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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AIX
Rank 107 65 68
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +3
Contract jobs citing AIX 25 67 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.80% 2.45% 2.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.72% 11.07% 10.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 27 25
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£425 £334 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.34% -12.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £226 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £466 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £41.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £17.50 £28.63
% change year-on-year
+118.57% -38.86%
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
672 605 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 21.44% 22.08% 23.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 271 275
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £135 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 88 84
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £11.63 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £41.40 £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.67 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+4.45% -14.28%

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
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 23 January 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
Cheshire -26 10 £390 +16.85%
Manchester -1 9 £475 +5.55% 1
Lancashire - - - - 2
AIX
England

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 48 (73.85%) Linux
2 40 (61.54%) UNIX
3 29 (44.62%) Windows
4 28 (43.08%) Solaris
5 27 (41.54%) IBM
6 21 (32.31%) HP
7 20 (30.77%) Oracle
7 20 (30.77%) Finance
8 16 (24.62%) SQL
8 16 (24.62%) Sun
9 15 (23.08%) Banking
9 15 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (20.00%) Mainframe
10 13 (20.00%) Perl
11 12 (18.46%) RDBMS
11 12 (18.46%) Relational Database
11 12 (18.46%) WebSphere
12 11 (16.92%) JavaScript
12 11 (16.92%) HTML
12 11 (16.92%) HPUX
12 11 (16.92%) Apache
12 11 (16.92%) Middleware
13 10 (15.38%) Java
13 10 (15.38%) BMC
13 10 (15.38%) Red Hat
14 9 (13.85%) CSS
14 9 (13.85%) Migration
14 9 (13.85%) Web Development
14 9 (13.85%) YUI
15 8 (12.31%) VSAM

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 12 (18.46%) WebSphere
2 11 (16.92%) Apache
3 8 (12.31%) CICS
4 6 (9.23%) TIBCO EMS
4 6 (9.23%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
5 4 (6.15%) JBoss
5 4 (6.15%) SharePoint
5 4 (6.15%) WebLogic
5 4 (6.15%) IIS
6 2 (3.08%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (3.08%) NetWeaver
6 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.08%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.54%) SAS
7 1 (1.54%) Oracle 9iAS
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (9.23%) BusinessWorks
2 5 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (6.15%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
3 4 (6.15%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (6.15%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (1.54%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) NAS
1 2 (3.08%) SAN
1 2 (3.08%) WAN
1 2 (3.08%) DHCP
1 2 (3.08%) FTP
1 2 (3.08%) VPN
1 2 (3.08%) DNS
1 2 (3.08%) SSL
1 2 (3.08%) LDAP
1 2 (3.08%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.46%) RDBMS
1 12 (18.46%) Relational Database
2 7 (10.77%) DB2
2 7 (10.77%) DataStage
3 4 (6.15%) Oracle Discoverer
3 4 (6.15%) Oracle OWB
4 3 (4.62%) SAP BW
4 3 (4.62%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.08%) SAP HANA
6 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Ant
2 2 (3.08%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.08%) Subversion
General
1 20 (30.77%) Finance
2 15 (23.08%) Banking
3 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.62%) Retail
4 2 (3.08%) Law
4 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (27.69%) Architect
2 10 (15.38%) Administrator
3 7 (10.77%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (10.77%) Technical Design Leader
4 6 (9.23%) TIBCO Specialist
4 6 (9.23%) Technical Architect
5 5 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
5 5 (7.69%) AIX Administrator
6 4 (6.15%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Technical Design Architect
6 4 (6.15%) UNIX Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Oracle DBA
6 4 (6.15%) DBA
7 3 (4.62%) WebSphere Administrator
7 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (4.62%) Lead Architect
7 3 (4.62%) Functional Architect
8 2 (3.08%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.08%) SAP Architect
8 2 (3.08%) SAP Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.92%) HTML
1 11 (16.92%) Middleware
2 9 (13.85%) CSS
2 9 (13.85%) YUI
3 6 (9.23%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (9.23%) Rendezvous
4 5 (7.69%) Web Services
5 3 (4.62%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 2 (3.08%) Java EE
6 2 (3.08%) JSON
6 2 (3.08%) Software Packaging
6 2 (3.08%) jQuery
6 2 (3.08%) HTML5
6 2 (3.08%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.08%) WSDL
6 2 (3.08%) XML
7 1 (1.54%) SAP XI
7 1 (1.54%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (20.00%) Mainframe
3 8 (12.31%) VSAM
4 2 (3.08%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (3.08%) DataPower
4 2 (3.08%) LPAR
4 2 (3.08%) FlexPod
4 2 (3.08%) Clustering
4 2 (3.08%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.08%) HACMP
5 1 (1.54%) AS400
5 1 (1.54%) Tandem
5 1 (1.54%) HP Superdome
5 1 (1.54%) Open Source
5 1 (1.54%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 48 (73.85%) Linux
2 40 (61.54%) UNIX
3 29 (44.62%) Windows
4 28 (43.08%) Solaris
5 11 (16.92%) HPUX
6 7 (10.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.08%) Windows Vista
8 2 (3.08%) CentOS
8 2 (3.08%) Mac OS
8 2 (3.08%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.54%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.85%) Migration
1 9 (13.85%) Web Development
2 8 (12.31%) MVC
2 8 (12.31%) ITIL
3 4 (6.15%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (6.15%) Capacity Management
4 3 (4.62%) Configuration Management
4 3 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (4.62%) Zachman Framework
4 3 (4.62%) TOGAF
4 3 (4.62%) SOA
4 3 (4.62%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (4.62%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (4.62%) Process Improvement
4 3 (4.62%) Software Engineering
4 3 (4.62%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (3.08%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (3.08%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (3.08%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 16 (24.62%) SQL
2 13 (20.00%) Perl
3 11 (16.92%) JavaScript
4 10 (15.38%) Java
5 8 (12.31%) COBOL
6 7 (10.77%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.08%) C
7 2 (3.08%) C++
7 2 (3.08%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (3.08%) Degree
1 2 (3.08%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) PowerHA
1 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.08%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.08%) GPFS
2 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (9.23%) TIBCO Hawk
2 2 (3.08%) OMEGAMON
2 2 (3.08%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (3.08%) SCCM
2 2 (3.08%) CA Wily
2 2 (3.08%) SAP Afaria
2 2 (3.08%) OpenView
2 2 (3.08%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (3.08%) Foglight
3 1 (1.54%) Nagios
3 1 (1.54%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.54%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 27 (41.54%) IBM
2 21 (32.31%) HP
3 20 (30.77%) Oracle
4 16 (24.62%) Sun
5 10 (15.38%) BMC
5 10 (15.38%) Red Hat
6 8 (12.31%) TIBCO
6 8 (12.31%) CA
7 5 (7.69%) SAP
7 5 (7.69%) Cisco
7 5 (7.69%) Axway
8 4 (6.15%) VMware
9 3 (4.62%) Cyber-Ark
9 3 (4.62%) Curam
10 2 (3.08%) Tumbleweed
10 2 (3.08%) MobileIron
10 2 (3.08%) CheckPoint
10 2 (3.08%) Apple
10 2 (3.08%) Informatica
10 2 (3.08%) StorageTek
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