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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP-UX
Rank 112 115 88
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -27
Contract jobs citing HPUX 25 23 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.78% 0.79% 1.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.23% 3.45% 7.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 6
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£409 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.25% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £250 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £430 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £363 £300
% change year-on-year
-11.03% +20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.50 £28.00 -
% change year-on-year
+105.35% -
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
775 667 733
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 24.26% 22.91% 22.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 289 288
Average daily rate £313 £320 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.34% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 87 88
Average hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +21.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.54 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -8.57%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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 -9 12 £384 +18.07%
Merseyside +1 3 £450 - 3
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England

HPUX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 28 (80.00%) Linux
1 28 (80.00%) HP
2 17 (48.57%) AIX
2 17 (48.57%) Oracle
3 13 (37.14%) SQL Server
3 13 (37.14%) Apache
4 12 (34.29%) Tomcat
4 12 (34.29%) WebLogic
4 12 (34.29%) TIBCO
5 11 (31.43%) Solaris
5 11 (31.43%) VB
6 10 (28.57%) SOA
6 10 (28.57%) FTP
6 10 (28.57%) UNIX
6 10 (28.57%) Windows
6 10 (28.57%) Migration
6 10 (28.57%) SUSE
6 10 (28.57%) Oracle Database
7 9 (25.71%) Java
7 9 (25.71%) IBM
8 8 (22.86%) ISEB
8 8 (22.86%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 8 (22.86%) N-Tier
8 8 (22.86%) MS Access
8 8 (22.86%) Middleware
8 8 (22.86%) Tivoli
8 8 (22.86%) WebLogic Integration
8 8 (22.86%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 8 (22.86%) Performance Testing
8 8 (22.86%) Security Testing

HPUX
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 13 (37.14%) Apache
2 12 (34.29%) Tomcat
2 12 (34.29%) WebLogic
3 8 (22.86%) WebLogic Integration
4 4 (11.43%) SAS
5 2 (5.71%) WebSphere
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) SAP PM
1 2 (5.71%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) FTP
2 3 (8.57%) SAN
3 2 (5.71%) LDAP
4 1 (2.86%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (37.14%) SQL Server
2 10 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 8 (22.86%) MS Access
4 6 (17.14%) DB2
5 2 (5.71%) OLAP
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (5.71%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Architect
2 5 (14.29%) Test Leader
2 5 (14.29%) Non-Functional Tester
2 5 (14.29%) Tester
3 4 (11.43%) Programmer
3 4 (11.43%) SAS Programmer
3 4 (11.43%) Designer
4 3 (8.57%) HPUX Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (8.57%) Functional Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) HPUX Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.57%) Administrator
4 3 (8.57%) Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) IT Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) SAS BI Programmer
6 1 (2.86%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) Middleware
2 2 (5.71%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) N-Tier
2 7 (20.00%) Mainframe
3 4 (11.43%) HP Superdome
4 2 (5.71%) Firmware
5 1 (2.86%) Tandem
5 1 (2.86%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 28 (80.00%) Linux
2 17 (48.57%) AIX
3 11 (31.43%) Solaris
4 10 (28.57%) UNIX
4 10 (28.57%) Windows
4 10 (28.57%) SUSE
5 5 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.86%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) SOA
1 10 (28.57%) Migration
2 8 (22.86%) Performance Testing
2 8 (22.86%) Security Testing
2 8 (22.86%) Integration Testing
2 8 (22.86%) Statistical Analysis
2 8 (22.86%) Release Management
3 6 (17.14%) Test Scripting
4 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (8.57%) Change Control
5 3 (8.57%) Server Monitoring
5 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
5 3 (8.57%) Project Management
6 2 (5.71%) MVC
6 2 (5.71%) UML
6 2 (5.71%) CRM
6 2 (5.71%) Wealth Management
7 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) VB
2 9 (25.71%) Java
3 8 (22.86%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 6 (17.14%) Shell Script
5 3 (8.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) ISEB
1 8 (22.86%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 8 (22.86%) ISEB Practitioner
1 8 (22.86%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) Tivoli
1 8 (22.86%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (8.57%) Unicenter
2 3 (8.57%) Control-M
3 2 (5.71%) Foglight
3 2 (5.71%) OMEGAMON
3 2 (5.71%) CA Wily
4 1 (2.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 28 (80.00%) HP
2 17 (48.57%) Oracle
3 12 (34.29%) TIBCO
4 9 (25.71%) IBM
5 7 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 6 (17.14%) CA
7 5 (14.29%) SAP
8 3 (8.57%) Curam
9 2 (5.71%) JBoss
9 2 (5.71%) Sun
9 2 (5.71%) Tumbleweed
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