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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM AIX
London / City of London
Rank 153 138 173
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +35
Contract jobs citing AIX 2 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.068% 0.29% 0.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.31% 1.39% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 10
Median daily rate £750 £475 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.89% -9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £730 £390 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £770 £560 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £410 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.31% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 £21.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+142.85% -42.06%

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
649 646 1154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.14% 21.16% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 529 480 867
Median daily rate £450 £436 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.15% +6.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £202 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 20 46
Median hourly rate £21.75 £20.25 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% +17.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £12.65 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £130.30 £30.00 £105.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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
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 19 January 2017, 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 10 (83.33%) Unix
2 9 (75.00%) Oracle
3 8 (66.67%) Linux
3 8 (66.67%) VMware
4 6 (50.00%) Finance
4 6 (50.00%) Solaris
5 5 (41.67%) ITIL
5 5 (41.67%) IBM
5 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
5 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
6 4 (33.33%) EMC
6 4 (33.33%) Middleware
6 4 (33.33%) Windows
6 4 (33.33%) Perl
6 4 (33.33%) SQL
6 4 (33.33%) SUSE
6 4 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (25.00%) Korn
7 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (25.00%) Service Management
7 3 (25.00%) ITSM
7 3 (25.00%) DNS
7 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
7 3 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (25.00%) High Availability
7 3 (25.00%) Puppet

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 (16.67%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) Big Data
3 1 (8.33%) DB2
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Architect
3 2 (16.67%) DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Unix Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) AIX Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Solaris Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Clustering
3 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Unix
2 8 (66.67%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) Solaris
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
4 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (33.33%) SUSE
4 4 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (25.00%) High Availability
2 3 (25.00%) ITSM
2 3 (25.00%) Low Latency
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) Algorithmic Trading
3 2 (16.67%) Build Automation
3 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) High-Frequency Trading
3 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (8.33%) Database Tuning
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Perl
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Korn
3 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 2 (16.67%) Ruby
4 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (25.00%) vSphere
4 2 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Puppet
2 2 (16.67%) Data Guard
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Oracle
2 8 (66.67%) VMware
3 5 (41.67%) IBM
4 4 (33.33%) EMC
5 2 (16.67%) Bloomberg
5 2 (16.67%) Citrix
5 2 (16.67%) Dell
5 2 (16.67%) Hortonworks
5 2 (16.67%) HP
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (16.67%) Reuters
5 2 (16.67%) Veritas