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 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP-UX
Rank 490 425 388
Rank change year-on-year
-65 -37
Contract jobs citing HPUX 115 162 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.31% 0.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.90% 1.35% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 88 106
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£340 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.20% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £300 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.20% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
Average hourly rate £57.50 £45.00 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% -18.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.50 £45.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -18.18%

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
12719 12026 11984
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.91% 22.78% 20.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 7421 6775 6143
Average daily rate £350 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £180 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1108 1025 1214
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.58 £11.11 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -11.76%

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 30 September 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
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 30 September 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 -62 108 £344 -5.10% 24
West Midlands +4 27 £300 -29.41%
North West -19 24 £425 +25.77% 2
East of England -4 19 £350 - 3
Hertfordshire -11 16 £350 - 2
South East -36 13 £325 -9.72% 4
London -3 12 £363 -16.52% 6
Manchester -21 10 £473 +45.38%
Merseyside -4 6 £450 - 2
Scotland -15 6 £200 -50.00% 4
Liverpool +3 5 £450 - 2
Hampshire -22 5 £344 -11.79% 1
City of London +21 3 - - 2
Cambridgeshire +3 3 - - 1
Berkshire -1 3 £100 -60.78% 1
West Yorkshire -2 3 £100 - 2
Cambridge -2 3 - - 1
Watford -4 3 - - 2
Edinburgh -5 3 - -
East Midlands -6 3 £348 +15.83% 2
Yorkshire -20 3 £100 -73.33% 5
Middlesex - 2 £338 -
Maidenhead - 2 - -
Bradford - 2 - - 1
Leeds +6 1 £100 -
Surrey -8 1 £325 -9.72%
South West -35 1 £300 -14.28% 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £300 -
West Lothian - - - -
Wiltshire - - - - 1

HPUX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 167 (80.68%) Linux
2 145 (70.05%) UNIX
3 113 (54.59%) HP
4 90 (43.48%) Solaris
5 79 (38.16%) Oracle
6 69 (33.33%) Red Hat
7 66 (31.88%) AIX
8 63 (30.43%) Windows
9 54 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 47 (22.71%) IBM
10 47 (22.71%) SAN
11 46 (22.22%) ITIL
12 41 (19.81%) VMware
12 41 (19.81%) SQL
13 38 (18.36%) Oracle Database
14 36 (17.39%) Shell Script
15 33 (15.94%) Finance
16 31 (14.98%) Java
17 29 (14.01%) WebLogic
18 28 (13.53%) Security Cleared
19 25 (12.08%) SQL Server
19 25 (12.08%) Sun
20 23 (11.11%) Perl
20 23 (11.11%) Apache
21 21 (10.14%) Tomcat
21 21 (10.14%) SC Cleared
22 19 (9.18%) Middleware
22 19 (9.18%) Migration
23 18 (8.70%) Web Services
23 18 (8.70%) XML

HPUX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 29 (14.01%) WebLogic
2 23 (11.11%) Apache
3 21 (10.14%) Tomcat
4 13 (6.28%) WebSphere
5 11 (5.31%) MQSeries
6 7 (3.38%) IIS
6 7 (3.38%) WebLogic Integration
6 7 (3.38%) Adobe CQ
7 6 (2.90%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (2.90%) Oracle Application Server
8 5 (2.42%) Oracle Workflow
8 5 (2.42%) IBM Notes
9 3 (1.45%) MS Exchange
9 3 (1.45%) CICS
10 2 (0.97%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 2 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2000
10 2 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.97%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.48%) TPMS
Applications
1 7 (3.38%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.90%) MS Office
3 2 (0.97%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.93%) Tridion
2 2 (0.97%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (0.97%) CSG Singleview
2 2 (0.97%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.97%) SAP CRM
2 2 (0.97%) SAP PM
2 2 (0.97%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (0.97%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (0.48%) Magento
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.42%) SaaS
2 3 (1.45%) IaaS
3 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 47 (22.71%) SAN
2 15 (7.25%) DNS
3 13 (6.28%) WAN
4 12 (5.80%) Internet
5 11 (5.31%) LAN
5 11 (5.31%) Firewall
6 10 (4.83%) DHCP
6 10 (4.83%) HTTP
7 9 (4.35%) FTP
7 9 (4.35%) TCP/IP
7 9 (4.35%) VPN
8 7 (3.38%) LDAP
9 5 (2.42%) SSL
9 5 (2.42%) SSH
9 5 (2.42%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (0.97%) FCoE
10 2 (0.97%) X.500
10 2 (0.97%) VLAN
10 2 (0.97%) iSCSI
10 2 (0.97%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (18.36%) Oracle Database
2 25 (12.08%) SQL Server
3 15 (7.25%) DB2
4 12 (5.80%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (4.35%) MySQL
5 9 (4.35%) RDBMS
5 9 (4.35%) Relational Database
6 7 (3.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (3.38%) MS Access
7 5 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.42%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (0.97%) Big Data
8 2 (0.97%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.97%) Informix
8 2 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.97%) DataStage
8 2 (0.97%) OLTP
8 2 (0.97%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (0.48%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 12 (5.80%) Subversion
2 11 (5.31%) Ant
2 11 (5.31%) JUnit
2 11 (5.31%) Eclipse
2 11 (5.31%) Log4j
3 7 (3.38%) Maven
4 4 (1.93%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 3 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (1.45%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.48%) Rational Rose
7 1 (0.48%) Toad
7 1 (0.48%) ERwin
General
1 33 (15.94%) Finance
2 14 (6.76%) Telecoms
3 13 (6.28%) Manufacturing
4 12 (5.80%) Retail
5 11 (5.31%) Banking
6 4 (1.93%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.45%) Marketing
8 2 (0.97%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.97%) Front Office
9 1 (0.48%) Back Office
9 1 (0.48%) Legal
9 1 (0.48%) Publishing
9 1 (0.48%) Billing
Job Titles
1 46 (22.22%) Administrator
2 33 (15.94%) UNIX Administrator
3 30 (14.49%) Analyst
4 25 (12.08%) Architect
5 24 (11.59%) Systems Administrator
6 18 (8.70%) Support Analyst
7 15 (7.25%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 14 (6.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 14 (6.76%) Linux Administrator
8 14 (6.76%) UNIX Support
9 12 (5.80%) 2nd Line Support
9 12 (5.80%) Java Developer
9 12 (5.80%) Developer
10 11 (5.31%) Consultant
10 11 (5.31%) Applications Support
11 10 (4.83%) UNIX Engineer
11 10 (4.83%) HPUX Systems Administrator
12 9 (4.35%) Backup Engineer
13 7 (3.38%) Linux Engineer
13 7 (3.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (9.18%) Middleware
2 18 (8.70%) Web Services
2 18 (8.70%) XML
3 16 (7.73%) HTML
4 12 (5.80%) Servlets
4 12 (5.80%) Struts
5 11 (5.31%) JMS
5 11 (5.31%) XSLT
5 11 (5.31%) J2EE
5 11 (5.31%) XMLBeans
5 11 (5.31%) Ajax
6 9 (4.35%) CSS
7 8 (3.86%) SOAP
7 8 (3.86%) jQuery
7 8 (3.86%) Spring
8 7 (3.38%) REST
8 7 (3.38%) JSON
8 7 (3.38%) Hibernate
8 7 (3.38%) .NET
8 7 (3.38%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.76%) Mainframe
2 13 (6.28%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.80%) Clustering
4 11 (5.31%) Web 2.0
5 9 (4.35%) IBM XIV
6 7 (3.38%) N-Tier
7 6 (2.90%) Thin Client
7 6 (2.90%) Fat Client
7 6 (2.90%) Open Source
8 5 (2.42%) HP Superdome
8 5 (2.42%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.93%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.93%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.45%) Tandem
10 3 (1.45%) HACMP
11 2 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.97%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.48%) PMI
12 1 (0.48%) AS400
12 1 (0.48%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 167 (80.68%) Linux
2 145 (70.05%) UNIX
3 90 (43.48%) Solaris
4 66 (31.88%) AIX
5 63 (30.43%) Windows
6 54 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (3.86%) SUSE
8 4 (1.93%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.45%) NetWare
10 2 (0.97%) zOS
10 2 (0.97%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.48%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.48%) Tru64
11 1 (0.48%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.48%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.48%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (22.22%) ITIL
2 19 (9.18%) Migration
3 14 (6.76%) Service Management
4 13 (6.28%) Performance Testing
5 12 (5.80%) OO
5 12 (5.80%) E-Commerce
5 12 (5.80%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (5.31%) Content Management
7 10 (4.83%) Project Management
7 10 (4.83%) Workflow
8 9 (4.35%) Configuration Management
8 9 (4.35%) ETL
8 9 (4.35%) Incident Management
9 8 (3.86%) SOA
9 8 (3.86%) Change Management
10 7 (3.38%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (3.38%) Statistical Analysis
10 7 (3.38%) Project Planning
10 7 (3.38%) Security Testing
10 7 (3.38%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (19.81%) SQL
2 36 (17.39%) Shell Script
3 31 (14.98%) Java
4 23 (11.11%) Perl
5 15 (7.25%) JavaScript
6 11 (5.31%) XPath
6 11 (5.31%) Bash Shell
7 10 (4.83%) VB
8 8 (3.86%) PHP
8 8 (3.86%) C
8 8 (3.86%) Korn
9 7 (3.38%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 6 (2.90%) Python
11 5 (2.42%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.45%) C++
12 3 (1.45%) Tcl
13 2 (0.97%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.97%) C#
14 1 (0.48%) Bourne shell
14 1 (0.48%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 28 (13.53%) Security Cleared
2 21 (10.14%) SC Cleared
3 14 (6.76%) Degree
4 7 (3.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 7 (3.38%) ISEB Practitioner
4 7 (3.38%) ISTQB
4 7 (3.38%) ISEB
4 7 (3.38%) Sun Certification
5 5 (2.42%) RHCE
6 2 (0.97%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (0.97%) CISSP
7 1 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.48%) OCP
7 1 (0.48%) OCA
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.48%) PMP
7 1 (0.48%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.48%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.90%) SLA
2 1 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.48%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 17 (8.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.38%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.38%) VMware ESX
2 7 (3.38%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (2.90%) KVM
3 6 (2.90%) RHEV
3 6 (2.90%) Firmware
4 3 (1.45%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (1.45%) Postfix
4 3 (1.45%) GPFS
4 3 (1.45%) vSphere
4 3 (1.45%) vCloud
5 2 (0.97%) Samba
6 1 (0.48%) Xen
6 1 (0.48%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.48%) NFS
Systems Management
1 15 (7.25%) Tivoli
2 10 (4.83%) NetBackup
3 9 (4.35%) Backup Exec
4 7 (3.38%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (2.42%) HP Data Protector
6 4 (1.93%) CA SiteMinder
7 3 (1.45%) Control-M
7 3 (1.45%) Unicenter
7 3 (1.45%) Ansible
8 2 (0.97%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (0.97%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 2 (0.97%) Nagios
8 2 (0.97%) Foglight
8 2 (0.97%) CA Wily
8 2 (0.97%) BladeLogic
8 2 (0.97%) OMEGAMON
8 2 (0.97%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.48%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.48%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 113 (54.59%) HP
2 79 (38.16%) Oracle
3 69 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 47 (22.71%) IBM
5 41 (19.81%) VMware
6 25 (12.08%) Sun
7 12 (5.80%) TIBCO
7 12 (5.80%) Brocade
8 11 (5.31%) Interwoven
9 10 (4.83%) Citrix
9 10 (4.83%) CA
9 10 (4.83%) NetApp
10 8 (3.86%) Hitachi
10 8 (3.86%) EMC
11 7 (3.38%) SAP
12 5 (2.42%) Microsoft
12 5 (2.42%) Cisco
12 5 (2.42%) Lotus
13 4 (1.93%) ATG
13 4 (1.93%) Informatica
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