The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM AIX
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 36 49 62
Rank change year-on-year +13 +13  
Contract jobs citing AIX 22 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.18% 0.87% 1.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.60% 4.42% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 4
Median daily rate £400 £318 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.98% -9.28%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
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 Glasgow with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 125 113 176
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 23.76% 19.65% 20.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 77 117
Median daily rate £400 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.00% -3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £115 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +7.58% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 9
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -39.04%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.84 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.44% +8.64%  

AIX
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

AIX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AIX in Glasgow

AIX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AIX in Glasgow

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for AIX.

1 35 (97.22%) Linux
2 29 (80.56%) Unix
3 20 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (50.00%) VMware
5 17 (47.22%) Red Hat
6 16 (44.44%) IBM
7 15 (41.67%) Solaris
7 15 (41.67%) EMC
8 14 (38.89%) Perl
9 13 (36.11%) TCP/IP
9 13 (36.11%) Firewall
9 13 (36.11%) EMC NetWorker
10 12 (33.33%) Network Security
10 12 (33.33%) Bash Shell
11 10 (27.78%) Finance
12 9 (25.00%) Shell Script
12 9 (25.00%) Ansible
13 8 (22.22%) Law
13 8 (22.22%) Oracle
13 8 (22.22%) PowerHA
13 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (22.22%) Mathematics
13 8 (22.22%) Korn
14 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
14 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
14 7 (19.44%) Tru64
15 6 (16.67%) yum
15 6 (16.67%) Software Testing
15 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
15 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 4 (11.11%) JBoss
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle Application Server
1 4 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (5.56%) Confluence
3 2 (5.56%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (2.78%) Apache
4 1 (2.78%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (2.78%) iPlanet
4 1 (2.78%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 13 (36.11%) Firewall
1 13 (36.11%) TCP/IP
2 12 (33.33%) Network Security
3 4 (11.11%) SAN
4 2 (5.56%) HTTP
4 2 (5.56%) HTTPS
4 2 (5.56%) SSL
5 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.56%) Bitbucket
2 2 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 8 (22.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) AIX Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) Unix Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Unix Systems Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Linux Specialist
5 3 (8.33%) Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Designer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (8.33%) Unix Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Unix Specialist
6 2 (5.56%) DBA
6 2 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Unix Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Unix Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Unix Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) J2EE
1 3 (8.33%) OC4J
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (5.56%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.78%) Kafka
3 1 (2.78%) Middleware
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.56%) DataPower
4 1 (2.78%) Clustering
4 1 (2.78%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (2.78%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 35 (97.22%) Linux
2 29 (80.56%) Unix
3 20 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (41.67%) Solaris
5 7 (19.44%) Tru64
6 3 (8.33%) HPUX
7 2 (5.56%) SUSE
8 1 (2.78%) CentOS
8 1 (2.78%) Windows
8 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) Mathematics
2 6 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 4 (11.11%) Time Management
4 3 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (5.56%) DevOps
5 2 (5.56%) High Availability
5 2 (5.56%) Information Security
5 2 (5.56%) Microservices
5 2 (5.56%) Project Management
6 1 (2.78%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.78%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.78%) ITIL
6 1 (2.78%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.78%) Migration
6 1 (2.78%) OOP
6 1 (2.78%) Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (2.78%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) Perl
2 12 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 9 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 8 (22.22%) Korn
5 5 (13.89%) Python
6 4 (11.11%) Ruby
7 3 (8.33%) PL/SQL
7 3 (8.33%) SQL
8 2 (5.56%) Java
9 1 (2.78%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
1 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) PowerHA
1 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.33%) Apache Flume
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (8.33%) Squid
2 3 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.78%) KVM
3 1 (2.78%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (36.11%) EMC NetWorker
2 9 (25.00%) Ansible
3 6 (16.67%) yum
4 5 (13.89%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 3 (8.33%) SCOM
5 3 (8.33%) SELinux
6 1 (2.78%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (2.78%) Data Guard
6 1 (2.78%) logstash
6 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (2.78%) Puppet
6 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (2.78%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 18 (50.00%) VMware
2 17 (47.22%) Red Hat
3 16 (44.44%) IBM
4 15 (41.67%) EMC
5 8 (22.22%) Oracle
6 3 (8.33%) ArcSight
6 3 (8.33%) HP
6 3 (8.33%) Tripwire
7 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
7 2 (5.56%) Veritas
8 1 (2.78%) AppDynamics
8 1 (2.78%) Cisco
8 1 (2.78%) Citrix
8 1 (2.78%) Dell
8 1 (2.78%) F5
8 1 (2.78%) PlateSpin
8 1 (2.78%) Sun
8 1 (2.78%) Symantec
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