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 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AIX
Rank 47 55 49
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Contract jobs citing AIX 30 14 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.99% 1.62% 2.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.81% 6.73% 11.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 3 18
Average daily rate
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£450 £360 £458
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £360 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £472 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £355
% change year-on-year
- +19.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%
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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
254 208 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 25.30% 24.10% 26.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 93 124
Average daily rate £420 £325 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% -17.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £200 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 21 25
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.50 £18.55
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.14% -5.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.90 £20.00 £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+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 August 2015.

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 August 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 31 (86.11%) DB2
2 29 (80.56%) WebSphere
3 25 (69.44%) Solaris
4 24 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
4 24 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (63.89%) IBM
5 23 (63.89%) DataPower
6 22 (61.11%) Linux
7 21 (58.33%) Windows
8 20 (55.56%) UNIX
9 15 (41.67%) JMS
9 15 (41.67%) IBM Certification
9 15 (41.67%) Clustering
10 14 (38.89%) Ab Initio
10 14 (38.89%) Finance
11 10 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (22.22%) High Availability
12 8 (22.22%) Management Information System
12 8 (22.22%) Shell Script
12 8 (22.22%) Configuration Management
13 7 (19.44%) Cryptography
13 7 (19.44%) Middleware
13 7 (19.44%) SSL
13 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
13 7 (19.44%) HTTP
13 7 (19.44%) XML
13 7 (19.44%) Python
13 7 (19.44%) WebSphere Application Server
14 6 (16.67%) SQL
14 6 (16.67%) ETL

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 29 (80.56%) WebSphere
2 7 (19.44%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (13.89%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.78%) iPlanet
4 1 (2.78%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (2.78%) IIS
4 1 (2.78%) Apache
4 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (2.78%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) HTTP
1 7 (19.44%) SSL
2 2 (5.56%) SAN
3 1 (2.78%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (86.11%) DB2
2 5 (13.89%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 14 (38.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) Senior Developer
2 8 (22.22%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
2 8 (22.22%) Ab Initio Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Consultant
4 5 (13.89%) Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Test Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Technical Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Automation Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Solutions Designer
7 1 (2.78%) Administrator
7 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Administrator
7 1 (2.78%) Tester
7 1 (2.78%) Designer
7 1 (2.78%) Automation Tester
7 1 (2.78%) Splunk Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 15 (41.67%) JMS
3 7 (19.44%) XML
3 7 (19.44%) Middleware
4 6 (16.67%) JSON
5 1 (2.78%) Regular Expression
5 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (63.89%) DataPower
2 15 (41.67%) Clustering
3 10 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (22.22%) Management Information System
5 7 (19.44%) Cryptography
6 5 (13.89%) iSeries
6 5 (13.89%) AS400
7 2 (5.56%) Client/Server
7 2 (5.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 25 (69.44%) Solaris
2 22 (61.11%) Linux
3 21 (58.33%) Windows
4 20 (55.56%) UNIX
5 3 (8.33%) zOS
6 1 (2.78%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 8 (22.22%) High Availability
3 6 (16.67%) Agile Testing
3 6 (16.67%) Validation
3 6 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 6 (16.67%) ETL
4 5 (13.89%) Migration
4 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (11.11%) ITIL
6 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.78%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) Shell Script
2 7 (19.44%) Python
3 6 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (2.78%) Java
4 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (41.67%) IBM Certification
2 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (5.56%) Tivoli
2 2 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 23 (63.89%) IBM
2 14 (38.89%) Ab Initio
3 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
4 5 (13.89%) Citrix
4 5 (13.89%) SAP
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle
5 2 (5.56%) VMware
6 1 (2.78%) Splunk
6 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
Reading, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
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Posted: 3 days ago