The table below looks at the statistics for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AIX
Rank 38 38 33
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing AIX 6 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 2.03% 0.74% 2.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.33% 3.64% 9.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 8
Average daily rate
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£450 £513 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% +13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £483 £396
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £543 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £420 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+48.14% -22.85%
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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 Kent region.

Operating Systems Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
72 55 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 24.32% 20.45% 31.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 40 53
Average daily rate £363 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £96 £140 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £428 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £311 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.54% -4.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 12
Average hourly rate £9.00 £12.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% -21.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AIX across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

AIX Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

AIX
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing AIX across the Kent region.

AIX Daily Rate Trend in Kent

AIX
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AIX across the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

AIX Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

AIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing AIX across the Kent region.

AIX Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Perl
2 7 (70.00%) UNIX
2 7 (70.00%) Veritas
2 7 (70.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 6 (60.00%) Puppet
3 6 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (60.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (50.00%) HACMP
4 5 (50.00%) MySQL
4 5 (50.00%) Python
4 5 (50.00%) LDAP
4 5 (50.00%) NFS
4 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (50.00%) DNS
4 5 (50.00%) Solaris
4 5 (50.00%) Symantec
4 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (50.00%) Clustering
4 5 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 5 (50.00%) NetBackup
4 5 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (40.00%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (40.00%) Finance
5 4 (40.00%) Project Management
5 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (30.00%) SAN
6 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) LDAP
1 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Law
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) UNIX Administrator
1 3 (30.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Transition Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) HACMP
1 5 (50.00%) Clustering
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) iSeries
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) UNIX
3 6 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (50.00%) Solaris
5 1 (10.00%) Windows
5 1 (10.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Transition Management
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Perl
2 5 (50.00%) Python
3 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 5 (50.00%) NFS
2 5 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Puppet
2 5 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (20.00%) OpenView
3 2 (20.00%) Control-M
4 1 (10.00%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Veritas
2 6 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (50.00%) Symantec
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) IBM
4 2 (20.00%) Sun
4 2 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) Dell
5 1 (10.00%) VMware