The first table below looks at the demand for HPUX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HPUX over the 3 months to 18 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 Tyne and Wear 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP-UX
Rank 47 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HPUX 13 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.42% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.43% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 0
Average daily rate £263 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £375 £500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -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
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
175 55 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 32.59% 26.44% 23.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 24 29
Average daily rate £246 £263 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.28% +0.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £220 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £300 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 10
Average hourly rate £14.00 £18.25 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.28% -1.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.00 £12.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £20.00 £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
HPUX
North East

HPUX
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

HPUX Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

HPUX
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

HPUX Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

HPUX
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HPUX across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

HPUX Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

HPUX
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

HPUX Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

HPUX
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HPUX within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 18 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne - 13 £263 -
HPUX
North East

HPUX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 13 (100.00%) Oracle
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 12 (92.31%) Data Guard
2 12 (92.31%) Oracle Database 10g
2 12 (92.31%) UNIX
3 11 (84.62%) Shell Script
4 10 (76.92%) Change Control
5 8 (61.54%) SQL
6 7 (53.85%) PL/SQL
6 7 (53.85%) RDBMS
6 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
6 7 (53.85%) Oracle RMAN
6 7 (53.85%) Relational Database
7 6 (46.15%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
7 6 (46.15%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (30.77%) Degree
9 1 (7.69%) Fat Client
9 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
9 1 (7.69%) Change Data Capture
9 1 (7.69%) Open Source
9 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
9 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (7.69%) KVM
9 1 (7.69%) Middleware
9 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
9 1 (7.69%) Project Management

HPUX
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (7.69%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
1 1 (7.69%) DHCP
1 1 (7.69%) VPN
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 12 (92.31%) Oracle Database 10g
3 7 (53.85%) RDBMS
3 7 (53.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) DBA
1 12 (92.31%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Oracle DBA
2 3 (23.08%) Senior DBA
3 2 (15.38%) Junior DBA
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Junior
3 2 (15.38%) Junior Oracle DBA
4 1 (7.69%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Fat Client
1 1 (7.69%) Open Source
1 1 (7.69%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) UNIX
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.69%) AIX
2 1 (7.69%) Solaris
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Change Control
2 6 (46.15%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (46.15%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Change Data Capture
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) Shell Script
2 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 7 (53.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) KVM
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (92.31%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat