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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AIX
Rank 56 106 75
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -31
Contract jobs citing AIX 100 25 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.46% 0.86% 1.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.66% 4.48% 7.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 18 33
Median daily rate £348 £406 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.46% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £266 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £511 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-10.58% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +25.00%
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
790 558 684
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 27.35% 19.26% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 279 343
Median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £114 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 46 37
Median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.71% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.70 £11.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +4.25%

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 May 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 May 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
Glasgow +22 31 £375 +7.14% 5
Renfrewshire -10 29 £295 -16.90% 1
Edinburgh -4 21 £445 -1.11% 2
AIX
UK

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 86 (54.09%) Linux
2 72 (45.28%) Unix
3 71 (44.65%) Windows
4 66 (41.51%) Microsoft
5 58 (36.48%) Solaris
6 57 (35.85%) HPUX
6 57 (35.85%) SQL
7 56 (35.22%) Oracle
8 54 (33.96%) IBM
9 52 (32.70%) VMware
10 46 (28.93%) Change Management
11 45 (28.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 42 (26.42%) Clustering
12 42 (26.42%) Citrix
13 41 (25.79%) Windows Server 2003
13 41 (25.79%) Windows Server 2008
14 40 (25.16%) Finance
15 39 (24.53%) Migration
16 38 (23.90%) Netcool
16 38 (23.90%) Windows XP
17 35 (22.01%) Red Hat
17 35 (22.01%) HP
18 34 (21.38%) Security Cleared
19 33 (20.75%) Veritas
20 32 (20.13%) SAN
21 31 (19.50%) VMware Infrastructure
21 31 (19.50%) WebSphere
22 29 (18.24%) VMware ESX
22 29 (18.24%) Active Directory
23 28 (17.61%) WinRunner

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 31 (19.50%) WebSphere
2 16 (10.06%) WebSphere Application Server
3 13 (8.18%) CICS
4 9 (5.66%) IBM HTTP Server
5 8 (5.03%) Apache
6 7 (4.40%) JBoss
6 7 (4.40%) OpenStack
7 6 (3.77%) MQSeries
7 6 (3.77%) MS Exchange
7 6 (3.77%) Tomcat
8 5 (3.14%) Oracle Application Server
8 5 (3.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (3.14%) WebLogic
8 5 (3.14%) WebSphere Portal
9 4 (2.52%) AquaLogic
9 4 (2.52%) IIS
9 4 (2.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 4 (2.52%) Tuxedo
9 4 (2.52%) WebLogic Portal
9 4 (2.52%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 5 (3.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.52%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.26%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (1.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (20.13%) SAN
2 9 (5.66%) Firewall
2 9 (5.66%) HTTP
3 8 (5.03%) SSL
4 4 (2.52%) SSH
5 2 (1.26%) DNS
5 2 (1.26%) LAN
5 2 (1.26%) LDAP
5 2 (1.26%) WAN
6 1 (0.63%) DHCP
6 1 (0.63%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.63%) FTP
6 1 (0.63%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.63%) Internet
6 1 (0.63%) SMTP
6 1 (0.63%) SNMP
6 1 (0.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.32%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.81%) DB2
3 10 (6.29%) Oracle Database
4 6 (3.77%) MongoDB
4 6 (3.77%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.14%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (3.14%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (1.89%) MySQL
7 2 (1.26%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.26%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 28 (17.61%) HP UFT
1 28 (17.61%) TestDirector
1 28 (17.61%) WinRunner
2 6 (3.77%) Hudson
2 6 (3.77%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.52%) Build Forge
3 4 (2.52%) Subversion
4 2 (1.26%) Ant
4 2 (1.26%) Artifactory
4 2 (1.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.26%) ClearCase
4 2 (1.26%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.26%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.26%) Gradle
4 2 (1.26%) Grunt
4 2 (1.26%) JIRA
4 2 (1.26%) Maven
4 2 (1.26%) Selenium
4 2 (1.26%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.26%) Vagrant
General
1 40 (25.16%) Finance
2 12 (7.55%) Banking
3 5 (3.14%) Law
4 4 (2.52%) Back Office
4 4 (2.52%) Billing
5 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 34 (21.38%) Architect
2 27 (16.98%) Analyst
3 26 (16.35%) Administrator
4 23 (14.47%) Infrastructure Architect
5 19 (11.95%) Test Analyst
6 16 (10.06%) Consultant
6 16 (10.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 16 (10.06%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
6 16 (10.06%) Unix Administrator
7 11 (6.92%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (5.03%) Linux Administrator
9 7 (4.40%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (4.40%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (3.77%) Developer
10 6 (3.77%) Infrastructure Manager
10 6 (3.77%) Monitoring Engineer
10 6 (3.77%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
10 6 (3.77%) Unix Systems Administrator
11 5 (3.14%) Monitoring Specialist
11 5 (3.14%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (13.84%) Middleware
2 11 (6.92%) Regular Expression
3 10 (6.29%) Web Services
4 9 (5.66%) .NET
5 6 (3.77%) IBM Integration Bus
6 5 (3.14%) J2EE
6 5 (3.14%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (1.89%) HTML
7 3 (1.89%) XML
8 2 (1.26%) Java EE
8 2 (1.26%) JDBC
8 2 (1.26%) JSP
8 2 (1.26%) Servlets
8 2 (1.26%) SOAP
9 1 (0.63%) CSS
9 1 (0.63%) Django
9 1 (0.63%) LAMP
9 1 (0.63%) Laravel
9 1 (0.63%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 42 (26.42%) Clustering
2 26 (16.35%) PDA
3 15 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (8.81%) Data Centre
5 10 (6.29%) Mainframe
6 7 (4.40%) IBM Mainframe
7 5 (3.14%) DataPower
7 5 (3.14%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (2.52%) LPAR
8 4 (2.52%) Smart Meter
9 3 (1.89%) Replication
10 2 (1.26%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.63%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.63%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 86 (54.09%) Linux
2 72 (45.28%) Unix
3 71 (44.65%) Windows
4 58 (36.48%) Solaris
5 57 (35.85%) HPUX
6 45 (28.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 41 (25.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 41 (25.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 38 (23.90%) Windows XP
9 28 (17.61%) Windows 7
10 14 (8.81%) Windows Server
11 5 (3.14%) OS/390
12 4 (2.52%) zOS
13 3 (1.89%) Windows 2000
14 2 (1.26%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.63%) CentOS
15 1 (0.63%) Debian
15 1 (0.63%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.63%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (28.93%) Change Management
2 39 (24.53%) Migration
3 28 (17.61%) Software Testing
3 28 (17.61%) Test Automation
4 26 (16.35%) Test Scripting
5 19 (11.95%) ITIL
6 17 (10.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (8.18%) Release Management
7 13 (8.18%) TOGAF
8 12 (7.55%) Service Management
9 10 (6.29%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (5.66%) Configuration Management
11 8 (5.03%) DevOps
12 6 (3.77%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (3.77%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (3.77%) Project Management
12 6 (3.77%) Security Architecture
13 5 (3.14%) Data Management
13 5 (3.14%) Problem Management
13 5 (3.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 57 (35.85%) SQL
2 25 (15.72%) Perl
3 22 (13.84%) Java
4 16 (10.06%) Shell Script
5 12 (7.55%) Korn
5 12 (7.55%) PowerShell
6 11 (6.92%) VBScript
7 10 (6.29%) Bourne shell
8 7 (4.40%) Python
8 7 (4.40%) Ruby
9 5 (3.14%) C
9 5 (3.14%) C++
9 5 (3.14%) COBOL
10 4 (2.52%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.52%) JavaScript
10 4 (2.52%) VB
11 2 (1.26%) PHP
12 1 (0.63%) AWK
12 1 (0.63%) Groovy
12 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (21.38%) Security Cleared
2 28 (17.61%) MCITP
2 28 (17.61%) MCSA
2 28 (17.61%) MCSE
2 28 (17.61%) MCTS
2 28 (17.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (16.35%) ISTQB
4 22 (13.84%) SC Cleared
5 10 (6.29%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (5.66%) Degree
7 4 (2.52%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.77%) SLA
2 4 (2.52%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (2.52%) QA
System Software
1 31 (19.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (18.24%) Active Directory
2 29 (18.24%) VMware ESX
3 28 (17.61%) Hyper-V
4 14 (8.81%) vSphere
5 7 (4.40%) SRDF
6 5 (3.14%) PowerHA
6 5 (3.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 4 (2.52%) iptables
8 2 (1.26%) Docker
8 2 (1.26%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.63%) KVM
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.63%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 38 (23.90%) Netcool
2 28 (17.61%) HP Quality Center
2 28 (17.61%) McAfee ePO
3 12 (7.55%) Tivoli
4 11 (6.92%) SCOM
5 9 (5.66%) EMC NetWorker
5 9 (5.66%) HP SiteScope
6 8 (5.03%) Ansible
7 7 (4.40%) NetBackup
7 7 (4.40%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (2.52%) BladeLogic
8 4 (2.52%) Oracle RMAN
9 3 (1.89%) Puppet
10 2 (1.26%) CA Wily
10 2 (1.26%) logstash
10 2 (1.26%) Zenoss
11 1 (0.63%) Nagios
11 1 (0.63%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 66 (41.51%) Microsoft
2 56 (35.22%) Oracle
3 54 (33.96%) IBM
4 52 (32.70%) VMware
5 42 (26.42%) Citrix
6 35 (22.01%) HP
6 35 (22.01%) Red Hat
7 33 (20.75%) Veritas
8 28 (17.61%) Intel Security
9 11 (6.92%) EMC
10 10 (6.29%) CA
11 9 (5.66%) Cisco
12 4 (2.52%) Axway
12 4 (2.52%) Fujitsu
12 4 (2.52%) Sun
13 2 (1.26%) Atlassian
13 2 (1.26%) Google
13 2 (1.26%) Splunk
14 1 (0.63%) Ab Initio
14 1 (0.63%) F5
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