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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AIX
Rank 169 179 175
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Contract jobs citing AIX 16 20 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.32% 0.35% 0.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.47% 1.76% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 11
Average daily rate
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£444 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £368 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £590 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year
- +7.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £17.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+118.57% -52.70%
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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
1091 1139 1216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.06% 20.00% 21.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 840 781 806
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £190 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 47 79
Average hourly rate £17.87 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £105.00 £31.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -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 6 March 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 6 March 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 24 (70.59%) Oracle
1 24 (70.59%) UNIX
2 20 (58.82%) Linux
3 14 (41.18%) SQL
3 14 (41.18%) IBM
4 12 (35.29%) Windows
5 11 (32.35%) Finance
6 10 (29.41%) Solaris
6 10 (29.41%) Relational Database
7 9 (26.47%) WebSphere
7 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
7 9 (26.47%) Perl
8 8 (23.53%) Configuration Management
9 7 (20.59%) ITIL
9 7 (20.59%) HP
9 7 (20.59%) SAN
10 6 (17.65%) Python
10 6 (17.65%) RDBMS
10 6 (17.65%) DB2
10 6 (17.65%) Banking
10 6 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database
11 5 (14.71%) WebSphere MQ
11 5 (14.71%) Shell Script
11 5 (14.71%) Middleware
11 5 (14.71%) Java
12 4 (11.76%) C
12 4 (11.76%) C#
12 4 (11.76%) PL/SQL
12 4 (11.76%) JSP

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 9 (26.47%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.88%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (5.88%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (2.94%) IIS
3 1 (2.94%) Apache
3 1 (2.94%) CICS
3 1 (2.94%) WebSphere Process Server
3 1 (2.94%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Office
2 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Markit EDM
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle HRMS
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (2.94%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) SAN
2 4 (11.76%) LAN
2 4 (11.76%) WAN
3 2 (5.88%) FTP
3 2 (5.88%) DNS
3 2 (5.88%) SSL
4 1 (2.94%) S/MIME
4 1 (2.94%) VPN
4 1 (2.94%) DHCP
4 1 (2.94%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.94%) VoIP
4 1 (2.94%) DMZ
4 1 (2.94%) Internet
4 1 (2.94%) BGP
4 1 (2.94%) Firewall
4 1 (2.94%) IPsec
4 1 (2.94%) SSH
4 1 (2.94%) VLAN
4 1 (2.94%) Network Security
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) Relational Database
2 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
3 6 (17.65%) DB2
3 6 (17.65%) RDBMS
4 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (5.88%) Informix
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Toad
2 3 (8.82%) Ant
2 3 (8.82%) ClearCase
2 3 (8.82%) Maven
3 2 (5.88%) TeamCity
3 2 (5.88%) Subversion
4 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 11 (32.35%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Banking
3 3 (8.82%) Advertising
4 2 (5.88%) General Ledger
5 1 (2.94%) Front Office
5 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Analyst
2 5 (14.71%) Administrator
3 4 (11.76%) Architect
3 4 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (11.76%) UNIX Administrator
3 4 (11.76%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.82%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Programmer
4 3 (8.82%) Analyst Programmer
4 3 (8.82%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Support Specialist
5 2 (5.88%) Platform Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Systems Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (2.94%) UNIX Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) WebSphere MQ
1 5 (14.71%) Middleware
2 4 (11.76%) .NET
2 4 (11.76%) JSP
3 3 (8.82%) Web Services
3 3 (8.82%) HTML
4 2 (5.88%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (2.94%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Clustering
2 3 (8.82%) Replication
2 3 (8.82%) IBM XIV
3 2 (5.88%) SWIFT
3 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.94%) DataPower
4 1 (2.94%) iSeries
4 1 (2.94%) HACMP
4 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (70.59%) UNIX
2 20 (58.82%) Linux
3 12 (35.29%) Windows
4 10 (29.41%) Solaris
5 6 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (5.88%) SUSE
6 2 (5.88%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (2.94%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Configuration Management
2 7 (20.59%) ITIL
3 4 (11.76%) Migration
3 4 (11.76%) ETL
3 4 (11.76%) Content Management
3 4 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (11.76%) Investment Management
3 4 (11.76%) Database Tuning
3 4 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (8.82%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (8.82%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (8.82%) Scrum
4 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (8.82%) OO
4 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
4 3 (8.82%) Project Management
4 3 (8.82%) DevOps
5 2 (5.88%) Service Management
5 2 (5.88%) Change Management
5 2 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) SQL
2 9 (26.47%) Perl
3 6 (17.65%) Python
4 5 (14.71%) Shell Script
4 5 (14.71%) Java
5 4 (11.76%) C
5 4 (11.76%) C#
5 4 (11.76%) PL/SQL
6 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
6 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
6 3 (8.82%) PHP
7 2 (5.88%) VB
7 2 (5.88%) AWK
8 1 (2.94%) Ruby
8 1 (2.94%) Korn
8 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.94%) C++
8 1 (2.94%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) KVM
1 3 (8.82%) RHEV
2 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (2.94%) vSphere
3 1 (2.94%) FreeRADIUS
3 1 (2.94%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) Tivoli
1 4 (11.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (8.82%) Puppet
3 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.94%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (2.94%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
4 1 (2.94%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (2.94%) Tivoli NetView
4 1 (2.94%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 24 (70.59%) Oracle
2 14 (41.18%) IBM
3 7 (20.59%) HP
4 4 (11.76%) Red Hat
4 4 (11.76%) Citrix
4 4 (11.76%) VMware
5 3 (8.82%) Cisco
5 3 (8.82%) Charles River
6 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.88%) SunGard
7 1 (2.94%) SAP
7 1 (2.94%) Software AG
7 1 (2.94%) CA
7 1 (2.94%) NetApp
7 1 (2.94%) Veritas
7 1 (2.94%) Ab Initio
7 1 (2.94%) EMC
7 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.94%) webMethods
7 1 (2.94%) Remedy