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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AIX
Rank 37 41 30
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Contract jobs citing AIX 6 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.97% 1.30% 2.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.98% 5.56% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 8
Average daily rate
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£450 £513 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% +5.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £370 £396
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £355
% change year-on-year
- +19.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%
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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
86 72 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 28.20% 23.45% 27.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 51 49
Average daily rate £363 £394 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.93% +1.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £145 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 8
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 7 (70.00%) UNIX
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Perl
2 6 (60.00%) Veritas
2 6 (60.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 6 (60.00%) Puppet
3 5 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 5 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (50.00%) Clustering
3 5 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (50.00%) HACMP
3 5 (50.00%) Solaris
3 5 (50.00%) Symantec
3 5 (50.00%) MySQL
3 5 (50.00%) Python
3 5 (50.00%) LDAP
3 5 (50.00%) NFS
3 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (50.00%) DNS
4 4 (40.00%) Project Management
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (40.00%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (30.00%) SAN

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) Office Communications Server
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) LDAP
1 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) VLAN
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 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (20.00%) Administrator
1 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
1 2 (20.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Transition Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Design Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
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 7 (70.00%) UNIX
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Solaris
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (10.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
1 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (40.00%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) Transition Management
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Perl
2 5 (50.00%) Python
3 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 5 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 5 (50.00%) NFS
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
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 6 (60.00%) Veritas
2 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (50.00%) Symantec
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Sun
3 2 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) Dell
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix