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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank 26 22 13
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Contract jobs citing AIX 9 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 6.92% 1.69% 8.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.65% 2.63% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 3
Average daily rate
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£359 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.88% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £313 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £313 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.71% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.13 £38.28 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-3.01% +61.16%
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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
51 38 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 39.23% 64.41% 51.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 24 23
Average daily rate £358 £355 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.86% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £310 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%

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 18 December 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 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) Citrix
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
1 14 (100.00%) VMware ESX
2 12 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 12 (85.71%) Security Cleared
3 10 (71.43%) Test Scripting
3 10 (71.43%) Hyper-V
3 10 (71.43%) Test Automation
3 10 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 10 (71.43%) HP Quality Center
3 10 (71.43%) McAfee ePO
3 10 (71.43%) Clustering
3 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (71.43%) Change Management
3 10 (71.43%) Software Testing
3 10 (71.43%) MCTS
3 10 (71.43%) MCITP
3 10 (71.43%) PDA
3 10 (71.43%) Windows
3 10 (71.43%) MCSE
3 10 (71.43%) MCSA
3 10 (71.43%) Windows XP
3 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 10 (71.43%) WinRunner
3 10 (71.43%) TestDirector
3 10 (71.43%) QuickTest Pro
3 10 (71.43%) Veritas
3 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (71.43%) Netcool

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 4 (28.57%) Oracle Application Server
1 4 (28.57%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Firewall
1 4 (28.57%) SAN
1 4 (28.57%) DNS
1 4 (28.57%) DHCP
2 3 (21.43%) VPN
2 3 (21.43%) LAN
2 3 (21.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) WinRunner
1 10 (71.43%) TestDirector
1 10 (71.43%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Test Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) UNIX Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Linux Support
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) Middleware
1 4 (28.57%) Web Services
2 2 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Clustering
1 10 (71.43%) PDA
2 4 (28.57%) Fat Client
2 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (28.57%) Open Source
2 4 (28.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows 7
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
1 10 (71.43%) Windows XP
1 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
1 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (28.57%) UNIX
2 4 (28.57%) HPUX
2 4 (28.57%) Solaris
2 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Test Scripting
1 10 (71.43%) Test Automation
1 10 (71.43%) Change Management
1 10 (71.43%) Software Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Performance Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Change Data Capture
2 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 3 (21.43%) Service Management
4 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) SC Cleared
1 12 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (71.43%) MCTS
2 10 (71.43%) MCITP
2 10 (71.43%) MCSE
2 10 (71.43%) MCSA
3 9 (64.29%) ISTQB
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) VMware ESX
2 10 (71.43%) Hyper-V
3 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (28.57%) KVM
4 4 (28.57%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 10 (71.43%) HP Quality Center
1 10 (71.43%) McAfee ePO
1 10 (71.43%) Netcool
2 2 (14.29%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Citrix
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (71.43%) Veritas
2 10 (71.43%) McAfee
3 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle
4 3 (21.43%) HP