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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AIX
Rank 123 123 118
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing AIX 18 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.58% 0.39% 0.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.00% 1.78% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 4
Average daily rate
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£375 £290 £391
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.31% -25.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £224 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £440 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £373
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +7.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £17.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+118.57% -52.70%
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
600 618 563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 19.33% 21.86% 23.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 297 297
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £140 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.93% -1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 82 71
Average hourly rate £16.72 £14.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.42% -18.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.15 £30.00 £42.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -1.71%

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AIX across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX within the South West region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
Somerset - 2 £445 -
Bristol -7 1 £500 - 2
Gloucestershire - - - -
AIX
England

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 11 (47.83%) Solaris
1 11 (47.83%) UNIX
2 10 (43.48%) Linux
3 9 (39.13%) Windows
4 8 (34.78%) SQL
4 8 (34.78%) Oracle
4 8 (34.78%) WebSphere
5 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database
6 6 (26.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 6 (26.09%) PL/SQL
6 6 (26.09%) Toad
6 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (26.09%) Oracle Discoverer
6 6 (26.09%) Subversion
7 5 (21.74%) Finance
7 5 (21.74%) Migration
7 5 (21.74%) Java
7 5 (21.74%) DB2
8 4 (17.39%) Apache
8 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
8 4 (17.39%) VMware
8 4 (17.39%) NetBackup
8 4 (17.39%) Degree
9 3 (13.04%) WebSphere Portal
9 3 (13.04%) IBM HTTP Server
9 3 (13.04%) Oracle HRMS
9 3 (13.04%) zOS
9 3 (13.04%) Citrix
9 3 (13.04%) iPlanet

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 8 (34.78%) WebSphere
2 4 (17.39%) Apache
3 3 (13.04%) WebSphere Portal
3 3 (13.04%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (13.04%) iPlanet
3 3 (13.04%) IIS
4 2 (8.70%) JBoss
4 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
4 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.35%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (4.35%) Lync
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (4.35%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle HRMS
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (4.35%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Network Security
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
1 1 (4.35%) IP Telephony
1 1 (4.35%) VLAN
1 1 (4.35%) SAN
1 1 (4.35%) MPLS
1 1 (4.35%) WAN
1 1 (4.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database 10g
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle Discoverer
3 5 (21.74%) DB2
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Toad
1 6 (26.09%) Subversion
2 1 (4.35%) WinRunner
2 1 (4.35%) TestDirector
2 1 (4.35%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Administrator
2 6 (26.09%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Architect
4 3 (13.04%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) WebSphere Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) UNIX Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Design Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (4.35%) Technology Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Design Authority
6 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (4.35%) UNIX Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.35%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) WebSphere MQ
1 3 (13.04%) Web Services
2 2 (8.70%) Middleware
3 1 (4.35%) WCF
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Clustering
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (4.35%) PDA
2 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Solaris
1 11 (47.83%) UNIX
2 10 (43.48%) Linux
3 9 (39.13%) Windows
4 3 (13.04%) zOS
5 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.35%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (21.74%) Migration
3 2 (8.70%) Change Management
3 2 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
4 1 (4.35%) Change Control
4 1 (4.35%) Test Automation
4 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) PL/SQL
3 5 (21.74%) Java
4 1 (4.35%) C
4 1 (4.35%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) MCSE
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.35%) MCTS
3 1 (4.35%) MCITP
3 1 (4.35%) CCA
3 1 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (4.35%) CCEA
3 1 (4.35%) MCSA
3 1 (4.35%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) ISO 14001
1 1 (4.35%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.35%) XenApp
2 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
2 1 (4.35%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.35%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (4.35%) Data Guard
2 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.35%) Netcool
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) VMware
3 3 (13.04%) Citrix
4 2 (8.70%) IBM
4 2 (8.70%) EMC
4 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.35%) AppSense
5 1 (4.35%) TOWER Software
5 1 (4.35%) Brocade
5 1 (4.35%) Genesys
5 1 (4.35%) Veritas
5 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.35%) Intel
5 1 (4.35%) Sun
5 1 (4.35%) HP
5 1 (4.35%) McAfee
5 1 (4.35%) Micro Focus
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco