The table below looks at the statistics for HPUX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HPUX over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP-UX
Rank 58 71 60
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Contract jobs citing HPUX 6 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.77% 0.30% 0.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.53% 1.43% 3.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 4
Average daily rate
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£429 £530 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.08% +63.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £530 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £530 £336
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £363 £388
% change year-on-year
-1.72% -6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 - -
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
170 210 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.79% 21.34% 23.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 81 99
Average daily rate £388 £325 £342
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £224 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 38 24
Average hourly rate £16.16 £31.56 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.78% +68.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £44.90 £35.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -11.76%

HPUX
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HPUX across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HPUX within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield - 2 £450 -
Wilmslow - - - -
HPUX
North West

HPUX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 8 (100.00%) HP
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Solaris
3 6 (75.00%) WebLogic
3 6 (75.00%) Oracle
3 6 (75.00%) Cisco
3 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
4 5 (62.50%) Migration
4 5 (62.50%) UNIX
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
5 4 (50.00%) Business Objects
5 4 (50.00%) IIS
5 4 (50.00%) Linux
5 4 (50.00%) Documentum
5 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (50.00%) Compuware
5 4 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (50.00%) TOGAF
5 4 (50.00%) BODI
5 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
5 4 (50.00%) F5
5 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (50.00%) Time Management
5 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
6 3 (37.50%) Service Management

HPUX
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 6 (75.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (50.00%) IIS
2 4 (50.00%) Documentum
3 2 (25.00%) Apache
3 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
4 1 (12.50%) WebLogic Integration
4 1 (12.50%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (12.50%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) FTP
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
1 2 (25.00%) Intranet
2 1 (12.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) BODI
3 1 (12.50%) MS Access
General
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (25.00%) IT Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (25.00%) Clustering
2 2 (25.00%) FlexPod
3 1 (12.50%) Tandem
3 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
3 1 (12.50%) AS400
3 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Solaris
2 5 (62.50%) UNIX
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) AIX
5 1 (12.50%) SUSE
5 1 (12.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Migration
2 4 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (50.00%) Time Management
3 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
3 3 (37.50%) Service Management
3 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (25.00%) Change Control
4 2 (25.00%) CAFM
5 1 (12.50%) Release Management
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) FoxPro (VFP)
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (12.50%) CA Wily
1 1 (12.50%) OMEGAMON
1 1 (12.50%) Foglight
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) HP
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) Business Objects
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Compuware
3 4 (50.00%) F5
4 3 (37.50%) Sun
4 3 (37.50%) IBM
5 2 (25.00%) Dell
5 2 (25.00%) Citrix
5 2 (25.00%) TIBCO
6 1 (12.50%) Tumbleweed
6 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 1 (12.50%) SAP