The table below looks at the statistics for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AIX
Rank 162 144 181
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +37
Contract jobs citing AIX 4 10 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.29% 0.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.60% 1.34% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 12
Median daily rate £450 £450 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £313 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £544 £648
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.28 £33.75 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+28.23% -11.18%
AIX
London

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

Operating Systems Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
664 748 1334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 20.98% 21.91% 23.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 509 587 1003
Median daily rate £450 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £622 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 22 70
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +55.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.21 £15.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 £30.00 £22.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing AIX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

AIX Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

AIX
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

AIX Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

AIX
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AIX across the City of London region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

AIX Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

AIX
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

AIX Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 City of London region with a requirement for AIX.

1 13 (81.25%) Unix
2 10 (62.50%) Oracle
2 10 (62.50%) Linux
3 9 (56.25%) VMware
4 8 (50.00%) Solaris
5 7 (43.75%) ITIL
5 7 (43.75%) IBM
5 7 (43.75%) Finance
6 6 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (31.25%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (31.25%) Low Latency
7 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
7 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
7 5 (31.25%) EMC
7 5 (31.25%) Middleware
7 5 (31.25%) Windows
8 4 (25.00%) Perl
8 4 (25.00%) SQL
8 4 (25.00%) SUSE
8 4 (25.00%) Service Management
8 4 (25.00%) Firewall
8 4 (25.00%) ITSM
8 4 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (25.00%) vSphere
9 3 (18.75%) Puppet
9 3 (18.75%) High Availability
9 3 (18.75%) Build Automation
9 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (12.50%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (6.25%) IBM Domino
2 1 (6.25%) IBM Notes
2 1 (6.25%) Quickr
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (18.75%) DNS
3 2 (12.50%) SSL
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
2 2 (12.50%) Big Data
2 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) DB2
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Unix Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Architect
4 2 (12.50%) DBA
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) AIX Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Solaris Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Middleware
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Unix
2 10 (62.50%) Linux
3 8 (50.00%) Solaris
4 6 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle Linux
5 5 (31.25%) Windows
6 4 (25.00%) SUSE
7 3 (18.75%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
8 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Low Latency
3 4 (25.00%) ITSM
3 4 (25.00%) Service Management
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Algorithmic Trading
4 3 (18.75%) Build Automation
4 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
4 3 (18.75%) High Availability
4 3 (18.75%) High-Frequency Trading
4 3 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
6 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (6.25%) Change Management
6 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
6 1 (6.25%) Database Tuning
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Perl
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) Korn
3 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 2 (12.50%) Ruby
4 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
1 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (25.00%) vSphere
3 2 (12.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Puppet
2 2 (12.50%) Data Guard
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Ansible
3 1 (6.25%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle
2 9 (56.25%) VMware
3 7 (43.75%) IBM
4 5 (31.25%) EMC
5 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
5 3 (18.75%) Veritas
6 2 (12.50%) Bloomberg
6 2 (12.50%) Citrix
6 2 (12.50%) Dell
6 2 (12.50%) HP
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 2 (12.50%) Reuters
7 1 (6.25%) Hortonworks
7 1 (6.25%) Lotus