The first table below looks at the demand for HPUX skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HPUX over the 3 months to 18 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 London 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP-UX
Rank 378 346 386
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +40
Contract jobs citing HPUX 34 43 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.20% 0.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.68% 0.97% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 29 16
Average daily rate £409 £388 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.41% -7.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £345 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £480 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £375 £500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £27.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +170.00%
Operating Systems Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5005 4415 5461
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 20.69% 20.44% 19.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3372 2869 3369
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £220 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 232 234 319
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £135.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
HPUX
England

HPUX
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

HPUX Jobs Demand Trend in London

HPUX
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

HPUX Daily Rate Trend in London

HPUX
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HPUX across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

HPUX Daily Rate Histogram in London

HPUX
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

HPUX Hourly Rate Trend in London

HPUX
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HPUX within the London region over the 3 months to 18 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
City of London -19 6 £313 -34.21% 1
HPUX
England

HPUX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 74 (88.10%) Linux
2 66 (78.57%) Solaris
2 66 (78.57%) UNIX
3 45 (53.57%) HP
4 43 (51.19%) Red Hat
5 40 (47.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 38 (45.24%) Perl
7 32 (38.10%) Oracle
8 29 (34.52%) Clustering
9 27 (32.14%) SQL
10 26 (30.95%) AIX
11 24 (28.57%) Veritas
12 22 (26.19%) Sun
13 20 (23.81%) SAN
13 20 (23.81%) Java
13 20 (23.81%) Finance
14 19 (22.62%) IBM
15 18 (21.43%) XML
15 18 (21.43%) NAS
16 17 (20.24%) Relational Database
16 17 (20.24%) Migration
16 17 (20.24%) Windows
16 17 (20.24%) RDBMS
16 17 (20.24%) EMC
17 16 (19.05%) J2EE
17 16 (19.05%) OO
17 16 (19.05%) E-Commerce
17 16 (19.05%) Retail
18 15 (17.86%) WebSphere
18 15 (17.86%) VMware

HPUX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 15 (17.86%) WebSphere
2 14 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 14 (16.67%) MQSeries
3 5 (5.95%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.76%) MS Exchange
5 3 (3.57%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.57%) Confluence
6 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.38%) IIS
7 1 (1.19%) Apache
7 1 (1.19%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.19%) NetWeaver
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 3 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.19%) MS Office
2 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (16.67%) Tridion
2 2 (2.38%) Magento
2 2 (2.38%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.57%) SaaS
1 3 (3.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (23.81%) SAN
2 18 (21.43%) NAS
3 14 (16.67%) Internet
4 3 (3.57%) WAN
4 3 (3.57%) DVB
4 3 (3.57%) Wireshark
5 2 (2.38%) VoIP
5 2 (2.38%) Kerberos
6 1 (1.19%) SNMP
6 1 (1.19%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.24%) Relational Database
1 17 (20.24%) RDBMS
2 15 (17.86%) DB2
3 14 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.76%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.19%) MySQL
6 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 14 (16.67%) Ant
1 14 (16.67%) JUnit
1 14 (16.67%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 14 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 14 (16.67%) Log4j
1 14 (16.67%) Subversion
2 3 (3.57%) JIRA
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.19%) ProC
General
1 20 (23.81%) Finance
2 16 (19.05%) Retail
3 15 (17.86%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.76%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.38%) Marketing
5 2 (2.38%) Banking
6 1 (1.19%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 15 (17.86%) UNIX Engineer
2 14 (16.67%) Developer
2 14 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 11 (13.10%) Architect
4 9 (10.71%) Technical Design Authority
4 9 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (7.14%) Administrator
6 5 (5.95%) Consultant
7 4 (4.76%) UNIX Administrator
7 4 (4.76%) DBA
8 3 (3.57%) Support Technician
8 3 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (3.57%) Enterprise Architect
8 3 (3.57%) Senior Architect
9 2 (2.38%) Network Operations Engineer
9 2 (2.38%) Operations Engineer
9 2 (2.38%) Senior UNIX Engineer
9 2 (2.38%) Oracle DBA
9 2 (2.38%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.38%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (21.43%) XML
2 16 (19.05%) J2EE
3 15 (17.86%) EJB
3 15 (17.86%) JDBC
3 15 (17.86%) JSP
3 15 (17.86%) Servlets
4 14 (16.67%) Struts
4 14 (16.67%) XSLT
4 14 (16.67%) HTML
4 14 (16.67%) JMS
4 14 (16.67%) XHTML
4 14 (16.67%) JSTL
4 14 (16.67%) XMLBeans
4 14 (16.67%) Ajax
5 4 (4.76%) .NET
6 1 (1.19%) SOAP
6 1 (1.19%) UDDI
6 1 (1.19%) Swing
6 1 (1.19%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.19%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (34.52%) Clustering
2 14 (16.67%) Web 2.0
3 12 (14.29%) CLARiiON
4 5 (5.95%) AS400
5 3 (3.57%) MPEG
5 3 (3.57%) STB
5 3 (3.57%) HP Superdome
5 3 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (2.38%) Symmetrix DMX
6 2 (2.38%) iSeries
6 2 (2.38%) Wiki
7 1 (1.19%) DTV
7 1 (1.19%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.19%) Tandem
7 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.19%) HP StorageWorks
7 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.19%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 74 (88.10%) Linux
2 66 (78.57%) Solaris
2 66 (78.57%) UNIX
3 40 (47.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 26 (30.95%) AIX
5 17 (20.24%) Windows
6 11 (13.10%) VMS
7 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.38%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.38%) OS/390
8 1 (1.19%) SUSE
8 1 (1.19%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.24%) Migration
2 16 (19.05%) OO
2 16 (19.05%) E-Commerce
3 14 (16.67%) UML
3 14 (16.67%) RAD
3 14 (16.67%) Content Management
4 13 (15.48%) Load Balancing
5 11 (13.10%) ITIL
6 4 (4.76%) Service Management
6 4 (4.76%) Configuration Management
7 3 (3.57%) CRM
7 3 (3.57%) Asset Management
7 3 (3.57%) Software Testing
7 3 (3.57%) TOGAF
7 3 (3.57%) Incident Management
7 3 (3.57%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (3.57%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (2.38%) Test Scripting
8 2 (2.38%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (2.38%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (45.24%) Perl
2 27 (32.14%) SQL
3 20 (23.81%) Java
4 15 (17.86%) JavaScript
5 14 (16.67%) XPath
5 14 (16.67%) Bash Shell
6 9 (10.71%) Shell Script
7 5 (5.95%) Python
8 4 (4.76%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.76%) C
9 3 (3.57%) PHP
10 2 (2.38%) Ruby
10 2 (2.38%) VBScript
10 2 (2.38%) VB
11 1 (1.19%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (15.48%) OCP
1 13 (15.48%) OCA
1 13 (15.48%) Oracle Certification
2 6 (7.14%) Sun Certification
3 3 (3.57%) ISEB
3 3 (3.57%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.38%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.38%) RHCE
4 2 (2.38%) CISSP
5 1 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.19%) CCNA
5 1 (1.19%) Degree
5 1 (1.19%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 13 (15.48%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (15.48%) VMware ESX
2 12 (14.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 10 (11.90%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (5.95%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (4.76%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.19%) RACF
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (4.76%) Puppet
1 4 (4.76%) Control-M
2 2 (2.38%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (2.38%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (2.38%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (2.38%) Nagios
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.19%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.19%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 45 (53.57%) HP
2 43 (51.19%) Red Hat
3 32 (38.10%) Oracle
4 24 (28.57%) Veritas
5 22 (26.19%) Sun
6 19 (22.62%) IBM
7 17 (20.24%) EMC
8 15 (17.86%) VMware
8 15 (17.86%) Cisco
9 14 (16.67%) Interwoven
9 14 (16.67%) ATG
9 14 (16.67%) Blue Martini
9 14 (16.67%) Elastic Path
10 12 (14.29%) F5
11 6 (7.14%) SAP
12 5 (5.95%) BMC
12 5 (5.95%) Microsoft
13 3 (3.57%) JBoss
14 2 (2.38%) Qualys
14 2 (2.38%) Splunk