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 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AIX
Rank 74 67 68
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs citing AIX 7 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.68% 0.50% 0.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.79% 1.90% 3.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 6
Average daily rate £430 £499 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.78% +37.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £485 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £521 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £387 £407 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.91% +1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £40.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +128.57%
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
251 263 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 24.39% 26.41% 21.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 130 108
Average daily rate £375 £390 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £204 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 7
Average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -2.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -3.12%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle
3 5 (50.00%) Unix
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) Solaris
4 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (30.00%) VMware
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (30.00%) IBM
5 3 (30.00%) HP
5 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (30.00%) Firewall
5 3 (30.00%) Replication
6 2 (20.00%) Migration
6 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (20.00%) Network Security
6 2 (20.00%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (20.00%) Data Guard
6 2 (20.00%) Database Tuning
6 2 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (20.00%) Clustering

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 1 (10.00%) CloudStack
1 1 (10.00%) JBoss
1 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) LAN
2 2 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (10.00%) HTTP
3 1 (10.00%) Internet
3 1 (10.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) SSL
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (20.00%) DB2
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) JUnit
2 1 (10.00%) Maven
2 1 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) DBA
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) AIX Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) DB2 Support
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Java Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Java Technical Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Security Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Middleware
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (10.00%) Java EE
2 1 (10.00%) JMS
2 1 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (10.00%) Servlets
2 1 (10.00%) Spring
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (30.00%) Replication
3 2 (20.00%) Clustering
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (10.00%) Cryptography
4 1 (10.00%) DataPower
4 1 (10.00%) Grid Computing
4 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (10.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Unix
3 4 (40.00%) Solaris
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 1 (10.00%) HPUX
4 1 (10.00%) Mac OS
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) SUSE
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Change Management
2 2 (20.00%) Database Security
2 2 (20.00%) Database Tuning
2 2 (20.00%) ERP
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (10.00%) Logistics
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Management
3 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) Korn
3 1 (10.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) OCP
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) IBM Certification
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) KVM
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (10.00%) RHEV
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
2 1 (10.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Data Guard
1 2 (20.00%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Control-M
2 1 (10.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 1 (10.00%) Puppet
2 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) HP
2 3 (30.00%) IBM
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Informatica
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) TIBCO
4 1 (10.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) NetApp
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat