The first table below looks at the demand for HPUX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh 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 78 43 60
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +17
Contract jobs citing HPUX 3 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.23% 1.59% 0.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.28% 7.69% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Average daily rate £325 £363 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -5.22%
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
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
234 156 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.22% 20.72% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 48 85
Average daily rate £375 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £125 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 14
Average hourly rate £19.50 £15.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.80% -43.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £31.65 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
HPUX
Scotland

HPUX
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

HPUX Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

HPUX
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

HPUX Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

HPUX
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

HPUX Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

HPUX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 7 (100.00%) Solaris
2 6 (85.71%) UNIX
2 6 (85.71%) HP
3 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
3 5 (71.43%) AIX
4 4 (57.14%) Linux
4 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (28.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) Financial Institution
5 2 (28.57%) Sun
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) Veritas
5 2 (28.57%) Banking
6 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
6 1 (14.29%) OpenROAD
6 1 (14.29%) Middleware
6 1 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 1 (14.29%) DB2
6 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) Informix
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (14.29%) Ingres
6 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
6 1 (14.29%) IBM

HPUX
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
1 1 (14.29%) OpenROAD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) DB2
1 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (14.29%) Informix
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (14.29%) Ingres
1 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Financial Institution
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Solaris
2 6 (85.71%) UNIX
3 5 (71.43%) AIX
4 4 (57.14%) Linux
4 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) Sun
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Veritas
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
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