The table below looks at the statistics for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AIX
Rank 59 58 68
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Contract jobs citing AIX 20 32 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.94% 1.88% 0.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.74% 14.61% 5.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 26 4
Median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £356 £391
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £495 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-10.58% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-7.09% +3.33%
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
157 219 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.20% 12.84% 15.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 126 109
Median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £238 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £11.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing AIX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AIX across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

AIX Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 September 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for AIX.

1 26 (66.67%) HPUX
1 26 (66.67%) Solaris
2 22 (56.41%) Migration
3 20 (51.28%) Linux
3 20 (51.28%) Finance
4 18 (46.15%) Banking
5 15 (38.46%) Windows
6 11 (28.21%) Change Management
6 11 (28.21%) Unix
7 10 (25.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (23.08%) Middleware
9 8 (20.51%) Red Hat
10 7 (17.95%) SAN
10 7 (17.95%) HP
10 7 (17.95%) Oracle
10 7 (17.95%) WebSphere
10 7 (17.95%) EMC NetWorker
11 6 (15.38%) SRDF
11 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (15.38%) Mainframe
11 6 (15.38%) NetBackup
11 6 (15.38%) SQL
11 6 (15.38%) ITIL
11 6 (15.38%) SSL
11 6 (15.38%) Veritas
11 6 (15.38%) zOS
12 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (12.82%) Shell Script
12 5 (12.82%) IBM
12 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 7 (17.95%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (7.69%) WebSphere Process Server
3 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.56%) Apache
4 1 (2.56%) CMS
4 1 (2.56%) Confluence
4 1 (2.56%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.95%) SAN
2 6 (15.38%) SSL
3 1 (2.56%) DNS
3 1 (2.56%) Firewall
3 1 (2.56%) HTTP
3 1 (2.56%) Internet
3 1 (2.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) DB2
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) ClearCase
1 3 (7.69%) ClearQuest
2 2 (5.13%) Artifactory
2 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.13%) StarTeam
2 2 (5.13%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.56%) Ant
3 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.56%) Gradle
3 1 (2.56%) Grunt
3 1 (2.56%) gulp
3 1 (2.56%) Hudson
3 1 (2.56%) JIRA
3 1 (2.56%) Maven
3 1 (2.56%) Selenium
3 1 (2.56%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (2.56%) Subversion
3 1 (2.56%) Vagrant
General
1 20 (51.28%) Finance
2 18 (46.15%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (41.03%) Administrator
2 15 (38.46%) Architect
3 9 (23.08%) Infrastructure Architect
4 6 (15.38%) Unix Administrator
5 4 (10.26%) WebSphere Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) Migration Specialist
6 3 (7.69%) Storage Specialist
6 3 (7.69%) Windows Specialist
7 2 (5.13%) AIX Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Data Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Data Centre Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Data Migration Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Middleware Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Migration Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Server Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Architect
7 2 (5.13%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Wintel Architect
8 1 (2.56%) Consultant
8 1 (2.56%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.08%) Middleware
2 2 (5.13%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.56%) HTML
3 1 (2.56%) Java EE
3 1 (2.56%) JDBC
3 1 (2.56%) JSP
3 1 (2.56%) Servlets
3 1 (2.56%) SOAP
3 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Mainframe
2 3 (7.69%) Clustering
2 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) DataPower
4 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.56%) Online Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (66.67%) HPUX
1 26 (66.67%) Solaris
2 20 (51.28%) Linux
3 15 (38.46%) Windows
4 11 (28.21%) Unix
5 10 (25.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (15.38%) zOS
7 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (7.69%) Windows 2000
8 3 (7.69%) Windows Server
9 2 (5.13%) Windows 10
9 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
9 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (5.13%) Windows XP
10 1 (2.56%) i5/OS
10 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (56.41%) Migration
2 11 (28.21%) Change Management
3 6 (15.38%) ITIL
3 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (10.26%) Patch Management
5 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.13%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.13%) Smoke Testing
5 2 (5.13%) Software Testing
5 2 (5.13%) Supplier Management
5 2 (5.13%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.56%) Automated Testing
6 1 (2.56%) Content Management
6 1 (2.56%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (2.56%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.56%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.56%) Project Management
6 1 (2.56%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.38%) SQL
2 5 (12.82%) Shell Script
3 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.13%) Java
4 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.56%) Perl
4 1 (2.56%) Python
4 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.13%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.13%) MCITP
2 2 (5.13%) MCSA
2 2 (5.13%) MCSE
2 2 (5.13%) MCTS
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) SRDF
2 4 (10.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.56%) Docker
4 1 (2.56%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (2.56%) VirtualBox
4 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.56%) zsh
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) EMC NetWorker
2 6 (15.38%) NetBackup
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (5.13%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (5.13%) Netcool
4 2 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (5.13%) Puppet
5 1 (2.56%) Ansible
5 1 (2.56%) CA Wily
5 1 (2.56%) logstash
5 1 (2.56%) QRadar
5 1 (2.56%) rkt
5 1 (2.56%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.56%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Red Hat
2 7 (17.95%) HP
2 7 (17.95%) Oracle
3 6 (15.38%) Veritas
4 5 (12.82%) IBM
5 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.13%) Citrix
6 2 (5.13%) Cyber-Ark
6 2 (5.13%) Intel Security
6 2 (5.13%) Splunk
7 1 (2.56%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.56%) EMC
7 1 (2.56%) Google
7 1 (2.56%) VMware