The table below looks at the statistics for AIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AIX
Rank 71 91 102
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +11
Contract jobs citing AIX 53 49 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.37% 1.49% 1.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.11% 8.26% 4.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 34 16
Median daily rate £328 £425 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.94% +15.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £332 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £497 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-10.58% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
AIX
UK

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
477 593 580
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 21.31% 18.07% 21.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 303 280
Median daily rate £320 £330 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £175 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 28 28
Median hourly rate £35.50 £18.75 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.33% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.15 £14.50 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £55.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.66 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +4.12%

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing AIX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 31 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -3 22 £450 +5.88% 1
Renfrewshire - 17 £320 -
Glasgow +10 13 £308 -12.14%
AIX
UK

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing AIX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for AIX.

1 89 (58.17%) Linux
2 83 (54.25%) Unix
3 72 (47.06%) Windows
4 71 (46.41%) Solaris
5 61 (39.87%) HPUX
5 61 (39.87%) IBM
6 54 (35.29%) Microsoft
6 54 (35.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 48 (31.37%) SQL
8 45 (29.41%) HP
9 40 (26.14%) Red Hat
10 39 (25.49%) Change Management
10 39 (25.49%) Security Cleared
11 38 (24.84%) VMware
12 36 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
12 36 (23.53%) Java
13 35 (22.88%) Perl
13 35 (22.88%) Citrix
13 35 (22.88%) Windows Server 2003
14 34 (22.22%) Oracle
14 34 (22.22%) Clustering
15 33 (21.57%) Windows XP
15 33 (21.57%) Finance
16 32 (20.92%) Netcool
17 30 (19.61%) Migration
18 29 (18.95%) ITIL
18 29 (18.95%) SC Cleared
19 28 (18.30%) VMware Infrastructure
19 28 (18.30%) Software Testing
19 28 (18.30%) SAN

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (16.99%) WebSphere
2 19 (12.42%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (6.54%) IBM HTTP Server
4 8 (5.23%) JBoss
4 8 (5.23%) OpenStack
5 7 (4.58%) CICS
5 7 (4.58%) MQSeries
5 7 (4.58%) SharePoint
6 6 (3.92%) Apache
6 6 (3.92%) Oracle Application Server
6 6 (3.92%) Tomcat
6 6 (3.92%) WebSphere Portal
7 5 (3.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (3.27%) WebLogic
8 4 (2.61%) AquaLogic
8 4 (2.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 4 (2.61%) Tuxedo
8 4 (2.61%) WebLogic Portal
9 3 (1.96%) WebSphere Process Server
10 2 (1.31%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (3.92%) MS Office
2 4 (2.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.61%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.88%) Office 365
2 2 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.31%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 28 (18.30%) SAN
2 13 (8.50%) HTTP
2 13 (8.50%) SSL
3 10 (6.54%) Firewall
4 5 (3.27%) Internet
5 4 (2.61%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (1.96%) DNS
7 2 (1.31%) HTTPS
7 2 (1.31%) LDAP
8 1 (0.65%) DHCP
8 1 (0.65%) FTP
8 1 (0.65%) LAN
8 1 (0.65%) SMTP
8 1 (0.65%) SNMP
8 1 (0.65%) VPN
8 1 (0.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.50%) DB2
2 10 (6.54%) Oracle Database
3 7 (4.58%) SQL Server
4 6 (3.92%) MongoDB
4 6 (3.92%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.27%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (3.27%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (1.96%) MySQL
7 2 (1.31%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.31%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 13 (8.50%) HP UFT
1 13 (8.50%) TestDirector
1 13 (8.50%) WinRunner
2 7 (4.58%) Jenkins
2 7 (4.58%) StarTeam
3 6 (3.92%) Hudson
4 4 (2.61%) Build Forge
4 4 (2.61%) ClearCase
4 4 (2.61%) Subversion
5 3 (1.96%) Artifactory
5 3 (1.96%) ClearQuest
5 3 (1.96%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.96%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.31%) Ant
6 2 (1.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.31%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.31%) Gradle
6 2 (1.31%) JIRA
6 2 (1.31%) Maven
6 2 (1.31%) Selenium
General
1 33 (21.57%) Finance
2 18 (11.76%) Banking
3 7 (4.58%) Law
4 4 (2.61%) Back Office
4 4 (2.61%) Billing
5 2 (1.31%) French Language
5 2 (1.31%) German Language
6 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 30 (19.61%) Architect
2 29 (18.95%) Administrator
3 21 (13.73%) Analyst
4 19 (12.42%) Infrastructure Architect
5 17 (11.11%) Unix Administrator
6 12 (7.84%) Test Analyst
7 9 (5.88%) Monitoring Engineer
7 9 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
8 8 (5.23%) Consultant
8 8 (5.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 8 (5.23%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
8 8 (5.23%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
9 6 (3.92%) Developer
9 6 (3.92%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (3.27%) Monitoring Specialist
10 5 (3.27%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.27%) Unix Consultant
10 5 (3.27%) Unix Developer
10 5 (3.27%) Unix Systems Administrator
11 4 (2.61%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.76%) Middleware
2 14 (9.15%) Regular Expression
3 11 (7.19%) XML
4 9 (5.88%) .NET
5 8 (5.23%) JSON
6 6 (3.92%) J2EE
7 5 (3.27%) IBM Integration Bus
8 4 (2.61%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (1.96%) HTML
10 2 (1.31%) Java EE
10 2 (1.31%) JDBC
10 2 (1.31%) JSP
10 2 (1.31%) Servlets
10 2 (1.31%) SOAP
11 1 (0.65%) CSS
11 1 (0.65%) Django
11 1 (0.65%) LAMP
11 1 (0.65%) Laravel
11 1 (0.65%) RabbitMQ
11 1 (0.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 34 (22.22%) Clustering
2 18 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.50%) Mainframe
4 12 (7.84%) PDA
5 8 (5.23%) Data Centre
6 7 (4.58%) DataPower
6 7 (4.58%) IBM Mainframe
7 6 (3.92%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (3.27%) Computer Science
9 4 (2.61%) Replication
9 4 (2.61%) Smart Meter
10 3 (1.96%) Virtual Team
11 2 (1.31%) Client/Server
11 2 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (1.31%) LPAR
11 2 (1.31%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.31%) User Experience
12 1 (0.65%) Fat Client
12 1 (0.65%) Online Banking
12 1 (0.65%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 89 (58.17%) Linux
2 83 (54.25%) Unix
3 72 (47.06%) Windows
4 71 (46.41%) Solaris
5 61 (39.87%) HPUX
6 54 (35.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 36 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 35 (22.88%) Windows Server 2003
9 33 (21.57%) Windows XP
10 20 (13.07%) Windows 7
11 15 (9.80%) Windows Server
12 7 (4.58%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (3.92%) Windows 10
13 6 (3.92%) zOS
14 5 (3.27%) OS/390
15 3 (1.96%) Windows 2000
16 2 (1.31%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.65%) CentOS
17 1 (0.65%) Debian
17 1 (0.65%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (25.49%) Change Management
2 30 (19.61%) Migration
3 29 (18.95%) ITIL
4 28 (18.30%) Software Testing
5 19 (12.42%) Smoke Testing
5 19 (12.42%) Test Scripting
6 18 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (10.46%) Service Management
8 15 (9.80%) Release Management
9 13 (8.50%) Test Automation
9 13 (8.50%) TOGAF
10 10 (6.54%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (5.88%) Configuration Management
12 8 (5.23%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (5.23%) DevOps
13 7 (4.58%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (4.58%) Server Virtualisation
14 6 (3.92%) Continuous Delivery
14 6 (3.92%) Security Architecture
15 5 (3.27%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 48 (31.37%) SQL
2 36 (23.53%) Java
3 35 (22.88%) Perl
4 18 (11.76%) Shell Script
5 15 (9.80%) Korn
5 15 (9.80%) PowerShell
5 15 (9.80%) Python
5 15 (9.80%) VBScript
6 13 (8.50%) Bourne shell
7 11 (7.19%) PHP
8 7 (4.58%) Ruby
9 6 (3.92%) C
9 6 (3.92%) C++
10 5 (3.27%) Bash Shell
10 5 (3.27%) COBOL
10 5 (3.27%) JavaScript
11 4 (2.61%) VB
12 2 (1.31%) Groovy
13 1 (0.65%) AWK
13 1 (0.65%) sed
Qualifications
1 39 (25.49%) Security Cleared
2 29 (18.95%) SC Cleared
3 20 (13.07%) ISTQB
3 20 (13.07%) MCITP
3 20 (13.07%) MCSA
3 20 (13.07%) MCSE
3 20 (13.07%) MCTS
3 20 (13.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (9.15%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (4.58%) Degree
6 4 (2.61%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.58%) SLA
2 4 (2.61%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.31%) QA
System Software
1 28 (18.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (13.73%) Active Directory
3 19 (12.42%) Hyper-V
4 15 (9.80%) VMware ESX
5 14 (9.15%) vSphere
6 6 (3.92%) SRDF
7 4 (2.61%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 3 (1.96%) PowerHA
9 2 (1.31%) Docker
9 2 (1.31%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.65%) KVM
10 1 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.65%) RHEV
10 1 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.65%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.65%) zsh
Systems Management
1 32 (20.92%) Netcool
2 20 (13.07%) McAfee ePO
3 14 (9.15%) Tivoli
4 13 (8.50%) HP Quality Center
4 13 (8.50%) SCOM
5 12 (7.84%) HP SiteScope
6 11 (7.19%) EMC NetWorker
7 8 (5.23%) Ansible
7 8 (5.23%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (3.92%) NetBackup
9 4 (2.61%) BladeLogic
9 4 (2.61%) Puppet
10 3 (1.96%) Oracle RMAN
11 2 (1.31%) CA Wily
11 2 (1.31%) logstash
11 2 (1.31%) OVPA
11 2 (1.31%) rkt
11 2 (1.31%) Unicenter
11 2 (1.31%) Zenoss
12 1 (0.65%) Nagios
Vendors
1 61 (39.87%) IBM
2 54 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 45 (29.41%) HP
4 40 (26.14%) Red Hat
5 38 (24.84%) VMware
6 35 (22.88%) Citrix
7 34 (22.22%) Oracle
8 24 (15.69%) Veritas
9 20 (13.07%) Intel Security
10 14 (9.15%) EMC
11 13 (8.50%) CA
12 12 (7.84%) Cisco
13 4 (2.61%) Axway
13 4 (2.61%) CheckPoint
13 4 (2.61%) F5
13 4 (2.61%) Fujitsu
13 4 (2.61%) Sun
14 2 (1.31%) Cyber-Ark
14 2 (1.31%) Google
14 2 (1.31%) Splunk