The table below looks at the statistics for HPUX skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HPUX over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP-UX
Rank 89 107 91
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -16
Contract jobs citing HPUX 27 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.18% 0.23% 0.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.60% 1.28% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 1 9
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£275 £183 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.68% -52.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £183 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £183 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £31.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +14.54%
HPUX
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Operating Systems Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
482 391 348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 21.03% 17.91% 19.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 179 146
Average daily rate £300 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £160 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.93% -1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 62 58
Average hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.20 £32.50 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -1.71%

HPUX
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HPUX across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

HPUX Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

HPUX
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HPUX across the West Midlands region.

HPUX Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

HPUX
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HPUX across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

HPUX Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

HPUX
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HPUX across the West Midlands region.

HPUX Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

HPUX
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HPUX within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 March 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
Warwickshire - 11 £275 - 1
Staffordshire - 2 £373 -
Shropshire - - - -
HPUX
England

HPUX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 37 (92.50%) Linux
2 23 (57.50%) ITIL
3 19 (47.50%) UNIX
4 17 (42.50%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (40.00%) HP
6 14 (35.00%) Windows
7 10 (25.00%) Oracle
8 9 (22.50%) Knowledge Management
9 8 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (20.00%) EMC
9 8 (20.00%) SAN
10 7 (17.50%) Shell Script
10 7 (17.50%) Solaris
11 6 (15.00%) AIX
11 6 (15.00%) IBM
11 6 (15.00%) VMware
12 5 (12.50%) zOS
12 5 (12.50%) Configuration Management
12 5 (12.50%) Windows NT
13 4 (10.00%) ClearCase
13 4 (10.00%) EAI
13 4 (10.00%) SOA
13 4 (10.00%) DB2
13 4 (10.00%) IBM Certification
13 4 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
13 4 (10.00%) Middleware
13 4 (10.00%) RDBMS
13 4 (10.00%) Sun
13 4 (10.00%) Veritas
13 4 (10.00%) NAS

HPUX
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 4 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.50%) IBM Notes
2 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.50%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) SAN
2 4 (10.00%) NAS
3 3 (7.50%) FTP
4 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.50%) Firewall
5 1 (2.50%) VLAN
5 1 (2.50%) DNS
5 1 (2.50%) DHCP
5 1 (2.50%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) DB2
1 4 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) ClearCase
1 4 (10.00%) TortoiseSVN
1 4 (10.00%) Subversion
2 1 (2.50%) Maven
2 1 (2.50%) CruiseControl
2 1 (2.50%) Hudson
2 1 (2.50%) Ant
General
1 4 (10.00%) Banking
2 3 (7.50%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Analyst
2 13 (32.50%) Support Analyst
2 13 (32.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 10 (25.00%) Technical Support
4 8 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
4 8 (20.00%) Technical Support Analyst
5 6 (15.00%) Administrator
5 6 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 4 (10.00%) UNIX Administrator
8 3 (7.50%) Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Systems Integrator
9 2 (5.00%) Linux Support
10 1 (2.50%) UNIX Support
10 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL Developer
10 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Architect
10 1 (2.50%) Storage Consultant
10 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 1 (2.50%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 4 (10.00%) Middleware
1 4 (10.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (2.50%) Spring
2 1 (2.50%) JNI
2 1 (2.50%) Spring Batch
2 1 (2.50%) HTML
2 1 (2.50%) SOAP
2 1 (2.50%) XML
2 1 (2.50%) XSLT
2 1 (2.50%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (42.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.50%) Clustering
2 3 (7.50%) Wiki
2 3 (7.50%) DataPower
2 3 (7.50%) Celerra
2 3 (7.50%) Symmetrix DMX
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 37 (92.50%) Linux
2 19 (47.50%) UNIX
3 14 (35.00%) Windows
4 7 (17.50%) Solaris
5 6 (15.00%) AIX
6 5 (12.50%) zOS
6 5 (12.50%) Windows NT
7 4 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (7.50%) SUSE
8 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (7.50%) VMS
9 1 (2.50%) MVS
9 1 (2.50%) Tru64
9 1 (2.50%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (57.50%) ITIL
2 9 (22.50%) Knowledge Management
3 8 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 4 (10.00%) EAI
5 4 (10.00%) SOA
5 4 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 4 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (7.50%) Migration
7 1 (2.50%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.50%) Service Management
7 1 (2.50%) Change Management
7 1 (2.50%) ITSM
7 1 (2.50%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.50%) Data Migration
7 1 (2.50%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.50%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.50%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) Shell Script
2 3 (7.50%) Korn
2 3 (7.50%) Java
2 3 (7.50%) SQL
3 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.50%) XPath
4 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) IBM Certification
2 2 (5.00%) VCP4
3 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 3 (7.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (5.00%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) HP
2 10 (25.00%) Oracle
3 8 (20.00%) EMC
4 6 (15.00%) IBM
4 6 (15.00%) VMware
5 4 (10.00%) Sun
5 4 (10.00%) Veritas
6 3 (7.50%) Lotus
6 3 (7.50%) NetApp
7 1 (2.50%) Brocade
7 1 (2.50%) Dell
7 1 (2.50%) Cisco
7 1 (2.50%) Novell
7 1 (2.50%) Hitachi
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