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 2 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AIX
Rank 61 60 68
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Contract jobs citing AIX 8 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.93% 1.33% 0.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.49% 5.44% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 1
Average daily rate
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£468 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.57% -17.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.51%
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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
229 239 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 26.57% 24.36% 22.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 109 79
Average daily rate £400 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £190 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.09% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 14 12
Average hourly rate £21.55 £15.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.03% -27.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.12 £18.40 £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 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
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 2 June 2015, 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%) Linux
1 12 (80.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (66.67%) Solaris
3 9 (60.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 8 (53.33%) Windows
4 8 (53.33%) DB2
5 6 (40.00%) IBM
5 6 (40.00%) zOS
5 6 (40.00%) Finance
5 6 (40.00%) Clustering
6 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (33.33%) UNIX
7 4 (26.67%) Web Services
7 4 (26.67%) Apache
7 4 (26.67%) IIS
7 4 (26.67%) Java
7 4 (26.67%) IBM Certification
7 4 (26.67%) JMS
7 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
7 4 (26.67%) iPlanet
7 4 (26.67%) Degree
7 4 (26.67%) DataPower
7 4 (26.67%) WebSphere Portal
7 4 (26.67%) High Availability
7 4 (26.67%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (20.00%) Citrix
8 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
8 3 (20.00%) SAN

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 12 (80.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (26.67%) Apache
2 4 (26.67%) IIS
2 4 (26.67%) iPlanet
2 4 (26.67%) WebSphere Portal
2 4 (26.67%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) SSL
2 1 (6.67%) ATM
2 1 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) DB2
2 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) WinRunner
2 1 (6.67%) TestDirector
2 1 (6.67%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) WebSphere Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (26.67%) Web Services
2 4 (26.67%) JMS
3 2 (13.33%) XML
3 2 (13.33%) JSON
4 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Clustering
2 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (26.67%) DataPower
3 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (13.33%) Mainframe
4 2 (13.33%) AS400
4 2 (13.33%) iSeries
5 1 (6.67%) Replication
5 1 (6.67%) PKI
5 1 (6.67%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Linux
2 10 (66.67%) Solaris
3 8 (53.33%) Windows
4 6 (40.00%) zOS
5 5 (33.33%) UNIX
6 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) High Availability
3 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) ETL
4 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Validation
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Server Building
5 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) IBM Certification
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Tivoli
2 2 (13.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (6.67%) Netcool
3 1 (6.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) IBM
2 3 (20.00%) Citrix
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) SAP
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Ab Initio
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) McAfee
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Veritas
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat