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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AIX
Rank 126 92 54
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -38
Contract jobs citing AIX 24 39 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.62% 1.28% 3.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.90% 5.60% 13.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 38
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£375 £363 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £231 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £424 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.23% +21.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +18.05%
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
829 697 627
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 21.44% 22.95% 23.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 440 362 276
Average daily rate £350 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £492 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 83 76
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £26.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -23 16 £365 +21.66% 5
Cheshire -10 4 £441 +72.74% 1
Merseyside -10 4 - -
AIX
England

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 39 (59.09%) UNIX
2 26 (39.39%) Linux
3 24 (36.36%) Windows
4 23 (34.85%) Finance
5 17 (25.76%) Banking
5 17 (25.76%) Solaris
6 12 (18.18%) DB2
6 12 (18.18%) SAP
6 12 (18.18%) Sun
7 10 (15.15%) HP
7 10 (15.15%) JavaScript
7 10 (15.15%) SC Cleared
7 10 (15.15%) Security Cleared
7 10 (15.15%) Git (software)
8 9 (13.64%) HTML
8 9 (13.64%) IBM
9 8 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (12.12%) SDLC
10 7 (10.61%) Relational Database
10 7 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (10.61%) RDBMS
10 7 (10.61%) C
10 7 (10.61%) SQL
10 7 (10.61%) SAS
11 6 (9.09%) Windows XP
11 6 (9.09%) OO
11 6 (9.09%) Oracle
11 6 (9.09%) Perl
11 6 (9.09%) Java
11 6 (9.09%) Web Services

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 7 (10.61%) SAS
2 4 (6.06%) Apache
3 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.55%) Office Communications Server
3 3 (4.55%) CICS
3 3 (4.55%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.52%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (4.55%) SAP CRM
2 3 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (4.55%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.06%) VLAN
2 3 (4.55%) SAN
3 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.03%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.18%) DB2
2 7 (10.61%) RDBMS
2 7 (10.61%) Relational Database
3 6 (9.09%) Base SAS
4 5 (7.58%) Oracle Database
4 5 (7.58%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 3 (4.55%) OLAP Cube
5 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (4.55%) OLAP
6 2 (3.03%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (3.03%) DataStage
6 2 (3.03%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 10 (15.15%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.09%) Subversion
3 4 (6.06%) Maven
3 4 (6.06%) Jenkins
General
1 23 (34.85%) Finance
2 17 (25.76%) Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Retail
3 1 (1.52%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (16.67%) Architect
2 9 (13.64%) Developer
3 8 (12.12%) Analyst
4 6 (9.09%) Consultant
4 6 (9.09%) Administrator
4 6 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 6 (9.09%) UNIX Administrator
5 5 (7.58%) SAP Architect
6 4 (6.06%) Automation Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Oracle DBA
6 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (6.06%) DBA
7 3 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.55%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.55%) Test Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Technical Architect
7 3 (4.55%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.64%) HTML
2 6 (9.09%) Java EE
2 6 (9.09%) JSON
2 6 (9.09%) Web Services
2 6 (9.09%) XML
2 6 (9.09%) jQuery
3 5 (7.58%) HTML5
3 5 (7.58%) AngularJS
3 5 (7.58%) Catalyst
3 5 (7.58%) WSDL
4 4 (6.06%) YUI
4 4 (6.06%) CSS
5 3 (4.55%) SAP Basis
6 2 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.06%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.06%) Data Integration
3 3 (4.55%) VSAM
3 3 (4.55%) HACMP
3 3 (4.55%) Grid Computing
4 2 (3.03%) Clustering
4 2 (3.03%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.03%) BYOD
5 1 (1.52%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.52%) Tandem
5 1 (1.52%) CMDB
5 1 (1.52%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 39 (59.09%) UNIX
2 26 (39.39%) Linux
3 24 (36.36%) Windows
4 17 (25.76%) Solaris
5 8 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (9.09%) Mac OS
6 6 (9.09%) Windows Vista
6 6 (9.09%) Windows XP
7 4 (6.06%) HPUX
8 2 (3.03%) SUSE
8 2 (3.03%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (12.12%) SDLC
2 6 (9.09%) Web Development
2 6 (9.09%) OO
2 6 (9.09%) Migration
2 6 (9.09%) TDD
3 5 (7.58%) Data Analysis
3 5 (7.58%) Software Engineering
3 5 (7.58%) MVC
3 5 (7.58%) OOP
3 5 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (7.58%) Waterfall
3 5 (7.58%) BDD
4 4 (6.06%) DevOps
4 4 (6.06%) ITIL
4 4 (6.06%) Change Management
5 3 (4.55%) CRM
5 3 (4.55%) Service Management
5 3 (4.55%) Project Planning
5 3 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.15%) JavaScript
2 7 (10.61%) C
2 7 (10.61%) SQL
3 6 (9.09%) Java
3 6 (9.09%) Perl
4 5 (7.58%) C++
4 5 (7.58%) Objective-C
5 4 (6.06%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.55%) COBOL
7 1 (1.52%) PHP
7 1 (1.52%) Jython
Qualifications
1 10 (15.15%) SC Cleared
1 10 (15.15%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.58%) Degree
3 3 (4.55%) MCSD
3 3 (4.55%) MCSE
3 3 (4.55%) CCA
3 3 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (4.55%) CCEA
3 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (1.52%) GPFS
3 1 (1.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) Puppet
2 3 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (1.52%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.52%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (18.18%) SAP
1 12 (18.18%) Sun
2 10 (15.15%) HP
3 9 (13.64%) IBM
4 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 6 (9.09%) BMC
4 6 (9.09%) Oracle
5 5 (7.58%) Red Hat
5 5 (7.58%) VMware
6 4 (6.06%) Citrix
7 3 (4.55%) CA
7 3 (4.55%) Veritas
8 2 (3.03%) Remedy
9 1 (1.52%) NetApp
9 1 (1.52%) SmartStream
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