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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank 39 28 31
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Contract jobs citing AIX 3 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.01% 3.11% 0.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.29% 10.84% 3.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 0
Average daily rate
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£550 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £67.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +43.68%
AIX
South East

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
70 83 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 23.65% 28.72% 23.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 54 34
Average daily rate £375 £388 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +22.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £118 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 15
Average hourly rate £12.50 £17.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.30 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.20 £24.50 £77.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -8.57%

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
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
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX within the Kent region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Folkestone - - - -
AIX
South East

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Solaris
3 2 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) YAML
3 2 (50.00%) Data Guard
3 2 (50.00%) SRDF
3 2 (50.00%) Puppet
3 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) HACMP
3 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Replication
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) DBA
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Senior DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) HACMP
1 2 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) OCP
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) SRDF
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (50.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Data Guard
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
1 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) Veritas
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle