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 5 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AIX
Rank 95 91 79
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -12
Contract jobs citing AIX 21 21 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.92% 0.96% 1.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.36% 5.37% 6.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 11
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£438 £305 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.44% -28.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £223 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £373
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +7.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £17.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+118.57% -52.70%
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
482 391 348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 21.03% 17.91% 19.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 179 146
Average daily rate £300 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £160 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.93% -1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 62 58
Average hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.20 £32.50 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -1.71%

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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 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
Birmingham +3 7 £450 +115.56% 1
Warwickshire -2 3 £350 -17.64% 2
Coventry - - - -
AIX
England

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 37 (69.81%) UNIX
2 31 (58.49%) Linux
3 26 (49.06%) Windows
3 26 (49.06%) Solaris
4 24 (45.28%) Oracle
5 23 (43.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (35.85%) Java
6 19 (35.85%) Red Hat
7 16 (30.19%) Oracle Database
8 15 (28.30%) WebLogic
9 14 (26.42%) JBoss
9 14 (26.42%) Subversion
10 13 (24.53%) Maven
10 13 (24.53%) Puppet
10 13 (24.53%) RabbitMQ
10 13 (24.53%) Hudson
10 13 (24.53%) Apache
10 13 (24.53%) J2EE
10 13 (24.53%) Jenkins
10 13 (24.53%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 12 (22.64%) HP
12 11 (20.75%) BEA
12 11 (20.75%) Tomcat
12 11 (20.75%) Perl
12 11 (20.75%) Open Source
12 11 (20.75%) Confluence
12 11 (20.75%) JIRA
12 11 (20.75%) DevOps
12 11 (20.75%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (18.87%) Migration

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 15 (28.30%) WebLogic
2 14 (26.42%) JBoss
3 13 (24.53%) Apache
4 11 (20.75%) Tomcat
4 11 (20.75%) Confluence
5 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle BPEL
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) SAN
1 4 (7.55%) NAS
2 2 (3.77%) Firewall
2 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.77%) FTP
3 1 (1.89%) VLAN
3 1 (1.89%) SSH
3 1 (1.89%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.89%) HTTP
3 1 (1.89%) VPN
3 1 (1.89%) DNS
3 1 (1.89%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.19%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.89%) DTS
Development Applications
1 14 (26.42%) Subversion
2 13 (24.53%) Maven
2 13 (24.53%) Hudson
2 13 (24.53%) Jenkins
3 11 (20.75%) JIRA
General
1 9 (16.98%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Legal
3 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Marketing
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Electronics
3 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (47.17%) Architect
2 18 (33.96%) Infrastructure Architect
3 11 (20.75%) Platform Architect
4 8 (15.09%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (13.21%) Administrator
6 6 (11.32%) Technical Architect
6 6 (11.32%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 6 (11.32%) UNIX Administrator
7 5 (9.43%) AIX Administrator
7 5 (9.43%) Designer
8 3 (5.66%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (5.66%) Solutions Designer
9 2 (3.77%) Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Consultant
9 2 (3.77%) DBA
9 2 (3.77%) Support Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Storage Administrator
9 2 (3.77%) UNIX Support
9 2 (3.77%) Oracle DBA
10 1 (1.89%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.53%) RabbitMQ
1 13 (24.53%) J2EE
2 6 (11.32%) Middleware
3 5 (9.43%) XML
3 5 (9.43%) XSD
3 5 (9.43%) XSLT
4 1 (1.89%) JNI
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.89%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Open Source
1 11 (20.75%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.43%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.66%) Celerra
3 3 (5.66%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.89%) Symmetrix
4 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.89%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 37 (69.81%) UNIX
2 31 (58.49%) Linux
3 26 (49.06%) Windows
3 26 (49.06%) Solaris
4 23 (43.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (24.53%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 6 (11.32%) HPUX
7 3 (5.66%) VMS
8 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.89%) OpenVMS
8 1 (1.89%) zOS
8 1 (1.89%) MVS
8 1 (1.89%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.75%) DevOps
2 10 (18.87%) Migration
3 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (16.98%) Infrastructure Management
4 8 (15.09%) ITIL
5 7 (13.21%) Service Management
6 6 (11.32%) SOA
7 5 (9.43%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (9.43%) Service Delivery
7 5 (9.43%) EAI
7 5 (9.43%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (5.66%) Load Balancing
8 3 (5.66%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (5.66%) Configuration Management
9 2 (3.77%) Database Tuning
9 2 (3.77%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.77%) Problem Management
9 2 (3.77%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (1.89%) Programme Management
10 1 (1.89%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.85%) Java
2 11 (20.75%) Perl
3 6 (11.32%) SQL
4 3 (5.66%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 8 (15.09%) Squid
2 3 (5.66%) PowerHA
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 13 (24.53%) Puppet
2 3 (5.66%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (5.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (3.77%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.89%) EMC TimeFinder
4 1 (1.89%) EMC Navisphere
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.89%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.89%) Control-M
Vendors
1 24 (45.28%) Oracle
2 19 (35.85%) Red Hat
3 12 (22.64%) HP
4 11 (20.75%) BEA
5 7 (13.21%) IBM
5 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
6 6 (11.32%) EMC
7 5 (9.43%) webMethods
7 5 (9.43%) Software AG
8 3 (5.66%) NetApp
9 2 (3.77%) Cisco
9 2 (3.77%) Hitachi
9 2 (3.77%) Brocade
9 2 (3.77%) VMware
10 1 (1.89%) SAP
10 1 (1.89%) BMC
10 1 (1.89%) Novell
10 1 (1.89%) Veritas
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