The first table below looks at the demand for HPUX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HPUX over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Yorkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP-UX
Rank 118 89 102
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +13
Contract jobs citing HPUX 11 20 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.43% 0.97% 0.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.89% 4.29% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 1
Average daily rate £360 £375 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +114.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £375 £500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £27.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +170.00%
Operating Systems Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
583 466 511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.69% 22.70% 20.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 197 251
Average daily rate £320 £325 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £120 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £403 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 76 64
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.60 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
HPUX
England

HPUX
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

HPUX Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

HPUX
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

HPUX Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

HPUX
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

HPUX Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

HPUX
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HPUX within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -20 6 £338 - 2
North Yorkshire -2 2 £360 +16.12% 3
South Yorkshire - - - -
HPUX
England

HPUX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 13 (68.42%) Oracle
2 11 (57.89%) Oracle Database
3 10 (52.63%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (52.63%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (52.63%) Linux
4 9 (47.37%) UNIX
4 9 (47.37%) PL/SQL
4 9 (47.37%) SQL
5 7 (36.84%) Oracle RMAN
5 7 (36.84%) HP
6 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (31.58%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (21.05%) AIX
8 4 (21.05%) Data Guard
9 3 (15.79%) Oracle Statspack
9 3 (15.79%) Windows
9 3 (15.79%) Java
9 3 (15.79%) ITIL
10 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
10 2 (10.53%) JDBC
10 2 (10.53%) XML
10 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
10 2 (10.53%) JMS
10 2 (10.53%) SOA
10 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
10 2 (10.53%) VPN
10 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
10 2 (10.53%) Citrix
10 2 (10.53%) SAN

HPUX
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
1 2 (10.53%) VPN
1 2 (10.53%) SAN
1 2 (10.53%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) Oracle Database
2 10 (52.63%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (10.53%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) DBA
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle DBA
2 7 (36.84%) Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Senior DBA
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Oracle DBA
4 2 (10.53%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Storage Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Wintel Architect
5 1 (5.26%) SAN Storage Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) HP Storage Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.26%) HPUX Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) AIX Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) SAN Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) JDBC
1 2 (10.53%) XML
1 2 (10.53%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 9 (47.37%) UNIX
3 4 (21.05%) AIX
4 3 (15.79%) Windows
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (15.79%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) SOA
3 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
3 2 (10.53%) Performance Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) PL/SQL
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) Java
3 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Data Guard
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Statspack
3 1 (5.26%) HP SIM
3 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Oracle
2 7 (36.84%) HP
3 2 (10.53%) Citrix
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) Brocade
4 1 (5.26%) Adobe