The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 Glasgow 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank 64 63 50
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Contract jobs citing AIX 5 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.62% 0.89% 1.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.53% 3.83% 8.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
Average daily rate
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£319 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £390 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £443 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £424 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+21.14% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+18.05% +9.09%
Operating Systems Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
198 183 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 24.54% 23.31% 15.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 79 47
Average daily rate £300 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £137 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 4
Average hourly rate £17.00 £14.50 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +9.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £18.00 £14.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
AIX
Scotland

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 25 July 2014, 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 11 (78.57%) Solaris
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 10 (71.43%) HTML
2 10 (71.43%) CSS
2 10 (71.43%) Mac OS X
2 10 (71.43%) TDD
2 10 (71.43%) Ruby on Rails
2 10 (71.43%) Ruby
2 10 (71.43%) BDD
3 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
4 5 (35.71%) MySQL
4 5 (35.71%) Web Development
4 5 (35.71%) Pair Programming
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) MVC
4 5 (35.71%) Capistrano
4 5 (35.71%) Cucumber
4 5 (35.71%) jQuery
4 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (35.71%) RSpec
4 5 (35.71%) CoffeeScript
4 5 (35.71%) Backbone.js
4 5 (35.71%) Jasmine
4 5 (35.71%) Ember.js
5 2 (14.29%) McAfee
5 2 (14.29%) Windows
5 2 (14.29%) VMware
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) EMC

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) IP Telephony
2 1 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) RSpec
1 5 (35.71%) Cucumber
1 5 (35.71%) Jasmine
2 1 (7.14%) WinRunner
2 1 (7.14%) TestDirector
2 1 (7.14%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
1 5 (35.71%) Ruby Developer
2 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (7.14%) Administrator
2 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (7.14%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (7.14%) Storage Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) HTML
1 10 (71.43%) CSS
1 10 (71.43%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (35.71%) jQuery
2 5 (35.71%) Backbone.js
2 5 (35.71%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) CLARiiON
1 1 (7.14%) Clustering
1 1 (7.14%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Solaris
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 10 (71.43%) Mac OS X
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (7.14%) UNIX
4 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) TDD
1 10 (71.43%) BDD
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Pair Programming
2 5 (35.71%) Web Development
2 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (35.71%) MVC
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
3 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) Ruby
2 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 5 (35.71%) CoffeeScript
4 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCTS
2 1 (7.14%) MCITP
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Server
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Capistrano
2 1 (7.14%) Netcool
2 1 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
2 1 (7.14%) WSUS
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) EMC
1 2 (14.29%) McAfee
1 2 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Brocade
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix
2 1 (7.14%) Veritas
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.14%) Symantec