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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP-UX
Rank - 144 126
Contract jobs citing HPUX 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.032% 0.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.15% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £350 £385
% change year-on-year
+20.71% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.76%
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 South West region.

Operating Systems Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
638 663 537
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.52% 20.91% 20.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 364 266
Average daily rate £345 £355 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.81% +18.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £150 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.10% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 85 71
Average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £39.00 £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.18
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.40%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 5 (83.33%) Unix
1 5 (83.33%) Solaris
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 3 (50.00%) Sun
3 3 (50.00%) Samba
3 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) IPv6
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) LDAP
5 1 (16.67%) X.500
5 1 (16.67%) SAN
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (16.67%) Korn
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

HPUX
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) IPv6
2 1 (16.67%) LDAP
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) X.500
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Unix Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Solaris
1 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) Bourne shell
3 1 (16.67%) Korn
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Samba
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) Sun
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat