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 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 45 -
Rank change year-on-year +35 -  
Contract jobs citing HPUX 45 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 13.51% 0.90% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.61% 2.74% -
Number of daily rates quoted 22 1 0
Median daily rate £455 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £450
% change year-on-year +6.66% -16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year - +84.61%  

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 Lancashire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Lancashire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 138 146 126
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 41.44% 33.03% 32.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 89 86
Median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 10
Median hourly rate £38.75 £14.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +176.78% +16.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £16.00 £31.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -11.42% +6.06%  

HPUX
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 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 3 months to 27 June 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 3 months to 27 June 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
Preston +7 39 £455 -
HPUX
North West

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 44 (89.80%) Solaris
2 41 (83.67%) AIX
3 37 (75.51%) Migration
4 31 (63.27%) Data Centre
5 28 (57.14%) SC Cleared
5 28 (57.14%) Security Cleared
6 21 (42.86%) Linux
7 17 (34.69%) Mainframe
8 14 (28.57%) Windows
8 14 (28.57%) DNS
9 13 (26.53%) Middleware
10 12 (24.49%) HP
11 9 (18.37%) IBM
12 8 (16.33%) Active Directory
13 6 (12.24%) Replication
13 6 (12.24%) Unix
14 5 (10.20%) Test Strategy
15 4 (8.16%) Data Migration
15 4 (8.16%) Enterprise Architecture
15 4 (8.16%) Cisco
15 4 (8.16%) SAN
15 4 (8.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 3 (6.12%) Red Hat
16 3 (6.12%) CheckPoint
16 3 (6.12%) Network Design
16 3 (6.12%) Clustering
16 3 (6.12%) Load Balancing
16 3 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 3 (6.12%) Cisco ASA
16 3 (6.12%) F5

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 1 (2.04%) FileNet
1 1 (2.04%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (28.57%) DNS
2 4 (8.16%) SAN
3 3 (6.12%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (6.12%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (6.12%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (4.08%) SSH
4 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.08%) VLAN
5 1 (2.04%) DHCP
5 1 (2.04%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) DB2
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (4.08%) RDBMS
1 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.08%) SQLPlus
General
1 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Architect
2 8 (16.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (6.12%) Applications Developer
4 3 (6.12%) DBA
4 3 (6.12%) Developer
4 3 (6.12%) Migration Architect
4 3 (6.12%) Service Architect
4 3 (6.12%) Solaris Specialist
4 3 (6.12%) Test Specialist
5 2 (4.08%) Cisco Architect
5 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (4.08%) HPUX Specialist
5 2 (4.08%) Linux Specialist
5 2 (4.08%) Network Specialist
5 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared DBA
5 2 (4.08%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.08%) Technical Architect
5 2 (4.08%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.08%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.53%) Middleware
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 31 (63.27%) Data Centre
2 17 (34.69%) Mainframe
3 6 (12.24%) Replication
4 3 (6.12%) Clustering
5 1 (2.04%) DataPower
5 1 (2.04%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 44 (89.80%) Solaris
2 41 (83.67%) AIX
3 21 (42.86%) Linux
4 14 (28.57%) Windows
5 6 (12.24%) Unix
6 3 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (75.51%) Migration
2 5 (10.20%) Test Strategy
3 4 (8.16%) Data Migration
3 4 (8.16%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (6.12%) Change Control
4 3 (6.12%) Load Balancing
4 3 (6.12%) Network Design
5 2 (4.08%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (4.08%) Time Management
5 2 (4.08%) Validation
6 1 (2.04%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.04%) Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (2.04%) Test Management
6 1 (2.04%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
1 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
1 2 (4.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 28 (57.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (16.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.08%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (6.12%) Forum Sentry
3 2 (4.08%) Data Guard
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (2.04%) Control-M
Vendors
1 12 (24.49%) HP
2 9 (18.37%) IBM
3 4 (8.16%) Cisco
4 3 (6.12%) CheckPoint
4 3 (6.12%) F5
4 3 (6.12%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle
6 1 (2.04%) 3PAR
6 1 (2.04%) Brocade
6 1 (2.04%) CA
6 1 (2.04%) Citrix
6 1 (2.04%) EMC
6 1 (2.04%) PlateSpin
6 1 (2.04%) VMware