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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AIX
Rank 52 60 59
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Contract jobs citing AIX 17 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.91% 1.41% 0.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.95% 6.09% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 1
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£350 £344 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -19.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £355
% change year-on-year
- +19.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%
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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 Glasgow region.

Operating Systems Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
190 197 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 21.37% 23.12% 22.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 82 68
Average daily rate £330 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £150 £101
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 4
Average hourly rate £55.00 £16.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+233.33% +13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £25.15 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 28 August 2015, 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 19 (67.86%) Linux
2 15 (53.57%) Solaris
3 13 (46.43%) Finance
4 12 (42.86%) UNIX
5 9 (32.14%) Oracle
5 9 (32.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (28.57%) Windows
6 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 8 (28.57%) VMware
7 7 (25.00%) IBM
7 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 6 (21.43%) Red Hat
8 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database
9 5 (17.86%) ITIL
10 4 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
10 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (14.29%) SAN
10 4 (14.29%) Clustering
10 4 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
10 4 (14.29%) Banking
10 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
10 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (10.71%) Oracle Fusion
11 3 (10.71%) vSphere
11 3 (10.71%) GPFS
11 3 (10.71%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (7.14%) MQSeries
1 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (3.57%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) IP Telephony
2 1 (3.57%) NAS
2 1 (3.57%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (3.57%) LDAP
2 1 (3.57%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.57%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database
3 4 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
3 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (7.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) WinRunner
1 1 (3.57%) TestDirector
1 1 (3.57%) HP UFT
General
1 13 (46.43%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) UNIX Administrator
2 5 (17.86%) Administrator
3 4 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (14.29%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 4 (14.29%) Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (14.29%) DBA
4 3 (10.71%) Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Business Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Business Systems Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Designer
5 2 (7.14%) AIX Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (7.14%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) UNIX Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Linux Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) Middleware
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Fusion
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (3.57%) .NET
3 1 (3.57%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Clustering
2 3 (10.71%) HACMP
3 2 (7.14%) CMDB
3 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.57%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Linux
2 15 (53.57%) Solaris
3 12 (42.86%) UNIX
4 9 (32.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (28.57%) Windows
6 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (10.71%) Windows XP
8 2 (7.14%) HPUX
8 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
9 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (3.57%) Tru64
9 1 (3.57%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) ITIL
2 3 (10.71%) Change Management
3 2 (7.14%) Migration
3 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
3 2 (7.14%) Service Management
3 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (7.14%) Time Management
4 1 (3.57%) Test Automation
4 1 (3.57%) Open Source
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.57%) DevOps
4 1 (3.57%) SDLC
4 1 (3.57%) Release Management
4 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (3.57%) Test Scripting
4 1 (3.57%) Information Security
4 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.57%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
2 2 (7.14%) Korn
2 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
2 2 (7.14%) C
2 2 (7.14%) Perl
3 1 (3.57%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) Java
3 1 (3.57%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.57%) MCTS
3 1 (3.57%) MCITP
3 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) MCSE
3 1 (3.57%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) VMware ESX
1 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (10.71%) vSphere
1 3 (10.71%) GPFS
2 2 (7.14%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Server
3 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.57%) RACF
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (7.14%) NetBackup
2 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.57%) WSUS
3 1 (3.57%) SCCM
3 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle
2 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (28.57%) VMware
3 7 (25.00%) IBM
4 6 (21.43%) Red Hat
5 3 (10.71%) Symantec
5 3 (10.71%) HP
5 3 (10.71%) EMC
5 3 (10.71%) Citrix
6 2 (7.14%) Dell
6 2 (7.14%) McAfee
7 1 (3.57%) Veritas
7 1 (3.57%) Sun
7 1 (3.57%) Cisco