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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP-UX
Rank 537 500 437
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -63
Contract jobs citing HPUX 88 116 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.21% 0.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.69% 0.91% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 57 100
Average daily rate
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£450 £323 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.53% -11.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £120 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £445 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £456 £323 £363
% change year-on-year
+41.47% -11.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Average hourly rate £34.00 £57.50 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.86% +57.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £57.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- +57.53%

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
12673 12704 11897
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.35% 22.46% 22.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7500 7239 6632
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £163 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 994 1084 1014
Average hourly rate £16.60 £16.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -55 64 £450 +39.53% 10
South East +1 42 £450 +63.63% 1
Scotland +6 20 £438 +45.83%
Edinburgh -3 18 £438 -
Hampshire +15 17 £450 -
Surrey +5 14 £425 -
London -5 11 £343 -13.01% 3
Gosport - 9 £456 -
Berkshire -4 8 £550 +150.00%
East of England +3 6 £575 +64.28% 2
Hertfordshire 0 6 £575 - 1
Weybridge - 4 £412 -
City of London +4 3 £463 -
Watford -5 3 - -
Camberley - 3 - -
Newbury - 3 £563 -
Portsmouth - 3 £425 -
Hook - 3 £325 -
Buckinghamshire -7 2 £359 +4.74%
Manchester -20 2 £488 +27.03%
Leeds -24 2 £465 +365.00% 1
West Yorkshire -26 2 £465 +365.00% 1
Yorkshire -31 2 £465 +365.00% 1
North West -43 2 £488 +19.12% 1
Glasgow - 2 - -
Milton Keynes -10 1 £368 +7.29%
West Midlands -20 1 £288 +4.54% 1
Solihull - 1 £288 -
Reading - 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £501 -

HPUX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 108 (62.07%) UNIX
2 94 (54.02%) Linux
3 81 (46.55%) Solaris
4 75 (43.10%) Oracle
5 74 (42.53%) HP
6 73 (41.95%) AIX
7 53 (30.46%) Windows
8 47 (27.01%) Red Hat
9 43 (24.71%) VMware
10 42 (24.14%) SAN
11 41 (23.56%) SQL
12 40 (22.99%) Shell Script
13 39 (22.41%) Perl
14 37 (21.26%) Data Centre
15 36 (20.69%) Migration
16 35 (20.11%) Oracle Database
17 32 (18.39%) VMware Infrastructure
18 28 (16.09%) Finance
19 27 (15.52%) NAS
20 26 (14.94%) Security Cleared
20 26 (14.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 26 (14.94%) IBM
21 23 (13.22%) SC Cleared
22 22 (12.64%) SQL Server
22 22 (12.64%) Middleware
23 21 (12.07%) Veritas
24 20 (11.49%) Bash Shell
24 20 (11.49%) Oracle Database 11g
25 19 (10.92%) NetApp
26 18 (10.34%) ITIL

HPUX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 16 (9.20%) WebSphere
2 11 (6.32%) WebSphere Application Server
2 11 (6.32%) WebLogic
2 11 (6.32%) MQSeries
3 7 (4.02%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.02%) Apache
4 5 (2.87%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.72%) Oracle 10gAS
5 3 (1.72%) iPlanet
5 3 (1.72%) JBoss
5 3 (1.72%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.15%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.15%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (1.15%) WebLogic Integration
6 2 (1.15%) IIS
7 1 (0.57%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (2.30%) MS Office
2 2 (1.15%) MS Project
2 2 (1.15%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (5.75%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (5.17%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (4.60%) Tridion
4 7 (4.02%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (1.72%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (1.72%) Oracle iProcurement
5 3 (1.72%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (1.72%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (1.72%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (1.72%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
5 3 (1.72%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.57%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.72%) SaaS
1 3 (1.72%) PaaS
1 3 (1.72%) IaaS
2 2 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (24.14%) SAN
2 27 (15.52%) NAS
3 15 (8.62%) DNS
4 12 (6.90%) Internet
4 12 (6.90%) Fibre Channel
5 11 (6.32%) Firewall
5 11 (6.32%) LDAP
6 9 (5.17%) WAN
6 9 (5.17%) TCP/IP
7 6 (3.45%) LAN
8 5 (2.87%) SSL
8 5 (2.87%) FTP
8 5 (2.87%) SSH
9 4 (2.30%) VLAN
9 4 (2.30%) iSCSI
9 4 (2.30%) DMZ
10 3 (1.72%) RTP
10 3 (1.72%) Unified Communications
10 3 (1.72%) FCoE
10 3 (1.72%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (20.11%) Oracle Database
2 22 (12.64%) SQL Server
3 20 (11.49%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (6.32%) DB2
4 11 (6.32%) Oracle Database 12c
5 10 (5.75%) Relational Database
5 10 (5.75%) RDBMS
6 8 (4.60%) MySQL
7 7 (4.02%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (3.45%) Oracle Discoverer
9 3 (1.72%) SQLPlus
9 3 (1.72%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 3 (1.72%) SQL Navigator
10 2 (1.15%) MS Access
11 1 (0.57%) Ingres
11 1 (0.57%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 1 (0.57%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (0.57%) Informix
11 1 (0.57%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 8 (4.60%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 8 (4.60%) Eclipse
1 8 (4.60%) Log4j
1 8 (4.60%) Subversion
1 8 (4.60%) Ant
1 8 (4.60%) JUnit
2 4 (2.30%) TeamCity
3 3 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (1.72%) Toad
4 1 (0.57%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.57%) PowerBuilder
4 1 (0.57%) ProC
4 1 (0.57%) JIRA
4 1 (0.57%) Rational Performance Tester
4 1 (0.57%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.57%) Gerrit
General
1 28 (16.09%) Finance
2 16 (9.20%) Banking
3 8 (4.60%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.02%) Military
5 3 (1.72%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.15%) Electronics
6 2 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.15%) Retail
6 2 (1.15%) Advertising
7 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 47 (27.01%) Architect
2 43 (24.71%) Administrator
3 22 (12.64%) UNIX Administrator
3 22 (12.64%) Systems Administrator
4 21 (12.07%) Infrastructure Architect
5 15 (8.62%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 11 (6.32%) Technical Architect
7 10 (5.75%) Consultant
8 9 (5.17%) DBA
8 9 (5.17%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (5.17%) Developer
8 9 (5.17%) Storage Engineer
9 8 (4.60%) Java Developer
9 8 (4.60%) NAS Engineer
9 8 (4.60%) NetApp Engineer
10 6 (3.45%) UNIX Consultant
10 6 (3.45%) Oracle DBA
10 6 (3.45%) Analyst
10 6 (3.45%) Linux Engineer
10 6 (3.45%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (12.64%) Middleware
2 15 (8.62%) XML
3 11 (6.32%) J2EE
3 11 (6.32%) JMS
4 10 (5.75%) XSLT
4 10 (5.75%) .NET
5 8 (4.60%) HTML
5 8 (4.60%) EJB
5 8 (4.60%) JDBC
5 8 (4.60%) JSP
5 8 (4.60%) Servlets
5 8 (4.60%) Struts
5 8 (4.60%) XHTML
5 8 (4.60%) XMLBeans
5 8 (4.60%) Ajax
5 8 (4.60%) JSTL
6 6 (3.45%) EDI
7 4 (2.30%) Web Services
7 4 (2.30%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (1.72%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 37 (21.26%) Data Centre
2 14 (8.05%) Clustering
3 9 (5.17%) Mainframe
4 8 (4.60%) Web 2.0
4 8 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.87%) HACMP
6 4 (2.30%) HP Superdome
6 4 (2.30%) iSeries
7 3 (1.72%) DataPower
7 3 (1.72%) Statistics
8 2 (1.15%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.15%) Wiki
8 2 (1.15%) Grid Computing
8 2 (1.15%) PKI
8 2 (1.15%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.15%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.15%) AS400
8 2 (1.15%) User Experience
8 2 (1.15%) HP Storage
9 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 108 (62.07%) UNIX
2 94 (54.02%) Linux
3 81 (46.55%) Solaris
4 73 (41.95%) AIX
5 53 (30.46%) Windows
6 26 (14.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (8.05%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (4.60%) Data ONTAP
9 8 (4.60%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (4.60%) SUSE
10 6 (3.45%) CentOS
11 5 (2.87%) zOS
11 5 (2.87%) Fedora
12 3 (1.72%) i5/OS
12 3 (1.72%) Windows 2000
12 3 (1.72%) VMS
13 2 (1.15%) NetWare
13 2 (1.15%) Ubuntu
13 2 (1.15%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (20.69%) Migration
2 18 (10.34%) ITIL
3 12 (6.90%) Change Management
4 11 (6.32%) Technical Architecture
5 10 (5.75%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (4.60%) Load Balancing
6 8 (4.60%) Content Management
6 8 (4.60%) UML
6 8 (4.60%) OO
6 8 (4.60%) RAD
6 8 (4.60%) E-Commerce
7 7 (4.02%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (4.02%) Service Management
7 7 (4.02%) Problem Management
8 6 (3.45%) Project Management
9 5 (2.87%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (2.87%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (2.30%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (2.30%) Change Control
10 4 (2.30%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 41 (23.56%) SQL
2 40 (22.99%) Shell Script
3 39 (22.41%) Perl
4 20 (11.49%) Bash Shell
5 15 (8.62%) C
6 14 (8.05%) Java
7 10 (5.75%) JavaScript
8 8 (4.60%) PL/SQL
8 8 (4.60%) XPath
9 6 (3.45%) Korn
10 3 (1.72%) Python
10 3 (1.72%) C++
10 3 (1.72%) C-shell
11 2 (1.15%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 2 (1.15%) VB
12 1 (0.57%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.57%) Jython
12 1 (0.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (14.94%) Security Cleared
2 23 (13.22%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.45%) Degree
4 4 (2.30%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.15%) MCSE
6 2 (1.15%) MCSA
6 2 (1.15%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.15%) ISEB
6 2 (1.15%) MBA
6 2 (1.15%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (1.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.57%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.57%) MCP
7 1 (0.57%) CCIE
7 1 (0.57%) CCNP
7 1 (0.57%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.57%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.87%) SLA
2 2 (1.15%) BS7799
2 2 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (18.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (8.62%) Active Directory
3 9 (5.17%) NFS
3 9 (5.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 8 (4.60%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (2.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 5 (2.87%) SRDF
6 4 (2.30%) vSphere
6 4 (2.30%) PowerHA
6 4 (2.30%) vCloud
6 4 (2.30%) KVM
6 4 (2.30%) GPFS
6 4 (2.30%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.72%) Samba
8 2 (1.15%) Firmware
9 1 (0.57%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.57%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.57%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.57%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.57%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 8 (4.60%) Oracle RMAN
1 8 (4.60%) SnapMirror
1 8 (4.60%) SnapVault
2 7 (4.02%) Oracle ZFS
3 5 (2.87%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.87%) NetBackup
3 5 (2.87%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 5 (2.87%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (2.87%) Puppet
4 4 (2.30%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (1.72%) ServiceCenter
5 3 (1.72%) SCCM
5 3 (1.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (1.72%) OpenView
5 3 (1.72%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (1.15%) EMC VPLEX
7 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 75 (43.10%) Oracle
2 74 (42.53%) HP
3 47 (27.01%) Red Hat
4 43 (24.71%) VMware
5 26 (14.94%) IBM
6 21 (12.07%) Veritas
7 19 (10.92%) NetApp
8 17 (9.77%) Sun
9 15 (8.62%) Cisco
10 14 (8.05%) Citrix
11 13 (7.47%) EMC
12 9 (5.17%) Microsoft
13 8 (4.60%) Interwoven
13 8 (4.60%) ATG
13 8 (4.60%) Blue Martini
13 8 (4.60%) Elastic Path
14 4 (2.30%) BMC
15 3 (1.72%) Intel
15 3 (1.72%) 3PAR
15 3 (1.72%) F5
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