The table below looks at the statistics for HPUX skills in IT contracts advertised for the South 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 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP-UX
Rank 142 98 129
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +31
Contract jobs citing HPUX 1 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.031% 0.45% 0.095%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.14% 2.39% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 3
Average daily rate
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£300 £350 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +40.00%
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 £36.50 -
% change year-on-year
+57.53% -
HPUX
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Operating Systems Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
703 419 637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.78% 18.93% 20.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 198 309
Average daily rate £338 £314 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.56% -1.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £130 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 82 99
Average hourly rate £16.62 £16.00 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -20.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £35.00 £41.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

HPUX
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

HPUX Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

HPUX
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

HPUX Daily Rate Trend in the South West

HPUX
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

HPUX Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

HPUX
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 29 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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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
Gloucestershire - 1 £300 -
Wiltshire - - - -
HPUX
England

HPUX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 8 (88.89%) Linux
1 8 (88.89%) UNIX
1 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 6 (66.67%) Solaris
3 5 (55.56%) Shell Script
3 5 (55.56%) SAN
3 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
3 5 (55.56%) LAN
3 5 (55.56%) WAN
3 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) Bourne shell
3 5 (55.56%) Korn
3 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) C
5 3 (33.33%) C++
5 3 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
5 3 (33.33%) Wireshark
5 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) HP
7 1 (11.11%) OCP
7 1 (11.11%) OCA
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (11.11%) DNS
7 1 (11.11%) SQL
7 1 (11.11%) MySQL
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server

HPUX
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) LAN
1 5 (55.56%) WAN
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
2 3 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (55.56%) Administrator
1 5 (55.56%) UNIX Systems Administrator
1 5 (55.56%) UNIX Administrator
1 5 (55.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 5 (55.56%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (11.11%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) UNIX
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Solaris
3 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (11.11%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Shell Script
1 5 (55.56%) Korn
1 5 (55.56%) Bourne shell
2 3 (33.33%) C
2 3 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) OCP
4 1 (11.11%) OCA
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
2 2 (22.22%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle