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 26 May 2016 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AIX
Rank 137 121 140
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +19
Contract jobs citing AIX 4 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.14% 0.37% 0.067%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.63% 1.69% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Median daily rate £413 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% -4.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £460 £515
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £580 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-10.58% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +25.00%
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 West region.

Operating Systems Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
632 651 625
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.61% 21.63% 20.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 356 344
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £130 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £468 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 87 90
Median hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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
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 26 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Wiltshire -10 2 £375 -25.00% 2
Bristol - 1 - -
Somerset - 1 £450 -
AIX
England

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 7 (70.00%) Linux
1 7 (70.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Unix
3 4 (40.00%) DV Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (30.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
4 3 (30.00%) DB2
5 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (20.00%) HTTP
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (20.00%) Middleware
5 2 (20.00%) IBM
5 2 (20.00%) Change Management
5 2 (20.00%) IBM Integration Bus
5 2 (20.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
6 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (10.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
6 1 (10.00%) ETL Development
6 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing

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 7 (70.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) DB2
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) PowerCenter
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Ant
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Applications Support
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Applications Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Applications Support Technician
2 3 (30.00%) Support Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Build and Release Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Build Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) ETL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Informatica Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Informatica ETL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Middleware Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Middleware Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Release Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (20.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (20.00%) Middleware
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (10.00%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Unix
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
1 2 (20.00%) Change Management
1 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) ETL
2 1 (10.00%) ETL Development
2 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (10.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Release Management
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Test Management
2 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (10.00%) Jython
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Informatica