Period
to 20 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 20 October 2021 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
UK > England
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 718 484 741
Rank change year-on-year -234 +257 +93
Contract jobs citing HPUX 21 12 47
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.031% 0.044% 0.061%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.20% 0.24% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 34
10th Percentile £420 £314 £321
25th Percentile £458 £380 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £481 £448 £523
Median % change year-on-year +7.54% -14.35% +19.43%
75th Percentile £495 £500 £575
90th Percentile £500 £506 £602
UK median daily rate £490 £423 £550
% change year-on-year +15.98% -23.18% +29.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £63.00 -
UK median hourly rate - £63.00 -

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

All Operating Systems
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 10,662 5,040 15,711
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 15.79% 18.61% 20.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,336 3,276 10,122
10th Percentile £163 £181 £150
25th Percentile £325 £315 £275
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £450 £425
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -2.30%
75th Percentile £584 £538 £538
90th Percentile £675 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 607 255 1,005
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £11.24
25th Percentile £14.00 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median % change year-on-year -5.41% +5.71% -
75th Percentile £39.50 £35.75 £37.50
90th Percentile £62.25 £52.30 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -5.41% +5.71% +2.94%

HPUX
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing HPUX as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for HPUX in England

HPUX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing HPUX in England.

Daily rate trend for HPUX in England

HPUX
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing HPUX in England over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for HPUX in England

HPUX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing HPUX in England.

Hourly rate trend for HPUX in England

HPUX
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 20 October 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -204 11 £475 - 1
North of England - 4 £493 - 3
North West - 3 £495 - 3
West Midlands -63 2 - -
Midlands -76 2 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £325 -
HPUX
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, IT contractor jobs citing HPUX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for HPUX.

1 18 (85.71%) Linux
2 16 (76.19%) Oracle
3 13 (61.90%) Windows
3 13 (61.90%) HP
4 11 (52.38%) Azure
5 10 (47.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (47.62%) Migration
5 10 (47.62%) AIX
5 10 (47.62%) Solaris
6 9 (42.86%) Red Hat
6 9 (42.86%) Data Centre
7 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
7 8 (38.10%) VMware
7 8 (38.10%) AWS
8 7 (33.33%) Firewall
8 7 (33.33%) SharePoint
8 7 (33.33%) ITIL
8 7 (33.33%) Oracle Database
8 7 (33.33%) Social Skills
9 6 (28.57%) NetApp
9 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
10 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
10 5 (23.81%) Degree
10 5 (23.81%) VPN
10 5 (23.81%) Cisco
10 5 (23.81%) Windows 10
10 5 (23.81%) Server Virtualisation
11 4 (19.05%) TrustSec
11 4 (19.05%) VirtaMove

HPUX
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 7 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (19.05%) Apache
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 3 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 3 (14.29%) WebLogic Integration
Cloud Services
1 11 (52.38%) Azure
2 8 (38.10%) AWS
3 4 (19.05%) Microsoft 365
4 3 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (4.76%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) Firewall
2 5 (23.81%) VPN
3 4 (19.05%) Software-Defined Networking
4 3 (14.29%) FTP
4 3 (14.29%) IPsec
5 2 (9.52%) DNS
6 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
6 1 (4.76%) FDDI
6 1 (4.76%) HTTP
6 1 (4.76%) IMAP
6 1 (4.76%) Network Security
6 1 (4.76%) SMTP
6 1 (4.76%) SSH
6 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.76%) WAN
6 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (4.76%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
3 3 (14.29%) MS Access
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (4.76%) Data Vault
5 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.76%) MySQL
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.76%) SQLite
General
1 7 (33.33%) Social Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Finance
4 1 (4.76%) Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Documentation Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Architect
2 4 (19.05%) DBA
2 4 (19.05%) Migration Architect
3 3 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 3 (14.29%) IT Security Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (14.29%) Security Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Test Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) IT Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) IT Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) IT Operations Manager
5 1 (4.76%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) IT Security Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Operations Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Security Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 4 (19.05%) PKI
3 3 (14.29%) N-Tier
3 3 (14.29%) Replication
4 2 (9.52%) Clustering
4 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
5 1 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (4.76%) Private Cloud
5 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) Linux
2 13 (61.90%) Windows
3 10 (47.62%) AIX
3 10 (47.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (47.62%) Solaris
4 5 (23.81%) Windows 10
5 4 (19.05%) OpenVMS
5 4 (19.05%) SUSE
5 4 (19.05%) Unix
6 2 (9.52%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 2 (9.52%) Ubuntu
7 1 (4.76%) CentOS
7 1 (4.76%) Debian
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (4.76%) Scientific Linux
7 1 (4.76%) Slackware
7 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Migration
2 7 (33.33%) ITIL
3 5 (23.81%) Server Virtualisation
4 4 (19.05%) OO
4 4 (19.05%) Process Improvement
5 3 (14.29%) Conflict Management
5 3 (14.29%) Data Loss Prevention
5 3 (14.29%) DevOps
5 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (14.29%) Information Security
5 3 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (14.29%) SIEM
5 3 (14.29%) SOA
5 3 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
5 3 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (9.52%) Database Optimisation
6 2 (9.52%) Database Security
6 2 (9.52%) Project Delivery
6 2 (9.52%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) FoxPro (VFP)
1 3 (14.29%) VB
2 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
2 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) C
3 1 (4.76%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) Perl
3 1 (4.76%) Python
3 1 (4.76%) Tcl
3 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
3 4 (19.05%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (14.29%) ISEB
4 3 (14.29%) ISTQB
4 3 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (9.52%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (4.76%) Linux+ Certification
6 1 (4.76%) MCSA
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.76%) RHCE
6 1 (4.76%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (4.76%) Accessibility
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (4.76%) Firmware
4 1 (4.76%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) TrustSec
2 3 (14.29%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 3 (14.29%) Data Guard
3 1 (4.76%) Ansible
3 1 (4.76%) Grafana
3 1 (4.76%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 1 (4.76%) Kibana
3 1 (4.76%) Nagios
3 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (4.76%) Puppet
3 1 (4.76%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Oracle
2 13 (61.90%) HP
3 9 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
4 8 (38.10%) VMware
5 6 (28.57%) NetApp
6 5 (23.81%) Cisco
7 4 (19.05%) 3PAR
7 4 (19.05%) EMC
7 4 (19.05%) PlateSpin
7 4 (19.05%) VirtaMove
7 4 (19.05%) Zerto
8 3 (14.29%) Micro Focus
8 3 (14.29%) TIBCO
9 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
9 2 (9.52%) CommVault
9 2 (9.52%) Forcepoint
9 2 (9.52%) McAfee
9 2 (9.52%) Qualys
9 2 (9.52%) Tripwire