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 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 269 318 272
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -46
Contract jobs citing AIX 171 106 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.71% 0.44% 0.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.32% 1.92% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 69 79
Average daily rate
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£443 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £260 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £530 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £355
% change year-on-year
- +19.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £34.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%
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
5154 5527 5798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 21.41% 22.73% 22.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3514 3622 3805
Average daily rate £413 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 247 261
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.56 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £34.00 £29.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +27 39 £400 -5.88% 3
Paddington - 6 £525 -
Croydon -18 2 £525 +52.17% 1
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
AIX
England

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 157 (52.51%) Linux
2 143 (47.83%) UNIX
3 134 (44.82%) WebSphere
4 124 (41.47%) Oracle
5 113 (37.79%) IBM
6 97 (32.44%) Windows
7 75 (25.08%) Solaris
8 60 (20.07%) DataPower
9 57 (19.06%) Middleware
10 55 (18.39%) Shell Script
11 53 (17.73%) Finance
12 52 (17.39%) WebSphere MQ
13 47 (15.72%) SQL
14 43 (14.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
15 40 (13.38%) DB2
15 40 (13.38%) Red Hat
16 38 (12.71%) HP
16 38 (12.71%) Java
17 37 (12.37%) SQL Server
18 35 (11.71%) Banking
19 33 (11.04%) Migration
19 33 (11.04%) WebSphere Application Server
20 32 (10.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 31 (10.37%) PKI
22 29 (9.70%) Veritas
23 28 (9.36%) JavaScript
23 28 (9.36%) ITIL
24 27 (9.03%) Perl
24 27 (9.03%) zOS
24 27 (9.03%) Oracle Database

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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
1 134 (44.82%) WebSphere
2 33 (11.04%) WebSphere Application Server
3 26 (8.70%) MQSeries
4 19 (6.35%) CICS
5 18 (6.02%) Tomcat
6 15 (5.02%) IIS
7 13 (4.35%) WebSphere Portal
7 13 (4.35%) WebSphere Process Server
8 12 (4.01%) WebLogic
9 8 (2.68%) SAS
9 8 (2.68%) IBM HTTP Server
10 7 (2.34%) Apache
11 6 (2.01%) PowerExchange
12 3 (1.00%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.67%) MS Exchange
13 2 (0.67%) JBoss
13 2 (0.67%) iPlanet
13 2 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.67%) Confluence
14 1 (0.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 9 (3.01%) MS Office
1 9 (3.01%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.68%) MS Visio
2 8 (2.68%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.34%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.00%) BusinessWare
3 2 (0.67%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.33%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (7.69%) SAN
2 20 (6.69%) Firewall
3 17 (5.69%) SSL
4 13 (4.35%) LDAP
5 12 (4.01%) SSH
6 11 (3.68%) HTTP
7 10 (3.34%) TCP/IP
7 10 (3.34%) WAN
8 8 (2.68%) LAN
9 7 (2.34%) FTP
10 6 (2.01%) NAS
11 4 (1.34%) DNS
11 4 (1.34%) Intrusion Detection
12 2 (0.67%) VLAN
12 2 (0.67%) Network Security
12 2 (0.67%) SMTP
13 1 (0.33%) SMS
13 1 (0.33%) VPN
13 1 (0.33%) DMZ
13 1 (0.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (13.38%) DB2
2 37 (12.37%) SQL Server
3 27 (9.03%) Oracle Database
4 13 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
4 13 (4.35%) MySQL
5 12 (4.01%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (2.68%) Relational Database
6 8 (2.68%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 7 (2.34%) RDBMS
8 6 (2.01%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (2.01%) Oracle Database 12c
9 5 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.67%) PowerCenter
9 5 (1.67%) Base SAS
9 5 (1.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 4 (1.34%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (1.00%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.67%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 19 (6.35%) Introscope
2 17 (5.69%) Maven
3 16 (5.35%) Ant
4 13 (4.35%) Jenkins
5 12 (4.01%) Subversion
6 9 (3.01%) Git (software)
7 8 (2.68%) Selenium
7 8 (2.68%) LoadRunner
7 8 (2.68%) ClearCase
8 5 (1.67%) JIRA
8 5 (1.67%) SoapUI
8 5 (1.67%) JBehave
9 3 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.33%) Build Forge
10 1 (0.33%) Hudson
10 1 (0.33%) TestDirector
10 1 (0.33%) CruiseControl
General
1 53 (17.73%) Finance
2 35 (11.71%) Banking
3 7 (2.34%) Retail
4 5 (1.67%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.00%) Advertising
6 2 (0.67%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.67%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 58 (19.40%) Consultant
2 51 (17.06%) Architect
3 42 (14.05%) Administrator
4 21 (7.02%) Analyst
5 18 (6.02%) UNIX Administrator
5 18 (6.02%) WebSphere Consultant
6 17 (5.69%) Systems Administrator
7 15 (5.02%) WebSphere Specialist
8 13 (4.35%) Applications Specialist
8 13 (4.35%) Server Specialist
8 13 (4.35%) WebSphere Server Specialist
9 12 (4.01%) WebSphere Architect
9 12 (4.01%) Support Analyst
9 12 (4.01%) UNIX Engineer
9 12 (4.01%) Infrastructure Architect
10 11 (3.68%) Server Administrator
11 10 (3.34%) WebSphere Administrator
11 10 (3.34%) Technical Architect
11 10 (3.34%) DevOps Engineer
12 9 (3.01%) UNIX Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (19.06%) Middleware
2 52 (17.39%) WebSphere MQ
3 43 (14.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 21 (7.02%) SOAP
5 18 (6.02%) HTML
6 17 (5.69%) JSP
7 16 (5.35%) XML
8 9 (3.01%) Spring
8 9 (3.01%) SailPoint
9 8 (2.68%) SPML
9 8 (2.68%) REST
9 8 (2.68%) Java SE
9 8 (2.68%) Java EE
9 8 (2.68%) Servlets
10 5 (1.67%) Web Services
11 3 (1.00%) J2EE
11 3 (1.00%) XSLT
11 3 (1.00%) JMS
12 2 (0.67%) WSDL
12 2 (0.67%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 60 (20.07%) DataPower
2 31 (10.37%) PKI
3 19 (6.35%) LPAR
3 19 (6.35%) Data Centre
4 18 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (4.35%) Management Information System
6 12 (4.01%) Clustering
7 8 (2.68%) Mainframe
8 6 (2.01%) AS400
9 4 (1.34%) Cryptography
9 4 (1.34%) iSeries
9 4 (1.34%) IBM Mainframe
10 3 (1.00%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.00%) EMC Centera
10 3 (1.00%) HACMP
10 3 (1.00%) Credit Risk
11 2 (0.67%) IBM XIV
11 2 (0.67%) HP Storage
11 2 (0.67%) Replication
11 2 (0.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 157 (52.51%) Linux
2 143 (47.83%) UNIX
3 97 (32.44%) Windows
4 75 (25.08%) Solaris
5 32 (10.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 27 (9.03%) zOS
7 19 (6.35%) SUSE
8 17 (5.69%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 13 (4.35%) HPUX
10 8 (2.68%) Oracle Linux
11 6 (2.01%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (1.00%) VMS
13 3 (1.00%) i5/OS
14 2 (0.67%) CentOS
14 2 (0.67%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.67%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (11.04%) Migration
2 28 (9.36%) ITIL
3 25 (8.36%) Configuration Management
4 21 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (6.35%) Project Management
6 16 (5.35%) E-Commerce
7 15 (5.02%) Change Management
7 15 (5.02%) Disaster Recovery
7 15 (5.02%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (5.02%) DevOps
8 14 (4.68%) OO
9 13 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
9 13 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
10 12 (4.01%) Project Planning
11 11 (3.68%) Automated Testing
12 10 (3.34%) Technical Architecture
12 10 (3.34%) Service Management
13 9 (3.01%) Open Source
13 9 (3.01%) SDLC
14 8 (2.68%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 55 (18.39%) Shell Script
2 47 (15.72%) SQL
3 38 (12.71%) Java
4 28 (9.36%) JavaScript
5 27 (9.03%) Perl
6 25 (8.36%) Jython
7 22 (7.36%) Python
8 14 (4.68%) Korn
9 12 (4.01%) PL/SQL
10 9 (3.01%) BeanShell
11 8 (2.68%) C
12 7 (2.34%) Ruby
13 6 (2.01%) T-SQL
14 5 (1.67%) Bash Shell
15 4 (1.34%) sed
16 3 (1.00%) C-shell
17 2 (0.67%) VB
17 2 (0.67%) AWK
18 1 (0.33%) JCL
18 1 (0.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (6.69%) Degree
2 14 (4.68%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.01%) DV Cleared
4 6 (2.01%) CISSP
5 5 (1.67%) ISEB
6 4 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.00%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.67%) CISM
8 2 (0.67%) CCSP
8 2 (0.67%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.33%) PMP
9 1 (0.33%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.33%) CCNP
9 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.33%) GCIA
9 1 (0.33%) GCIH
9 1 (0.33%) CEH
9 1 (0.33%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.35%) QA
2 6 (2.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.00%) SLA
4 3 (1.00%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.67%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.67%) BS7799
6 1 (0.33%) COBIT
6 1 (0.33%) COSO
System Software
1 18 (6.02%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 12 (4.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.68%) Oracle RAC
4 10 (3.34%) vSphere
5 8 (2.68%) Active Directory
5 8 (2.68%) VMware ESX
6 5 (1.67%) Hyper-V
7 4 (1.34%) KVM
7 4 (1.34%) Oracle Clusterware
8 3 (1.00%) iptables
8 3 (1.00%) PowerHA
8 3 (1.00%) RHEV
8 3 (1.00%) NFS
9 2 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.67%) XenApp
9 2 (0.67%) ClearTrust
9 2 (0.67%) Firmware
10 1 (0.33%) Samba
10 1 (0.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (0.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (6.35%) CA Wily
2 16 (5.35%) Puppet
3 14 (4.68%) Tivoli
4 13 (4.35%) BladeLogic
5 12 (4.01%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (2.34%) Data Guard
6 7 (2.34%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 6 (2.01%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 6 (2.01%) Oracle RMAN
8 4 (1.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 3 (1.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 3 (1.00%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (1.00%) yum
9 3 (1.00%) Oracle ZFS
10 2 (0.67%) CA Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 1 (0.33%) Netcool
11 1 (0.33%) Netcool/OMNIbus
11 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 124 (41.47%) Oracle
2 113 (37.79%) IBM
3 40 (13.38%) Red Hat
4 38 (12.71%) HP
5 29 (9.70%) Veritas
6 21 (7.02%) CA
7 20 (6.69%) VMware
8 19 (6.35%) EMC
8 19 (6.35%) Microsoft
9 16 (5.35%) Sun
10 12 (4.01%) Sybase
11 11 (3.68%) Informatica
12 9 (3.01%) BMC
12 9 (3.01%) Atlassian
13 8 (2.68%) Software AG
14 7 (2.34%) NetApp
15 6 (2.01%) webMethods
15 6 (2.01%) Citrix
15 6 (2.01%) 3PAR
16 5 (1.67%) Cisco