The table below looks at the statistics for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AIX
Rank 47 61 50
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Contract jobs citing AIX 11 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.75% 0.79% 1.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.69% 3.41% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Average daily rate £350 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £370 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £450 £410
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 £21.00 £37.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-44.00% +114.28%
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 Glasgow region.

Operating Systems Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
143 176 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 22.81% 23.22% 24.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 113 64
Average daily rate £300 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £97 £94 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

AIX Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

AIX
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

AIX Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

AIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing AIX across the Glasgow region.

AIX Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 33 (70.21%) Unix
2 28 (59.57%) Linux
3 24 (51.06%) Finance
3 24 (51.06%) VMware
3 24 (51.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (31.91%) IBM
5 12 (25.53%) Migration
5 12 (25.53%) Banking
6 11 (23.40%) Clustering
7 10 (21.28%) Red Hat
7 10 (21.28%) Windows
8 8 (17.02%) Oracle
8 8 (17.02%) Python
8 8 (17.02%) Solaris
8 8 (17.02%) Citrix
8 8 (17.02%) SAN
8 8 (17.02%) Ruby
8 8 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (17.02%) Ansible
8 8 (17.02%) DevOps
8 8 (17.02%) Data Centre
9 7 (14.89%) Hyper-V
9 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
10 6 (12.77%) HACMP
10 6 (12.77%) Software Testing
10 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
10 6 (12.77%) GPFS
10 6 (12.77%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (10.64%) Oracle Database
11 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 (4.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.02%) SAN
2 4 (8.51%) LDAP
3 2 (4.26%) NAS
4 1 (2.13%) Firewall
4 1 (2.13%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) HP UFT
1 5 (10.64%) TestDirector
1 5 (10.64%) WinRunner
General
1 24 (51.06%) Finance
2 12 (25.53%) Banking
3 2 (4.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (17.02%) AIX Engineer
1 8 (17.02%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 7 (14.89%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (12.77%) Administrator
3 6 (12.77%) Architect
3 6 (12.77%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (12.77%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 6 (12.77%) Unix Administrator
3 6 (12.77%) Unix Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Data Centre Architect
5 4 (8.51%) Consultant
5 4 (8.51%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.38%) Citrix Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.38%) Test Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.38%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Storage Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Clustering
2 8 (17.02%) Data Centre
3 6 (12.77%) HACMP
4 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.38%) Freedom of Information
4 3 (6.38%) Freedom of Information Act
4 3 (6.38%) PDA
5 2 (4.26%) Celerra
5 2 (4.26%) CLARiiON
5 2 (4.26%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 33 (70.21%) Unix
2 28 (59.57%) Linux
3 24 (51.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (21.28%) Windows
5 8 (17.02%) Solaris
6 5 (10.64%) Windows 7
6 5 (10.64%) Windows Server
6 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (10.64%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.26%) HPUX
8 1 (2.13%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.53%) Migration
2 8 (17.02%) DevOps
3 6 (12.77%) Software Testing
4 5 (10.64%) Change Management
4 5 (10.64%) Configuration Management
4 5 (10.64%) Data Protection
4 5 (10.64%) Test Automation
5 3 (6.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (6.38%) Project Management
5 3 (6.38%) Risk Management
5 3 (6.38%) Security Architecture
5 3 (6.38%) Test Scripting
6 2 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (4.26%) ITIL
6 2 (4.26%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.26%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.26%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.26%) Service Management
6 2 (4.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.02%) Python
1 8 (17.02%) Ruby
2 5 (10.64%) SQL
3 3 (6.38%) C
4 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.64%) MCITP
2 5 (10.64%) MCSA
2 5 (10.64%) MCSE
2 5 (10.64%) MCTS
2 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.64%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.51%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (14.89%) Hyper-V
3 6 (12.77%) GPFS
4 5 (10.64%) Active Directory
4 5 (10.64%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.13%) RACF
Systems Management
1 8 (17.02%) Ansible
2 6 (12.77%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (10.64%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (10.64%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (10.64%) Netcool
4 3 (6.38%) Legato
5 2 (4.26%) Backup Exec
5 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (4.26%) NetBackup
5 2 (4.26%) SCDPM
5 2 (4.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 24 (51.06%) VMware
2 15 (31.91%) IBM
3 10 (21.28%) Red Hat
4 8 (17.02%) Citrix
4 8 (17.02%) Oracle
5 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
6 5 (10.64%) McAfee
6 5 (10.64%) Veritas
7 3 (6.38%) HP
8 2 (4.26%) 3PAR
8 2 (4.26%) Brocade
8 2 (4.26%) Cisco
8 2 (4.26%) CommVault
8 2 (4.26%) Dell
8 2 (4.26%) Dell Compellent
8 2 (4.26%) EMC
8 2 (4.26%) Fujitsu
8 2 (4.26%) Veeam