The table below looks at the statistics for HPUX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HPUX over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP-UX
Rank - - 30
Contract jobs citing HPUX 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 2.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £450 £340
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +32.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 £57.50
% change year-on-year
- +4.34%
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 Merseyside region.

Operating Systems Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
56 117 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 18.01% 30.15% 22.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 56 24
Median daily rate £375 £287 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.54% +43.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £135 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 13
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £12.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +18.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £17.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

HPUX
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside region citing HPUX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

HPUX Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

HPUX
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

HPUX Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

HPUX
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

HPUX Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

HPUX
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing HPUX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for HPUX.

1 4 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) AIX
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management

HPUX
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 1st Line Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) AIX Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) AIX Architect
2 1 (25.00%) AIX Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Support
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) AIX
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (50.00%) Migration