The first table below looks at the demand for HPUX skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HPUX over the 3 months to 25 July 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 England 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP-UX
Rank 484 403 353
Rank change year-on-year
-81 -50
Contract jobs citing HPUX 86 142 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.31% 0.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.77% 1.36% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 93 88
Average daily rate
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£344 £363 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% -7.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £280 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £334 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.93% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £23.50 £33.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.37% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £33.75 -
% change year-on-year
-30.37% -
Operating Systems Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11241 10447 11276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.77% 22.46% 21.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 6467 5844 5670
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 967 980 1191
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
HPUX
UK

HPUX
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

HPUX Jobs Demand Trend in England

HPUX
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

HPUX Daily Rate Trend in England

HPUX
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HPUX across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

HPUX Daily Rate Histogram in England

HPUX
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

HPUX Hourly Rate Trend in England

HPUX
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HPUX across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

HPUX Hourly Rate Histogram in England

HPUX
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HPUX within the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
South East -20 20 £358 -0.55% 4
North West +2 19 £340 +2.64%
West Midlands -4 18 £275 -23.39% 1
London -15 13 £388 -4.32% 6
East Midlands -10 5 £348 +15.83%
North East - 5 £275 - 1
Yorkshire -20 3 - -
East of England -25 3 £350 +12.00% 1
South West - - - - 2
HPUX
UK

HPUX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 147 (74.24%) Linux
2 135 (68.18%) UNIX
3 87 (43.94%) Oracle
4 84 (42.42%) HP
5 80 (40.40%) Solaris
6 59 (29.80%) Windows
7 53 (26.77%) Red Hat
7 53 (26.77%) Oracle Database
8 51 (25.76%) SQL
9 50 (25.25%) AIX
10 45 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 39 (19.70%) Java
11 39 (19.70%) Shell Script
11 39 (19.70%) VMware
12 37 (18.69%) IBM
13 34 (17.17%) ITIL
14 32 (16.16%) Perl
15 31 (15.66%) Security Cleared
16 30 (15.15%) SAN
17 29 (14.65%) Finance
18 26 (13.13%) RDBMS
18 26 (13.13%) Relational Database
19 25 (12.63%) Oracle Database 11g
19 25 (12.63%) WebLogic
20 24 (12.12%) C
20 24 (12.12%) SQL Server
20 24 (12.12%) XML
21 21 (10.61%) HTML
22 20 (10.10%) DB2
22 20 (10.10%) Apache

HPUX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 25 (12.63%) WebLogic
2 20 (10.10%) Apache
3 16 (8.08%) MQSeries
3 16 (8.08%) WebSphere
4 14 (7.07%) Tomcat
5 13 (6.57%) WebSphere Application Server
6 9 (4.55%) WebLogic Integration
7 6 (3.03%) MS Exchange
8 5 (2.53%) IIS
8 5 (2.53%) IBM Notes
9 4 (2.02%) SAS
9 4 (2.02%) Oracle Application Server
9 4 (2.02%) Adobe CQ
10 2 (1.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2000
10 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (1.01%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (3.03%) MS Office
2 2 (1.01%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.01%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (6.06%) Tridion
2 2 (1.01%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (1.01%) CSG Singleview
2 2 (1.01%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (1.01%) SAP CRM
2 2 (1.01%) SAP PM
2 2 (1.01%) Magento
2 2 (1.01%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (1.01%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.53%) SaaS
2 3 (1.52%) IaaS
3 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (15.15%) SAN
2 17 (8.59%) Internet
3 12 (6.06%) LAN
4 11 (5.56%) WAN
4 11 (5.56%) DNS
5 10 (5.05%) Firewall
6 9 (4.55%) Wireshark
6 9 (4.55%) FTP
6 9 (4.55%) TCP/IP
7 8 (4.04%) Fibre Channel
8 7 (3.54%) VPN
8 7 (3.54%) DHCP
9 6 (3.03%) HTTP
10 4 (2.02%) SSL
10 4 (2.02%) LDAP
11 3 (1.52%) SSH
11 3 (1.52%) VLAN
12 2 (1.01%) X.500
12 2 (1.01%) Kerberos
12 2 (1.01%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (26.77%) Oracle Database
2 26 (13.13%) Relational Database
2 26 (13.13%) RDBMS
3 25 (12.63%) Oracle Database 11g
4 24 (12.12%) SQL Server
5 20 (10.10%) DB2
6 18 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
7 9 (4.55%) MS Access
8 6 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (3.03%) MySQL
9 5 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (2.02%) Oracle Database 12c
10 4 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.52%) OLAP
11 3 (1.52%) Oracle OLAP
12 2 (1.01%) Big Data
12 2 (1.01%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 2 (1.01%) OLTP
12 2 (1.01%) DataStage
13 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 17 (8.59%) Subversion
2 16 (8.08%) Ant
2 16 (8.08%) JUnit
2 16 (8.08%) Eclipse
2 16 (8.08%) Log4j
3 12 (6.06%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 4 (2.02%) Maven
5 3 (1.52%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (1.01%) ProC
7 1 (0.51%) Toad
7 1 (0.51%) ERwin
7 1 (0.51%) Rational Rose
General
1 29 (14.65%) Finance
2 19 (9.60%) Telecoms
3 18 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 18 (9.09%) Retail
4 5 (2.53%) Banking
4 5 (2.53%) Marketing
5 2 (1.01%) Billing
5 2 (1.01%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.01%) Legal
6 1 (0.51%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 34 (17.17%) Administrator
2 31 (15.66%) Architect
3 24 (12.12%) DBA
4 23 (11.62%) Developer
4 23 (11.62%) Oracle DBA
4 23 (11.62%) UNIX Administrator
5 20 (10.10%) Systems Administrator
6 17 (8.59%) Analyst
7 16 (8.08%) Java Developer
7 16 (8.08%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 15 (7.58%) Linux Administrator
9 14 (7.07%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 13 (6.57%) UNIX Support
11 10 (5.05%) Consultant
12 9 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
12 9 (4.55%) Support Analyst
13 8 (4.04%) Infrastructure Architect
14 7 (3.54%) UNIX Engineer
14 7 (3.54%) Tester
15 6 (3.03%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (12.12%) XML
2 21 (10.61%) HTML
3 18 (9.09%) J2EE
4 17 (8.59%) JMS
5 16 (8.08%) XSLT
5 16 (8.08%) Struts
5 16 (8.08%) Servlets
5 16 (8.08%) XMLBeans
5 16 (8.08%) Ajax
6 14 (7.07%) JSP
7 13 (6.57%) JDBC
7 13 (6.57%) Middleware
8 12 (6.06%) EJB
8 12 (6.06%) JSTL
8 12 (6.06%) XHTML
9 11 (5.56%) Web Services
10 5 (2.53%) .NET
11 4 (2.02%) CSS
11 4 (2.02%) SOAP
11 4 (2.02%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.08%) Web 2.0
2 10 (5.05%) Mainframe
3 9 (4.55%) Clustering
3 9 (4.55%) N-Tier
4 5 (2.53%) HACMP
5 4 (2.02%) Thin Client
5 4 (2.02%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.02%) AS400
5 4 (2.02%) Fat Client
5 4 (2.02%) HP Superdome
5 4 (2.02%) Open Source
5 4 (2.02%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.52%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.01%) CMDB
7 2 (1.01%) Data Conversion
7 2 (1.01%) HP StorageWorks
7 2 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.51%) Tandem
8 1 (0.51%) PMI
8 1 (0.51%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 147 (74.24%) Linux
2 135 (68.18%) UNIX
3 80 (40.40%) Solaris
4 59 (29.80%) Windows
5 50 (25.25%) AIX
6 45 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (5.56%) SUSE
8 6 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (2.53%) NetWare
10 3 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.52%) OpenVMS
11 2 (1.01%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (1.01%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.51%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.51%) Tru64
12 1 (0.51%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (17.17%) ITIL
2 18 (9.09%) OO
2 18 (9.09%) E-Commerce
2 18 (9.09%) Migration
2 18 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 16 (8.08%) Content Management
4 15 (7.58%) UML
5 14 (7.07%) Performance Testing
6 13 (6.57%) Change Control
6 13 (6.57%) SOA
7 12 (6.06%) RAD
8 11 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
9 9 (4.55%) Security Testing
9 9 (4.55%) Statistical Analysis
9 9 (4.55%) Integration Testing
9 9 (4.55%) Release Management
9 9 (4.55%) Reverse Engineering
9 9 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (4.55%) Configuration Management
9 9 (4.55%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (25.76%) SQL
2 39 (19.70%) Shell Script
2 39 (19.70%) Java
3 32 (16.16%) Perl
4 24 (12.12%) C
5 19 (9.60%) JavaScript
5 19 (9.60%) PL/SQL
6 18 (9.09%) Bash Shell
7 16 (8.08%) C++
7 16 (8.08%) XPath
8 12 (6.06%) VB
9 10 (5.05%) Korn
10 9 (4.55%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 5 (2.53%) PHP
12 4 (2.02%) Bourne shell
13 3 (1.52%) Python
14 1 (0.51%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.51%) C#
Qualifications
1 31 (15.66%) Security Cleared
2 17 (8.59%) SC Cleared
3 13 (6.57%) Degree
4 10 (5.05%) DV Cleared
5 9 (4.55%) ISEB Practitioner
5 9 (4.55%) ISTQB
5 9 (4.55%) ISEB
5 9 (4.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 4 (2.02%) RHCE
6 4 (2.02%) Sun Certification
7 2 (1.01%) CISSP
7 2 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.01%) CCNA
8 1 (0.51%) OCP
8 1 (0.51%) OCA
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.51%) PMP
8 1 (0.51%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.51%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.53%) SLA
2 2 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 20 (10.10%) Oracle RAC
2 17 (8.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (7.07%) Oracle RMAN
4 9 (4.55%) VMware ESX
5 5 (2.53%) GPFS
5 5 (2.53%) Active Directory
6 4 (2.02%) KVM
6 4 (2.02%) RHEV
6 4 (2.02%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 3 (1.52%) Veritas File System
7 3 (1.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (1.01%) Samba
9 1 (0.51%) NFS
9 1 (0.51%) RACF
9 1 (0.51%) Xen
9 1 (0.51%) SRDF
9 1 (0.51%) vSphere
9 1 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (7.58%) Data Guard
2 14 (7.07%) Tivoli
3 9 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (2.53%) Control-M
5 3 (1.52%) CA SiteMinder
5 3 (1.52%) Unicenter
5 3 (1.52%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 3 (1.52%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (1.52%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (1.01%) Puppet
6 2 (1.01%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (1.01%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (1.01%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (1.01%) Oracle Statspack
6 2 (1.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.51%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 1 (0.51%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.51%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.51%) MOM
7 1 (0.51%) SCCM
Vendors
1 87 (43.94%) Oracle
2 84 (42.42%) HP
3 53 (26.77%) Red Hat
4 39 (19.70%) VMware
5 37 (18.69%) IBM
6 16 (8.08%) Sun
6 16 (8.08%) Interwoven
7 14 (7.07%) TIBCO
8 12 (6.06%) Blue Martini
8 12 (6.06%) ATG
8 12 (6.06%) Elastic Path
8 12 (6.06%) Citrix
9 10 (5.05%) EMC
9 10 (5.05%) CA
9 10 (5.05%) NetApp
10 9 (4.55%) Veritas
10 9 (4.55%) SAP
11 7 (3.54%) Cisco
11 7 (3.54%) Hitachi
12 6 (3.03%) Compaq
West Midlands
Aston Carter
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Streamline Connections
Rate: £200 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Midlands
TEKsystems
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago