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 3 months to 29 March 2017 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 530 570 476
Rank change year-on-year +40 -94  
Contract jobs citing HPUX 47 56 130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.11% 0.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.55% 0.53% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 26 83
Median daily rate £389 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.87% +9.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £340 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £588 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £341 £424 £355
% change year-on-year -19.46% +19.36%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £39.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 - -

HPUX is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Contract Operating System Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 8546 10627 10710
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 20.48% 21.40% 22.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 5495 6666 6112
Median daily rate £413 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £365 £338
% change year-on-year +5.47% +8.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 516 643 898
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.12%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £44.80 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

HPUX
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing HPUX as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North West +29 12 £385 -25.78%
East Midlands +2 9 £150 -
London +29 8 £490 +34.24% 2
South East +8 7 £394 -1.56%
North East -3 5 £390 +62.50%
West Midlands +16 3 £398 - 1
East of England -7 2 - - 3
HPUX
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing HPUX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for HPUX.

1 98 (86.73%) Linux
2 72 (63.72%) Solaris
3 61 (53.98%) Windows
4 57 (50.44%) Unix
5 48 (42.48%) AIX
6 45 (39.82%) Oracle
7 44 (38.94%) HP
8 38 (33.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 37 (32.74%) Java
10 33 (29.20%) SQL
10 33 (29.20%) Red Hat
11 31 (27.43%) Windows Server 2008
12 30 (26.55%) Oracle Database
13 29 (25.66%) Windows Server 2003
14 28 (24.78%) Finance
15 26 (23.01%) Security Cleared
16 24 (21.24%) Perl
16 24 (21.24%) IBM
17 23 (20.35%) ITIL
17 23 (20.35%) Migration
17 23 (20.35%) Windows Server
18 22 (19.47%) Oracle Forms
19 21 (18.58%) XML
19 21 (18.58%) VMware
19 21 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
20 19 (16.81%) Middleware
20 19 (16.81%) WebLogic
21 18 (15.93%) SQL Server
21 18 (15.93%) Tomcat
21 18 (15.93%) CA

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 19 (16.81%) WebLogic
2 18 (15.93%) Tomcat
3 14 (12.39%) Apache
4 12 (10.62%) WebSphere
5 8 (7.08%) MQSeries
6 7 (6.19%) MS Exchange
6 7 (6.19%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (5.31%) CMS
7 6 (5.31%) JBoss
8 5 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2000
8 5 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (4.42%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 5 (4.42%) Tuxedo
8 5 (4.42%) WildFly
9 4 (3.54%) Oracle Application Server
10 2 (1.77%) CICS
10 2 (1.77%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.88%) iPlanet
11 1 (0.88%) SAS
11 1 (0.88%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 12 (10.62%) MS Office
2 6 (5.31%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.54%) MS Project
3 4 (3.54%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.77%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (10.62%) Oracle 11i
2 11 (9.73%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (6.19%) Demantra
3 7 (6.19%) SnowdropKCS
4 5 (4.42%) BusinessWorks
5 3 (2.65%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (2.65%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.31%) SaaS
3 3 (2.65%) IaaS
3 3 (2.65%) IBM PureFlex
3 3 (2.65%) PaaS
4 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.62%) SAN
2 8 (7.08%) FTP
3 7 (6.19%) DNS
3 7 (6.19%) iSCSI
3 7 (6.19%) NAS
3 7 (6.19%) SSH
4 5 (4.42%) LAN
4 5 (4.42%) WAN
5 4 (3.54%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.65%) X.500
7 1 (0.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (26.55%) Oracle Database
2 18 (15.93%) SQL Server
3 16 (14.16%) Oracle Reports
4 15 (13.27%) Oracle Database 10g
4 15 (13.27%) Relational Database
5 13 (11.50%) MySQL
6 12 (10.62%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (10.62%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (9.73%) BODI
7 11 (9.73%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (4.42%) Big Data
8 5 (4.42%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (4.42%) DB2
8 5 (4.42%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (3.54%) DTS
9 4 (3.54%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 4 (3.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (3.54%) Star Schema
10 3 (2.65%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (1.77%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 22 (19.47%) Oracle Forms
2 11 (9.73%) Oracle APEX
3 6 (5.31%) Eclipse
3 6 (5.31%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.31%) JUnit
3 6 (5.31%) Mockito
3 6 (5.31%) Subversion
4 5 (4.42%) CA Gen
5 4 (3.54%) JDeveloper
General
1 28 (24.78%) Finance
2 12 (10.62%) Manufacturing
3 7 (6.19%) Retail
4 5 (4.42%) Publishing
5 3 (2.65%) Banking
6 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (19.47%) Architect
2 20 (17.70%) Developer
3 17 (15.04%) Administrator
4 12 (10.62%) Analyst
4 12 (10.62%) WebSphere Developer
5 11 (9.73%) Applications Support
5 11 (9.73%) Senior Developer
5 11 (9.73%) Senior WebSphere Developer
6 10 (8.85%) Applications Support Analyst
6 10 (8.85%) Support Analyst
7 9 (7.96%) SAN Administrator
7 9 (7.96%) Unix Administrator
8 8 (7.08%) Monitoring Engineer
9 7 (6.19%) Applications Architect
9 7 (6.19%) Migration Architect
9 7 (6.19%) SAN Storage Administrator
9 7 (6.19%) Solaris Administrator
9 7 (6.19%) Storage Administrator
10 6 (5.31%) Development Analyst
10 6 (5.31%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (18.58%) XML
2 19 (16.81%) Middleware
3 14 (12.39%) Web Services
4 12 (10.62%) JDBC
4 12 (10.62%) JSON
4 12 (10.62%) REST
4 12 (10.62%) SOAP
4 12 (10.62%) Spring
4 12 (10.62%) Spring Security
4 12 (10.62%) XSD
4 12 (10.62%) XSLT
5 8 (7.08%) Regular Expression
6 7 (6.19%) ActiveMQ
6 7 (6.19%) Hibernate
6 7 (6.19%) RESTful
7 6 (5.31%) Apache Camel
7 6 (5.31%) JMS
7 6 (5.31%) Spring Boot
8 4 (3.54%) .NET
9 3 (2.65%) pytest
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.27%) Mainframe
2 12 (10.62%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (8.85%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.19%) Enterprise Storage
4 7 (6.19%) Replication
5 6 (5.31%) Device Driver
6 4 (3.54%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.65%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.65%) HP Storage
8 2 (1.77%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.88%) Clustering
9 1 (0.88%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.88%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 98 (86.73%) Linux
2 72 (63.72%) Solaris
3 61 (53.98%) Windows
4 57 (50.44%) Unix
5 48 (42.48%) AIX
6 38 (33.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 31 (27.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 29 (25.66%) Windows Server 2003
9 23 (20.35%) Windows Server
10 16 (14.16%) Windows 7
11 14 (12.39%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (5.31%) MVS
12 6 (5.31%) Windows XP
12 6 (5.31%) zOS
13 5 (4.42%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (2.65%) SUSE
15 1 (0.88%) CentOS
15 1 (0.88%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (20.35%) ITIL
1 23 (20.35%) Migration
2 21 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (15.93%) Coaching
4 15 (13.27%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (10.62%) Change Control
5 12 (10.62%) E-Commerce
5 12 (10.62%) Mentoring
5 12 (10.62%) TDD
6 11 (9.73%) High Availability
7 10 (8.85%) Time Management
8 9 (7.96%) Load Balancing
9 8 (7.08%) Change Management
9 8 (7.08%) Service Management
9 8 (7.08%) TOGAF
9 8 (7.08%) Workflow
10 7 (6.19%) Asset Management
10 7 (6.19%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (6.19%) Project Governance
10 7 (6.19%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 37 (32.74%) Java
2 33 (29.20%) SQL
3 24 (21.24%) Perl
4 13 (11.50%) PL/SQL
5 10 (8.85%) Shell Script
6 7 (6.19%) Korn
7 6 (5.31%) Bourne shell
7 6 (5.31%) JavaScript
7 6 (5.31%) PowerShell
7 6 (5.31%) VBScript
8 5 (4.42%) Python
9 4 (3.54%) Bash Shell
9 4 (3.54%) C++
10 3 (2.65%) C#
11 2 (1.77%) C
12 1 (0.88%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.88%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.88%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 1 (0.88%) JCL
12 1 (0.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (23.01%) Security Cleared
2 16 (14.16%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.42%) DV Cleared
3 5 (4.42%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.65%) RHCE
5 2 (1.77%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.88%) ISEB
6 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.42%) ISO 9001
1 5 (4.42%) SLA
2 1 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (15.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (6.19%) NFS
2 7 (6.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 7 (6.19%) Veritas File System
2 7 (6.19%) Virtual Servers
3 6 (5.31%) Active Directory
4 5 (4.42%) Samba
4 5 (4.42%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.77%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.88%) KVM
6 1 (0.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.88%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.88%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (11.50%) Netcool
1 13 (11.50%) SCOM
2 7 (6.19%) EMC Navisphere
2 7 (6.19%) IBM BigFix
2 7 (6.19%) Nagios
2 7 (6.19%) Tivoli
2 7 (6.19%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 6 (5.31%) HP SiteScope
4 5 (4.42%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (2.65%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (1.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.88%) Ansible
7 1 (0.88%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.88%) OpenView
7 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.88%) Puppet
7 1 (0.88%) QRadar
Vendors
1 45 (39.82%) Oracle
2 44 (38.94%) HP
3 33 (29.20%) Red Hat
4 24 (21.24%) IBM
5 21 (18.58%) VMware
6 18 (15.93%) CA
7 17 (15.04%) Cisco
7 17 (15.04%) TIBCO
8 12 (10.62%) F5
8 12 (10.62%) Sun
9 11 (9.73%) Brocade
10 10 (8.85%) Microsoft
10 10 (8.85%) NetApp
11 9 (7.96%) Intel
12 8 (7.08%) Veritas
13 7 (6.19%) ServiceNow
14 6 (5.31%) Splunk
15 2 (1.77%) 3PAR
15 2 (1.77%) EMC
15 2 (1.77%) PlateSpin
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