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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP-UX
Rank 429 469 370
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -99
Contract jobs citing HPUX 147 97 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.19% 0.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.27% 0.87% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 48 82
Average daily rate
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£363 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.42% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £31.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £31.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +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
11605 11139 9628
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.11% 22.16% 21.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6688 6038 5075
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £150 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £503 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 886 1028 1016
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
- -4.32%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +25 136 £360 -10.00% 25
London -11 41 £425 +4.42% 10
West Midlands +18 28 £281 +54.10% 2
South East -16 27 £450 +12.50% 6
North West +4 18 £311 - 1
Hampshire -2 15 £356 - 3
Manchester - 15 £298 -
East Midlands +14 12 £355 +10.93% 1
Warwickshire - 10 £275 - 1
City of London +15 5 £450 +12.50% 1
Gosport - 5 - - 2
Birmingham +1 4 £316 +73.28%
Yorkshire -14 3 £450 +1.40%
West Yorkshire -15 3 £450 +33.33%
Cheshire +4 2 £450 -
East of England +3 2 - - 1
Berkshire -7 2 - - 2
Leeds -7 2 £450 +33.33%
Bradford -10 2 £450 -
Macclesfield - 2 £450 -
Reading - 2 - - 1
Staffordshire - 2 £373 -
Devon -5 1 - -
Exeter -7 1 - -
Nottinghamshire -9 1 £350 +9.37%
Nottingham -11 1 £350 +9.37%
South West -28 1 - - 3
Shropshire - 1 £400 -
Lancashire - 1 - - 1
Telford - 1 £400 -

HPUX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 151 (59.68%) Linux
2 132 (52.17%) UNIX
3 118 (46.64%) HP
4 107 (42.29%) SAN
5 105 (41.50%) Windows
6 96 (37.94%) Solaris
7 84 (33.20%) Oracle
8 78 (30.83%) VMware
9 70 (27.67%) Red Hat
10 67 (26.48%) Migration
11 65 (25.69%) AIX
12 60 (23.72%) Shell Script
13 56 (22.13%) EMC
14 54 (21.34%) Cisco
15 47 (18.58%) Veritas
16 45 (17.79%) Security Cleared
17 40 (15.81%) ITIL
17 40 (15.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 38 (15.02%) Oracle Database
19 35 (13.83%) Finance
20 34 (13.44%) IBM
20 34 (13.44%) SC Cleared
21 33 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
21 33 (13.04%) NetApp
22 32 (12.65%) Windows Server 2008
23 30 (11.86%) SQL
24 29 (11.46%) Sun
24 29 (11.46%) Clustering
24 29 (11.46%) VMware Infrastructure
25 28 (11.07%) Disaster Recovery

HPUX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 26 (10.28%) WebLogic
2 11 (4.35%) Apache
3 10 (3.95%) SharePoint
4 9 (3.56%) Oracle 10gAS
5 6 (2.37%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.98%) SAS
6 5 (1.98%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.98%) IIS
7 4 (1.58%) Documentum
7 4 (1.58%) Oracle Application Server
7 4 (1.58%) Lync
8 3 (1.19%) iPlanet
8 3 (1.19%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.79%) JBoss
9 2 (0.79%) Confluence
10 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle 9iAS
10 1 (0.40%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 15 (5.93%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.58%) MS Office
3 2 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (7.11%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (5.53%) Oracle EBS R12
3 13 (5.14%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (1.58%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.40%) PaaS
1 1 (0.40%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 107 (42.29%) SAN
2 16 (6.32%) DNS
3 15 (5.93%) NAS
4 14 (5.53%) Fibre Channel
5 10 (3.95%) TCP/IP
6 9 (3.56%) DHCP
7 8 (3.16%) Firewall
8 7 (2.77%) LDAP
8 7 (2.77%) LAN
9 6 (2.37%) WAN
10 4 (1.58%) Kerberos
10 4 (1.58%) SSH
11 3 (1.19%) FTP
11 3 (1.19%) Network Security
12 2 (0.79%) ATM
12 2 (0.79%) VLAN
12 2 (0.79%) VPN
12 2 (0.79%) Intranet
13 1 (0.40%) Internet
13 1 (0.40%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (15.02%) Oracle Database
2 21 (8.30%) Oracle Reports
2 21 (8.30%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (4.74%) SQL Server
4 11 (4.35%) Oracle Discoverer
5 9 (3.56%) RDBMS
5 9 (3.56%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.58%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 4 (1.58%) BODI
6 4 (1.58%) DB2
7 3 (1.19%) Data Mining
7 3 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.79%) SQLPlus
8 2 (0.79%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (0.79%) MySQL
8 2 (0.79%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (0.79%) MS Access
9 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (1.98%) ClearCase
1 5 (1.98%) Subversion
2 4 (1.58%) TortoiseSVN
3 3 (1.19%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.79%) Gerrit
4 2 (0.79%) JIRA
4 2 (0.79%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.40%) Ant
5 1 (0.40%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.40%) Maven
5 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.40%) Hudson
General
1 35 (13.83%) Finance
2 19 (7.51%) Banking
3 12 (4.74%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.58%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.19%) Retail
6 2 (0.79%) Legal
6 2 (0.79%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.40%) Publishing
7 1 (0.40%) Marketing
7 1 (0.40%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 42 (16.60%) Administrator
2 38 (15.02%) Consultant
3 28 (11.07%) Analyst
4 26 (10.28%) UNIX Administrator
4 26 (10.28%) Storage Engineer
5 18 (7.11%) DBA
6 17 (6.72%) Systems Administrator
7 16 (6.32%) Oracle DBA
8 15 (5.93%) Architect
8 15 (5.93%) Support Analyst
9 14 (5.53%) 2nd Line Support
10 13 (5.14%) Storage Consultant
11 12 (4.74%) UNIX Systems Administrator
12 11 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
12 11 (4.35%) Technical Support
13 9 (3.56%) Technical Support Analyst
13 9 (3.56%) Linux Engineer
14 8 (3.16%) Backup Engineer
14 8 (3.16%) Software Engineer
15 7 (2.77%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (9.09%) Middleware
2 9 (3.56%) Oracle Fusion
3 6 (2.37%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (1.98%) Web Services
5 4 (1.58%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 3 (1.19%) XML
6 3 (1.19%) WebCenter
7 2 (0.79%) Flash
7 2 (0.79%) HTML
7 2 (0.79%) .NET
8 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.40%) CSS
8 1 (0.40%) JSP
8 1 (0.40%) SOAP
8 1 (0.40%) WSDL
8 1 (0.40%) XSLT
8 1 (0.40%) Spring Batch
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 1 (0.40%) X-Windows
8 1 (0.40%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.46%) Clustering
2 27 (10.67%) Symmetrix DMX
2 27 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (7.51%) Symmetrix
4 10 (3.95%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.16%) Wiki
5 8 (3.16%) IBM XIV
6 7 (2.77%) DataPower
6 7 (2.77%) Statistics
6 7 (2.77%) HACMP
7 6 (2.37%) Replication
7 6 (2.37%) HP Superdome
8 4 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.58%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.58%) CLARiiON
8 4 (1.58%) EMC Centera
8 4 (1.58%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.19%) Thin Client
9 3 (1.19%) Fat Client
9 3 (1.19%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 151 (59.68%) Linux
2 132 (52.17%) UNIX
3 105 (41.50%) Windows
4 96 (37.94%) Solaris
5 65 (25.69%) AIX
6 40 (15.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 32 (12.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 27 (10.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 22 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
10 19 (7.51%) SUSE
11 9 (3.56%) Windows NT
12 8 (3.16%) Windows 2000
13 6 (2.37%) NetWare
14 5 (1.98%) zOS
14 5 (1.98%) VMS
14 5 (1.98%) Slackware
14 5 (1.98%) Windows 2000 Server
15 4 (1.58%) Oracle Linux
16 3 (1.19%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 3 (1.19%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (26.48%) Migration
2 40 (15.81%) ITIL
3 33 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
4 28 (11.07%) Disaster Recovery
5 25 (9.88%) Root Cause Analysis
6 19 (7.51%) Change Management
7 17 (6.72%) Change Control
8 16 (6.32%) Load Balancing
9 14 (5.53%) Problem Management
9 14 (5.53%) Configuration Management
10 12 (4.74%) Incident Management
11 11 (4.35%) Capacity Management
12 10 (3.95%) Knowledge Management
12 10 (3.95%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (3.95%) Service Management
13 9 (3.56%) Performance Analysis
14 8 (3.16%) ITSM
15 7 (2.77%) Software Engineering
16 6 (2.37%) Project Planning
16 6 (2.37%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (23.72%) Shell Script
2 30 (11.86%) SQL
3 20 (7.91%) Java
3 20 (7.91%) Perl
4 19 (7.51%) Korn
5 18 (7.11%) Bash Shell
6 16 (6.32%) PL/SQL
7 12 (4.74%) C
8 10 (3.95%) C++
9 5 (1.98%) PHP
10 3 (1.19%) Python
10 3 (1.19%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.19%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.79%) VBScript
11 2 (0.79%) Bourne shell
12 1 (0.40%) XPath
12 1 (0.40%) REXX
12 1 (0.40%) Tcl
12 1 (0.40%) VB
12 1 (0.40%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 45 (17.79%) Security Cleared
2 34 (13.44%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.37%) VCP4
4 5 (1.98%) Degree
4 5 (1.98%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.58%) IBM Certification
5 4 (1.58%) MCP
6 3 (1.19%) MCSE
6 3 (1.19%) CCNA
6 3 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.19%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (1.19%) RHCE
7 2 (0.79%) CCA
7 2 (0.79%) CISSP
7 2 (0.79%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.40%) IBM AIX Certification
8 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.32%) SLA
2 7 (2.77%) QA
3 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.40%) COBIT
System Software
1 29 (11.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
3 22 (8.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 19 (7.51%) SRDF
5 18 (7.11%) Oracle RAC
6 15 (5.93%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (3.95%) Hyper-V
8 8 (3.16%) Active Directory
8 8 (3.16%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 7 (2.77%) Firmware
9 7 (2.77%) VMware ESX
10 6 (2.37%) NFS
10 6 (2.37%) GPFS
11 4 (1.58%) vSphere
12 3 (1.19%) Postfix
12 3 (1.19%) Sendmail
12 3 (1.19%) vCloud
12 3 (1.19%) KVM
12 3 (1.19%) RHEV
13 1 (0.40%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 18 (7.11%) NetBackup
2 11 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 11 (4.35%) SCOM
3 10 (3.95%) SCCM
4 9 (3.56%) HP Data Protector
4 9 (3.56%) Tivoli
5 8 (3.16%) Backup Exec
5 8 (3.16%) EMC NetWorker
6 6 (2.37%) SCSM
7 4 (1.58%) Data Guard
7 4 (1.58%) OpenView
8 3 (1.19%) YaST
8 3 (1.19%) Ansible
8 3 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.79%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 2 (0.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.79%) Nagios
9 2 (0.79%) ServiceCenter
10 1 (0.40%) CA Endevor
10 1 (0.40%) Puppet
Vendors
1 118 (46.64%) HP
2 84 (33.20%) Oracle
3 78 (30.83%) VMware
4 70 (27.67%) Red Hat
5 56 (22.13%) EMC
6 54 (21.34%) Cisco
7 47 (18.58%) Veritas
8 34 (13.44%) IBM
9 33 (13.04%) NetApp
10 29 (11.46%) Sun
11 26 (10.28%) Brocade
12 14 (5.53%) Microsoft
13 11 (4.35%) Compaq
13 11 (4.35%) SAP
14 9 (3.56%) Citrix
15 8 (3.16%) Hitachi
16 7 (2.77%) 3PAR
17 6 (2.37%) Dell
18 5 (1.98%) F5
18 5 (1.98%) SGI
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