The table below looks at the statistics for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear 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 45 39 20
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -19
Contract jobs citing AIX 7 20 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.54% 4.39% 7.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.36% 12.20% 24.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 9
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£320 £245 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.61% -6.66%
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%
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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 Tyne and Wear region.

Operating Systems Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
110 164 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 24.18% 35.96% 29.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 110 23
Average daily rate £375 £245 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.06% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £197 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £388 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £309
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 5
Average hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.84 £10.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.13 £23.50 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

AIX Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

AIX
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

AIX Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

AIX
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AIX across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

AIX Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

AIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

AIX Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 12 (70.59%) IBM
2 10 (58.82%) WebSphere Application Server
2 10 (58.82%) Linux
2 10 (58.82%) JBoss
2 10 (58.82%) WebSphere
3 7 (41.18%) Open Source
3 7 (41.18%) Apache
3 7 (41.18%) LDAP
3 7 (41.18%) Tivoli
4 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
4 5 (29.41%) UNIX
4 5 (29.41%) QA
5 4 (23.53%) C
5 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
6 3 (17.65%) Informatica
6 3 (17.65%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (17.65%) Perl
6 3 (17.65%) Oracle
6 3 (17.65%) WebLogic
6 3 (17.65%) Siebel
6 3 (17.65%) Software Packaging
6 3 (17.65%) Axway
6 3 (17.65%) DataPower
6 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (17.65%) DevOps
6 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (11.76%) GPFS
7 2 (11.76%) Lean Six Sigma
7 2 (11.76%) Change Control
7 2 (11.76%) LAN

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (58.82%) WebSphere Application Server
1 10 (58.82%) JBoss
1 10 (58.82%) WebSphere
2 7 (41.18%) Apache
3 3 (17.65%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) LDAP
2 2 (11.76%) LAN
2 2 (11.76%) WAN
2 2 (11.76%) VPN
2 2 (11.76%) Firewall
General
1 1 (5.88%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Project Manager
1 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (17.65%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) WebSphere MQ
1 3 (17.65%) Software Packaging
2 2 (11.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Open Source
2 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) DataPower
3 2 (11.76%) HACMP
4 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Linux
2 5 (29.41%) UNIX
3 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (11.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
2 3 (17.65%) DevOps
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) Six Sigma
3 2 (11.76%) Service Management
3 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (11.76%) Workflow
3 2 (11.76%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (11.76%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) C
2 3 (17.65%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) IBM AIX Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) IBM
2 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
3 3 (17.65%) Axway
3 3 (17.65%) Informatica
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle
3 3 (17.65%) Siebel