Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 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 > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 53 52
Rank change year-on-year -29 -1 +29
Contract jobs citing AIX 9 30 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.70% 2.68% 2.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.67% 9.84% 12.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 19 26
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £404 £237 £260
90th Percentile £464 £445 £388
Scotland median daily rate £423 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +30.00% -7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow 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 Glasgow with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 337 305 400
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 26.16% 27.26% 23.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 163 188
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% +2.64%
10th Percentile £186 £173 £170
90th Percentile £550 £438 £450
Scotland median daily rate £384 £330 £350
% change year-on-year +16.29% -5.71% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 14
Glasgow median hourly rate £13.33 £13.38 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.41% -74.51% +218.18%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.50 £13.60
90th Percentile £22.78 £22.50 £73.38
Scotland median hourly rate £16.43 £18.25 £18.88
% change year-on-year -9.97% -3.31% +14.39%

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 19 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for AIX.

1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
3 5 (55.56%) IBM
4 4 (44.44%) EMC
4 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
4 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
5 3 (33.33%) Unix
5 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) Solaris
5 3 (33.33%) Law
5 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 3 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (22.22%) SCOM
6 2 (22.22%) Tripwire
6 2 (22.22%) XenDesktop
6 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (22.22%) ArcSight
6 2 (22.22%) Squid
6 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (22.22%) Citrix
6 2 (22.22%) Tru64
6 2 (22.22%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (22.22%) SELinux

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 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
1 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (11.11%) Confluence
2 1 (11.11%) IBM Domino
2 1 (11.11%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (11.11%) IBM Notes
2 1 (11.11%) MQSeries
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Portal
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Bitbucket
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Law
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Designer
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Designer
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) AIX Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) AIX Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Lotus Notes Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Support Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) J2EE
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Solaris
3 3 (33.33%) Unix
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) Tru64
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Line Management
3 1 (11.11%) Microservices
3 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) Use Case
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
1 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) Korn
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Squid
2 2 (22.22%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (22.22%) XenDesktop
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (22.22%) SCOM
2 2 (22.22%) SELinux
2 2 (22.22%) vCenter Server
3 1 (11.11%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) IBM
2 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
3 4 (44.44%) EMC
4 2 (22.22%) ArcSight
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) Tripwire
5 1 (11.11%) Dell
5 1 (11.11%) Lotus
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) Symantec