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 27 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP-UX
Rank 121 121 103
Rank change year-on-year
0 -18
Contract jobs citing HPUX 16 5 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.51% 0.18% 0.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.37% 0.85% 3.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 5
Average daily rate
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£325 £390 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £278 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £502 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £381
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +4.91%
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%
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
676 590 624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 21.49% 21.59% 23.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 262 284
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £135 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £490 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.12% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 86 87
Average hourly rate £14.35 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £11.63 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £36.46 £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -14.28%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +10 13 £298 +19.00%
Cheshire +6 3 £438 -17.45%
Lancashire - - - - 1
HPUX
England

HPUX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 32 (91.43%) HP
2 20 (57.14%) Migration
3 16 (45.71%) UNIX
3 16 (45.71%) Linux
4 13 (37.14%) Windows
5 12 (34.29%) Solaris
6 11 (31.43%) Veritas
7 10 (28.57%) Oracle
8 8 (22.86%) AIX
8 8 (22.86%) Red Hat
8 8 (22.86%) SAN
8 8 (22.86%) Shell Script
8 8 (22.86%) VMware
8 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database
9 7 (20.00%) Cisco
10 6 (17.14%) IBM
10 6 (17.14%) Sun
10 6 (17.14%) WebLogic
10 6 (17.14%) Java
10 6 (17.14%) Tomcat
10 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (17.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
11 5 (14.29%) Finance
11 5 (14.29%) Apache
11 5 (14.29%) Firmware
12 4 (11.43%) F5
12 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003

HPUX
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 6 (17.14%) WebLogic
1 6 (17.14%) Tomcat
2 5 (14.29%) Apache
3 4 (11.43%) JBoss
3 4 (11.43%) Documentum
3 4 (11.43%) IIS
4 3 (8.57%) WebSphere
5 2 (5.71%) SAS
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle 9iAS
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) SAN
2 2 (5.71%) Intranet
2 2 (5.71%) WAN
2 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.71%) DNS
2 2 (5.71%) LDAP
2 2 (5.71%) DHCP
2 2 (5.71%) FTP
3 1 (2.86%) LAN
3 1 (2.86%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) BODI
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (8.57%) RDBMS
3 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (5.71%) SQLPlus
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.86%) DB2
5 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.86%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle APEX
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.71%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Consultant
2 5 (14.29%) HPUX Systems Administrator
2 5 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (14.29%) Administrator
2 5 (14.29%) HPUX Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Architect
3 4 (11.43%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (8.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Systems Integrator
5 2 (5.71%) IT Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Environment Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Functional Architect
6 1 (2.86%) OSS Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Support Technician
6 1 (2.86%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) Middleware
2 2 (5.71%) Web Services
2 2 (5.71%) XML
3 1 (2.86%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.71%) FlexPod
2 2 (5.71%) HP Superdome
2 2 (5.71%) Clustering
2 2 (5.71%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) AS400
3 1 (2.86%) Tandem
3 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 16 (45.71%) UNIX
1 16 (45.71%) Linux
2 13 (37.14%) Windows
3 12 (34.29%) Solaris
4 8 (22.86%) AIX
5 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (17.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (8.57%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Migration
2 4 (11.43%) Time Management
2 4 (11.43%) TOGAF
2 4 (11.43%) Incident Management
3 3 (8.57%) Wealth Management
3 3 (8.57%) Problem Management
3 3 (8.57%) Service Management
3 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
3 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (8.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (5.71%) Change Control
4 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (5.71%) Unit Testing
4 2 (5.71%) RAD
4 2 (5.71%) Scrum
4 2 (5.71%) CAFM
4 2 (5.71%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) Shell Script
2 6 (17.14%) Java
3 3 (8.57%) SQL
4 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.71%) PHP
4 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (5.71%) CCNA
1 2 (5.71%) MCSE
1 2 (5.71%) MCP
1 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
2 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (14.29%) Firmware
3 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) CA Wily
1 2 (5.71%) Nagios
1 2 (5.71%) Tivoli
1 2 (5.71%) Foglight
1 2 (5.71%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 32 (91.43%) HP
2 11 (31.43%) Veritas
3 10 (28.57%) Oracle
4 8 (22.86%) Red Hat
4 8 (22.86%) VMware
5 7 (20.00%) Cisco
6 6 (17.14%) IBM
6 6 (17.14%) Sun
7 4 (11.43%) F5
7 4 (11.43%) Dell
7 4 (11.43%) Compuware
7 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
7 4 (11.43%) Business Objects
8 2 (5.71%) TIBCO
8 2 (5.71%) StorageTek
8 2 (5.71%) Citrix
8 2 (5.71%) Tumbleweed
8 2 (5.71%) Brocade
9 1 (2.86%) Curam
9 1 (2.86%) Axway