The first table below looks at the demand for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 17 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 Swindon 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank 49 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing AIX 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.67% 0.72% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.66% 4.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate £300 £460 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.78% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
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
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
82 44 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 18.30% 15.94% 13.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 31 29
Average daily rate £325 £375 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £230 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £550 £452
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.91% -3.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 7
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £37.50 £30.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
AIX
Wiltshire

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

AIX Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

AIX
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

AIX Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

AIX
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AIX across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

AIX Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

AIX
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 4 (66.67%) IBM
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (33.33%) SAS
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) LPAR
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) REXX
4 1 (16.67%) HACMP

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 2 (33.33%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) SAS Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Technician
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Database Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) HACMP
1 1 (16.67%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) REXX
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) SAP