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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AIX
Rank 154 175 190
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +15
Contract jobs citing AIX 11 39 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.33% 0.66% 0.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.51% 3.17% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 34 11
Median daily rate £600 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £326 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £386 £425 £420
% change year-on-year
-9.11% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £62.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +48.14%
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
730 1230 1288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 21.72% 20.81% 21.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 610 960 940
Median daily rate £450 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 42 58
Median hourly rate £15.50 £20.00 £18.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +8.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.05 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £62.50 £33.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 34 (82.93%) Linux
2 29 (70.73%) Unix
3 22 (53.66%) IBM
4 16 (39.02%) ITIL
4 16 (39.02%) Oracle
4 16 (39.02%) Finance
5 15 (36.59%) WebSphere
6 13 (31.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (31.71%) Shell Script
7 12 (29.27%) HP
7 12 (29.27%) WebSphere MQ
7 12 (29.27%) Perl
7 12 (29.27%) Solaris
8 11 (26.83%) Python
8 11 (26.83%) DNS
8 11 (26.83%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 9 (21.95%) Data Centre
9 9 (21.95%) High Availability
9 9 (21.95%) Middleware
9 9 (21.95%) Windows
9 9 (21.95%) SQL
10 8 (19.51%) SSL
10 8 (19.51%) Red Hat
10 8 (19.51%) SAN
10 8 (19.51%) Cloud Computing
11 7 (17.07%) Oracle RAC
11 7 (17.07%) VMware
11 7 (17.07%) Banking
11 7 (17.07%) PHP
11 7 (17.07%) C

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 15 (36.59%) WebSphere
2 5 (12.20%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (7.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (7.32%) Apache
3 3 (7.32%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (7.32%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.44%) IBM Domino
4 1 (2.44%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.44%) Quickr
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.51%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.83%) DNS
2 8 (19.51%) SAN
2 8 (19.51%) SSL
3 6 (14.63%) Firewall
4 4 (9.76%) HTTP
4 4 (9.76%) NAS
5 3 (7.32%) FTP
6 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.44%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.20%) Big Data
2 5 (12.20%) Hadoop
3 4 (9.76%) DB2
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.44%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (2.44%) MySQL
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Introscope
2 1 (2.44%) Ant
General
1 16 (39.02%) Finance
2 7 (17.07%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Administrator
2 11 (26.83%) Architect
3 9 (21.95%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (19.51%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (17.07%) Linux Administrator
5 7 (17.07%) Unix Administrator
6 6 (14.63%) Developer
7 5 (12.20%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (12.20%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 4 (9.76%) AIX Administrator
8 4 (9.76%) AIX Systems Administrator
9 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (7.32%) Middleware Engineer
9 3 (7.32%) Platform Architect
9 3 (7.32%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
9 3 (7.32%) WebSphere Architect
10 2 (4.88%) Applications Architect
10 2 (4.88%) DBA
10 2 (4.88%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (29.27%) WebSphere MQ
2 9 (21.95%) Middleware
3 3 (7.32%) IBM Integration Bus
4 2 (4.88%) GWT
4 2 (4.88%) J2EE
5 1 (2.44%) HTML
5 1 (2.44%) JSP
5 1 (2.44%) SailPoint
5 1 (2.44%) Servlets
5 1 (2.44%) SOAP
5 1 (2.44%) SPML
5 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.20%) Clustering
2 5 (12.20%) DataPower
3 4 (9.76%) Replication
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) AS400
4 1 (2.44%) CMDB
4 1 (2.44%) iSeries
4 1 (2.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 34 (82.93%) Linux
2 29 (70.73%) Unix
3 13 (31.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (29.27%) Solaris
5 11 (26.83%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 9 (21.95%) Windows
7 6 (14.63%) Oracle Linux
8 5 (12.20%) SUSE
8 5 (12.20%) Windows Server
9 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) ITIL
2 9 (21.95%) High Availability
3 7 (17.07%) Low Latency
4 5 (12.20%) Change Management
4 5 (12.20%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (12.20%) E-Commerce
4 5 (12.20%) Migration
5 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.76%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (9.76%) Load Balancing
5 4 (9.76%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (7.32%) Incident Management
6 3 (7.32%) Service Management
7 2 (4.88%) Algorithmic Trading
7 2 (4.88%) Build Automation
7 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.88%) ITSM
7 2 (4.88%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (4.88%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.88%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 13 (31.71%) Shell Script
2 12 (29.27%) Perl
3 11 (26.83%) Python
4 9 (21.95%) SQL
5 7 (17.07%) Bash Shell
5 7 (17.07%) C
5 7 (17.07%) PHP
6 4 (9.76%) Java
7 2 (4.88%) C++
7 2 (4.88%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.88%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 1 (2.44%) BeanShell
8 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.44%) Jython
8 1 (2.44%) Korn
8 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) IBM Certification
System Software
1 7 (17.07%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.76%) KVM
4 3 (7.32%) RHEV
4 3 (7.32%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (4.88%) NFS
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle Clusterware
5 2 (4.88%) vSphere
6 1 (2.44%) PowerHA
6 1 (2.44%) Samba
6 1 (2.44%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) Control-M
1 5 (12.20%) Puppet
2 4 (9.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (7.32%) Data Guard
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (4.88%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (4.88%) Tivoli
4 2 (4.88%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (2.44%) BladeLogic
5 1 (2.44%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (2.44%) Netcool
5 1 (2.44%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 1 (2.44%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 22 (53.66%) IBM
2 16 (39.02%) Oracle
3 12 (29.27%) HP
4 8 (19.51%) Red Hat
5 7 (17.07%) VMware
6 6 (14.63%) Citrix
6 6 (14.63%) Reuters
6 6 (14.63%) Veritas
7 5 (12.20%) Bloomberg
7 5 (12.20%) Dell
7 5 (12.20%) EMC
8 4 (9.76%) Hortonworks
8 4 (9.76%) Software AG
8 4 (9.76%) webMethods
9 3 (7.32%) Adobe
9 3 (7.32%) ATG
9 3 (7.32%) BMC
10 2 (4.88%) Google
10 2 (4.88%) NetApp
11 1 (2.44%) Lotus