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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AIX
Rank 122 106 107
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +1
Contract jobs citing AIX 21 20 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.66% 0.78% 0.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.08% 4.91% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 7
Median daily rate £350 £368 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -13.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £273 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £478 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £423 £425
% change year-on-year
-10.05% -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
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
515 407 533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.16% 15.94% 20.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 185 237
Median daily rate £360 £325 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.61% +7.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £153 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 57 85
Median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £11.25 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £21.00 £31.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing AIX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 October 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire - 10 £350 -
Shropshire -27 6 £275 -43.29%
Solihull +3 1 £475 +65.21%
Birmingham -9 1 - -
Coventry - 1 £325 -
AIX
England

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing AIX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for AIX.

1 32 (84.21%) Linux
2 15 (39.47%) Oracle
3 14 (36.84%) Solaris
3 14 (36.84%) Red Hat
3 14 (36.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (34.21%) Unix
4 13 (34.21%) Windows
5 12 (31.58%) Migration
6 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (23.68%) Oracle Database
8 8 (21.05%) Finance
9 7 (18.42%) Oracle EBS
9 7 (18.42%) RDBMS
9 7 (18.42%) TOGAF
9 7 (18.42%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (18.42%) Relational Database
9 7 (18.42%) Windows Server
10 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database 12c
10 6 (15.79%) Data Centre
10 6 (15.79%) SDLC
10 6 (15.79%) Software Deployment
10 6 (15.79%) Oracle EBS R12
10 6 (15.79%) ISEB
10 6 (15.79%) ITIL
10 6 (15.79%) PRINCE2
10 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
10 6 (15.79%) Oracle RAC
10 6 (15.79%) VLAN
10 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (15.79%) Project Management

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.16%) WebLogic
2 3 (7.89%) Liferay
3 1 (2.63%) JBoss
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (2.63%) SAS
3 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Project
1 5 (13.16%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (15.79%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) VLAN
2 3 (7.89%) SAN
3 1 (2.63%) DNS
3 1 (2.63%) Firewall
3 1 (2.63%) Internet
3 1 (2.63%) LDAP
3 1 (2.63%) Skype
3 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) Oracle Database
2 7 (18.42%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (18.42%) RDBMS
2 7 (18.42%) Relational Database
3 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.63%) Base SAS
5 1 (2.63%) Data Mart
5 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.63%) OLAP
5 1 (2.63%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (2.63%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (2.63%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (5.26%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (2.63%) ClearQuest
3 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.63%) JUnit
3 1 (2.63%) Selenium
3 1 (2.63%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (2.63%) StarTeam
3 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 8 (21.05%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Banking
2 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (18.42%) Architect
2 6 (15.79%) DBA
2 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (13.16%) Administrator
3 5 (13.16%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (10.53%) Applications Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Consultant
4 4 (10.53%) Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.89%) AIX Administrator
5 3 (7.89%) AIX Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.89%) Migration Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Migration Project Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Unix Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Data Centre Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Data Centre Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Data Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Data Migration Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Data Migration Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle ADF
2 1 (2.63%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.63%) Clustering
2 1 (2.63%) Credit Risk
2 1 (2.63%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.63%) HACMP
2 1 (2.63%) Health Informatics
2 1 (2.63%) HP Superdome
2 1 (2.63%) Informatics
2 1 (2.63%) LPAR
2 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.63%) Market Risk
2 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 32 (84.21%) Linux
2 14 (36.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 14 (36.84%) Solaris
3 13 (34.21%) Unix
3 13 (34.21%) Windows
4 7 (18.42%) Windows Server
5 5 (13.16%) SUSE
6 2 (5.26%) HPUX
7 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.63%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Migration
2 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (18.42%) TOGAF
4 6 (15.79%) ITIL
4 6 (15.79%) PRINCE2
4 6 (15.79%) Project Management
4 6 (15.79%) SDLC
4 6 (15.79%) Software Deployment
4 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (13.16%) Project Planning
5 5 (13.16%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (13.16%) Risk Management
5 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
5 5 (13.16%) Service Management
6 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (10.53%) Open Source
6 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (7.89%) Change Management
7 3 (7.89%) Matrix Organization
7 3 (7.89%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) SQL
2 2 (5.26%) C
3 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.63%) Java
3 1 (2.63%) Korn
3 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) ISEB
2 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.63%) MCITP
4 1 (2.63%) MCSA
4 1 (2.63%) MCSE
4 1 (2.63%) MCTS
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.63%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.63%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) BladeLogic
1 2 (5.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (5.26%) Puppet
1 2 (5.26%) SCCM
2 1 (2.63%) Ansible
2 1 (2.63%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.63%) Netcool
2 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Oracle
2 14 (36.84%) Red Hat
3 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 4 (10.53%) VMware
5 3 (7.89%) BMC
5 3 (7.89%) MuleSoft
6 2 (5.26%) NetApp
7 1 (2.63%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.63%) Citrix
7 1 (2.63%) DataFlux
7 1 (2.63%) Dell
7 1 (2.63%) Dell Compellent
7 1 (2.63%) HP
7 1 (2.63%) IBM
7 1 (2.63%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.63%) Sun
7 1 (2.63%) Teradata
7 1 (2.63%) Veritas