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 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP-UX
Rank 100 74 63
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -11
Contract jobs citing HPUX 2 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.11% 0.92% 1.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.56% 3.99% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 13
Average daily rate
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£488 £384 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.03% +18.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £464 £323 £363
% change year-on-year
+43.79% -11.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £57.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- +57.53%
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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
360 301 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 19.18% 23.03% 20.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 167 120
Average daily rate £350 £323 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.52% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 28 28
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.40 £25.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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
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 31 August 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) FTP
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (33.33%) VB
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle iProcurement
3 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) SUSE
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (33.33%) General Ledger
3 2 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
3 2 (33.33%) Release Management

HPUX
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 2 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 2 (33.33%) WebLogic Integration
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle iProcurement
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) FTP
2 2 (33.33%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (33.33%) MS Access
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Navigator
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (33.33%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (33.33%) Toad
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Tester
1 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Non-Functional Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Financials Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) XML
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) N-Tier
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) SUSE
2 2 (33.33%) AIX
2 2 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) SOA
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Release Management
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Security Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 2 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VB
2 2 (33.33%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) TIBCO