The table below looks at the statistics for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank 80 39 44
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +5
Contract jobs citing AIX 7 42 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.48% 3.46% 2.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.89% 17.43% 11.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 25 6
Average daily rate
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£500 £450 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.29% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.13 £38.28 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-3.01% +61.16%
AIX
Scotland

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

Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
242 241 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 16.64% 19.87% 20.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 120 68
Average daily rate £375 £380 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £123 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 6
Average hourly rate £16.16 £17.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.94% +36.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -11.76%

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

AIX Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

AIX
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

AIX Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

AIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

AIX Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 12 (70.59%) UNIX
2 11 (64.71%) Banking
3 8 (47.06%) Solaris
3 8 (47.06%) Linux
4 5 (29.41%) Finance
5 4 (23.53%) Oracle
5 4 (23.53%) WebSphere
5 4 (23.53%) HPUX
6 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
6 3 (17.65%) Windows
6 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (17.65%) zOS
6 3 (17.65%) Change Management
7 2 (11.76%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (11.76%) Middleware
7 2 (11.76%) Migration
7 2 (11.76%) Replication
7 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
7 2 (11.76%) SOA
7 2 (11.76%) IBM
7 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
7 2 (11.76%) SAN
7 2 (11.76%) Java
7 2 (11.76%) SQL
7 2 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
7 2 (11.76%) Data Guard
8 1 (5.88%) NAS
8 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Portal

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (23.53%) WebSphere
2 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (5.88%) Apache
3 1 (5.88%) CICS
3 1 (5.88%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) NAS
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) DB2
2 1 (5.88%) Informix
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (5.88%) PowerBuilder
General
1 11 (64.71%) Banking
2 5 (29.41%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Architect
2 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (17.65%) UNIX Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) DBA
3 3 (17.65%) Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Designer
5 1 (5.88%) AIX Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Sybase Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Sybase DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (11.76%) Middleware
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Flex
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) J2EE
2 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Replication
2 1 (5.88%) Credit Risk
2 1 (5.88%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (5.88%) iSeries
2 1 (5.88%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) UNIX
2 8 (47.06%) Solaris
2 8 (47.06%) Linux
3 4 (23.53%) HPUX
4 3 (17.65%) Windows
4 3 (17.65%) zOS
5 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
1 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (17.65%) Change Management
2 2 (11.76%) Migration
2 2 (11.76%) SOA
3 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
3 1 (5.88%) Network Design
3 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) Java
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.88%) MUMPS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
1 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (5.88%) SRDF
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) IBM
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) F5
3 1 (5.88%) Sybase
3 1 (5.88%) Hitachi
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) Dell
3 1 (5.88%) EMC
3 1 (5.88%) VMware