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 30 October 2014 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank 108 61 48
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -13
Contract jobs citing AIX 35 77 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.07% 2.78% 3.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.77% 12.38% 14.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 37 35
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£413 £295 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.06% -13.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £226 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £508 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £31.56 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £43.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-13.14% +38.88%
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
733 622 697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.46% 22.49% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 259 306
Average daily rate £325 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £213 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £480 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 91 75
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.25 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.07% +24.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £31.56 £22.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.28%

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 30 October 2014.

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 30 October 2014. 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
Cheshire -15 14 £388 +32.25%
Manchester -15 11 £450 -10.00% 2
Cumbria - - - -
Merseyside - - - - 1
AIX
England

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 42 (59.15%) Linux
2 34 (47.89%) UNIX
3 30 (42.25%) IBM
4 26 (36.62%) HP
4 26 (36.62%) Windows
5 24 (33.80%) Banking
6 21 (29.58%) Solaris
7 17 (23.94%) Finance
8 16 (22.54%) HPUX
9 15 (21.13%) Sun
9 15 (21.13%) Mainframe
10 14 (19.72%) Oracle
10 14 (19.72%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (18.31%) Perl
11 13 (18.31%) SQL
11 13 (18.31%) Middleware
11 13 (18.31%) Migration
12 12 (16.90%) RDBMS
12 12 (16.90%) Relational Database
13 11 (15.49%) Red Hat
13 11 (15.49%) Apache
14 10 (14.08%) BMC
14 10 (14.08%) Shell Script
15 9 (12.68%) WebSphere
15 9 (12.68%) Web Development
15 9 (12.68%) HTML
15 9 (12.68%) JavaScript
15 9 (12.68%) CSS
15 9 (12.68%) DB2
15 9 (12.68%) YUI

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 (15.49%) Apache
2 9 (12.68%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.63%) WebLogic
3 4 (5.63%) JBoss
3 4 (5.63%) CICS
4 2 (2.82%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (2.82%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.82%) MQSeries
4 2 (2.82%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.41%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle 9iAS
5 1 (1.41%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) SAP PM
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.86%) Firewall
2 5 (7.04%) SAN
3 4 (5.63%) FTP
4 3 (4.23%) LDAP
5 2 (2.82%) Network Security
5 2 (2.82%) NAS
5 2 (2.82%) VPN
5 2 (2.82%) DNS
5 2 (2.82%) SSL
5 2 (2.82%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.90%) RDBMS
1 12 (16.90%) Relational Database
2 9 (12.68%) DB2
3 4 (5.63%) DataStage
4 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.82%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.41%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.41%) SAP HANA
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) LoadRunner
General
1 24 (33.80%) Banking
2 17 (23.94%) Finance
3 6 (8.45%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.82%) Retail
5 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (25.35%) Architect
2 16 (22.54%) Administrator
3 15 (21.13%) AIX Administrator
4 6 (8.45%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (5.63%) Analyst
5 4 (5.63%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (5.63%) UNIX Engineer
6 3 (4.23%) Functional Architect
6 3 (4.23%) WebSphere Administrator
7 2 (2.82%) Technical Design Leader
7 2 (2.82%) Technical Design Manager
7 2 (2.82%) Technical Architect
7 2 (2.82%) Tester
7 2 (2.82%) UNIX Administrator
7 2 (2.82%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (2.82%) Technical Manager
7 2 (2.82%) Operations Analyst
7 2 (2.82%) Performance Tester
7 2 (2.82%) Security Analyst
8 1 (1.41%) Environment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.31%) Middleware
2 9 (12.68%) HTML
2 9 (12.68%) CSS
2 9 (12.68%) YUI
3 6 (8.45%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (4.23%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 2 (2.82%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.13%) Mainframe
2 14 (19.72%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.45%) IBM Mainframe
4 5 (7.04%) HACMP
5 4 (5.63%) LPAR
5 4 (5.63%) VSAM
6 3 (4.23%) DLPAR
7 2 (2.82%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (2.82%) DataPower
7 2 (2.82%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.82%) Statistics
8 1 (1.41%) Tandem
8 1 (1.41%) PKI
8 1 (1.41%) AS400
8 1 (1.41%) Open Source
8 1 (1.41%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.41%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 42 (59.15%) Linux
2 34 (47.89%) UNIX
3 26 (36.62%) Windows
4 21 (29.58%) Solaris
5 16 (22.54%) HPUX
6 7 (9.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (7.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.82%) CentOS
8 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.41%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.31%) Migration
2 9 (12.68%) Web Development
3 8 (11.27%) MVC
4 4 (5.63%) ITIL
4 4 (5.63%) Configuration Management
4 4 (5.63%) Project Management
5 3 (4.23%) Incident Management
5 3 (4.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (4.23%) Network Management
5 3 (4.23%) Capacity Management
5 3 (4.23%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (2.82%) Time Management
6 2 (2.82%) Performance Testing
6 2 (2.82%) Data Protection
6 2 (2.82%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (2.82%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (2.82%) DevOps
6 2 (2.82%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (2.82%) SIEM
6 2 (2.82%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.31%) Perl
1 13 (18.31%) SQL
2 10 (14.08%) Shell Script
3 9 (12.68%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.04%) Java
5 4 (5.63%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.63%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.82%) CISSP
2 2 (2.82%) CISM
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) GPFS
1 2 (2.82%) PowerHA
1 2 (2.82%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (9.86%) Tivoli
2 3 (4.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (4.23%) Control-M
3 2 (2.82%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (2.82%) OMEGAMON
3 2 (2.82%) SCCM
3 2 (2.82%) SAP Afaria
3 2 (2.82%) CA Wily
3 2 (2.82%) OpenView
3 2 (2.82%) Foglight
4 1 (1.41%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.41%) Nagios
4 1 (1.41%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 30 (42.25%) IBM
2 26 (36.62%) HP
3 15 (21.13%) Sun
4 14 (19.72%) Oracle
5 11 (15.49%) Red Hat
6 10 (14.08%) BMC
7 7 (9.86%) CA
8 5 (7.04%) SAP
8 5 (7.04%) Axway
9 4 (5.63%) Splunk
9 4 (5.63%) Intel
9 4 (5.63%) Microsoft
10 3 (4.23%) Curam
10 3 (4.23%) Cisco
10 3 (4.23%) Cyber-Ark
11 2 (2.82%) SolarWinds
11 2 (2.82%) Tumbleweed
11 2 (2.82%) MobileIron
11 2 (2.82%) Siebel
11 2 (2.82%) EMC
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