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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AIX
Rank 169 142 156
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +14
Contract jobs citing AIX 86 90 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.93% 1.07% 0.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.77% 4.37% 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 45 34
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£375 £425 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +18.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £345 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £519 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 1
Average hourly rate £39.25 £17.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+124.28% +6.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £17.50 £28.63
% change year-on-year
+118.57% -38.86%
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
2282 2058 1610
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.71% 24.42% 21.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1145 934 760
Average daily rate £328 £329 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.32% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £140 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 252 251
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £11.25 £11.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.67 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+4.45% -14.28%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -14 55 £355 -5.96% 9
Berkshire -11 15 £513 +12.63% 4
Surrey 0 3 £385 -6.66% 3
Middlesex +1 2 £281 -52.17%
Buckinghamshire -12 2 - -
Kent -13 1 - -
AIX
England

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 95 (64.19%) Linux
2 77 (52.03%) Windows
3 65 (43.92%) IBM
4 62 (41.89%) UNIX
5 53 (35.81%) SAN
6 52 (35.14%) Oracle
7 45 (30.41%) Red Hat
8 41 (27.70%) VMware
9 40 (27.03%) Solaris
10 35 (23.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 33 (22.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 30 (20.27%) Veritas
12 30 (20.27%) SQL
12 30 (20.27%) WebSphere
13 29 (19.59%) Perl
13 29 (19.59%) Shell Script
14 28 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
15 27 (18.24%) Java
16 26 (17.57%) HP
17 25 (16.89%) Security Cleared
18 24 (16.22%) Oracle Database
19 23 (15.54%) SQL Server
19 23 (15.54%) ITIL
20 21 (14.19%) Microsoft
21 20 (13.51%) Tivoli
21 20 (13.51%) Korn
22 19 (12.84%) Finance
22 19 (12.84%) Service Delivery
23 18 (12.16%) Clustering
24 16 (10.81%) Firewall

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 30 (20.27%) WebSphere
2 14 (9.46%) Apache
3 11 (7.43%) WebLogic
4 8 (5.41%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (5.41%) IIS
5 6 (4.05%) IBM HTTP Server
6 5 (3.38%) JBoss
7 4 (2.70%) Tomcat
8 3 (2.03%) iPlanet
8 3 (2.03%) WebSphere Portal
9 2 (1.35%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.68%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 12 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.70%) MS Office
3 1 (0.68%) MS Project
3 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.05%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.03%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (2.03%) Maximo
3 1 (0.68%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.08%) SaaS
2 3 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (35.81%) SAN
2 16 (10.81%) Firewall
2 16 (10.81%) TCP/IP
3 15 (10.14%) LDAP
3 15 (10.14%) DNS
3 15 (10.14%) Fibre Channel
4 13 (8.78%) iSCSI
4 13 (8.78%) FCoE
5 12 (8.11%) LAN
5 12 (8.11%) WAN
6 7 (4.73%) NetScaler
7 6 (4.05%) VLAN
7 6 (4.05%) VPN
8 5 (3.38%) BGP
8 5 (3.38%) Internet
8 5 (3.38%) Ethernet
8 5 (3.38%) IPsec
8 5 (3.38%) Cisco ISE
8 5 (3.38%) Network Security
8 5 (3.38%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (16.22%) Oracle Database
2 23 (15.54%) SQL Server
3 15 (10.14%) DB2
4 10 (6.76%) MySQL
5 8 (5.41%) SQLPlus
6 6 (4.05%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (4.05%) Relational Database
6 6 (4.05%) RDBMS
6 6 (4.05%) SAP BW
7 5 (3.38%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (3.38%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (3.38%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (2.70%) SAP Data Services
8 4 (2.70%) SAP HANA
8 4 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (2.03%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (2.03%) Oracle9i Database
9 3 (2.03%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 6 (4.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (2.70%) JIRA
2 4 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (2.03%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.35%) Toad
4 2 (1.35%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.68%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.68%) WinRunner
5 1 (0.68%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.68%) GCC
General
1 19 (12.84%) Finance
2 8 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.73%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.70%) Banking
5 3 (2.03%) Retail
6 2 (1.35%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (10.81%) Architect
1 16 (10.81%) Administrator
2 15 (10.14%) Consultant
3 14 (9.46%) Linux Engineer
4 13 (8.78%) Analyst
5 11 (7.43%) UNIX Engineer
6 10 (6.76%) DBA
7 7 (4.73%) Technical Architect
7 7 (4.73%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (4.73%) Developer
7 7 (4.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (4.73%) Oracle DBA
7 7 (4.73%) Test Specialist
8 6 (4.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 6 (4.05%) UNIX Support
8 6 (4.05%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (4.05%) Support Analyst
9 5 (3.38%) Server Specialist
9 5 (3.38%) Security Engineer
9 5 (3.38%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (10.81%) WebSphere MQ
2 13 (8.78%) Middleware
3 9 (6.08%) HTML
4 7 (4.73%) CSS
5 6 (4.05%) Web Services
6 5 (3.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 5 (3.38%) Oracle Fusion
6 5 (3.38%) WebCenter
6 5 (3.38%) Regular Expression
7 4 (2.70%) YAML
7 4 (2.70%) jQuery
7 4 (2.70%) XML
8 3 (2.03%) SAP Basis
9 2 (1.35%) .NET
10 1 (0.68%) VXML
10 1 (0.68%) JSP
10 1 (0.68%) Servlets
10 1 (0.68%) SOAP
10 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.68%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.16%) Clustering
2 15 (10.14%) HACMP
3 10 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.73%) Open Source
5 5 (3.38%) PKI
6 4 (2.70%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.70%) Replication
6 4 (2.70%) Device Driver
6 4 (2.70%) Mainframe
7 3 (2.03%) AS400
7 3 (2.03%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.35%) iSeries
8 2 (1.35%) DataPower
8 2 (1.35%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (1.35%) CLARiiON
8 2 (1.35%) EMC Centera
8 2 (1.35%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.68%) IVR
9 1 (0.68%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.68%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 95 (64.19%) Linux
2 77 (52.03%) Windows
3 62 (41.89%) UNIX
4 40 (27.03%) Solaris
5 35 (23.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (8.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (6.76%) SUSE
8 9 (6.08%) Oracle Linux
9 8 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (2.70%) HPUX
10 4 (2.70%) zOS
11 3 (2.03%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.35%) NetWare
13 1 (0.68%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.68%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.68%) CentOS
13 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (15.54%) ITIL
2 19 (12.84%) Service Delivery
3 15 (10.14%) Performance Tuning
4 13 (8.78%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (8.78%) Software Testing
5 10 (6.76%) Service Management
6 9 (6.08%) ERP
6 9 (6.08%) SOA
6 9 (6.08%) Migration
6 9 (6.08%) Change Management
6 9 (6.08%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (6.08%) Technical Architecture
7 8 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (5.41%) Performance Monitoring
7 8 (5.41%) Asset Management
8 7 (4.73%) Test Automation
9 6 (4.05%) Analytics
9 6 (4.05%) Performance Analysis
9 6 (4.05%) Software Engineering
9 6 (4.05%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 30 (20.27%) SQL
2 29 (19.59%) Perl
2 29 (19.59%) Shell Script
3 27 (18.24%) Java
4 20 (13.51%) Korn
5 16 (10.81%) C
6 8 (5.41%) Bash Shell
6 8 (5.41%) PL/SQL
6 8 (5.41%) C++
6 8 (5.41%) JavaScript
7 5 (3.38%) Python
7 5 (3.38%) T-SQL
7 5 (3.38%) ABAP
8 4 (2.70%) Ruby
8 4 (2.70%) PHP
9 3 (2.03%) AWK
10 1 (0.68%) VB
10 1 (0.68%) Bourne shell
10 1 (0.68%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 25 (16.89%) Security Cleared
2 15 (10.14%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.70%) Degree
4 3 (2.03%) Sun Certification
4 3 (2.03%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.03%) SCSA
5 2 (1.35%) CISSP
6 1 (0.68%) ISEB
6 1 (0.68%) CEH
6 1 (0.68%) GCIA
6 1 (0.68%) GCIH
6 1 (0.68%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.68%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.73%) SLA
1 7 (4.73%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (0.68%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) COBIT
2 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.68%) COSO
2 1 (0.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (9.46%) Samba
3 11 (7.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 10 (6.76%) Oracle RAC
5 9 (6.08%) vSphere
6 8 (5.41%) Oracle RMAN
7 6 (4.05%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 6 (4.05%) GPFS
7 6 (4.05%) NFS
7 6 (4.05%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 5 (3.38%) Firmware
8 5 (3.38%) FreeRADIUS
9 4 (2.70%) Veritas File System
9 4 (2.70%) Active Directory
10 3 (2.03%) OCFS2
10 3 (2.03%) XenApp
10 3 (2.03%) XenDesktop
10 3 (2.03%) PowerHA
11 2 (1.35%) SRDF
11 2 (1.35%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 33 (22.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 20 (13.51%) Tivoli
3 9 (6.08%) NetBackup
4 8 (5.41%) Data Guard
5 7 (4.73%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (4.73%) Puppet
6 5 (3.38%) CA Spectrum
6 5 (3.38%) Cobbler
7 4 (2.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (2.70%) Control-M
7 4 (2.70%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 3 (2.03%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (1.35%) CORE IMPACT
9 2 (1.35%) SCOM
9 2 (1.35%) nmon
9 2 (1.35%) Nessus
9 2 (1.35%) EMC TimeFinder
9 2 (1.35%) OpenView
9 2 (1.35%) Netcool
10 1 (0.68%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 65 (43.92%) IBM
2 52 (35.14%) Oracle
3 45 (30.41%) Red Hat
4 41 (27.70%) VMware
5 30 (20.27%) Veritas
6 26 (17.57%) HP
7 21 (14.19%) Microsoft
8 15 (10.14%) Sun
9 12 (8.11%) Brocade
9 12 (8.11%) Cisco
9 12 (8.11%) EMC
10 11 (7.43%) Citrix
10 11 (7.43%) NetApp
11 10 (6.76%) SAP
12 8 (5.41%) Remedy
13 7 (4.73%) Symantec
14 6 (4.05%) 3PAR
14 6 (4.05%) CheckPoint
15 5 (3.38%) Dell
15 5 (3.38%) CA
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