The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP-UX
Rank 79 68 51
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -17
Contract jobs citing HPUX 7 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.48% 0.41% 1.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.82% 2.08% 6.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 2
Average daily rate
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£511 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.23% -10.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £45.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-56.66% +66.66%
HPUX
Scotland

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

Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
248 240 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 16.87% 19.51% 19.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 136 51
Average daily rate £350 £375 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +28.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £123 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.31% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 2
Average hourly rate £39.50 £21.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.09% +35.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.88 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.78% -0.78%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HPUX across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

HPUX Daily Rate Histogram 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 6 May 2015, 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 15 (93.75%) AIX
1 15 (93.75%) Solaris
2 14 (87.50%) Migration
3 10 (62.50%) Linux
4 9 (56.25%) EMC
4 9 (56.25%) Change Management
5 8 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 8 (50.00%) UNIX
5 8 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (43.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 7 (43.75%) SAN
6 7 (43.75%) Veritas
6 7 (43.75%) HP
7 6 (37.50%) Finance
7 6 (37.50%) Oracle RMAN
7 6 (37.50%) Oracle
8 5 (31.25%) Mainframe
9 3 (18.75%) NetBackup
9 3 (18.75%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
10 2 (12.50%) Windows
10 2 (12.50%) Windows 2000
10 2 (12.50%) Data Mining
10 2 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (6.25%) SQL
11 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
11 1 (6.25%) SQL Server

HPUX
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Data Mining
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Senior UNIX Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) UNIX Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Senior UNIX Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) UNIX Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (12.50%) UNIX Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) DBA
4 2 (12.50%) Senior UNIX Support
4 2 (12.50%) UNIX Support
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (6.25%) AIX Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Backup Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Storage Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) AIX
1 15 (93.75%) Solaris
2 10 (62.50%) Linux
3 8 (50.00%) UNIX
3 8 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Windows
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 2000
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Migration
2 9 (56.25%) Change Management
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) SRDF
3 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (18.75%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (18.75%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) EMC
2 8 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 7 (43.75%) HP
3 7 (43.75%) Veritas
4 6 (37.50%) Oracle
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) VMware