Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 171 173 227
Rank change year-on-year +2 +54 -59
Contract jobs citing HPUX 35 55 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.61% 0.80% 0.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.09% 3.84% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 34 7
North West median daily rate £460 £425 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.24% -8.11% +10.12%
10th Percentile £359 £327 £308
90th Percentile £590 £538 £506
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 West 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 West with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1131 1434 1699
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 19.83% 20.98% 19.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 694 919 909
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.84% +13.08%
10th Percentile £158 £185 £170
90th Percentile £550 £525 £513
England median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 89 185
North West median hourly rate £17.00 £14.50 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -8.05% +5.13%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.80 £11.00
90th Percentile £43.60 £40.00 £38.75
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 West

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

Job vacancy trend for HPUX in the North West

HPUX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HPUX in the North West

HPUX
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for HPUX in the North West

HPUX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HPUX in the North West

HPUX
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West 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
Lancashire +26 21 £460 +9.52%
Manchester +5 6 £375 -21.05% 1
Merseyside +5 3 - -
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 West region with a requirement for HPUX.

1 20 (57.14%) Migration
2 19 (54.29%) AIX
3 18 (51.43%) Solaris
4 15 (42.86%) Data Centre
5 13 (37.14%) Security Cleared
6 12 (34.29%) Linux
6 12 (34.29%) Unix
7 11 (31.43%) SC Cleared
8 9 (25.71%) HP
9 8 (22.86%) DNS
9 8 (22.86%) Oracle
9 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database
10 7 (20.00%) Windows
10 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
11 6 (17.14%) Red Hat
11 6 (17.14%) SQL
12 5 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
12 5 (14.29%) Finance
13 4 (11.43%) Firewall
13 4 (11.43%) Clustering
13 4 (11.43%) Banking
13 4 (11.43%) IBM
13 4 (11.43%) User Experience
14 3 (8.57%) 3PAR
14 3 (8.57%) High Availability
14 3 (8.57%) Test Scripting
14 3 (8.57%) Test Strategy
14 3 (8.57%) Kerberos
14 3 (8.57%) LDAP
14 3 (8.57%) Middleware

HPUX
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (8.57%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) DNS
2 4 (11.43%) Firewall
3 3 (8.57%) Kerberos
3 3 (8.57%) LDAP
3 3 (8.57%) SAN
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (2.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (2.86%) SSH
4 1 (2.86%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (5.71%) DB2
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Architect
2 7 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 6 (17.14%) Administrator
4 5 (14.29%) DBA
5 4 (11.43%) HPUX Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) HPUX Administrator
6 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 3 (8.57%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (8.57%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (8.57%) Unix Administrator
7 2 (5.71%) DB2 DBA
7 2 (5.71%) HPUX Specialist
7 2 (5.71%) Migration Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Oracle Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared DBA
7 2 (5.71%) Test Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Unix Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Unix DBA
7 2 (5.71%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.43%) Clustering
2 4 (11.43%) User Experience
3 3 (8.57%) Mainframe
4 2 (5.71%) N-Tier
4 2 (5.71%) Replication
5 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (54.29%) AIX
2 18 (51.43%) Solaris
3 12 (34.29%) Linux
3 12 (34.29%) Unix
4 7 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Migration
2 3 (8.57%) High Availability
2 3 (8.57%) Identity Management
2 3 (8.57%) Load Balancing
2 3 (8.57%) Test Scripting
2 3 (8.57%) Test Strategy
2 3 (8.57%) Validation
3 2 (5.71%) Server Hardening
3 2 (5.71%) Wealth Management
4 1 (2.86%) Change Control
4 1 (2.86%) Data Management
4 1 (2.86%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (2.86%) ITIL
4 1 (2.86%) Master Data Management
4 1 (2.86%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (2.86%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) Security Cleared
2 11 (31.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Forum Sentry
1 1 (2.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) HP
2 8 (22.86%) Oracle
3 6 (17.14%) Red Hat
4 4 (11.43%) IBM
5 3 (8.57%) 3PAR
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco
6 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.86%) CyberArk
7 1 (2.86%) F5
7 1 (2.86%) Veritas