The table below looks at the statistics for HPUX skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HPUX over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP-UX
Rank 494 571 517
Rank change year-on-year
+77 -54
Contract jobs citing HPUX 151 84 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.15% 0.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.31% 0.68% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 50 59
Median daily rate £375 £450 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +39.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £325 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £465 £323
% change year-on-year
-16.12% +44.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Median hourly rate £37.75 £62.50 £57.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.60% +8.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 - £57.50

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
11534 12331 12684
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.34% 21.45% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7340 7273 7211
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 618 964 1076
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £41.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

HPUX
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing HPUX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HPUX within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +59 115 £375 -16.66% 15
North West +49 40 £475 -2.56% 2
North East - 30 £290 - 3
Tyne and Wear - 30 £290 - 3
Newcastle upon Tyne - 30 £290 - 3
Cheshire - 27 £450 - 1
Scotland +17 26 £333 -26.11%
Warrington - 24 £450 -
South East -5 22 £400 -11.11% 5
Hampshire +14 19 £400 -11.11%
Gosport +9 13 £394 -12.50%
Edinburgh -2 12 £475 +5.55%
London -14 12 £319 -6.93% 3
Erskine - 12 £320 -
Renfrewshire - 12 £320 -
Manchester +5 11 £525 +7.69%
Stockport - 7 £525 -
West Midlands -27 4 - -
West Sussex - 3 - -
Horsham - 3 - -
East of England +18 2 £415 -27.82%
Glasgow +12 2 £280 -
West Yorkshire +3 2 £500 +7.52% 1
Leeds +1 2 £500 +7.52% 1
Hertfordshire 0 2 £415 -27.82%
Yorkshire -4 2 £500 +7.52% 1
Shropshire - 2 - -
Lancashire - 2 £500 -
Watford -2 1 - -
Portsmouth -17 1 £390 -8.23%

HPUX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing HPUX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for HPUX.

1 218 (82.26%) Linux
2 183 (69.06%) Solaris
3 175 (66.04%) AIX
4 172 (64.91%) Unix
5 136 (51.32%) HP
6 125 (47.17%) Oracle
7 119 (44.91%) Windows
8 96 (36.23%) Security Cleared
9 84 (31.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 79 (29.81%) Migration
11 74 (27.92%) SC Cleared
12 73 (27.55%) SQL
13 68 (25.66%) Red Hat
14 59 (22.26%) SAN
15 56 (21.13%) HP Data Protector
16 54 (20.38%) ITIL
17 53 (20.00%) Perl
18 43 (16.23%) Tivoli
18 43 (16.23%) Microsoft
19 41 (15.47%) Citrix
20 40 (15.09%) EMC
20 40 (15.09%) Java
20 40 (15.09%) Mainframe
21 39 (14.72%) Active Directory
22 38 (14.34%) IBM
22 38 (14.34%) Data Centre
23 35 (13.21%) DHCP
24 34 (12.83%) VMware
25 33 (12.45%) DB2
26 32 (12.08%) NetBackup

HPUX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (6.04%) Apache
2 13 (4.91%) OpenStack
3 10 (3.77%) WebLogic
4 9 (3.40%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.51%) JBoss
5 4 (1.51%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (1.13%) Oracle 10gAS
6 3 (1.13%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.13%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.75%) GlassFish
7 2 (0.75%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (0.75%) Liferay
7 2 (0.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.75%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.38%) CICS
8 1 (0.38%) CloudStack
8 1 (0.38%) CMS
8 1 (0.38%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (0.38%) MS Office
1 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.75%) Amazon S3
1 2 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.38%) Office 365
2 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (22.26%) SAN
2 35 (13.21%) DHCP
3 18 (6.79%) DNS
4 13 (4.91%) LDAP
4 13 (4.91%) WAN
5 12 (4.53%) TCP/IP
6 11 (4.15%) iSCSI
7 7 (2.64%) LAN
8 6 (2.26%) Firewall
9 4 (1.51%) Internet
10 3 (1.13%) HTTP
10 3 (1.13%) Network Security
10 3 (1.13%) VPN
11 2 (0.75%) FTP
11 2 (0.75%) Kerberos
11 2 (0.75%) SSL
12 1 (0.38%) 3G
12 1 (0.38%) Fibre Channel
12 1 (0.38%) IPv6
12 1 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (12.45%) DB2
2 19 (7.17%) Oracle Database
3 18 (6.79%) Oracle Database 11g
4 16 (6.04%) SQL Server
5 14 (5.28%) MySQL
6 12 (4.53%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (1.89%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (1.89%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 5 (1.89%) RDBMS
7 5 (1.89%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.51%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.51%) Oracle9i Database
9 2 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.38%) Oracle Discoverer
10 1 (0.38%) SAP BW
10 1 (0.38%) SAP HANA
10 1 (0.38%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 11 (4.15%) ClearCase
1 11 (4.15%) StarTeam
2 6 (2.26%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.51%) Hudson
3 4 (1.51%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (1.51%) Subversion
4 3 (1.13%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.75%) Introscope
5 2 (0.75%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (0.75%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.38%) Ant
6 1 (0.38%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.38%) JIRA
6 1 (0.38%) JProfiler
6 1 (0.38%) JUnit
6 1 (0.38%) Log4j
6 1 (0.38%) Mockito
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.38%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 1 (0.38%) YourKit
General
1 24 (9.06%) Finance
2 12 (4.53%) Banking
3 4 (1.51%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.13%) Law
5 2 (0.75%) French Language
5 2 (0.75%) German Language
5 2 (0.75%) Military
6 1 (0.38%) Advertising
6 1 (0.38%) Automotive
6 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.38%) Front Office
6 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (19.25%) Administrator
2 40 (15.09%) Architect
3 35 (13.21%) Unix Engineer
4 28 (10.57%) Unix Administrator
5 22 (8.30%) Systems Administrator
6 21 (7.92%) Consultant
7 20 (7.55%) HPUX Engineer
8 16 (6.04%) Storage Engineer
9 15 (5.66%) Backup Engineer
9 15 (5.66%) Storage and Backup Engineer
10 14 (5.28%) HPUX Consultant
10 14 (5.28%) Monitoring Engineer
10 14 (5.28%) Systems Engineer
11 13 (4.91%) Linux Engineer
11 13 (4.91%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
12 12 (4.53%) DBA
12 12 (4.53%) Infrastructure Architect
13 11 (4.15%) Linux Administrator
13 11 (4.15%) Unix Systems Administrator
14 10 (3.77%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (7.17%) Middleware
1 19 (7.17%) Regular Expression
2 13 (4.91%) XML
3 12 (4.53%) JSON
4 9 (3.40%) LAMP
5 5 (1.89%) Web Services
6 4 (1.51%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (1.51%) Servlets
7 3 (1.13%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (1.13%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (0.75%) .NET
8 2 (0.75%) HTML
9 1 (0.38%) Ajax
9 1 (0.38%) CSS
9 1 (0.38%) EJB
9 1 (0.38%) J2EE
9 1 (0.38%) JDBC
9 1 (0.38%) JSP
9 1 (0.38%) REST
9 1 (0.38%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 40 (15.09%) Mainframe
2 38 (14.34%) Data Centre
3 12 (4.53%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.40%) Clustering
4 9 (3.40%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.02%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.51%) HP Superdome
7 4 (1.51%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.13%) HACMP
8 3 (1.13%) HP Storage
8 3 (1.13%) Replication
8 3 (1.13%) User Experience
9 2 (0.75%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.75%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.75%) IBM Mainframe
9 2 (0.75%) LPAR
9 2 (0.75%) Tandem
9 2 (0.75%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.38%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 218 (82.26%) Linux
2 183 (69.06%) Solaris
3 175 (66.04%) AIX
4 172 (64.91%) Unix
5 119 (44.91%) Windows
6 84 (31.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 28 (10.57%) Oracle Linux
8 22 (8.30%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (7.55%) Windows Server 2003
10 17 (6.42%) Windows XP
11 8 (3.02%) SUSE
12 7 (2.64%) Windows Server
13 5 (1.89%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 3 (1.13%) Windows 2000
14 3 (1.13%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
16 1 (0.38%) Debian
16 1 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
16 1 (0.38%) Windows 10
16 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (29.81%) Migration
2 54 (20.38%) ITIL
3 31 (11.70%) Change Management
3 31 (11.70%) Release Management
4 27 (10.19%) Virtual Environments
5 23 (8.68%) Service Management
6 19 (7.17%) Root Cause Analysis
7 18 (6.79%) Problem Management
8 17 (6.42%) Configuration Management
9 15 (5.66%) Service Delivery
10 13 (4.91%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (4.15%) GAP Analysis
11 11 (4.15%) Performance Management
11 11 (4.15%) Software Testing
12 9 (3.40%) DevOps
12 9 (3.40%) High Availability
13 8 (3.02%) Unit Testing
14 7 (2.64%) ITSM
15 6 (2.26%) Performance Tuning
16 5 (1.89%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (27.55%) SQL
2 53 (20.00%) Perl
3 40 (15.09%) Java
4 28 (10.57%) Korn
5 20 (7.55%) VBScript
6 18 (6.79%) Bourne shell
7 17 (6.42%) PowerShell
8 15 (5.66%) PHP
9 14 (5.28%) Shell Script
10 13 (4.91%) Python
11 12 (4.53%) Bash Shell
12 8 (3.02%) C-shell
13 5 (1.89%) C
13 5 (1.89%) C++
13 5 (1.89%) JavaScript
13 5 (1.89%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.51%) Ruby
15 3 (1.13%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 96 (36.23%) Security Cleared
2 74 (27.92%) SC Cleared
3 28 (10.57%) DV Cleared
4 14 (5.28%) ITIL Certification
5 12 (4.53%) Degree
6 8 (3.02%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (1.13%) AAT
7 3 (1.13%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.38%) CCNA
8 1 (0.38%) CCNP
8 1 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.38%) MBA
8 1 (0.38%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.38%) MCP
8 1 (0.38%) MCSE
8 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.02%) SLA
2 1 (0.38%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 39 (14.72%) Active Directory
2 28 (10.57%) Virtual Servers
2 28 (10.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (4.91%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (3.02%) Samba
5 6 (2.26%) SRDF
6 5 (1.89%) Firmware
6 5 (1.89%) KVM
6 5 (1.89%) NFS
6 5 (1.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (1.13%) Xen
8 2 (0.75%) RHEV
8 2 (0.75%) Squid
8 2 (0.75%) vCloud
8 2 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.38%) GPFS
9 1 (0.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (0.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.38%) vSphere
9 1 (0.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 56 (21.13%) HP Data Protector
2 43 (16.23%) Tivoli
3 32 (12.08%) NetBackup
4 25 (9.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 16 (6.04%) SCOM
6 15 (5.66%) Netcool
7 14 (5.28%) HP SiteScope
8 11 (4.15%) Oracle RMAN
9 7 (2.64%) EMC NetWorker
9 7 (2.64%) Puppet
10 5 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
11 4 (1.51%) Ansible
12 3 (1.13%) Unicenter
13 2 (0.75%) CA Wily
13 2 (0.75%) Data Guard
13 2 (0.75%) nmon
13 2 (0.75%) OpenView
13 2 (0.75%) OVPA
13 2 (0.75%) yum
14 1 (0.38%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 136 (51.32%) HP
2 125 (47.17%) Oracle
3 68 (25.66%) Red Hat
4 43 (16.23%) Microsoft
5 41 (15.47%) Citrix
6 40 (15.09%) EMC
7 38 (14.34%) IBM
8 34 (12.83%) VMware
9 25 (9.43%) Symantec
10 19 (7.17%) CA
11 9 (3.40%) Veritas
12 6 (2.26%) SAP
12 6 (2.26%) Sun
13 3 (1.13%) 3PAR
13 3 (1.13%) Compuware
13 3 (1.13%) Dell
13 3 (1.13%) NetApp
14 2 (0.75%) Cyber-Ark
14 2 (0.75%) Endeca
14 2 (0.75%) Sybase
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Rate: £400 - £416 per day
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