The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for HPUX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HPUX over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

HP-UX
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing HPUX 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.16% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.02% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £450
% change year-on-year +6.66% -16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year - +84.61%  

HPUX is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 98 143 130
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 15.34% 17.70% 17.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 221 244
Median daily rate £325 £338 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.70% -0.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £168 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £550 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £348
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 21 65
Median hourly rate £14.22 £11.80 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.46% -45.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.25 £10.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.30 £12.75 £28.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -8.82% +3.03%  

HPUX
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing HPUX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for HPUX in Birmingham

HPUX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing HPUX in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for HPUX in Birmingham

HPUX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HPUX in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for HPUX.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Informatica
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) HP Storage
3 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) Solvency II
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre

HPUX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (33.33%) Oracle 10gAS
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) OLAP
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Data Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Architect
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
1 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Storage Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) DHTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) MDX
1 1 (33.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Coaching
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
1 1 (33.33%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Informatica
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds