The table below looks at the statistics for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AIX
Rank 91 119 117
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -2
Contract jobs citing AIX 80 42 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.98% 1.07% 0.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.24% 5.01% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 19 9
Median daily rate £425 £450 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +63.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £329 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £503 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £387 £416 £379
% change year-on-year
-6.91% +9.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £49.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +54.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £40.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +128.57%
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 West region.

Operating Systems Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
866 839 741
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 21.47% 21.45% 23.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 464 410 319
Median daily rate £375 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £552 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 109 125
Median hourly rate £16.25 £14.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.28 £11.00 £12.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.73 £20.19 £37.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 West

AIX
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

AIX Daily Rate Trend in the North West

AIX
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AIX across the North West region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

AIX Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

AIX
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

AIX Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

AIX
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cheshire +12 34 £425 -2.85% 1
Manchester +7 19 £460 +9.52% 2
Lancashire +13 13 £341 -19.23%
Merseyside +6 11 £431 - 3
AIX
England

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 West region with a requirement for AIX.

1 78 (53.06%) Linux
2 73 (49.66%) Unix
3 58 (39.46%) Solaris
4 54 (36.73%) Migration
5 52 (35.37%) Windows
6 49 (33.33%) IBM
7 48 (32.65%) Data Centre
8 41 (27.89%) Red Hat
9 39 (26.53%) HPUX
10 37 (25.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 36 (24.49%) Oracle
12 33 (22.45%) Middleware
12 33 (22.45%) Finance
13 28 (19.05%) Security Cleared
14 23 (15.65%) WebSphere
15 22 (14.97%) VMware
16 21 (14.29%) Sun
16 21 (14.29%) WebLogic
17 20 (13.61%) Java
17 20 (13.61%) Subversion
18 19 (12.93%) Banking
18 19 (12.93%) WebSphere Application Server
19 18 (12.24%) Web Services
20 17 (11.56%) Apache
20 17 (11.56%) SC Cleared
21 16 (10.88%) OO
21 16 (10.88%) HP
21 16 (10.88%) Shell Script
22 15 (10.20%) SSL
22 15 (10.20%) SQL

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 23 (15.65%) WebSphere
2 21 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 19 (12.93%) WebSphere Application Server
4 17 (11.56%) Apache
5 14 (9.52%) Tomcat
6 7 (4.76%) IIS
7 6 (4.08%) Tuxedo
8 5 (3.40%) JBoss
8 5 (3.40%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 5 (3.40%) TPMS
9 4 (2.72%) IBM HTTP Server
9 4 (2.72%) iPlanet
10 3 (2.04%) OpenStack
10 3 (2.04%) WebSphere Process Server
11 2 (1.36%) Liferay
11 2 (1.36%) Oracle Application Server
12 1 (0.68%) AquaLogic
12 1 (0.68%) MQSeries
Applications
1 4 (2.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.40%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (3.40%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.36%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.68%) OpenText MBPM
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.68%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.08%) PaaS
2 4 (2.72%) IaaS
2 4 (2.72%) SaaS
3 3 (2.04%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.20%) SSL
2 12 (8.16%) DNS
2 12 (8.16%) WAN
3 8 (5.44%) SAN
3 8 (5.44%) SMTP
3 8 (5.44%) SNMP
3 8 (5.44%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.40%) Internet
5 4 (2.72%) HTTP
5 4 (2.72%) LAN
6 2 (1.36%) DMZ
6 2 (1.36%) Firewall
6 2 (1.36%) LDAP
6 2 (1.36%) NetScaler
6 2 (1.36%) VLAN
7 1 (0.68%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.68%) SSH
7 1 (0.68%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.80%) DB2
1 10 (6.80%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.12%) Oracle Database
3 7 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (3.40%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (2.72%) SAP BI
5 4 (2.72%) SAP BW
5 4 (2.72%) SAP HANA
6 3 (2.04%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.04%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.36%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (1.36%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.36%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (0.68%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.68%) MySQL
8 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (13.61%) Subversion
2 10 (6.80%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.40%) Eclipse
3 5 (3.40%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.72%) Introscope
5 2 (1.36%) ClearCase
5 2 (1.36%) ClearQuest
5 2 (1.36%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.36%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (1.36%) PeopleTools
5 2 (1.36%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.68%) JIRA
6 1 (0.68%) JIRA Agile
General
1 33 (22.45%) Finance
2 19 (12.93%) Banking
3 5 (3.40%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.04%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.36%) Marketing
6 1 (0.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (22.45%) Architect
2 19 (12.93%) AIX Architect
3 16 (10.88%) Infrastructure Architect
4 15 (10.20%) Administrator
4 15 (10.20%) Developer
5 11 (7.48%) Consultant
6 9 (6.12%) Analyst
6 9 (6.12%) Java Developer
7 8 (5.44%) AIX Consultant
8 7 (4.76%) AIX Administrator
8 7 (4.76%) AIX Specialist
8 7 (4.76%) DBA
8 7 (4.76%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 7 (4.76%) IT Architect
8 7 (4.76%) IT Infrastructure Architect
8 7 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (4.08%) Oracle DBA
9 6 (4.08%) Unix Administrator
10 5 (3.40%) AIX Infrastructure Architect
10 5 (3.40%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (22.45%) Middleware
2 18 (12.24%) Web Services
3 13 (8.84%) WebSphere MQ
4 10 (6.80%) JSON
4 10 (6.80%) XML
5 9 (6.12%) HTML
5 9 (6.12%) IBM Integration Bus
5 9 (6.12%) Java EE
5 9 (6.12%) jQuery
6 8 (5.44%) AngularJS
6 8 (5.44%) HTML5
6 8 (5.44%) WSDL
7 3 (2.04%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (1.36%) .NET
8 2 (1.36%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (1.36%) Oracle ADF
8 2 (1.36%) SAP Basis
8 2 (1.36%) SAP XI
9 1 (0.68%) LAMP
9 1 (0.68%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 48 (32.65%) Data Centre
2 11 (7.48%) Clustering
3 9 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.44%) FlexPod
4 8 (5.44%) VCE vBlock
5 7 (4.76%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.40%) HACMP
7 2 (1.36%) DataPower
7 2 (1.36%) Health Informatics
7 2 (1.36%) Informatics
7 2 (1.36%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.36%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.68%) LPAR
8 1 (0.68%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.68%) Replication
8 1 (0.68%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 78 (53.06%) Linux
2 73 (49.66%) Unix
3 58 (39.46%) Solaris
4 52 (35.37%) Windows
5 39 (26.53%) HPUX
6 37 (25.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (6.12%) Mac OS
7 9 (6.12%) Windows Vista
7 9 (6.12%) Windows XP
8 6 (4.08%) CentOS
9 5 (3.40%) VME
10 2 (1.36%) SUSE
10 2 (1.36%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.68%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (36.73%) Migration
2 16 (10.88%) OO
3 12 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (8.16%) OOP
4 10 (6.80%) ITIL
4 10 (6.80%) Software Engineering
5 9 (6.12%) Configuration Management
6 8 (5.44%) BDD
6 8 (5.44%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (5.44%) Data Protection
6 8 (5.44%) SDLC
6 8 (5.44%) Server Virtualisation
6 8 (5.44%) TDD
6 8 (5.44%) Waterfall
7 6 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (4.08%) Project Management
8 5 (3.40%) Change Management
8 5 (3.40%) Server Building
8 5 (3.40%) Service Delivery
8 5 (3.40%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (13.61%) Java
2 16 (10.88%) Shell Script
3 15 (10.20%) SQL
4 13 (8.84%) C
5 10 (6.80%) JavaScript
6 9 (6.12%) C++
6 9 (6.12%) Objective-C
7 7 (4.76%) Jython
7 7 (4.76%) Perl
8 6 (4.08%) Korn
9 5 (3.40%) COBOL
10 4 (2.72%) ABAP
10 4 (2.72%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.72%) C#
11 3 (2.04%) PeopleCode
11 3 (2.04%) SQR
12 2 (1.36%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.36%) Python
12 2 (1.36%) Ruby
13 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 17 (11.56%) SC Cleared
3 10 (6.80%) Degree
4 3 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.36%) BC Cleared
5 2 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.68%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.72%) QA
System Software
1 13 (8.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (6.80%) Hyper-V
3 6 (4.08%) Active Directory
4 5 (3.40%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (2.72%) GPFS
5 4 (2.72%) PowerHA
6 3 (2.04%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (1.36%) vCloud
7 2 (1.36%) XenServer
8 1 (0.68%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.68%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (6.80%) Puppet
2 6 (4.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (4.08%) vRealize
3 5 (3.40%) NetBackup
4 4 (2.72%) CA Wily
5 3 (2.04%) BladeLogic
5 3 (2.04%) Oracle ZFS
6 2 (1.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (1.36%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (1.36%) yum
7 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 49 (33.33%) IBM
2 41 (27.89%) Red Hat
3 36 (24.49%) Oracle
4 22 (14.97%) VMware
5 21 (14.29%) Sun
6 16 (10.88%) HP
7 12 (8.16%) Microsoft
8 11 (7.48%) Cisco
9 8 (5.44%) Citrix
9 8 (5.44%) Dell
10 6 (4.08%) SAP
11 5 (3.40%) ICL
11 5 (3.40%) Micro Focus
11 5 (3.40%) NetApp
12 4 (2.72%) CA
13 3 (2.04%) BMC
13 3 (2.04%) PeopleSoft
14 2 (1.36%) 3PAR
14 2 (1.36%) Kofax
14 2 (1.36%) MuleSoft
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