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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP-UX
Rank 88 105 87
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -18
Contract jobs citing HPUX 24 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.11% 0.095% 0.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.88% 0.52% 3.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 0 11
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£281 - £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £381
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +4.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £31.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +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
492 382 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 22.74% 18.23% 19.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 191 142
Average daily rate £350 £305 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% -12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £155 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.12% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 53 63
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.75 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.86% -10.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £26.06 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -14.28%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 - 7 £275 -
Birmingham - 5 £360 -
Staffordshire - 1 £420 -
Stourbridge - - - -
HPUX
England

HPUX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 45 (88.24%) Linux
2 36 (70.59%) UNIX
3 26 (50.98%) ITIL
4 24 (47.06%) HP
5 15 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (25.49%) Red Hat
6 13 (25.49%) Windows
6 13 (25.49%) Oracle
7 12 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (19.61%) Solaris
8 10 (19.61%) VMware
9 9 (17.65%) AIX
9 9 (17.65%) SAN
10 8 (15.69%) EMC
11 7 (13.73%) Shell Script
11 7 (13.73%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (11.76%) Knowledge Management
12 6 (11.76%) IBM
12 6 (11.76%) SQL
13 5 (9.80%) DB2
13 5 (9.80%) Active Directory
13 5 (9.80%) zOS
13 5 (9.80%) Configuration Management
13 5 (9.80%) Root Cause Analysis
13 5 (9.80%) Oracle Database
13 5 (9.80%) Load Balancing
14 4 (7.84%) QA
14 4 (7.84%) WebSphere Message Broker
14 4 (7.84%) Unit Testing
14 4 (7.84%) HP Data Protector

HPUX
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (7.84%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.92%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.96%) Apache
4 1 (1.96%) CICS
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.96%) TPMS
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.65%) SAN
2 4 (7.84%) NAS
3 3 (5.88%) FTP
3 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.92%) LAN
5 1 (1.96%) VoIP
5 1 (1.96%) WAN
5 1 (1.96%) ATM
5 1 (1.96%) DNS
5 1 (1.96%) DHCP
5 1 (1.96%) Firewall
5 1 (1.96%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) DB2
1 5 (9.80%) Oracle Database
2 4 (7.84%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.84%) RDBMS
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.96%) MySQL
4 1 (1.96%) Informix
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) TortoiseSVN
1 4 (7.84%) Subversion
1 4 (7.84%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.96%) Ant
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.96%) Maven
2 1 (1.96%) CruiseControl
2 1 (1.96%) Hudson
General
1 4 (7.84%) Banking
1 4 (7.84%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (35.29%) Analyst
2 16 (31.37%) Support Analyst
3 13 (25.49%) 2nd Line Support
4 10 (19.61%) Technical Support
5 7 (13.73%) Technical Support Analyst
5 7 (13.73%) Administrator
5 7 (13.73%) Technical Analyst
6 6 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (9.80%) UNIX Administrator
8 4 (7.84%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 4 (7.84%) Developer
9 3 (5.88%) Architect
9 3 (5.88%) Technical Architect
9 3 (5.88%) Applications Support
9 3 (5.88%) UNIX Support
9 3 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
9 3 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 2 (3.92%) Systems Integrator
10 2 (3.92%) Team Leader
10 2 (3.92%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 4 (7.84%) Middleware
1 4 (7.84%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (3.92%) Spring
3 1 (1.96%) HTML
3 1 (1.96%) .NET
3 1 (1.96%) EJB
3 1 (1.96%) JSP
3 1 (1.96%) Servlets
3 1 (1.96%) SOAP
3 1 (1.96%) Struts
3 1 (1.96%) XML
3 1 (1.96%) XSLT
3 1 (1.96%) WSDL
3 1 (1.96%) JavaBeans
3 1 (1.96%) JSF
3 1 (1.96%) JNI
3 1 (1.96%) Java EE
3 1 (1.96%) jQuery
3 1 (1.96%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Clustering
2 3 (5.88%) Symmetrix DMX
2 3 (5.88%) Celerra
2 3 (5.88%) Wiki
3 2 (3.92%) DataPower
4 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.96%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 45 (88.24%) Linux
2 36 (70.59%) UNIX
3 13 (25.49%) Windows
4 12 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (19.61%) Solaris
6 9 (17.65%) AIX
7 5 (9.80%) zOS
8 4 (7.84%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (7.84%) Windows NT
9 3 (5.88%) VMS
9 3 (5.88%) SUSE
10 1 (1.96%) MVS
10 1 (1.96%) Tru64
10 1 (1.96%) OpenVMS
10 1 (1.96%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.98%) ITIL
2 7 (13.73%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (11.76%) Knowledge Management
4 5 (9.80%) Configuration Management
4 5 (9.80%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (9.80%) Load Balancing
5 4 (7.84%) Unit Testing
5 4 (7.84%) EAI
5 4 (7.84%) SOA
6 3 (5.88%) Migration
7 2 (3.92%) Waterfall
7 2 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.92%) Logistics
7 2 (3.92%) Quality Management
7 2 (3.92%) Change Management
8 1 (1.96%) ETL
8 1 (1.96%) Project Management
8 1 (1.96%) ITSM
8 1 (1.96%) MVC
8 1 (1.96%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.73%) Shell Script
2 6 (11.76%) SQL
3 4 (7.84%) Java
4 3 (5.88%) Korn
5 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.96%) PHP
6 1 (1.96%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) IBM Certification
2 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.96%) ISSAP
3 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (5.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (3.92%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 24 (47.06%) HP
2 13 (25.49%) Red Hat
2 13 (25.49%) Oracle
3 10 (19.61%) VMware
4 8 (15.69%) EMC
5 6 (11.76%) IBM
6 4 (7.84%) Veritas
6 4 (7.84%) Sun
7 3 (5.88%) NetApp
8 2 (3.92%) Lotus
9 1 (1.96%) Sybase
9 1 (1.96%) Business Objects
9 1 (1.96%) Novell
9 1 (1.96%) CA
9 1 (1.96%) Hitachi
9 1 (1.96%) Informatica
9 1 (1.96%) Cisco
9 1 (1.96%) Dell
9 1 (1.96%) Brocade