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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP-UX
Rank 72 83 59
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -24
Contract jobs citing HPUX 15 1 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.08% 0.090% 1.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.95% 0.44% 7.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Average daily rate
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£298 £250 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £250 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-11.87% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £31.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +14.54%
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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
303 226 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 21.81% 20.42% 24.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 117 109
Average daily rate £350 £263 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £135 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.93% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 24 35
Average hourly rate £13.94 £17.50 £18.14
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.37% -3.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.06 £10.83 £9.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £30.00 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -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
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 30 January 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 17 (94.44%) HP
2 16 (88.89%) Migration
3 13 (72.22%) Veritas
4 5 (27.78%) Windows
4 5 (27.78%) Linux
5 3 (16.67%) Solaris
6 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
6 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.11%) QA
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
6 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
6 2 (11.11%) SQLPlus
6 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (11.11%) Scrum
6 2 (11.11%) VMware
6 2 (11.11%) JBoss
6 2 (11.11%) RAD
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (11.11%) MCSE
6 2 (11.11%) Apache

HPUX
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (11.11%) JBoss
1 2 (11.11%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) SAN
1 2 (11.11%) DHCP
1 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 2 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 2 (11.11%) SQLPlus
1 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Discoverer
1 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Consultant
2 2 (11.11%) Systems Integrator
2 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Systems Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Developer
3 1 (5.56%) OSS Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
1 2 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Solaris
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (11.11%) UNIX
3 2 (11.11%) VMS
4 1 (5.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Migration
2 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
2 2 (11.11%) Scrum
2 2 (11.11%) RAD
2 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
1 2 (11.11%) Java
1 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 2 (11.11%) PHP
1 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) MCSE
1 2 (11.11%) MCP
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (11.11%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) HP
2 13 (72.22%) Veritas
3 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 2 (11.11%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) Dell
3 2 (11.11%) StorageTek
3 2 (11.11%) Sun
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco