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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP-UX
Rank 79 75 71
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Contract jobs citing HPUX 14 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.98% 0.67% 0.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.74% 3.88% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 1
Average daily rate £400 £400 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £350 £365
% change year-on-year
+20.85% -4.10%
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
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
244 232 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.12% 17.24% 19.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 100 110
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £130 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £307
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +9.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 6
Average hourly rate £15.25 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016, 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 19 (100.00%) AIX
1 19 (100.00%) Finance
2 18 (94.74%) Oracle
3 16 (84.21%) Linux
4 13 (68.42%) Solaris
5 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
6 10 (52.63%) Windows
6 10 (52.63%) Migration
7 8 (42.11%) Middleware
7 8 (42.11%) SQL
8 7 (36.84%) Banking
9 6 (31.58%) Web Services
9 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
9 6 (31.58%) CICS
10 5 (26.32%) EMC
10 5 (26.32%) SAN
10 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
10 5 (26.32%) Unix
10 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
10 5 (26.32%) Change Management
10 5 (26.32%) WebSphere
10 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (21.05%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 4 (21.05%) SRDF
11 4 (21.05%) EMC NetWorker
11 4 (21.05%) Patch Management
11 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
11 4 (21.05%) NetBackup
11 4 (21.05%) Oracle RMAN
11 4 (21.05%) HP

HPUX
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 6 (31.58%) CICS
1 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 5 (26.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
General
1 19 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (15.79%) EMC Storage Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) HP Storage Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) HPUX Systems Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Solaris Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Solaris Systems Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Storage Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Storage Systems Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Unix Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Coordinator
4 2 (10.53%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) Middleware
2 6 (31.58%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) AIX
2 16 (84.21%) Linux
3 13 (68.42%) Solaris
4 10 (52.63%) Windows
5 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (26.32%) Unix
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Migration
2 5 (26.32%) Change Management
3 4 (21.05%) Patch Management
4 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.53%) Validation
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) SRDF
1 4 (21.05%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) EMC NetWorker
1 4 (21.05%) NetBackup
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Oracle
2 5 (26.32%) EMC
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
3 4 (21.05%) HP
3 4 (21.05%) Veritas