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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP-UX
Rank 528 560 536
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -24
Contract jobs citing HPUX 86 89 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.82% 0.75% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 46 56
Median daily rate £380 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £325 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £410 £353
% change year-on-year
-8.53% +16.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 6
Median hourly rate £42.50 £18.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+136.11% -51.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £18.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+136.11% -51.35%

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
10522 11832 12918
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.23% 21.51% 22.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 6607 6982 7661
Median daily rate £388 £380 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% +7.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 678 958 1101
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.85 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.07% +5.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.90 £42.46 £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +12 77 £380 -5.00% 11
North East +2 31 £380 -27.61%
Tyne and Wear -4 29 £378 -26.34%
Newcastle upon Tyne -7 27 £378 -26.34%
London -7 12 £380 +0.99% 5
North West -14 12 £420 +4.34%
South East +15 8 £373 -12.19% 3
East Midlands +7 6 £131 -65.20%
Lancashire - 6 £420 -
Scotland +6 5 £369 +1.72%
Blackpool - 5 £420 -
Hampshire +16 4 £373 -12.04% 1
Derbyshire 0 4 £125 -66.66%
West Midlands -15 4 £325 -
Edinburgh +20 3 - -
Cheshire +5 3 £335 -7.58%
Manchester -8 3 £425 -3.40%
Alfreton - 3 £125 -
Surrey - 3 - -
Hook +3 2 £378 +0.66%
Warwickshire -2 2 - -
Birmingham -3 2 £325 -
Glasgow - 2 £369 -
Warwick - 2 - -
Yorkshire +23 1 - - 2
West Yorkshire +21 1 - - 1
Leeds +19 1 - - 1
Buckinghamshire +19 1 - -
South Wales +4 1 £400 - 2
Derby +1 1 £136 -63.73%

HPUX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 172 (83.90%) Linux
2 144 (70.24%) Solaris
3 124 (60.49%) AIX
3 124 (60.49%) Unix
4 91 (44.39%) HP
5 90 (43.90%) Oracle
6 87 (42.44%) Windows
7 66 (32.20%) Red Hat
8 57 (27.80%) Perl
8 57 (27.80%) Security Cleared
9 53 (25.85%) Migration
10 50 (24.39%) ITIL
11 47 (22.93%) SQL
12 46 (22.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 45 (21.95%) Java
14 42 (20.49%) SC Cleared
15 31 (15.12%) VMware
15 31 (15.12%) Oracle Database
16 27 (13.17%) Finance
16 27 (13.17%) WebLogic
16 27 (13.17%) Apache
17 26 (12.68%) XML
17 26 (12.68%) SQL Server
18 25 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
19 24 (11.71%) Windows Server 2008
19 24 (11.71%) SAN
19 24 (11.71%) TCP/IP
19 24 (11.71%) Agile Software Development
20 23 (11.22%) IBM
20 23 (11.22%) Sun

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 27 (13.17%) Apache
1 27 (13.17%) WebLogic
2 19 (9.27%) Tomcat
3 16 (7.80%) JBoss
4 14 (6.83%) Oracle Application Server
5 13 (6.34%) MS Exchange
6 11 (5.37%) iPlanet
7 10 (4.88%) WebSphere
8 9 (4.39%) CICS
9 8 (3.90%) MQSeries
10 7 (3.41%) CMS
11 6 (2.93%) OpenStack
12 5 (2.44%) Tuxedo
12 5 (2.44%) WildFly
13 4 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2000
13 4 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (1.95%) Exchange Server 5.5
13 4 (1.95%) Oracle Workflow
14 3 (1.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 3 (1.46%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 10 (4.88%) MS Office
2 6 (2.93%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.95%) MS Project
3 4 (1.95%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.44%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (1.95%) Demantra
2 4 (1.95%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (1.95%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (1.46%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.46%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.98%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.37%) SaaS
2 6 (2.93%) IaaS
2 6 (2.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.93%) PaaS
3 2 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.98%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 24 (11.71%) SAN
1 24 (11.71%) TCP/IP
2 14 (6.83%) iSCSI
3 13 (6.34%) Firewall
4 12 (5.85%) DNS
4 12 (5.85%) WAN
5 9 (4.39%) DHCP
5 9 (4.39%) LDAP
6 6 (2.93%) LAN
7 5 (2.44%) Internet
8 3 (1.46%) FTP
8 3 (1.46%) NAS
8 3 (1.46%) SSH
8 3 (1.46%) X.500
9 2 (0.98%) SSL
9 2 (0.98%) VPN
10 1 (0.49%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.49%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (15.12%) Oracle Database
2 26 (12.68%) SQL Server
3 17 (8.29%) MySQL
3 17 (8.29%) Oracle Database 10g
3 17 (8.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 15 (7.32%) DB2
4 15 (7.32%) Relational Database
5 12 (5.85%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (3.90%) Big Data
7 7 (3.41%) Oracle Database 12c
8 6 (2.93%) BODI
8 6 (2.93%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (2.93%) RDBMS
9 5 (2.44%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 4 (1.95%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (1.95%) DTS
10 4 (1.95%) Oracle9i Database
10 4 (1.95%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.95%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 14 (6.83%) Oracle Forms
2 11 (5.37%) ClearCase
2 11 (5.37%) StarTeam
3 7 (3.41%) Eclipse
3 7 (3.41%) Git (software)
3 7 (3.41%) JUnit
3 7 (3.41%) Mockito
3 7 (3.41%) Subversion
4 6 (2.93%) Oracle APEX
5 5 (2.44%) CA Gen
6 4 (1.95%) JDeveloper
7 3 (1.46%) Ant
7 3 (1.46%) Log4j
7 3 (1.46%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 27 (13.17%) Finance
2 13 (6.34%) Banking
3 4 (1.95%) Manufacturing
3 4 (1.95%) Publishing
3 4 (1.95%) Retail
4 2 (0.98%) French Language
4 2 (0.98%) German Language
5 1 (0.49%) Advertising
5 1 (0.49%) Automotive
5 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.49%) Law
5 1 (0.49%) Military
5 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (17.56%) Administrator
2 34 (16.59%) Architect
3 20 (9.76%) Consultant
4 18 (8.78%) Systems Administrator
5 16 (7.80%) DBA
5 16 (7.80%) Unix Administrator
6 14 (6.83%) Applications Architect
6 14 (6.83%) Unix Engineer
7 13 (6.34%) Oracle DBA
8 12 (5.85%) Developer
8 12 (5.85%) HPUX Engineer
8 12 (5.85%) Systems Engineer
9 11 (5.37%) HPUX Consultant
9 11 (5.37%) Migration Architect
9 11 (5.37%) Monitoring Engineer
10 10 (4.88%) Linux Engineer
10 10 (4.88%) Storage Engineer
10 10 (4.88%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
11 9 (4.39%) Backup Engineer
11 9 (4.39%) Storage and Backup Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (12.68%) XML
2 22 (10.73%) Middleware
3 17 (8.29%) JSON
4 16 (7.80%) Web Services
5 15 (7.32%) Regular Expression
6 14 (6.83%) J2EE
7 9 (4.39%) LAMP
8 7 (3.41%) JDBC
8 7 (3.41%) JMS
8 7 (3.41%) REST
8 7 (3.41%) SOAP
8 7 (3.41%) XSD
8 7 (3.41%) XSLT
9 5 (2.44%) .NET
10 4 (1.95%) ActiveMQ
10 4 (1.95%) Apache Camel
10 4 (1.95%) Hibernate
10 4 (1.95%) Spring
10 4 (1.95%) Spring Boot
10 4 (1.95%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.73%) Data Centre
1 22 (10.73%) Mainframe
2 20 (9.76%) Clustering
3 19 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (4.88%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.90%) Replication
6 5 (2.44%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.46%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.98%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.98%) Device Driver
8 2 (0.98%) HACMP
8 2 (0.98%) HP Superdome
8 2 (0.98%) Tandem
8 2 (0.98%) User Experience
8 2 (0.98%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.49%) CMDB
9 1 (0.49%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 172 (83.90%) Linux
2 144 (70.24%) Solaris
3 124 (60.49%) AIX
3 124 (60.49%) Unix
4 87 (42.44%) Windows
5 46 (22.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 24 (11.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (8.78%) Windows Server
7 18 (8.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (5.37%) SUSE
9 10 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (4.39%) Windows 7
11 8 (3.90%) Windows XP
12 6 (2.93%) MVS
12 6 (2.93%) zOS
13 4 (1.95%) Oracle Linux
13 4 (1.95%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.98%) CentOS
15 1 (0.49%) Debian
15 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (25.85%) Migration
2 50 (24.39%) ITIL
3 24 (11.71%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (10.73%) High Availability
5 17 (8.29%) Release Management
5 17 (8.29%) Service Management
6 16 (7.80%) Load Balancing
7 13 (6.34%) Configuration Management
7 13 (6.34%) Performance Tuning
8 12 (5.85%) Change Management
8 12 (5.85%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (5.85%) Problem Management
8 12 (5.85%) Security Patching
8 12 (5.85%) Service Delivery
9 11 (5.37%) Application Discovery
9 11 (5.37%) GAP Analysis
10 10 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (4.88%) Software Testing
11 9 (4.39%) Performance Management
11 9 (4.39%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 57 (27.80%) Perl
2 47 (22.93%) SQL
3 45 (21.95%) Java
4 23 (11.22%) Shell Script
5 21 (10.24%) Python
6 19 (9.27%) Korn
7 18 (8.78%) Bash Shell
8 14 (6.83%) JavaScript
9 12 (5.85%) PHP
10 11 (5.37%) VBScript
11 10 (4.88%) PL/SQL
12 9 (4.39%) Bourne shell
12 9 (4.39%) C++
12 9 (4.39%) PowerShell
13 8 (3.90%) C-shell
14 5 (2.44%) C
14 5 (2.44%) C#
15 2 (0.98%) Groovy
16 1 (0.49%) Embedded C
16 1 (0.49%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 57 (27.80%) Security Cleared
2 42 (20.49%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.90%) DV Cleared
4 7 (3.41%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (2.93%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (2.93%) Degree
6 3 (1.46%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.98%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.98%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 2 (0.98%) SLA
3 1 (0.49%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 25 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (5.85%) Samba
3 11 (5.37%) Active Directory
4 9 (4.39%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 7 (3.41%) Virtual Servers
6 6 (2.93%) NFS
7 5 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (1.46%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 3 (1.46%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 3 (1.46%) Veritas File System
9 2 (0.98%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.98%) KVM
9 2 (0.98%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.49%) Firmware
10 1 (0.49%) Squid
10 1 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 22 (10.73%) HP Data Protector
1 22 (10.73%) Tivoli
2 12 (5.85%) NetBackup
3 11 (5.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 10 (4.88%) Oracle RMAN
5 9 (4.39%) HP SiteScope
6 8 (3.90%) Netcool
6 8 (3.90%) SCOM
7 4 (1.95%) Nagios
7 4 (1.95%) QRadar
8 3 (1.46%) EMC Navisphere
8 3 (1.46%) OpenView
8 3 (1.46%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 2 (0.98%) Data Guard
9 2 (0.98%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.98%) OVPA
9 2 (0.98%) Puppet
9 2 (0.98%) Unicenter
10 1 (0.49%) CFEngine
10 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 91 (44.39%) HP
2 90 (43.90%) Oracle
3 66 (32.20%) Red Hat
4 31 (15.12%) VMware
5 23 (11.22%) IBM
5 23 (11.22%) Sun
6 21 (10.24%) Cisco
6 21 (10.24%) Microsoft
7 18 (8.78%) F5
8 15 (7.32%) CA
9 14 (6.83%) Splunk
9 14 (6.83%) Veritas
10 12 (5.85%) EMC
11 11 (5.37%) Citrix
11 11 (5.37%) Symantec
11 11 (5.37%) TIBCO
12 7 (3.41%) Brocade
13 5 (2.44%) NetApp
14 4 (1.95%) SAP
15 3 (1.46%) Sybase
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