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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank 26 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing AIX 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 2.82% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.25% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£368 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-22.85% +7.69%
Operating Systems Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
64 14 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 45.07% 66.67% 91.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 14 15
Average daily rate £336 £408 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.63% +5.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £355 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £550 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 9 (81.82%) SQL
1 9 (81.82%) Citrix
1 9 (81.82%) VMware
1 9 (81.82%) VMware ESX
2 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
2 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (63.64%) Windows XP
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) Windows
4 6 (54.55%) MCSE
4 6 (54.55%) MCSA
4 6 (54.55%) Netcool
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (54.55%) WinRunner
4 6 (54.55%) TestDirector
4 6 (54.55%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (54.55%) Veritas
4 6 (54.55%) Clustering
4 6 (54.55%) Change Management
4 6 (54.55%) McAfee
4 6 (54.55%) Software Testing
4 6 (54.55%) MCTS
4 6 (54.55%) MCITP
4 6 (54.55%) PDA
4 6 (54.55%) McAfee ePO
4 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
4 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
4 6 (54.55%) Windows 7

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 3 (27.27%) Oracle Application Server
1 3 (27.27%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) VPN
1 4 (36.36%) LAN
1 4 (36.36%) WAN
1 4 (36.36%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) SAN
2 3 (27.27%) DHCP
2 3 (27.27%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) WinRunner
1 6 (54.55%) TestDirector
1 6 (54.55%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Test Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Tester
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Middleware
2 3 (27.27%) CSS
2 3 (27.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Clustering
1 6 (54.55%) PDA
2 4 (36.36%) Open Source
3 3 (27.27%) Fat Client
3 3 (27.27%) Thin Client
4 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
5 1 (9.09%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (63.64%) Windows XP
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
3 5 (45.45%) Solaris
4 4 (36.36%) UNIX
5 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (27.27%) HPUX
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Change Management
1 6 (54.55%) Software Testing
1 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
1 6 (54.55%) Test Scripting
2 5 (45.45%) Service Management
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 4 (36.36%) Lean Six Sigma
3 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
3 4 (36.36%) Six Sigma
3 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Change Data Capture
5 1 (9.09%) Security Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) Workflow
5 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Bourne shell
2 1 (9.09%) Korn
2 1 (9.09%) VBScript
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
1 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 6 (54.55%) MCSE
2 6 (54.55%) MCSA
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (54.55%) MCTS
2 6 (54.55%) MCITP
2 6 (54.55%) ISTQB
3 2 (18.18%) Degree
4 1 (9.09%) IBM AIX Certification
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) VMware ESX
2 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
3 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (27.27%) KVM
4 3 (27.27%) RHEV
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (9.09%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Netcool
1 6 (54.55%) McAfee ePO
1 6 (54.55%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (27.27%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Citrix
1 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) Veritas
3 6 (54.55%) McAfee
4 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
4 4 (36.36%) HP
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle
6 1 (9.09%) Lumension
6 1 (9.09%) IBM