The table below looks at the statistics for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AIX
Rank 77 62 62
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Contract jobs citing AIX 3 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.30% 0.70% 1.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.14% 3.05% 6.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 7
Average daily rate £425 £563 £455
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.44% +23.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £430 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £570 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £37.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-44.00% +114.28%
AIX
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
264 197 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 26.75% 22.96% 23.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 106 86
Average daily rate £400 £356 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.28% +28.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £139 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £511 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 12 14
Average hourly rate £55.55 £21.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+158.37% +38.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £11.80 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £160.00 £55.65 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

AIX Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

AIX
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

AIX Daily Rate Trend in Reading

AIX
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AIX across the Reading region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

AIX Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

AIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

AIX Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 12 (80.00%) Solaris
2 10 (66.67%) Linux
2 10 (66.67%) IBM
2 10 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 10 (66.67%) WebSphere
3 9 (60.00%) DataPower
3 9 (60.00%) Windows
4 8 (53.33%) DB2
5 6 (40.00%) IBM Certification
5 6 (40.00%) JMS
5 6 (40.00%) Clustering
5 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (33.33%) Cryptography
6 5 (33.33%) HTTP
6 5 (33.33%) SSL
6 5 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (33.33%) Middleware
6 5 (33.33%) Finance
7 4 (26.67%) Unix
8 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (20.00%) Java
8 3 (20.00%) Oracle
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
9 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (13.33%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (13.33%) Degree
9 2 (13.33%) Client/Server

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 10 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 5 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (6.67%) Apache
3 1 (6.67%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) iPlanet
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) HTTP
1 5 (33.33%) SSL
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) Internet
3 1 (6.67%) LAN
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) DB2
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) JUnit
1 1 (6.67%) Maven
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Ab Initio Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Java Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (40.00%) JMS
3 5 (33.33%) Middleware
4 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (6.67%) HTML
4 1 (6.67%) Java EE
4 1 (6.67%) Spring
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) DataPower
2 6 (40.00%) Clustering
3 5 (33.33%) Cryptography
4 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
5 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
6 1 (6.67%) Grid Computing
6 1 (6.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Solaris
2 10 (66.67%) Linux
3 9 (60.00%) Windows
4 4 (26.67%) Unix
5 1 (6.67%) HPUX
5 1 (6.67%) Mac OS
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
5 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (6.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (13.33%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (6.67%) High Availability
4 1 (6.67%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) Logistics
4 1 (6.67%) Operations Management
4 1 (6.67%) People Management
4 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
4 1 (6.67%) Secure Coding
4 1 (6.67%) Security Hardening
4 1 (6.67%) SIEM
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) C++
2 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) IBM Certification
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (6.67%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
2 1 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) IBM
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) Ab Initio
3 2 (13.33%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) 3PAR
4 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) FairCom
4 1 (6.67%) NetApp
4 1 (6.67%) Sun