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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AIX
Rank 171 186 183
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Contract jobs citing AIX 19 25 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.35% 0.39% 0.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.62% 1.96% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 14
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £363 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £598
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
+8.06% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £17.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+120.00% -52.70%
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
1171 1274 1287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 21.53% 19.67% 20.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 896 898 874
Average daily rate £400 £400 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £185 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.42% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 50 74
Average hourly rate £17.87 £17.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.83 £27.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AIX across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 28 (75.68%) UNIX
2 25 (67.57%) Oracle
3 16 (43.24%) Linux
4 15 (40.54%) SQL
5 14 (37.84%) SQL Server
5 14 (37.84%) IBM
6 12 (32.43%) Solaris
6 12 (32.43%) Shell Script
7 11 (29.73%) HP
8 10 (27.03%) Windows
8 10 (27.03%) ITIL
8 10 (27.03%) Oracle Database
9 9 (24.32%) Finance
9 9 (24.32%) PL/SQL
10 8 (21.62%) T-SQL
10 8 (21.62%) LAN
10 8 (21.62%) WAN
10 8 (21.62%) SAN
10 8 (21.62%) WebSphere
11 7 (18.92%) Korn
11 7 (18.92%) Banking
11 7 (18.92%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (18.92%) Perl
12 6 (16.22%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (16.22%) Oracle RMAN
12 6 (16.22%) Relational Database
13 5 (13.51%) Performance Tuning
13 5 (13.51%) Oracle Database 12c
13 5 (13.51%) Database Mirroring
13 5 (13.51%) Data Guard

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 8 (21.62%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.11%) WebSphere Portal
2 3 (8.11%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (5.41%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (5.41%) WebSphere Process Server
4 1 (2.70%) IIS
4 1 (2.70%) Apache
4 1 (2.70%) CICS
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Office
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Markit EDM
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle HRMS
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) LAN
1 8 (21.62%) WAN
1 8 (21.62%) SAN
2 2 (5.41%) FTP
2 2 (5.41%) DNS
3 1 (2.70%) SSL
3 1 (2.70%) VPN
3 1 (2.70%) DHCP
3 1 (2.70%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.70%) VoIP
3 1 (2.70%) DMZ
3 1 (2.70%) Internet
3 1 (2.70%) BGP
3 1 (2.70%) Firewall
3 1 (2.70%) IPsec
3 1 (2.70%) SSH
3 1 (2.70%) VLAN
3 1 (2.70%) Network Security
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.70%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (37.84%) SQL Server
2 10 (27.03%) Oracle Database
3 7 (18.92%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (16.22%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (16.22%) Relational Database
5 5 (13.51%) Oracle Database 12c
5 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (8.11%) DB2
8 2 (5.41%) Informix
8 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
9 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (2.70%) PowerCenter
9 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Toad
2 2 (5.41%) Subversion
2 2 (5.41%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.70%) JIRA
3 1 (2.70%) Introscope
General
1 9 (24.32%) Finance
2 7 (18.92%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.70%) Front Office
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Analyst
2 9 (24.32%) Administrator
3 6 (16.22%) DBA
3 6 (16.22%) Oracle DBA
4 5 (13.51%) Architect
4 5 (13.51%) UNIX Administrator
4 5 (13.51%) SQL DBA
5 4 (10.81%) Server Administrator
5 4 (10.81%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (10.81%) SQL Server DBA
5 4 (10.81%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (8.11%) Programmer
7 2 (5.41%) Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Support Specialist
8 1 (2.70%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Administrator
8 1 (2.70%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) Middleware
2 4 (10.81%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (10.81%) .NET
3 3 (8.11%) Web Services
4 1 (2.70%) CGI
4 1 (2.70%) JSP
4 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (2.70%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Clustering
2 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.41%) IBM XIV
2 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Replication
3 1 (2.70%) HACMP
3 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.70%) DataPower
3 1 (2.70%) iSeries
3 1 (2.70%) LPAR
3 1 (2.70%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 28 (75.68%) UNIX
2 16 (43.24%) Linux
3 12 (32.43%) Solaris
4 10 (27.03%) Windows
5 5 (13.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (5.41%) zOS
6 2 (5.41%) SUSE
6 2 (5.41%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) ITIL
2 5 (13.51%) Migration
2 5 (13.51%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (13.51%) Database Mirroring
3 4 (10.81%) Investment Management
3 4 (10.81%) Database Tuning
3 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (10.81%) ETL
3 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
4 3 (8.11%) OO
5 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.41%) Project Management
5 2 (5.41%) Service Management
5 2 (5.41%) Change Management
5 2 (5.41%) Validation
5 2 (5.41%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.41%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.70%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (40.54%) SQL
2 12 (32.43%) Shell Script
3 9 (24.32%) PL/SQL
4 8 (21.62%) T-SQL
5 7 (18.92%) Perl
5 7 (18.92%) Korn
6 4 (10.81%) C#
7 3 (8.11%) Python
8 2 (5.41%) AWK
8 2 (5.41%) PHP
8 2 (5.41%) C
9 1 (2.70%) VB
9 1 (2.70%) Java
9 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.70%) Jython
9 1 (2.70%) Ruby
9 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.70%) sed
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.41%) Degree
3 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.70%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle Clusterware
3 2 (5.41%) KVM
3 2 (5.41%) RHEV
3 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (2.70%) vSphere
4 1 (2.70%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (2.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (2.70%) NFS
4 1 (2.70%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (2.70%) Samba
4 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (13.51%) Data Guard
3 3 (8.11%) Puppet
3 3 (8.11%) Tivoli
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.70%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (2.70%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 1 (2.70%) CA Wily
5 1 (2.70%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (2.70%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (2.70%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 25 (67.57%) Oracle
2 14 (37.84%) IBM
3 11 (29.73%) HP
4 5 (13.51%) 3PAR
5 4 (10.81%) VMware
6 3 (8.11%) Citrix
6 3 (8.11%) Cisco
6 3 (8.11%) Red Hat
6 3 (8.11%) Charles River
7 2 (5.41%) CA
7 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
7 2 (5.41%) Actimize
7 2 (5.41%) Veritas
8 1 (2.70%) Brocade
8 1 (2.70%) SunGard
8 1 (2.70%) Software AG
8 1 (2.70%) EMC
8 1 (2.70%) Informatica
8 1 (2.70%) NetApp
8 1 (2.70%) Ab Initio