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 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP-UX
Rank 460 456 365
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -91
Contract jobs citing HPUX 118 101 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.21% 0.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.03% 0.92% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 56 78
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£360 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.05% +3.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £330 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-12.18% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 £31.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +14.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £31.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +14.54%

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
11484 10984 9953
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.64% 22.55% 22.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 6743 6071 5269
Average daily rate £365 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £150 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 916 1002 1094
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £34.00 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.67 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+4.45% -14.28%

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 23 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HPUX within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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 -9 106 £360 -10.00% 20
London -13 32 £360 -10.11% 4
West Midlands +23 25 £281 -
South East -23 17 £450 +16.88% 8
North West +9 16 £325 -16.66% 1
Manchester +10 13 £298 +19.00%
Hampshire -16 10 £460 -16.36% 5
East Midlands +12 6 £388 +24.79% 2
Gosport - 6 £470 - 3
Birmingham - 5 £360 -
East of England +9 4 - - 2
West Yorkshire -1 4 £450 - 2
Yorkshire -14 4 £450 - 2
Buckinghamshire - 4 £380 -
Reading +10 3 - -
Cheshire +7 3 £438 -17.45%
Berkshire -3 3 - - 2
Leeds -10 3 £450 - 1
Milton Keynes - 3 - -
Watford +4 2 - - 1
City of London +2 2 £463 +15.26% 2
Hertfordshire +1 2 - - 2
Nottingham -3 2 £350 +9.37% 1
Nottinghamshire -3 2 £350 +9.37% 1
Bradford -4 2 £450 - 1
Macclesfield - 2 £450 -
Essex - 2 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £420 -
Surrey - - - - 1
South Yorkshire - - - -

HPUX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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.

1 167 (68.72%) Linux
2 145 (59.67%) UNIX
3 112 (46.09%) HP
4 99 (40.74%) Solaris
5 97 (39.92%) Oracle
6 83 (34.16%) Windows
6 83 (34.16%) SAN
7 75 (30.86%) Red Hat
8 69 (28.40%) AIX
9 58 (23.87%) VMware
10 54 (22.22%) Shell Script
11 51 (20.99%) Migration
12 50 (20.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 47 (19.34%) ITIL
14 41 (16.87%) Veritas
14 41 (16.87%) Security Cleared
14 41 (16.87%) Oracle Database
15 38 (15.64%) Cisco
15 38 (15.64%) Finance
16 37 (15.23%) SQL
17 36 (14.81%) IBM
17 36 (14.81%) EMC
18 33 (13.58%) Sun
18 33 (13.58%) SC Cleared
19 31 (12.76%) WebLogic
20 26 (10.70%) Middleware
21 25 (10.29%) Brocade
21 25 (10.29%) Performance Tuning
22 24 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
22 24 (9.88%) Java

HPUX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 31 (12.76%) WebLogic
2 15 (6.17%) Apache
3 13 (5.35%) Tomcat
4 11 (4.53%) WebSphere
5 10 (4.12%) SharePoint
6 8 (3.29%) IIS
7 7 (2.88%) Oracle 10gAS
8 5 (2.06%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (1.65%) Oracle Application Server
9 4 (1.65%) JBoss
9 4 (1.65%) Documentum
10 3 (1.23%) iPlanet
10 3 (1.23%) SAS
10 3 (1.23%) MQSeries
10 3 (1.23%) Adobe CQ
11 2 (0.82%) Lync
11 2 (0.82%) Oracle Coherence
11 2 (0.82%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.82%) CICS
12 1 (0.41%) Oracle 9iAS
Applications
1 14 (5.76%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.06%) MS Office
3 2 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (6.17%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (4.94%) Oracle Applications
3 11 (4.53%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (2.06%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 83 (34.16%) SAN
2 17 (7.00%) DNS
3 12 (4.94%) TCP/IP
4 10 (4.12%) NAS
4 10 (4.12%) LDAP
5 9 (3.70%) DHCP
6 8 (3.29%) Fibre Channel
6 8 (3.29%) WAN
6 8 (3.29%) Firewall
7 7 (2.88%) LAN
8 5 (2.06%) FTP
8 5 (2.06%) HTTP
9 4 (1.65%) SSH
9 4 (1.65%) Kerberos
9 4 (1.65%) Internet
10 3 (1.23%) ATM
11 2 (0.82%) VLAN
11 2 (0.82%) Network Security
11 2 (0.82%) VPN
11 2 (0.82%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (16.87%) Oracle Database
2 21 (8.64%) Oracle Database 11g
3 17 (7.00%) SQL Server
4 16 (6.58%) Oracle Reports
5 10 (4.12%) Relational Database
5 10 (4.12%) RDBMS
6 9 (3.70%) Oracle Discoverer
6 9 (3.70%) DB2
7 4 (1.65%) Oracle ODI
7 4 (1.65%) BODI
7 4 (1.65%) MySQL
8 3 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.23%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.23%) Data Mining
8 3 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.82%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 2 (0.82%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (0.82%) BusinessObjects XI
9 2 (0.82%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (2.88%) Subversion
2 4 (1.65%) TortoiseSVN
2 4 (1.65%) Maven
2 4 (1.65%) Ant
2 4 (1.65%) ClearCase
3 3 (1.23%) Log4j
3 3 (1.23%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (1.23%) Eclipse
3 3 (1.23%) JUnit
3 3 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (1.23%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.82%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.41%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.41%) Hudson
General
1 38 (15.64%) Finance
2 19 (7.82%) Banking
3 13 (5.35%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.88%) Retail
5 5 (2.06%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.65%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.23%) Legal
8 1 (0.41%) Front Office
8 1 (0.41%) Back Office
8 1 (0.41%) Publishing
8 1 (0.41%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 51 (20.99%) Administrator
2 33 (13.58%) Analyst
3 31 (12.76%) UNIX Administrator
4 30 (12.35%) Consultant
5 22 (9.05%) Systems Administrator
5 22 (9.05%) Support Analyst
6 18 (7.41%) Architect
7 16 (6.58%) DBA
8 15 (6.17%) Oracle DBA
8 15 (6.17%) Storage Engineer
9 14 (5.76%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 14 (5.76%) 2nd Line Support
10 11 (4.53%) Technical Support
11 10 (4.12%) Developer
11 10 (4.12%) Technical Analyst
12 9 (3.70%) Linux Engineer
12 9 (3.70%) UNIX Support
12 9 (3.70%) Backup Engineer
13 8 (3.29%) Linux Administrator
13 8 (3.29%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (10.70%) Middleware
2 11 (4.53%) Web Services
3 9 (3.70%) Oracle Fusion
4 8 (3.29%) XML
5 7 (2.88%) WebSphere MQ
6 5 (2.06%) .NET
6 5 (2.06%) SOAP
6 5 (2.06%) Spring
7 4 (1.65%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 4 (1.65%) jQuery
7 4 (1.65%) Struts
7 4 (1.65%) Servlets
7 4 (1.65%) XSLT
7 4 (1.65%) CSS
7 4 (1.65%) HTML
8 3 (1.23%) Hibernate
8 3 (1.23%) JMS
8 3 (1.23%) J2EE
8 3 (1.23%) JSON
8 3 (1.23%) XMLBeans
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (7.41%) Clustering
3 11 (4.53%) Management Information System
3 11 (4.53%) Symmetrix DMX
4 9 (3.70%) IBM XIV
5 8 (3.29%) Wiki
6 6 (2.47%) HP Superdome
6 6 (2.47%) Statistics
7 5 (2.06%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.65%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.23%) Symmetrix
9 3 (1.23%) Thin Client
9 3 (1.23%) HACMP
9 3 (1.23%) AS400
9 3 (1.23%) Celerra
9 3 (1.23%) Fat Client
9 3 (1.23%) Web 2.0
9 3 (1.23%) Open Source
9 3 (1.23%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 167 (68.72%) Linux
2 145 (59.67%) UNIX
3 99 (40.74%) Solaris
4 83 (34.16%) Windows
5 69 (28.40%) AIX
6 50 (20.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (6.58%) SUSE
8 13 (5.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (4.94%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (2.47%) zOS
10 6 (2.47%) VMS
11 5 (2.06%) Slackware
12 4 (1.65%) Oracle Linux
12 4 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (1.65%) Windows 2000 Server
12 4 (1.65%) Windows NT
13 3 (1.23%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.82%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.82%) NetWare
15 1 (0.41%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (20.99%) Migration
2 47 (19.34%) ITIL
3 25 (10.29%) Performance Tuning
4 21 (8.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 19 (7.82%) Change Management
6 17 (7.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 14 (5.76%) Load Balancing
7 14 (5.76%) Change Control
8 12 (4.94%) Incident Management
8 12 (4.94%) Service Management
9 11 (4.53%) Configuration Management
10 9 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (3.29%) ETL
11 8 (3.29%) ITSM
11 8 (3.29%) Workflow
12 7 (2.88%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (2.88%) Service Delivery
12 7 (2.88%) Knowledge Management
12 7 (2.88%) Project Planning
13 6 (2.47%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (22.22%) Shell Script
2 37 (15.23%) SQL
3 24 (9.88%) Java
4 15 (6.17%) Korn
5 14 (5.76%) Perl
5 14 (5.76%) PL/SQL
6 7 (2.88%) C
6 7 (2.88%) Bash Shell
7 6 (2.47%) C++
7 6 (2.47%) PHP
7 6 (2.47%) JavaScript
8 4 (1.65%) XPath
9 3 (1.23%) Tcl
9 3 (1.23%) Python
9 3 (1.23%) Bourne shell
10 2 (0.82%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.82%) C#
Qualifications
1 41 (16.87%) Security Cleared
2 33 (13.58%) SC Cleared
3 9 (3.70%) Degree
4 4 (1.65%) MCP
4 4 (1.65%) IBM Certification
5 3 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.23%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (1.23%) RHCE
5 3 (1.23%) Sun Certification
5 3 (1.23%) CCNA
5 3 (1.23%) MCSE
6 2 (0.82%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.82%) CISSP
7 1 (0.41%) IBM AIX Certification
7 1 (0.41%) OCP
7 1 (0.41%) PMP
7 1 (0.41%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.41%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.47%) QA
1 6 (2.47%) SLA
2 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (9.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (9.05%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 20 (8.23%) Oracle RMAN
4 15 (6.17%) Oracle RAC
5 10 (4.12%) Active Directory
6 9 (3.70%) Firmware
7 8 (3.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 6 (2.47%) SRDF
9 5 (2.06%) VMware ESX
10 4 (1.65%) vSphere
10 4 (1.65%) Hyper-V
10 4 (1.65%) NFS
11 3 (1.23%) Postfix
11 3 (1.23%) Sendmail
11 3 (1.23%) KVM
11 3 (1.23%) RHEV
11 3 (1.23%) vCloud
11 3 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.82%) GPFS
13 1 (0.41%) Samba
Systems Management
1 18 (7.41%) NetBackup
2 9 (3.70%) Backup Exec
2 9 (3.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 8 (3.29%) EMC NetWorker
3 8 (3.29%) Tivoli
4 6 (2.47%) HP Data Protector
5 5 (2.06%) SCOM
6 4 (1.65%) SCCM
6 4 (1.65%) Data Guard
7 3 (1.23%) Ansible
7 3 (1.23%) YaST
8 2 (0.82%) CA Wily
8 2 (0.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (0.82%) OMEGAMON
8 2 (0.82%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 2 (0.82%) ServiceCenter
8 2 (0.82%) Nagios
8 2 (0.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.82%) Foglight
9 1 (0.41%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 112 (46.09%) HP
2 97 (39.92%) Oracle
3 75 (30.86%) Red Hat
4 58 (23.87%) VMware
5 41 (16.87%) Veritas
6 38 (15.64%) Cisco
7 36 (14.81%) IBM
7 36 (14.81%) EMC
8 33 (13.58%) Sun
9 25 (10.29%) Brocade
10 24 (9.88%) NetApp
11 10 (4.12%) Microsoft
12 8 (3.29%) Business Objects
12 8 (3.29%) SAP
13 7 (2.88%) Compaq
13 7 (2.88%) Citrix
14 6 (2.47%) Dell
14 6 (2.47%) Hitachi
15 5 (2.06%) SGI
15 5 (2.06%) F5
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