The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 23 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
England / East of England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 127 137
Rank change year-on-year 0 +10  
Contract jobs citing HPUX 9 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.39% 0.12% 0.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.55% 0.48% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 5
Median daily rate £410 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.10% +3.57%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £465
% change year-on-year +3.33% -19.35%  
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 the East of England with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 581 629 821
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 25.00% 24.68% 26.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 350 430
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £142 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £509 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 98 104
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -13.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £13.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £40.76
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year -6.06% +1.85%  

HPUX
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing HPUX as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for HPUX in the East of England

HPUX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HPUX in the East of England

HPUX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HPUX in the East of England

HPUX
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HPUX within the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Hertfordshire +1 5 £410 +9.33% 1
Essex - 3 - -
Bedfordshire -6 1 - -
HPUX
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 East of England region with a requirement for HPUX.

1 9 (69.23%) Unix
1 9 (69.23%) Solaris
1 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) HP
3 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
4 5 (38.46%) XML
5 4 (30.77%) SOAP
5 4 (30.77%) Web Services
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (30.77%) Java
5 4 (30.77%) Perl
5 4 (30.77%) SQL
5 4 (30.77%) AIX
5 4 (30.77%) XSLT
5 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
5 4 (30.77%) Intel
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco
5 4 (30.77%) LAN
5 4 (30.77%) WAN
5 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
5 4 (30.77%) X.500
5 4 (30.77%) Samba
5 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) TDD
5 4 (30.77%) Spring
5 4 (30.77%) Maven
5 4 (30.77%) Windows 2000 Server
5 4 (30.77%) REST
5 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 5.5

HPUX
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2000
1 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 3 (23.08%) JBoss
2 3 (23.08%) Mule
2 3 (23.08%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.69%) Apache
3 1 (7.69%) MQSeries
3 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) IaaS
1 3 (23.08%) PaaS
1 3 (23.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) LAN
1 4 (30.77%) WAN
1 4 (30.77%) X.500
2 3 (23.08%) HTTP
2 3 (23.08%) SSL
2 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
1 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
1 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) Big Data
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Maven
2 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.69%) JUnit
3 1 (7.69%) Log4j
3 1 (7.69%) Mockito
3 1 (7.69%) Subversion
3 1 (7.69%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Administrator
1 3 (23.08%) Architect
1 3 (23.08%) Developer
1 3 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (23.08%) Technical Architect
1 3 (23.08%) Technical Leader
2 2 (15.38%) Lead Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Solaris Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Splunk Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Sun Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Unix Scripting Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) XML
2 4 (30.77%) JSON
2 4 (30.77%) REST
2 4 (30.77%) SOAP
2 4 (30.77%) Spring
2 4 (30.77%) Spring Boot
2 4 (30.77%) Web Services
2 4 (30.77%) XSLT
3 3 (23.08%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (23.08%) Java EE
3 3 (23.08%) Java SE
3 3 (23.08%) JSON Schema
3 3 (23.08%) Middleware
3 3 (23.08%) OAuth
3 3 (23.08%) WSDL
4 1 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (7.69%) EJB
4 1 (7.69%) JDBC
4 1 (7.69%) JMS
4 1 (7.69%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) Device Driver
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Linux
1 9 (69.23%) Solaris
1 9 (69.23%) Unix
2 8 (61.54%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) AIX
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 2000 Server
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (30.77%) TDD
2 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
2 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (23.08%) Kanban
2 3 (23.08%) Microservices
2 3 (23.08%) Scrum
2 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
3 2 (15.38%) Time Management
4 1 (7.69%) API Design
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (7.69%) Critical Success Factor
4 1 (7.69%) Dependency Management
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) High Availability
4 1 (7.69%) Line Management
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) SIEM
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Java
1 4 (30.77%) Perl
1 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) Groovy
2 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
2 3 (23.08%) XPath
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Ansible
1 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (23.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) HP
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco
2 4 (30.77%) Intel
2 4 (30.77%) Sun
3 3 (23.08%) webMethods
3 3 (23.08%) WSO2
4 1 (7.69%) IBM
4 1 (7.69%) Splunk
4 1 (7.69%) Talend