Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 21 November 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
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 57 -
Rank change year-on-year +28 - +65
Contract jobs citing HPUX 22 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 4.88% 1.22% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.10% 4.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 0
Lancashire median daily rate £443 £420 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.36% - -
North West median daily rate £443 £425 £463
% change year-on-year +4.12% -8.11% +10.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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 Lancashire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 156 184 211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 34.59% 27.96% 22.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 115 131
Lancashire median daily rate £429 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.54% +5.33% +19.05%
10th Percentile £302 £218 £205
90th Percentile £602 £498 £600
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £368
% change year-on-year - +8.84% +13.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 18
Lancashire median hourly rate £42.50 £14.57 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +191.80% -58.39% +94.44%
10th Percentile £37.35 £11.79 £12.35
90th Percentile £44.00 £43.00 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £17.43 £14.50 £15.77
% change year-on-year +20.21% -8.05% +5.13%

HPUX
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for HPUX in Lancashire

HPUX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HPUX in Lancashire

HPUX
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HPUX in Lancashire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HPUX in Lancashire

HPUX
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HPUX within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Preston +10 20 £425 -
HPUX
North West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for HPUX.

1 18 (81.82%) AIX
1 18 (81.82%) Migration
2 17 (77.27%) Solaris
3 16 (72.73%) Data Centre
4 13 (59.09%) Security Cleared
5 11 (50.00%) SC Cleared
6 9 (40.91%) DNS
7 4 (18.18%) Finance
7 4 (18.18%) Firewall
7 4 (18.18%) Linux
7 4 (18.18%) IBM
7 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
7 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
7 4 (18.18%) Windows
8 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
8 3 (13.64%) WebSphere
8 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
8 3 (13.64%) High Availability
8 3 (13.64%) Test Strategy
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
8 3 (13.64%) Middleware
8 3 (13.64%) Mainframe
8 3 (13.64%) HP
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle
8 3 (13.64%) Identity Management
8 3 (13.64%) Validation
8 3 (13.64%) Clustering
9 2 (9.09%) Replication
9 2 (9.09%) DB2
9 2 (9.09%) Unix

HPUX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 (13.64%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) DNS
2 4 (18.18%) Firewall
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (4.55%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (4.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (4.55%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.09%) DB2
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Architect
2 7 (31.82%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) DB2 DBA
4 2 (9.09%) DBA
4 2 (9.09%) HPUX Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Migration Architect
4 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared DBA
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Test Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Unix Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Data Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) HPUX Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (72.73%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.64%) Clustering
2 3 (13.64%) Mainframe
3 2 (9.09%) N-Tier
3 2 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) AIX
2 17 (77.27%) Solaris
3 4 (18.18%) Linux
3 4 (18.18%) Windows
4 2 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) Migration
2 3 (13.64%) High Availability
2 3 (13.64%) Identity Management
2 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
2 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
2 3 (13.64%) Test Strategy
2 3 (13.64%) Validation
3 1 (4.55%) Change Control
3 1 (4.55%) Test Management
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) Security Cleared
2 11 (50.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Forum Sentry
1 1 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) IBM
1 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
2 3 (13.64%) HP
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.55%) F5