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 24 November 2014 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank 69 68 93
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +25
Contract jobs citing AIX 4 18 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.44% 1.66% 0.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.83% 4.83% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 2
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£481 £420 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% -6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.29% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.25 £45.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-10.55% +89.47%
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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
218 373 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 24.01% 34.41% 16.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 190 87
Average daily rate £300 £390 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 24 18
Average hourly rate £17.00 £13.00 £16.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -19.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £13.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.45 £42.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.28%

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 24 November 2014.

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 24 November 2014, 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 (70.59%) Linux
2 9 (52.94%) IBM
3 7 (41.18%) Solaris
4 6 (35.29%) Brocade
4 6 (35.29%) Open Source
5 5 (29.41%) WebSphere
5 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (29.41%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (23.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (23.53%) UNIX
6 4 (23.53%) DB2
6 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
6 4 (23.53%) Cobbler
6 4 (23.53%) Analytics
6 4 (23.53%) DataPower
6 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (17.65%) Clustering
7 3 (17.65%) Knowledge Management
7 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (17.65%) High Availability
7 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
7 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
7 3 (17.65%) Windows
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle
7 3 (17.65%) ATM
7 3 (17.65%) IBM Certification
7 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
8 2 (11.76%) HP
9 1 (5.88%) Retail
9 1 (5.88%) Logistics

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 5 (29.41%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) iPlanet
2 1 (5.88%) IBM HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) ATM
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
2 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) DB2
2 1 (5.88%) Big Data
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Architect
1 4 (23.53%) Server Specialist
2 3 (17.65%) Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Test Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Tester
4 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Ab Initio Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Open Source
2 4 (23.53%) DataPower
3 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
3 3 (17.65%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) Solaris
3 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (23.53%) UNIX
5 3 (17.65%) Windows
6 1 (5.88%) HPUX
6 1 (5.88%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (23.53%) Analytics
2 3 (17.65%) Knowledge Management
2 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
2 3 (17.65%) High Availability
3 1 (5.88%) Logistics
3 1 (5.88%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C
1 1 (5.88%) Java
1 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) IBM Certification
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 4 (23.53%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) IBM
2 6 (35.29%) Brocade
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle
4 2 (11.76%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.88%) Ab Initio
5 1 (5.88%) VMware
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco