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 16 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 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP-UX
Rank 445 404 384
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -20
Contract jobs citing HPUX 121 126 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.29% 0.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.06% 1.36% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 74 82
Average daily rate £385 £375 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £375 £500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 £27.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +170.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £27.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +170.00%
Operating Systems Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11415 9276 11249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.80% 21.12% 20.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6446 5024 5856
Average daily rate £350 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1032 962 1101
Average hourly rate £16.20 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £37.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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 16 April 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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -48 32 £410 +5.80% 1
South East -24 18 £400 +23.07% 4
South West -4 13 £350 -6.66%
North East - 13 £263 -
West Midlands 0 11 £210 -50.58%
Yorkshire -27 11 £360 -4.00% 5
East of England -31 11 £500 +100.00% 3
North West -21 9 £393 +4.66% 3
East Midlands -8 1 £400 +45.45% 3
Midlands - - - -
HPUX
UK

HPUX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 155 (73.11%) Linux
2 152 (71.70%) UNIX
3 110 (51.89%) Solaris
4 100 (47.17%) HP
5 86 (40.57%) Oracle
6 76 (35.85%) Red Hat
7 74 (34.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 65 (30.66%) Windows
9 56 (26.42%) SQL
10 54 (25.47%) Perl
11 52 (24.53%) AIX
12 51 (24.06%) Oracle Database
13 47 (22.17%) SAN
13 47 (22.17%) VMware
14 44 (20.75%) Shell Script
15 40 (18.87%) Clustering
16 38 (17.92%) Java
17 37 (17.45%) Sun
18 35 (16.51%) RDBMS
18 35 (16.51%) Relational Database
19 33 (15.57%) Veritas
20 31 (14.62%) IBM
20 31 (14.62%) XML
21 29 (13.68%) Cisco
21 29 (13.68%) Oracle Database 11g
22 28 (13.21%) Security Cleared
22 28 (13.21%) Migration
23 27 (12.74%) Finance
24 25 (11.79%) ITIL
24 25 (11.79%) PL/SQL

HPUX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 20 (9.43%) WebSphere
2 19 (8.96%) WebSphere Application Server
2 19 (8.96%) MQSeries
3 14 (6.60%) WebLogic
4 13 (6.13%) Apache
5 11 (5.19%) Tomcat
6 10 (4.72%) IIS
7 8 (3.77%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.89%) SAS
8 4 (1.89%) MS Exchange
9 3 (1.42%) Confluence
9 3 (1.42%) Lotus Domino
10 2 (0.94%) WebLogic Integration
10 2 (0.94%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 5.5
11 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2000
11 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.47%) Oracle Spatial
11 1 (0.47%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 3 (1.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.94%) MS Office
3 1 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (8.49%) Tridion
2 3 (1.42%) SAP SEM
3 2 (0.94%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.47%) Magento
4 1 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.42%) SaaS
1 3 (1.42%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (22.17%) SAN
2 23 (10.85%) NAS
3 19 (8.96%) Internet
4 12 (5.66%) Wireshark
4 12 (5.66%) WAN
5 10 (4.72%) Firewall
5 10 (4.72%) LAN
6 6 (2.83%) DHCP
6 6 (2.83%) TCP/IP
6 6 (2.83%) DNS
6 6 (2.83%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (1.42%) VPN
7 3 (1.42%) Kerberos
7 3 (1.42%) IPv4
7 3 (1.42%) DVB
8 2 (0.94%) LDAP
8 2 (0.94%) FTP
8 2 (0.94%) SMS
8 2 (0.94%) FCoE
8 2 (0.94%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (24.06%) Oracle Database
2 35 (16.51%) RDBMS
2 35 (16.51%) Relational Database
3 29 (13.68%) Oracle Database 11g
4 24 (11.32%) Oracle Database 10g
5 20 (9.43%) DB2
6 13 (6.13%) SQL Server
7 7 (3.30%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (2.36%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.94%) SAP BW
11 2 (0.94%) MS Access
11 2 (0.94%) OLAP
11 2 (0.94%) MySQL
11 2 (0.94%) Oracle OLAP
11 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.47%) Oracle8/8i Database
12 1 (0.47%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 19 (8.96%) Log4j
1 19 (8.96%) Ant
1 19 (8.96%) JUnit
1 19 (8.96%) Eclipse
1 19 (8.96%) Subversion
2 18 (8.49%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 3 (1.42%) JIRA
4 2 (0.94%) ProC
4 2 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.47%) Maven
General
1 27 (12.74%) Finance
2 24 (11.32%) Telecoms
3 23 (10.85%) Retail
4 20 (9.43%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.36%) French Language
6 3 (1.42%) Marketing
7 2 (0.94%) Dutch Language
7 2 (0.94%) Banking
8 1 (0.47%) Billing
8 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (14.15%) DBA
1 30 (14.15%) Administrator
2 27 (12.74%) Oracle DBA
3 26 (12.26%) Developer
4 23 (10.85%) Architect
5 20 (9.43%) Consultant
6 19 (8.96%) Java Developer
7 18 (8.49%) UNIX Engineer
8 16 (7.55%) Systems Administrator
9 14 (6.60%) UNIX Administrator
10 13 (6.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 12 (5.66%) Linux Administrator
12 11 (5.19%) UNIX Systems Administrator
13 10 (4.72%) Project Manager
13 10 (4.72%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 9 (4.25%) Technical Design Authority
15 7 (3.30%) Senior DBA
16 6 (2.83%) Technical Manager
16 6 (2.83%) Senior Oracle DBA
17 5 (2.36%) UNIX Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (14.62%) XML
2 22 (10.38%) J2EE
3 21 (9.91%) HTML
3 21 (9.91%) JDBC
3 21 (9.91%) JMS
4 20 (9.43%) Servlets
5 19 (8.96%) Struts
5 19 (8.96%) JSP
5 19 (8.96%) EJB
5 19 (8.96%) XSLT
5 19 (8.96%) XMLBeans
5 19 (8.96%) Ajax
6 18 (8.49%) JSTL
6 18 (8.49%) XHTML
7 5 (2.36%) EDI
8 3 (1.42%) POSIX
8 3 (1.42%) .NET
9 2 (0.94%) Middleware
9 2 (0.94%) Hibernate
9 2 (0.94%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 40 (18.87%) Clustering
2 19 (8.96%) Web 2.0
3 13 (6.13%) CLARiiON
4 9 (4.25%) HP Superdome
5 8 (3.77%) AS400
6 4 (1.89%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.42%) STB
7 3 (1.42%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.42%) HP StorageWorks
7 3 (1.42%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (1.42%) MPEG
7 3 (1.42%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.42%) HACMP
8 2 (0.94%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.94%) Symmetrix DMX
8 2 (0.94%) CMDB
8 2 (0.94%) iSeries
8 2 (0.94%) Wiki
8 2 (0.94%) Data Conversion
8 2 (0.94%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 155 (73.11%) Linux
2 152 (71.70%) UNIX
3 110 (51.89%) Solaris
4 74 (34.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 65 (30.66%) Windows
6 52 (24.53%) AIX
7 13 (6.13%) VMS
8 8 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (2.36%) SUSE
10 4 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (1.42%) OpenVMS
11 3 (1.42%) NetWare
12 2 (0.94%) OS/390
12 2 (0.94%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.94%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.94%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.47%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.47%) CentOS
13 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (13.21%) Migration
2 25 (11.79%) ITIL
3 20 (9.43%) Performance Tuning
3 20 (9.43%) E-Commerce
3 20 (9.43%) UML
3 20 (9.43%) OO
4 19 (8.96%) Content Management
5 18 (8.49%) RAD
6 14 (6.60%) Load Balancing
7 12 (5.66%) Change Control
8 10 (4.72%) Project Management
9 9 (4.25%) Reverse Engineering
9 9 (4.25%) Root Cause Analysis
9 9 (4.25%) PRINCE2
9 9 (4.25%) Service Management
9 9 (4.25%) Configuration Management
10 7 (3.30%) Performance Monitoring
10 7 (3.30%) SOA
11 6 (2.83%) Validation
11 6 (2.83%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 56 (26.42%) SQL
2 54 (25.47%) Perl
3 44 (20.75%) Shell Script
4 38 (17.92%) Java
5 25 (11.79%) PL/SQL
6 22 (10.38%) Bash Shell
7 20 (9.43%) JavaScript
7 20 (9.43%) C
8 19 (8.96%) XPath
9 14 (6.60%) C++
10 8 (3.77%) Korn
11 7 (3.30%) Python
12 6 (2.83%) VB
13 4 (1.89%) PHP
13 4 (1.89%) Bourne shell
13 4 (1.89%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.94%) VBScript
14 2 (0.94%) FoxPro (VFP)
14 2 (0.94%) Ruby
15 1 (0.47%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 28 (13.21%) Security Cleared
2 17 (8.02%) OCP
2 17 (8.02%) Oracle Certification
3 15 (7.08%) SC Cleared
4 14 (6.60%) OCA
5 10 (4.72%) DV Cleared
6 8 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (3.77%) Degree
7 7 (3.30%) Sun Certification
8 5 (2.36%) ISTQB
8 5 (2.36%) ISEB
9 3 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (1.42%) CCNP
9 3 (1.42%) CCNA
9 3 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.94%) RHCE
10 2 (0.94%) CISSP
10 2 (0.94%) HP AIS
10 2 (0.94%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 25 (11.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (9.91%) Oracle RAC
3 19 (8.96%) VMware ESX
4 17 (8.02%) Oracle RMAN
4 17 (8.02%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 13 (6.13%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (3.77%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 7 (3.30%) Active Directory
8 3 (1.42%) vSphere
8 3 (1.42%) Veritas File System
9 2 (0.94%) Samba
9 2 (0.94%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.94%) XenApp
9 2 (0.94%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.47%) SRDF
10 1 (0.47%) KVM
10 1 (0.47%) NFS
10 1 (0.47%) RACF
Systems Management
1 18 (8.49%) Data Guard
2 9 (4.25%) Tivoli
3 5 (2.36%) SCCM
3 5 (2.36%) SCOM
4 4 (1.89%) Control-M
4 4 (1.89%) Puppet
4 4 (1.89%) Oracle Statspack
5 3 (1.42%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 3 (1.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (1.42%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (0.94%) Nagios
6 2 (0.94%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (0.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.94%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.94%) Unicenter
6 2 (0.94%) HP SiteScope
6 2 (0.94%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.94%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.47%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 100 (47.17%) HP
2 86 (40.57%) Oracle
3 76 (35.85%) Red Hat
4 47 (22.17%) VMware
5 37 (17.45%) Sun
6 33 (15.57%) Veritas
7 31 (14.62%) IBM
8 29 (13.68%) Cisco
9 24 (11.32%) EMC
10 19 (8.96%) Interwoven
11 18 (8.49%) Blue Martini
11 18 (8.49%) Elastic Path
11 18 (8.49%) ATG
12 13 (6.13%) F5
13 11 (5.19%) Citrix
14 10 (4.72%) SAP
15 7 (3.30%) BMC
16 5 (2.36%) Hitachi
16 5 (2.36%) NetApp
17 4 (1.89%) TIBCO
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