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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AIX
Rank 128 92 53
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -39
Contract jobs citing AIX 37 43 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.84% 1.39% 3.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.11% 5.82% 13.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 21 44
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£450 £420 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +28.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £230 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £355
% change year-on-year
- +19.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 West region.

Operating Systems Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
901 739 640
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 20.52% 23.95% 22.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 486 382 284
Average daily rate £365 £320 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.06% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £175 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 93 87
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £32.50 £35.00
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 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 31 August 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 31 August 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 29 £450 - 2
Cheshire -19 5 £450 +20.00% 2
Merseyside - 1 - -
AIX
England

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 42 (57.53%) UNIX
2 30 (41.10%) Finance
3 26 (35.62%) Linux
4 24 (32.88%) Solaris
5 21 (28.77%) IBM
5 21 (28.77%) Banking
6 20 (27.40%) Windows
7 15 (20.55%) SAP
8 12 (16.44%) DB2
8 12 (16.44%) Sun
8 12 (16.44%) Middleware
9 11 (15.07%) ITIL
10 10 (13.70%) CICS
11 9 (12.33%) CA
11 9 (12.33%) SAS
11 9 (12.33%) VSAM
11 9 (12.33%) Mainframe
11 9 (12.33%) Git (software)
12 8 (10.96%) Base SAS
12 8 (10.96%) HP
12 8 (10.96%) DataStage
12 8 (10.96%) HTML
12 8 (10.96%) JavaScript
12 8 (10.96%) SQL
12 8 (10.96%) Oracle
13 7 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (9.59%) Data Centre
13 7 (9.59%) SDLC
14 6 (8.22%) Relational Database
14 6 (8.22%) SAS Data Integration Studio

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 10 (13.70%) CICS
2 9 (12.33%) SAS
3 4 (5.48%) Apache
4 3 (4.11%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (4.11%) NetWeaver
4 3 (4.11%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.37%) Confluence
5 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (4.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.85%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (4.11%) SAP CRM
3 2 (2.74%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
3 2 (2.74%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (2.74%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) SAN
2 4 (5.48%) Firewall
2 4 (5.48%) NAS
2 4 (5.48%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.11%) SNA
3 3 (4.11%) SSL
3 3 (4.11%) SMS
3 3 (4.11%) SMTP
3 3 (4.11%) FTP
4 1 (1.37%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.44%) DB2
2 8 (10.96%) DataStage
2 8 (10.96%) Base SAS
3 6 (8.22%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.22%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 6 (8.22%) RDBMS
4 5 (6.85%) Oracle Database
5 4 (5.48%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (4.11%) OLAP Cube
6 3 (4.11%) OLAP
7 2 (2.74%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.74%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (2.74%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.74%) Oracle OWB
7 2 (2.74%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (12.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.85%) Subversion
3 4 (5.48%) Maven
3 4 (5.48%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.37%) JIRA
General
1 30 (41.10%) Finance
2 21 (28.77%) Banking
3 2 (2.74%) Legal
4 1 (1.37%) Retail
4 1 (1.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (15.07%) Architect
2 10 (13.70%) Developer
2 10 (13.70%) Analyst
3 9 (12.33%) Consultant
4 7 (9.59%) Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (8.22%) Technical Design Leader
6 5 (6.85%) SAP Architect
6 5 (6.85%) UNIX Administrator
6 5 (6.85%) SAS Developer
6 5 (6.85%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (6.85%) Administrator
6 5 (6.85%) Java Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Oracle DBA
7 4 (5.48%) DBA
7 4 (5.48%) SAS Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 4 (5.48%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) AWS Consultant
8 3 (4.11%) OAT Test Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) SAP Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.44%) Middleware
2 8 (10.96%) HTML
3 5 (6.85%) jQuery
3 5 (6.85%) Java EE
3 5 (6.85%) JSON
3 5 (6.85%) Catalyst
4 4 (5.48%) AngularJS
4 4 (5.48%) YUI
4 4 (5.48%) CSS
4 4 (5.48%) Web Services
4 4 (5.48%) XML
4 4 (5.48%) Flash
4 4 (5.48%) WSDL
5 3 (4.11%) SAP Basis
5 3 (4.11%) HTML5
6 1 (1.37%) REST
6 1 (1.37%) Backbone.js
6 1 (1.37%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.33%) Mainframe
1 9 (12.33%) VSAM
2 7 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.59%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.85%) BYOD
3 5 (6.85%) Data Integration
4 4 (5.48%) IBM Mainframe
4 4 (5.48%) HACMP
5 3 (4.11%) EFT
5 3 (4.11%) PKI
5 3 (4.11%) Grid Computing
6 2 (2.74%) Clustering
7 1 (1.37%) Tandem
7 1 (1.37%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 42 (57.53%) UNIX
2 26 (35.62%) Linux
3 24 (32.88%) Solaris
4 20 (27.40%) Windows
5 6 (8.22%) HPUX
5 6 (8.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (6.85%) Mac OS
7 4 (5.48%) Windows Vista
7 4 (5.48%) Windows XP
8 3 (4.11%) zOS
9 2 (2.74%) SUSE
9 2 (2.74%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.07%) ITIL
2 7 (9.59%) SDLC
3 6 (8.22%) Data Analysis
4 5 (6.85%) TDD
4 5 (6.85%) ETL
4 5 (6.85%) MVC
4 5 (6.85%) Web Development
5 4 (5.48%) BDD
5 4 (5.48%) DevOps
5 4 (5.48%) Migration
5 4 (5.48%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (5.48%) OOP
5 4 (5.48%) OO
5 4 (5.48%) Service Management
5 4 (5.48%) Change Management
6 3 (4.11%) CRM
6 3 (4.11%) Software Engineering
6 3 (4.11%) Project Planning
6 3 (4.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 3 (4.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.96%) JavaScript
1 8 (10.96%) SQL
2 6 (8.22%) COBOL
3 5 (6.85%) Java
3 5 (6.85%) Perl
4 4 (5.48%) Objective-C
4 4 (5.48%) Bash Shell
4 4 (5.48%) C
4 4 (5.48%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (8.22%) SC Cleared
1 6 (8.22%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.11%) Degree
3 1 (1.37%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (4.11%) Time Sharing Option
2 3 (4.11%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 3 (4.11%) RACF
3 2 (2.74%) GPFS
3 2 (2.74%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 4 (5.48%) Puppet
2 3 (4.11%) Oracle ZFS
2 3 (4.11%) zSecure
2 3 (4.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (4.11%) OMEGAMON
3 2 (2.74%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.74%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 21 (28.77%) IBM
2 15 (20.55%) SAP
3 12 (16.44%) Sun
4 9 (12.33%) CA
5 8 (10.96%) HP
5 8 (10.96%) Oracle
6 5 (6.85%) BMC
6 5 (6.85%) VMware
7 4 (5.48%) Red Hat
8 3 (4.11%) Veritas
8 3 (4.11%) Microsoft
9 2 (2.74%) SmartStream
9 2 (2.74%) Remedy
10 1 (1.37%) Perforce
10 1 (1.37%) NetApp
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