The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AIX
Rank 162 147 162
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +15
Contract jobs citing AIX 107 92 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.06% 0.99% 0.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.42% 4.05% 3.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 46 29
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 1
Average hourly rate £36.25 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+107.14% +16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £17.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+122.85% -52.70%
AIX
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Operating Systems Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2423 2270 1755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.10% 24.33% 21.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1193 1058 797
Average daily rate £350 £315 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £130 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £319 £310
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 254 264
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.09 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 31 March 2015.

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
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 31 March 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +14 54 £368 -3.60% 2
Berkshire -10 23 £500 +29.03% 4
Buckinghamshire -4 14 £306 -37.97% 5
Surrey +4 8 £538 +6.17% 1
Kent -7 4 £489 +18.54%
East Sussex - 2 - - 1
Oxfordshire -14 1 £450 -
Middlesex - - - -
AIX
England

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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.

1 100 (62.50%) Linux
2 81 (50.63%) Windows
3 79 (49.38%) UNIX
4 58 (36.25%) IBM
4 58 (36.25%) SAN
5 50 (31.25%) Solaris
5 50 (31.25%) VMware
6 48 (30.00%) Oracle
7 44 (27.50%) SQL
8 39 (24.38%) Red Hat
8 39 (24.38%) Shell Script
9 38 (23.75%) Veritas
9 38 (23.75%) WebSphere
10 32 (20.00%) Perl
10 32 (20.00%) Java
11 31 (19.38%) DB2
11 31 (19.38%) Clustering
12 28 (17.50%) ITIL
13 27 (16.88%) VMware Infrastructure
14 26 (16.25%) HP
14 26 (16.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 25 (15.63%) Korn
15 25 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 24 (15.00%) Tivoli
17 23 (14.38%) Finance
18 22 (13.75%) Performance Tuning
19 21 (13.13%) Oracle Database
19 21 (13.13%) Fibre Channel
20 20 (12.50%) Security Cleared
21 19 (11.88%) HACMP

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 38 (23.75%) WebSphere
2 15 (9.38%) Apache
3 13 (8.13%) WebSphere Application Server
4 11 (6.88%) IBM HTTP Server
5 10 (6.25%) IIS
6 9 (5.63%) WebLogic
7 5 (3.13%) Commerce Server
8 4 (2.50%) iPlanet
8 4 (2.50%) WebSphere Portal
9 3 (1.88%) TIBCO EMS
9 3 (1.88%) JBoss
10 2 (1.25%) MQSeries
10 2 (1.25%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.63%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.63%) SAP Portal
11 1 (0.63%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.63%) MediaWiki
11 1 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.63%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 13 (8.13%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.50%) MS Office
3 2 (1.25%) MS Project
3 2 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.50%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (2.50%) Maximo
2 3 (1.88%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (1.88%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.88%) Fredhopper
3 2 (1.25%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.25%) BusinessWare
4 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (36.25%) SAN
2 21 (13.13%) Fibre Channel
3 16 (10.00%) DNS
4 15 (9.38%) Firewall
5 14 (8.75%) iSCSI
5 14 (8.75%) FCoE
5 14 (8.75%) LDAP
6 12 (7.50%) TCP/IP
7 9 (5.63%) LAN
7 9 (5.63%) WAN
8 6 (3.75%) VPN
8 6 (3.75%) Internet
9 4 (2.50%) BGP
9 4 (2.50%) Ethernet
9 4 (2.50%) Kerberos
9 4 (2.50%) NetScaler
9 4 (2.50%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (2.50%) Cisco ISE
9 4 (2.50%) Spanning Tree
9 4 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (19.38%) DB2
2 21 (13.13%) Oracle Database
3 16 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (5.00%) SQLPlus
5 7 (4.38%) RDBMS
5 7 (4.38%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (3.75%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (3.75%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (3.75%) PowerCenter
6 6 (3.75%) SAP BW
7 5 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (3.13%) MySQL
7 5 (3.13%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (3.13%) SAP Data Services
7 5 (3.13%) SAP HANA
8 4 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (1.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.88%) DB2 UDB
9 3 (1.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (3.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (2.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (2.50%) TestDirector
2 4 (2.50%) JIRA
2 4 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.88%) WinRunner
3 3 (1.88%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (1.25%) Toad
4 2 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.63%) Metasploit
General
1 23 (14.38%) Finance
2 7 (4.38%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.75%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.50%) Retail
5 3 (1.88%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.25%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.25%) Banking
7 1 (0.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (14.38%) Administrator
2 19 (11.88%) Analyst
3 15 (9.38%) Consultant
4 14 (8.75%) Developer
5 12 (7.50%) Linux Engineer
6 11 (6.88%) Architect
6 11 (6.88%) DBA
7 10 (6.25%) UNIX Engineer
8 9 (5.63%) Systems Administrator
9 8 (5.00%) Oracle DBA
9 8 (5.00%) UNIX Administrator
9 8 (5.00%) Test Specialist
10 7 (4.38%) Technical Architect
10 7 (4.38%) Systems Engineer
11 6 (3.75%) Software Engineer
11 6 (3.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (3.75%) Support Analyst
11 6 (3.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 6 (3.75%) Linux Administrator
12 5 (3.13%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 12 (7.50%) Middleware
3 10 (6.25%) HTML
4 8 (5.00%) CSS
5 6 (3.75%) XML
6 5 (3.13%) Oracle Fusion
6 5 (3.13%) Web Services
7 4 (2.50%) Regular Expression
7 4 (2.50%) Ajax
7 4 (2.50%) JSON
7 4 (2.50%) jQuery
8 3 (1.88%) Worklight
8 3 (1.88%) WebCenter
9 2 (1.25%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 2 (1.25%) SAP Basis
9 2 (1.25%) .NET
9 2 (1.25%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.63%) JSP
10 1 (0.63%) JMS
10 1 (0.63%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (19.38%) Clustering
2 19 (11.88%) HACMP
3 15 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.50%) Device Driver
6 3 (1.88%) Replication
6 3 (1.88%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (1.88%) PKI
7 2 (1.25%) PDA
7 2 (1.25%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.25%) DataPower
7 2 (1.25%) iSeries
7 2 (1.25%) AS400
7 2 (1.25%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.63%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.63%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 100 (62.50%) Linux
2 81 (50.63%) Windows
3 79 (49.38%) UNIX
4 50 (31.25%) Solaris
5 25 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (8.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (6.25%) HPUX
8 8 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (5.00%) Oracle Linux
9 7 (4.38%) SUSE
9 7 (4.38%) NetWare
10 5 (3.13%) zOS
11 3 (1.88%) Windows 7
11 3 (1.88%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.63%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.63%) CentOS
13 1 (0.63%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (17.50%) ITIL
2 22 (13.75%) Performance Tuning
3 17 (10.63%) Change Management
3 17 (10.63%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (10.63%) Software Testing
4 16 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 15 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 15 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
6 11 (6.88%) Migration
7 10 (6.25%) Software Engineering
7 10 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
7 10 (6.25%) Test Automation
8 9 (5.63%) Mentoring
8 9 (5.63%) ERP
9 7 (4.38%) SOA
9 7 (4.38%) OO
9 7 (4.38%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (3.75%) CRM
10 6 (3.75%) E-Commerce
10 6 (3.75%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (27.50%) SQL
2 39 (24.38%) Shell Script
3 32 (20.00%) Perl
3 32 (20.00%) Java
4 25 (15.63%) Korn
5 18 (11.25%) Bash Shell
6 15 (9.38%) C
7 11 (6.88%) C++
8 9 (5.63%) JavaScript
8 9 (5.63%) PL/SQL
9 6 (3.75%) T-SQL
9 6 (3.75%) ABAP
9 6 (3.75%) Python
10 3 (1.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 13 (8.13%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.00%) Degree
4 4 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.88%) ISEB
5 3 (1.88%) CISSP
5 3 (1.88%) SCSA
5 3 (1.88%) Sun Certification
5 3 (1.88%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.25%) MCTS
6 2 (1.25%) MCITP
6 2 (1.25%) GCIA
6 2 (1.25%) GCIH
6 2 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.25%) MCP
6 2 (1.25%) MCSE
6 2 (1.25%) MCSA
7 1 (0.63%) IBM Certification
7 1 (0.63%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.00%) QA
2 5 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 4 (2.50%) SLA
4 3 (1.88%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.25%) COBIT
5 2 (1.25%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.25%) COSO
6 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (16.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (8.13%) Samba
3 12 (7.50%) GPFS
4 11 (6.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 9 (5.63%) vSphere
6 7 (4.38%) Oracle Clusterware
7 6 (3.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 6 (3.75%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 6 (3.75%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (3.75%) NFS
8 5 (3.13%) Active Directory
9 4 (2.50%) Firmware
9 4 (2.50%) FreeRADIUS
10 3 (1.88%) PowerHA
10 3 (1.88%) OCFS2
10 3 (1.88%) Veritas File System
10 3 (1.88%) Hyper-V
11 2 (1.25%) Tivoli Directory Server
11 2 (1.25%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.63%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 26 (16.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 24 (15.00%) Tivoli
3 7 (4.38%) NetBackup
4 6 (3.75%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (3.75%) Data Guard
4 6 (3.75%) Puppet
4 6 (3.75%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (3.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (2.50%) Netcool
6 4 (2.50%) CA Spectrum
7 3 (1.88%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (1.25%) Oracle Flashback
8 2 (1.25%) Oracle Identity Management
8 2 (1.25%) OpenView
8 2 (1.25%) CORE IMPACT
8 2 (1.25%) Control-M
8 2 (1.25%) CA Single Sign-On
8 2 (1.25%) Nessus
8 2 (1.25%) Nmap
Vendors
1 58 (36.25%) IBM
2 50 (31.25%) VMware
3 48 (30.00%) Oracle
4 39 (24.38%) Red Hat
5 38 (23.75%) Veritas
6 26 (16.25%) HP
7 19 (11.88%) Microsoft
8 13 (8.13%) EMC
9 12 (7.50%) Citrix
9 12 (7.50%) Sun
10 11 (6.88%) SAP
11 10 (6.25%) Cisco
12 9 (5.63%) Hitachi
12 9 (5.63%) Remedy
13 7 (4.38%) NetApp
13 7 (4.38%) Compaq
13 7 (4.38%) Dell
14 6 (3.75%) Business Objects
14 6 (3.75%) Informatica
14 6 (3.75%) CA
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