Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 19 January 2018 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
England > London
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 516 425 375
Rank change year-on-year -91 -50 -2
Contract jobs citing AIX 112 170 232
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.24% 0.41% 0.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.17% 1.95% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 104 127
London median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% - -
10th Percentile £390 £338 £320
90th Percentile £584 £588 £605
England median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +1.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
London median hourly rate - £16.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -52.94% -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +23.29% -1.35% -1.33%

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 London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 9,584 8,711 9,318
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 20.63% 20.80% 21.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,819 6,043 6,329
London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £200 £238 £205
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 285 197 297
London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £17.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.58% +9.29% +5.36%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.40 £11.22
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £43.75
England median hourly rate £17.43 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +5.64% - +3.13%

AIX
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for AIX in London

AIX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AIX in London

AIX
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AIX in London over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AIX in London

AIX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AIX in London

AIX
Contract Job Locations in 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 London region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. 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
Central London -25 20 £475 +11.76%
South London -30 6 £463 -33.93%
West London -27 3 £400 +14.29%
AIX
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 London region with a requirement for AIX.

1 81 (72.32%) Linux
2 72 (64.29%) Unix
3 59 (52.68%) Solaris
4 52 (46.43%) Finance
5 46 (41.07%) Banking
6 44 (39.29%) Oracle
7 36 (32.14%) Windows
8 32 (28.57%) SAN
9 31 (27.68%) Python
10 27 (24.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 26 (23.21%) Shell Script
12 25 (22.32%) Veritas
12 25 (22.32%) IBM
13 24 (21.43%) EMC
13 24 (21.43%) Puppet
14 23 (20.54%) Perl
14 23 (20.54%) Ruby
15 21 (18.75%) VMware
15 21 (18.75%) Java
15 21 (18.75%) DevOps
16 20 (17.86%) Red Hat
16 20 (17.86%) Investment Banking
17 19 (16.96%) Migration
17 19 (16.96%) Data Centre
18 18 (16.07%) Oracle Database
19 17 (15.18%) Security Cleared
19 17 (15.18%) VMware Infrastructure
19 17 (15.18%) NAS
20 16 (14.29%) Firewall
20 16 (14.29%) Performance Tuning

AIX
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 12 (10.71%) MQSeries
2 9 (8.04%) OpenStack
3 8 (7.14%) Apache
3 8 (7.14%) WebSphere
4 7 (6.25%) Tomcat
5 5 (4.46%) WebLogic
6 4 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (2.68%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (2.68%) IIS
8 2 (1.79%) Confluence
8 2 (1.79%) FileNet
8 2 (1.79%) JBoss
8 2 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.89%) CICS
9 1 (0.89%) SAS
Business Applications
1 4 (3.57%) Actimize
1 4 (3.57%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.89%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.89%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (28.57%) SAN
2 17 (15.18%) NAS
3 16 (14.29%) Firewall
4 10 (8.93%) Network Security
5 5 (4.46%) TCP/IP
6 4 (3.57%) SSH
7 3 (2.68%) DNS
7 3 (2.68%) LAN
7 3 (2.68%) WAN
8 2 (1.79%) Internet
8 2 (1.79%) OSPF
8 2 (1.79%) VLAN
8 2 (1.79%) VPN
8 2 (1.79%) VSAN
9 1 (0.89%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.89%) FCoE
9 1 (0.89%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.89%) InfiniBand
9 1 (0.89%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.89%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.07%) Oracle Database
2 11 (9.82%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.46%) DB2
3 5 (4.46%) Oracle Exadata
4 4 (3.57%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.57%) MySQL
5 3 (2.68%) Big Data
5 3 (2.68%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.68%) HBase
5 3 (2.68%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (1.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (1.79%) DataStax
6 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.79%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.89%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.89%) Pentaho
7 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.89%) UniData
Development Applications
1 4 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.68%) Codeship
2 3 (2.68%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.68%) Travis CI
3 2 (1.79%) IBM UrbanCode
3 2 (1.79%) JIRA
3 2 (1.79%) Selenium
4 1 (0.89%) Gerrit
4 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 52 (46.43%) Finance
2 46 (41.07%) Banking
3 20 (17.86%) Investment Banking
4 11 (9.82%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.68%) Legal
6 2 (1.79%) Electronics
6 2 (1.79%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.79%) Marketing
6 2 (1.79%) Retail
6 2 (1.79%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.79%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.89%) Local Government
7 1 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (16.07%) Administrator
2 14 (12.50%) Applications Support
2 14 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (9.82%) Architect
3 11 (9.82%) Linux Engineer
4 10 (8.93%) Consultant
4 10 (8.93%) Storage Engineer
5 9 (8.04%) Analyst
5 9 (8.04%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
6 8 (7.14%) Unix Engineer
7 7 (6.25%) Compliance Analyst
7 7 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
7 7 (6.25%) Support Analyst
7 7 (6.25%) Unix Administrator
8 6 (5.36%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (5.36%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 6 (5.36%) Unix Systems Engineer
9 5 (4.46%) Developer
9 5 (4.46%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.39%) J2EE
2 12 (10.71%) JSP
3 7 (6.25%) X-Windows
4 5 (4.46%) RESTful
5 4 (3.57%) Java EE
5 4 (3.57%) Middleware
5 4 (3.57%) Web Services
5 4 (3.57%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (2.68%) Elastic Stack
6 3 (2.68%) Kafka
6 3 (2.68%) LDAP
7 2 (1.79%) .NET
7 2 (1.79%) Apache Camel
7 2 (1.79%) IBM Integration Bus
7 2 (1.79%) LAPP Stack
7 2 (1.79%) Node.js
7 2 (1.79%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 2 (1.79%) RESTEasy
7 2 (1.79%) XML
7 2 (1.79%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.96%) Data Centre
2 14 (12.50%) SWIFT
3 11 (9.82%) Replication
4 9 (8.04%) Management Information System
5 8 (7.14%) Fedwire
6 7 (6.25%) EMC Centera
6 7 (6.25%) EMC VMAX
6 7 (6.25%) EMC VNX
6 7 (6.25%) EMC VNXe
6 7 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (4.46%) Clustering
8 4 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (3.57%) CMDB
8 4 (3.57%) Mobile App
9 3 (2.68%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (2.68%) Mainframe
10 2 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (1.79%) IBM Mainframe
10 2 (1.79%) iSeries
11 1 (0.89%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 81 (72.32%) Linux
2 72 (64.29%) Unix
3 59 (52.68%) Solaris
4 36 (32.14%) Windows
5 27 (24.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (9.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (8.04%) SUSE
9 7 (6.25%) Data ONTAP
9 7 (6.25%) Windows 2000
10 6 (5.36%) Windows Server
11 4 (3.57%) CoreOS
11 4 (3.57%) Debian
11 4 (3.57%) HPUX
11 4 (3.57%) Ubuntu
12 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.89%) Android
13 1 (0.89%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.89%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.89%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (18.75%) DevOps
2 19 (16.96%) Migration
3 16 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 15 (13.39%) Change Management
5 12 (10.71%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 12 (10.71%) Asset Management
5 12 (10.71%) Investment Management
5 12 (10.71%) Load Balancing
6 10 (8.93%) Information Security
6 10 (8.93%) Task Automation
7 9 (8.04%) BCP
7 9 (8.04%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (8.04%) Open Source
7 9 (8.04%) Performance Monitoring
8 8 (7.14%) Configuration Management
8 8 (7.14%) SDLC
8 8 (7.14%) Workflow
9 7 (6.25%) Break/Fix
9 7 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 31 (27.68%) Python
2 26 (23.21%) Shell Script
3 23 (20.54%) Perl
3 23 (20.54%) Ruby
4 21 (18.75%) Java
5 14 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 13 (11.61%) Korn
7 11 (9.82%) SQL
8 4 (3.57%) C++
9 3 (2.68%) C
9 3 (2.68%) Go
9 3 (2.68%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.68%) Scala
10 2 (1.79%) Gremlin
11 1 (0.89%) C#
11 1 (0.89%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.89%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.89%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (15.18%) Security Cleared
2 9 (8.04%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.68%) RHCE
4 1 (0.89%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.89%) CISA
4 1 (0.89%) CISM
4 1 (0.89%) CISSP
4 1 (0.89%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.61%) SEPA
2 10 (8.93%) SLA
3 7 (6.25%) PMO
4 5 (4.46%) QA
5 4 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.89%) GDPR
6 1 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.89%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.89%) SAS 70
System Software
1 17 (15.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (11.61%) Firmware
2 13 (11.61%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 12 (10.71%) SRDF
4 11 (9.82%) Docker
5 9 (8.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 8 (7.14%) Samba
6 8 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (5.36%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (4.46%) Active Directory
8 5 (4.46%) KVM
8 5 (4.46%) NFS
8 5 (4.46%) Veritas File System
9 4 (3.57%) vSphere
10 3 (2.68%) HDFS
11 2 (1.79%) Hyper-V
11 2 (1.79%) PowerHA
11 2 (1.79%) RHEV
12 1 (0.89%) vCloud
12 1 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 24 (21.43%) Puppet
2 15 (13.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 10 (8.93%) Ansible
4 9 (8.04%) Tivoli
5 8 (7.14%) EMC NetWorker
5 8 (7.14%) NetBackup
5 8 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (7.14%) Red Hat Satellite
6 7 (6.25%) EMC TimeFinder
6 7 (6.25%) NetApp OnCommand
7 4 (3.57%) CFEngine
8 3 (2.68%) Kibana
8 3 (2.68%) Kubernetes
8 3 (2.68%) logstash
8 3 (2.68%) Rancher
8 3 (2.68%) ZABBIX
9 2 (1.79%) Ambari
9 2 (1.79%) BMC PATROL
9 2 (1.79%) Data Guard
9 2 (1.79%) Terraform
Vendors
1 44 (39.29%) Oracle
2 25 (22.32%) IBM
2 25 (22.32%) Veritas
3 24 (21.43%) EMC
4 21 (18.75%) VMware
5 20 (17.86%) Red Hat
6 12 (10.71%) NetApp
7 9 (8.04%) 3PAR
7 9 (8.04%) HP
7 9 (8.04%) Microsoft
8 7 (6.25%) Brocade
8 7 (6.25%) Cisco
9 5 (4.46%) Splunk
10 4 (3.57%) SaltStack
10 4 (3.57%) SAP
11 3 (2.68%) Google
11 3 (2.68%) Hortonworks
12 2 (1.79%) AppDynamics
12 2 (1.79%) CyberArk
12 2 (1.79%) ServiceNow