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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AIX
Rank 103 106 78
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -28
Contract jobs citing AIX 44 24 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.29% 0.89% 1.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.86% 4.00% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 7
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£400 £319 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.49% +27.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £203 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £525 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £373
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +7.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £49.50 - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £17.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+118.57% -52.70%
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
751 600 512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.04% 22.16% 22.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 243 218
Average daily rate £350 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £135 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.93% -1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 120 75
Average hourly rate £13.00 £16.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £11.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.73 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -1.71%

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AIX across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 March 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
Manchester +5 17 £475 -9.52% 2
Cheshire +3 14 £420 +31.76% 3
Cumbria - 3 - - 2
Lancashire - - - - 3
AIX
England

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 49 (77.78%) UNIX
2 37 (58.73%) Linux
3 28 (44.44%) Solaris
4 26 (41.27%) Finance
5 24 (38.10%) IBM
6 23 (36.51%) Windows
7 18 (28.57%) Oracle
8 14 (22.22%) Banking
9 12 (19.05%) Mainframe
10 11 (17.46%) WebSphere
11 10 (15.87%) VSAM
11 10 (15.87%) COBOL
11 10 (15.87%) ITIL
11 10 (15.87%) HP
11 10 (15.87%) CICS
11 10 (15.87%) CA
12 9 (14.29%) Migration
13 8 (12.70%) Middleware
13 8 (12.70%) DataStage
13 8 (12.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (11.11%) Red Hat
14 7 (11.11%) Web Services
14 7 (11.11%) SharePoint
14 7 (11.11%) Java
14 7 (11.11%) Shell Script
14 7 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
15 6 (9.52%) Oracle OWB
15 6 (9.52%) C
15 6 (9.52%) SQL

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 11 (17.46%) WebSphere
2 10 (15.87%) CICS
3 7 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 6 (9.52%) TIBCO EMS
4 6 (9.52%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
5 4 (6.35%) IIS
6 3 (4.76%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (3.17%) JBoss
7 2 (3.17%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (3.17%) WebLogic
7 2 (3.17%) NetWeaver
8 1 (1.59%) SAS
8 1 (1.59%) Oracle 9iAS
8 1 (1.59%) Apache
8 1 (1.59%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (9.52%) Oracle Financials
2 6 (9.52%) BusinessWorks
2 6 (9.52%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
2 6 (9.52%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (4.76%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.59%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) VLAN
2 2 (3.17%) WAN
3 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.59%) SAN
3 1 (1.59%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.70%) DataStage
2 6 (9.52%) Oracle OWB
2 6 (9.52%) Oracle Discoverer
3 5 (7.94%) DB2
4 4 (6.35%) RDBMS
4 4 (6.35%) Oracle Database
4 4 (6.35%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.76%) SAP BW
6 2 (3.17%) SAP HANA
7 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Subversion
1 4 (6.35%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.76%) Ant
General
1 26 (41.27%) Finance
2 14 (22.22%) Banking
3 3 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.17%) Retail
4 2 (3.17%) Law
4 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (25.40%) Architect
2 11 (17.46%) Administrator
3 8 (12.70%) Technical Architect
3 8 (12.70%) Technical Design Leader
4 7 (11.11%) Technical Design Architect
4 7 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
5 6 (9.52%) AIX Administrator
5 6 (9.52%) DBA
5 6 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (9.52%) Oracle DBA
5 6 (9.52%) TIBCO Specialist
6 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (4.76%) Lead Architect
7 3 (4.76%) WebSphere Administrator
7 3 (4.76%) Oracle Applications DBA
8 2 (3.17%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.17%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.17%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.70%) Middleware
2 7 (11.11%) Web Services
3 6 (9.52%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (9.52%) Rendezvous
4 5 (7.94%) HTML
5 4 (6.35%) XML
5 4 (6.35%) WSDL
5 4 (6.35%) Java EE
5 4 (6.35%) JSON
5 4 (6.35%) jQuery
5 4 (6.35%) HTML5
5 4 (6.35%) AngularJS
6 3 (4.76%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 2 (3.17%) Software Packaging
8 1 (1.59%) YUI
8 1 (1.59%) Catalyst
8 1 (1.59%) CSS
8 1 (1.59%) SAP XI
8 1 (1.59%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) Mainframe
2 10 (15.87%) VSAM
3 7 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.76%) LPAR
4 3 (4.76%) Clustering
4 3 (4.76%) HACMP
5 2 (3.17%) DataPower
5 2 (3.17%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (3.17%) Open Source
5 2 (3.17%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.59%) HP Superdome
6 1 (1.59%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.59%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 49 (77.78%) UNIX
2 37 (58.73%) Linux
3 28 (44.44%) Solaris
4 23 (36.51%) Windows
5 8 (12.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (6.35%) Mac OS
6 4 (6.35%) HPUX
6 4 (6.35%) Windows Vista
6 4 (6.35%) Windows XP
7 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.59%) SUSE
8 1 (1.59%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.87%) ITIL
2 9 (14.29%) Migration
3 5 (7.94%) Software Engineering
3 5 (7.94%) OO
3 5 (7.94%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (6.35%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (6.35%) Waterfall
4 4 (6.35%) BDD
4 4 (6.35%) OOP
4 4 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (6.35%) TDD
5 3 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (4.76%) Service Management
5 3 (4.76%) SOA
5 3 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (4.76%) Process Improvement
5 3 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (4.76%) Load Balancing
5 3 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (3.17%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.87%) COBOL
2 7 (11.11%) Java
2 7 (11.11%) Shell Script
3 6 (9.52%) C
3 6 (9.52%) SQL
4 5 (7.94%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.35%) Perl
5 4 (6.35%) C++
5 4 (6.35%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.59%) Jython
6 1 (1.59%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (6.35%) Degree
1 4 (6.35%) SC Cleared
1 4 (6.35%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.76%) VCP4
2 3 (4.76%) MCSD
2 3 (4.76%) MCSE
2 3 (4.76%) CCA
2 3 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (4.76%) CCEA
2 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.17%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.17%) PowerHA
2 2 (3.17%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 6 (9.52%) TIBCO Hawk
2 3 (4.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.59%) Nagios
3 1 (1.59%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.59%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.59%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 24 (38.10%) IBM
2 18 (28.57%) Oracle
3 10 (15.87%) HP
3 10 (15.87%) CA
4 7 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 6 (9.52%) TIBCO
5 6 (9.52%) Citrix
5 6 (9.52%) SAP
6 5 (7.94%) Sun
6 5 (7.94%) VMware
7 3 (4.76%) Axway
7 3 (4.76%) Cisco
7 3 (4.76%) Microsoft
7 3 (4.76%) Cyber-Ark
8 2 (3.17%) Siebel
8 2 (3.17%) Dell
8 2 (3.17%) BMC
8 2 (3.17%) Informatica
9 1 (1.59%) Sitecore
9 1 (1.59%) Splunk
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