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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP-UX
Rank 102 100 98
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing HPUX 12 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.50% 0.098% 0.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.41% 0.46% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 10
Average daily rate
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£225 £415 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.78% +7.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £411 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £419 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £363 £388
% change year-on-year
-2.75% -6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £45.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% -18.18%
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
498 433 422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.62% 21.27% 19.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 212 181
Average daily rate £325 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £150 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 73 60
Average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -7.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.20 £27.50 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.28%

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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 2014. 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
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IT Job Ads
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Birmingham - 2 £349 -
Stourbridge - - - -
HPUX
England

HPUX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 36 (90.00%) UNIX
2 32 (80.00%) Linux
3 22 (55.00%) HP
4 21 (52.50%) Red Hat
4 21 (52.50%) ITIL
5 15 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (20.00%) VMware
7 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (17.50%) Solaris
7 7 (17.50%) Oracle
8 6 (15.00%) Windows
9 5 (12.50%) Load Balancing
9 5 (12.50%) AIX
9 5 (12.50%) SQL
9 5 (12.50%) Active Directory
9 5 (12.50%) SAN
10 4 (10.00%) Shell Script
11 3 (7.50%) Finance
11 3 (7.50%) Lotus
11 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database
11 3 (7.50%) Sun
11 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
11 3 (7.50%) IBM Notes
12 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
12 2 (5.00%) Oracle 11i
12 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
12 2 (5.00%) Quality Management
12 2 (5.00%) EMC
12 2 (5.00%) Veritas
12 2 (5.00%) Waterfall

HPUX
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 3 (7.50%) IBM Notes
2 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) CICS
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.50%) TPMS
3 1 (2.50%) Apache
3 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) SAN
2 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.50%) DNS
3 1 (2.50%) Firewall
3 1 (2.50%) ATM
3 1 (2.50%) LAN
3 1 (2.50%) VoIP
3 1 (2.50%) WAN
3 1 (2.50%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.50%) MySQL
2 1 (2.50%) DB2
2 1 (2.50%) Informix
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Analyst
2 12 (30.00%) Support Analyst
3 10 (25.00%) Technical Support
4 8 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (17.50%) UNIX Administrator
6 6 (15.00%) UNIX Support
6 6 (15.00%) Technical Analyst
6 6 (15.00%) Administrator
6 6 (15.00%) Technical Support Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) Applications Support
8 3 (7.50%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 3 (7.50%) Technical Architect
8 3 (7.50%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (7.50%) Architect
9 2 (5.00%) Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Team Leader
9 2 (5.00%) Support Team Leader
9 2 (5.00%) UNIX Team Leader
10 1 (2.50%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) .NET
1 1 (2.50%) EJB
1 1 (2.50%) JSP
1 1 (2.50%) Servlets
1 1 (2.50%) Struts
1 1 (2.50%) JavaBeans
1 1 (2.50%) Spring
1 1 (2.50%) JSF
1 1 (2.50%) Java EE
1 1 (2.50%) Spring MVC
1 1 (2.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Clustering
2 2 (5.00%) Wiki
2 2 (5.00%) Symmetrix DMX
3 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 36 (90.00%) UNIX
2 32 (80.00%) Linux
3 15 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (17.50%) Solaris
5 6 (15.00%) Windows
6 5 (12.50%) AIX
7 2 (5.00%) SUSE
8 1 (2.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) ITIL
2 5 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 2 (5.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (5.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (5.00%) Migration
3 2 (5.00%) Logistics
4 1 (2.50%) Supplier Management
4 1 (2.50%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (2.50%) Scrum
4 1 (2.50%) TDD
4 1 (2.50%) TOGAF
4 1 (2.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (2.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.50%) Change Management
4 1 (2.50%) ITSM
4 1 (2.50%) MVC
4 1 (2.50%) Workflow
4 1 (2.50%) ETL
4 1 (2.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) SQL
2 4 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (5.00%) Korn
4 1 (2.50%) Java
4 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.50%) PHP
4 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) ISSAP
2 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (5.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 22 (55.00%) HP
2 21 (52.50%) Red Hat
3 8 (20.00%) VMware
4 7 (17.50%) Oracle
5 3 (7.50%) Lotus
5 3 (7.50%) Sun
6 2 (5.00%) Veritas
6 2 (5.00%) EMC
7 1 (2.50%) CA
7 1 (2.50%) Informatica
7 1 (2.50%) NetApp
7 1 (2.50%) Sybase
7 1 (2.50%) Business Objects
7 1 (2.50%) IBM
7 1 (2.50%) Dell