The table below looks at the statistics for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AIX
Rank 19 12 17
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Contract jobs citing AIX 2 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.49% 5.00% 1.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.88% 13.51% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Average daily rate £365 £305 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.67% -10.29%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £390
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £36.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-42.06% +107.14%
AIX
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Portsmouth region.

Operating Systems Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
34 37 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 25.37% 37.00% 20.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 25 9
Average daily rate £263 £305 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.85% -3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £260 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £425 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 6
Average hourly rate £11.50 £13.75 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.36% -56.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £33.75 £155.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AIX across the Portsmouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

AIX Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

AIX
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing AIX across the Portsmouth region.

AIX Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

AIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing AIX across the Portsmouth region.

AIX Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 7 (46.67%) Oracle
2 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) CISSP
2 6 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (40.00%) Security Architecture
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 5 (33.33%) SIEM
3 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 5 (33.33%) Korn
3 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) Unix
3 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 5 (33.33%) SAN
3 5 (33.33%) Solaris
4 4 (26.67%) Apache
4 4 (26.67%) LDAP
4 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
4 4 (26.67%) WebLogic
4 4 (26.67%) Veritas
4 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
4 4 (26.67%) SUSE
4 4 (26.67%) EMC
4 4 (26.67%) CEH
4 4 (26.67%) Wiki
4 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 4 (26.67%) Apache
1 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
1 4 (26.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
1 2 (13.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Infor LN
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (33.33%) SAN
3 4 (26.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Architect
1 6 (40.00%) Security Architect
2 5 (33.33%) Administrator
3 4 (26.67%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) AIX Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) AIX Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) ERP Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Solaris Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Unix Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (26.67%) Symmetrix DMX
2 4 (26.67%) Wiki
3 1 (6.67%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
1 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (33.33%) Solaris
2 5 (33.33%) Unix
3 4 (26.67%) SUSE
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
1 6 (40.00%) Security Architecture
2 5 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (33.33%) SIEM
2 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) ERP
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (13.33%) Scrum
3 2 (13.33%) SDLC
4 1 (6.67%) Computer Security
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Korn
1 5 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 2 (13.33%) Perl
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) CISSP
2 4 (26.67%) CEH
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (13.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (6.67%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
1 1 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle
2 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (26.67%) EMC
3 4 (26.67%) Veritas
4 3 (20.00%) IBM
5 2 (13.33%) Baan
5 2 (13.33%) Infor
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (13.33%) Sun