Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 42 55
Rank change year-on-year -41 +13 +29
Contract jobs citing AIX 19 44 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.35% 4.09% 2.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.15% 14.86% 10.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 30 19
Glasgow median daily rate £363 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.38% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £250 £336 £308
90th Percentile £488 £438 £413
Scotland median daily rate £293 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -26.88% +6.67% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - £38.00

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 309 296 341
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 21.90% 27.51% 25.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 151 180
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £373 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.67% +8.76% +3.79%
10th Percentile £214 £163 £122
90th Percentile £488 £425 £450
Scotland median daily rate £375 £363 £351
% change year-on-year +3.45% +3.20% +4.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £32.50 £11.00 £101.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +195.45% -89.19% +494.68%
10th Percentile £13.60 £10.50 £32.13
90th Percentile £51.50 £37.90 £171.58
Scotland median hourly rate £16.81 £17.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year -2.55% -52.08% +28.11%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AIX in Glasgow over the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 21 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing AIX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for AIX.

1 16 (84.21%) Linux
2 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) IBM
3 9 (47.37%) VMware
4 8 (42.11%) IBM Domino
4 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
5 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
5 7 (36.84%) Finance
6 6 (31.58%) IBM Notes
6 6 (31.58%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (31.58%) WebSphere
6 6 (31.58%) Software Testing
6 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (26.32%) IBM Connections
7 5 (26.32%) DB2
7 5 (26.32%) Oracle
7 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
8 4 (21.05%) Change Management
8 4 (21.05%) Citrix
8 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
8 4 (21.05%) Solaris
8 4 (21.05%) ITIL
8 4 (21.05%) Problem Management
8 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (21.05%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
9 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
9 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
9 3 (15.79%) McAfee ePO

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 8 (42.11%) IBM Domino
2 6 (31.58%) IBM Notes
2 6 (31.58%) WebSphere
2 6 (31.58%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (26.32%) IBM Connections
4 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
5 1 (5.26%) MQSeries
5 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) DHCP
1 3 (15.79%) DNS
1 3 (15.79%) SAN
2 2 (10.53%) LAN
2 2 (10.53%) SMS
2 2 (10.53%) WAN
3 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) DB2
2 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) HP UFT
1 3 (15.79%) WinRunner
2 1 (5.26%) TestDirector
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Administrator
2 6 (31.58%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (26.32%) Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Lotus Notes Administrator
4 4 (21.05%) Domino Administrator
5 3 (15.79%) Test Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Change Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Designer
6 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Designer
6 2 (10.53%) SAN Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) SAN Storage Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Storage Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Storage Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) AIX Administrator
7 1 (5.26%) AIX Systems Administrator
7 1 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (5.26%) Oracle Project Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Oracle Technical Project Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Clustering
1 3 (15.79%) PDA
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) IBM XIV
2 2 (10.53%) Replication
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Linux
2 11 (57.89%) Windows
3 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (21.05%) Solaris
4 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (10.53%) SUSE
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
6 1 (5.26%) Mac OS
6 1 (5.26%) Unix
6 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Software Testing
2 4 (21.05%) Change Management
2 4 (21.05%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Problem Management
3 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
3 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
4 2 (10.53%) Capacity Management
4 2 (10.53%) Change Control
4 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.53%) Resource Management
4 2 (10.53%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Service Management
4 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
4 2 (10.53%) Time Management
4 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Java
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
2 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
4 2 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (10.53%) Degree
4 2 (10.53%) HND
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (5.26%) MCITP
5 1 (5.26%) MCSA
5 1 (5.26%) MCSE
5 1 (5.26%) MCTS
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (21.05%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
3 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
4 2 (10.53%) Firmware
4 2 (10.53%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (10.53%) HP ALM
3 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (5.26%) Netcool
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) IBM
2 9 (47.37%) VMware
3 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 5 (26.32%) Oracle
4 4 (21.05%) Citrix
4 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
5 3 (15.79%) Lotus
5 3 (15.79%) McAfee
5 3 (15.79%) Veritas
6 2 (10.53%) Brocade
6 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco
6 2 (10.53%) F5
6 2 (10.53%) HP
6 2 (10.53%) Ivanti
7 1 (5.26%) Dell
7 1 (5.26%) EMC
7 1 (5.26%) Symantec