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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AIX
Rank 142 138 95
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -43
Contract jobs citing AIX 8 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.24% 0.063% 0.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.13% 0.29% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 9
Average daily rate
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£533 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £250 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £587 £450 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £355
% change year-on-year
- +19.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%
AIX
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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
708 689 420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.17% 21.79% 18.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 392 198
Average daily rate £350 £338 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £165 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 81 82
Average hourly rate £19.03 £16.67 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.15% +4.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £12.04 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £36.75 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Dorset - 3 - -
Wiltshire - 3 £465 - 1
Devon - 1 - -
AIX
England

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 14 (77.78%) Linux
2 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) VMware
3 8 (44.44%) UNIX
4 7 (38.89%) WebSphere
5 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (33.33%) Finance
6 5 (27.78%) IBM
6 5 (27.78%) Java
6 5 (27.78%) Oracle
6 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
7 4 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (22.22%) WebLogic
7 4 (22.22%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (22.22%) Middleware
8 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
8 3 (16.67%) WebLogic Portal
8 3 (16.67%) JBoss
8 3 (16.67%) SAN
8 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (16.67%) Subversion
8 3 (16.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 3 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (11.11%) Release Management
9 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
9 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
9 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
9 2 (11.11%) Banking
9 2 (11.11%) Retail
9 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 7 (38.89%) WebSphere
2 4 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (22.22%) WebLogic
3 3 (16.67%) JBoss
3 3 (16.67%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (5.56%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (5.56%) IBM Notes
4 1 (5.56%) Apache
4 1 (5.56%) MQSeries
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) SAN
2 2 (11.11%) NAS
2 2 (11.11%) LAN
2 2 (11.11%) WAN
2 2 (11.11%) HTTP
3 1 (5.56%) SSL
3 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
3 1 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) DB2
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) Ingres
2 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Subversion
2 2 (11.11%) Ant
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Architect
2 6 (33.33%) Technical Architect
3 5 (27.78%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (22.22%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
6 2 (11.11%) Configuration Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Release Manager
7 1 (5.56%) SAP Basis Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) SAP Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (5.56%) Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) Applications Manager
7 1 (5.56%) SAP Basis Architect
7 1 (5.56%) SAP Architect
7 1 (5.56%) SOA Architect
7 1 (5.56%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (5.56%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) WebSphere MQ
1 4 (22.22%) Middleware
2 3 (16.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (5.56%) REST
3 1 (5.56%) SAP Basis
3 1 (5.56%) Java EE
3 1 (5.56%) JSON
3 1 (5.56%) Apache FOP
3 1 (5.56%) WCF
3 1 (5.56%) SOAP
3 1 (5.56%) Web Services
3 1 (5.56%) XML
3 1 (5.56%) XSD
3 1 (5.56%) JMS
3 1 (5.56%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Grid Computing
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Linux
2 10 (55.56%) Windows
3 8 (44.44%) UNIX
4 1 (5.56%) Solaris
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
1 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (11.11%) Release Management
2 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
2 2 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.56%) Workflow
3 1 (5.56%) Migration
3 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.56%) Scrum
3 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
3 1 (5.56%) BPEL
3 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Supplier Management
3 1 (5.56%) Project Management
3 1 (5.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) Perl
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) VMware
2 5 (27.78%) IBM
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.56%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) EMC
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) Nokia
4 1 (5.56%) Lotus
4 1 (5.56%) F5