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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AIX
Rank 148 181 165
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -16
Contract jobs citing AIX 109 59 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.17% 0.66% 0.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.69% 2.64% 4.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 33 45
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£456 £415 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.93% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £308 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £524 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.51%
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
2326 2235 1889
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.93% 24.96% 23.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1206 1104 909
Average daily rate £363 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £145 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 225 223 247
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.89 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.83% -9.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.61% -3.12%

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 22 May 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
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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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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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 +18 39 £425 +13.33% 1
Buckinghamshire +18 27 £319 -34.61% 1
Berkshire +1 27 £450 +12.14% 2
Surrey +11 11 £550 +14.28% 3
Kent +7 4 £489 +2.94%
West Sussex -18 1 - -
AIX
England

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 134 (68.02%) Linux
2 102 (51.78%) Windows
3 96 (48.73%) UNIX
4 72 (36.55%) IBM
5 66 (33.50%) SAN
5 66 (33.50%) VMware
6 64 (32.49%) Oracle
7 63 (31.98%) Solaris
8 55 (27.92%) Shell Script
9 53 (26.90%) WebSphere
10 52 (26.40%) SQL
11 51 (25.89%) Veritas
12 46 (23.35%) Java
13 43 (21.83%) Perl
14 42 (21.32%) ITIL
14 42 (21.32%) Red Hat
15 40 (20.30%) DB2
16 38 (19.29%) Tivoli
17 37 (18.78%) Clustering
17 37 (18.78%) VMware Infrastructure
18 35 (17.77%) Performance Tuning
19 34 (17.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 33 (16.75%) Korn
21 32 (16.24%) Finance
22 30 (15.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
23 28 (14.21%) Fibre Channel
24 27 (13.71%) Software Testing
24 27 (13.71%) HP
25 26 (13.20%) Microsoft
25 26 (13.20%) Oracle Database

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 53 (26.90%) WebSphere
2 15 (7.61%) WebSphere Application Server
3 14 (7.11%) Apache
4 13 (6.60%) IBM HTTP Server
5 8 (4.06%) WebLogic
6 6 (3.05%) Commerce Server
6 6 (3.05%) IIS
6 6 (3.05%) MS Exchange
7 5 (2.54%) JBoss
8 4 (2.03%) iPlanet
8 4 (2.03%) WebSphere Portal
9 3 (1.52%) MediaWiki
10 2 (1.02%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 2 (1.02%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.51%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.51%) SAP Portal
11 1 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.51%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 16 (8.12%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.05%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.03%) MS Project
4 3 (1.52%) MS Office
5 2 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (6.60%) Maximo
2 6 (3.05%) BusinessWorks
2 6 (3.05%) BusinessWare
3 5 (2.54%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (2.03%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (1.52%) Fredhopper
5 3 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (1.02%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (33.50%) SAN
2 28 (14.21%) Fibre Channel
3 21 (10.66%) FCoE
3 21 (10.66%) iSCSI
4 17 (8.63%) LDAP
5 14 (7.11%) TCP/IP
6 13 (6.60%) Firewall
7 11 (5.58%) DNS
8 9 (4.57%) WAN
8 9 (4.57%) LAN
9 6 (3.05%) SSL
9 6 (3.05%) HTTP
10 4 (2.03%) VPN
10 4 (2.03%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (2.03%) SSH
11 3 (1.52%) Kerberos
11 3 (1.52%) FTP
12 2 (1.02%) Internet
13 1 (0.51%) NAS
13 1 (0.51%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (20.30%) DB2
2 26 (13.20%) Oracle Database
3 14 (7.11%) SQL Server
4 11 (5.58%) PowerCenter
5 10 (5.08%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (4.57%) Relational Database
7 8 (4.06%) SQLPlus
8 7 (3.55%) RDBMS
9 6 (3.05%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (3.05%) SAP BW
9 6 (3.05%) MySQL
9 6 (3.05%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (2.54%) SAP Data Services
10 5 (2.54%) SAP HANA
10 5 (2.54%) Oracle Database 12c
10 5 (2.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (2.54%) DB2 UDB
10 5 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (2.03%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 3 (1.52%) WinRunner
1 3 (1.52%) TestDirector
1 3 (1.52%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (1.02%) Toad
3 1 (0.51%) AccuRev
3 1 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.51%) JIRA
3 1 (0.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.51%) PowerBuilder
General
1 32 (16.24%) Finance
2 8 (4.06%) Retail
3 6 (3.05%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.54%) Banking
4 5 (2.54%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.54%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.52%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 35 (17.77%) Administrator
2 27 (13.71%) Developer
3 19 (9.64%) Analyst
3 19 (9.64%) Consultant
4 15 (7.61%) Systems Administrator
5 12 (6.09%) UNIX Administrator
6 11 (5.58%) Test Specialist
6 11 (5.58%) Architect
6 11 (5.58%) DBA
7 10 (5.08%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 9 (4.57%) UNIX Engineer
8 9 (4.57%) Linux Engineer
8 9 (4.57%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (4.06%) Oracle DBA
10 7 (3.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (3.55%) Software Engineer
10 7 (3.55%) Technical Architect
10 7 (3.55%) Project Manager
11 6 (3.05%) Linux Administrator
12 5 (2.54%) AIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.12%) Middleware
2 14 (7.11%) WebSphere MQ
3 7 (3.55%) HTML
4 6 (3.05%) XML
4 6 (3.05%) TIBCO EMS
4 6 (3.05%) Oracle Fusion
5 5 (2.54%) Web Services
5 5 (2.54%) CSS
6 4 (2.03%) JSON
6 4 (2.03%) Ajax
7 3 (1.52%) WebCenter
7 3 (1.52%) Worklight
8 2 (1.02%) .NET
8 2 (1.02%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.02%) SAP Basis
9 1 (0.51%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
9 1 (0.51%) SAP PI
9 1 (0.51%) YAML
9 1 (0.51%) jQuery
9 1 (0.51%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 37 (18.78%) Clustering
2 23 (11.68%) HACMP
3 16 (8.12%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.57%) Management Information System
5 8 (4.06%) AS400
6 7 (3.55%) iSeries
6 7 (3.55%) Device Driver
7 5 (2.54%) PKI
7 5 (2.54%) Mainframe
8 4 (2.03%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.52%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (1.52%) Replication
10 2 (1.02%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.02%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.02%) PDA
10 2 (1.02%) DataPower
10 2 (1.02%) LPAR
11 1 (0.51%) Web 2.0
11 1 (0.51%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 134 (68.02%) Linux
2 102 (51.78%) Windows
3 96 (48.73%) UNIX
4 63 (31.98%) Solaris
5 34 (17.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (5.08%) HPUX
6 10 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (4.57%) zOS
7 9 (4.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (4.06%) NetWare
9 5 (2.54%) SUSE
10 3 (1.52%) Oracle Linux
10 3 (1.52%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.52%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.51%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.51%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (21.32%) ITIL
2 35 (17.77%) Performance Tuning
3 27 (13.71%) Software Testing
4 23 (11.68%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (11.17%) Root Cause Analysis
6 19 (9.64%) Change Management
7 17 (8.63%) Disaster Recovery
8 15 (7.61%) Test Automation
8 15 (7.61%) Project Management
9 14 (7.11%) Migration
9 14 (7.11%) Software Engineering
9 14 (7.11%) Mentoring
10 13 (6.60%) OO
11 11 (5.58%) Performance Monitoring
12 10 (5.08%) ERP
13 9 (4.57%) Service Delivery
13 9 (4.57%) SOA
14 8 (4.06%) ETL
14 8 (4.06%) E-Commerce
14 8 (4.06%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 55 (27.92%) Shell Script
2 52 (26.40%) SQL
3 46 (23.35%) Java
4 43 (21.83%) Perl
5 33 (16.75%) Korn
6 21 (10.66%) Bash Shell
7 18 (9.14%) C
8 14 (7.11%) C++
9 9 (4.57%) PL/SQL
9 9 (4.57%) Python
10 6 (3.05%) JavaScript
10 6 (3.05%) T-SQL
10 6 (3.05%) ABAP
11 5 (2.54%) VB
12 2 (1.02%) Jython
Qualifications
1 21 (10.66%) Security Cleared
2 14 (7.11%) SC Cleared
3 11 (5.58%) Degree
4 6 (3.05%) ISEB
5 4 (2.03%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (2.03%) CISSP
5 4 (2.03%) GCIA
5 4 (2.03%) GCIH
6 3 (1.52%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.52%) SCSA
6 3 (1.52%) Sun Certification
7 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.02%) MCP
7 2 (1.02%) MCSE
7 2 (1.02%) MCSA
7 2 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.02%) MCITP
7 2 (1.02%) MCTS
8 1 (0.51%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.58%) QA
2 7 (3.55%) Data Quality
3 6 (3.05%) COBIT
4 5 (2.54%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 4 (2.03%) PCI DSS
5 4 (2.03%) COSO
6 3 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (18.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (7.61%) Oracle Clusterware
3 13 (6.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 12 (6.09%) GPFS
5 11 (5.58%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 7 (3.55%) Samba
7 6 (3.05%) Active Directory
7 6 (3.05%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (3.05%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 5 (2.54%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 5 (2.54%) NFS
9 4 (2.03%) vSphere
10 3 (1.52%) Veritas File System
10 3 (1.52%) OCFS2
11 2 (1.02%) VMware ESX
11 2 (1.02%) LiteSpeed
11 2 (1.02%) Hyper-V
12 1 (0.51%) PowerHA
12 1 (0.51%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 38 (19.29%) Tivoli
2 30 (15.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 7 (3.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (3.05%) NetBackup
4 6 (3.05%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (3.05%) Data Guard
4 6 (3.05%) Puppet
5 5 (2.54%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (2.54%) CA Single Sign-On
6 4 (2.03%) Netcool
6 4 (2.03%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (1.52%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (1.02%) Oracle Flashback
8 2 (1.02%) SCCM
8 2 (1.02%) SCOM
8 2 (1.02%) Oracle Identity Management
8 2 (1.02%) yum
9 1 (0.51%) CORE IMPACT
9 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (0.51%) Ansible
Vendors
1 72 (36.55%) IBM
2 66 (33.50%) VMware
3 64 (32.49%) Oracle
4 51 (25.89%) Veritas
5 42 (21.32%) Red Hat
6 27 (13.71%) HP
7 26 (13.20%) Microsoft
8 18 (9.14%) EMC
9 17 (8.63%) SAP
10 14 (7.11%) Sun
10 14 (7.11%) Citrix
11 12 (6.09%) Remedy
12 11 (5.58%) Informatica
13 10 (5.08%) NetApp
14 9 (4.57%) Hitachi
15 8 (4.06%) Symantec
15 8 (4.06%) Cisco
15 8 (4.06%) Business Objects
16 7 (3.55%) McAfee
16 7 (3.55%) Compaq
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Edison Hill Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £385 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago