The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 Tyne and Wear 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank 32 26 20
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Contract jobs citing AIX 12 1 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.17% 0.50% 5.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.60% 2.56% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 17
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£303 £363 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.55% +34.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £363 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £363 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £424 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+21.14% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+18.05% +9.09%
Operating Systems Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
125 39 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 33.07% 19.31% 25.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 22 50
Average daily rate £263 £250 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £160 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £363 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 12
Average hourly rate £13.00 £10.63 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.35% -19.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.40 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £12.00 £21.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
AIX
North East

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
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
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Newcastle upon Tyne -3 12 £303 -16.55%
AIX
North East

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 27 (93.10%) UNIX
2 21 (72.41%) Red Hat
3 19 (65.52%) Security Cleared
4 17 (58.62%) SC Cleared
4 17 (58.62%) Configuration Management
4 17 (58.62%) Linux
4 17 (58.62%) IBM
5 16 (55.17%) Solaris
5 16 (55.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (51.72%) Service Management
7 13 (44.83%) WebLogic
8 12 (41.38%) Oracle
9 11 (37.93%) SQL
9 11 (37.93%) SAN
9 11 (37.93%) VMware
9 11 (37.93%) Open Source
9 11 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (34.48%) WebSphere
10 10 (34.48%) Firewall
10 10 (34.48%) Middleware
10 10 (34.48%) LAN
10 10 (34.48%) WAN
10 10 (34.48%) VPN
10 10 (34.48%) JBoss
11 9 (31.03%) WebSphere Application Server
11 9 (31.03%) Siebel
11 9 (31.03%) Informatica
12 8 (27.59%) WebSphere MQ
13 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
13 7 (24.14%) ITIL

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 13 (44.83%) WebLogic
2 10 (34.48%) WebSphere
3 9 (31.03%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle Application Server
4 4 (13.79%) FileNet
5 3 (10.34%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (3.45%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) SAN
2 10 (34.48%) Firewall
2 10 (34.48%) LAN
2 10 (34.48%) WAN
2 10 (34.48%) VPN
3 5 (17.24%) DNS
3 5 (17.24%) DHCP
3 5 (17.24%) LDAP
4 4 (13.79%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (6.90%) Legal
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) UNIX Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Support Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Build Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Linux Specialist
4 3 (10.34%) Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) UNIX Support
5 1 (3.45%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Support Specialist
5 1 (3.45%) Applications Support
5 1 (3.45%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Developer
5 1 (3.45%) UNIX Specialist
5 1 (3.45%) Linux Support
5 1 (3.45%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Backup Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) Middleware
2 8 (27.59%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (13.79%) Web Services
4 2 (6.90%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Open Source
2 5 (17.24%) Fat Client
2 5 (17.24%) Thin Client
2 5 (17.24%) HACMP
3 1 (3.45%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (93.10%) UNIX
2 17 (58.62%) Linux
3 16 (55.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (55.17%) Solaris
4 6 (20.69%) Windows
5 4 (13.79%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Configuration Management
2 15 (51.72%) Service Management
3 7 (24.14%) ITIL
3 7 (24.14%) Change Control
4 6 (20.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (17.24%) Workflow
5 5 (17.24%) Performance Testing
6 4 (13.79%) Change Data Capture
7 2 (6.90%) DevOps
7 2 (6.90%) Six Sigma
7 2 (6.90%) Lean Six Sigma
8 1 (3.45%) OO
8 1 (3.45%) ERP
8 1 (3.45%) Migration
8 1 (3.45%) Integration Testing
8 1 (3.45%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) Java
2 4 (13.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (65.52%) Security Cleared
2 17 (58.62%) SC Cleared
3 5 (17.24%) IBM AIX Certification
4 4 (13.79%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 11 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (17.24%) VMware ESX
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (17.24%) GPFS
3 4 (13.79%) KVM
3 4 (13.79%) RHEV
4 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 21 (72.41%) Red Hat
2 17 (58.62%) IBM
3 12 (41.38%) Oracle
4 11 (37.93%) VMware
5 10 (34.48%) JBoss
6 9 (31.03%) Siebel
6 9 (31.03%) Informatica
7 7 (24.14%) Axway
8 6 (20.69%) Veritas
9 5 (17.24%) HP
9 5 (17.24%) Citrix
10 4 (13.79%) Business Objects
10 4 (13.79%) Sun
11 1 (3.45%) Microsoft