Period
to 18 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for AIX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AIX over the 6 months to 18 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

IBM AIX
London > Central London
6 months to
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 267 285 229
Rank change year-on-year +18 -56 -15
Contract jobs citing AIX 7 13 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.081% 0.14% 0.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.41% 0.68% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 13
Central London median daily rate £675 £413 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +63.64% -21.43% +23.53%
10th Percentile £573 £384 £325
90th Percentile £688 £509 £740
London median daily rate £525 £425 £488
% change year-on-year +23.53% -12.82% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Central London median hourly rate £43.20 - -
London median hourly rate £43.20 - -

AIX is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,702 1,906 1,611
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 19.77% 20.48% 21.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,284 1,450 1,234
Central London median daily rate £475 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.44%
10th Percentile £175 £187 £213
90th Percentile £650 £650 £638
London median daily rate £478 £488 £468
% change year-on-year -2.05% +4.28% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 78 39
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.25 £18.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.00% +2.41%
10th Percentile £14.00 £14.00 £12.85
90th Percentile £37.50 £24.30 £131.50
London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.25 £20.75
% change year-on-year +9.09% -7.23% +22.06%

AIX
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing AIX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for AIX in Central London

AIX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AIX in Central London

AIX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AIX in Central London

AIX
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX within the Central London region over the 6 months to 18 July 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +12 5 £675 +63.74% 1
AIX
London

For the 6 months to 18 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing AIX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for AIX.

1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) Apache
3 3 (42.86%) IBM
3 3 (42.86%) Migration
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
3 3 (42.86%) F5
4 2 (28.57%) DevOps
4 2 (28.57%) Server Building
4 2 (28.57%) EMC VMAX
4 2 (28.57%) vMotion
4 2 (28.57%) Brocade
4 2 (28.57%) 3PAR
4 2 (28.57%) OSGi
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
4 2 (28.57%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Release Management
4 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
4 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Adobe
4 2 (28.57%) EMC
4 2 (28.57%) SAN
4 2 (28.57%) HTTP

AIX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) Apache
2 2 (28.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (28.57%) IBM HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) HTTP
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MariaDB
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Exadata
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Storage Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Migration Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Presales Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Storage Presales Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) OSGi
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Solaris
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Release Management
2 2 (28.57%) Server Building
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Presales
3 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) vMotion
2 1 (14.29%) Ansible
2 1 (14.29%) Data Guard
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) F5
2 3 (42.86%) IBM
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) 3PAR
3 2 (28.57%) Adobe
3 2 (28.57%) Brocade
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat