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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AIX
Rank 64 60 72
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Contract jobs citing AIX 22 32 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.89% 1.91% 0.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.57% 13.68% 6.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 27 4
Median daily rate £450 £425 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +7.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £350 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £500 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £428 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
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
175 234 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.00% 13.99% 15.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 126 103
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £270 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £437
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Median hourly rate £12.00 £20.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 25 (58.14%) HPUX
1 25 (58.14%) Solaris
2 22 (51.16%) Migration
3 21 (48.84%) Linux
4 20 (46.51%) Finance
5 18 (41.86%) Banking
6 16 (37.21%) Windows
7 12 (27.91%) Unix
7 12 (27.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (25.58%) Change Management
8 11 (25.58%) Red Hat
9 9 (20.93%) SAN
9 9 (20.93%) Middleware
9 9 (20.93%) Oracle
10 7 (16.28%) WebSphere
10 7 (16.28%) EMC NetWorker
10 7 (16.28%) SQL
10 7 (16.28%) HP
10 7 (16.28%) SSL
10 7 (16.28%) IBM
10 7 (16.28%) Shell Script
10 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (13.95%) Mainframe
11 6 (13.95%) zOS
11 6 (13.95%) Veritas
11 6 (13.95%) ITIL
11 6 (13.95%) SRDF
11 6 (13.95%) NetBackup
12 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003

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 (16.28%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.98%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.98%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (6.98%) WebSphere Process Server
3 2 (4.65%) Confluence
3 2 (4.65%) OpenStack
3 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.33%) Apache
4 1 (2.33%) CMS
4 1 (2.33%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.65%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (4.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) SAN
2 7 (16.28%) SSL
3 2 (4.65%) HTTP
3 2 (4.65%) LDAP
4 1 (2.33%) DNS
4 1 (2.33%) Firewall
4 1 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) DB2
2 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
2 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) ClearCase
2 3 (6.98%) Artifactory
2 3 (6.98%) ClearQuest
2 3 (6.98%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.98%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.98%) TeamCity
3 2 (4.65%) Ant
3 2 (4.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (4.65%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.65%) Gradle
3 2 (4.65%) Grunt
3 2 (4.65%) gulp
3 2 (4.65%) Hudson
3 2 (4.65%) JIRA
3 2 (4.65%) Maven
3 2 (4.65%) Selenium
3 2 (4.65%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (4.65%) StarTeam
3 2 (4.65%) Subversion
3 2 (4.65%) Vagrant
General
1 20 (46.51%) Finance
2 18 (41.86%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Administrator
2 15 (34.88%) Architect
3 9 (20.93%) Infrastructure Architect
4 8 (18.60%) Unix Administrator
5 4 (9.30%) WebSphere Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) Migration Specialist
6 3 (6.98%) Server Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) Storage Specialist
6 3 (6.98%) Windows Specialist
7 2 (4.65%) AIX Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Data Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Data Centre Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Data Migration Architect
7 2 (4.65%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) Middleware Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Migration Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) Wintel Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.93%) Middleware
2 2 (4.65%) HTML
2 2 (4.65%) Java EE
2 2 (4.65%) JDBC
2 2 (4.65%) JSP
2 2 (4.65%) Servlets
2 2 (4.65%) SOAP
2 2 (4.65%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (4.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Mainframe
2 3 (6.98%) Clustering
2 3 (6.98%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.65%) LPAR
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) DataPower
4 1 (2.33%) Online Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (58.14%) HPUX
1 25 (58.14%) Solaris
2 21 (48.84%) Linux
3 16 (37.21%) Windows
4 12 (27.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (27.91%) Unix
5 6 (13.95%) zOS
6 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (6.98%) Windows 2000
7 3 (6.98%) Windows Server
8 2 (4.65%) Mac OS X
8 2 (4.65%) Windows 10
8 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (4.65%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.33%) i5/OS
9 1 (2.33%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (51.16%) Migration
2 11 (25.58%) Change Management
3 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (13.95%) ITIL
5 4 (9.30%) Patch Management
5 4 (9.30%) Project Management
6 3 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.65%) Automated Testing
7 2 (4.65%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (4.65%) DevOps
7 2 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.65%) Risk Management
7 2 (4.65%) Security Architecture
7 2 (4.65%) Server Virtualisation
7 2 (4.65%) Smoke Testing
7 2 (4.65%) Software Testing
7 2 (4.65%) Supplier Management
7 2 (4.65%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.28%) Shell Script
1 7 (16.28%) SQL
2 3 (6.98%) Bash Shell
2 3 (6.98%) Java
3 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.65%) Python
3 2 (4.65%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.65%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.65%) MCITP
2 2 (4.65%) MCSA
2 2 (4.65%) MCSE
2 2 (4.65%) MCTS
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) SRDF
2 4 (9.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.65%) Docker
3 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.65%) PowerHA
3 2 (4.65%) VirtualBox
3 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.33%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (2.33%) zsh
Systems Management
1 7 (16.28%) EMC NetWorker
2 6 (13.95%) NetBackup
3 3 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.98%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (6.98%) Puppet
4 2 (4.65%) Ansible
4 2 (4.65%) CA Wily
4 2 (4.65%) logstash
4 2 (4.65%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (4.65%) Netcool
4 2 (4.65%) rkt
4 2 (4.65%) Tivoli
4 2 (4.65%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 11 (25.58%) Red Hat
2 9 (20.93%) Oracle
3 7 (16.28%) HP
3 7 (16.28%) IBM
4 6 (13.95%) Veritas
5 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.65%) Atlassian
6 2 (4.65%) Citrix
6 2 (4.65%) Cyber-Ark
6 2 (4.65%) Google
6 2 (4.65%) Intel Security
6 2 (4.65%) Splunk
6 2 (4.65%) VMware
7 1 (2.33%) EMC