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 26 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP-UX
Rank 507 474 399
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -75
Contract jobs citing HPUX 98 107 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.20% 0.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.81% 0.90% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 44 76
Average daily rate
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£353 £358 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -4.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £238 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £621 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 5
Average hourly rate £19.50 £42.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.11% +57.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £42.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-54.11% +57.40%

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
12066 11925 9984
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.19% 22.64% 21.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6972 6797 5367
Average daily rate £363 £350 £362
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £160 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1004 1043 953
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £37.98
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -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 26 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 26 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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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 -13 85 £350 -4.76% 8
London +9 24 £419 -31.63% 2
South East -1 19 £398 +11.03% 1
West Midlands -15 12 £319 +8.97%
East of England -4 11 £350 -15.15% 2
Hertfordshire -6 11 £350 -30.00% 2
North West -20 11 £445 +13.43%
Hampshire +7 10 £535 +49.44%
Warwickshire - 10 £325 -
Scotland -6 7 £511 +57.23%
Edinburgh -3 6 £511 +57.23%
Watford -6 5 - -
East Midlands -7 5 £350 -12.50% 1
Surrey - 5 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 5 £338 -
Camberley - 5 - -
Manchester -11 4 £550 -
Atherstone - 4 £325 -
Merseyside - 4 - -
Gosport +33 3 - -
City of London +3 3 £381 +69.44%
Nottinghamshire - 3 £347 -
Nottingham - 3 £347 -
Swansea - 3 £380 -
West Wales - 3 £380 -
Wales - 3 £380 -
Coventry +6 2 £220 -7.36%
Berkshire -2 2 - - 1
Cheshire -11 2 - -
Reading - 2 - - 1

HPUX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 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.

1 132 (54.32%) Linux
2 129 (53.09%) UNIX
3 122 (50.21%) HP
4 87 (35.80%) SAN
5 86 (35.39%) Oracle
6 84 (34.57%) Solaris
7 83 (34.16%) Windows
8 64 (26.34%) AIX
8 64 (26.34%) Shell Script
9 63 (25.93%) Red Hat
10 62 (25.51%) Migration
11 55 (22.63%) VMware
12 46 (18.93%) EMC
13 45 (18.52%) Veritas
13 45 (18.52%) Oracle Database
14 39 (16.05%) Cisco
15 38 (15.64%) ITIL
15 38 (15.64%) SQL
16 37 (15.23%) IBM
17 36 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 34 (13.99%) NAS
18 34 (13.99%) NetApp
18 34 (13.99%) Finance
19 33 (13.58%) Perl
20 32 (13.17%) Bash Shell
21 31 (12.76%) Security Cleared
22 30 (12.35%) Performance Tuning
23 29 (11.93%) Windows Server 2008
24 28 (11.52%) Java
24 28 (11.52%) Data Centre

HPUX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 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 20 (8.23%) WebLogic
2 12 (4.94%) WebSphere
3 11 (4.53%) Oracle 10gAS
4 10 (4.12%) Apache
5 8 (3.29%) Tomcat
5 8 (3.29%) MQSeries
6 6 (2.47%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (2.06%) SharePoint
7 5 (2.06%) JBoss
8 4 (1.65%) SAS
8 4 (1.65%) Lync
9 3 (1.23%) Oracle Application Server
9 3 (1.23%) Confluence
9 3 (1.23%) iPlanet
10 2 (0.82%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (0.82%) WebLogic Integration
10 2 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.82%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.82%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (2.47%) MS Office
2 4 (1.65%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 21 (8.64%) Oracle EBS R12
2 20 (8.23%) Oracle EBS
3 19 (7.82%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (2.06%) Tridion
5 4 (1.65%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (1.65%) Oracle 11i
6 3 (1.23%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
6 3 (1.23%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (1.23%) Oracle iProcurement
6 3 (1.23%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (1.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 3 (1.23%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.41%) PaaS
1 1 (0.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 87 (35.80%) SAN
2 34 (13.99%) NAS
3 18 (7.41%) Fibre Channel
4 15 (6.17%) LDAP
5 14 (5.76%) DNS
6 10 (4.12%) WAN
6 10 (4.12%) TCP/IP
7 8 (3.29%) FTP
8 7 (2.88%) LAN
8 7 (2.88%) Internet
8 7 (2.88%) Firewall
9 5 (2.06%) VLAN
10 4 (1.65%) Network Security
10 4 (1.65%) iSCSI
10 4 (1.65%) SSH
11 3 (1.23%) RTP
11 3 (1.23%) FCoE
11 3 (1.23%) PuTTY
11 3 (1.23%) Kerberos
12 2 (0.82%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (18.52%) Oracle Database
2 22 (9.05%) Oracle Database 11g
3 18 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
4 16 (6.58%) Oracle Discoverer
5 12 (4.94%) RDBMS
5 12 (4.94%) Relational Database
6 11 (4.53%) DB2
7 6 (2.47%) MySQL
7 6 (2.47%) SQL Server
8 5 (2.06%) SQLPlus
8 5 (2.06%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 4 (1.65%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (1.65%) MS Access
10 3 (1.23%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 3 (1.23%) SQL Navigator
11 2 (0.82%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.82%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (0.82%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.41%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 10 (4.12%) Subversion
2 6 (2.47%) Ant
3 5 (2.06%) JUnit
3 5 (2.06%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (2.06%) ClearCase
3 5 (2.06%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 5 (2.06%) Eclipse
3 5 (2.06%) Log4j
4 4 (1.65%) TeamCity
4 4 (1.65%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.65%) TortoiseSVN
5 3 (1.23%) Toad
5 3 (1.23%) JIRA
5 3 (1.23%) Gerrit
6 2 (0.82%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.41%) Rational Performance Tester
7 1 (0.41%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.41%) PowerBuilder
7 1 (0.41%) ProC
7 1 (0.41%) Hudson
General
1 34 (13.99%) Finance
2 6 (2.47%) Banking
3 3 (1.23%) Retail
3 3 (1.23%) General Ledger
3 3 (1.23%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.82%) Legal
4 2 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.41%) Marketing
5 1 (0.41%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (16.05%) Administrator
2 36 (14.81%) Consultant
3 29 (11.93%) Analyst
4 24 (9.88%) DBA
5 21 (8.64%) UNIX Administrator
6 19 (7.82%) Systems Administrator
6 19 (7.82%) Storage Engineer
7 17 (7.00%) Oracle DBA
8 16 (6.58%) Support Analyst
8 16 (6.58%) Architect
9 14 (5.76%) 2nd Line Support
9 14 (5.76%) UNIX Systems Administrator
10 12 (4.94%) Technical Support
11 11 (4.53%) Technical Analyst
11 11 (4.53%) Storage Consultant
12 9 (3.70%) Senior UNIX Administrator
12 9 (3.70%) Technical Support Analyst
12 9 (3.70%) Linux Engineer
13 8 (3.29%) UNIX Support
13 8 (3.29%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (8.23%) Middleware
2 11 (4.53%) Oracle Fusion
2 11 (4.53%) XML
3 8 (3.29%) J2EE
4 7 (2.88%) HTML
5 6 (2.47%) JSP
5 6 (2.47%) XSLT
5 6 (2.47%) JMS
5 6 (2.47%) WebSphere MQ
6 5 (2.06%) XHTML
6 5 (2.06%) Struts
6 5 (2.06%) Servlets
6 5 (2.06%) EJB
6 5 (2.06%) JDBC
6 5 (2.06%) XMLBeans
6 5 (2.06%) Ajax
6 5 (2.06%) JSTL
7 4 (1.65%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 3 (1.23%) WebCenter
8 3 (1.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.52%) Data Centre
2 25 (10.29%) Clustering
3 24 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (8.64%) Symmetrix DMX
5 20 (8.23%) Symmetrix
6 10 (4.12%) HACMP
6 10 (4.12%) Mainframe
7 9 (3.70%) DataPower
8 7 (2.88%) Statistics
9 6 (2.47%) Replication
9 6 (2.47%) HP Superdome
10 5 (2.06%) CLARiiON
10 5 (2.06%) Web 2.0
11 4 (1.65%) EMC Centera
11 4 (1.65%) Celerra
12 3 (1.23%) iSeries
12 3 (1.23%) Data Structures
12 3 (1.23%) Management Information System
12 3 (1.23%) AS400
13 2 (0.82%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 132 (54.32%) Linux
2 129 (53.09%) UNIX
3 84 (34.57%) Solaris
4 83 (34.16%) Windows
5 64 (26.34%) AIX
6 36 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 29 (11.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (9.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 23 (9.47%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (5.35%) SUSE
10 9 (3.70%) Windows 2000
10 9 (3.70%) Windows NT
11 8 (3.29%) NetWare
11 8 (3.29%) zOS
12 6 (2.47%) Fedora
12 6 (2.47%) CentOS
13 5 (2.06%) Windows 2000 Server
13 5 (2.06%) VMS
14 3 (1.23%) Ubuntu
14 3 (1.23%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (25.51%) Migration
2 38 (15.64%) ITIL
3 30 (12.35%) Performance Tuning
4 24 (9.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 20 (8.23%) Root Cause Analysis
6 19 (7.82%) Change Management
7 18 (7.41%) Load Balancing
8 14 (5.76%) Problem Management
8 14 (5.76%) Configuration Management
9 13 (5.35%) Knowledge Management
10 12 (4.94%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (4.12%) Change Control
11 10 (4.12%) Capacity Management
11 10 (4.12%) Incident Management
12 9 (3.70%) Unit Testing
12 9 (3.70%) Service Management
13 8 (3.29%) SOA
13 8 (3.29%) E-Commerce
14 7 (2.88%) RAD
14 7 (2.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 64 (26.34%) Shell Script
2 38 (15.64%) SQL
3 33 (13.58%) Perl
4 32 (13.17%) Bash Shell
5 28 (11.52%) Java
6 20 (8.23%) PL/SQL
7 15 (6.17%) Korn
8 12 (4.94%) C
9 8 (3.29%) C++
9 8 (3.29%) JavaScript
10 6 (2.47%) XPath
11 3 (1.23%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.23%) C-shell
11 3 (1.23%) Python
11 3 (1.23%) VBScript
11 3 (1.23%) VB
12 2 (0.82%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 1 (0.41%) REXX
13 1 (0.41%) ABAP
13 1 (0.41%) Jython
Qualifications
1 31 (12.76%) Security Cleared
2 21 (8.64%) SC Cleared
3 9 (3.70%) DV Cleared
4 4 (1.65%) IBM Certification
5 3 (1.23%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (0.82%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.82%) BC Cleared
6 2 (0.82%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (0.82%) ISEB
6 2 (0.82%) CCA
7 1 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.41%) MCP
7 1 (0.41%) MCSE
7 1 (0.41%) CCIE
7 1 (0.41%) CCNP
7 1 (0.41%) MCITP
7 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.41%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.17%) SLA
2 7 (2.88%) QA
3 1 (0.41%) COBIT
System Software
1 22 (9.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (7.82%) Oracle RAC
2 19 (7.82%) SRDF
3 15 (6.17%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (5.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 12 (4.94%) Hyper-V
6 10 (4.12%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 8 (3.29%) GPFS
8 5 (2.06%) PowerHA
8 5 (2.06%) VMware ESX
8 5 (2.06%) Active Directory
9 4 (1.65%) NFS
9 4 (1.65%) Sendmail
9 4 (1.65%) vCloud
10 3 (1.23%) KVM
10 3 (1.23%) Samba
11 1 (0.41%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.41%) Veritas File System
11 1 (0.41%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (0.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (10.70%) Oracle RMAN
2 12 (4.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 11 (4.53%) Tivoli
3 11 (4.53%) SCOM
4 10 (4.12%) SCCM
5 9 (3.70%) NetBackup
6 8 (3.29%) HP Data Protector
7 7 (2.88%) OpenView
7 7 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (2.47%) SCSM
8 6 (2.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 6 (2.47%) EMC NetWorker
9 5 (2.06%) ServiceCenter
9 5 (2.06%) Puppet
10 3 (1.23%) Data Guard
11 2 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.41%) BMC PATROL
12 1 (0.41%) EMC TimeFinder
12 1 (0.41%) EMC Navisphere
12 1 (0.41%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 122 (50.21%) HP
2 86 (35.39%) Oracle
3 63 (25.93%) Red Hat
4 55 (22.63%) VMware
5 46 (18.93%) EMC
6 45 (18.52%) Veritas
7 39 (16.05%) Cisco
8 37 (15.23%) IBM
9 34 (13.99%) NetApp
10 13 (5.35%) Microsoft
10 13 (5.35%) Sun
11 9 (3.70%) Compaq
12 8 (3.29%) Hitachi
13 7 (2.88%) 3PAR
13 7 (2.88%) Citrix
14 6 (2.47%) BMC
14 6 (2.47%) SAP
15 5 (2.06%) Interwoven
15 5 (2.06%) Blue Martini
15 5 (2.06%) Brocade