The table below looks at the statistics for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM AIX
England / South West
Rank 118 126 122
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Contract jobs citing AIX 12 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.46% 0.38% 0.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.65% 1.86% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 10
Median daily rate £470 £610 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.95% +43.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £500 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £630 £574
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.06% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 £21.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+142.85% -46.15%

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 West region.

Operating Systems Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
452 590 663
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.49% 20.41% 21.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 366 366
Median daily rate £300 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £130 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 69 89
Median hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.40 £44.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +9.37%

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing AIX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

AIX Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

AIX
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing AIX across the South West region.

AIX Daily Rate Trend in the South West

AIX
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AIX across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

AIX Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

AIX
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing AIX across the South West region.

AIX Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

AIX
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Devon - 4 - -
Wiltshire - 4 £500 -
Bristol +5 1 £460 -
Gloucestershire -6 1 £470 -22.95%
Dorset - 1 £300 -
AIX
England

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing AIX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for AIX.

1 16 (57.14%) Oracle
2 14 (50.00%) Linux
3 12 (42.86%) IBM
4 11 (39.29%) SQL
5 10 (35.71%) Security Cleared
5 10 (35.71%) Oracle Database
6 9 (32.14%) Ant
6 9 (32.14%) ITIL
7 8 (28.57%) SC Cleared
7 8 (28.57%) WebSphere
8 7 (25.00%) Release Management
8 7 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (25.00%) Red Hat
9 6 (21.43%) Service Delivery
9 6 (21.43%) PeopleTools
9 6 (21.43%) RDBMS
9 6 (21.43%) PeopleSoft HRMS
9 6 (21.43%) Unix
9 6 (21.43%) PeopleSoft
9 6 (21.43%) WebLogic
9 6 (21.43%) Perl
9 6 (21.43%) Relational Database
10 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
10 5 (17.86%) Finance
11 4 (14.29%) Nagios
11 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
11 4 (14.29%) IIS
11 4 (14.29%) VBScript
11 4 (14.29%) OO
11 4 (14.29%) Kerberos

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 6 (21.43%) WebLogic
3 4 (14.29%) GlassFish
3 4 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (21.43%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Kerberos
2 3 (10.71%) DHCP
2 3 (10.71%) SNMP
3 1 (3.57%) Firewall
3 1 (3.57%) FTP
3 1 (3.57%) LAN
3 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) Oracle Database
2 6 (21.43%) RDBMS
2 6 (21.43%) Relational Database
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.57%) DB2
4 1 (3.57%) MySQL
4 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Ant
2 6 (21.43%) PeopleTools
3 4 (14.29%) Subversion
4 2 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (7.14%) Bitbucket
4 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle APEX
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Consultant
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) Applications Support
3 3 (10.71%) Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (10.71%) PeopleSoft Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) PeopleSoft Developer
4 2 (7.14%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (7.14%) Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Build Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Configuration Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) PeopleSoft Technical Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Perl Scripter
4 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (3.57%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (21.43%) Unix
4 1 (3.57%) Solaris
4 1 (3.57%) SUSE
4 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) ITIL
2 7 (25.00%) Release Management
3 6 (21.43%) Service Delivery
4 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 4 (14.29%) OO
5 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.71%) Change Management
5 3 (10.71%) DevOps
5 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
5 3 (10.71%) Migration
6 1 (3.57%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.57%) Business Activity Monitoring
6 1 (3.57%) Business Transformation
6 1 (3.57%) Change Control
6 1 (3.57%) DNA
6 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) SQL
2 6 (21.43%) Perl
3 4 (14.29%) PeopleCode
3 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 4 (14.29%) SQR
3 4 (14.29%) VBScript
4 3 (10.71%) Java
4 3 (10.71%) Jython
4 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 8 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Docker
2 1 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Nagios
2 2 (7.14%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Oracle
2 12 (42.86%) IBM
3 7 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 6 (21.43%) PeopleSoft
5 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 3 (10.71%) Citrix
7 2 (7.14%) ArcSight
7 2 (7.14%) HP
8 1 (3.57%) Bluefish Communications