The table below looks at the statistics for HPUX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HPUX over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP-UX
Rank - 49 50
Contract jobs citing HPUX 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.46% 0.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.64% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £341 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.95%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.75 £19.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+88.46% -56.66%
HPUX
North West

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

Operating Systems Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
142 122 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 31.63% 28.11% 31.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 72 63
Average daily rate £375 £375 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £230 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £625 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £339 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.79% +6.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 32
Average hourly rate £20.00 £13.00 £20.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -35.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £13.60 £32.72
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

HPUX
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

HPUX Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

HPUX
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

HPUX Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

HPUX
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) BC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) OpenShift

HPUX
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) BC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Sun