The first table below looks at the demand for HPUX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HPUX over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP-UX
Rank 120 106 127
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +21
Contract jobs citing HPUX 9 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.32% 0.61% 0.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.54% 3.13% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 3
Average daily rate £400 £256 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.09% -39.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £219 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £313 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £375 £500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £27.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +170.00%
Operating Systems Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
586 479 491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.53% 19.49% 15.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 191 210
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £170 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £477 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 36 33
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £15.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +32.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.30 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.30 £34.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
HPUX
South East

HPUX
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HPUX across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

HPUX Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

HPUX
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HPUX across the Berkshire region.

HPUX Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

HPUX
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HPUX across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

HPUX Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

HPUX
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HPUX across the Berkshire region.

HPUX Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

HPUX
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HPUX within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Slough +8 1 £238 -7.31%
Maidenhead - - - -
Reading - - - -
HPUX
South East

HPUX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing HPUX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HPUX.

1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (81.25%) Solaris
3 12 (75.00%) UNIX
4 11 (68.75%) HP
5 10 (62.50%) Sun
5 10 (62.50%) Red Hat
5 10 (62.50%) Telecoms
5 10 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (50.00%) Windows
7 7 (43.75%) IIS
7 7 (43.75%) Cisco
7 7 (43.75%) Apache
7 7 (43.75%) Tomcat
7 7 (43.75%) Project Management
7 7 (43.75%) SAN
7 7 (43.75%) Firewall
8 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2
9 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (25.00%) Migration
10 4 (25.00%) VMware
10 4 (25.00%) ITIL
10 4 (25.00%) Oracle
10 4 (25.00%) WebLogic
11 3 (18.75%) OpenVMS
11 3 (18.75%) Service Management
11 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (18.75%) Veritas
11 3 (18.75%) VMware ESX
11 3 (18.75%) AS400

HPUX
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing HPUX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HPUX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (43.75%) IIS
1 7 (43.75%) Apache
1 7 (43.75%) Tomcat
2 4 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) SAN
1 7 (43.75%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
2 1 (6.25%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 12c
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
General
1 10 (62.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Architect
2 5 (31.25%) Project Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Technical Manager
3 4 (25.00%) Technical Project Manager
4 3 (18.75%) Service Manager
4 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Transition Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Service Transition Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Services Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Deployment Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) UNIX Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) AS400
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (81.25%) Solaris
3 12 (75.00%) UNIX
4 10 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (50.00%) Windows
6 3 (18.75%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Project Management
2 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 4 (25.00%) Migration
3 4 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (18.75%) Service Management
4 3 (18.75%) Transition Management
5 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) CCNA
4 1 (6.25%) CCNP
4 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) VMware ESX
1 3 (18.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 3 (18.75%) Veritas File System
1 3 (18.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) HP
2 10 (62.50%) Sun
2 10 (62.50%) Red Hat
3 7 (43.75%) Cisco
4 4 (25.00%) VMware
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle
5 3 (18.75%) Veritas
6 1 (6.25%) Sybase
6 1 (6.25%) Apple