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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM AIX
London / City of London
Rank 145 144 168
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +24
Contract jobs citing AIX 3 15 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.47% 0.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.48% 2.17% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 11
Median daily rate £775 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.97% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £735 £331 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £795 £660 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 £19.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+211.68% -48.66%

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
629 691 1155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 21.56% 21.55% 22.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 526 518 890
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 36
Median hourly rate £14.00 £19.50 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.20% +9.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £129.03 £30.00 £105.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +7.93%

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 25 February 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 7 (87.50%) Unix
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) Solaris
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) IBM
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 3 (37.50%) Low Latency
5 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
5 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (37.50%) High Availability
5 3 (37.50%) Hortonworks
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (37.50%) Citrix
5 3 (37.50%) Middleware
5 3 (37.50%) Reuters
5 3 (37.50%) Bloomberg
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 3 (37.50%) HP
5 3 (37.50%) Dell
5 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce

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 1 (12.50%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (37.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Big Data
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (12.50%) DB2
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) AIX Architect
4 1 (12.50%) AIX Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Solaris Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Unix
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Solaris
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 2 (25.00%) SUSE
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (12.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 3 (37.50%) High Availability
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Low Latency
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) ITSM
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) Algorithmic Trading
4 1 (12.50%) Build Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 1 (12.50%) Database Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 1 (12.50%) Patch Management
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Korn
2 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (12.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) Ansible
2 1 (12.50%) Data Guard
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) IBM
3 3 (37.50%) Bloomberg
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) Dell
3 3 (37.50%) Hortonworks
3 3 (37.50%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) Reuters
4 1 (12.50%) EMC
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Veritas