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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM AIX
UK / Scotland
Rank 93 83 97
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +14
Contract jobs citing AIX 15 51 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.90% 1.96% 1.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.83% 9.03% 5.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 26 18
Median daily rate £400 £363 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £305 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £494 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.87% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 £21.00 £37.63
% change year-on-year
+142.85% -44.18%

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
392 565 508
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 23.56% 21.66% 19.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 285 263
Median daily rate £350 £338 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -2.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £150 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £439 £457
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 10 15
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £126.25 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 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 +1 12 £400 +14.28% 1
Renfrewshire +16 3 £275 -9.83% 1
AIX
UK

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 30 (61.22%) Linux
2 25 (51.02%) Windows
3 22 (44.90%) Unix
4 20 (40.82%) Solaris
4 20 (40.82%) SQL
5 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
5 17 (34.69%) Clustering
5 17 (34.69%) Security Cleared
5 17 (34.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (32.65%) Citrix
6 16 (32.65%) Veritas
6 16 (32.65%) Windows XP
7 15 (30.61%) SharePoint
7 15 (30.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (30.61%) Intel Security
7 15 (30.61%) Netcool
7 15 (30.61%) Change Management
7 15 (30.61%) Software Testing
7 15 (30.61%) StarTeam
7 15 (30.61%) ISTQB
7 15 (30.61%) Hyper-V
7 15 (30.61%) McAfee ePO
7 15 (30.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (28.57%) Office 365
8 14 (28.57%) Windows 10
8 14 (28.57%) Windows 7
8 14 (28.57%) Server Virtualisation
8 14 (28.57%) MCTS
8 14 (28.57%) MCITP
8 14 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification

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 (30.61%) SharePoint
2 5 (10.20%) JBoss
3 4 (8.16%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (6.12%) WebSphere
5 2 (4.08%) Apache
5 2 (4.08%) iPlanet
5 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.08%) WebLogic
5 2 (4.08%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.04%) CMS
6 1 (2.04%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (2.04%) MQSeries
6 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 14 (28.57%) MS Office
2 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 14 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.37%) Firewall
2 7 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 6 (12.24%) Network Security
4 3 (6.12%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (6.12%) SAN
5 2 (4.08%) SSL
6 1 (2.04%) BIG-IP
6 1 (2.04%) DNS
6 1 (2.04%) HTTP
6 1 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) Oracle Database
1 6 (12.24%) Relational Database
2 5 (10.20%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.12%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.04%) DB2
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (30.61%) StarTeam
2 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.04%) Artifactory
3 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.04%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (22.45%) Banking
2 6 (12.24%) Finance
3 4 (8.16%) Law
4 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (20.41%) Analyst
2 9 (18.37%) Administrator
2 9 (18.37%) Test Analyst
3 6 (12.24%) AIX Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) Unix Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Tester
4 5 (10.20%) Unix Systems Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Unix Administrator
6 3 (6.12%) DBA
6 3 (6.12%) Linux Specialist
6 3 (6.12%) Product Specialist
6 3 (6.12%) Security Specialist
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Unix Specialist
7 2 (4.08%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.08%) Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.16%) Middleware
2 3 (6.12%) OC4J
3 2 (4.08%) J2EE
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (4.08%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (2.04%) JSON
4 1 (2.04%) JSP
4 1 (2.04%) Kafka
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.69%) Clustering
2 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (12.24%) Data Centre
3 6 (12.24%) Management Information System
4 4 (8.16%) Mathematics
5 3 (6.12%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (4.08%) DataPower
7 1 (2.04%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (2.04%) Freedom of Information Act
7 1 (2.04%) Online Banking
7 1 (2.04%) Replication
7 1 (2.04%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 30 (61.22%) Linux
2 25 (51.02%) Windows
3 22 (44.90%) Unix
4 20 (40.82%) Solaris
5 17 (34.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (32.65%) Windows XP
7 15 (30.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (30.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (28.57%) Windows 10
8 14 (28.57%) Windows 7
9 10 (20.41%) HPUX
10 8 (16.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (14.29%) Windows Server
12 4 (8.16%) zOS
13 3 (6.12%) Tru64
14 2 (4.08%) SUSE
15 1 (2.04%) CentOS
15 1 (2.04%) i5/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) Change Management
1 15 (30.61%) Software Testing
2 14 (28.57%) Server Virtualisation
3 13 (26.53%) Test Scripting
4 11 (22.45%) Smoke Testing
5 5 (10.20%) ITIL
6 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.16%) Configuration Management
6 4 (8.16%) Continuous Deployment
7 3 (6.12%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (6.12%) Process Improvement
7 3 (6.12%) Project Management
7 3 (6.12%) Risk Management
7 3 (6.12%) Security Architecture
7 3 (6.12%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.08%) Load Balancing
9 1 (2.04%) Content Management
9 1 (2.04%) Incident Management
9 1 (2.04%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.82%) SQL
2 11 (22.45%) Perl
3 9 (18.37%) Bash Shell
4 7 (14.29%) Korn
4 7 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 4 (8.16%) Java
6 3 (6.12%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.08%) Python
8 1 (2.04%) C
8 1 (2.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (34.69%) Security Cleared
2 15 (30.61%) ISTQB
3 14 (28.57%) MCITP
3 14 (28.57%) MCSA
3 14 (28.57%) MCSE
3 14 (28.57%) MCTS
3 14 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (24.49%) SC Cleared
5 5 (10.20%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.04%) JSP 440
System Software
1 15 (30.61%) Hyper-V
2 14 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 7 (14.29%) PowerHA
4 5 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (6.12%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (2.04%) Apache Flume
6 1 (2.04%) KVM
6 1 (2.04%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (2.04%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.04%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.04%) zsh
Systems Management
1 15 (30.61%) McAfee ePO
1 15 (30.61%) Netcool
2 5 (10.20%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (8.16%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 3 (6.12%) QRadar
5 2 (4.08%) Puppet
6 1 (2.04%) Ansible
6 1 (2.04%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (2.04%) Data Guard
6 1 (2.04%) logstash
6 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
2 16 (32.65%) Citrix
2 16 (32.65%) Veritas
3 15 (30.61%) Intel Security
4 14 (28.57%) IBM
5 9 (18.37%) Oracle
6 7 (14.29%) Red Hat
7 6 (12.24%) VMware
8 5 (10.20%) Cisco
8 5 (10.20%) F5
9 4 (8.16%) EMC
9 4 (8.16%) HP
10 3 (6.12%) CheckPoint
10 3 (6.12%) Splunk
11 2 (4.08%) Cyber-Ark
11 2 (4.08%) Sun
12 1 (2.04%) BEA
12 1 (2.04%) Dell
12 1 (2.04%) PlateSpin
12 1 (2.04%) Symantec
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