14 44 (29.53%) SaaS
14 44 (29.53%) PaaS
14 44 (29.53%) Problem Management
14 44 (29.53%) IaaS
15 43 (28.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 42 (28.19%) WebLogic
17 41 (27.52%) HP
18 40 (26.85%) MS Excel
18 40 (26.85%) MS PowerPoint
19 38 (25.50%) Service Management
20 37 (24.83%) Windows XP
20 37 (24.83%) Java
20 37 (24.83%) SQL
20 37 (24.83%) Data Management
21 36 (24.16%) Windows 2000

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 67 (44.97%) WebSphere
2 42 (28.19%) WebLogic
3 35 (23.49%) JBoss
4 30 (20.13%) WebSphere Application Server
5 20 (13.42%) Oracle Application Server
6 14 (9.40%) Apache
7 12 (8.05%) Tomcat
7 12 (8.05%) Tuxedo
8 10 (6.71%) iPlanet
8 10 (6.71%) MQSeries
9 9 (6.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 8 (5.37%) Confluence
10 8 (5.37%) FileNet
10 8 (5.37%) Oracle Workflow
11 6 (4.03%) SAS
12 5 (3.36%) WildFly
13 4 (2.68%) AquaLogic
14 3 (2.01%) SharePoint
15 2 (1.34%) IIS
15 2 (1.34%) nginx
Applications
1 40 (26.85%) MS Excel
1 40 (26.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (14.09%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 7 (4.70%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (3.36%) BusinessWorks
4 4 (2.68%) OpenText MBPM
5 3 (2.01%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (1.34%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 44 (29.53%) IaaS
1 44 (29.53%) PaaS
1 44 (29.53%) SaaS
2 5 (3.36%) OpenShift
3 2 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.34%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.34%) Google App Engine
3 2 (1.34%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (16.78%) TCP/IP
2 23 (15.44%) LDAP
3 21 (14.09%) SSL
4 15 (10.07%) Firewall
5 8 (5.37%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (4.70%) Network Security
7 5 (3.36%) SAN
8 4 (2.68%) DNS
9 3 (2.01%) IPsec
9 3 (2.01%) WAN
10 2 (1.34%) DHCP
10 2 (1.34%) FTP
10 2 (1.34%) HTTP
10 2 (1.34%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.67%) BGP
11 1 (0.67%) MPLS
11 1 (0.67%) OSPF
11 1 (0.67%) VPN
11 1 (0.67%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.40%) DB2
2 13 (8.72%) BusinessObjects
3 12 (8.05%) SQL Server
4 9 (6.04%) MongoDB
4 9 (6.04%) Oracle Database
5 8 (5.37%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (4.70%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (3.36%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (2.01%) MySQL
8 3 (2.01%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 3 (2.01%) SAS Enterprise Miner
9 2 (1.34%) Ingres
10 1 (0.67%) Adabas
10 1 (0.67%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.67%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.67%) SAP HANA
10 1 (0.67%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 9 (6.04%) Git (software)
2 8 (5.37%) JIRA
3 5 (3.36%) CA Gen
4 3 (2.01%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.34%) Travis CI
6 1 (0.67%) StarTeam
6 1 (0.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (2.01%) Finance
2 1 (0.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (18.79%) DevOps Engineer
2 21 (14.09%) Operations Engineer
3 18 (12.08%) Administrator
4 16 (10.74%) Analyst
5 14 (9.40%) DBA
5 14 (9.40%) Operations Analyst
5 14 (9.40%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 14 (9.40%) Support Analyst
5 14 (9.40%) Support Engineer
6 13 (8.72%) Applications Architect
6 13 (8.72%) Architect
6 13 (8.72%) Operational Support Analyst
6 13 (8.72%) Operations Support Analyst
6 13 (8.72%) Unix Engineer
7 9 (6.04%) Linux Engineer
7 9 (6.04%) Migration Architect
7 9 (6.04%) Oracle DBA
8 7 (4.70%) Linux Support
8 7 (4.70%) Products Support Engineer
8 7 (4.70%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (20.13%) Middleware
2 26 (17.45%) Software Packaging
3 21 (14.09%) WebSphere MQ
4 15 (10.07%) J2EE
5 9 (6.04%) IBM Integration Bus
6 5 (3.36%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 2 (1.34%) .NET
7 2 (1.34%) LAMP
7 2 (1.34%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 66 (44.30%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (14.77%) Mainframe
3 16 (10.74%) Clustering
4 13 (8.72%) Tandem
5 11 (7.38%) Management Information System
6 10 (6.71%) IBM Mainframe
7 8 (5.37%) DataPower
8 7 (4.70%) Private Cloud
9 4 (2.68%) HACMP
10 2 (1.34%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.67%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 131 (87.92%) Linux
2 117 (78.52%) Unix
3 84 (56.38%) Windows
4 58 (38.93%) Solaris
5 43 (28.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 37 (24.83%) Windows XP
7 36 (24.16%) Windows 2000
8 31 (20.81%) HPUX
9 23 (15.44%) Windows Server
10 15 (10.07%) zOS
11 10 (6.71%) SUSE
12 9 (6.04%) OS/390
13 8 (5.37%) MVS
14 6 (4.03%) Windows 7
15 4 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
16 1 (0.67%) VME
16 1 (0.67%) Windows 10
16 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
16 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (46.98%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (46.31%) ITIL
3 65 (43.62%) DevOps
4 50 (33.56%) Change Management
5 48 (32.21%) Open Source
6 44 (29.53%) Problem Management
7 38 (25.50%) Service Management
8 37 (24.83%) Data Management
9 32 (21.48%) High Availability
9 32 (21.48%) PRINCE2
10 31 (20.81%) Configuration Management
11 30 (20.13%) OO
12 28 (18.79%) ITSM
13 27 (18.12%) Release Management
14 24 (16.11%) Change Control
15 22 (14.77%) Operational Acceptance Testing
16 16 (10.74%) Migration
17 15 (10.07%) Service Delivery
18 13 (8.72%) Continuous Improvement
18 13 (8.72%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 37 (24.83%) Java
1 37 (24.83%) SQL
2 30 (20.13%) Perl
3 12 (8.05%) PowerShell
4 10 (6.71%) Shell Script
4 10 (6.71%) VB
5 3 (2.01%) C
5 3 (2.01%) C++
6 2 (1.34%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.34%) C-shell
6 2 (1.34%) Korn
7 1 (0.67%) NATURAL
7 1 (0.67%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (20.81%) Security Cleared
2 25 (16.78%) SC Cleared
3 15 (10.07%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (2.68%) IBM AIX Certification
4 4 (2.68%) RHCE
5 3 (2.01%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.34%) IBM Certification
7 1 (0.67%) Degree
7 1 (0.67%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.67%) MCITP
7 1 (0.67%) MCSA
7 1 (0.67%) MCSE
7 1 (0.67%) MCTS
7 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (22.82%) SLA
2 8 (5.37%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (2.01%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.67%) QA
System Software
1 8 (5.37%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 8 (5.37%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 8 (5.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.03%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.36%) Docker
3 5 (3.36%) KVM
4 4 (2.68%) GPFS
4 4 (2.68%) Oracle Clusterware
5 3 (2.01%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (1.34%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.34%) Samba
6 2 (1.34%) Xen
7 1 (0.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 32 (21.48%) Puppet
2 30 (20.13%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (5.37%) Forum Sentry
3 8 (5.37%) Tivoli
4 7 (4.70%) Control-M
5 5 (3.36%) Data Guard
5 5 (3.36%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (2.01%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.67%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.67%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.67%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.67%) Netcool
7 1 (0.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.67%) Oracle Flashback
7 1 (0.67%) PureDisk
7 1 (0.67%) Simpana
7 1 (0.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 60 (40.27%) Oracle
2 58 (38.93%) IBM
3 53 (35.57%) Microsoft
4 50 (33.56%) Red Hat
5 41 (27.52%) HP
6 28 (18.79%) Sun
7 25 (16.78%) Axway
8 21 (14.09%) Informatica
8 21 (14.09%) Siebel
9 15 (10.07%) CA
10 12 (8.05%) Cisco
11 11 (7.38%) F5
12 10 (6.71%) Veritas
13 8 (5.37%) Atlassian
13 8 (5.37%) VMware
14 5 (3.36%) TIBCO
15 4 (2.68%) EMC
16 3 (2.01%) Citrix
16 3 (2.01%) ServiceNow
17 2 (1.34%) PlateSpin