The first table below looks at the demand for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Surrey region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank 88 76 93
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +17
Contract jobs citing AIX 9 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.60% 0.94% 0.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.00% 3.73% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 7
Average daily rate £506 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £460 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £37.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-52.70% +28.69%
Operating Systems Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
449 322 465
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 30.07% 25.10% 27.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 139 183
Average daily rate £333 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.56% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £128 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 48 58
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
AIX
South East

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AIX across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

AIX Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

AIX
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

AIX Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

AIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

AIX Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

AIX
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Guildford - - - -
AIX
South East

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 (100.00%) Solaris
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) UNIX
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 6 (54.55%) IBM
3 6 (54.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (45.45%) WebSphere
4 5 (45.45%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 5 (45.45%) Java
4 5 (45.45%) FTP
4 5 (45.45%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
5 4 (36.36%) Veritas
5 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
5 4 (36.36%) Perl
5 4 (36.36%) DB2
5 4 (36.36%) Change Control
5 4 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (36.36%) nmon
5 4 (36.36%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 4 (36.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (36.36%) Puppet
6 2 (18.18%) 3PAR
6 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (18.18%) XenApp
6 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 5 (45.45%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) FTP
2 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 2 (18.18%) LAN
3 2 (18.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) DB2
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Administrator
2 4 (36.36%) Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) WebSphere Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Support Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Solutions Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Lead Architect
3 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Linux Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Linux Support
3 2 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Sales Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) UNIX Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) UNIX Support
4 1 (9.09%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 5 (45.45%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (18.18%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
1 2 (18.18%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Solaris
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) UNIX
3 6 (54.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Windows
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (36.36%) Change Control
2 4 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) Perl
3 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 4 (36.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (18.18%) XenApp
2 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (36.36%) nmon
1 4 (36.36%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
1 6 (54.55%) IBM
2 4 (36.36%) Veritas
2 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
3 2 (18.18%) 3PAR
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) SAP
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) NetApp
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco