The table below looks at the statistics for HPUX skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HPUX over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP-UX
Rank 123 122 124
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing HPUX 33 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.87% 0.54% 0.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.24% 2.54% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 2
Average daily rate £456 £311 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.58% -20.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £291 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £413 £502
UK excluding London average daily rate £424 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+21.00% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.76%
HPUX
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Operating Systems Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
779 669 581
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 20.49% 21.25% 21.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 421 324 244
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £175 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 82 89
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.35 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.99% -13.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.25 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.00 £34.06
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%

HPUX
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

HPUX Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

HPUX
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

HPUX Daily Rate Trend in the North West

HPUX
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HPUX across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

HPUX Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

HPUX
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

HPUX Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

HPUX
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HPUX within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +19 26 £450 -
Manchester -27 4 £440 +47.89%
Merseyside - 2 £463 -
Lancashire - 1 - -
HPUX
England

HPUX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 40 (88.89%) AIX
2 37 (82.22%) Solaris
2 37 (82.22%) Linux
3 33 (73.33%) Windows
4 32 (71.11%) Migration
5 31 (68.89%) Data Centre
6 27 (60.00%) Unix
7 24 (53.33%) Red Hat
8 22 (48.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 21 (46.67%) VMware
10 18 (40.00%) HP
11 17 (37.78%) IBM
11 17 (37.78%) Security Cleared
12 14 (31.11%) WAN
13 13 (28.89%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (26.67%) Cisco
15 11 (24.44%) Hyper-V
16 10 (22.22%) Sun
17 9 (20.00%) Active Directory
17 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
17 9 (20.00%) Citrix
17 9 (20.00%) VCE vBlock
18 8 (17.78%) FlexPod
18 8 (17.78%) Dell
18 8 (17.78%) Oracle
18 8 (17.78%) SC Cleared
18 8 (17.78%) Clustering
19 6 (13.33%) Middleware
19 6 (13.33%) LAN
20 5 (11.11%) Finance

HPUX
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (4.44%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.22%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.22%) OpenShift
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (31.11%) WAN
2 6 (13.33%) LAN
3 4 (8.89%) SAN
4 3 (6.67%) NetScaler
5 2 (4.44%) LDAP
6 1 (2.22%) DNS
6 1 (2.22%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.22%) MySQL
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (44.44%) Architect
2 14 (31.11%) Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (15.56%) IT Architect
3 7 (15.56%) IT Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (8.89%) Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Administrator
5 3 (6.67%) Designer
5 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Designer
5 3 (6.67%) Network Architect
5 3 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.67%) Technical Designer
6 2 (4.44%) AIX Administrator
6 2 (4.44%) AIX Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V Architect
6 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (4.44%) Migration Architect
6 2 (4.44%) Unix Administrator
6 2 (4.44%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.44%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) Middleware
2 1 (2.22%) LAMP
2 1 (2.22%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 31 (68.89%) Data Centre
2 9 (20.00%) VCE vBlock
3 8 (17.78%) Clustering
3 8 (17.78%) FlexPod
4 3 (6.67%) HP Superdome
5 1 (2.22%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 40 (88.89%) AIX
2 37 (82.22%) Linux
2 37 (82.22%) Solaris
3 33 (73.33%) Windows
4 27 (60.00%) Unix
5 22 (48.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (71.11%) Migration
2 4 (8.89%) Data Reconciliation
3 1 (2.22%) CRM
3 1 (2.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (2.22%) ERP
3 1 (2.22%) High Availability
3 1 (2.22%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.22%) Java
2 1 (2.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (37.78%) Security Cleared
2 8 (17.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 13 (28.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (24.44%) Hyper-V
3 9 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (53.33%) Red Hat
2 21 (46.67%) VMware
3 18 (40.00%) HP
4 17 (37.78%) IBM
5 12 (26.67%) Cisco
6 10 (22.22%) Sun
7 9 (20.00%) Citrix
7 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 8 (17.78%) Dell
8 8 (17.78%) Oracle
9 3 (6.67%) 3PAR
9 3 (6.67%) NetApp
10 1 (2.22%) Avaya
10 1 (2.22%) EMC
10 1 (2.22%) Hitachi
10 1 (2.22%) SAP
10 1 (2.22%) Sitecore