The first table below looks at the demand for HPUX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HPUX over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Scotland region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP-UX
Rank 121 106 103
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -3
Contract jobs citing HPUX 6 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.23% 0.46% 0.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.90% 2.01% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 4
Average daily rate £324 £363 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.55% -7.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £273 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £453 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £27.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +170.00%
Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
663 548 519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 25.22% 23.07% 18.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 265 204
Average daily rate £375 £350 £321
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £195 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £450 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 14 46
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.77 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.79% -38.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.34 £34.40 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
HPUX
UK

HPUX
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

HPUX Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

HPUX
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

HPUX Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

HPUX
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

HPUX Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

HPUX
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HPUX within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
Moray - - - -
HPUX
UK

HPUX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 11 (100.00%) Solaris
2 10 (90.91%) HP
3 9 (81.82%) UNIX
3 9 (81.82%) AIX
4 8 (72.73%) Red Hat
4 8 (72.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (63.64%) Linux
6 5 (45.45%) Finance
7 3 (27.27%) Migration
7 3 (27.27%) Banking
7 3 (27.27%) SQL
7 3 (27.27%) Oracle
7 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
7 3 (27.27%) IBM
7 3 (27.27%) Financial Institution
7 3 (27.27%) Middleware
8 2 (18.18%) Six Sigma
8 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
8 2 (18.18%) Project Management
8 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (18.18%) Firewall
8 2 (18.18%) Sun
8 2 (18.18%) Service Management
8 2 (18.18%) Thin Client
8 2 (18.18%) Citrix
8 2 (18.18%) SAN
8 2 (18.18%) Veritas
8 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
8 2 (18.18%) CSS
8 2 (18.18%) Web Services

HPUX
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 (18.18%) WebLogic
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) LAN
1 2 (18.18%) WAN
1 2 (18.18%) DHCP
1 2 (18.18%) VPN
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
2 3 (27.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) UNIX Specialist
1 2 (18.18%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Build Manager
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Coordinator
2 1 (9.09%) Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Middleware
2 2 (18.18%) CSS
2 2 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 2 (18.18%) Fat Client
1 2 (18.18%) Open Source
1 2 (18.18%) Thin Client
2 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Solaris
2 9 (81.82%) UNIX
2 9 (81.82%) AIX
3 8 (72.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (63.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Lean Six Sigma
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Change Data Capture
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Six Sigma
2 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Service Management
2 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (18.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 2 (18.18%) KVM
1 2 (18.18%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) HP
2 8 (72.73%) Red Hat
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 3 (27.27%) IBM
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 2 (18.18%) Veritas
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) Sun
5 1 (9.09%) Computacenter
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft