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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AIX
Rank 41 26 22
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -4
Contract jobs citing AIX 2 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.73% 2.66% 3.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.08% 10.00% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Average daily rate
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£550 £350 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -26.31%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.98% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £17.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+114.28% -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 Kent region.

Operating Systems Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
65 50 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 23.64% 26.60% 32.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 25 50
Average daily rate £160 £255 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.25% -7.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £130 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 6
Average hourly rate £31.80 £15.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.16% +10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.12 £13.50 £11.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £22.50 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
- -4.32%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 3 (100.00%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) iSeries
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (33.33%) AS400
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) HACMP
3 1 (33.33%) Control-M
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1 (33.33%) LDAP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Operator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) HACMP
2 1 (33.33%) AS400
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) C
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (33.33%) NFS
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (33.33%) SCOM
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Veritas
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) SunGard
2 1 (33.33%) Intel