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 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AIX
Rank 127 132 122
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Contract jobs citing AIX 16 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.51% 0.21% 0.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.59% 0.98% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 6
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £391
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £286 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £509 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £377 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.24% +7.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £17.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+122.85% -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
618 610 585
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 19.85% 21.11% 24.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 293 300
Average daily rate £340 £350 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £148 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £309
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 80 75
Average hourly rate £17.00 £14.00 £15.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.10 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.30 £29.90 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 27 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 27 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 -
Gloucestershire -17 1 - -
Bristol - - - - 1
AIX
England

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 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 13 (48.15%) Linux
1 13 (48.15%) UNIX
2 12 (44.44%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Solaris
3 10 (37.04%) WebSphere
4 8 (29.63%) Subversion
4 8 (29.63%) SQL
4 8 (29.63%) Oracle
5 7 (25.93%) Java
5 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (25.93%) Finance
5 7 (25.93%) VMware
5 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database
6 6 (22.22%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 6 (22.22%) PL/SQL
6 6 (22.22%) Toad
6 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (22.22%) Oracle Discoverer
7 5 (18.52%) DB2
7 5 (18.52%) Migration
8 4 (14.81%) NetBackup
8 4 (14.81%) Degree
8 4 (14.81%) JBoss
8 4 (14.81%) WebLogic
8 4 (14.81%) Apache
8 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
9 3 (11.11%) Citrix
9 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
9 3 (11.11%) iPlanet
9 3 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 10 (37.04%) WebSphere
2 4 (14.81%) WebLogic
2 4 (14.81%) JBoss
2 4 (14.81%) Apache
3 3 (11.11%) IIS
3 3 (11.11%) iPlanet
3 3 (11.11%) WebLogic Portal
3 3 (11.11%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (11.11%) WebSphere Portal
3 3 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (3.70%) Lync
5 1 (3.70%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle HRMS
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (3.70%) Summit
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) WAN
2 1 (3.70%) SSL
2 1 (3.70%) SAN
2 1 (3.70%) MPLS
2 1 (3.70%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) IP Telephony
2 1 (3.70%) VLAN
2 1 (3.70%) Network Security
2 1 (3.70%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database 10g
1 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle Discoverer
3 5 (18.52%) DB2
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Subversion
2 6 (22.22%) Toad
3 1 (3.70%) WinRunner
3 1 (3.70%) TestDirector
3 1 (3.70%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Administrator
2 7 (25.93%) Architect
3 6 (22.22%) Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (11.11%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) WebSphere Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) UNIX Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Design Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Technology Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (3.70%) UNIX Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Design Authority
6 1 (3.70%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Web Services
1 3 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (7.41%) Middleware
3 1 (3.70%) WCF
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) PDA
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) UNIX
1 13 (48.15%) Linux
2 12 (44.44%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Solaris
3 3 (11.11%) zOS
4 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.70%) HPUX
5 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (18.52%) Migration
3 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 3 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (7.41%) Change Management
5 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.70%) Change Control
5 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL
5 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
2 7 (25.93%) Java
3 6 (22.22%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.70%) C
4 1 (3.70%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) MCSE
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.70%) MCTS
4 1 (3.70%) MCITP
4 1 (3.70%) MCSA
4 1 (3.70%) CCA
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.70%) CCEA
4 1 (3.70%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
1 1 (3.70%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.70%) XenApp
2 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
2 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (3.70%) SCCM
2 1 (3.70%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (3.70%) Netcool
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle
2 7 (25.93%) VMware
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
4 3 (11.11%) Citrix
5 2 (7.41%) EMC
5 2 (7.41%) IBM
5 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.70%) McAfee
6 1 (3.70%) Micro Focus
6 1 (3.70%) TOWER Software
6 1 (3.70%) AppSense
6 1 (3.70%) Brocade
6 1 (3.70%) Intel
6 1 (3.70%) Genesys
6 1 (3.70%) Veritas
6 1 (3.70%) Sun
6 1 (3.70%) HP
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco