The table below looks at the statistics for HPUX skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HPUX over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP-UX
Rank 479 427 371
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -56
Contract jobs citing HPUX 116 151 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.28% 0.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.92% 1.26% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 100 90
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£323 £368 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.24% +1.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £126 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £425 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £363 £300
% change year-on-year
-11.03% +20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £57.50 £28.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.35% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.50 £28.00 -
% change year-on-year
+105.35% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Operating Systems Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12673 11961 12164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.49% 22.44% 21.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7210 6664 6184
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £525 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1067 1012 1198
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £36.45 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -8.57%

HPUX
Jobs Demand Trend

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

HPUX Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

HPUX
Daily Rate Trend

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

HPUX Daily Rate Trend in the UK

HPUX
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HPUX within the UK over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

HPUX Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

HPUX
Hourly Rate Trend

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

HPUX Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

HPUX
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HPUX within the UK over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

HPUX Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

HPUX
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HPUX within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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
England -56 108 £323 -11.03% 15
West Midlands -2 27 £275 -26.66% 1
North West +3 25 £409 +21.25% 3
South East -12 18 £275 -23.61% 3
London +4 15 £388 -2.14% 2
Manchester -9 12 £384 +18.07%
North East - 10 £263 -
Tyne and Wear - 10 £263 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 9 £269 -
Scotland -14 8 £300 -22.58% 4
Berkshire +11 7 £220 -20.00% 1
East of England -27 7 £350 +12.00%
Maidenhead - 6 £245 -
Buckinghamshire -3 5 £343 -6.48% 1
East Midlands -11 5 £348 +15.83%
Milton Keynes - 5 £343 - 1
City of London +29 4 £375 -10.97% 1
Hampshire -12 4 - - 1
Hertfordshire -15 4 - -
Edinburgh -19 4 - - 1
West Yorkshire +10 3 £100 -73.68% 4
Merseyside +1 3 £450 - 3
Watford -2 3 - -
Cambridgeshire -5 3 £350 +12.00%
Cambridge -10 3 £350 +12.00%
Yorkshire -13 3 £100 -73.33% 4
Liverpool - 3 £450 - 3
Surrey -7 2 - -
Bradford - 2 - - 1
Leeds +6 1 £100 -73.68% 3

HPUX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 176 (77.88%) Linux
2 158 (69.91%) UNIX
3 114 (50.44%) HP
4 103 (45.58%) Solaris
5 99 (43.81%) Oracle
6 73 (32.30%) Red Hat
7 71 (31.42%) AIX
8 63 (27.88%) Windows
9 60 (26.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 55 (24.34%) SQL
11 50 (22.12%) ITIL
11 50 (22.12%) Oracle Database
12 48 (21.24%) VMware
13 45 (19.91%) IBM
14 44 (19.47%) Java
15 37 (16.37%) Shell Script
16 36 (15.93%) SAN
17 35 (15.49%) Finance
18 34 (15.04%) WebLogic
19 31 (13.72%) SQL Server
20 29 (12.83%) Perl
21 28 (12.39%) Security Cleared
22 25 (11.06%) XML
22 25 (11.06%) Sun
23 23 (10.18%) Apache
24 22 (9.73%) VMware Infrastructure
25 21 (9.29%) Tomcat
25 21 (9.29%) Migration
26 20 (8.85%) Middleware
26 20 (8.85%) HTML

HPUX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 34 (15.04%) WebLogic
2 23 (10.18%) Apache
3 21 (9.29%) Tomcat
4 17 (7.52%) WebSphere
5 15 (6.64%) MQSeries
6 10 (4.42%) WebSphere Application Server
7 9 (3.98%) WebLogic Integration
8 7 (3.10%) Oracle Application Server
8 7 (3.10%) Adobe CQ
8 7 (3.10%) IIS
9 6 (2.65%) MS Exchange
10 5 (2.21%) IBM Notes
11 4 (1.77%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (1.77%) SAS
12 3 (1.33%) CICS
13 2 (0.88%) Lotus Domino
13 2 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.88%) Oracle Coherence
13 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 5.5
13 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 7 (3.10%) MS Office
2 2 (0.88%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.88%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (3.54%) Tridion
2 2 (0.88%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (0.88%) CSG Singleview
2 2 (0.88%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.88%) SAP CRM
2 2 (0.88%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (0.88%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 2 (0.88%) Magento
2 2 (0.88%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (0.88%) SAP PM
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.21%) SaaS
2 3 (1.33%) IaaS
3 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 36 (15.93%) SAN
2 18 (7.96%) WAN
3 16 (7.08%) LAN
3 16 (7.08%) Internet
4 14 (6.19%) DNS
5 12 (5.31%) Firewall
6 11 (4.87%) FTP
7 10 (4.42%) TCP/IP
7 10 (4.42%) VPN
8 9 (3.98%) HTTP
8 9 (3.98%) DHCP
9 7 (3.10%) Fibre Channel
9 7 (3.10%) LDAP
10 5 (2.21%) SSL
11 4 (1.77%) Wireshark
12 3 (1.33%) SSH
12 3 (1.33%) VoIP
13 2 (0.88%) X.500
13 2 (0.88%) Kerberos
13 2 (0.88%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (22.12%) Oracle Database
2 31 (13.72%) SQL Server
3 19 (8.41%) DB2
4 18 (7.96%) Oracle Database 11g
5 15 (6.64%) Relational Database
5 15 (6.64%) RDBMS
6 9 (3.98%) MySQL
6 9 (3.98%) MS Access
7 8 (3.54%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (3.10%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (2.21%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (1.77%) Oracle Database 12c
11 4 (1.77%) Oracle ODI
12 3 (1.33%) Oracle OLAP
12 3 (1.33%) OLAP
13 2 (0.88%) DataStage
13 2 (0.88%) OLTP
13 2 (0.88%) Informix
13 2 (0.88%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 16 (7.08%) Subversion
2 15 (6.64%) Log4j
2 15 (6.64%) Eclipse
2 15 (6.64%) Ant
2 15 (6.64%) JUnit
3 8 (3.54%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 7 (3.10%) Maven
5 4 (1.77%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.88%) ProC
6 2 (0.88%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.44%) Rational Rose
7 1 (0.44%) Toad
7 1 (0.44%) ERwin
General
1 35 (15.49%) Finance
2 18 (7.96%) Retail
3 17 (7.52%) Manufacturing
4 14 (6.19%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.98%) Banking
6 4 (1.77%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.77%) Marketing
7 2 (0.88%) Legal
7 2 (0.88%) Front Office
7 2 (0.88%) Billing
7 2 (0.88%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 43 (19.03%) Administrator
2 31 (13.72%) UNIX Administrator
3 29 (12.83%) Analyst
4 28 (12.39%) Architect
5 25 (11.06%) Systems Administrator
6 20 (8.85%) Developer
6 20 (8.85%) Linux Administrator
7 19 (8.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 18 (7.96%) Support Analyst
8 18 (7.96%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 16 (7.08%) Java Developer
10 14 (6.19%) Consultant
10 14 (6.19%) UNIX Support
11 12 (5.31%) 2nd Line Support
11 12 (5.31%) DBA
12 11 (4.87%) Applications Support
12 11 (4.87%) Oracle DBA
13 8 (3.54%) HPUX Systems Administrator
14 7 (3.10%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 7 (3.10%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (11.06%) XML
2 20 (8.85%) Middleware
2 20 (8.85%) HTML
3 19 (8.41%) Web Services
4 17 (7.52%) J2EE
5 16 (7.08%) Servlets
5 16 (7.08%) Struts
5 16 (7.08%) JMS
6 15 (6.64%) XMLBeans
6 15 (6.64%) Ajax
6 15 (6.64%) XSLT
7 11 (4.87%) JSP
8 10 (4.42%) CSS
9 9 (3.98%) JDBC
9 9 (3.98%) EJB
10 8 (3.54%) XHTML
10 8 (3.54%) .NET
10 8 (3.54%) SOAP
10 8 (3.54%) Spring
10 8 (3.54%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.64%) Web 2.0
2 14 (6.19%) Mainframe
3 13 (5.75%) Clustering
4 9 (3.98%) N-Tier
5 7 (3.10%) Fat Client
5 7 (3.10%) Open Source
5 7 (3.10%) Thin Client
6 5 (2.21%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.21%) HP Superdome
6 5 (2.21%) HACMP
7 4 (1.77%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.77%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.33%) Tandem
8 3 (1.33%) Firmware
9 2 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.88%) Data Conversion
10 1 (0.44%) CMDB
10 1 (0.44%) HP StorageWorks
10 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.44%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 176 (77.88%) Linux
2 158 (69.91%) UNIX
3 103 (45.58%) Solaris
4 71 (31.42%) AIX
5 63 (27.88%) Windows
6 60 (26.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (4.87%) SUSE
8 6 (2.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (2.21%) NetWare
10 3 (1.33%) OpenVMS
10 3 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.88%) zOS
11 2 (0.88%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.88%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.44%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.44%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.44%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.44%) VMS
12 1 (0.44%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (22.12%) ITIL
2 21 (9.29%) Migration
3 17 (7.52%) Performance Testing
3 17 (7.52%) E-Commerce
3 17 (7.52%) OO
4 15 (6.64%) Performance Tuning
4 15 (6.64%) Content Management
5 14 (6.19%) Service Management
6 13 (5.75%) SOA
7 12 (5.31%) Configuration Management
8 11 (4.87%) UML
9 10 (4.42%) Incident Management
10 9 (3.98%) Statistical Analysis
10 9 (3.98%) Security Testing
10 9 (3.98%) Integration Testing
10 9 (3.98%) Release Management
10 9 (3.98%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (3.98%) Workflow
10 9 (3.98%) Project Management
11 8 (3.54%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (24.34%) SQL
2 44 (19.47%) Java
3 37 (16.37%) Shell Script
4 29 (12.83%) Perl
5 19 (8.41%) JavaScript
6 17 (7.52%) C
7 16 (7.08%) Bash Shell
8 15 (6.64%) XPath
9 12 (5.31%) VB
9 12 (5.31%) Korn
10 11 (4.87%) C++
10 11 (4.87%) PL/SQL
11 9 (3.98%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 6 (2.65%) PHP
13 5 (2.21%) Bourne shell
13 5 (2.21%) Python
14 2 (0.88%) Tcl
14 2 (0.88%) C#
15 1 (0.44%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.44%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 28 (12.39%) Security Cleared
2 18 (7.96%) SC Cleared
3 15 (6.64%) Degree
4 9 (3.98%) ISTQB
4 9 (3.98%) ISEB Practitioner
4 9 (3.98%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 9 (3.98%) ISEB
5 7 (3.10%) Sun Certification
6 5 (2.21%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.77%) RHCE
8 2 (0.88%) CISSP
8 2 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.88%) CCNA
8 2 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.44%) ISSAP
9 1 (0.44%) OCP
9 1 (0.44%) OCA
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.44%) PMP
9 1 (0.44%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.65%) SLA
2 2 (0.88%) QA
3 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (9.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (5.31%) VMware ESX
3 11 (4.87%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (3.54%) Active Directory
5 7 (3.10%) KVM
5 7 (3.10%) RHEV
6 6 (2.65%) Oracle RMAN
7 5 (2.21%) GPFS
8 3 (1.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 3 (1.33%) Veritas File System
8 3 (1.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (0.88%) Samba
10 1 (0.44%) Xen
10 1 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (7.52%) Tivoli
2 9 (3.98%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (2.65%) HP Data Protector
4 5 (2.21%) Control-M
5 4 (1.77%) CA SiteMinder
5 4 (1.77%) Data Guard
6 3 (1.33%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (1.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 3 (1.33%) Unicenter
7 2 (0.88%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 2 (0.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 2 (0.88%) Foglight
7 2 (0.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (0.88%) Oracle Statspack
7 2 (0.88%) CA Wily
7 2 (0.88%) Puppet
7 2 (0.88%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (0.88%) OMEGAMON
7 2 (0.88%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 114 (50.44%) HP
2 99 (43.81%) Oracle
3 73 (32.30%) Red Hat
4 48 (21.24%) VMware
5 45 (19.91%) IBM
6 25 (11.06%) Sun
7 16 (7.08%) TIBCO
8 15 (6.64%) Interwoven
9 14 (6.19%) Citrix
10 10 (4.42%) EMC
10 10 (4.42%) CA
10 10 (4.42%) Hitachi
11 9 (3.98%) SAP
11 9 (3.98%) NetApp
12 8 (3.54%) Veritas
12 8 (3.54%) ATG
12 8 (3.54%) Elastic Path
12 8 (3.54%) Blue Martini
13 7 (3.10%) Microsoft
14 6 (2.65%) Cisco
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes
Vital Solutions
Rate: £0 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Sanderson
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago