The table below looks at the statistics for HPUX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HPUX over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP-UX
Rank 86 80 71
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Contract jobs citing HPUX 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.30% 0.20% 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.17% 0.87% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £425 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £19.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+84.61% -54.11%
HPUX
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
256 230 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 25.47% 23.16% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 136 107
Median daily rate £425 £418 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.79% +54.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £225 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 24 26
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% -22.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £14.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £20.19 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

HPUX
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing HPUX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

HPUX Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

HPUX
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

HPUX Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

HPUX
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

HPUX Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

HPUX
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HPUX within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 3 £425 -
HPUX
North West

HPUX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing HPUX 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for HPUX.

1 16 (84.21%) AIX
1 16 (84.21%) Solaris
2 15 (78.95%) Data Centre
3 12 (63.16%) Linux
3 12 (63.16%) Unix
3 12 (63.16%) Migration
4 10 (52.63%) VMware
5 9 (47.37%) Red Hat
5 9 (47.37%) Windows
5 9 (47.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (36.84%) HP
6 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
7 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
8 5 (26.32%) IBM
9 4 (21.05%) WAN
9 4 (21.05%) Sun
9 4 (21.05%) Oracle
10 3 (15.79%) Clustering
10 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
10 3 (15.79%) Dell
10 3 (15.79%) Citrix
10 3 (15.79%) DNS
10 3 (15.79%) Cisco
10 3 (15.79%) VCE vBlock
10 3 (15.79%) FlexPod
10 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
10 3 (15.79%) HP Superdome
11 2 (10.53%) TeamCity
11 2 (10.53%) yum

HPUX
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (10.53%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) WAN
2 3 (15.79%) DNS
3 2 (10.53%) LDAP
4 1 (5.26%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (15.79%) IT Architect
3 3 (15.79%) IT Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (10.53%) HPUX Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) DBA
5 1 (5.26%) Migration Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Network Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Unix Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (78.95%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.79%) Clustering
2 3 (15.79%) FlexPod
2 3 (15.79%) HP Superdome
2 3 (15.79%) VCE vBlock
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) AIX
1 16 (84.21%) Solaris
2 12 (63.16%) Linux
2 12 (63.16%) Unix
3 9 (47.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (47.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Migration
2 1 (5.26%) Data Reconciliation
2 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
2 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.53%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Puppet
1 2 (10.53%) yum
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) VMware
2 9 (47.37%) Red Hat
3 7 (36.84%) HP
4 5 (26.32%) IBM
5 4 (21.05%) Oracle
5 4 (21.05%) Sun
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco
6 3 (15.79%) Citrix
6 3 (15.79%) Dell
7 1 (5.26%) Microsoft