Period
to 22 August 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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 813 638 700
Rank change year-on-year -175 +62 +18
Contract jobs citing HPUX 51 184 184
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.055% 0.21% 0.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.26% 1.01% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 127 115
England median daily rate £420 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% -0.66%
10th Percentile £300 £308 £250
90th Percentile £576 £530 £525
UK median daily rate £413 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
England median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK median hourly rate - £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -25.39%

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 19,433 18,246 22,213
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 20.85% 20.64% 22.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,145 11,536 14,240
England median daily rate £438 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +5.07% +7.87%
10th Percentile £180 £200 £213
90th Percentile £619 £594 £575
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,375 1,061 1,139
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.06% -
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.75 £10.63
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.83 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year +1.45% +4.55% -

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -93 20 £363 -3.33% 3
London -36 13 £400 -18.37%
Yorkshire -9 11 £330 +10.00% 3
South East -5 10 £440 +18.92% 5
North West -77 7 £494 +16.18%
East of England -14 4 £326 -22.32% 1
Midlands -30 4 £595 +64.14% 4
West Midlands -41 4 £595 +56.58% 3
North East -42 2 - -
HPUX
UK

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 49 (96.08%) Linux
2 40 (78.43%) Unix
3 38 (74.51%) Solaris
4 24 (47.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (43.14%) AIX
5 22 (43.14%) HP
6 20 (39.22%) Oracle
7 18 (35.29%) SAN
7 18 (35.29%) Red Hat
7 18 (35.29%) Security Cleared
8 17 (33.33%) SC Cleared
8 17 (33.33%) Windows
8 17 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
9 15 (29.41%) Java
9 15 (29.41%) VMware
10 14 (27.45%) Perl
10 14 (27.45%) SQL
11 13 (25.49%) ITIL
11 13 (25.49%) NetApp
12 12 (23.53%) Bash Shell
13 11 (21.57%) Puppet
13 11 (21.57%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (21.57%) Spring
13 11 (21.57%) TCP/IP
14 10 (19.61%) IBM
14 10 (19.61%) Shell Script
14 10 (19.61%) Configuration Management
15 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (17.65%) CentOS
15 9 (17.65%) Data Centre

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 4 (7.84%) WebLogic
2 3 (5.88%) Apache
2 3 (5.88%) JBoss
2 3 (5.88%) Mule
3 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.92%) nginx
3 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.92%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.96%) CMS
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 1 (1.96%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.96%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.96%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.84%) IaaS
2 4 (7.84%) PaaS
2 4 (7.84%) SaaS
3 3 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.92%) Office 365
5 1 (1.96%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.96%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (35.29%) SAN
2 11 (21.57%) TCP/IP
3 8 (15.69%) Internet
4 6 (11.76%) FTP
5 4 (7.84%) DNS
5 4 (7.84%) NAS
6 3 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (5.88%) Firewall
6 3 (5.88%) HTTP
6 3 (5.88%) LAN
6 3 (5.88%) SMTP
6 3 (5.88%) SSH
6 3 (5.88%) SSL
6 3 (5.88%) VPN
6 3 (5.88%) WAN
7 2 (3.92%) IPsec
8 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.96%) Cisco Firepower
8 1 (1.96%) MPLS
8 1 (1.96%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) NoSQL
2 4 (7.84%) MySQL
2 4 (7.84%) RDBMS
2 4 (7.84%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.92%) DB2
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.96%) Big Data
4 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.96%) DataStage
4 1 (1.96%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (1.96%) MS Access
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Jenkins
1 3 (5.88%) Maven
2 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.96%) JUnit
2 1 (1.96%) Mockito
2 1 (1.96%) Subversion
General
1 4 (7.84%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Automotive
2 1 (1.96%) Banking
2 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
2 1 (1.96%) German Language
2 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (15.69%) Administrator
1 8 (15.69%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (13.73%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) Analyst
3 6 (11.76%) Support Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) Consultant
4 5 (9.80%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (9.80%) Support Specialist
4 5 (9.80%) Unix Administrator
4 5 (9.80%) Unix Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Architect
5 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Server Specialist
6 3 (5.88%) Server Support
6 3 (5.88%) Server Support Specialist
6 3 (5.88%) Storage Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Technical Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.57%) Spring
2 8 (15.69%) Hibernate
2 8 (15.69%) JDBC
3 7 (13.73%) AngularJS
3 7 (13.73%) J2EE
4 6 (11.76%) JSON
4 6 (11.76%) REST
4 6 (11.76%) Web Services
4 6 (11.76%) XML
5 5 (9.80%) Middleware
6 4 (7.84%) SOAP
6 4 (7.84%) Spring Boot
6 4 (7.84%) XSLT
7 3 (5.88%) Elastic Stack
7 3 (5.88%) Java EE
7 3 (5.88%) Java SE
7 3 (5.88%) JSON Schema
7 3 (5.88%) LAMP
7 3 (5.88%) OAuth
7 3 (5.88%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.80%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.84%) Clustering
4 4 (7.84%) Mainframe
5 3 (5.88%) Driving Licence
5 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (5.88%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.96%) Derivative
6 1 (1.96%) EPoS
6 1 (1.96%) iSeries
6 1 (1.96%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.96%) PKI
6 1 (1.96%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.96%) Replication
6 1 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 49 (96.08%) Linux
2 40 (78.43%) Unix
3 38 (74.51%) Solaris
4 24 (47.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (43.14%) AIX
6 17 (33.33%) Windows
7 9 (17.65%) CentOS
8 7 (13.73%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (9.80%) Windows Server
10 2 (3.92%) SUSE
10 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (3.92%) zOS
11 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.96%) MVS
11 1 (1.96%) VME
11 1 (1.96%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 13 (25.49%) ITIL
3 10 (19.61%) Configuration Management
4 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (15.69%) DevOps
5 8 (15.69%) E-Commerce
6 7 (13.73%) Project Management
7 5 (9.80%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (9.80%) Fault Management
7 5 (9.80%) Mentoring
8 4 (7.84%) Deployment Automation
8 4 (7.84%) Information Security
8 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 4 (7.84%) Scrum
9 3 (5.88%) Continuous Deployment
9 3 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.88%) Regulatory Compliance
9 3 (5.88%) Runbook
9 3 (5.88%) TDD
9 3 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (29.41%) Java
2 14 (27.45%) Perl
2 14 (27.45%) SQL
3 12 (23.53%) Bash Shell
4 10 (19.61%) Shell Script
5 8 (15.69%) JavaScript
6 6 (11.76%) Java 8
7 4 (7.84%) Korn
8 3 (5.88%) Groovy
8 3 (5.88%) PL/SQL
8 3 (5.88%) Python
8 3 (5.88%) XPath
9 1 (1.96%) ANSI C
9 1 (1.96%) C
9 1 (1.96%) C#
9 1 (1.96%) C++
9 1 (1.96%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 1 (1.96%) Ruby
9 1 (1.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 17 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (9.80%) CISSP
4 5 (9.80%) MCSE
5 4 (7.84%) DV Cleared
6 3 (5.88%) CISMP
7 2 (3.92%) CCNA
7 2 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.96%) BC Cleared
8 1 (1.96%) CISA
8 1 (1.96%) Degree
8 1 (1.96%) GCIA
8 1 (1.96%) GCIH
8 1 (1.96%) ISEB
8 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (1.96%) RHCE
8 1 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (5.88%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 11 (21.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (17.65%) Virtual Servers
3 6 (11.76%) Active Directory
4 5 (9.80%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (7.84%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (5.88%) Docker
6 3 (5.88%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (5.88%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (3.92%) NFS
8 1 (1.96%) Samba
8 1 (1.96%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 11 (21.57%) Puppet
2 8 (15.69%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (9.80%) Ansible
3 5 (9.80%) HP Data Protector
4 4 (7.84%) NetBackup
5 3 (5.88%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 2 (3.92%) SCCM
6 2 (3.92%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.96%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.96%) HP ALM
7 1 (1.96%) HP SIM
7 1 (1.96%) Nagios
7 1 (1.96%) QRadar
7 1 (1.96%) Salt
7 1 (1.96%) SCOM
7 1 (1.96%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 22 (43.14%) HP
2 20 (39.22%) Oracle
3 18 (35.29%) Red Hat
4 15 (29.41%) VMware
5 13 (25.49%) NetApp
6 10 (19.61%) IBM
7 7 (13.73%) Sun
8 6 (11.76%) EMC
8 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
9 5 (9.80%) Cisco
10 3 (5.88%) WSO2
11 2 (3.92%) 3PAR
11 2 (3.92%) Splunk
12 1 (1.96%) ArcSight
12 1 (1.96%) Bomgar
12 1 (1.96%) F5
12 1 (1.96%) LogRhythm
12 1 (1.96%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.96%) Tripwire
12 1 (1.96%) Veeam