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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AIX
Rank 138 182 188
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +6
Contract jobs citing AIX 26 20 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.77% 0.36% 0.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.68% 1.76% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 19 15
Median daily rate £463 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £363 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £775 £580 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-10.58% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +25.00%
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
706 1134 1226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 20.87% 20.48% 20.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 585 862 908
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 51 46
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.80 £25.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 35 (83.33%) Linux
2 31 (73.81%) Unix
3 21 (50.00%) IBM
4 19 (45.24%) WebSphere
5 18 (42.86%) Oracle
6 17 (40.48%) Shell Script
7 15 (35.71%) ITIL
8 14 (33.33%) Perl
8 14 (33.33%) Finance
9 13 (30.95%) WebSphere MQ
10 12 (28.57%) DNS
11 11 (26.19%) HP
11 11 (26.19%) SAN
11 11 (26.19%) Python
11 11 (26.19%) High Availability
12 10 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (23.81%) SQL
12 10 (23.81%) SSL
13 9 (21.43%) Middleware
13 9 (21.43%) Red Hat
13 9 (21.43%) WebSphere Application Server
13 9 (21.43%) Windows
13 9 (21.43%) Cloud Computing
13 9 (21.43%) Bash Shell
13 9 (21.43%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 8 (19.05%) Oracle Database
14 8 (19.05%) Banking
15 7 (16.67%) SUSE
15 7 (16.67%) DB2
15 7 (16.67%) SQL Server

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 19 (45.24%) WebSphere
2 9 (21.43%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (9.52%) Apache
3 4 (9.52%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (9.52%) WebLogic
4 3 (7.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (7.14%) PowerExchange
5 1 (2.38%) FileNet
5 1 (2.38%) IIS
5 1 (2.38%) MQSeries
5 1 (2.38%) SAS
5 1 (2.38%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Portal
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.43%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (28.57%) DNS
2 11 (26.19%) SAN
3 10 (23.81%) SSL
4 7 (16.67%) NAS
5 6 (14.29%) Firewall
6 5 (11.90%) HTTP
7 3 (7.14%) FTP
8 1 (2.38%) LDAP
8 1 (2.38%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle Database
2 7 (16.67%) DB2
2 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.14%) Big Data
3 3 (7.14%) Hadoop
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (7.14%) PowerCenter
3 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (2.38%) MySQL
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.38%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Introscope
2 1 (2.38%) Ant
General
1 14 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (19.05%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Administrator
2 9 (21.43%) Architect
3 7 (16.67%) Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (11.90%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (11.90%) Unix Administrator
6 4 (9.52%) AIX Administrator
6 4 (9.52%) AIX Systems Administrator
7 3 (7.14%) Consultant
7 3 (7.14%) Informatica Consultant
7 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (7.14%) Middleware Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Platform Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 3 (7.14%) WebSphere Architect
8 2 (4.76%) DBA
8 2 (4.76%) Designer
8 2 (4.76%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.95%) WebSphere MQ
2 9 (21.43%) Middleware
3 4 (9.52%) IBM Integration Bus
3 4 (9.52%) J2EE
4 2 (4.76%) GWT
4 2 (4.76%) HTML
4 2 (4.76%) XML
5 1 (2.38%) JSP
5 1 (2.38%) SailPoint
5 1 (2.38%) Servlets
5 1 (2.38%) SOAP
5 1 (2.38%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 6 (14.29%) DataPower
3 4 (9.52%) Clustering
3 4 (9.52%) Replication
4 3 (7.14%) EMC Centera
5 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.38%) AS400
6 1 (2.38%) CMDB
6 1 (2.38%) Credit Risk
6 1 (2.38%) Derivative
6 1 (2.38%) Equities
6 1 (2.38%) Fixed Income
6 1 (2.38%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 35 (83.33%) Linux
2 31 (73.81%) Unix
3 10 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (21.43%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 9 (21.43%) Windows
5 7 (16.67%) SUSE
6 6 (14.29%) Oracle Linux
6 6 (14.29%) Solaris
7 5 (11.90%) Windows Server
8 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.38%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) ITIL
2 11 (26.19%) High Availability
3 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 5 (11.90%) Change Management
4 5 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (11.90%) Migration
5 3 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 3 (7.14%) Data Validation
5 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 3 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 3 (7.14%) Low Latency
5 3 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (7.14%) Service Management
5 3 (7.14%) Validation
6 2 (4.76%) ITIL V3
6 2 (4.76%) ITSM
6 2 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (4.76%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 17 (40.48%) Shell Script
2 14 (33.33%) Perl
3 11 (26.19%) Python
4 10 (23.81%) SQL
5 9 (21.43%) Bash Shell
6 7 (16.67%) C
6 7 (16.67%) PHP
7 6 (14.29%) Java
7 6 (14.29%) Korn
8 5 (11.90%) PL/SQL
9 3 (7.14%) C-shell
10 2 (4.76%) C++
10 2 (4.76%) Jython
10 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
10 2 (4.76%) VBScript
10 2 (4.76%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 1 (2.38%) BeanShell
11 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) CISM
1 1 (2.38%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.52%) KVM
4 3 (7.14%) RHEV
5 2 (4.76%) NFS
5 2 (4.76%) Oracle Clusterware
5 2 (4.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.76%) vSphere
6 1 (2.38%) PowerHA
6 1 (2.38%) Samba
6 1 (2.38%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) Control-M
1 6 (14.29%) Puppet
2 4 (9.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (7.14%) Data Guard
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (4.76%) Ansible
4 2 (4.76%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (4.76%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (2.38%) BladeLogic
5 1 (2.38%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (2.38%) Netcool
5 1 (2.38%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 1 (2.38%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.38%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 21 (50.00%) IBM
2 18 (42.86%) Oracle
3 11 (26.19%) HP
4 9 (21.43%) Red Hat
5 5 (11.90%) EMC
5 5 (11.90%) VMware
6 4 (9.52%) Citrix
6 4 (9.52%) Informatica
6 4 (9.52%) Reuters
6 4 (9.52%) Software AG
6 4 (9.52%) Veritas
6 4 (9.52%) webMethods
7 3 (7.14%) Adobe
7 3 (7.14%) ATG
7 3 (7.14%) Bloomberg
7 3 (7.14%) BMC
7 3 (7.14%) Dell
7 3 (7.14%) Hortonworks
7 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
8 2 (4.76%) NetApp