The table below looks at the statistics for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM AIX
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 60 75 57
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -18
Contract jobs citing AIX 5 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.71% 0.32% 0.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.81% 1.16% 3.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Median daily rate £440 £425 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% -24.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.06% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 £21.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+142.85% -46.15%

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
104 258 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 14.69% 27.71% 22.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 162 104
Median daily rate £475 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £225 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 25 10
Median hourly rate £30.91 £26.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.64% +23.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £15.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £160.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +9.37%

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing AIX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing AIX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for AIX.

1 26 (89.66%) Unix
1 26 (89.66%) Windows
1 26 (89.66%) Solaris
2 25 (86.21%) Shell Script
3 23 (79.31%) IBM
4 21 (72.41%) Linux
5 18 (62.07%) SAN
5 18 (62.07%) Mainframe
6 17 (58.62%) VMware
6 17 (58.62%) NetApp
6 17 (58.62%) Cisco
6 17 (58.62%) IBM Mainframe
6 17 (58.62%) Data Centre
7 16 (55.17%) VMware Infrastructure
7 16 (55.17%) EMC
8 15 (51.72%) Law
9 14 (48.28%) EMC VNX
9 14 (48.28%) EMC VMAX
10 11 (37.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 9 (31.03%) Oracle
12 8 (27.59%) Perl
12 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
13 7 (24.14%) ClearQuest
14 6 (20.69%) DB2
14 6 (20.69%) ITIL
14 6 (20.69%) ClearCase
15 5 (17.24%) Ant
15 5 (17.24%) HP
15 5 (17.24%) HTML
15 5 (17.24%) CGI

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 18 (62.07%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) DB2
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) ClearQuest
2 6 (20.69%) ClearCase
3 5 (17.24%) Ant
3 5 (17.24%) Maven
General
1 15 (51.72%) Law
2 4 (13.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (17.24%) Consultant
1 5 (17.24%) Storage Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Configuration Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Storage Consultant
3 3 (10.34%) Storage Specialist
3 3 (10.34%) Team Leader
4 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 2 (6.90%) ClearCase Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Management Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Software Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Support Specialist
4 2 (6.90%) VMware Specialist
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) ClearCase Administrator
5 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management Administrator
5 1 (3.45%) Project Control Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Storage Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) CGI
1 5 (17.24%) HTML
2 1 (3.45%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 18 (62.07%) Mainframe
2 17 (58.62%) Data Centre
2 17 (58.62%) IBM Mainframe
3 14 (48.28%) EMC VMAX
3 14 (48.28%) EMC VNX
4 1 (3.45%) AS400
4 1 (3.45%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 26 (89.66%) Solaris
1 26 (89.66%) Unix
1 26 (89.66%) Windows
2 21 (72.41%) Linux
3 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.45%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) ITIL
2 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
2 4 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (10.34%) Business Continuity
4 2 (6.90%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (6.90%) Validation
5 1 (3.45%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (3.45%) Facilities Management
5 1 (3.45%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.45%) Project Management
5 1 (3.45%) Project Planning
5 1 (3.45%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (3.45%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 25 (86.21%) Shell Script
2 8 (27.59%) Perl
3 3 (10.34%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) DV Cleared
1 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) ISEB
2 1 (3.45%) PMP
System Software
1 16 (55.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (37.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (17.24%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (13.79%) Tivoli
4 2 (6.90%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (6.90%) SCCM
4 2 (6.90%) SCOM
4 2 (6.90%) WSUS
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (3.45%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 23 (79.31%) IBM
2 17 (58.62%) Cisco
2 17 (58.62%) NetApp
2 17 (58.62%) VMware
3 16 (55.17%) EMC
4 9 (31.03%) Oracle
5 5 (17.24%) HP
6 3 (10.34%) Citrix
6 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.45%) Progress
7 1 (3.45%) SAP