The table below looks at the statistics for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AIX
Rank 85 100 63
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -37
Contract jobs citing AIX 50 29 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.50% 1.04% 1.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.24% 4.96% 9.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 17 23
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £300 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £435 £425
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%
AIX
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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 Scotland region.

Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
607 585 507
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 18.23% 20.89% 20.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 285 223
Average daily rate £350 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £110 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £420 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 29 19
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £35.00 £31.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

AIX Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

AIX
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

AIX Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

AIX
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AIX across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

AIX Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

AIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing AIX across the Scotland region.

AIX Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

AIX
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +9 33 £425 +7.93% 2
Glasgow +11 17 £350 -
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AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 43 (56.58%) Solaris
2 35 (46.05%) Finance
3 34 (44.74%) Linux
4 31 (40.79%) Windows
5 28 (36.84%) Migration
6 26 (34.21%) HPUX
7 24 (31.58%) Oracle
8 22 (28.95%) UNIX
9 20 (26.32%) Middleware
10 18 (23.68%) Banking
11 16 (21.05%) Microsoft
11 16 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (18.42%) SQL
13 13 (17.11%) Red Hat
14 12 (15.79%) VMware
15 11 (14.47%) Change Management
15 11 (14.47%) WebSphere
15 11 (14.47%) SAN
16 10 (13.16%) HP
16 10 (13.16%) EMC
16 10 (13.16%) IBM
16 10 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
17 9 (11.84%) MS Excel
18 8 (10.53%) SQL Server
18 8 (10.53%) WebSphere Application Server
18 8 (10.53%) zOS
19 7 (9.21%) Veritas
19 7 (9.21%) Mainframe
19 7 (9.21%) NetBackup
19 7 (9.21%) Stakeholder Management

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 11 (14.47%) WebSphere
2 8 (10.53%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (5.26%) WebSphere Portal
3 4 (5.26%) CICS
3 4 (5.26%) WebSphere Process Server
4 2 (2.63%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (1.32%) IIS
5 1 (1.32%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (11.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.47%) SAN
2 2 (2.63%) Ethernet
2 2 (2.63%) IP Telephony
2 2 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.32%) LDAP
3 1 (1.32%) NAS
3 1 (1.32%) FTP
3 1 (1.32%) HTTP
3 1 (1.32%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.21%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (5.26%) DB2
3 4 (5.26%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (3.95%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.95%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Introscope
2 3 (3.95%) WinRunner
2 3 (3.95%) TestDirector
2 3 (3.95%) HP UFT
General
1 35 (46.05%) Finance
2 18 (23.68%) Banking
3 3 (3.95%) Retail
3 3 (3.95%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.63%) Local Government
5 1 (1.32%) Advertising
5 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (35.53%) Administrator
2 20 (26.32%) Architect
3 11 (14.47%) Infrastructure Architect
4 9 (11.84%) UNIX Administrator
5 7 (9.21%) Server Administrator
6 6 (7.89%) WebSphere Administrator
7 5 (6.58%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 5 (6.58%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.26%) DBA
8 4 (5.26%) Oracle DBA
8 4 (5.26%) Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
9 3 (3.95%) Infrastructure Designer
9 3 (3.95%) Windows Administrator
9 3 (3.95%) Business Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) Business Systems Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) Designer
10 2 (2.63%) AIX Specialist
10 2 (2.63%) Linux Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (26.32%) Middleware
2 4 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (3.95%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (3.95%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (1.32%) .NET
4 1 (1.32%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.21%) Mainframe
2 6 (7.89%) Clustering
3 4 (5.26%) LPAR
4 3 (3.95%) HACMP
4 3 (3.95%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.95%) PDA
5 2 (2.63%) CMDB
6 1 (1.32%) PKI
6 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 43 (56.58%) Solaris
2 34 (44.74%) Linux
3 31 (40.79%) Windows
4 26 (34.21%) HPUX
5 22 (28.95%) UNIX
6 16 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (10.53%) zOS
9 6 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (6.58%) Windows XP
11 4 (5.26%) Windows 7
12 3 (3.95%) Windows 2000
13 1 (1.32%) Tru64
13 1 (1.32%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (36.84%) Migration
2 11 (14.47%) Change Management
3 7 (9.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (7.89%) ITIL
5 4 (5.26%) Software Testing
6 3 (3.95%) Test Scripting
6 3 (3.95%) Test Automation
6 3 (3.95%) Patch Management
7 2 (2.63%) ITIL V3
7 2 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (2.63%) Time Management
7 2 (2.63%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.63%) Service Management
7 2 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.32%) Information Security
8 1 (1.32%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (1.32%) Data Analysis
8 1 (1.32%) Release Management
8 1 (1.32%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (1.32%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 14 (18.42%) SQL
2 5 (6.58%) Jython
3 4 (5.26%) Shell Script
4 3 (3.95%) C
5 2 (2.63%) Korn
5 2 (2.63%) Perl
5 2 (2.63%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.32%) Groovy
6 1 (1.32%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (7.89%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.95%) MCTS
3 3 (3.95%) MCITP
3 3 (3.95%) ISTQB
3 3 (3.95%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.95%) MCSE
3 3 (3.95%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) SLA
1 2 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (9.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.58%) VMware ESX
3 4 (5.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (5.26%) SRDF
3 4 (5.26%) vSphere
4 3 (3.95%) GPFS
4 3 (3.95%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.63%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.63%) VMware Server
5 2 (2.63%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.32%) RACF
Systems Management
1 7 (9.21%) NetBackup
2 6 (7.89%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (5.26%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (5.26%) CA Wily
4 3 (3.95%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (2.63%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (2.63%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (2.63%) SCCM
5 2 (2.63%) WSUS
5 2 (2.63%) Netcool
5 2 (2.63%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 24 (31.58%) Oracle
2 16 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 13 (17.11%) Red Hat
4 12 (15.79%) VMware
5 10 (13.16%) EMC
5 10 (13.16%) IBM
5 10 (13.16%) HP
6 7 (9.21%) Veritas
7 6 (7.89%) Citrix
8 5 (6.58%) McAfee
9 4 (5.26%) Symantec
9 4 (5.26%) CA
10 2 (2.63%) Dell
10 2 (2.63%) Sun
10 2 (2.63%) Cisco
11 1 (1.32%) Adobe
11 1 (1.32%) NetApp