Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 23 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
England > North East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 98 118
Rank change year-on-year +28 +20 -27
Contract jobs citing HPUX 31 65 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.53% 2.40% 0.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.31% 5.66% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 51 3
North East median daily rate £330 £344 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.07% -34.48% +377.27%
10th Percentile £306 £225 £483
90th Percentile £416 £413 £548
England median daily rate £375 £380 £418
% change year-on-year -1.32% -9.04% +19.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £31.15 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year -22.13% +53.85% -31.13%

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 the North East with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 373 1149 485
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 30.42% 42.43% 23.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 782 259
North East median daily rate £350 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -10.34% +13.28%
10th Percentile £196 £215 £213
90th Percentile £538 £475 £550
England median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 94 60
North East median hourly rate £14.00 £28.00 £19.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +42.60% +15.50%
10th Percentile £9.00 £11.52 £11.63
90th Percentile £47.50 £36.00 £43.08
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +6.06% - +4.93%

HPUX
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing HPUX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for HPUX in the North East

HPUX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HPUX in the North East

HPUX
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HPUX in the North East over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HPUX in the North East

HPUX
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HPUX within the North East region over the 6 months to 23 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
Tyne and Wear +30 31 £330 -4.07%
HPUX
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 North East region with a requirement for HPUX.

1 31 (100.00%) AIX
1 31 (100.00%) Solaris
1 31 (100.00%) Linux
2 30 (96.77%) Unix
2 30 (96.77%) Red Hat
3 29 (93.55%) Sun
3 29 (93.55%) Oracle
4 28 (90.32%) WebLogic
4 28 (90.32%) JBoss
4 28 (90.32%) Apache
4 28 (90.32%) Tomcat
4 28 (90.32%) iPlanet
4 28 (90.32%) SUSE
5 27 (87.10%) Clustering
5 27 (87.10%) J2EE
6 26 (83.87%) Oracle Application Server
7 25 (80.65%) High Availability
8 24 (77.42%) Security Cleared
8 24 (77.42%) Firewall
8 24 (77.42%) TCP/IP
9 22 (70.97%) Cisco
9 22 (70.97%) ITIL
9 22 (70.97%) Load Balancing
9 22 (70.97%) SC Cleared
9 22 (70.97%) F5
10 16 (51.61%) VMware
11 15 (48.39%) PlateSpin
11 15 (48.39%) HP
11 15 (48.39%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (48.39%) Hyper-V

HPUX
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 28 (90.32%) Apache
1 28 (90.32%) iPlanet
1 28 (90.32%) JBoss
1 28 (90.32%) Tomcat
1 28 (90.32%) WebLogic
2 26 (83.87%) Oracle Application Server
3 8 (25.81%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (25.81%) MQSeries
3 8 (25.81%) OpenStack
3 8 (25.81%) SharePoint
4 7 (22.58%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Office
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 15 (48.39%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 24 (77.42%) Firewall
1 24 (77.42%) TCP/IP
2 13 (41.94%) SAN
3 9 (29.03%) DNS
4 8 (25.81%) FCoE
4 8 (25.81%) iSCSI
4 8 (25.81%) LDAP
4 8 (25.81%) NAS
5 6 (19.35%) WAN
6 2 (6.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Unix Engineer
2 12 (38.71%) AIX Engineer
3 10 (32.26%) Solaris Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) HPUX Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Project Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Backup Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Storage and Backup Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Unix Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (87.10%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 27 (87.10%) Clustering
2 13 (41.94%) Data Centre
3 5 (16.13%) Grid Computing
4 1 (3.23%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) AIX
1 31 (100.00%) Linux
1 31 (100.00%) Solaris
2 30 (96.77%) Unix
3 28 (90.32%) SUSE
4 9 (29.03%) Windows
5 1 (3.23%) Debian
5 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (80.65%) High Availability
2 22 (70.97%) ITIL
2 22 (70.97%) Load Balancing
3 10 (32.26%) Unit Testing
4 8 (25.81%) Procure-to-Pay
5 4 (12.90%) Requirements Management
5 4 (12.90%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) Change Control
6 1 (3.23%) ITSM
6 1 (3.23%) Migration
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.23%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) Bash Shell
1 13 (41.94%) C-shell
1 13 (41.94%) Korn
1 13 (41.94%) Perl
2 10 (32.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (77.42%) Security Cleared
2 22 (70.97%) SC Cleared
3 6 (19.35%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 15 (48.39%) Hyper-V
1 15 (48.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (45.16%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 13 (41.94%) KVM
4 9 (29.03%) Samba
5 8 (25.81%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (3.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) OpenView
2 1 (3.23%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (3.23%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.23%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 30 (96.77%) Red Hat
2 29 (93.55%) Oracle
2 29 (93.55%) Sun
3 22 (70.97%) Cisco
3 22 (70.97%) F5
4 16 (51.61%) VMware
5 15 (48.39%) HP
5 15 (48.39%) PlateSpin
6 14 (45.16%) Veritas
7 8 (25.81%) Cognos
7 8 (25.81%) Opsware
8 3 (9.68%) Borland
9 1 (3.23%) Citrix
9 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
9 1 (3.23%) Symantec