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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AIX
Rank 143 165 141
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -24
Contract jobs citing AIX 114 91 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.33% 0.98% 1.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.38% 4.01% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 52 46
Average daily rate £425 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £276 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £525 £541
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 8
Average hourly rate £21.00 £38.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.09% +118.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £37.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-44.00% +114.28%
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
2118 2270 2027
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.76% 24.42% 24.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1265 1115 900
Average daily rate £363 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £179 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £472 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 185 239
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.42 £12.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £40.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +1 55 £475 +35.71% 4
Surrey +10 17 £425 +10.38% 5
Berkshire -1 13 £400 -21.95%
West Sussex - 13 £413 - 1
Buckinghamshire +22 10 £325 -
Kent +2 8 £410 -
Middlesex -3 1 £500 +77.93%
AIX
England

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 169 (67.87%) Linux
2 124 (49.80%) IBM
3 122 (49.00%) Unix
4 95 (38.15%) Oracle
5 94 (37.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 81 (32.53%) WebSphere
7 80 (32.13%) Red Hat
8 78 (31.33%) Windows
9 72 (28.92%) Security Cleared
10 71 (28.51%) Solaris
11 60 (24.10%) DB2
11 60 (24.10%) VMware
12 53 (21.29%) SC Cleared
13 51 (20.48%) Finance
14 47 (18.88%) SQL
15 41 (16.47%) Oracle Database
16 40 (16.06%) HACMP
17 38 (15.26%) Shell Script
18 37 (14.86%) SAN
19 36 (14.46%) WebSphere Application Server
19 36 (14.46%) ITIL
19 36 (14.46%) VMware Infrastructure
19 36 (14.46%) Data Centre
20 34 (13.65%) Java
21 29 (11.65%) Microsoft
22 28 (11.24%) CentOS
23 27 (10.84%) Middleware
23 27 (10.84%) Clustering
24 26 (10.44%) Hadoop
25 25 (10.04%) Agile Software Development

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 81 (32.53%) WebSphere
2 36 (14.46%) WebSphere Application Server
3 24 (9.64%) WebSphere Process Server
4 18 (7.23%) WebLogic
5 15 (6.02%) Apache
6 9 (3.61%) JBoss
7 8 (3.21%) AquaLogic
7 8 (3.21%) IBM HTTP Server
7 8 (3.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 8 (3.21%) Oracle Workflow
8 6 (2.41%) IIS
9 5 (2.01%) Commerce Server
9 5 (2.01%) MS Exchange
9 5 (2.01%) Tomcat
10 4 (1.61%) FileNet
10 4 (1.61%) SharePoint
10 4 (1.61%) WebSphere Portal
11 3 (1.20%) MQSeries
11 3 (1.20%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.80%) iPlanet
Applications
1 13 (5.22%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.02%) MS Visio
3 8 (3.21%) MS Project
4 5 (2.01%) MS Office
5 2 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.40%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 8 (3.21%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.61%) Fredhopper
3 2 (0.80%) Infor LN
3 2 (0.80%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.40%) BASE24
4 1 (0.40%) BusinessWare
4 1 (0.40%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.40%) Maximo
4 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.40%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.61%) Office 365
2 3 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (14.86%) SAN
2 15 (6.02%) HTTP
3 13 (5.22%) Intrusion Detection
3 13 (5.22%) SSL
4 9 (3.61%) Firewall
5 7 (2.81%) DNS
5 7 (2.81%) LDAP
5 7 (2.81%) SSH
5 7 (2.81%) TCP/IP
5 7 (2.81%) VPN
6 5 (2.01%) Network Security
7 4 (1.61%) Converged Networks
7 4 (1.61%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (1.20%) Broadband
8 3 (1.20%) DHCP
8 3 (1.20%) FCoE
8 3 (1.20%) iSCSI
9 2 (0.80%) IPsec
9 2 (0.80%) WAN
10 1 (0.40%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (24.10%) DB2
2 41 (16.47%) Oracle Database
3 26 (10.44%) Hadoop
4 23 (9.24%) IBM InfoSphere
4 23 (9.24%) Neo4j
5 13 (5.22%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (4.82%) DataStage
6 12 (4.82%) Oracle Database 10g
7 11 (4.42%) SQL Server
8 10 (4.02%) PowerCenter
9 9 (3.61%) Relational Database
10 6 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (2.41%) OLTP
11 5 (2.01%) MySQL
11 5 (2.01%) Oracle Exadata
12 4 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (1.20%) QualityStage
13 3 (1.20%) SAP BW
13 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 24 (9.64%) ClearCase
1 24 (9.64%) ClearQuest
2 9 (3.61%) Maven
3 8 (3.21%) Ant
3 8 (3.21%) JIRA
3 8 (3.21%) JIRA Agile
4 4 (1.61%) JUnit
5 3 (1.20%) FishEye
5 3 (1.20%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.20%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.20%) Subversion
6 2 (0.80%) ProC
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
General
1 51 (20.48%) Finance
2 18 (7.23%) Retail
3 11 (4.42%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.01%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.61%) Back Office
5 4 (1.61%) Billing
6 2 (0.80%) Banking
6 2 (0.80%) Marketing
7 1 (0.40%) Electronics
7 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 36 (14.46%) Administrator
1 36 (14.46%) DBA
2 34 (13.65%) Architect
3 21 (8.43%) Consultant
4 19 (7.63%) DB2 DBA
4 19 (7.63%) Developer
5 17 (6.83%) Analyst
5 17 (6.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 15 (6.02%) Project Manager
7 13 (5.22%) Production DBA
8 12 (4.82%) Infrastructure Architect
8 12 (4.82%) Unix Engineer
9 11 (4.42%) Unix Architect
10 10 (4.02%) DV Cleared DBA
10 10 (4.02%) Infrastructure Manager
10 10 (4.02%) Linux Engineer
10 10 (4.02%) Oracle DBA
11 9 (3.61%) AIX Engineer
11 9 (3.61%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 9 (3.61%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (10.84%) Middleware
2 22 (8.84%) XML
3 16 (6.43%) JMS
3 16 (6.43%) WebSphere MQ
4 11 (4.42%) HTML
4 11 (4.42%) Oracle Fusion
5 9 (3.61%) Hibernate
5 9 (3.61%) Java EE
5 9 (3.61%) Spring
6 8 (3.21%) Dojo
6 8 (3.21%) J2EE
6 8 (3.21%) jQuery
6 8 (3.21%) JSF
6 8 (3.21%) POSIX
7 6 (2.41%) Ajax
7 6 (2.41%) CSS
8 5 (2.01%) JSON
8 5 (2.01%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 4 (1.61%) SAP Basis
9 4 (1.61%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 40 (16.06%) HACMP
2 36 (14.46%) Data Centre
3 27 (10.84%) Clustering
4 16 (6.43%) Management Information System
5 12 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (4.82%) DataPower
6 8 (3.21%) iSeries
6 8 (3.21%) PKI
7 7 (2.81%) N-Tier
8 5 (2.01%) Cryptography
8 5 (2.01%) LPAR
8 5 (2.01%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.61%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.61%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.61%) Symmetrix DMX
9 4 (1.61%) Web 2.0
9 4 (1.61%) Wiki
10 2 (0.80%) Derivative
10 2 (0.80%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (0.80%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 169 (67.87%) Linux
2 122 (49.00%) Unix
3 94 (37.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 78 (31.33%) Windows
5 71 (28.51%) Solaris
6 28 (11.24%) CentOS
7 25 (10.04%) Windows Server
8 10 (4.02%) SUSE
9 7 (2.81%) HPUX
10 4 (1.61%) Oracle Linux
10 4 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (1.20%) VMS
12 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.80%) zOS
13 1 (0.40%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.40%) NetWare
13 1 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.40%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (14.46%) ITIL
2 25 (10.04%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (10.04%) Change Management
3 23 (9.24%) Project Management
3 23 (9.24%) SIEM
4 20 (8.03%) Migration
5 19 (7.63%) Change Data Capture
6 17 (6.83%) Disaster Recovery
7 16 (6.43%) Performance Tuning
7 16 (6.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (5.22%) Capacity Planning
8 13 (5.22%) PRINCE2
9 12 (4.82%) Mentoring
9 12 (4.82%) Patch Management
9 12 (4.82%) SDLC
9 12 (4.82%) TOGAF
10 11 (4.42%) Problem Management
10 11 (4.42%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (4.02%) Document Management
11 10 (4.02%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 47 (18.88%) SQL
2 38 (15.26%) Shell Script
3 34 (13.65%) Java
4 19 (7.63%) PL/SQL
5 18 (7.23%) JavaScript
6 14 (5.62%) Perl
7 12 (4.82%) Korn
8 6 (2.41%) C
9 4 (1.61%) AWK
9 4 (1.61%) sed
10 3 (1.20%) C++
11 2 (0.80%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.80%) JCL
11 2 (0.80%) Python
12 1 (0.40%) Jython
12 1 (0.40%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.40%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.40%) XPath
Qualifications
1 72 (28.92%) Security Cleared
2 53 (21.29%) SC Cleared
3 21 (8.43%) DV Cleared
4 14 (5.62%) CISSP
5 10 (4.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (3.21%) Degree
6 8 (3.21%) IBM Certification
7 7 (2.81%) GCIA
7 7 (2.81%) GCIH
8 6 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (2.01%) CCNA
9 5 (2.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (1.61%) CEH
10 4 (1.61%) DBS Check
10 4 (1.61%) MCP
10 4 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.80%) PMP
11 2 (0.80%) RHCE
11 2 (0.80%) VCP5
11 2 (0.80%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.82%) SLA
2 9 (3.61%) COBIT
2 9 (3.61%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.01%) COSO
3 5 (2.01%) QA
3 5 (2.01%) SAS 70
4 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 36 (14.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (4.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 9 (3.61%) GPFS
4 8 (3.21%) Active Directory
4 8 (3.21%) vSphere
5 7 (2.81%) Oracle Clusterware
5 7 (2.81%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 6 (2.41%) VMware ESX
7 4 (1.61%) Hyper-V
7 4 (1.61%) NFS
7 4 (1.61%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 4 (1.61%) Veritas File System
8 3 (1.20%) Docker
9 2 (0.80%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.80%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.80%) OpenSSH
9 2 (0.80%) Samba
9 2 (0.80%) XenApp
9 2 (0.80%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (4.02%) Tivoli
2 9 (3.61%) QRadar
2 9 (3.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 8 (3.21%) HP Data Protector
4 7 (2.81%) RSA Security Analytics
5 6 (2.41%) Puppet
6 5 (2.01%) yum
7 4 (1.61%) EMC NetWorker
7 4 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (1.20%) Packer
9 2 (0.80%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.80%) CA Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.80%) Control-M
9 2 (0.80%) SCCM
9 2 (0.80%) ServiceCenter
9 2 (0.80%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 2 (0.80%) WSUS
10 1 (0.40%) BMC PATROL
10 1 (0.40%) SCOM
10 1 (0.40%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 124 (49.80%) IBM
2 95 (38.15%) Oracle
3 80 (32.13%) Red Hat
4 60 (24.10%) VMware
5 29 (11.65%) Microsoft
6 25 (10.04%) Veritas
7 23 (9.24%) HP
8 19 (7.63%) Informatica
9 16 (6.43%) Cisco
9 16 (6.43%) Citrix
9 16 (6.43%) EMC
10 12 (4.82%) NetApp
10 12 (4.82%) SAP
11 11 (4.42%) Cognizant
12 10 (4.02%) Sun
13 9 (3.61%) Netezza
14 8 (3.21%) Intel
15 7 (2.81%) 3PAR
16 6 (2.41%) CheckPoint
16 6 (2.41%) Dell
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