The table below looks at the statistics 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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank 30 7 14
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +7
Contract jobs citing AIX 5 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 3.14% 31.25% 6.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.33% 37.04% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 2
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£368 £353 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.25% -18.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £323 £426
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £355 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £360 £400
% change year-on-year
+18.05% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +54.54%
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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 Renfrewshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
60 27 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 37.74% 84.38% 61.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 22 14
Average daily rate £340 £353 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.54% -2.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £310 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.85 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.95% -6.76%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware ESX
2 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 4 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 4 (66.67%) Clustering
3 4 (66.67%) McAfee
3 4 (66.67%) Change Management
3 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 4 (66.67%) MCTS
3 4 (66.67%) MCITP
3 4 (66.67%) PDA
3 4 (66.67%) ISTQB
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) WinRunner
3 4 (66.67%) TestDirector
3 4 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (66.67%) Veritas
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (66.67%) Netcool
3 4 (66.67%) MCSE

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) WinRunner
1 4 (66.67%) TestDirector
1 4 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Clustering
1 4 (66.67%) PDA
2 2 (33.33%) Fat Client
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) Thin Client
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows XP
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (33.33%) HPUX
2 2 (33.33%) Solaris
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Change Management
1 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Change Data Capture
2 2 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Six Sigma
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) MCSE
2 4 (66.67%) MCSA
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) MCTS
2 4 (66.67%) MCITP
2 4 (66.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware ESX
2 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) KVM
4 2 (33.33%) RHEV
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Netcool
1 4 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (66.67%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) McAfee
2 4 (66.67%) Veritas
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle