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 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank 178 101 154
Rank change year-on-year
-77 +53
Contract jobs citing AIX 71 163 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.77% 1.87% 1.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.16% 7.63% 5.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 100 51
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£444 £363 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.41% -15.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £276 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £489 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £360 £400
% change year-on-year
+18.05% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +41.66%
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
2246 2135 2025
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.29% 24.53% 20.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1146 1069 917
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 £169 £175 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
- +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 232 242 256
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £45.00 £41.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.51% -8.82%

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 September 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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -43 31 £400 +19.40% 2
Berkshire -17 17 £380 - 1
Surrey +7 10 £500 +17.64% 6
Middlesex +1 4 £500 +71.52%
Kent -8 4 £438 -12.50% 1
Buckinghamshire -22 3 - -
Home Counties - - - -
AIX
England

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 80 (60.15%) Linux
2 70 (52.63%) Windows
3 68 (51.13%) IBM
4 56 (42.11%) UNIX
5 49 (36.84%) Solaris
6 45 (33.83%) Oracle
7 43 (32.33%) Red Hat
8 37 (27.82%) WebSphere
9 36 (27.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 36 (27.07%) VMware
10 32 (24.06%) SAN
11 30 (22.56%) SQL
12 29 (21.80%) Clustering
13 28 (21.05%) HP
14 25 (18.80%) VMware Infrastructure
15 24 (18.05%) Shell Script
15 24 (18.05%) Java
16 23 (17.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
17 22 (16.54%) EMC
17 22 (16.54%) C
17 22 (16.54%) Korn
18 21 (15.79%) DB2
18 21 (15.79%) ITIL
18 21 (15.79%) Tivoli
19 20 (15.04%) Veritas
19 20 (15.04%) Perl
19 20 (15.04%) Finance
19 20 (15.04%) Oracle Database
20 19 (14.29%) Security Cleared
20 19 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 37 (27.82%) WebSphere
2 9 (6.77%) WebSphere Application Server
2 9 (6.77%) WebLogic
3 5 (3.76%) FileNet
3 5 (3.76%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (3.01%) Apache
4 4 (3.01%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.50%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.75%) Node.js
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.75%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (0.75%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (0.75%) Liferay
6 1 (0.75%) Confluence
6 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.75%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.75%) SAP Web AS
6 1 (0.75%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (3.01%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (5.26%) Maximo
2 5 (3.76%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (2.26%) SAP FI
3 3 (2.26%) AWD
3 3 (2.26%) SAP CO
3 3 (2.26%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (1.50%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.75%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.75%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.75%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.75%) Magento
5 1 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.51%) SaaS
2 4 (3.01%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 32 (24.06%) SAN
2 12 (9.02%) Firewall
3 10 (7.52%) TCP/IP
3 10 (7.52%) WAN
4 9 (6.77%) LDAP
4 9 (6.77%) LAN
5 8 (6.02%) DNS
6 7 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
7 6 (4.51%) ATM
8 5 (3.76%) Kerberos
9 4 (3.01%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (3.01%) FCoE
9 4 (3.01%) iSCSI
10 3 (2.26%) NetScaler
10 3 (2.26%) SSL
10 3 (2.26%) Internet
11 2 (1.50%) Ethernet
11 2 (1.50%) FTP
11 2 (1.50%) Connectrix
11 2 (1.50%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.79%) DB2
2 20 (15.04%) Oracle Database
3 11 (8.27%) SQL Server
4 10 (7.52%) MySQL
4 10 (7.52%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (5.26%) SQLPlus
6 6 (4.51%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (3.76%) Oracle Database 12c
8 4 (3.01%) Oracle9i Database
9 3 (2.26%) SAP BW
9 3 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (2.26%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (2.26%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.26%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.50%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (0.75%) Big Data
11 1 (0.75%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.75%) Essbase
11 1 (0.75%) DB2 UDB
11 1 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (3.76%) WinRunner
1 5 (3.76%) TestDirector
1 5 (3.76%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (3.01%) AppScan
3 3 (2.26%) Ant
3 3 (2.26%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (2.26%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.50%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.50%) Subversion
5 1 (0.75%) Hudson
5 1 (0.75%) Gradle
5 1 (0.75%) Grunt
5 1 (0.75%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (0.75%) Yeoman
5 1 (0.75%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.75%) JIRA
5 1 (0.75%) Selenium
5 1 (0.75%) Introscope
General
1 20 (15.04%) Finance
2 7 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 7 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.76%) Retail
4 2 (1.50%) Banking
5 1 (0.75%) Marketing
5 1 (0.75%) Legal
5 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.75%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 26 (19.55%) Architect
2 22 (16.54%) Consultant
3 20 (15.04%) Administrator
4 18 (13.53%) Analyst
5 8 (6.02%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (6.02%) DBA
5 8 (6.02%) Infrastructure Architect
6 7 (5.26%) Test Analyst
6 7 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (5.26%) Oracle DBA
7 6 (4.51%) Technical Architect
7 6 (4.51%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (3.76%) Server Specialist
9 4 (3.01%) Change Consultant
9 4 (3.01%) Developer
10 3 (2.26%) Support Engineer
10 3 (2.26%) Technical Consultant
10 3 (2.26%) Storage Administrator
10 3 (2.26%) Storage Specialist
10 3 (2.26%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
2 9 (6.77%) Middleware
3 8 (6.02%) Web Services
4 7 (5.26%) XML
4 7 (5.26%) HTML
5 4 (3.01%) CSS
5 4 (3.01%) YAML
6 3 (2.26%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (2.26%) WebCenter
6 3 (2.26%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 3 (2.26%) JSON
7 2 (1.50%) Dojo
7 2 (1.50%) SAP Basis
7 2 (1.50%) Spring
7 2 (1.50%) JDBC
7 2 (1.50%) .NET
7 2 (1.50%) J2EE
7 2 (1.50%) Worklight
7 2 (1.50%) HTML5
7 2 (1.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 29 (21.80%) Clustering
2 16 (12.03%) HACMP
3 14 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (7.52%) DataPower
5 9 (6.77%) Management Information System
6 7 (5.26%) Open Source
7 5 (3.76%) Replication
7 5 (3.76%) Mainframe
8 4 (3.01%) EMC Centera
8 4 (3.01%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (3.01%) User Experience
9 2 (1.50%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.50%) iSeries
9 2 (1.50%) CLARiiON
9 2 (1.50%) AS400
10 1 (0.75%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.75%) DTV
10 1 (0.75%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.75%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 80 (60.15%) Linux
2 70 (52.63%) Windows
3 56 (42.11%) UNIX
4 49 (36.84%) Solaris
5 36 (27.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (9.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (8.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (5.26%) Windows XP
9 6 (4.51%) Oracle Linux
10 5 (3.76%) SUSE
10 5 (3.76%) HPUX
11 3 (2.26%) NetWare
11 3 (2.26%) CentOS
11 3 (2.26%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (1.50%) Debian
12 2 (1.50%) zOS
13 1 (0.75%) SELinux
13 1 (0.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (15.79%) ITIL
2 13 (9.77%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (8.27%) Root Cause Analysis
4 9 (6.77%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (6.77%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (6.02%) E-Commerce
5 8 (6.02%) SOA
5 8 (6.02%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (5.26%) High Availability
6 7 (5.26%) Service Management
7 6 (4.51%) Change Management
7 6 (4.51%) Configuration Management
7 6 (4.51%) ERP
7 6 (4.51%) Test Scripting
7 6 (4.51%) DevOps
7 6 (4.51%) Performance Analysis
7 6 (4.51%) Coaching
8 5 (3.76%) Analytics
8 5 (3.76%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (3.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 30 (22.56%) SQL
2 24 (18.05%) Java
2 24 (18.05%) Shell Script
3 22 (16.54%) Korn
3 22 (16.54%) C
4 20 (15.04%) Perl
5 14 (10.53%) C++
6 12 (9.02%) Bash Shell
7 8 (6.02%) PL/SQL
8 7 (5.26%) Python
9 5 (3.76%) JavaScript
9 5 (3.76%) PHP
9 5 (3.76%) Ruby
10 3 (2.26%) VB
11 2 (1.50%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.75%) BeanShell
12 1 (0.75%) Bourne shell
12 1 (0.75%) C-shell
12 1 (0.75%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 19 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 11 (8.27%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.76%) ISEB
4 4 (3.01%) IBM Certification
5 2 (1.50%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.50%) OCP
5 2 (1.50%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.75%) RHCE
6 1 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.76%) SLA
2 4 (3.01%) QA
3 2 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 25 (18.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (8.27%) Oracle RAC
3 9 (6.77%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 8 (6.02%) Active Directory
4 8 (6.02%) vSphere
5 7 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
6 6 (4.51%) OCFS2
7 5 (3.76%) NFS
7 5 (3.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 4 (3.01%) SRDF
8 4 (3.01%) XenApp
8 4 (3.01%) XenDesktop
8 4 (3.01%) GPFS
9 3 (2.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 3 (2.26%) Samba
10 2 (1.50%) VMware ESX
10 2 (1.50%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.75%) Veritas File System
11 1 (0.75%) Xen
11 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 23 (17.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 21 (15.79%) Tivoli
3 7 (5.26%) NetBackup
4 6 (4.51%) Data Guard
5 5 (3.76%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (3.76%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (3.76%) Netcool
5 5 (3.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 5 (3.76%) Puppet
5 5 (3.76%) Cobbler
6 4 (3.01%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (2.26%) nmon
7 3 (2.26%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (1.50%) SCOM
8 2 (1.50%) Control-M
8 2 (1.50%) EMC TimeFinder
9 1 (0.75%) EMC Navisphere
9 1 (0.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.75%) Legato
9 1 (0.75%) Nagios
Vendors
1 68 (51.13%) IBM
2 45 (33.83%) Oracle
3 43 (32.33%) Red Hat
4 36 (27.07%) VMware
5 28 (21.05%) HP
6 22 (16.54%) EMC
7 20 (15.04%) Veritas
8 19 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 16 (12.03%) Sun
10 14 (10.53%) Citrix
11 13 (9.77%) NetApp
11 13 (9.77%) Cisco
12 12 (9.02%) Brocade
13 9 (6.77%) SAP
14 8 (6.02%) JBoss
15 7 (5.26%) 3PAR
16 6 (4.51%) Dell
17 5 (3.76%) McAfee
18 4 (3.01%) Kofax
18 4 (3.01%) Intel
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