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 1 June 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
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AIX
Rank 114 101 57
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -44
Contract jobs citing AIX 34 32 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.94% 1.04% 2.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.31% 4.61% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 23
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£428 £275 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.63% -26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £413 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £32.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.51%
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
788 694 561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 21.82% 22.66% 23.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 343 239
Average daily rate £375 £280 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.93% -6.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £165 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 102 66
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.44% -4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.19 £34.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%

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 1 June 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 1 June 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
Merseyside -2 10 - - 1
Cheshire -22 7 £406 +62.40% 1
Manchester -18 6 £300 +2.56% 2
Lancashire +11 4 £423 -
AIX
England

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 52 (67.53%) UNIX
2 40 (51.95%) Linux
3 31 (40.26%) Windows
4 30 (38.96%) Solaris
5 28 (36.36%) Finance
6 19 (24.68%) IBM
7 16 (20.78%) Oracle
8 14 (18.18%) SAP
9 13 (16.88%) Sun
10 12 (15.58%) HP
10 12 (15.58%) DB2
10 12 (15.58%) Banking
11 11 (14.29%) JavaScript
11 11 (14.29%) Git (software)
11 11 (14.29%) Data Centre
12 10 (12.99%) SC Cleared
12 10 (12.99%) Security Cleared
12 10 (12.99%) SQL
12 10 (12.99%) HTML
12 10 (12.99%) Java
12 10 (12.99%) Web Services
13 9 (11.69%) ITIL
13 9 (11.69%) COBOL
13 9 (11.69%) CICS
13 9 (11.69%) CA
13 9 (11.69%) Migration
13 9 (11.69%) VSAM
13 9 (11.69%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (10.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (10.39%) Oracle EBS

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 9 (11.69%) CICS
2 7 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 6 (7.79%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
4 5 (6.49%) WebSphere
5 4 (5.19%) IIS
5 4 (5.19%) Apache
6 3 (3.90%) NetWeaver
6 3 (3.90%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (1.30%) SAS
7 1 (1.30%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 8 (10.39%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (7.79%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
3 6 (7.79%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (7.79%) BusinessWorks
3 6 (7.79%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (2.60%) SAP CRM
5 1 (1.30%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) VLAN
2 2 (2.60%) NAS
2 2 (2.60%) WAN
2 2 (2.60%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.60%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.58%) DB2
2 7 (9.09%) DataStage
2 7 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 7 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 6 (7.79%) Oracle Database
3 6 (7.79%) Oracle OWB
3 6 (7.79%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.60%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.30%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (1.30%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 11 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.09%) Subversion
3 4 (5.19%) Maven
3 4 (5.19%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.90%) Ant
General
1 28 (36.36%) Finance
2 12 (15.58%) Banking
3 2 (2.60%) Retail
3 2 (2.60%) Law
4 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.30%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (24.68%) Architect
2 8 (10.39%) Technical Design Leader
2 8 (10.39%) DBA
2 8 (10.39%) Oracle DBA
3 7 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
3 7 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (9.09%) Technical Architect
4 6 (7.79%) SAP Architect
4 6 (7.79%) TIBCO Specialist
4 6 (7.79%) Technical Design Architect
4 6 (7.79%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (7.79%) Administrator
4 6 (7.79%) Developer
5 5 (6.49%) UNIX Administrator
5 5 (6.49%) Java Developer
6 4 (5.19%) SAP Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.19%) Automation Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 4 (5.19%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.99%) HTML
1 10 (12.99%) Web Services
2 7 (9.09%) XML
2 7 (9.09%) Java EE
2 7 (9.09%) JSON
2 7 (9.09%) jQuery
3 6 (7.79%) TIBCO EMS
3 6 (7.79%) HTML5
3 6 (7.79%) AngularJS
3 6 (7.79%) WSDL
3 6 (7.79%) Rendezvous
3 6 (7.79%) Middleware
4 5 (6.49%) Catalyst
5 4 (5.19%) YUI
5 4 (5.19%) CSS
6 3 (3.90%) SAP Basis
7 1 (1.30%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 9 (11.69%) VSAM
2 9 (11.69%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (10.39%) Mainframe
4 7 (9.09%) BYOD
5 3 (3.90%) Clustering
6 2 (2.60%) FlexPod
6 2 (2.60%) HACMP
7 1 (1.30%) Tandem
7 1 (1.30%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.30%) LPAR
7 1 (1.30%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 52 (67.53%) UNIX
2 40 (51.95%) Linux
3 31 (40.26%) Windows
4 30 (38.96%) Solaris
5 8 (10.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (9.09%) Windows XP
6 7 (9.09%) Mac OS
6 7 (9.09%) Windows Vista
7 6 (7.79%) HPUX
8 2 (2.60%) SUSE
8 2 (2.60%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (11.69%) ITIL
1 9 (11.69%) Migration
2 7 (9.09%) OO
2 7 (9.09%) TDD
3 6 (7.79%) SDLC
3 6 (7.79%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (7.79%) Software Engineering
3 6 (7.79%) Web Development
3 6 (7.79%) Waterfall
3 6 (7.79%) BDD
3 6 (7.79%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (7.79%) OOP
4 5 (6.49%) MVC
5 4 (5.19%) DevOps
5 4 (5.19%) Change Management
6 3 (3.90%) SOA
6 3 (3.90%) Service Management
6 3 (3.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (3.90%) Process Improvement
6 3 (3.90%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 10 (12.99%) SQL
2 10 (12.99%) Java
3 9 (11.69%) COBOL
4 8 (10.39%) C
5 6 (7.79%) Objective-C
5 6 (7.79%) C++
5 6 (7.79%) Perl
6 4 (5.19%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.90%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.30%) PHP
8 1 (1.30%) Jython
Qualifications
1 10 (12.99%) SC Cleared
1 10 (12.99%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.79%) Degree
3 3 (3.90%) CCA
3 3 (3.90%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (3.90%) CCEA
3 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.90%) MCSE
3 3 (3.90%) MCSD
3 3 (3.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.30%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (7.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.60%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 6 (7.79%) TIBCO Hawk
2 4 (5.19%) Puppet
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (2.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.30%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 19 (24.68%) IBM
2 16 (20.78%) Oracle
3 14 (18.18%) SAP
4 13 (16.88%) Sun
5 12 (15.58%) HP
6 9 (11.69%) CA
7 7 (9.09%) VMware
8 6 (7.79%) BMC
8 6 (7.79%) Citrix
8 6 (7.79%) Red Hat
8 6 (7.79%) TIBCO
9 3 (3.90%) Microsoft
10 2 (2.60%) Remedy
10 2 (2.60%) Cisco
10 2 (2.60%) Veritas
10 2 (2.60%) Dell
11 1 (1.30%) NetApp
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