Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 819 706 668
Rank change year-on-year -113 -38 +81
Contract jobs citing HPUX 40 161 203
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.042% 0.17% 0.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.20% 0.81% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 107 134
England median daily rate £444 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.33% -1.32% -10.59%
10th Percentile £314 £307 £300
90th Percentile £579 £533 £493
UK median daily rate £438 £375 £380
% change year-on-year +16.67% -1.32% -10.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 1
England median hourly rate - £31.15 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -22.13% +53.85%
UK median hourly rate - £31.15 £37.75
% change year-on-year - -17.48% +45.19%

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 20,114 19,877 21,285
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 21.08% 20.98% 21.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,516 12,745 13,524
England median daily rate £425 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.29% +1.88%
10th Percentile £165 £175 £200
90th Percentile £613 £600 £575
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,383 1,215 1,197
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.06% -
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.00 £10.75
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.83 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06% -

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 14 November 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 14 November 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 -63 19 £400 +11.50% 1
Yorkshire -7 10 £363 +20.83% 1
North West -37 7 £450 +5.88%
London -21 6 £450 -10.00% 2
Midlands -37 6 £523 +54.81% 3
East of England +2 4 £326 -23.24% 1
South East -8 4 £450 +20.00% 1
East Midlands -1 3 £375 +17.19% 2
West Midlands -40 3 £595 +58.67% 1
North East -32 2 - -
HPUX
UK

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 31 (77.50%) Unix
1 31 (77.50%) Linux
2 25 (62.50%) Solaris
3 19 (47.50%) Windows
3 19 (47.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (40.00%) Red Hat
5 15 (37.50%) HP
5 15 (37.50%) AIX
5 15 (37.50%) VMware
6 14 (35.00%) Oracle
7 13 (32.50%) ITIL
7 13 (32.50%) NetApp
8 12 (30.00%) Puppet
9 11 (27.50%) Shell Script
9 11 (27.50%) Perl
9 11 (27.50%) TCP/IP
10 9 (22.50%) SQL
10 9 (22.50%) SAN
10 9 (22.50%) Active Directory
10 9 (22.50%) Windows Server
11 8 (20.00%) Bash Shell
11 8 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
11 8 (20.00%) Finance
11 8 (20.00%) Java
12 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
12 7 (17.50%) SC Cleared
12 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared
12 7 (17.50%) Data Centre
13 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development

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 3 (7.50%) Apache
1 3 (7.50%) JBoss
1 3 (7.50%) Mule
1 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
1 3 (7.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.50%) NetWeaver
2 1 (2.50%) nginx
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) IaaS
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (10.00%) PaaS
1 4 (10.00%) SaaS
2 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.00%) Office 365
3 1 (2.50%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.50%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (27.50%) TCP/IP
2 9 (22.50%) SAN
3 5 (12.50%) DNS
3 5 (12.50%) FTP
4 4 (10.00%) Firewall
5 3 (7.50%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (7.50%) HTTP
5 3 (7.50%) SMTP
5 3 (7.50%) SSH
5 3 (7.50%) SSL
5 3 (7.50%) VPN
6 2 (5.00%) IPsec
6 2 (5.00%) LAN
6 2 (5.00%) NAS
6 2 (5.00%) WAN
7 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.50%) Internet
7 1 (2.50%) MPLS
7 1 (2.50%) PABX
7 1 (2.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.50%) MySQL
3 3 (7.50%) RDBMS
3 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.00%) DB2
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.50%) Big Data
5 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.50%) DataStage
5 1 (2.50%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Jenkins
1 3 (7.50%) Maven
2 1 (2.50%) JIRA
General
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.50%) Automotive
2 1 (2.50%) Banking
2 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (22.50%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (17.50%) Administrator
3 6 (15.00%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Unix Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Architect
4 4 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (10.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Technical Architect
5 3 (7.50%) Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Build Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Server Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.50%) Unix Administrator
6 2 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Java Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Java Technical Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.00%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) SOAP
2 5 (12.50%) Middleware
3 4 (10.00%) JSON
3 4 (10.00%) XML
4 3 (7.50%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (7.50%) Java EE
4 3 (7.50%) Java SE
4 3 (7.50%) JSON Schema
4 3 (7.50%) LAMP
4 3 (7.50%) OAuth
4 3 (7.50%) REST
4 3 (7.50%) Spring
4 3 (7.50%) Spring Boot
4 3 (7.50%) Web Services
4 3 (7.50%) WSDL
4 3 (7.50%) XSLT
5 2 (5.00%) JSP
5 2 (5.00%) LDAP
6 1 (2.50%) SAP Basis
6 1 (2.50%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Data Centre
2 6 (15.00%) Clustering
3 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.50%) HP Superdome
3 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.50%) Virtual Team
4 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.50%) Derivative
5 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.50%) EPoS
5 1 (2.50%) iSeries
5 1 (2.50%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.50%) PKI
5 1 (2.50%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (77.50%) Linux
1 31 (77.50%) Unix
2 25 (62.50%) Solaris
3 19 (47.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (47.50%) Windows
4 15 (37.50%) AIX
5 9 (22.50%) Windows Server
6 6 (15.00%) CentOS
7 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (10.00%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (5.00%) zOS
10 1 (2.50%) MVS
10 1 (2.50%) VME
10 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
10 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
10 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) ITIL
2 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (15.00%) DevOps
3 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (10.00%) Deployment Automation
3 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (10.00%) Migration
3 4 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (10.00%) Project Management
4 3 (7.50%) API Design
4 3 (7.50%) Continuous Deployment
4 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (7.50%) ITSM
4 3 (7.50%) Microservices
4 3 (7.50%) Runbook
4 3 (7.50%) Service Management
4 3 (7.50%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (7.50%) Test Automation
5 2 (5.00%) Server Building
5 2 (5.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) Perl
1 11 (27.50%) Shell Script
2 9 (22.50%) SQL
3 8 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 8 (20.00%) Java
4 4 (10.00%) Korn
5 3 (7.50%) Groovy
5 3 (7.50%) PL/SQL
5 3 (7.50%) XPath
6 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.00%) Python
7 1 (2.50%) ANSI C
7 1 (2.50%) C
7 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) SC Cleared
1 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.00%) CCNA
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.00%) CISSP
3 2 (5.00%) Degree
3 2 (5.00%) MCSE
4 1 (2.50%) CCNP
4 1 (2.50%) CISA
4 1 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) GCIA
4 1 (2.50%) GCIH
4 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.50%) MCSA
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (2.50%) SANS
4 1 (2.50%) VCP5
4 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 9 (22.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (7.50%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (5.00%) NFS
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (2.50%) Docker
7 1 (2.50%) Sendmail
7 1 (2.50%) Veritas File System
7 1 (2.50%) VirtualBox
7 1 (2.50%) VMware NSX
7 1 (2.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (30.00%) Puppet
2 8 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (15.00%) Ansible
4 4 (10.00%) NetBackup
5 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 3 (7.50%) SCCM
6 2 (5.00%) Data Guard
6 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 2 (5.00%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (5.00%) SCOM
6 2 (5.00%) WSUS
7 1 (2.50%) AirWatch
7 1 (2.50%) Automic
7 1 (2.50%) Nagios
7 1 (2.50%) QRadar
7 1 (2.50%) Salt
7 1 (2.50%) SCOrch
7 1 (2.50%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 15 (37.50%) HP
2 15 (37.50%) VMware
3 14 (35.00%) Oracle
4 13 (32.50%) NetApp
5 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
6 4 (10.00%) BMC
6 4 (10.00%) Cisco
6 4 (10.00%) Remedy
7 3 (7.50%) EMC
7 3 (7.50%) Sun
7 3 (7.50%) Veritas
7 3 (7.50%) WSO2
8 2 (5.00%) CyberArk
8 2 (5.00%) IBM
8 2 (5.00%) ServiceNow
8 2 (5.00%) Symantec
8 2 (5.00%) Thales
9 1 (2.50%) Forcepoint
9 1 (2.50%) LogRhythm