The table below looks at the statistics for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AIX
Rank 270 321 290
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -31
Contract jobs citing AIX 157 91 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.67% 0.40% 0.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.12% 1.72% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 71 85
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £62.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
AIX
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Operating Systems Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5026 5301 4926
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 21.54% 23.13% 21.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3392 3556 3222
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £180 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 239 246
Average hourly rate £18.50 £16.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -13.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £25.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

AIX Jobs Demand Trend in London

AIX
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

AIX Daily Rate Trend in London

AIX
Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

AIX Daily Rate Histogram in London

AIX
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

AIX Hourly Rate Trend in London

AIX
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX within the London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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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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
City of London +4 31 £450 +12.50% 10
Paddington - 6 £525 -
Greenford - 3 - -
Croydon -9 2 £325 -12.75%
Docklands, London - 1 - -
AIX
England

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 127 (49.03%) Oracle
2 122 (47.10%) Linux
3 119 (45.95%) UNIX
4 118 (45.56%) WebSphere
5 114 (44.02%) IBM
6 79 (30.50%) Windows
7 67 (25.87%) Finance
8 66 (25.48%) Solaris
9 55 (21.24%) SQL
10 52 (20.08%) DataPower
11 48 (18.53%) HP
12 46 (17.76%) Middleware
13 43 (16.60%) WebSphere MQ
13 43 (16.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 42 (16.22%) Shell Script
15 39 (15.06%) DB2
16 37 (14.29%) Banking
16 37 (14.29%) WebSphere Message Broker
17 34 (13.13%) Red Hat
18 32 (12.36%) Migration
19 31 (11.97%) Perl
20 30 (11.58%) SQL Server
20 30 (11.58%) Java
21 29 (11.20%) WebSphere Application Server
22 28 (10.81%) ITIL
22 28 (10.81%) Veritas
22 28 (10.81%) Configuration Management
23 27 (10.42%) SAN
24 24 (9.27%) MQSeries
24 24 (9.27%) VMware

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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
1 118 (45.56%) WebSphere
2 29 (11.20%) WebSphere Application Server
3 24 (9.27%) MQSeries
4 22 (8.49%) Tomcat
5 16 (6.18%) IIS
6 14 (5.41%) WebSphere Process Server
6 14 (5.41%) CICS
6 14 (5.41%) WebSphere Portal
7 13 (5.02%) WebLogic
8 12 (4.63%) IBM HTTP Server
9 9 (3.47%) Apache
10 4 (1.54%) JBoss
11 3 (1.16%) SAS
11 3 (1.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 2 (0.77%) NetWeaver
12 2 (0.77%) Confluence
13 1 (0.39%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.39%) PowerExchange
13 1 (0.39%) Oracle Coherence
13 1 (0.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (4.63%) MS Office
2 9 (3.47%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.54%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (3.09%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (2.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 4 (1.54%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (1.16%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.77%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.39%) BusinessWare
6 1 (0.39%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.77%) PaaS
2 1 (0.39%) IaaS
2 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (10.42%) SAN
2 16 (6.18%) Firewall
3 14 (5.41%) LAN
3 14 (5.41%) WAN
3 14 (5.41%) HTTP
3 14 (5.41%) SSL
4 13 (5.02%) LDAP
5 9 (3.47%) TCP/IP
5 9 (3.47%) FTP
5 9 (3.47%) SSH
6 5 (1.93%) NAS
6 5 (1.93%) DNS
7 4 (1.54%) Internet
8 3 (1.16%) DMZ
8 3 (1.16%) Network Security
9 2 (0.77%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (0.77%) VLAN
9 2 (0.77%) NetScaler
9 2 (0.77%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (0.77%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (15.06%) DB2
2 30 (11.58%) SQL Server
3 24 (9.27%) Oracle Database
4 14 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
5 13 (5.02%) Oracle Reports
6 10 (3.86%) RDBMS
6 10 (3.86%) Relational Database
7 8 (3.09%) Informix
8 7 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (2.70%) Oracle Database 12c
9 6 (2.32%) MySQL
10 5 (1.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (1.16%) PowerCenter
11 3 (1.16%) SAP BW
11 3 (1.16%) DataStage
11 3 (1.16%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 3 (1.16%) SAP HANA
12 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.77%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 16 (6.18%) Maven
2 15 (5.79%) Ant
3 14 (5.41%) Introscope
4 9 (3.47%) LoadRunner
4 9 (3.47%) Jenkins
5 8 (3.09%) Subversion
5 8 (3.09%) ClearCase
5 8 (3.09%) Git (software)
6 5 (1.93%) JBehave
6 5 (1.93%) Selenium
6 5 (1.93%) SoapUI
7 4 (1.54%) JIRA
8 1 (0.39%) Build Forge
8 1 (0.39%) Hudson
8 1 (0.39%) TestDirector
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.39%) CruiseControl
General
1 67 (25.87%) Finance
2 37 (14.29%) Banking
3 8 (3.09%) Retail
4 6 (2.32%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.16%) Advertising
6 2 (0.77%) General Ledger
6 2 (0.77%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.77%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 49 (18.92%) Architect
2 41 (15.83%) Consultant
3 37 (14.29%) Administrator
4 17 (6.56%) Analyst
5 16 (6.18%) UNIX Administrator
6 15 (5.79%) Technical Architect
7 14 (5.41%) WebSphere Consultant
8 12 (4.63%) WebSphere Architect
8 12 (4.63%) Systems Administrator
8 12 (4.63%) Support Analyst
8 12 (4.63%) Infrastructure Architect
9 11 (4.25%) Technical Analyst
9 11 (4.25%) Server Administrator
10 10 (3.86%) WebSphere Administrator
10 10 (3.86%) WebSphere Specialist
10 10 (3.86%) DBA
10 10 (3.86%) Developer
11 9 (3.47%) UNIX Engineer
11 9 (3.47%) Oracle DBA
12 8 (3.09%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (17.76%) Middleware
2 43 (16.60%) WebSphere MQ
3 37 (14.29%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 16 (6.18%) SOAP
5 11 (4.25%) HTML
5 11 (4.25%) JSP
6 10 (3.86%) XML
7 7 (2.70%) Spring
7 7 (2.70%) REST
8 6 (2.32%) Java SE
8 6 (2.32%) Java EE
9 4 (1.54%) Web Services
9 4 (1.54%) Servlets
9 4 (1.54%) SPML
9 4 (1.54%) SailPoint
10 3 (1.16%) JMS
11 2 (0.77%) CGI
11 2 (0.77%) J2EE
11 2 (0.77%) Regular Expression
12 1 (0.39%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 52 (20.08%) DataPower
2 18 (6.95%) Clustering
3 17 (6.56%) LPAR
3 17 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (6.18%) Data Centre
5 12 (4.63%) PKI
6 10 (3.86%) Replication
6 10 (3.86%) Management Information System
7 9 (3.47%) Mainframe
8 5 (1.93%) Cryptography
8 5 (1.93%) IBM Mainframe
9 3 (1.16%) AS400
9 3 (1.16%) IBM XIV
9 3 (1.16%) HP Storage
10 2 (0.77%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.77%) HACMP
10 2 (0.77%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.77%) iSeries
11 1 (0.39%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.39%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 122 (47.10%) Linux
2 119 (45.95%) UNIX
3 79 (30.50%) Windows
4 66 (25.48%) Solaris
5 43 (16.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (8.11%) zOS
7 14 (5.41%) SUSE
7 14 (5.41%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 11 (4.25%) Oracle Linux
8 11 (4.25%) HPUX
9 4 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (1.16%) i5/OS
11 2 (0.77%) CentOS
11 2 (0.77%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.39%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.39%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (12.36%) Migration
2 28 (10.81%) ITIL
2 28 (10.81%) Configuration Management
3 19 (7.34%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (6.18%) Change Management
5 15 (5.79%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (5.41%) OO
6 14 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
7 13 (5.02%) E-Commerce
7 13 (5.02%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (4.63%) Technical Architecture
8 12 (4.63%) Service Management
8 12 (4.63%) Continuous Delivery
9 11 (4.25%) ITSM
9 11 (4.25%) Project Management
10 10 (3.86%) Validation
10 10 (3.86%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (3.47%) DevOps
11 9 (3.47%) Automated Testing
11 9 (3.47%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 55 (21.24%) SQL
2 42 (16.22%) Shell Script
3 31 (11.97%) Perl
4 30 (11.58%) Java
5 22 (8.49%) Python
6 21 (8.11%) Jython
7 20 (7.72%) JavaScript
8 15 (5.79%) Korn
9 12 (4.63%) PL/SQL
10 7 (2.70%) C
10 7 (2.70%) Ruby
11 6 (2.32%) T-SQL
12 5 (1.93%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.54%) BeanShell
13 4 (1.54%) sed
13 4 (1.54%) AWK
14 3 (1.16%) VB
14 3 (1.16%) ABAP
14 3 (1.16%) PHP
15 1 (0.39%) JCL
Qualifications
1 18 (6.95%) Degree
2 13 (5.02%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.32%) DV Cleared
4 4 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.77%) ISEB
5 2 (0.77%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.39%) APMP
6 1 (0.39%) OSCP
6 1 (0.39%) CISSP
6 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.39%) RHCE
6 1 (0.39%) PMP
6 1 (0.39%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.39%) IBM Certification
6 1 (0.39%) CEH
6 1 (0.39%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.25%) QA
2 5 (1.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.39%) SLA
3 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (6.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 12 (4.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.86%) vSphere
3 10 (3.86%) Oracle RAC
4 9 (3.47%) VMware ESX
5 7 (2.70%) KVM
6 6 (2.32%) RHEV
7 5 (1.93%) Active Directory
8 4 (1.54%) Oracle Clusterware
9 3 (1.16%) NFS
9 3 (1.16%) Hyper-V
9 3 (1.16%) XenApp
10 2 (0.77%) Firmware
10 2 (0.77%) FreeRADIUS
10 2 (0.77%) PowerHA
11 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.39%) Samba
11 1 (0.39%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 20 (7.72%) Puppet
2 14 (5.41%) CA Wily
3 13 (5.02%) BladeLogic
4 12 (4.63%) Tivoli
4 12 (4.63%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (3.47%) Data Guard
6 8 (3.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 8 (3.09%) Oracle RMAN
7 7 (2.70%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 7 (2.70%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 5 (1.93%) Red Hat Satellite
9 4 (1.54%) Control-M
10 3 (1.16%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 3 (1.16%) EMC NetWorker
10 3 (1.16%) yum
11 2 (0.77%) CA Spectrum
11 2 (0.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 1 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 127 (49.03%) Oracle
2 114 (44.02%) IBM
3 48 (18.53%) HP
4 34 (13.13%) Red Hat
5 28 (10.81%) Veritas
6 24 (9.27%) VMware
7 16 (6.18%) CA
8 15 (5.79%) EMC
9 14 (5.41%) Microsoft
9 14 (5.41%) Sun
10 9 (3.47%) NetApp
11 8 (3.09%) Atlassian
11 8 (3.09%) BMC
12 7 (2.70%) Citrix
12 7 (2.70%) Software AG
13 6 (2.32%) Cisco
13 6 (2.32%) Sybase
13 6 (2.32%) Actimize
13 6 (2.32%) Informatica
13 6 (2.32%) 3PAR
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