The table below looks at the statistics for HPUX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HPUX over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP-UX
Rank 87 70 72
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +2
Contract jobs citing HPUX 4 8 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.29% 0.68% 1.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.41% 4.15% 5.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £284 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.80% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -18.18%
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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 Manchester region.

Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
284 193 334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 20.82% 16.50% 24.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 85 125
Average daily rate £325 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £195 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 26 45
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.67 £16.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.11% -18.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.20 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £26.50 £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -11.76%

HPUX
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

HPUX Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

HPUX
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

HPUX Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

HPUX
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HPUX across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

HPUX Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

HPUX
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

HPUX Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

HPUX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (85.71%) HP
3 9 (64.29%) Migration
4 8 (57.14%) Windows
4 8 (57.14%) Solaris
5 7 (50.00%) Apache
6 6 (42.86%) Middleware
6 6 (42.86%) Mainframe
6 6 (42.86%) AIX
7 5 (35.71%) VB
7 5 (35.71%) Oracle
7 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
7 5 (35.71%) WebLogic
7 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
7 5 (35.71%) MS Access
7 5 (35.71%) N-Tier
7 5 (35.71%) SOA
7 5 (35.71%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 5 (35.71%) FTP
7 5 (35.71%) ISEB
7 5 (35.71%) WebLogic Integration
7 5 (35.71%) SUSE
7 5 (35.71%) Performance Testing
7 5 (35.71%) Security Testing
7 5 (35.71%) Integration Testing
7 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
7 5 (35.71%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
7 5 (35.71%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills

HPUX
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 7 (50.00%) Apache
2 5 (35.71%) WebLogic
2 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
2 5 (35.71%) WebLogic Integration
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) FTP
2 3 (21.43%) DNS
3 2 (14.29%) SAN
3 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 2 (14.29%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
1 5 (35.71%) MS Access
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Tester
2 5 (35.71%) Non-Functional Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) OSS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Mainframe
2 5 (35.71%) N-Tier
2 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Solaris
3 6 (42.86%) AIX
4 5 (35.71%) SUSE
5 2 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Migration
2 5 (35.71%) SOA
2 5 (35.71%) Performance Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Security Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Integration Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
2 5 (35.71%) Statistical Analysis
2 5 (35.71%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) VB
1 5 (35.71%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 2 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) ISEB
1 5 (35.71%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 5 (35.71%) ISEB Practitioner
1 5 (35.71%) ISTQB
2 2 (14.29%) CCNA
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (14.29%) MCSE
2 2 (14.29%) MCP
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (21.43%) Control-M
3 1 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) HP
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle
2 5 (35.71%) TIBCO
3 3 (21.43%) CA
4 2 (14.29%) Dell
4 2 (14.29%) IBM
4 2 (14.29%) Sun
4 2 (14.29%) StorageTek
4 2 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco