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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP-UX
Rank 49 67 75
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +8
Contract jobs citing HPUX 26 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.75% 0.26% 0.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.98% 1.31% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 1
Average daily rate £450 £450 £530
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £424 £350 £364
% change year-on-year
+21.00% -3.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.76%
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
186 153 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.70% 19.84% 22.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 74 85
Average daily rate £370 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £288 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 25 32
Average hourly rate £16.84 £14.35 £20.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.39% -30.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.60 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £24.25 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HPUX across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

HPUX Daily Rate Histogram 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 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Warrington - 9 £475 - 1
Macclesfield +3 8 £281 -37.50%
HPUX
North West

HPUX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 25 (89.29%) Solaris
2 24 (85.71%) AIX
3 23 (82.14%) Data Centre
4 21 (75.00%) Linux
4 21 (75.00%) Windows
5 19 (67.86%) Migration
6 15 (53.57%) Unix
6 15 (53.57%) VMware
7 14 (50.00%) IBM
8 13 (46.43%) Security Cleared
9 12 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (42.86%) Red Hat
10 11 (39.29%) HP
11 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (32.14%) VCE vBlock
12 9 (32.14%) Sun
12 9 (32.14%) WAN
12 9 (32.14%) Cisco
13 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
13 8 (28.57%) Dell
13 8 (28.57%) FlexPod
13 8 (28.57%) Hyper-V
13 8 (28.57%) Clustering
14 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
14 6 (21.43%) Citrix
15 3 (10.71%) Oracle
15 3 (10.71%) HP Superdome
16 2 (7.14%) SQL
16 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
16 2 (7.14%) LDAP

HPUX
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) WAN
2 2 (7.14%) LDAP
3 1 (3.57%) LAN
3 1 (3.57%) NAS
3 1 (3.57%) SAN
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
1 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Architect
2 11 (39.29%) Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (25.00%) IT Architect
3 7 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V Architect
5 2 (7.14%) VMware Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) HPUX Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Migration Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Network Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Unix Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 23 (82.14%) Data Centre
2 9 (32.14%) VCE vBlock
3 8 (28.57%) Clustering
3 8 (28.57%) FlexPod
4 3 (10.71%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 25 (89.29%) Solaris
2 24 (85.71%) AIX
3 21 (75.00%) Linux
3 21 (75.00%) Windows
4 15 (53.57%) Unix
5 12 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Migration
2 1 (3.57%) CRM
2 1 (3.57%) Data Reconciliation
2 1 (3.57%) ERP
2 1 (3.57%) High Availability
2 1 (3.57%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) Security Cleared
2 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 8 (28.57%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) VMware
2 14 (50.00%) IBM
3 12 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 11 (39.29%) HP
5 9 (32.14%) Cisco
5 9 (32.14%) Sun
6 8 (28.57%) Dell
7 6 (21.43%) Citrix
8 3 (10.71%) Oracle
9 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
10 1 (3.57%) Avaya
10 1 (3.57%) EMC
10 1 (3.57%) Hitachi
10 1 (3.57%) Sitecore
Warrington, Cheshire
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