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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank 65 38 38
Rank change year-on-year
-27 0
Contract jobs citing AIX 12 30 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.00% 2.72% 2.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.02% 15.46% 14.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 15 4
Average daily rate
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£394 £400 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% +4.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £310 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £425 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £355 £400
% change year-on-year
+19.71% -11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £38.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +40.00%
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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
171 194 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.25% 17.59% 15.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 60 41
Average daily rate £315 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.25% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £298 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £450 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 9
Average hourly rate £12.00 £18.00 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +7.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £18.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £18.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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
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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 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 25 (59.52%) UNIX
2 24 (57.14%) Linux
3 17 (40.48%) Oracle
4 16 (38.10%) Windows
4 16 (38.10%) Solaris
4 16 (38.10%) Finance
5 15 (35.71%) IBM
6 13 (30.95%) SAN
7 12 (28.57%) DB2
8 11 (26.19%) Banking
8 11 (26.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (23.81%) WebSphere
9 10 (23.81%) Mainframe
10 9 (21.43%) Red Hat
10 9 (21.43%) zOS
10 9 (21.43%) Replication
10 9 (21.43%) HPUX
10 9 (21.43%) HP
10 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
11 8 (19.05%) EMC
11 8 (19.05%) CICS
11 8 (19.05%) Financial Institution
11 8 (19.05%) IBM Mainframe
11 8 (19.05%) SRDF
11 8 (19.05%) NAS
12 6 (14.29%) VMware
12 6 (14.29%) Data Guard
12 6 (14.29%) Oracle Database
12 6 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
12 6 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 10 (23.81%) WebSphere
2 8 (19.05%) CICS
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.95%) SAN
2 8 (19.05%) NAS
3 4 (9.52%) Firewall
4 2 (4.76%) LAN
4 2 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) DB2
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
3 5 (11.90%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 4 (9.52%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.76%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (4.76%) MySQL
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (2.38%) ClearCase
1 1 (2.38%) PowerBuilder
1 1 (2.38%) ClearQuest
General
1 16 (38.10%) Finance
2 11 (26.19%) Banking
3 8 (19.05%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Administrator
2 8 (19.05%) Designer
3 7 (16.67%) DBA
4 6 (14.29%) UNIX Administrator
4 6 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
4 6 (14.29%) Infrastructure Designer
5 5 (11.90%) Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (11.90%) Technical Specialist
6 4 (9.52%) UNIX Specialist
6 4 (9.52%) Ruby Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (7.14%) AIX Specialist
7 3 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (7.14%) Solutions Designer
8 2 (4.76%) Consultant
8 2 (4.76%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.76%) Storage Specialist
9 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Consultant
9 1 (2.38%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) Middleware
2 4 (9.52%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (9.52%) HTML
2 4 (9.52%) CSS
3 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Mainframe
2 9 (21.43%) Replication
3 8 (19.05%) IBM Mainframe
4 4 (9.52%) Clustering
5 2 (4.76%) LPAR
5 2 (4.76%) HACMP
6 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (59.52%) UNIX
2 24 (57.14%) Linux
3 16 (38.10%) Windows
3 16 (38.10%) Solaris
4 11 (26.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (21.43%) zOS
5 9 (21.43%) HPUX
6 5 (11.90%) SUSE
6 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (9.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (11.90%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (9.52%) Incident Management
2 4 (9.52%) BDD
2 4 (9.52%) Project Management
2 4 (9.52%) Change Management
2 4 (9.52%) TDD
2 4 (9.52%) Network Design
3 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (2.38%) Workflow Management
4 1 (2.38%) Workflow
4 1 (2.38%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.38%) SOA
4 1 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
1 4 (9.52%) Ruby
2 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (19.05%) SRDF
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.90%) Hyper-V
3 5 (11.90%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) Data Guard
2 3 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (4.76%) SCOM
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (2.38%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (40.48%) Oracle
2 15 (35.71%) IBM
3 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 9 (21.43%) HP
3 9 (21.43%) Red Hat
4 8 (19.05%) EMC
5 6 (14.29%) VMware
6 4 (9.52%) Sun
7 1 (2.38%) Sybase