Period
to 22 January 2018

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 6 months to 22 January 2018 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 > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 59 47
Rank change year-on-year -23 -12 +37
Contract jobs citing AIX 7 22 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.61% 2.11% 3.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.68% 7.51% 13.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 16 24
Glasgow median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £358 £239 £256
90th Percentile £484 £441 £388
Scotland median daily rate £420 £329 £350
% change year-on-year +27.76% -6.07% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 Glasgow with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 261 293 374
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 22.74% 28.15% 24.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 152 186
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +6.06% +2.53%
10th Percentile £300 £160 £124
90th Percentile £550 £438 £458
Scotland median daily rate £400 £340 £340
% change year-on-year +17.65% - +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 6 7
Glasgow median hourly rate £14.76 £17.19 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.17% -68.75% +240.35%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.50 £14.20
90th Percentile £28.75 £33.50 £108.50
Scotland median hourly rate £17.25 £18.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -6.76% - +14.48%

AIX
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing AIX in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for AIX in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (57.14%) IBM
4 4 (57.14%) Solaris
5 3 (42.86%) Windows
5 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
5 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
6 2 (28.57%) Proactive Monitoring
6 2 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (28.57%) Change Control
6 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
6 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
6 2 (28.57%) IBM XIV
6 2 (28.57%) Service Management
6 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
6 2 (28.57%) Project Management
6 2 (28.57%) SLA
6 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (28.57%) Firmware
6 2 (28.57%) SAN
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (28.57%) LAN
6 2 (28.57%) WAN

AIX
Co-occurring 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 1 (14.29%) IBM Domino
1 1 (14.29%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Designer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Designer
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) SAN Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) SAN Storage Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Storage Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) AIX Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) AIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Lotus Notes Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) IBM XIV
1 2 (28.57%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Solaris
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) SUSE
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
6 1 (14.29%) Tru64
6 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
1 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
1 2 (28.57%) Change Control
1 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Proactive Monitoring
1 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
1 2 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
1 2 (28.57%) Service Management
1 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
1 2 (28.57%) Use Case
1 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
2 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) Ruby
1 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
2 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Firmware
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) IBM
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 2 (28.57%) Brocade
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) EMC
5 1 (14.29%) Lotus