The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 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.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP-UX
Rank 490 434 357
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -77
Contract jobs citing HPUX 90 136 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.27% 0.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.74% 1.21% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 78 81
Average daily rate
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£325 £375 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £429 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £396
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -5.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £23.50 £33.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.37% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £33.75 -
% change year-on-year
-30.37% -
Operating Systems Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12135 11245 11897
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 23.03% 22.43% 20.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 6858 6111 5837
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £180 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1045 1046 1223
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.98 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.66% -5.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -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 11 July 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 11 July 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 11 July 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 -59 80 £326 -13.00% 21
West Midlands -1 20 £256 -27.20% 2
South East -34 16 £358 -1.24% 1
London -17 15 £400 -8.57% 4
North West +1 12 £323 -14.00% 3
Scotland -2 8 £325 -13.33%
Hampshire -12 7 £358 -8.20%
East of England -6 6 £338 +8.00% 5
Manchester +4 5 £323 -14.00% 1
Berkshire -9 4 £245 -10.90% 1
Yorkshire -27 4 - - 4
Maidenhead - 4 £245 -
Cheshire - 4 £340 -
Birmingham - 4 £348 -
City of London +21 3 £375 -15.49% 1
East Midlands -8 3 - -
West Yorkshire -9 3 - - 2
Buckinghamshire -15 3 £400 +9.21%
Hertfordshire - 3 - - 2
North East - 3 £263 -
Tyne and Wear - 3 £263 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £400 -
Watford - 3 - - 2
Surrey -10 2 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £306 -
Cambridge -5 1 £350 +12.00% 2
Cambridgeshire -9 1 £350 +12.00% 2
South West -28 1 £475 +40.74% 1
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
Gosport - 1 - -

HPUX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

1 149 (71.63%) UNIX
1 149 (71.63%) Linux
2 95 (45.67%) HP
3 92 (44.23%) Solaris
4 88 (42.31%) Oracle
5 66 (31.73%) Red Hat
6 59 (28.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 56 (26.92%) Windows
8 55 (26.44%) Oracle Database
9 54 (25.96%) AIX
10 52 (25.00%) SQL
11 46 (22.12%) VMware
12 40 (19.23%) Shell Script
12 40 (19.23%) Perl
13 38 (18.27%) SAN
14 35 (16.83%) IBM
14 35 (16.83%) ITIL
14 35 (16.83%) Security Cleared
15 34 (16.35%) Java
16 30 (14.42%) WebLogic
16 30 (14.42%) Finance
16 30 (14.42%) Oracle Database 11g
17 27 (12.98%) Sun
18 26 (12.50%) RDBMS
18 26 (12.50%) SQL Server
18 26 (12.50%) Relational Database
19 25 (12.02%) Oracle RAC
19 25 (12.02%) VMware Infrastructure
20 23 (11.06%) XML
21 22 (10.58%) C

HPUX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 30 (14.42%) WebLogic
2 20 (9.62%) Apache
3 17 (8.17%) WebSphere
4 14 (6.73%) MQSeries
5 13 (6.25%) Tomcat
5 13 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
6 9 (4.33%) WebLogic Integration
7 7 (3.37%) MS Exchange
8 6 (2.88%) Oracle Application Server
8 6 (2.88%) IIS
9 5 (2.40%) IBM Notes
10 4 (1.92%) SAS
11 3 (1.44%) Exchange Server 5.5
11 3 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2000
11 3 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (1.44%) Lotus Domino
11 3 (1.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.96%) Adobe CQ
12 2 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
13 1 (0.48%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 7 (3.37%) MS Office
2 2 (0.96%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.96%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (5.77%) Tridion
2 2 (0.96%) CSG Singleview
2 2 (0.96%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (0.96%) SAP CRM
2 2 (0.96%) SAP PM
2 2 (0.96%) Magento
2 2 (0.96%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.48%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.44%) SaaS
1 3 (1.44%) IaaS
2 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 38 (18.27%) SAN
2 15 (7.21%) Internet
2 15 (7.21%) LAN
3 14 (6.73%) WAN
3 14 (6.73%) Firewall
4 12 (5.77%) DNS
5 10 (4.81%) VPN
6 9 (4.33%) TCP/IP
6 9 (4.33%) DHCP
6 9 (4.33%) FTP
6 9 (4.33%) Wireshark
6 9 (4.33%) NAS
7 7 (3.37%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (1.92%) HTTP
8 4 (1.92%) LDAP
8 4 (1.92%) SSL
9 3 (1.44%) SSH
9 3 (1.44%) VLAN
9 3 (1.44%) X.500
10 2 (0.96%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (26.44%) Oracle Database
2 30 (14.42%) Oracle Database 11g
3 26 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 26 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 26 (12.50%) RDBMS
4 19 (9.13%) Oracle Database 10g
5 18 (8.65%) DB2
6 9 (4.33%) MS Access
7 8 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (2.88%) Oracle Database 12c
9 5 (2.40%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (1.92%) MySQL
11 3 (1.44%) OLAP
11 3 (1.44%) Oracle OLAP
12 2 (0.96%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (0.48%) Oracle9i Database
13 1 (0.48%) DataStage
13 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 15 (7.21%) Subversion
2 14 (6.73%) Ant
2 14 (6.73%) JUnit
2 14 (6.73%) Eclipse
2 14 (6.73%) Log4j
3 12 (5.77%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 3 (1.44%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.96%) ProC
5 2 (0.96%) Maven
6 1 (0.48%) Toad
6 1 (0.48%) ERwin
6 1 (0.48%) Rational Rose
General
1 30 (14.42%) Finance
2 18 (8.65%) Telecoms
3 16 (7.69%) Retail
4 14 (6.73%) Manufacturing
5 8 (3.85%) Banking
6 5 (2.40%) Marketing
7 4 (1.92%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.96%) Billing
9 1 (0.48%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.48%) Front Office
9 1 (0.48%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (17.79%) Administrator
2 26 (12.50%) DBA
3 25 (12.02%) Oracle DBA
3 25 (12.02%) UNIX Administrator
4 22 (10.58%) Architect
5 21 (10.10%) Developer
6 20 (9.62%) Systems Administrator
7 16 (7.69%) Analyst
7 16 (7.69%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 15 (7.21%) Linux Administrator
9 14 (6.73%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 14 (6.73%) Java Developer
10 12 (5.77%) UNIX Engineer
10 12 (5.77%) UNIX Support
11 11 (5.29%) Consultant
12 9 (4.33%) 2nd Line Support
13 8 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
14 7 (3.37%) Support Analyst
14 7 (3.37%) Tester
15 6 (2.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (11.06%) XML
2 18 (8.65%) HTML
3 16 (7.69%) J2EE
3 16 (7.69%) JMS
4 14 (6.73%) XSLT
4 14 (6.73%) Struts
4 14 (6.73%) JDBC
4 14 (6.73%) Servlets
4 14 (6.73%) XMLBeans
4 14 (6.73%) Ajax
5 13 (6.25%) JSP
6 12 (5.77%) EJB
6 12 (5.77%) XHTML
6 12 (5.77%) JSTL
7 10 (4.81%) Middleware
8 9 (4.33%) Web Services
9 5 (2.40%) CSS
10 3 (1.44%) .NET
11 2 (0.96%) SOAP
11 2 (0.96%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.13%) Clustering
2 14 (6.73%) Web 2.0
3 9 (4.33%) N-Tier
4 6 (2.88%) Thin Client
4 6 (2.88%) Mainframe
4 6 (2.88%) Fat Client
4 6 (2.88%) Open Source
5 5 (2.40%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.40%) CLARiiON
6 4 (1.92%) AS400
6 4 (1.92%) HACMP
6 4 (1.92%) HP Superdome
7 3 (1.44%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.44%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.96%) Data Conversion
8 2 (0.96%) CMDB
8 2 (0.96%) HP StorageWorks
9 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.48%) Tandem
9 1 (0.48%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 149 (71.63%) UNIX
1 149 (71.63%) Linux
2 92 (44.23%) Solaris
3 59 (28.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 56 (26.92%) Windows
5 54 (25.96%) AIX
6 11 (5.29%) SUSE
7 6 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (2.40%) VMS
9 4 (1.92%) NetWare
10 3 (1.44%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.44%) OpenVMS
10 3 (1.44%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.96%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.48%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.48%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.48%) Tru64
12 1 (0.48%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (16.83%) ITIL
2 22 (10.58%) Performance Tuning
3 17 (8.17%) Performance Testing
4 16 (7.69%) OO
4 16 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 15 (7.21%) UML
5 15 (7.21%) SOA
6 14 (6.73%) Service Management
6 14 (6.73%) Content Management
7 13 (6.25%) Change Control
8 12 (5.77%) Root Cause Analysis
8 12 (5.77%) Configuration Management
8 12 (5.77%) RAD
9 11 (5.29%) Project Management
9 11 (5.29%) Migration
10 9 (4.33%) Security Testing
10 9 (4.33%) Reverse Engineering
10 9 (4.33%) Statistical Analysis
10 9 (4.33%) Release Management
10 9 (4.33%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (25.00%) SQL
2 40 (19.23%) Perl
2 40 (19.23%) Shell Script
3 34 (16.35%) Java
4 22 (10.58%) C
5 21 (10.10%) PL/SQL
6 17 (8.17%) JavaScript
6 17 (8.17%) Bash Shell
7 15 (7.21%) C++
8 14 (6.73%) XPath
9 12 (5.77%) VB
10 9 (4.33%) Korn
10 9 (4.33%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 5 (2.40%) PHP
12 4 (1.92%) Bourne shell
13 3 (1.44%) Python
14 1 (0.48%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.48%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 35 (16.83%) Security Cleared
2 20 (9.62%) SC Cleared
3 12 (5.77%) Degree
4 11 (5.29%) DV Cleared
5 9 (4.33%) ISEB
5 9 (4.33%) ISEB Practitioner
5 9 (4.33%) ISTQB
6 6 (2.88%) OCP
6 6 (2.88%) OCA
6 6 (2.88%) Oracle Certification
7 4 (1.92%) RHCE
7 4 (1.92%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.96%) CISSP
8 2 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.96%) CCNA
9 1 (0.48%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.40%) SLA
2 2 (0.96%) QA
3 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (12.02%) Oracle RAC
1 25 (12.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (8.17%) Oracle RMAN
3 16 (7.69%) VMware ESX
4 9 (4.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 6 (2.88%) Active Directory
5 6 (2.88%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (2.88%) KVM
5 6 (2.88%) RHEV
6 5 (2.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (1.44%) Samba
7 3 (1.44%) Veritas File System
8 2 (0.96%) vSphere
9 1 (0.48%) SRDF
9 1 (0.48%) Xen
9 1 (0.48%) NFS
9 1 (0.48%) RACF
Systems Management
1 16 (7.69%) Data Guard
2 13 (6.25%) Tivoli
3 9 (4.33%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (2.40%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (1.44%) Oracle Statspack
5 3 (1.44%) CA SiteMinder
5 3 (1.44%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 3 (1.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (1.44%) Unicenter
5 3 (1.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (0.96%) Control-M
6 2 (0.96%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.96%) SCCM
6 2 (0.96%) SCOM
6 2 (0.96%) Puppet
6 2 (0.96%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.48%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.48%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.48%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.48%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 95 (45.67%) HP
2 88 (42.31%) Oracle
3 66 (31.73%) Red Hat
4 46 (22.12%) VMware
5 35 (16.83%) IBM
6 27 (12.98%) Sun
7 15 (7.21%) Citrix
7 15 (7.21%) Veritas
8 14 (6.73%) Interwoven
9 13 (6.25%) EMC
9 13 (6.25%) Cisco
9 13 (6.25%) TIBCO
10 12 (5.77%) Blue Martini
10 12 (5.77%) ATG
10 12 (5.77%) Elastic Path
11 10 (4.81%) NetApp
12 9 (4.33%) SAP
13 7 (3.37%) CA
13 7 (3.37%) Hitachi
14 5 (2.40%) Compaq
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