The first table below looks at the demand for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 16 April 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 West Sussex 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank 37 41 46
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Contract jobs citing AIX 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.53% 0.64% 0.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.02% 3.41% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate £525 - £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £370 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.40% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £37.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-52.70% +28.69%
Operating Systems Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
99 88 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 26.26% 18.88% 19.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 44 65
Average daily rate £315 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £168 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £585 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 7
Average hourly rate £15.75 £15.50 £16.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.61% -8.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
AIX
South East

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

AIX Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

AIX
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

AIX Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

AIX
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

AIX Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

AIX
Top 26 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) FileNet
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 1 (33.33%) FileNet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (33.33%) AIX Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) EMC
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix