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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM AIX
UK / Scotland
Rank 90 63 100
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +37
Contract jobs citing AIX 18 65 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.05% 2.52% 1.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.35% 11.32% 5.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 35 17
Median daily rate £400 £400 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 £19.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+211.68% -48.66%

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
414 574 560
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 24.04% 22.26% 20.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 293 304
Median daily rate £375 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £200 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 9 15
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £14.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +15.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £14.80 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £60.00 £32.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +7.93%

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
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 25 February 2017. 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 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
Glasgow +12 15 £400 +28.51% 4
Renfrewshire +1 1 £340 +12.39%
Edinburgh -17 1 - -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 - -
AIX
UK

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 35 (68.63%) Linux
2 27 (52.94%) Unix
3 20 (39.22%) Solaris
4 19 (37.25%) Windows
4 19 (37.25%) SQL
5 17 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 17 (33.33%) Veritas
5 17 (33.33%) Clustering
5 17 (33.33%) Software Testing
6 16 (31.37%) Red Hat
6 16 (31.37%) Citrix
6 16 (31.37%) Security Cleared
6 16 (31.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (31.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (29.41%) Hyper-V
7 15 (29.41%) Windows 7
7 15 (29.41%) McAfee ePO
7 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (29.41%) Netcool
7 15 (29.41%) IBM
7 15 (29.41%) Perl
7 15 (29.41%) SharePoint
7 15 (29.41%) Windows XP
7 15 (29.41%) StarTeam
7 15 (29.41%) ISTQB
7 15 (29.41%) Intel Security
8 14 (27.45%) Change Management
8 14 (27.45%) MCTS
8 14 (27.45%) MCITP
8 14 (27.45%) MCSE

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 15 (29.41%) SharePoint
2 5 (9.80%) JBoss
2 5 (9.80%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (5.88%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.92%) Apache
4 2 (3.92%) iPlanet
4 2 (3.92%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.96%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 14 (27.45%) MS Office
2 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 14 (27.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.57%) Firewall
1 11 (21.57%) TCP/IP
2 9 (17.65%) Network Security
3 4 (7.84%) SAN
4 2 (3.92%) SSL
5 1 (1.96%) BIG-IP
5 1 (1.96%) DNS
5 1 (1.96%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.96%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.96%) LDAP
5 1 (1.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) Oracle Database
2 7 (13.73%) Oracle Database 12c
3 5 (9.80%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (7.84%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.92%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.96%) MySQL
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (29.41%) StarTeam
2 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (15.69%) Finance
2 7 (13.73%) Law
3 3 (5.88%) Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (17.65%) Analyst
1 9 (17.65%) Test Analyst
2 8 (15.69%) AIX Engineer
2 8 (15.69%) Unix Engineer
3 7 (13.73%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Linux Specialist
5 5 (9.80%) Tester
5 5 (9.80%) Unix Specialist
5 5 (9.80%) Unix Systems Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Administrator
6 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) DBA
7 3 (5.88%) Designer
7 3 (5.88%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (5.88%) Product Specialist
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) OC4J
2 3 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (3.92%) J2EE
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (1.96%) JSP
4 1 (1.96%) Kafka
4 1 (1.96%) LAMP
4 1 (1.96%) Middleware
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 17 (33.33%) Clustering
2 9 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 6 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.92%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.96%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.96%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (1.96%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.96%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.96%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 35 (68.63%) Linux
2 27 (52.94%) Unix
3 20 (39.22%) Solaris
4 19 (37.25%) Windows
5 16 (31.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (31.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (29.41%) Windows 7
6 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (29.41%) Windows XP
7 14 (27.45%) Windows 10
8 13 (25.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (13.73%) HPUX
10 6 (11.76%) Tru64
11 5 (9.80%) Windows Server
12 2 (3.92%) SUSE
13 1 (1.96%) CentOS
13 1 (1.96%) i5/OS
13 1 (1.96%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 14 (27.45%) Change Management
2 14 (27.45%) Server Virtualisation
3 13 (25.49%) Test Scripting
4 11 (21.57%) Smoke Testing
5 6 (11.76%) Mathematics
6 3 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (5.88%) ITIL
6 3 (5.88%) Process Improvement
6 3 (5.88%) Project Management
6 3 (5.88%) Risk Management
6 3 (5.88%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.92%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.92%) High Availability
7 2 (3.92%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (3.92%) Time Management
7 2 (3.92%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.92%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 1 (1.96%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.96%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 19 (37.25%) SQL
2 15 (29.41%) Perl
3 12 (23.53%) Bash Shell
4 10 (19.61%) Korn
5 7 (13.73%) Shell Script
6 4 (7.84%) PL/SQL
7 3 (5.88%) Python
8 2 (3.92%) C-shell
8 2 (3.92%) Ruby
9 1 (1.96%) C
9 1 (1.96%) Java
9 1 (1.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (31.37%) Security Cleared
2 15 (29.41%) ISTQB
3 14 (27.45%) MCITP
3 14 (27.45%) MCSA
3 14 (27.45%) MCSE
3 14 (27.45%) MCTS
3 14 (27.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (25.49%) SC Cleared
5 5 (9.80%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.96%) JSP 440
System Software
1 15 (29.41%) Hyper-V
2 14 (27.45%) Active Directory
3 8 (15.69%) PowerHA
3 8 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (7.84%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (3.92%) Squid
5 2 (3.92%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.96%) Apache Flume
6 1 (1.96%) KVM
6 1 (1.96%) Samba
6 1 (1.96%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (1.96%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.96%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (29.41%) McAfee ePO
1 15 (29.41%) Netcool
2 9 (17.65%) EMC NetWorker
3 6 (11.76%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (7.84%) Ansible
4 4 (7.84%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 3 (5.88%) QRadar
5 3 (5.88%) yum
6 2 (3.92%) Oracle ZFS
6 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (3.92%) SCOM
6 2 (3.92%) SELinux
7 1 (1.96%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (1.96%) Data Guard
7 1 (1.96%) logstash
7 1 (1.96%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.96%) Puppet
7 1 (1.96%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 1 (1.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 17 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 17 (33.33%) Veritas
2 16 (31.37%) Citrix
2 16 (31.37%) Red Hat
3 15 (29.41%) IBM
3 15 (29.41%) Intel Security
4 13 (25.49%) VMware
5 11 (21.57%) Oracle
6 10 (19.61%) EMC
7 4 (7.84%) HP
8 3 (5.88%) Cisco
8 3 (5.88%) F5
8 3 (5.88%) Splunk
8 3 (5.88%) Sun
9 2 (3.92%) ArcSight
9 2 (3.92%) Tripwire
10 1 (1.96%) BEA
10 1 (1.96%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.96%) Dell
10 1 (1.96%) PlateSpin
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