The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Erskine with a requirement for AIX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM AIX
Renfrewshire / Erskine
Rank 24 21 22
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1  
Contract jobs citing AIX 1 18 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Erskine 1.47% 13.24% 5.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.94% 19.57% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 2
Median daily rate £340 £278 £342
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.52% -18.75%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year - -1.28%  

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

Contract Operating System Skills
Erskine
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 34 92 34
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Erskine 50.00% 67.65% 44.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 66 23
Median daily rate £400 £375 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £271 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £445 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.92 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.86% +9.16%  

AIX
Job Vacancy Trend in Erskine

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Erskine citing AIX as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for AIX in Erskine

AIX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AIX in Erskine

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Erskine region with a requirement for AIX.

1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (77.78%) StarTeam
2 7 (77.78%) ISTQB
2 7 (77.78%) MCTS
2 7 (77.78%) MCITP
2 7 (77.78%) Intel Security
2 7 (77.78%) Clustering
2 7 (77.78%) MCSE
2 7 (77.78%) MCSA
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) SharePoint
2 7 (77.78%) Windows XP
2 7 (77.78%) Citrix
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Veritas
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (77.78%) Netcool
2 7 (77.78%) McAfee ePO
2 7 (77.78%) Office 365
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
3 6 (66.67%) Server Virtualisation
3 6 (66.67%) Windows 10
3 6 (66.67%) MS Office
3 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (66.67%) Change Management
3 6 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 6 (66.67%) Software Testing

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine 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 7 (77.78%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) iPlanet
2 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (77.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) BIG-IP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
1 1 (11.11%) LDAP
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) StarTeam
General
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Hardware Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Storage Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) J2EE
1 1 (11.11%) JSP
1 1 (11.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (77.78%) Windows XP
3 6 (66.67%) Windows 10
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Solaris
4 2 (22.22%) Unix
5 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Change Management
1 6 (66.67%) Server Virtualisation
1 6 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 6 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 5 (55.56%) Smoke Testing
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
4 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 1 (11.11%) C-shell
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) Korn
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) ISTQB
1 7 (77.78%) MCITP
1 7 (77.78%) MCSA
1 7 (77.78%) MCSE
1 7 (77.78%) MCTS
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) JSP 440
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) Samba
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) McAfee ePO
1 7 (77.78%) Netcool
2 1 (11.11%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Citrix
1 7 (77.78%) Intel Security
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
1 7 (77.78%) Veritas
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) BEA
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) F5
3 1 (11.11%) Sun