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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP-UX
Rank 140 126 110
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -16
Contract jobs citing HPUX 11 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.30% 0.26% 0.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.39% 1.14% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 3
Average daily rate
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£445 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.73% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £375 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £400 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £42.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-54.11% +57.40%
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
789 702 568
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 21.84% 22.60% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 346 241
Average daily rate £375 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £165 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £564 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.36% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 104 67
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.19 £34.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015. 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
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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
Manchester -2 4 £550 -
Merseyside - 4 - -
Cheshire -8 2 - -
Lancashire +7 1 £341 -16.95%
HPUX
England

HPUX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 24 (85.71%) HP
2 15 (53.57%) Migration
3 13 (46.43%) Veritas
4 9 (32.14%) Oracle
4 9 (32.14%) UNIX
4 9 (32.14%) Linux
4 9 (32.14%) Oracle Database
5 6 (21.43%) Windows
5 6 (21.43%) AIX
6 5 (17.86%) Solaris
6 5 (17.86%) IBM
6 5 (17.86%) Finance
7 4 (14.29%) VMware
7 4 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (14.29%) FTP
7 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
7 4 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
8 3 (10.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 3 (10.71%) XML
8 3 (10.71%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (10.71%) PL/SQL
8 3 (10.71%) SQL
8 3 (10.71%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (10.71%) SQLPlus
8 3 (10.71%) Oracle Discoverer
9 2 (7.14%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 2 (7.14%) Cisco

HPUX
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 (7.14%) WebLogic Integration
1 2 (7.14%) WebLogic
1 2 (7.14%) Apache
1 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.57%) SAS
2 1 (3.57%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle iProcurement
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) FTP
2 2 (7.14%) RTP
2 2 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle Database
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 3 (10.71%) SQLPlus
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 2 (7.14%) DB2
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Navigator
4 2 (7.14%) MS Access
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (3.57%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (7.14%) Toad
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle APEX
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (7.14%) General Ledger
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Consultant
2 4 (14.29%) Architect
2 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (10.71%) DBA
4 2 (7.14%) Tester
4 2 (7.14%) Incident & Problem Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Problem Manager
4 2 (7.14%) IT Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Incident Manager
4 2 (7.14%) SAP Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Non-Functional Tester
5 1 (3.57%) SAS Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Systems Integrator
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 1 (3.57%) Systems Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Financials Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) XML
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Clustering
1 2 (7.14%) N-Tier
1 2 (7.14%) FlexPod
1 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.57%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) UNIX
1 9 (32.14%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) AIX
3 5 (17.86%) Solaris
4 2 (7.14%) SUSE
4 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.57%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Migration
2 2 (7.14%) Service Management
2 2 (7.14%) Change Management
2 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (7.14%) SOA
2 2 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (7.14%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (7.14%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (7.14%) TOGAF
2 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
2 2 (7.14%) Performance Testing
2 2 (7.14%) Security Testing
2 2 (7.14%) Release Management
2 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
3 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
3 1 (3.57%) Integration Testing
3 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.57%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (3.57%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) PL/SQL
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 2 (7.14%) VB
2 2 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) ISEB
3 2 (7.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (7.14%) ISTQB
3 2 (7.14%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (85.71%) HP
2 13 (46.43%) Veritas
3 9 (32.14%) Oracle
4 5 (17.86%) IBM
5 4 (14.29%) VMware
6 2 (7.14%) Cisco
6 2 (7.14%) Dell
6 2 (7.14%) Citrix
6 2 (7.14%) NetApp
6 2 (7.14%) Sun
6 2 (7.14%) SAP
6 2 (7.14%) TIBCO
7 1 (3.57%) Red Hat