The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 28 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 / Manchester
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 94 86
Rank change year-on-year +9 -8  
Contract jobs citing HPUX 2 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.14% 0.39% 0.067%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.79% 2.20% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
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 Manchester with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 252 318 297
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 18.00% 17.89% 19.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 413 346
Median daily rate £400 £375 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +20.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £205 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £545 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £348
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 39 95
Median hourly rate £16.17 £14.50 £13.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.51% +4.54%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.01 £11.25 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £168.75 £30.25 £20.82
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -8.82% +3.03%  

HPUX
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for HPUX in Manchester

HPUX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HPUX in Manchester

HPUX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing HPUX in Manchester.

Contractor hourly rate trend for HPUX in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 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 Manchester region with a requirement for HPUX.

1 4 (80.00%) Unix
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (40.00%) Netcool
3 2 (40.00%) Middleware
3 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (40.00%) SCOM
3 2 (40.00%) CA
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) AIX
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) ServiceNow
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) Software Asset Management
3 2 (40.00%) IBM BigFix
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) OpenView
4 1 (20.00%) zOS
4 1 (20.00%) Intel
4 1 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley

HPUX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle9i Database
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Operator
1 1 (20.00%) DBA
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Management Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (20.00%) Unix Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Unix DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) AIX
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (40.00%) Software Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) JCL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) IBM BigFix
1 2 (40.00%) Netcool
1 2 (40.00%) SCOM
2 1 (20.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) CA
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (20.00%) Intel
3 1 (20.00%) VMware