The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the London region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank 321 247 297
Rank change year-on-year
-74 +50
Contract jobs citing AIX 91 134 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.38% 0.62% 0.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.82% 3.03% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 94 70
Average daily rate £400 £404 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.99% -4.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £320 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £579 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £21.00 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -55.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £37.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-52.70% +28.69%
Operating Systems Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5003 4425 5453
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 20.66% 20.46% 19.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3361 2865 3361
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £220 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.91% -3.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 233 234 319
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £135.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
AIX
England

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -8 25 £400 -11.11% 8
Hounslow - - - -
AIX
England

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

1 130 (58.56%) UNIX
2 125 (56.31%) Linux
3 112 (50.45%) Oracle
4 104 (46.85%) Windows
5 82 (36.94%) Solaris
6 70 (31.53%) Finance
7 69 (31.08%) IBM
8 48 (21.62%) SQL
9 47 (21.17%) Banking
10 42 (18.92%) Shell Script
10 42 (18.92%) Oracle Database
11 41 (18.47%) Microsoft
12 37 (16.67%) HP
13 36 (16.22%) Clustering
14 35 (15.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 35 (15.77%) Red Hat
15 34 (15.32%) VMware
16 33 (14.86%) SAN
17 32 (14.41%) Perl
17 32 (14.41%) Active Directory
18 31 (13.96%) Tivoli
18 31 (13.96%) EMC
19 30 (13.51%) WebSphere
20 29 (13.06%) ITIL
21 28 (12.61%) DB2
21 28 (12.61%) Middleware
22 26 (11.71%) Migration
22 26 (11.71%) HPUX
23 25 (11.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
24 23 (10.36%) VMware ESX

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 30 (13.51%) WebSphere
2 13 (5.86%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (3.60%) IIS
3 8 (3.60%) SAS
3 8 (3.60%) Gentran
4 6 (2.70%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.25%) WebLogic
5 5 (2.25%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (1.80%) WebSphere Process Server
6 4 (1.80%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.80%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (1.35%) Apache
7 3 (1.35%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.35%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.90%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.45%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 10 (4.50%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.60%) MS Office
3 1 (0.45%) DOC1
3 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.35%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.45%) Magento
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.70%) IaaS
2 3 (1.35%) SaaS
2 3 (1.35%) PaaS
3 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 33 (14.86%) SAN
2 19 (8.56%) SSL
3 15 (6.76%) FTP
4 13 (5.86%) Firewall
4 13 (5.86%) Network Security
5 9 (4.05%) SSH
5 9 (4.05%) TCP/IP
6 8 (3.60%) DMZ
7 7 (3.15%) LDAP
7 7 (3.15%) Internet
8 6 (2.70%) LAN
8 6 (2.70%) HTTP
8 6 (2.70%) WAN
9 5 (2.25%) VPN
9 5 (2.25%) NAS
10 4 (1.80%) Intranet
10 4 (1.80%) VLAN
11 3 (1.35%) SNA
11 3 (1.35%) NetScaler
11 3 (1.35%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (18.92%) Oracle Database
2 28 (12.61%) DB2
3 14 (6.31%) Relational Database
4 13 (5.86%) RDBMS
5 12 (5.41%) SQL Server
5 12 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (4.95%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (4.05%) Oracle Reports
7 9 (4.05%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (2.70%) OLAP
9 5 (2.25%) Oracle Exadata
9 5 (2.25%) Big Data
10 4 (1.80%) SAP HANA
11 3 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.35%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (1.35%) DTS
11 3 (1.35%) SQL Server 7
11 3 (1.35%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 16 (7.21%) ClearCase
2 13 (5.86%) Ant
3 12 (5.41%) Maven
4 6 (2.70%) ClearQuest
5 2 (0.90%) WebSpeed
5 2 (0.90%) Selenium
5 2 (0.90%) CruiseControl
5 2 (0.90%) JBehave
5 2 (0.90%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.45%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.45%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.45%) Subversion
6 1 (0.45%) ERwin
6 1 (0.45%) ProC
6 1 (0.45%) RSpec
6 1 (0.45%) JIRA
6 1 (0.45%) Introscope
6 1 (0.45%) JMeter
6 1 (0.45%) JUnit
6 1 (0.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 70 (31.53%) Finance
2 47 (21.17%) Banking
3 12 (5.41%) Investment Banking
4 11 (4.95%) Retail
5 10 (4.50%) Financial Institution
6 7 (3.15%) Telecoms
6 7 (3.15%) Dutch Language
7 6 (2.70%) French Language
8 5 (2.25%) Advertising
9 4 (1.80%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.80%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.35%) Marketing
10 3 (1.35%) Legal
11 2 (0.90%) Publishing
12 1 (0.45%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 40 (18.02%) Architect
2 38 (17.12%) Administrator
3 24 (10.81%) Analyst
4 18 (8.11%) Consultant
5 17 (7.66%) UNIX Administrator
5 17 (7.66%) Infrastructure Architect
6 15 (6.76%) DBA
6 15 (6.76%) Developer
7 14 (6.31%) Security Analyst
8 11 (4.95%) Technical Design Authority
9 9 (4.05%) Oracle DBA
10 8 (3.60%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (3.60%) DevOps Engineer
11 7 (3.15%) UNIX Support
11 7 (3.15%) Technical Architect
11 7 (3.15%) UNIX Systems Administrator
11 7 (3.15%) UNIX Engineer
12 6 (2.70%) Server Administrator
12 6 (2.70%) Senior Analyst
12 6 (2.70%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (12.61%) Middleware
2 9 (4.05%) ISPF
3 8 (3.60%) HTML
4 7 (3.15%) .NET
5 6 (2.70%) J2EE
5 6 (2.70%) WebSphere MQ
6 5 (2.25%) Ruby on Rails
6 5 (2.25%) XML
7 4 (1.80%) CSS
7 4 (1.80%) JSP
7 4 (1.80%) SOAP
8 3 (1.35%) Flash
9 2 (0.90%) EDI
9 2 (0.90%) SAP Basis
9 2 (0.90%) Web Services
9 2 (0.90%) ADO.NET
9 2 (0.90%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.90%) Worklight
10 1 (0.45%) SAP BC
10 1 (0.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 36 (16.22%) Clustering
2 21 (9.46%) Mainframe
3 14 (6.31%) AS400
4 9 (4.05%) GIS
4 9 (4.05%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.60%) DataPower
6 7 (3.15%) iSeries
6 7 (3.15%) Symmetrix DMX
6 7 (3.15%) PKI
6 7 (3.15%) HACMP
6 7 (3.15%) Replication
7 5 (2.25%) Wiki
8 4 (1.80%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.80%) IBM Mainframe
8 4 (1.80%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.35%) LPAR
9 3 (1.35%) CESG
9 3 (1.35%) Firmware
10 2 (0.90%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.90%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 130 (58.56%) UNIX
2 125 (56.31%) Linux
3 104 (46.85%) Windows
4 82 (36.94%) Solaris
5 35 (15.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 26 (11.71%) HPUX
7 22 (9.91%) VMS
8 20 (9.01%) SUSE
9 11 (4.95%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (4.95%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (2.25%) OS/390
11 4 (1.80%) zOS
11 4 (1.80%) Mac OS X
12 3 (1.35%) MVS
12 3 (1.35%) Windows 2000
12 3 (1.35%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.90%) Windows NT
13 2 (0.90%) Android
14 1 (0.45%) OpenSolaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (13.06%) ITIL
2 26 (11.71%) Migration
3 19 (8.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 17 (7.66%) Change Management
5 13 (5.86%) Performance Tuning
6 12 (5.41%) Capacity Management
6 12 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (4.95%) Information Security
7 11 (4.95%) High Availability
8 10 (4.50%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (4.05%) Configuration Management
9 9 (4.05%) E-Commerce
9 9 (4.05%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (4.05%) Performance Analysis
10 8 (3.60%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (3.60%) Project Management
10 8 (3.60%) Identity Management
11 7 (3.15%) Workflow
11 7 (3.15%) Incident Management
11 7 (3.15%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (21.62%) SQL
2 42 (18.92%) Shell Script
3 32 (14.41%) Perl
4 14 (6.31%) JavaScript
5 13 (5.86%) Python
6 12 (5.41%) JCL
7 11 (4.95%) Korn
8 10 (4.50%) Java
9 9 (4.05%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.70%) C
11 5 (2.25%) C++
11 5 (2.25%) Ruby
12 3 (1.35%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.35%) PHP
12 3 (1.35%) REXX
12 3 (1.35%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.90%) VBScript
13 2 (0.90%) VB
13 2 (0.90%) Progress 4GL
13 2 (0.90%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (5.86%) CISSP
2 10 (4.50%) CISM
3 8 (3.60%) Degree
4 6 (2.70%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.80%) CCNP
7 3 (1.35%) RHCE
7 3 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.35%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.90%) MCSE
8 2 (0.90%) MCSA
8 2 (0.90%) CCNA
8 2 (0.90%) SCSA
9 1 (0.45%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.45%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.45%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.45%) CCIE
9 1 (0.45%) SAP Certification
9 1 (0.45%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.90%) QA
2 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.45%) SLA
2 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 32 (14.41%) Active Directory
2 23 (10.36%) VMware ESX
3 22 (9.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (6.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 13 (5.86%) PowerHA
6 12 (5.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 11 (4.95%) Oracle RAC
8 7 (3.15%) Oracle RMAN
8 7 (3.15%) vSphere
9 6 (2.70%) Veritas File System
9 6 (2.70%) KVM
10 4 (1.80%) SRDF
10 4 (1.80%) XenApp
10 4 (1.80%) Hyper-V
11 3 (1.35%) XenDesktop
11 3 (1.35%) NFS
12 2 (0.90%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 2 (0.90%) Samba
12 2 (0.90%) VMware GSX
12 2 (0.90%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 31 (13.96%) Tivoli
2 25 (11.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 13 (5.86%) Puppet
4 9 (4.05%) BladeLogic
5 7 (3.15%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (2.70%) Data Guard
6 6 (2.70%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 3 (1.35%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (0.90%) HP SiteScope
8 2 (0.90%) YUM
8 2 (0.90%) WSUS
8 2 (0.90%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 2 (0.90%) EMC Navisphere
8 2 (0.90%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.90%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (0.90%) Control-M
9 1 (0.45%) EMC TimeFinder
9 1 (0.45%) Nessus
9 1 (0.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 112 (50.45%) Oracle
2 69 (31.08%) IBM
3 41 (18.47%) Microsoft
4 37 (16.67%) HP
5 35 (15.77%) Red Hat
6 34 (15.32%) VMware
7 31 (13.96%) EMC
8 19 (8.56%) SAP
8 19 (8.56%) NetApp
9 18 (8.11%) Cisco
10 17 (7.66%) BMC
10 17 (7.66%) Cyber-Ark
11 16 (7.21%) Gemalto
11 16 (7.21%) Veritas
12 15 (6.76%) CheckPoint
13 13 (5.86%) Citrix
14 10 (4.50%) JBoss
15 9 (4.05%) Sun
16 7 (3.15%) Hitachi
17 6 (2.70%) Ab Initio
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