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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank 171 99 153
Rank change year-on-year
-72 +54
Contract jobs citing AIX 78 144 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.84% 1.65% 1.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.44% 6.82% 4.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 91 45
Average daily rate
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£500 £360 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -15.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £275 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £355 £400
% change year-on-year
+19.71% -11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £67.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -37.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £38.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +40.00%
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
2269 2110 2010
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.42% 24.12% 20.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1138 1059 904
Average daily rate £325 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 230 240 260
Average hourly rate £16.14 £17.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.77% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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 August 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 August 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 August 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 -36 31 £431 +28.73% 5
Berkshire -8 22 £444 +3.19% 2
Surrey +2 9 £525 +16.66% 3
Buckinghamshire -17 6 £600 +90.47% 1
Kent -11 4 £513 +5.12% 1
East Sussex - - - -
Home Counties - - - -
AIX
England

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 86 (63.24%) Linux
2 69 (50.74%) Windows
3 64 (47.06%) IBM
4 61 (44.85%) UNIX
5 53 (38.97%) Solaris
6 42 (30.88%) Oracle
6 42 (30.88%) Red Hat
7 40 (29.41%) VMware
8 39 (28.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 36 (26.47%) WebSphere
10 34 (25.00%) Clustering
11 33 (24.26%) SAN
12 31 (22.79%) Shell Script
13 30 (22.06%) SQL
14 28 (20.59%) HP
15 27 (19.85%) Java
16 26 (19.12%) Perl
16 26 (19.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 26 (19.12%) Korn
17 25 (18.38%) VMware Infrastructure
17 25 (18.38%) Tivoli
18 24 (17.65%) Veritas
19 23 (16.91%) C
20 21 (15.44%) EMC
21 20 (14.71%) ITIL
21 20 (14.71%) DB2
21 20 (14.71%) Security Cleared
22 18 (13.24%) Oracle Database
22 18 (13.24%) Finance
23 17 (12.50%) C++

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 36 (26.47%) WebSphere
2 10 (7.35%) WebLogic
3 8 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (4.41%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (3.68%) FileNet
6 4 (2.94%) Apache
6 4 (2.94%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.21%) Node.js
8 1 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.74%) TIBCO EMS
8 1 (0.74%) WebSphere Portal
8 1 (0.74%) Liferay
8 1 (0.74%) Confluence
8 1 (0.74%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.74%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.74%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.74%) SAP Web AS
8 1 (0.74%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (5.88%) Maximo
2 3 (2.21%) SAP CO
2 3 (2.21%) SAP FI
2 3 (2.21%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (2.21%) AWD
3 2 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.47%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.74%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.74%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.74%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.74%) Magento
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.41%) SaaS
2 4 (2.94%) GitHub
2 4 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (24.26%) SAN
2 13 (9.56%) TCP/IP
3 11 (8.09%) Firewall
4 10 (7.35%) WAN
5 9 (6.62%) LAN
5 9 (6.62%) Fibre Channel
6 8 (5.88%) LDAP
6 8 (5.88%) DNS
7 6 (4.41%) ATM
8 5 (3.68%) Kerberos
9 4 (2.94%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (2.94%) iSCSI
9 4 (2.94%) FCoE
10 3 (2.21%) SSL
10 3 (2.21%) Internet
11 2 (1.47%) Ethernet
11 2 (1.47%) Network Security
11 2 (1.47%) SSH
11 2 (1.47%) NetScaler
12 1 (0.74%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.71%) DB2
2 18 (13.24%) Oracle Database
3 9 (6.62%) SQL Server
4 8 (5.88%) SQLPlus
5 6 (4.41%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (4.41%) MySQL
5 6 (4.41%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (2.94%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.94%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.21%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (2.21%) SAP BW
8 2 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.74%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.74%) OLTP
9 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.74%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.74%) Big Data
9 1 (0.74%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (0.74%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 6 (4.41%) Ant
1 6 (4.41%) WinRunner
1 6 (4.41%) TestDirector
1 6 (4.41%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (3.68%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.94%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.94%) Subversion
3 4 (2.94%) AppScan
3 4 (2.94%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (2.21%) Grunt
4 3 (2.21%) Yeoman
5 2 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.74%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (0.74%) Hudson
6 1 (0.74%) Gradle
6 1 (0.74%) JIRA
6 1 (0.74%) Selenium
6 1 (0.74%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.74%) Toad
General
1 18 (13.24%) Finance
2 8 (5.88%) Retail
3 7 (5.15%) Manufacturing
3 7 (5.15%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.74%) Electronics
4 1 (0.74%) Banking
4 1 (0.74%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (18.38%) Architect
2 23 (16.91%) Consultant
3 21 (15.44%) Administrator
4 20 (14.71%) Analyst
5 9 (6.62%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (5.88%) Test Analyst
6 8 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
7 7 (5.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (4.41%) DBA
8 6 (4.41%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (4.41%) Oracle DBA
9 5 (3.68%) Server Specialist
9 5 (3.68%) Technical Architect
10 4 (2.94%) Technical Consultant
10 4 (2.94%) Change Consultant
11 3 (2.21%) Test Specialist
11 3 (2.21%) Storage Administrator
11 3 (2.21%) Support Engineer
11 3 (2.21%) Test Engineer
11 3 (2.21%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (11.76%) WebSphere MQ
2 9 (6.62%) Web Services
2 9 (6.62%) HTML
3 7 (5.15%) CSS
3 7 (5.15%) XML
4 6 (4.41%) Middleware
5 4 (2.94%) Dojo
5 4 (2.94%) YAML
5 4 (2.94%) RESTful
5 4 (2.94%) HTML5
5 4 (2.94%) CSS3
5 4 (2.94%) Worklight
6 3 (2.21%) Apache Cordova
6 3 (2.21%) Spring
6 3 (2.21%) JSON
6 3 (2.21%) JDBC
6 3 (2.21%) J2EE
7 2 (1.47%) .NET
7 2 (1.47%) SAP Basis
7 2 (1.47%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 34 (25.00%) Clustering
2 17 (12.50%) HACMP
3 11 (8.09%) Management Information System
4 10 (7.35%) DataPower
5 7 (5.15%) Open Source
6 6 (4.41%) Mainframe
7 5 (3.68%) Replication
8 4 (2.94%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (2.94%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.47%) EMC Centera
10 1 (0.74%) AS400
10 1 (0.74%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.74%) DTV
10 1 (0.74%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.74%) Firmware
10 1 (0.74%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.74%) iSeries
10 1 (0.74%) Wiki
10 1 (0.74%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 86 (63.24%) Linux
2 69 (50.74%) Windows
3 61 (44.85%) UNIX
4 53 (38.97%) Solaris
5 39 (28.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (6.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (5.88%) HPUX
8 8 (5.88%) Windows XP
9 6 (4.41%) Oracle Linux
10 5 (3.68%) SUSE
10 5 (3.68%) NetWare
11 3 (2.21%) CentOS
12 2 (1.47%) zOS
12 2 (1.47%) Debian
13 1 (0.74%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.74%) SELinux
13 1 (0.74%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.74%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (14.71%) ITIL
2 11 (8.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 10 (7.35%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (7.35%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (5.88%) E-Commerce
4 8 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
5 7 (5.15%) High Availability
5 7 (5.15%) SOA
6 6 (4.41%) ERP
6 6 (4.41%) Service Management
6 6 (4.41%) Change Management
6 6 (4.41%) Migration
6 6 (4.41%) DevOps
6 6 (4.41%) Performance Analysis
6 6 (4.41%) Test Scripting
6 6 (4.41%) Test Automation
7 5 (3.68%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (3.68%) Analytics
7 5 (3.68%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (3.68%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (22.79%) Shell Script
2 30 (22.06%) SQL
3 27 (19.85%) Java
4 26 (19.12%) Perl
4 26 (19.12%) Korn
5 23 (16.91%) C
6 17 (12.50%) C++
7 14 (10.29%) Bash Shell
8 10 (7.35%) PL/SQL
9 7 (5.15%) Python
10 6 (4.41%) JavaScript
11 5 (3.68%) PHP
11 5 (3.68%) Ruby
12 4 (2.94%) Objective-C
13 3 (2.21%) VB
14 1 (0.74%) ABAP
14 1 (0.74%) C-shell
14 1 (0.74%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 12 (8.82%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.41%) ISEB
4 4 (2.94%) IBM Certification
5 2 (1.47%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.47%) OCP
5 2 (1.47%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.74%) RHCE
6 1 (0.74%) CCNP
6 1 (0.74%) CCNA
6 1 (0.74%) CCA
6 1 (0.74%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.74%) MCITP
6 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.41%) SLA
2 4 (2.94%) QA
3 2 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 25 (18.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (7.35%) Active Directory
2 10 (7.35%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 8 (5.88%) vSphere
3 8 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (4.41%) OCFS2
4 6 (4.41%) GPFS
4 6 (4.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 6 (4.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 5 (3.68%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (2.94%) NFS
6 4 (2.94%) XenApp
6 4 (2.94%) XenDesktop
7 3 (2.21%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.47%) Samba
8 2 (1.47%) SRDF
9 1 (0.74%) FreeRADIUS
9 1 (0.74%) Xen
9 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.74%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 26 (19.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 25 (18.38%) Tivoli
3 9 (6.62%) Puppet
4 8 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (4.41%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (4.41%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (4.41%) Netcool
5 6 (4.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 5 (3.68%) Cobbler
7 4 (2.94%) Data Guard
8 3 (2.21%) NetBackup
8 3 (2.21%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (1.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.74%) MOM
10 1 (0.74%) Control-M
10 1 (0.74%) Nagios
10 1 (0.74%) TIBCO Hawk
10 1 (0.74%) SCCM
10 1 (0.74%) SCOM
10 1 (0.74%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 64 (47.06%) IBM
2 42 (30.88%) Oracle
2 42 (30.88%) Red Hat
3 40 (29.41%) VMware
4 28 (20.59%) HP
5 24 (17.65%) Veritas
6 21 (15.44%) EMC
7 17 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 16 (11.76%) Citrix
9 15 (11.03%) Sun
10 14 (10.29%) Cisco
11 12 (8.82%) NetApp
12 10 (7.35%) Brocade
13 8 (5.88%) SAP
13 8 (5.88%) JBoss
14 7 (5.15%) 3PAR
15 6 (4.41%) McAfee
15 6 (4.41%) Compaq
15 6 (4.41%) Dell
15 6 (4.41%) Hitachi
Kent
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Streamline Connections
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago