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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank 99 41 40
Rank change year-on-year
-58 -1
Contract jobs citing AIX 37 106 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.17% 3.64% 4.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.17% 16.43% 17.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 57 49
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£430 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.30% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £226 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £361 £400
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £31.56 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +41.66%
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
715 645 787
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.62% 22.15% 23.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 284 312
Average daily rate £325 £310 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -9.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 84 91
Average hourly rate £16.16 £17.50 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.65% +14.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.51 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.25% -8.82%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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
Manchester -29 15 £500 +45.45%
Cheshire -24 12 £400 +25.00%
Lancashire -25 4 £422 -
Merseyside - - - -
Cumbria - - - -
AIX
England

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 40 (52.63%) Linux
2 39 (51.32%) UNIX
3 31 (40.79%) Windows
4 28 (36.84%) Banking
5 26 (34.21%) IBM
6 25 (32.89%) HP
7 19 (25.00%) Solaris
8 18 (23.68%) HPUX
8 18 (23.68%) Finance
9 15 (19.74%) Mainframe
9 15 (19.74%) Sun
10 14 (18.42%) Perl
10 14 (18.42%) SQL
10 14 (18.42%) Oracle
10 14 (18.42%) Migration
11 13 (17.11%) Middleware
11 13 (17.11%) Tivoli
11 13 (17.11%) Shell Script
12 12 (15.79%) Red Hat
12 12 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (14.47%) Relational Database
13 11 (14.47%) RDBMS
13 11 (14.47%) Apache
14 10 (13.16%) BMC
14 10 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
15 9 (11.84%) Firewall
15 9 (11.84%) Telecoms
15 9 (11.84%) CA
15 9 (11.84%) HTML
15 9 (11.84%) JavaScript

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (14.47%) Apache
2 4 (5.26%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.95%) CICS
4 2 (2.63%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.63%) MQSeries
4 2 (2.63%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.32%) IIS
5 1 (1.32%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (1.32%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.84%) Firewall
2 7 (9.21%) SAN
3 6 (7.89%) FTP
4 5 (6.58%) LDAP
5 3 (3.95%) LAN
6 2 (2.63%) WAN
6 2 (2.63%) DHCP
6 2 (2.63%) VPN
6 2 (2.63%) DNS
6 2 (2.63%) SSL
6 2 (2.63%) Network Security
6 2 (2.63%) NAS
7 1 (1.32%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (1.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.47%) RDBMS
1 11 (14.47%) Relational Database
2 7 (9.21%) DB2
3 6 (7.89%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.95%) DataStage
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.32%) MSDE
Development Applications
1 2 (2.63%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 28 (36.84%) Banking
2 18 (23.68%) Finance
3 9 (11.84%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.63%) Local Government
5 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (25.00%) AIX Administrator
2 17 (22.37%) Architect
2 17 (22.37%) Administrator
3 9 (11.84%) Analyst
4 6 (7.89%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (6.58%) UNIX Administrator
6 4 (5.26%) Operations Analyst
6 4 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (5.26%) Consultant
7 3 (3.95%) IT Consultant
7 3 (3.95%) Functional Architect
7 3 (3.95%) UNIX Engineer
8 2 (2.63%) Performance Tester
8 2 (2.63%) Security Analyst
8 2 (2.63%) AIX Specialist
8 2 (2.63%) Technical Design Leader
8 2 (2.63%) Technical Design Manager
8 2 (2.63%) Tester
8 2 (2.63%) Technical Manager
8 2 (2.63%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.11%) Middleware
2 9 (11.84%) YUI
2 9 (11.84%) HTML
2 9 (11.84%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.74%) Mainframe
2 12 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (9.21%) IBM Mainframe
4 6 (7.89%) HACMP
5 4 (5.26%) LPAR
6 3 (3.95%) DLPAR
6 3 (3.95%) VSAM
6 3 (3.95%) PKI
6 3 (3.95%) Clustering
7 2 (2.63%) CESG
7 2 (2.63%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.63%) Statistics
7 2 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.32%) AS400
8 1 (1.32%) Replication
8 1 (1.32%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 40 (52.63%) Linux
2 39 (51.32%) UNIX
3 31 (40.79%) Windows
4 19 (25.00%) Solaris
5 18 (23.68%) HPUX
6 10 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (11.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (9.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.63%) CentOS
10 1 (1.32%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.32%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.42%) Migration
2 9 (11.84%) Web Development
3 8 (10.53%) MVC
4 6 (7.89%) ITIL
4 6 (7.89%) Configuration Management
5 4 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (3.95%) Incident Management
6 3 (3.95%) Capacity Management
6 3 (3.95%) Change Control
6 3 (3.95%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (3.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (3.95%) Network Management
6 3 (3.95%) Project Management
6 3 (3.95%) Security Management
6 3 (3.95%) Information Security
6 3 (3.95%) Server Monitoring
7 2 (2.63%) High Availability
7 2 (2.63%) SIEM
7 2 (2.63%) Performance Testing
7 2 (2.63%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (18.42%) Perl
1 14 (18.42%) SQL
2 13 (17.11%) Shell Script
3 9 (11.84%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.58%) Java
5 3 (3.95%) COBOL
5 3 (3.95%) VB
6 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (6.58%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.63%) CISM
2 2 (2.63%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.63%) CISSP
3 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.32%) IBM Certification
3 1 (1.32%) MCP
3 1 (1.32%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (5.26%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 3 (3.95%) PowerHA
2 3 (3.95%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.63%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 13 (17.11%) Tivoli
2 4 (5.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (3.95%) Control-M
3 3 (3.95%) Unicenter
4 2 (2.63%) OpenView
4 2 (2.63%) Foglight
4 2 (2.63%) OMEGAMON
4 2 (2.63%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (2.63%) SCCM
4 2 (2.63%) SCOM
4 2 (2.63%) CA Wily
4 2 (2.63%) SAP Afaria
5 1 (1.32%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.32%) Nagios
5 1 (1.32%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 26 (34.21%) IBM
2 25 (32.89%) HP
3 15 (19.74%) Sun
4 14 (18.42%) Oracle
5 12 (15.79%) Red Hat
6 10 (13.16%) BMC
7 9 (11.84%) CA
8 7 (9.21%) Microsoft
9 6 (7.89%) Intel
10 4 (5.26%) SolarWinds
10 4 (5.26%) Splunk
11 3 (3.95%) Curam
11 3 (3.95%) VMware
11 3 (3.95%) Citrix
11 3 (3.95%) Juniper
11 3 (3.95%) SAP
11 3 (3.95%) Cisco
12 2 (2.63%) EMC
12 2 (2.63%) JBoss
12 2 (2.63%) StorageTek
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