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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP-UX
Rank 483 477 417
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -60
Contract jobs citing HPUX 129 117 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.22% 0.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.05% 0.98% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 45 74
Average daily rate
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£384 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.59% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £620 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Average hourly rate £19.50 £45.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.66% +66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £45.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-56.66% +66.66%

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
12316 11929 10077
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.06% 22.18% 21.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7024 6709 5417
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £160 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.31% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1026 1046 984
Average hourly rate £16.20 £16.16 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.24% -7.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.88 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.78% -0.78%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 -11 115 £378 +0.66% 8
London -1 33 £445 -27.34% 2
South East +8 30 £463 +15.62% 1
Hampshire +4 17 £500 +78.57%
West Midlands -15 14 £313 +48.80% 1
East Midlands -2 11 £353 -11.87%
North West -16 11 £445 +13.43%
East of England +3 10 £350 -15.15% 2
Hertfordshire -4 10 £350 -30.00% 2
Warwickshire - 10 £325 -
Scotland +3 8 £511 +57.23%
West Sussex - 8 £463 -
Edinburgh -11 7 £511 +57.23%
Worthing - 6 £450 -
Gosport +27 5 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 5 £338 -
Leicestershire - 5 £355 -
Watford -1 4 - -
Winchester -8 4 £500 -
Atherstone - 4 £325 -
Merseyside - 4 - -
City of London +18 3 £450 +100.00% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -7 3 £470 +79.10%
Tyne and Wear -10 3 £495 +88.57%
North East -11 3 £495 +88.57%
Manchester -14 3 £550 -
Nottingham - 3 £347 -
Camberley - 3 - -
Leicester - 3 £355 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £347 -

HPUX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 142 (55.69%) Linux
2 140 (54.90%) UNIX
3 125 (49.02%) HP
4 95 (37.25%) SAN
5 94 (36.86%) Oracle
6 90 (35.29%) Solaris
7 86 (33.73%) Windows
8 74 (29.02%) Red Hat
9 72 (28.24%) Shell Script
10 65 (25.49%) AIX
11 64 (25.10%) VMware
12 62 (24.31%) Migration
13 51 (20.00%) Veritas
13 51 (20.00%) EMC
14 45 (17.65%) Oracle Database
15 44 (17.25%) Cisco
16 41 (16.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 40 (15.69%) NetApp
18 39 (15.29%) ITIL
19 36 (14.12%) Finance
19 36 (14.12%) SQL
19 36 (14.12%) IBM
20 35 (13.73%) Perl
20 35 (13.73%) NAS
21 33 (12.94%) Performance Tuning
21 33 (12.94%) Security Cleared
22 32 (12.55%) Bash Shell
23 31 (12.16%) Clustering
24 29 (11.37%) Oracle RMAN
24 29 (11.37%) Windows Server 2008

HPUX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 23 (9.02%) WebLogic
2 13 (5.10%) Oracle 10gAS
3 10 (3.92%) Apache
4 9 (3.53%) WebSphere
5 8 (3.14%) Tomcat
5 8 (3.14%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.96%) MQSeries
6 5 (1.96%) JBoss
7 4 (1.57%) SAS
7 4 (1.57%) Oracle Application Server
7 4 (1.57%) Lync
8 3 (1.18%) Confluence
8 3 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.18%) iPlanet
9 2 (0.78%) WebLogic Portal
9 2 (0.78%) WebLogic Integration
9 2 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.78%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.78%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (2.35%) MS Office
2 5 (1.96%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 21 (8.24%) Oracle Applications
1 21 (8.24%) Oracle EBS R12
2 20 (7.84%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.57%) Oracle 11i
4 3 (1.18%) Tridion
4 3 (1.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.78%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.39%) PaaS
1 1 (0.39%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 95 (37.25%) SAN
2 35 (13.73%) NAS
3 19 (7.45%) Fibre Channel
4 15 (5.88%) LDAP
5 13 (5.10%) DNS
6 10 (3.92%) TCP/IP
7 9 (3.53%) WAN
8 6 (2.35%) LAN
8 6 (2.35%) FTP
8 6 (2.35%) Firewall
8 6 (2.35%) SSH
9 5 (1.96%) Internet
10 4 (1.57%) FCoE
10 4 (1.57%) VLAN
10 4 (1.57%) Network Security
10 4 (1.57%) iSCSI
10 4 (1.57%) Kerberos
11 3 (1.18%) PuTTY
12 2 (0.78%) ATM
13 1 (0.39%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (17.65%) Oracle Database
2 23 (9.02%) Oracle Database 11g
3 20 (7.84%) Oracle Reports
4 16 (6.27%) Oracle Discoverer
5 12 (4.71%) RDBMS
5 12 (4.71%) Relational Database
6 9 (3.53%) DB2
7 7 (2.75%) SQL Server
8 6 (2.35%) MySQL
9 4 (1.57%) MS Access
9 4 (1.57%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.18%) SQLPlus
10 3 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.18%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 3 (1.18%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 2 (0.78%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (0.78%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (0.78%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.39%) SQL Navigator
12 1 (0.39%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 8 (3.14%) Subversion
2 5 (1.96%) ClearCase
3 4 (1.57%) Ant
3 4 (1.57%) TeamCity
3 4 (1.57%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.57%) TortoiseSVN
4 3 (1.18%) JIRA
4 3 (1.18%) JUnit
4 3 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (1.18%) Log4j
4 3 (1.18%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 3 (1.18%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.18%) Gerrit
5 2 (0.78%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.39%) Rational Performance Tester
6 1 (0.39%) Maven
6 1 (0.39%) Hudson
6 1 (0.39%) Toad
6 1 (0.39%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.39%) PowerBuilder
General
1 36 (14.12%) Finance
2 11 (4.31%) Banking
3 4 (1.57%) Retail
3 4 (1.57%) Investment Banking
3 4 (1.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.78%) Legal
4 2 (0.78%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.39%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (17.65%) Administrator
2 37 (14.51%) Consultant
3 29 (11.37%) Analyst
4 26 (10.20%) DBA
4 26 (10.20%) UNIX Administrator
5 25 (9.80%) Storage Engineer
6 22 (8.63%) Systems Administrator
7 19 (7.45%) Oracle DBA
8 18 (7.06%) Architect
9 17 (6.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
10 16 (6.27%) Support Analyst
11 14 (5.49%) 2nd Line Support
12 12 (4.71%) Technical Support
13 11 (4.31%) Technical Analyst
13 11 (4.31%) Storage Consultant
13 11 (4.31%) Linux Engineer
14 10 (3.92%) Senior UNIX Administrator
15 9 (3.53%) UNIX Support
15 9 (3.53%) Technical Support Analyst
15 9 (3.53%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (8.63%) Middleware
2 13 (5.10%) Oracle Fusion
3 7 (2.75%) XML
4 6 (2.35%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (2.35%) J2EE
5 5 (1.96%) HTML
6 4 (1.57%) JSP
6 4 (1.57%) JMS
6 4 (1.57%) XSLT
6 4 (1.57%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 3 (1.18%) XMLBeans
7 3 (1.18%) Ajax
7 3 (1.18%) JSTL
7 3 (1.18%) WebCenter
7 3 (1.18%) Struts
7 3 (1.18%) Web Services
7 3 (1.18%) XHTML
7 3 (1.18%) Servlets
7 3 (1.18%) EJB
7 3 (1.18%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.16%) Clustering
2 27 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (9.41%) Symmetrix DMX
4 20 (7.84%) Symmetrix
5 10 (3.92%) HACMP
6 9 (3.53%) Mainframe
6 9 (3.53%) Statistics
6 9 (3.53%) DataPower
7 7 (2.75%) Replication
8 6 (2.35%) HP Superdome
9 5 (1.96%) CLARiiON
10 4 (1.57%) EMC Centera
10 4 (1.57%) Wiki
10 4 (1.57%) Celerra
11 3 (1.18%) Data Structures
11 3 (1.18%) Web 2.0
11 3 (1.18%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.78%) AS400
12 2 (0.78%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.78%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 142 (55.69%) Linux
2 140 (54.90%) UNIX
3 90 (35.29%) Solaris
4 86 (33.73%) Windows
5 65 (25.49%) AIX
6 41 (16.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 29 (11.37%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (8.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 22 (8.63%) SUSE
8 22 (8.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (3.53%) Windows 2000
9 9 (3.53%) Windows NT
10 8 (3.14%) NetWare
11 7 (2.75%) zOS
11 7 (2.75%) CentOS
12 6 (2.35%) Fedora
13 5 (1.96%) Windows 2000 Server
13 5 (1.96%) Slackware
13 5 (1.96%) VMS
13 5 (1.96%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (24.31%) Migration
2 39 (15.29%) ITIL
3 33 (12.94%) Performance Tuning
4 26 (10.20%) Disaster Recovery
5 20 (7.84%) Change Management
5 20 (7.84%) Root Cause Analysis
5 20 (7.84%) Load Balancing
6 15 (5.88%) Configuration Management
7 14 (5.49%) Knowledge Management
7 14 (5.49%) Problem Management
7 14 (5.49%) Change Control
8 12 (4.71%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (4.71%) Incident Management
9 10 (3.92%) Capacity Management
10 9 (3.53%) Unit Testing
10 9 (3.53%) Software Engineering
10 9 (3.53%) Service Management
11 8 (3.14%) SOA
12 6 (2.35%) E-Commerce
12 6 (2.35%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 72 (28.24%) Shell Script
2 36 (14.12%) SQL
3 35 (13.73%) Perl
4 32 (12.55%) Bash Shell
5 26 (10.20%) Java
6 20 (7.84%) PL/SQL
6 20 (7.84%) Korn
7 14 (5.49%) C
8 12 (4.71%) C++
9 6 (2.35%) JavaScript
10 4 (1.57%) XPath
11 3 (1.18%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.18%) Python
11 3 (1.18%) VBScript
11 3 (1.18%) VB
11 3 (1.18%) C-shell
12 2 (0.78%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 2 (0.78%) Bourne shell
13 1 (0.39%) REXX
13 1 (0.39%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 33 (12.94%) Security Cleared
2 23 (9.02%) SC Cleared
3 9 (3.53%) DV Cleared
4 4 (1.57%) IBM Certification
5 3 (1.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 3 (1.18%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.78%) Degree
6 2 (0.78%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (0.78%) BC Cleared
6 2 (0.78%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.78%) ISEB
6 2 (0.78%) CCA
7 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.39%) MCP
7 1 (0.39%) MCSE
7 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.39%) IBM AIX Certification
7 1 (0.39%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.88%) SLA
2 7 (2.75%) QA
3 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.39%) COBIT
System Software
1 23 (9.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (8.24%) Oracle RAC
3 20 (7.84%) SRDF
4 17 (6.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 15 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (5.10%) Hyper-V
7 12 (4.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 8 (3.14%) GPFS
9 6 (2.35%) NFS
10 5 (1.96%) VMware ESX
10 5 (1.96%) PowerHA
11 4 (1.57%) vCloud
11 4 (1.57%) Samba
11 4 (1.57%) Active Directory
11 4 (1.57%) Sendmail
12 3 (1.18%) KVM
13 2 (0.78%) vSphere
14 1 (0.39%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 1 (0.39%) Veritas File System
14 1 (0.39%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 29 (11.37%) Oracle RMAN
2 14 (5.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 12 (4.71%) Tivoli
4 11 (4.31%) SCOM
5 10 (3.92%) NetBackup
5 10 (3.92%) SCCM
6 8 (3.14%) HP Data Protector
7 7 (2.75%) OpenView
7 7 (2.75%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (2.35%) SCSM
8 6 (2.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 6 (2.35%) EMC NetWorker
9 5 (1.96%) ServiceCenter
9 5 (1.96%) Puppet
10 3 (1.18%) YaST
10 3 (1.18%) Data Guard
11 2 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.78%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 1 (0.39%) BMC PATROL
12 1 (0.39%) EMC TimeFinder
Vendors
1 125 (49.02%) HP
2 94 (36.86%) Oracle
3 74 (29.02%) Red Hat
4 64 (25.10%) VMware
5 51 (20.00%) Veritas
5 51 (20.00%) EMC
6 44 (17.25%) Cisco
7 40 (15.69%) NetApp
8 36 (14.12%) IBM
9 17 (6.67%) Sun
10 13 (5.10%) Microsoft
11 12 (4.71%) Compaq
12 9 (3.53%) SAP
13 8 (3.14%) Hitachi
13 8 (3.14%) Brocade
14 7 (2.75%) 3PAR
15 6 (2.35%) Citrix
15 6 (2.35%) BMC
16 5 (1.96%) SGI
17 3 (1.18%) Symantec
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Ipsus Technologies Ltd
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