The table below looks at the statistics for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 7 May 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
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AIX
Rank 59 59 37
Rank change year-on-year
0 -22
Contract jobs citing AIX 11 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.42% 1.54% 2.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.79% 7.74% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 5
Average daily rate
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£403 £351 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.59% -6.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £337 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £389 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+128.57% -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 Wales region.

Operating Systems Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
190 155 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 24.48% 19.92% 24.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 89 63
Average daily rate £318 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.83% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £135 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £425 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.58% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 13 16
Average hourly rate £12.35 £16.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.81% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.13 £20.50 £16.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.88 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.36% -0.78%

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

AIX Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

AIX
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

AIX Daily Rate Trend in Wales

AIX
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AIX across the Wales region over the 3 months to 7 May 2015.

AIX Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

AIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

AIX Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

AIX
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX within the Wales region over the 3 months to 7 May 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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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
South Wales -3 7 £313 -11.03%
West Wales - 3 £380 -
North Wales - 1 £425 -
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AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 (66.67%) UNIX
2 9 (42.86%) Linux
2 9 (42.86%) SQL
2 9 (42.86%) Oracle
3 8 (38.10%) Ingres
4 7 (33.33%) SLA
4 7 (33.33%) Finance
4 7 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 6 (28.57%) Shell Script
5 6 (28.57%) Project Management
6 5 (23.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (23.81%) ITIL
6 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
7 4 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
7 4 (19.05%) Korn
7 4 (19.05%) Project Planning
7 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (19.05%) Database Tuning
7 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
7 4 (19.05%) Perl
7 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
7 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
7 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (19.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (19.05%) HP
7 4 (19.05%) OpenROAD

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 4 (19.05%) OpenROAD
2 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
2 2 (9.52%) IBM Notes
3 1 (4.76%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.52%) MS Project
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) SSH
1 3 (14.29%) PuTTY
2 2 (9.52%) Internet
2 2 (9.52%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) Ingres
2 7 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 2 (9.52%) DB2
6 1 (4.76%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) TestDirector
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle DBA
2 4 (19.05%) DBA
2 4 (19.05%) Project Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (14.29%) OpenROAD Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (14.29%) UNIX Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) UNIX Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.76%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.76%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) iSeries
2 2 (9.52%) AS400
3 1 (4.76%) HACMP
3 1 (4.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) UNIX
2 9 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (14.29%) HPUX
4 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
4 2 (9.52%) Windows
4 2 (9.52%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Project Management
2 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL
3 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
3 4 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (19.05%) Project Planning
3 4 (19.05%) Database Tuning
3 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
4 3 (14.29%) Service Management
4 3 (14.29%) Change Control
4 3 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (9.52%) User Stories
5 2 (9.52%) Protective Monitoring
5 2 (9.52%) Coaching
5 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
5 2 (9.52%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (9.52%) UML
5 2 (9.52%) OO
5 2 (9.52%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 4 (19.05%) Korn
3 4 (19.05%) Perl
3 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
4 2 (9.52%) COBOL
4 2 (9.52%) RPG
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
1 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (9.52%) Degree
3 2 (9.52%) CCNA
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) SLA
2 2 (9.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (9.52%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (9.52%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) HP
3 3 (14.29%) Remedy
3 3 (14.29%) BMC
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco
4 2 (9.52%) IBM
4 2 (9.52%) Lotus
4 2 (9.52%) Citrix
4 2 (9.52%) VMware
5 1 (4.76%) SAP