The table below looks at the statistics for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank 111 86 103
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +17
Contract jobs citing AIX 11 20 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.43% 0.96% 0.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.19% 4.76% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 2
Average daily rate
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£425 £410 £214
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +91.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £297 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £429 £259
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £359 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.49% -4.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £43.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.71% +45.83%
AIX
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Operating Systems Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
503 420 425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.76% 20.21% 18.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 206 205
Average daily rate £325 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £145 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £425 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 72 42
Average hourly rate £16.58 £13.50 £19.37
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.81% -30.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £27.50 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -11.76%

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

AIX Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

AIX
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

AIX Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

AIX
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AIX across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

AIX Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

AIX
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

AIX Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

AIX
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 October 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
Birmingham -7 3 £550 +22.22% 3
Coventry -9 3 £375 - 2
Warwickshire - 2 - - 2
Shropshire - - - -
AIX
England

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 15 (62.50%) UNIX
2 11 (45.83%) Oracle
3 10 (41.67%) Solaris
3 10 (41.67%) Linux
4 6 (25.00%) Windows
4 6 (25.00%) HPUX
4 6 (25.00%) NetApp
4 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (20.83%) VMware
6 4 (16.67%) Shell Script
6 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
6 4 (16.67%) IBM
6 4 (16.67%) SAN
6 4 (16.67%) HP
6 4 (16.67%) Java
6 4 (16.67%) WebLogic
6 4 (16.67%) SAP
6 4 (16.67%) Migration
6 4 (16.67%) Finance
6 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
7 3 (12.50%) PowerHA
7 3 (12.50%) WebSphere
7 3 (12.50%) Java EE
7 3 (12.50%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (12.50%) SAP Basis
7 3 (12.50%) SQL
8 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
8 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (8.33%) Firewall

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 3 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (4.17%) SAP Portal
4 1 (4.17%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (4.17%) SAP GTS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) SAN
2 2 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) FTP
3 1 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (8.33%) DB2
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.17%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) ClearCase
1 2 (8.33%) ProC
1 2 (8.33%) ClearQuest
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Automotive
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) HPUX Systems Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) UNIX Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) C Developer
4 2 (8.33%) SAP Manager
4 2 (8.33%) SAP Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) DBA
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) SAP Basis
1 3 (12.50%) Java EE
1 3 (12.50%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (8.33%) XML
2 2 (8.33%) XSD
3 1 (4.17%) XSLT
3 1 (4.17%) SAML
3 1 (4.17%) Middleware
3 1 (4.17%) SAP XI
3 1 (4.17%) JSP
3 1 (4.17%) Servlets
3 1 (4.17%) Struts
3 1 (4.17%) Web Services
3 1 (4.17%) jQuery
3 1 (4.17%) Spring MVC
3 1 (4.17%) Spring
3 1 (4.17%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Mainframe
1 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (8.33%) LPAR
1 2 (8.33%) Open Source
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) UNIX
2 10 (41.67%) Solaris
2 10 (41.67%) Linux
3 6 (25.00%) Windows
3 6 (25.00%) HPUX
4 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (8.33%) Workflow
3 2 (8.33%) High Availability
3 2 (8.33%) Change Control
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL
3 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (8.33%) Project Management
3 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (8.33%) Workflow Management
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (4.17%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (4.17%) Time Management
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Management
4 1 (4.17%) Security Architecture
4 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.17%) MVC
4 1 (4.17%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) Java
1 4 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 3 (12.50%) SQL
3 2 (8.33%) C
4 1 (4.17%) C++
4 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) PowerHA
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Tivoli
1 2 (8.33%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (8.33%) Data Guard
2 1 (4.17%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Oracle
2 6 (25.00%) NetApp
3 5 (20.83%) VMware
4 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 4 (16.67%) HP
4 4 (16.67%) SAP
4 4 (16.67%) IBM
5 2 (8.33%) Sun
5 2 (8.33%) EMC
6 1 (4.17%) Software AG
6 1 (4.17%) webMethods
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