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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AIX
Rank 161 154 195
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +41
Contract jobs citing AIX 12 31 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.35% 0.67% 0.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.70% 2.85% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 27 11
Median daily rate £505 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £320 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-7.09% +3.33%
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
704 1088 1352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 20.58% 23.44% 22.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 559 865 999
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 30 57
Median hourly rate £27.50 £17.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.76% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.69 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 £36.50 £125.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 21 (75.00%) Linux
2 18 (64.29%) Unix
3 16 (57.14%) IBM
4 15 (53.57%) Oracle
5 13 (46.43%) Finance
6 12 (42.86%) Solaris
7 11 (39.29%) VMware
8 9 (32.14%) SQL
8 9 (32.14%) Windows
8 9 (32.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (32.14%) Low Latency
9 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (28.57%) Oracle RAC
9 8 (28.57%) ITIL
9 8 (28.57%) EMC
10 7 (25.00%) Middleware
10 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
10 7 (25.00%) HP
10 7 (25.00%) DNS
10 7 (25.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 7 (25.00%) Data Centre
11 6 (21.43%) Oracle Linux
11 6 (21.43%) High Availability
11 6 (21.43%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (21.43%) SUSE
11 6 (21.43%) WebSphere
11 6 (21.43%) Veritas
12 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
12 5 (17.86%) Service Management
12 5 (17.86%) Firewall

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 6 (21.43%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.14%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.57%) IBM Domino
3 1 (3.57%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.57%) Quickr
3 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) DNS
2 5 (17.86%) Firewall
3 3 (10.71%) FTP
3 3 (10.71%) HTTP
3 3 (10.71%) SSL
4 2 (7.14%) NAS
4 2 (7.14%) SAN
4 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) Big Data
1 5 (17.86%) Hadoop
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.14%) DB2
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Ant
General
1 13 (46.43%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Architect
2 8 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (25.00%) Administrator
4 6 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (17.86%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (17.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (10.71%) AIX Administrator
6 3 (10.71%) AIX Systems Administrator
6 3 (10.71%) Platform Architect
6 3 (10.71%) Unix Administrator
6 3 (10.71%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (10.71%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 3 (10.71%) WebSphere Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Applications Architect
7 2 (7.14%) DBA
7 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Integration Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) Middleware
2 5 (17.86%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (10.71%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 21 (75.00%) Linux
2 18 (64.29%) Unix
3 12 (42.86%) Solaris
4 9 (32.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (32.14%) Windows
5 7 (25.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 6 (21.43%) Oracle Linux
6 6 (21.43%) SUSE
7 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
8 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Low Latency
2 8 (28.57%) ITIL
3 6 (21.43%) High Availability
4 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
4 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
4 5 (17.86%) ITSM
4 5 (17.86%) Service Management
5 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.29%) Algorithmic Trading
5 4 (14.29%) Build Automation
5 4 (14.29%) High-Frequency Trading
5 4 (14.29%) Migration
6 3 (10.71%) Load Balancing
6 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (7.14%) Change Management
7 2 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (3.57%) Data Protection
8 1 (3.57%) ITIL V3
8 1 (3.57%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) SQL
2 5 (17.86%) Perl
3 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
3 3 (10.71%) Ruby
3 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
4 2 (7.14%) Korn
4 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
4 2 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) Oracle RAC
1 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (17.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (14.29%) vSphere
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Clusterware
6 1 (3.57%) NFS
6 1 (3.57%) PowerHA
6 1 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Puppet
2 3 (10.71%) Data Guard
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (7.14%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (3.57%) Ansible
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) IBM
2 15 (53.57%) Oracle
3 11 (39.29%) VMware
4 8 (28.57%) EMC
5 7 (25.00%) HP
6 6 (21.43%) Veritas
7 5 (17.86%) Bloomberg
7 5 (17.86%) Citrix
7 5 (17.86%) Dell
7 5 (17.86%) Reuters
8 4 (14.29%) Hortonworks
9 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
10 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
11 1 (3.57%) Lotus
11 1 (3.57%) NetApp
11 1 (3.57%) Software AG
11 1 (3.57%) webMethods