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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AIX
Rank 89 64 107
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +43
Contract jobs citing AIX 32 71 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.62% 2.48% 0.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.40% 11.62% 3.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 38 14
Median daily rate £310 £338 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.14% -15.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £287 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £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 £43.28 £33.75 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+28.23% -11.18%
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
500 611 585
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 25.37% 21.31% 20.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 295 304
Median daily rate £320 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £168 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £440 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 12 21
Median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £100.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 -16 16 £400 +14.28% 3
Renfrewshire -7 13 £275 -9.83%
Edinburgh +15 3 - -
AIX
UK

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 49 (57.65%) Linux
2 44 (51.76%) Windows
3 41 (48.24%) Solaris
4 37 (43.53%) SQL
5 35 (41.18%) Unix
6 30 (35.29%) Security Cleared
7 29 (34.12%) Software Testing
8 27 (31.76%) HPUX
9 26 (30.59%) Microsoft
9 26 (30.59%) Windows Server 2008
10 25 (29.41%) Windows XP
10 25 (29.41%) Clustering
11 24 (28.24%) Netcool
11 24 (28.24%) Change Management
11 24 (28.24%) Citrix
11 24 (28.24%) Veritas
11 24 (28.24%) Windows Server 2003
12 23 (27.06%) Intel Security
12 23 (27.06%) SC Cleared
12 23 (27.06%) ISTQB
12 23 (27.06%) McAfee ePO
13 22 (25.88%) Windows Server 2012
13 22 (25.88%) MCTS
13 22 (25.88%) MCITP
13 22 (25.88%) StarTeam
13 22 (25.88%) Hyper-V
13 22 (25.88%) Windows 7
13 22 (25.88%) Microsoft Certification
13 22 (25.88%) Active Directory
13 22 (25.88%) 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 22 (25.88%) SharePoint
2 9 (10.59%) WebSphere
3 7 (8.24%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (7.06%) JBoss
5 5 (5.88%) Oracle Application Server
6 4 (4.71%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (4.71%) WebSphere Portal
7 2 (2.35%) Apache
7 2 (2.35%) iPlanet
7 2 (2.35%) MQSeries
7 2 (2.35%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.35%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.35%) WebSphere Process Server
8 1 (1.18%) CMS
8 1 (1.18%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.18%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 20 (23.53%) MS Office
2 3 (3.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 21 (24.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.59%) Firewall
2 7 (8.24%) TCP/IP
3 6 (7.06%) Network Security
4 5 (5.88%) SAN
4 5 (5.88%) SSL
5 4 (4.71%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (4.71%) HTTP
5 4 (4.71%) Internet
6 1 (1.18%) BIG-IP
6 1 (1.18%) DNS
6 1 (1.18%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.24%) Relational Database
2 6 (7.06%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.71%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (3.53%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.53%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.53%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.18%) DB2
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 22 (25.88%) StarTeam
2 2 (2.35%) ClearCase
2 2 (2.35%) ClearQuest
2 2 (2.35%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.18%) Artifactory
3 1 (1.18%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.18%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.18%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.18%) TestDirector
3 1 (1.18%) WinRunner
General
1 18 (21.18%) Finance
2 17 (20.00%) Banking
3 5 (5.88%) Law
4 2 (2.35%) French Language
4 2 (2.35%) German Language
5 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (17.65%) Analyst
2 14 (16.47%) Test Analyst
3 13 (15.29%) Administrator
4 11 (12.94%) Architect
5 8 (9.41%) Infrastructure Architect
5 8 (9.41%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (8.24%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 7 (8.24%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
7 6 (7.06%) AIX Engineer
7 6 (7.06%) Unix Engineer
8 5 (5.88%) Linux Specialist
8 5 (5.88%) Tester
8 5 (5.88%) Unix Specialist
8 5 (5.88%) Unix Systems Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) Unix Administrator
10 3 (3.53%) DBA
10 3 (3.53%) Product Specialist
10 3 (3.53%) Security Specialist
10 3 (3.53%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 3 (3.53%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.59%) Middleware
2 7 (8.24%) JSON
2 7 (8.24%) XML
3 3 (3.53%) J2EE
3 3 (3.53%) OC4J
4 2 (2.35%) Regular Expression
4 2 (2.35%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.18%) JSP
5 1 (1.18%) Kafka
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 25 (29.41%) Clustering
2 16 (18.82%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (10.59%) Data Centre
4 8 (9.41%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.88%) DataPower
6 4 (4.71%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (4.71%) Mathematics
7 3 (3.53%) Computer Science
7 3 (3.53%) Mainframe
8 2 (2.35%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.35%) Virtual Team
9 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.18%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (1.18%) Freedom of Information Act
9 1 (1.18%) iSeries
9 1 (1.18%) Online Banking
9 1 (1.18%) PDA
9 1 (1.18%) Replication
9 1 (1.18%) RIA
9 1 (1.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 49 (57.65%) Linux
2 44 (51.76%) Windows
3 41 (48.24%) Solaris
4 35 (41.18%) Unix
5 27 (31.76%) HPUX
6 26 (30.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (29.41%) Windows XP
8 24 (28.24%) Windows Server 2003
9 22 (25.88%) Windows 7
9 22 (25.88%) Windows Server 2012
10 20 (23.53%) Windows 10
11 14 (16.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (10.59%) Windows Server
13 5 (5.88%) zOS
14 3 (3.53%) Tru64
15 2 (2.35%) SUSE
16 1 (1.18%) CentOS
16 1 (1.18%) i5/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (34.12%) Software Testing
2 24 (28.24%) Change Management
3 20 (23.53%) Server Virtualisation
3 20 (23.53%) Test Scripting
4 18 (21.18%) Smoke Testing
5 11 (12.94%) ITIL
6 10 (11.76%) Migration
7 5 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (5.88%) Configuration Management
7 5 (5.88%) Continuous Deployment
8 4 (4.71%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (4.71%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (4.71%) Security Architecture
8 4 (4.71%) Service Delivery
8 4 (4.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (3.53%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.53%) Process Improvement
9 3 (3.53%) Project Management
9 3 (3.53%) Risk Management
9 3 (3.53%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (43.53%) SQL
2 20 (23.53%) Perl
3 16 (18.82%) Java
4 10 (11.76%) Shell Script
5 9 (10.59%) Bash Shell
5 9 (10.59%) Korn
6 8 (9.41%) PHP
6 8 (9.41%) Python
7 3 (3.53%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.53%) VBScript
8 2 (2.35%) Bourne shell
8 2 (2.35%) C
8 2 (2.35%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.18%) C++
9 1 (1.18%) Groovy
9 1 (1.18%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 30 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 23 (27.06%) ISTQB
2 23 (27.06%) SC Cleared
3 22 (25.88%) MCITP
3 22 (25.88%) MCSA
3 22 (25.88%) MCSE
3 22 (25.88%) MCTS
3 22 (25.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (3.53%) Degree
5 3 (3.53%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.18%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (25.88%) Active Directory
1 22 (25.88%) Hyper-V
2 7 (8.24%) PowerHA
2 7 (8.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.53%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (2.35%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.18%) Apache Flume
5 1 (1.18%) KVM
5 1 (1.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (1.18%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.18%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.18%) zsh
Systems Management
1 24 (28.24%) Netcool
2 23 (27.06%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (5.88%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (4.71%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (3.53%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 3 (3.53%) QRadar
6 2 (2.35%) HP SiteScope
6 2 (2.35%) OVPA
6 2 (2.35%) Puppet
7 1 (1.18%) Ansible
7 1 (1.18%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (1.18%) Data Guard
7 1 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.18%) logstash
7 1 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.18%) SCOM
7 1 (1.18%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (1.18%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 26 (30.59%) Microsoft
2 24 (28.24%) Citrix
2 24 (28.24%) Veritas
3 23 (27.06%) Intel Security
4 21 (24.71%) IBM
5 13 (15.29%) HP
6 12 (14.12%) Red Hat
7 11 (12.94%) Oracle
8 8 (9.41%) VMware
9 6 (7.06%) Cisco
9 6 (7.06%) F5
10 5 (5.88%) EMC
11 4 (4.71%) CheckPoint
12 3 (3.53%) Splunk
13 2 (2.35%) CA
13 2 (2.35%) Cyber-Ark
13 2 (2.35%) Sun
14 1 (1.18%) Compuware
14 1 (1.18%) SAP
14 1 (1.18%) Symantec
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