Period
to 20 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 737 671 694
Rank change year-on-year -66 +23 -76
Contract jobs citing HPUX 118 141 160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.61% 0.77% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 102 84
England median daily rate £390 £375 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -7.41% +12.50%
10th Percentile £308 £155 £313
90th Percentile £510 £475 £525
UK median daily rate £393 £375 £410
% change year-on-year +4.67% -8.54% +11.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 6
England median hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +122.22% -51.35%
10th Percentile £24.15 £38.88 £16.25
90th Percentile £30.69 £43.75 £49.38
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -25.00% +122.22% -51.35%

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 19,368 18,365 21,079
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 20.77% 20.79% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,520 11,681 12,707
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £170 £200 £192
90th Percentile £620 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,169 1,147 1,630
England median hourly rate £17.38 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.30% - +3.13%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.50 £10.37
90th Percentile £47.83 £45.16 £46.00
UK median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +3.03% - +3.13%

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 February 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 February 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 +20 58 £394 +5.00% 4
North East +35 29 £350 -5.41%
Midlands +7 26 £370 +146.67% 1
North West +5 20 £425 +0.59% 3
London -27 19 £490 +18.07% 5
East Midlands +4 17 £355 +161.03%
Yorkshire +5 9 £394 - 1
West Midlands +9 8 £373 +10.37% 1
South East -24 7 £375 -1.32%
South West +17 4 £400 +6.67%
East of England -16 3 £520 - 4
HPUX
UK

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 94 (79.66%) Unix
1 94 (79.66%) Linux
2 81 (68.64%) Solaris
3 62 (52.54%) AIX
4 53 (44.92%) HP
5 48 (40.68%) Oracle
6 46 (38.98%) Windows
7 44 (37.29%) Red Hat
8 36 (30.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 34 (28.81%) Security Cleared
10 32 (27.12%) IBM
10 32 (27.12%) Shell Script
11 29 (24.58%) Apache
12 28 (23.73%) SC Cleared
13 27 (22.88%) SQL
14 26 (22.03%) Tomcat
14 26 (22.03%) Windows Server
15 25 (21.19%) Analytical Skills
16 24 (20.34%) High Availability
16 24 (20.34%) ITIL
17 23 (19.49%) J2EE
17 23 (19.49%) Clustering
18 21 (17.80%) Windows 2000 Server
18 21 (17.80%) SaaS
19 20 (16.95%) SQL Server
19 20 (16.95%) Java
20 19 (16.10%) Sun
20 19 (16.10%) PowerShell
21 18 (15.25%) PaaS
21 18 (15.25%) REST

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 29 (24.58%) Apache
2 26 (22.03%) Tomcat
3 17 (14.41%) WebLogic
4 15 (12.71%) MQSeries
4 15 (12.71%) WebSphere
5 12 (10.17%) JBoss
5 12 (10.17%) Oracle Application Server
6 11 (9.32%) iPlanet
7 10 (8.47%) CMS
8 7 (5.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 5 (4.24%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (4.24%) MS Exchange
9 5 (4.24%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2000
10 4 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (3.39%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 4 (3.39%) WebLogic Integration
11 3 (2.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (1.69%) OpenStack
12 2 (1.69%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (4.24%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (5.93%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (2.54%) Magento
2 3 (2.54%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (1.69%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.85%) Demantra
4 1 (0.85%) SnowdropKCS
4 1 (0.85%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 21 (17.80%) SaaS
2 18 (15.25%) IaaS
2 18 (15.25%) PaaS
3 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.54%) iPaaS
5 2 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.71%) Firewall
2 13 (11.02%) Internet
3 12 (10.17%) SAN
3 12 (10.17%) TCP/IP
4 8 (6.78%) DNS
5 6 (5.08%) WAN
6 4 (3.39%) FTP
6 4 (3.39%) Kerberos
6 4 (3.39%) LAN
6 4 (3.39%) NAS
6 4 (3.39%) X.500
7 3 (2.54%) Intranet
7 3 (2.54%) IPv4
7 3 (2.54%) SSH
8 2 (1.69%) FCoE
8 2 (1.69%) iSCSI
8 2 (1.69%) WinSCP
9 1 (0.85%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.85%) SSL
9 1 (0.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.95%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.56%) MySQL
2 16 (13.56%) Oracle Database
3 11 (9.32%) Relational Database
4 8 (6.78%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (5.93%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (5.93%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (5.93%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (4.24%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (4.24%) DB2
6 5 (4.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (3.39%) MS Access
7 4 (3.39%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.54%) Jackrabbit
9 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.85%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (11.86%) JUnit
1 14 (11.86%) Mockito
2 13 (11.02%) Eclipse
2 13 (11.02%) Git (software)
2 13 (11.02%) Subversion
3 6 (5.08%) Log4j
4 5 (4.24%) Maven
5 3 (2.54%) Ant
5 3 (2.54%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 2 (1.69%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (1.69%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.85%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (9.32%) Finance
2 8 (6.78%) Retail
3 6 (5.08%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.24%) Banking
4 5 (4.24%) Publishing
5 3 (2.54%) Games
6 2 (1.69%) French Language
6 2 (1.69%) German Language
7 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.85%) Front Office
7 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (17.80%) Administrator
1 21 (17.80%) Analyst
2 18 (15.25%) Developer
3 17 (14.41%) Unix Engineer
4 13 (11.02%) Support Analyst
5 12 (10.17%) Solaris Engineer
6 11 (9.32%) Systems Administrator
6 11 (9.32%) Unix Administrator
7 9 (7.63%) Java Developer
7 9 (7.63%) Operations Analyst
7 9 (7.63%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 8 (6.78%) Architect
9 7 (5.93%) Applications Support
9 7 (5.93%) Applications Support Analyst
9 7 (5.93%) Consultant
9 7 (5.93%) WebSphere Developer
10 6 (5.08%) 1st Line Support
10 6 (5.08%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 6 (5.08%) HPUX Engineer
11 5 (4.24%) Operations Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (19.49%) J2EE
2 18 (15.25%) REST
2 18 (15.25%) Web Services
3 17 (14.41%) XML
4 16 (13.56%) JDBC
5 15 (12.71%) ISPF
5 15 (12.71%) JSON
5 15 (12.71%) SOAP
5 15 (12.71%) Spring
5 15 (12.71%) XSLT
6 14 (11.86%) XSD
7 13 (11.02%) JMS
8 12 (10.17%) EJB
8 12 (10.17%) JSP
8 12 (10.17%) Spring Boot
9 11 (9.32%) Apache Camel
9 11 (9.32%) Spring Security
10 10 (8.47%) ActiveMQ
10 10 (8.47%) Hibernate
11 8 (6.78%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 25 (21.19%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (19.49%) Clustering
3 17 (14.41%) Management Information System
4 15 (12.71%) VSAM
5 8 (6.78%) Data Centre
5 8 (6.78%) User Experience
6 6 (5.08%) HACMP
6 6 (5.08%) LPAR
6 6 (5.08%) N-Tier
7 5 (4.24%) Driving Licence
8 4 (3.39%) Mainframe
9 3 (2.54%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.69%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.85%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 94 (79.66%) Linux
1 94 (79.66%) Unix
2 81 (68.64%) Solaris
3 62 (52.54%) AIX
4 46 (38.98%) Windows
5 36 (30.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 26 (22.03%) Windows Server
7 21 (17.80%) Windows 2000 Server
8 16 (13.56%) VMS
9 15 (12.71%) MVS
9 15 (12.71%) VME
10 14 (11.86%) SUSE
11 3 (2.54%) CentOS
11 3 (2.54%) Debian
12 2 (1.69%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (1.69%) Windows 7
12 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (20.34%) High Availability
1 24 (20.34%) ITIL
2 17 (14.41%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (14.41%) Open Source
2 17 (14.41%) Service Management
3 16 (13.56%) Change Management
3 16 (13.56%) Data Management
3 16 (13.56%) ITIL V3
4 15 (12.71%) E-Commerce
4 15 (12.71%) TDD
5 14 (11.86%) Load Balancing
5 14 (11.86%) Migration
6 13 (11.02%) RAD
7 8 (6.78%) Coaching
7 8 (6.78%) Mentoring
8 7 (5.93%) Identity Access Management
8 7 (5.93%) OO
8 7 (5.93%) QMS
8 7 (5.93%) Regulatory Compliance
8 7 (5.93%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 32 (27.12%) Shell Script
2 27 (22.88%) SQL
3 20 (16.95%) Java
4 19 (16.10%) PowerShell
5 15 (12.71%) C
5 15 (12.71%) JCL
6 12 (10.17%) Perl
7 10 (8.47%) Bash Shell
8 6 (5.08%) PL/SQL
9 5 (4.24%) JavaScript
10 4 (3.39%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 4 (3.39%) VB
11 3 (2.54%) Korn
12 2 (1.69%) C-shell
12 2 (1.69%) Python
12 2 (1.69%) Ruby
12 2 (1.69%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.69%) XMLA
13 1 (0.85%) Groovy
13 1 (0.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 34 (28.81%) Security Cleared
2 28 (23.73%) SC Cleared
3 11 (9.32%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (4.24%) DV Cleared
5 4 (3.39%) ISTQB
5 4 (3.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (2.54%) ISEB
7 1 (0.85%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.85%) CISMP
7 1 (0.85%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.63%) SLA
2 7 (5.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (15.25%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 15 (12.71%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 15 (12.71%) RACF
3 10 (8.47%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 9 (7.63%) KVM
5 8 (6.78%) Samba
5 8 (6.78%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (5.93%) PowerHA
7 6 (5.08%) Active Directory
7 6 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (5.08%) Xen
8 4 (3.39%) NFS
9 3 (2.54%) Hyper-V
10 2 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (1.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 18 (15.25%) Tivoli
2 15 (12.71%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 4 (3.39%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (2.54%) Ansible
4 3 (2.54%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.54%) Puppet
5 2 (1.69%) Cobbler
5 2 (1.69%) OpenView
6 1 (0.85%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 53 (44.92%) HP
2 48 (40.68%) Oracle
3 44 (37.29%) Red Hat
4 32 (27.12%) IBM
5 19 (16.10%) Sun
6 18 (15.25%) BMC
6 18 (15.25%) Cisco
7 16 (13.56%) ServiceNow
8 14 (11.86%) Veritas
9 11 (9.32%) F5
10 7 (5.93%) Microsoft
10 7 (5.93%) VMware
11 4 (3.39%) 3PAR
11 4 (3.39%) CyberArk
11 4 (3.39%) Talend
11 4 (3.39%) TIBCO
12 3 (2.54%) Demandware
12 3 (2.54%) Elastic Path
12 3 (2.54%) hybris
12 3 (2.54%) Sybase