The first table below looks at the demand for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 24 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 Renfrewshire 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank 17 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing AIX 7 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 7.07% 14.29% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.89% 18.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 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 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-52.70% +17.46%
Operating Systems Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
47 50 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 47.47% 79.37% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 44 0
Average daily rate £328 £370 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.35% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
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
Scotland

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

AIX Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

AIX
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

AIX Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

AIX
Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AIX across the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

AIX Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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%) WebLogic
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
1 3 (42.86%) VPN
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
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%) Tester
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
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%) Thin Client
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Fat Client
3 1 (14.29%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Solaris
1 4 (57.14%) Windows XP
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) UNIX
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Service Management
2 3 (42.86%) Change Management
2 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
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%) Performance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Change Data Capture
4 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VBScript
2 1 (14.29%) Korn
2 1 (14.29%) Bourne shell
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
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%) RHEV
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