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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HPUX over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP-UX
England / West Midlands
Rank 121 114 85
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -29
Contract jobs citing HPUX 2 3 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.083% 0.13% 1.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.54% 0.64% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 17
Median daily rate £338 £425 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% +47.82%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £422 £360
% change year-on-year
-12.29% +17.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £26.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+49.53% -10.83%

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
369 466 473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.32% 19.85% 22.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 195 227
Median daily rate £365 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £117 £155 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 58 89
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.85 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.51% +21.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.73 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.40 £20.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

HPUX
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing HPUX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HPUX within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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
Birmingham +2 2 £338 -
HPUX
England

HPUX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for HPUX.

1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
1 6 (75.00%) Unix
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
1 6 (75.00%) HP
2 5 (62.50%) IBM
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (50.00%) SAN
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 4 (50.00%) HP Data Protector
3 4 (50.00%) Coaching
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (37.50%) IBM PureFlex
4 3 (37.50%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (37.50%) Brocade
4 3 (37.50%) NetApp
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) SLA
4 3 (37.50%) RHCE
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) MS Office
4 3 (37.50%) Solaris
5 2 (25.00%) AIX
5 2 (25.00%) Change Management
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) 3PAR
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c

HPUX
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) SAN Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Data Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Data Centre Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Database Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (12.50%) SAN Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Storage Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Storage Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Sybase DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Unix Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) HP Storage
1 1 (12.50%) HP Superdome
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
1 6 (75.00%) Unix
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (37.50%) Solaris
5 2 (25.00%) AIX
6 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Coaching
3 3 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) BPR
5 1 (12.50%) DevOps
5 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) People Management
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 1 (12.50%) Security Operations
5 1 (12.50%) Service Management
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
2 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (12.50%) OpenView
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (12.50%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) HP
2 5 (62.50%) IBM
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) Brocade
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) NetApp
5 2 (25.00%) 3PAR
6 1 (12.50%) Dell
6 1 (12.50%) EMC
6 1 (12.50%) Fujitsu
6 1 (12.50%) Sun
6 1 (12.50%) Sybase