The table below looks at the statistics for HPUX skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HPUX over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP-UX
Rank 553 508 494
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -14
Contract jobs citing HPUX 100 132 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.24% 0.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.80% 1.07% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 82 54
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £511 £579
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 4
Median hourly rate £36.00 £19.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.61% -56.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £19.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+84.61% -56.66%

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
12523 12346 12120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.55% 22.13% 22.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7833 7043 6820
Median daily rate £388 £353 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.77% +0.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £170 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £343 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +8.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 682 1011 1054
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £39.25 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HPUX
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing HPUX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 5 May 2016.

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
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HPUX within the UK over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -80 63 £360 -8.57% 19
Scotland +8 34 £400 -21.72% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne -20 15 £281 -40.17% 1
Tyne and Wear -21 15 £281 -43.18% 1
North East -22 15 £281 -43.18% 2
Edinburgh -2 14 £425 -16.82%
Renfrewshire - 12 £326 - 1
Erskine - 12 £326 -
North West -7 11 £425 -4.54% 5
East of England +7 10 £375 +7.14% 3
London -24 9 £450 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 7 - - 2
Cambridge - 7 - - 2
South East -40 6 £386 -16.48% 2
Leeds - 6 £401 - 3
West Yorkshire - 6 £401 - 4
Yorkshire - 6 £401 - 4
Glasgow +7 5 £400 +29.03% 1
Cheshire -8 5 £425 -
Hampshire -12 4 £398 -20.50%
Warrington - 4 £425 -
Manchester -10 3 £375 -31.81% 2
West Midlands -20 3 £300 -4.00%
Wales +8 2 - - 1
East Midlands +4 2 - -
Nottingham -1 2 - -
Hertfordshire -1 2 £463 +32.14%
Nottinghamshire -3 2 - -
Merseyside -5 2 £463 - 3
Cardiff - 2 - -

HPUX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing HPUX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for HPUX.

1 164 (82.41%) Linux
2 145 (72.86%) AIX
3 132 (66.33%) Unix
4 128 (64.32%) Solaris
5 98 (49.25%) Windows
6 89 (44.72%) Oracle
7 87 (43.72%) HP
8 66 (33.17%) Migration
9 63 (31.66%) Red Hat
10 59 (29.65%) Security Cleared
11 58 (29.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 51 (25.63%) VMware
13 47 (23.62%) SC Cleared
14 40 (20.10%) Data Centre
14 40 (20.10%) Finance
15 39 (19.60%) IBM
16 37 (18.59%) Microsoft
16 37 (18.59%) SAN
17 36 (18.09%) VMware Infrastructure
18 35 (17.59%) SQL
19 33 (16.58%) Java
20 32 (16.08%) SQL Server
21 30 (15.08%) Perl
22 28 (14.07%) Middleware
23 25 (12.56%) Change Management
23 25 (12.56%) NetBackup
23 25 (12.56%) HP Data Protector
24 22 (11.06%) Tivoli
25 21 (10.55%) Citrix
25 21 (10.55%) Shell Script

HPUX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (6.03%) WebSphere
2 9 (4.52%) OpenStack
3 6 (3.02%) CICS
3 6 (3.02%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.02%) WebLogic
4 5 (2.51%) Apache
4 5 (2.51%) CloudStack
4 5 (2.51%) JBoss
4 5 (2.51%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.01%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.50%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.01%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.01%) MS Office
2 1 (0.50%) MS Project
2 1 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.01%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.51%) Amazon S3
1 3 (1.51%) SaaS
2 1 (0.50%) Office 365
2 1 (0.50%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 37 (18.59%) SAN
2 19 (9.55%) WAN
3 11 (5.53%) LAN
4 9 (4.52%) Firewall
5 8 (4.02%) DNS
5 8 (4.02%) LDAP
6 6 (3.02%) Network Security
7 4 (2.01%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.01%) DHCP
8 2 (1.01%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (1.01%) FTP
8 2 (1.01%) Internet
8 2 (1.01%) Kerberos
8 2 (1.01%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.50%) 3G
9 1 (0.50%) IPv6
9 1 (0.50%) NAS
9 1 (0.50%) RTP
9 1 (0.50%) VPN
9 1 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (16.08%) SQL Server
2 19 (9.55%) Oracle Database
3 15 (7.54%) Relational Database
4 12 (6.03%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (3.52%) MySQL
6 6 (3.02%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (3.02%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (2.51%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.01%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (1.51%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.01%) DB2
10 2 (1.01%) InterSystems Cache
10 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.50%) Big Data
11 1 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 1 (0.50%) PowerCenter
11 1 (0.50%) SAP BW
11 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.50%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 9 (4.52%) Jenkins
2 6 (3.02%) Subversion
3 5 (2.51%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.51%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (1.51%) Hudson
5 2 (1.01%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.50%) JIRA
6 1 (0.50%) JProfiler
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.50%) Toad
6 1 (0.50%) YourKit
General
1 40 (20.10%) Finance
2 10 (5.03%) Banking
3 6 (3.02%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.01%) Military
5 3 (1.51%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.01%) Law
6 2 (1.01%) Marketing
7 1 (0.50%) Games
7 1 (0.50%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (23.62%) Architect
2 35 (17.59%) Administrator
3 28 (14.07%) Infrastructure Architect
4 24 (12.06%) Systems Administrator
5 21 (10.55%) Unix Administrator
6 16 (8.04%) Unix Engineer
7 15 (7.54%) Linux Engineer
7 15 (7.54%) Support Engineer
8 14 (7.04%) Linux Administrator
8 14 (7.04%) Technical Architect
9 13 (6.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 13 (6.53%) Unix Systems Administrator
10 9 (4.52%) Linux Support
10 9 (4.52%) Linux Support Engineer
10 9 (4.52%) Systems Engineer
11 8 (4.02%) Consultant
11 8 (4.02%) HPUX Engineer
11 8 (4.02%) Solutions Architect
12 7 (3.52%) IT Infrastructure Architect
12 7 (3.52%) Unix Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (14.07%) Middleware
2 21 (10.55%) Regular Expression
3 11 (5.53%) XML
4 10 (5.03%) HTML
4 10 (5.03%) JSON
5 9 (4.52%) Web Services
6 6 (3.02%) ActiveMQ
6 6 (3.02%) RabbitMQ
6 6 (3.02%) Servlets
7 4 (2.01%) .NET
8 2 (1.01%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.50%) Akka
9 1 (0.50%) Guava
9 1 (0.50%) LAMP
9 1 (0.50%) SAP Basis
9 1 (0.50%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 40 (20.10%) Data Centre
2 14 (7.04%) Clustering
3 8 (4.02%) FlexPod
3 8 (4.02%) VCE vBlock
4 5 (2.51%) HP Superdome
5 4 (2.01%) HACMP
5 4 (2.01%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.01%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.01%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.01%) Health Informatics
6 2 (1.01%) HP Storage
6 2 (1.01%) Informatics
6 2 (1.01%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.50%) AS400
7 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.50%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.50%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.50%) Tandem
7 1 (0.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 164 (82.41%) Linux
2 145 (72.86%) AIX
3 132 (66.33%) Unix
4 128 (64.32%) Solaris
5 98 (49.25%) Windows
6 58 (29.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (10.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (7.54%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (7.04%) Oracle Linux
10 13 (6.53%) Windows Server
11 11 (5.53%) SUSE
11 11 (5.53%) Windows XP
12 6 (3.02%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (2.01%) Mac OS X
13 4 (2.01%) NetWare
14 3 (1.51%) Windows 2000
15 2 (1.01%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 2 (1.01%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.50%) Data ONTAP
16 1 (0.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (33.17%) Migration
2 25 (12.56%) Change Management
3 20 (10.05%) ITIL
4 17 (8.54%) Release Management
5 14 (7.04%) Root Cause Analysis
6 13 (6.53%) Time Management
7 11 (5.53%) Service Management
8 10 (5.03%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (5.03%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (4.02%) Technical Architecture
10 7 (3.52%) DevOps
10 7 (3.52%) Patch Management
10 7 (3.52%) Problem Management
10 7 (3.52%) Service Delivery
11 6 (3.02%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (2.51%) Configuration Management
12 5 (2.51%) High Availability
12 5 (2.51%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (2.51%) Validation
13 4 (2.01%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 35 (17.59%) SQL
2 33 (16.58%) Java
3 30 (15.08%) Perl
4 21 (10.55%) Shell Script
5 17 (8.54%) Korn
6 15 (7.54%) C++
7 11 (5.53%) Bourne shell
7 11 (5.53%) PowerShell
7 11 (5.53%) Python
8 10 (5.03%) C#
8 10 (5.03%) VBScript
9 8 (4.02%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.01%) C
10 4 (2.01%) Ruby
11 2 (1.01%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 59 (29.65%) Security Cleared
2 47 (23.62%) SC Cleared
3 10 (5.03%) DV Cleared
4 8 (4.02%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (2.01%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (2.01%) Degree
6 1 (0.50%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.50%) CCNA
6 1 (0.50%) CCNP
6 1 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.50%) MBA
6 1 (0.50%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.50%) MCP
6 1 (0.50%) MCSE
6 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.51%) SLA
2 1 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 36 (18.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (8.04%) Active Directory
3 11 (5.53%) Hyper-V
4 9 (4.52%) SRDF
5 8 (4.02%) KVM
6 7 (3.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 6 (3.02%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (3.02%) Xen
8 5 (2.51%) vSphere
9 4 (2.01%) GPFS
10 3 (1.51%) VMware ESX
11 2 (1.01%) NFS
11 2 (1.01%) RHEV
11 2 (1.01%) vCloud
12 1 (0.50%) Firmware
12 1 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.50%) Squid
12 1 (0.50%) Veritas File System
12 1 (0.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 25 (12.56%) HP Data Protector
1 25 (12.56%) NetBackup
2 22 (11.06%) Tivoli
3 12 (6.03%) Oracle RMAN
4 11 (5.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 10 (5.03%) EMC NetWorker
5 10 (5.03%) Netcool
5 10 (5.03%) SCOM
6 8 (4.02%) HP SiteScope
7 5 (2.51%) Puppet
8 4 (2.01%) Ansible
8 4 (2.01%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (1.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (1.01%) yum
10 1 (0.50%) OpenView
10 1 (0.50%) Oracle ZFS
10 1 (0.50%) SCCM
10 1 (0.50%) SnapVault
10 1 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 89 (44.72%) Oracle
2 87 (43.72%) HP
3 63 (31.66%) Red Hat
4 51 (25.63%) VMware
5 39 (19.60%) IBM
6 37 (18.59%) Microsoft
7 21 (10.55%) Citrix
8 16 (8.04%) Cisco
9 14 (7.04%) Splunk
10 13 (6.53%) Symantec
10 13 (6.53%) Veritas
11 12 (6.03%) Sun
12 10 (5.03%) NetApp
13 9 (4.52%) CA
13 9 (4.52%) Dell
14 8 (4.02%) EMC
15 7 (3.52%) SAP
16 4 (2.01%) 3PAR
17 3 (1.51%) Hitachi
18 2 (1.01%) InterSystems
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