Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for AIX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AIX over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

IBM AIX
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 88 86
Rank change year-on-year -42 -2 +20
Contract jobs citing AIX 9 32 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.31% 1.47% 1.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.79% 8.82% 9.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 21 33
Edinburgh median daily rate £423 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £369 £375 £350
90th Percentile £438 £500 £509
Scotland median daily rate £423 £337 £350
% change year-on-year +25.37% -3.71% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £35.50 -

AIX is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 502 363 463
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 17.22% 16.71% 14.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 177 227
Edinburgh median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £206 £149 £221
90th Percentile £571 £500 £500
Scotland median daily rate £384 £330 £350
% change year-on-year +16.29% -5.71% +7.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 2
Edinburgh median hourly rate £15.86 £19.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.61% +24.19% -9.25%
10th Percentile £11.15 £12.67 £11.45
90th Percentile £21.00 £52.00 £19.15
Scotland median hourly rate £16.43 £19.25 £18.88
% change year-on-year -14.65% +1.99% +14.39%

AIX
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing AIX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for AIX in Edinburgh

AIX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing AIX in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for AIX in Edinburgh

AIX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for AIX in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for AIX.

1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (44.44%) SAN
4 3 (33.33%) Unix
4 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (33.33%) High Availability
4 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
5 2 (22.22%) Programme Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (22.22%) RHEV
5 2 (22.22%) Rundeck
5 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
5 2 (22.22%) Data ONTAP
5 2 (22.22%) Puppet
5 2 (22.22%) Runbook
5 2 (22.22%) Identity Management
5 2 (22.22%) FileNet
5 2 (22.22%) Control-M
5 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 2 (22.22%) Law
5 2 (22.22%) Replication
5 2 (22.22%) Clustering
5 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
5 2 (22.22%) Brocade
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 2 (22.22%) EMC
5 2 (22.22%) NetApp

AIX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (22.22%) FileNet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) PowerCenter
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Informatica Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Support
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Storage Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Support Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (11.11%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
1 2 (22.22%) Replication
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (22.22%) Data ONTAP
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (33.33%) High Availability
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) Identity Management
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Programme Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Runbook
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C
1 2 (22.22%) Perl
1 2 (22.22%) PHP
1 2 (22.22%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Control-M
2 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (22.22%) Puppet
2 2 (22.22%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Brocade
1 2 (22.22%) EMC
1 2 (22.22%) NetApp
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) Informatica