Period
to 20 May 2018

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 May 2018 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 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 768 663 692
Rank change year-on-year -105 +29 -83
Contract jobs citing HPUX 92 138 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.100% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.48% 0.81% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 90 93
England median daily rate £400 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% -1.25% +12.68%
10th Percentile £318 £150 £281
90th Percentile £510 £526 £519
UK median daily rate £400 £395 £400
% change year-on-year +1.27% -1.25% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
England median hourly rate - £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +92.31%
UK median hourly rate - £40.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year - +8.84% +88.46%

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 19,062 17,065 21,277
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 20.70% 20.32% 21.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,140 10,849 13,310
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £185 £200 £209
90th Percentile £615 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,213 1,017 1,282
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.48% -1.47% +5.20%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.50 £10.64
90th Percentile £47.76 £47.50 £46.00
UK median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +3.03% -2.94% +5.20%

HPUX
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for HPUX in England

HPUX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HPUX in England

HPUX
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HPUX in England over the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HPUX in England

HPUX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor 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 May 2018. 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
North of England -35 44 £400 - 7
North East +9 23 £400 +14.29%
London -43 21 £425 -13.27% 3
Midlands -19 14 £370 +146.67%
South East -22 11 £430 +15.44% 3
North West -55 11 £413 -2.94% 2
Yorkshire - 10 £394 - 5
East Midlands -7 9 £365 +169.37%
West Midlands -15 4 £370 -4.52%
East of England -5 1 - - 2
HPUX
UK

For the 6 months to 20 May 2018, 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 87 (94.57%) Linux
2 78 (84.78%) Unix
3 70 (76.09%) Solaris
4 50 (54.35%) HP
5 46 (50.00%) AIX
6 41 (44.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 40 (43.48%) Windows
8 39 (42.39%) Problem-Solving
9 36 (39.13%) Red Hat
10 34 (36.96%) Oracle
11 32 (34.78%) Shell Script
11 32 (34.78%) Security Cleared
12 31 (33.70%) IBM
13 30 (32.61%) Analytical Skills
14 25 (27.17%) Windows Server
14 25 (27.17%) SC Cleared
15 24 (26.09%) SQL
16 23 (25.00%) ITIL
17 22 (23.91%) Windows 2000 Server
18 20 (21.74%) Management Information System
18 20 (21.74%) Java
19 19 (20.65%) Perl
19 19 (20.65%) JDBC
19 19 (20.65%) E-Commerce
20 18 (19.57%) BMC
20 18 (19.57%) Tivoli
20 18 (19.57%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
21 17 (18.48%) Apache
21 17 (18.48%) PowerShell
21 17 (18.48%) IaaS

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 17 (18.48%) Apache
2 14 (15.22%) Tomcat
3 12 (13.04%) WebSphere
4 10 (10.87%) CMS
4 10 (10.87%) MQSeries
5 7 (7.61%) WebLogic
6 6 (6.52%) MS Exchange
7 5 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2000
7 5 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (5.43%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 5 (5.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (5.43%) WebLogic Integration
8 4 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (2.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (2.17%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (2.17%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (1.09%) iPlanet
10 1 (1.09%) JBoss
10 1 (1.09%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (2.17%) Magento
2 2 (2.17%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.09%) Demantra
3 1 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.09%) SnowdropKCS
3 1 (1.09%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 17 (18.48%) IaaS
1 17 (18.48%) PaaS
1 17 (18.48%) SaaS
2 6 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.26%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.13%) SAN
2 12 (13.04%) Internet
3 6 (6.52%) WAN
4 5 (5.43%) FTP
4 5 (5.43%) LAN
4 5 (5.43%) X.500
5 4 (4.35%) NAS
6 2 (2.17%) Kerberos
6 2 (2.17%) WinSCP
7 1 (1.09%) DNS
7 1 (1.09%) FCoE
7 1 (1.09%) Firewall
7 1 (1.09%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.09%) SMS
7 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.22%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.87%) MySQL
2 10 (10.87%) Oracle Database
3 7 (7.61%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.43%) MS Access
5 4 (4.35%) DB2
5 4 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (3.26%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (3.26%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (2.17%) Jackrabbit
7 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (10.87%) Eclipse
1 10 (10.87%) Git (software)
1 10 (10.87%) JUnit
1 10 (10.87%) Mockito
1 10 (10.87%) Subversion
2 2 (2.17%) Ant
2 2 (2.17%) Log4j
2 2 (2.17%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.17%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.17%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 4 (4.35%) Finance
2 3 (3.26%) German Language
3 2 (2.17%) Banking
3 2 (2.17%) French Language
3 2 (2.17%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.17%) Publishing
3 2 (2.17%) Retail
4 1 (1.09%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (25.00%) Analyst
2 16 (17.39%) Support Analyst
3 14 (15.22%) Developer
4 10 (10.87%) Unix Engineer
5 9 (9.78%) Operations Analyst
6 8 (8.70%) Administrator
6 8 (8.70%) WebSphere Developer
7 7 (7.61%) Consultant
7 7 (7.61%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (6.52%) 1st Line Support
8 6 (6.52%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 6 (6.52%) Java Developer
8 6 (6.52%) Unix Consultant
9 5 (5.43%) Applications Support
9 5 (5.43%) Applications Support Analyst
9 5 (5.43%) Operational Support Analyst
9 5 (5.43%) Operations Support Analyst
9 5 (5.43%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (4.35%) Solaris Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (20.65%) JDBC
2 15 (16.30%) Hibernate
2 15 (16.30%) ISPF
2 15 (16.30%) Spring
3 13 (14.13%) XML
4 12 (13.04%) J2EE
4 12 (13.04%) REST
4 12 (13.04%) Web Services
5 11 (11.96%) JSON
6 10 (10.87%) JMS
6 10 (10.87%) SOAP
6 10 (10.87%) XSD
6 10 (10.87%) XSLT
7 8 (8.70%) ActiveMQ
7 8 (8.70%) Apache Camel
7 8 (8.70%) RESTful
7 8 (8.70%) Spring Boot
7 8 (8.70%) Spring Security
8 7 (7.61%) AngularJS
9 4 (4.35%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 30 (32.61%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (21.74%) Management Information System
3 15 (16.30%) VSAM
4 7 (7.61%) Driving Licence
4 7 (7.61%) Mainframe
5 6 (6.52%) Clustering
5 6 (6.52%) Data Centre
5 6 (6.52%) HACMP
5 6 (6.52%) LPAR
6 5 (5.43%) N-Tier
7 2 (2.17%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 87 (94.57%) Linux
2 78 (84.78%) Unix
3 70 (76.09%) Solaris
4 46 (50.00%) AIX
5 41 (44.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 40 (43.48%) Windows
7 25 (27.17%) Windows Server
8 22 (23.91%) Windows 2000 Server
9 15 (16.30%) MVS
9 15 (16.30%) VME
9 15 (16.30%) VMS
10 10 (10.87%) CentOS
11 7 (7.61%) SUSE
12 5 (5.43%) Oracle Linux
13 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (2.17%) Debian
14 2 (2.17%) Windows 7
14 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (1.09%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (42.39%) Problem-Solving
2 23 (25.00%) ITIL
3 19 (20.65%) E-Commerce
4 17 (18.48%) Open Source
5 16 (17.39%) Change Management
5 16 (17.39%) Data Management
5 16 (17.39%) ITIL V3
5 16 (17.39%) Service Management
6 14 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (11.96%) Configuration Management
8 10 (10.87%) RAD
8 10 (10.87%) TDD
9 8 (8.70%) Coaching
9 8 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (8.70%) Mentoring
10 7 (7.61%) High Availability
11 6 (6.52%) DevOps
11 6 (6.52%) Identity Access Management
11 6 (6.52%) Regulatory Compliance
12 5 (5.43%) Conflict Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (34.78%) Shell Script
2 24 (26.09%) SQL
3 20 (21.74%) Java
4 19 (20.65%) Perl
5 17 (18.48%) PowerShell
6 16 (17.39%) Bash Shell
7 15 (16.30%) C
7 15 (16.30%) JCL
8 11 (11.96%) JavaScript
9 6 (6.52%) Java 8
10 5 (5.43%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 5 (5.43%) VB
11 4 (4.35%) Python
12 3 (3.26%) PL/SQL
12 3 (3.26%) Ruby
13 2 (2.17%) Korn
13 2 (2.17%) T-SQL
13 2 (2.17%) XMLA
14 1 (1.09%) C#
14 1 (1.09%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 32 (34.78%) Security Cleared
2 25 (27.17%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.70%) DV Cleared
4 5 (5.43%) ISTQB
4 5 (5.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (4.35%) CISMP
5 4 (4.35%) CISSP
5 4 (4.35%) ISEB
6 3 (3.26%) MCSE
6 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.17%) BC Cleared
8 1 (1.09%) RHCE
8 1 (1.09%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 6 (6.52%) SLA
2 1 (1.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (19.57%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 15 (16.30%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 15 (16.30%) RACF
3 8 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (7.61%) Samba
4 7 (7.61%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 7 (7.61%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (6.52%) Active Directory
5 6 (6.52%) KVM
5 6 (6.52%) PowerHA
5 6 (6.52%) Xen
6 5 (5.43%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (3.26%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (3.26%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (2.17%) Docker
9 2 (2.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (1.09%) NFS
Systems Management
1 18 (19.57%) Tivoli
2 15 (16.30%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 6 (6.52%) Puppet
4 5 (5.43%) HP ALM
5 4 (4.35%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (3.26%) Ansible
6 3 (3.26%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (2.17%) Cobbler
7 2 (2.17%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (1.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (1.09%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (1.09%) SCCM
8 1 (1.09%) SCOM
8 1 (1.09%) SCOrch
8 1 (1.09%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 50 (54.35%) HP
2 36 (39.13%) Red Hat
3 34 (36.96%) Oracle
4 31 (33.70%) IBM
5 18 (19.57%) BMC
6 16 (17.39%) ServiceNow
7 13 (14.13%) Sun
8 9 (9.78%) VMware
9 8 (8.70%) Veritas
10 6 (6.52%) Microsoft
10 6 (6.52%) NetApp
11 5 (5.43%) Cisco
11 5 (5.43%) TIBCO
12 3 (3.26%) EMC
13 2 (2.17%) ATG
13 2 (2.17%) Blue Martini
13 2 (2.17%) Demandware
13 2 (2.17%) Elastic Path
13 2 (2.17%) Google
13 2 (2.17%) Sybase