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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP-UX
Rank 110 99 97
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Contract jobs citing HPUX 15 17 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.59% 0.73% 0.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.21% 3.47% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 4
Average daily rate
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£313 £293 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.83% -16.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £249 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £337 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £23.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £45.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-56.66% +66.66%
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
468 490 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.36% 20.97% 19.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 232 121
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £164 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 66 56
Average hourly rate £15.85 £14.50 £15.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.31% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.21 £21.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.61% -3.12%

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 22 May 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 22 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
Warwickshire - 11 £325 -
Coventry +4 2 £220 -7.36%
Staffordshire - 1 £325 -
HPUX
England

HPUX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 39 (97.50%) Linux
2 24 (60.00%) ITIL
3 22 (55.00%) HP
4 18 (45.00%) UNIX
5 14 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (32.50%) Knowledge Management
7 12 (30.00%) Windows
8 11 (27.50%) Oracle
8 11 (27.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (20.00%) VMware
10 7 (17.50%) SAN
10 7 (17.50%) Veritas
11 6 (15.00%) AIX
11 6 (15.00%) EMC
11 6 (15.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 5 (12.50%) NAS
12 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (12.50%) ServiceCenter
12 5 (12.50%) Solaris
12 5 (12.50%) Windows NT
12 5 (12.50%) IBM
12 5 (12.50%) Red Hat
12 5 (12.50%) zOS
12 5 (12.50%) Shell Script
12 5 (12.50%) Configuration Management
13 4 (10.00%) Middleware
13 4 (10.00%) IBM Certification
13 4 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
13 4 (10.00%) ClearCase

HPUX
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2 (5.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) SAN
2 5 (12.50%) NAS
3 3 (7.50%) FTP
4 2 (5.00%) VLAN
5 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.50%) DNS
5 1 (2.50%) LAN
5 1 (2.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) DB2
1 4 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) ClearCase
1 4 (10.00%) Subversion
1 4 (10.00%) TeamCity
1 4 (10.00%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (2.50%) Hudson
2 1 (2.50%) CruiseControl
2 1 (2.50%) Maven
2 1 (2.50%) Ant
General
1 2 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Analyst
2 14 (35.00%) Support Analyst
3 13 (32.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 11 (27.50%) Technical Support
5 8 (20.00%) Technical Support Analyst
5 8 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
5 8 (20.00%) Administrator
6 7 (17.50%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 4 (10.00%) Linux Support
9 3 (7.50%) HPUX Systems Administrator
10 2 (5.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
10 2 (5.00%) UNIX Support
10 2 (5.00%) UNIX Administrator
10 2 (5.00%) Developer
10 2 (5.00%) Systems Integrator
11 1 (2.50%) Oracle DBA
11 1 (2.50%) Storage Consultant
11 1 (2.50%) Senior Support Engineer
11 1 (2.50%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) Middleware
1 4 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 4 (10.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (2.50%) Spring Batch
2 1 (2.50%) Spring
2 1 (2.50%) JNI
2 1 (2.50%) HTML
2 1 (2.50%) WSDL
2 1 (2.50%) SOAP
2 1 (2.50%) XML
2 1 (2.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.50%) HP Superdome
2 3 (7.50%) DataPower
2 3 (7.50%) Celerra
3 2 (5.00%) Clustering
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.50%) Symmetrix DMX
4 1 (2.50%) Wiki
4 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 39 (97.50%) Linux
2 18 (45.00%) UNIX
3 12 (30.00%) Windows
4 8 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (15.00%) AIX
6 5 (12.50%) Solaris
6 5 (12.50%) Windows NT
6 5 (12.50%) zOS
7 4 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (7.50%) VMS
9 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.50%) OpenVMS
9 1 (2.50%) MVS
9 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.50%) Tru64
9 1 (2.50%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) ITIL
2 13 (32.50%) Knowledge Management
3 11 (27.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 4 (10.00%) EAI
5 4 (10.00%) SOA
5 4 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.50%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.50%) People Management
6 1 (2.50%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.50%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.50%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.50%) Change Management
6 1 (2.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 3 (7.50%) Java
3 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.50%) Korn
3 1 (2.50%) XPath
3 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) IBM Certification
2 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (15.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.00%) vCloud
4 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (5.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) ServiceCenter
2 4 (10.00%) Puppet
3 3 (7.50%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 22 (55.00%) HP
2 11 (27.50%) Oracle
3 8 (20.00%) VMware
4 7 (17.50%) Veritas
5 6 (15.00%) EMC
6 5 (12.50%) IBM
6 5 (12.50%) Red Hat
7 3 (7.50%) NetApp
8 2 (5.00%) Lotus
8 2 (5.00%) Sun
8 2 (5.00%) Cisco
9 1 (2.50%) ServiceNow
9 1 (2.50%) Brocade
9 1 (2.50%) Citrix
9 1 (2.50%) CA
9 1 (2.50%) Hitachi
9 1 (2.50%) Novell