The first table below looks at the demand for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Erskine region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank 14 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing AIX 7 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 8.75% 14.29% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.28% 17.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 0
Average daily rate £335 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.17% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £37.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-52.70% +28.69%
Operating Systems Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
43 46 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 53.75% 82.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 31 41 0
Average daily rate £335 £370 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.45% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
AIX
Renfrewshire

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

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

AIX Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

AIX
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

AIX Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

AIX
Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AIX across the Erskine region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

AIX Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) Citrix
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
1 5 (71.43%) VMware ESX
1 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Service Management
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) Windows XP
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Solaris
3 3 (42.86%) MCSE
3 3 (42.86%) MCSA
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) UNIX
3 3 (42.86%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) Netcool
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (42.86%) WinRunner
3 3 (42.86%) TestDirector
3 3 (42.86%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (42.86%) Veritas
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 3 (42.86%) Change Management
3 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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 2 (28.57%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) VPN
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) WinRunner
1 3 (42.86%) TestDirector
1 3 (42.86%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Middleware
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Clustering
1 3 (42.86%) PDA
1 3 (42.86%) Open Source
2 2 (28.57%) Fat Client
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Thin Client
3 1 (14.29%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (57.14%) Windows XP
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Solaris
2 3 (42.86%) UNIX
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (28.57%) HPUX
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Service Management
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Change Management
2 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (42.86%) Six Sigma
2 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Lean Six Sigma
2 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Change Data Capture
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VBScript
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) Korn
2 1 (14.29%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) MCSE
2 3 (42.86%) MCSA
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (42.86%) MCTS
2 3 (42.86%) MCITP
2 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) IBM AIX Certification
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) VMware ESX
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 2 (28.57%) KVM
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Netcool
1 3 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (42.86%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (28.57%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Citrix
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Veritas
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 3 (42.86%) McAfee
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) IBM
5 1 (14.29%) Lumension