The first table below looks at the demand for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the South East region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank 182 126 148
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +22
Contract jobs citing AIX 63 111 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.68% 1.30% 1.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.87% 5.33% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 72 41
Average daily rate
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£475 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £275 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Average hourly rate £27.00 £40.00 £57.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.50% -30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £40.00 £43.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.40 £40.00 £67.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-22.85% +7.69%
Operating Systems Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2193 2083 2017
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.84% 24.49% 20.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1070 1040 845
Average daily rate £325 £340 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £175 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 266 279
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.88 £12.44 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.40 £40.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -4.41%
AIX
England

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AIX across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

AIX Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

AIX
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing AIX across the South East region.

AIX Daily Rate Trend in the South East

AIX
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AIX across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

AIX Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

AIX
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing AIX across the South East region.

AIX Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

AIX
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AIX across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

AIX Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

AIX
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -26 27 £418 +28.61% 10
Berkshire 0 20 £488 +8.33% 3
Buckinghamshire -14 8 £600 +96.72%
Surrey 0 4 £550 +29.41% 4
Kent -6 2 £513 +13.88% 3
East Sussex - - - -
AIX
England

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 85 (58.62%) UNIX
2 78 (53.79%) Linux
3 73 (50.34%) IBM
4 68 (46.90%) Windows
5 62 (42.76%) Solaris
6 45 (31.03%) Oracle
6 45 (31.03%) WebSphere
7 37 (25.52%) Red Hat
7 37 (25.52%) Shell Script
8 34 (23.45%) Tivoli
8 34 (23.45%) SQL
9 33 (22.76%) Clustering
10 32 (22.07%) SAN
11 31 (21.38%) Finance
12 30 (20.69%) VMware
12 30 (20.69%) Java
12 30 (20.69%) Korn
13 26 (17.93%) DB2
13 26 (17.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 26 (17.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 25 (17.24%) HP
15 22 (15.17%) WebSphere MQ
15 22 (15.17%) Perl
16 20 (13.79%) HACMP
16 20 (13.79%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
17 19 (13.10%) EMC
18 18 (12.41%) Sun
18 18 (12.41%) Windows Server 2003
18 18 (12.41%) Veritas
18 18 (12.41%) C

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 45 (31.03%) WebSphere
2 10 (6.90%) WebLogic
3 8 (5.52%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (4.14%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (3.45%) FileNet
5 5 (3.45%) Node.js
6 2 (1.38%) Apache
6 2 (1.38%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.69%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.69%) SAP Web AS
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.69%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (0.69%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (0.69%) Liferay
7 1 (0.69%) Confluence
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 6 (4.14%) MS Office
2 1 (0.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (8.28%) Maximo
2 3 (2.07%) SAP CO
2 3 (2.07%) SAP FI
2 3 (2.07%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (2.07%) AWD
3 2 (1.38%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.38%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.69%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.69%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.69%) Magento
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.83%) GitHub
2 5 (3.45%) SaaS
3 2 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (22.07%) SAN
2 14 (9.66%) Firewall
3 11 (7.59%) FTP
4 10 (6.90%) TCP/IP
5 7 (4.83%) LDAP
6 6 (4.14%) ATM
6 6 (4.14%) WAN
6 6 (4.14%) DNS
6 6 (4.14%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (3.45%) LAN
7 5 (3.45%) Kerberos
8 3 (2.07%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (1.38%) Internet
9 2 (1.38%) SSH
9 2 (1.38%) SSL
10 1 (0.69%) S/MIME
10 1 (0.69%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.69%) Network Security
10 1 (0.69%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.69%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (17.93%) DB2
2 18 (12.41%) Oracle Database
3 9 (6.21%) SQL Server
3 9 (6.21%) SQLPlus
3 9 (6.21%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (5.52%) Relational Database
5 7 (4.83%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (3.45%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (2.07%) SAP BW
7 3 (2.07%) MySQL
7 3 (2.07%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.69%) DB2 UDB
9 1 (0.69%) Essbase
9 1 (0.69%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (6.21%) Ant
2 8 (5.52%) Jenkins
3 7 (4.83%) Git (software)
4 6 (4.14%) WinRunner
4 6 (4.14%) TestDirector
4 6 (4.14%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (4.14%) Subversion
5 5 (3.45%) Grunt
5 5 (3.45%) Yeoman
6 4 (2.76%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (2.76%) AppScan
7 3 (2.07%) Toad
8 2 (1.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.69%) Apache Ivy
9 1 (0.69%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.69%) Hudson
9 1 (0.69%) Gradle
9 1 (0.69%) JIRA
9 1 (0.69%) Selenium
9 1 (0.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 31 (21.38%) Finance
2 13 (8.97%) Telecoms
3 10 (6.90%) Retail
4 6 (4.14%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.69%) Banking
5 1 (0.69%) Marketing
5 1 (0.69%) Electronics
5 1 (0.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (20.00%) Analyst
2 25 (17.24%) Administrator
3 24 (16.55%) Consultant
4 21 (14.48%) Architect
5 10 (6.90%) Developer
6 8 (5.52%) Oracle DBA
6 8 (5.52%) Test Analyst
6 8 (5.52%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (5.52%) DBA
7 7 (4.83%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (3.45%) Technical Specialist
8 5 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (2.76%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (2.76%) Support Analyst
9 4 (2.76%) Technical Architect
9 4 (2.76%) WebSphere Administrator
9 4 (2.76%) Ab Initio Developer
9 4 (2.76%) Change Consultant
10 3 (2.07%) Senior Consultant
10 3 (2.07%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (15.17%) WebSphere MQ
2 12 (8.28%) HTML
3 10 (6.90%) CSS
4 7 (4.83%) Web Services
4 7 (4.83%) XML
4 7 (4.83%) Dojo
4 7 (4.83%) RESTful
4 7 (4.83%) HTML5
4 7 (4.83%) CSS3
4 7 (4.83%) Worklight
5 6 (4.14%) Middleware
6 5 (3.45%) Apache Cordova
6 5 (3.45%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 3 (2.07%) Spring
7 3 (2.07%) JSON
7 3 (2.07%) JDBC
7 3 (2.07%) J2EE
8 2 (1.38%) MEAP
8 2 (1.38%) WebCenter
8 2 (1.38%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 33 (22.76%) Clustering
2 20 (13.79%) HACMP
3 11 (7.59%) DataPower
4 9 (6.21%) Management Information System
5 7 (4.83%) Mobile App
6 6 (4.14%) Mainframe
6 6 (4.14%) Replication
7 4 (2.76%) LPAR
8 2 (1.38%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.38%) EMC Centera
8 2 (1.38%) AS400
9 1 (0.69%) DTV
9 1 (0.69%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.69%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.69%) Wiki
9 1 (0.69%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.69%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 85 (58.62%) UNIX
2 78 (53.79%) Linux
3 68 (46.90%) Windows
4 62 (42.76%) Solaris
5 26 (17.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (12.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (11.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (6.90%) Windows XP
9 8 (5.52%) HPUX
10 5 (3.45%) NetWare
10 5 (3.45%) Oracle Linux
11 4 (2.76%) Windows NT
12 3 (2.07%) Windows 2000
12 3 (2.07%) CentOS
13 2 (1.38%) zOS
13 2 (1.38%) SUSE
13 2 (1.38%) Debian
14 1 (0.69%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.69%) SELinux
14 1 (0.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (11.03%) ITIL
2 15 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
2 15 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (9.66%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (6.21%) Migration
5 8 (5.52%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (5.52%) Change Management
6 7 (4.83%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (4.83%) High Availability
7 6 (4.14%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (4.14%) Test Automation
7 6 (4.14%) Test Scripting
7 6 (4.14%) E-Commerce
7 6 (4.14%) SOA
8 5 (3.45%) PRINCE2
8 5 (3.45%) ERP
8 5 (3.45%) Document Management
8 5 (3.45%) Change Control
9 4 (2.76%) DevOps
9 4 (2.76%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 37 (25.52%) Shell Script
2 34 (23.45%) SQL
3 30 (20.69%) Java
3 30 (20.69%) Korn
4 22 (15.17%) Perl
5 18 (12.41%) C
6 13 (8.97%) C++
6 13 (8.97%) Bash Shell
7 12 (8.28%) PL/SQL
8 9 (6.21%) JavaScript
9 7 (4.83%) Objective-C
10 5 (3.45%) Python
11 4 (2.76%) REXX
12 3 (2.07%) VB
13 2 (1.38%) Ruby
13 2 (1.38%) PHP
13 2 (1.38%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.69%) AWK
14 1 (0.69%) ABAP
14 1 (0.69%) sed
Qualifications
1 12 (8.28%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.83%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.14%) ISEB
4 4 (2.76%) IBM Certification
5 3 (2.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.38%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.38%) OCP
6 2 (1.38%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.69%) RHCE
7 1 (0.69%) MCP
7 1 (0.69%) CCNP
7 1 (0.69%) CCNA
7 1 (0.69%) CCA
7 1 (0.69%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.69%) MCITP
7 1 (0.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.90%) SLA
2 4 (2.76%) QA
3 1 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (13.79%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 17 (11.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (6.90%) Active Directory
3 10 (6.90%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (4.83%) vSphere
5 6 (4.14%) OCFS2
5 6 (4.14%) GPFS
5 6 (4.14%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (2.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 4 (2.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (2.07%) NFS
8 2 (1.38%) Samba
8 2 (1.38%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.38%) SRDF
8 2 (1.38%) XenApp
8 2 (1.38%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.69%) Xen
9 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.69%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.69%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 34 (23.45%) Tivoli
2 26 (17.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 7 (4.83%) Data Guard
4 6 (4.14%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (4.14%) McAfee ePO
4 6 (4.14%) Netcool
4 6 (4.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 6 (4.14%) Puppet
5 5 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (3.45%) nmon
6 4 (2.76%) NetBackup
7 3 (2.07%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (2.07%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (2.07%) CiscoWorks
8 1 (0.69%) MOM
8 1 (0.69%) Nagios
8 1 (0.69%) TIBCO Hawk
8 1 (0.69%) SCCM
8 1 (0.69%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 73 (50.34%) IBM
2 45 (31.03%) Oracle
3 37 (25.52%) Red Hat
4 30 (20.69%) VMware
5 25 (17.24%) HP
6 19 (13.10%) EMC
7 18 (12.41%) Sun
7 18 (12.41%) Veritas
8 15 (10.34%) Microsoft
9 13 (8.97%) Cisco
9 13 (8.97%) Citrix
10 9 (6.21%) NetApp
11 8 (5.52%) SAP
12 7 (4.83%) JBoss
13 6 (4.14%) Hitachi
13 6 (4.14%) Compaq
13 6 (4.14%) Dell
13 6 (4.14%) McAfee
13 6 (4.14%) SolarWinds
14 5 (3.45%) 3PAR