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 24 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank 189 114 160
Rank change year-on-year
-75 +46
Contract jobs citing AIX 61 126 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.63% 1.47% 1.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.49% 5.99% 5.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 74 48
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£414 £370 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.82% -14.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £281 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £43.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.71% +45.83%
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
2446 2104 1857
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.17% 24.47% 19.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1266 1051 830
Average daily rate £325 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £160 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 249 234 241
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -1.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £42.50 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -11.76%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 24 October 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 -38 24 £400 +11.11% 3
Berkshire -16 13 £360 -10.00% 6
Surrey -2 11 £500 +17.64% 7
Middlesex +2 4 £391 +33.96%
Kent -8 4 £438 -12.50%
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Home Counties - - - -
AIX
England

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 78 (63.41%) Linux
2 66 (53.66%) IBM
3 65 (52.85%) Windows
4 49 (39.84%) Oracle
5 48 (39.02%) UNIX
6 45 (36.59%) Solaris
7 38 (30.89%) Red Hat
7 38 (30.89%) WebSphere
8 35 (28.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 31 (25.20%) VMware
10 29 (23.58%) SAN
11 27 (21.95%) HP
12 25 (20.33%) Shell Script
12 25 (20.33%) Java
13 24 (19.51%) Perl
13 24 (19.51%) SQL
14 23 (18.70%) Clustering
15 21 (17.07%) DB2
15 21 (17.07%) Security Cleared
15 21 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
16 20 (16.26%) Oracle Database
16 20 (16.26%) C
17 19 (15.45%) WebSphere MQ
17 19 (15.45%) Microsoft
17 19 (15.45%) Finance
17 19 (15.45%) Korn
18 18 (14.63%) Veritas
18 18 (14.63%) EMC
18 18 (14.63%) Tivoli
18 18 (14.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 38 (30.89%) WebSphere
2 12 (9.76%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (7.32%) WebLogic
4 8 (6.50%) JBoss
5 4 (3.25%) Apache
5 4 (3.25%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.44%) FileNet
7 2 (1.63%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.81%) TIBCO EMS
8 1 (0.81%) WebSphere Portal
8 1 (0.81%) Liferay
8 1 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.81%) IIS
8 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.63%) MS Office
3 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (4.07%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (4.07%) Maximo
2 2 (1.63%) SAP CO
2 2 (1.63%) AWD
2 2 (1.63%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.63%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (1.63%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.81%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.81%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.81%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.69%) SaaS
2 4 (3.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (23.58%) SAN
2 14 (11.38%) TCP/IP
3 13 (10.57%) LDAP
4 11 (8.94%) Firewall
5 9 (7.32%) DNS
5 9 (7.32%) LAN
5 9 (7.32%) WAN
6 6 (4.88%) ATM
6 6 (4.88%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (4.07%) Kerberos
8 3 (2.44%) FCoE
8 3 (2.44%) NetScaler
8 3 (2.44%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (2.44%) iSCSI
8 3 (2.44%) SSL
8 3 (2.44%) Internet
9 2 (1.63%) Ethernet
9 2 (1.63%) FTP
9 2 (1.63%) Connectrix
9 2 (1.63%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.07%) DB2
2 20 (16.26%) Oracle Database
3 13 (10.57%) SQL Server
4 12 (9.76%) MySQL
5 8 (6.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (5.69%) SQLPlus
7 5 (4.07%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (3.25%) SAP BW
9 3 (2.44%) Oracle9i Database
9 3 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (2.44%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (1.63%) Oracle ODI
10 2 (1.63%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.63%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.81%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.81%) Essbase
11 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.81%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 4 (3.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (2.44%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (1.63%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.63%) AppScan
3 2 (1.63%) JIRA
3 2 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.81%) GCC
4 1 (0.81%) WinRunner
4 1 (0.81%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.81%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 19 (15.45%) Finance
2 8 (6.50%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.69%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.25%) Banking
5 2 (1.63%) Retail
6 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.81%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (17.89%) Consultant
2 21 (17.07%) Architect
3 14 (11.38%) Administrator
4 13 (10.57%) Analyst
5 7 (5.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (5.69%) Infrastructure Architect
6 6 (4.88%) Technical Architect
6 6 (4.88%) DBA
6 6 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (4.07%) Oracle DBA
7 5 (4.07%) Server Specialist
8 4 (3.25%) UNIX Support
8 4 (3.25%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (3.25%) Developer
8 4 (3.25%) Designer
9 3 (2.44%) Technical Design Consultant
9 3 (2.44%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 3 (2.44%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (2.44%) Test Analyst
9 3 (2.44%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.45%) WebSphere MQ
2 10 (8.13%) XML
3 9 (7.32%) HTML
4 8 (6.50%) Web Services
5 7 (5.69%) CSS
5 7 (5.69%) Middleware
6 4 (3.25%) YAML
7 3 (2.44%) JSON
7 3 (2.44%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 3 (2.44%) SAP Basis
7 3 (2.44%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (2.44%) WebCenter
8 2 (1.63%) Spring
8 2 (1.63%) jQuery
8 2 (1.63%) JDBC
8 2 (1.63%) .NET
9 1 (0.81%) J2EE
9 1 (0.81%) JMS
9 1 (0.81%) JSP
9 1 (0.81%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 23 (18.70%) Clustering
2 17 (13.82%) HACMP
3 16 (13.01%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (8.13%) Management Information System
4 10 (8.13%) DataPower
5 7 (5.69%) Open Source
6 4 (3.25%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (3.25%) Mainframe
7 3 (2.44%) EMC Centera
7 3 (2.44%) PKI
7 3 (2.44%) User Experience
8 2 (1.63%) iSeries
8 2 (1.63%) AS400
8 2 (1.63%) Replication
8 2 (1.63%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.81%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.81%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.81%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.81%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 78 (63.41%) Linux
2 65 (52.85%) Windows
3 48 (39.02%) UNIX
4 45 (36.59%) Solaris
5 35 (28.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (10.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (6.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (4.88%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (4.07%) SUSE
10 4 (3.25%) HPUX
11 3 (2.44%) Windows XP
11 3 (2.44%) NetWare
11 3 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (1.63%) Debian
12 2 (1.63%) zOS
13 1 (0.81%) CentOS
13 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (14.63%) ITIL
2 10 (8.13%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (7.32%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (7.32%) Performance Monitoring
3 9 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (5.69%) Service Management
4 7 (5.69%) E-Commerce
4 7 (5.69%) ERP
4 7 (5.69%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (5.69%) High Availability
5 6 (4.88%) DevOps
5 6 (4.88%) SOA
5 6 (4.88%) Migration
6 5 (4.07%) Document Management
6 5 (4.07%) Coaching
6 5 (4.07%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (4.07%) Unit Testing
6 5 (4.07%) Performance Analysis
6 5 (4.07%) Analytics
7 4 (3.25%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 25 (20.33%) Java
1 25 (20.33%) Shell Script
2 24 (19.51%) Perl
2 24 (19.51%) SQL
3 20 (16.26%) C
4 19 (15.45%) Korn
5 11 (8.94%) C++
5 11 (8.94%) Bash Shell
6 8 (6.50%) JavaScript
7 7 (5.69%) PL/SQL
8 6 (4.88%) Python
9 4 (3.25%) Ruby
9 4 (3.25%) PHP
10 3 (2.44%) AWK
11 2 (1.63%) VB
12 1 (0.81%) Bourne shell
12 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.81%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 21 (17.07%) Security Cleared
2 12 (9.76%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.25%) IBM Certification
4 2 (1.63%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.81%) ISEB
5 1 (0.81%) OCP
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.81%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.88%) SLA
2 4 (3.25%) QA
3 3 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (7.32%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (5.69%) Active Directory
3 7 (5.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 6 (4.88%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 6 (4.88%) NFS
4 6 (4.88%) vSphere
4 6 (4.88%) OCFS2
5 5 (4.07%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (4.07%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 4 (3.25%) XenApp
6 4 (3.25%) XenDesktop
6 4 (3.25%) GPFS
7 3 (2.44%) SRDF
8 2 (1.63%) Samba
8 2 (1.63%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.81%) Firmware
9 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.81%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 18 (14.63%) Tivoli
1 18 (14.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 8 (6.50%) NetBackup
3 6 (4.88%) Puppet
3 6 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (4.07%) Data Guard
4 5 (4.07%) Cobbler
5 4 (3.25%) Control-M
5 4 (3.25%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 3 (2.44%) nmon
7 2 (1.63%) OpenView
7 2 (1.63%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (1.63%) SCOM
7 2 (1.63%) EMC TimeFinder
8 1 (0.81%) EMC Navisphere
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (0.81%) CFEngine
8 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (0.81%) Legato
8 1 (0.81%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 66 (53.66%) IBM
2 49 (39.84%) Oracle
3 38 (30.89%) Red Hat
4 31 (25.20%) VMware
5 27 (21.95%) HP
6 19 (15.45%) Microsoft
7 18 (14.63%) EMC
7 18 (14.63%) Veritas
8 15 (12.20%) Sun
9 13 (10.57%) NetApp
10 12 (9.76%) Cisco
10 12 (9.76%) Brocade
11 9 (7.32%) SAP
12 8 (6.50%) Citrix
13 7 (5.69%) Dell
13 7 (5.69%) 3PAR
14 6 (4.88%) Symantec
15 5 (4.07%) Intel
16 3 (2.44%) Compaq
16 3 (2.44%) Remedy
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