The table below looks at the statistics for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AIX
Rank 49 31 35
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +4
Contract jobs citing AIX 4 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.99% 1.63% 0.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.94% 6.06% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Median daily rate £442 £489 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.61% +2.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £386 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-9.17% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +25.00%
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
81 66 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 19.95% 26.94% 24.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 32 43
Median daily rate £388 £466 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.75% +33.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £146 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.32% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £16.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.85 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +2.25%

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing AIX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 May 2016, 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 Kent region with a requirement for AIX.

1 9 (81.82%) Unix
1 9 (81.82%) Solaris
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (36.36%) Puppet
3 4 (36.36%) DevOps
3 4 (36.36%) Python
3 4 (36.36%) Perl
3 4 (36.36%) Veritas
3 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
3 4 (36.36%) HACMP
4 3 (27.27%) LDAP
4 3 (27.27%) NFS
4 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 3 (27.27%) DNS
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle Clusterware
4 3 (27.27%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 2 (18.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (18.18%) Netezza
5 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) IBM
5 2 (18.18%) Informatica
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
1 3 (27.27%) LDAP
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) DataStage
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 3 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Unix Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) AIX Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) AIX Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle Support Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Production Support Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Solaris Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) Solaris Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Unix Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Oracle Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) HACMP
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
1 9 (81.82%) Solaris
1 9 (81.82%) Unix
2 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
1 4 (36.36%) DevOps
2 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (18.18%) Contingency Planning
2 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Perl
1 4 (36.36%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) NFS
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Clusterware
2 2 (18.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Puppet
2 3 (27.27%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) Veritas
3 2 (18.18%) IBM
3 2 (18.18%) Informatica
3 2 (18.18%) Netezza