Period
to 24 February 2018

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 24 February 2018 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 178 184 197
Rank change year-on-year +6 +13 -24
Contract jobs citing HPUX 19 26 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.36% 0.44% 0.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.82% 2.14% 2.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 20 14
North West median daily rate £469 £423 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.95% -6.11% +9.09%
10th Percentile £381 £324 £266
90th Percentile £595 £505 £579
England median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.31% +11.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -25.00% +122.22% -51.35%

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 1,042 1,215 1,627
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 19.54% 20.57% 19.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 632 818 867
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £175 £175 £202
90th Percentile £563 £550 £513
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 75 179
North West median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +17.61%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.65 £11.25
90th Percentile £40.00 £43.25 £40.00
England median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +3.13%

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 24 February 2018.

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 24 February 2018. 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 +3 7 £513 +22.02%
Manchester +8 4 £350 -17.65% 2
Merseyside - 4 - - 1
Cheshire -12 1 - -
HPUX
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing HPUX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North West region with a requirement for HPUX.

1 11 (57.89%) Migration
2 8 (42.11%) AIX
2 8 (42.11%) HP
3 7 (36.84%) Solaris
3 7 (36.84%) Oracle
3 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
3 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
3 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database
3 7 (36.84%) Data Centre
4 6 (31.58%) Linux
4 6 (31.58%) N-Tier
4 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
4 6 (31.58%) Red Hat
5 5 (26.32%) User Experience
6 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (21.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (21.05%) Conflict Management
6 4 (21.05%) Single Sign-On
6 4 (21.05%) HP ALM
6 4 (21.05%) WebLogic Integration
6 4 (21.05%) Firewall
6 4 (21.05%) TIBCO
6 4 (21.05%) VB
6 4 (21.05%) SOA
6 4 (21.05%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 4 (21.05%) FTP
6 4 (21.05%) Kerberos
6 4 (21.05%) Apache
6 4 (21.05%) Tomcat
6 4 (21.05%) LDAP

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 4 (21.05%) Apache
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 4 (21.05%) Tomcat
1 4 (21.05%) WebLogic
1 4 (21.05%) WebLogic Integration
2 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Firewall
1 4 (21.05%) FTP
1 4 (21.05%) Kerberos
2 3 (15.79%) SAN
3 2 (10.53%) DNS
4 1 (5.26%) SSH
4 1 (5.26%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database
2 4 (21.05%) MS Access
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Architect
1 4 (21.05%) HPUX Engineer
1 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (15.79%) Administrator
2 3 (15.79%) Test Leader
3 2 (10.53%) HPUX Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Migration Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Data Centre Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Data Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Migration Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Migration Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Non-Functional Tester
4 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Data Centre
2 6 (31.58%) N-Tier
3 5 (26.32%) User Experience
4 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (21.05%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) AIX
2 7 (36.84%) Solaris
3 6 (31.58%) Linux
4 4 (21.05%) SUSE
4 4 (21.05%) Unix
5 3 (15.79%) Windows
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
7 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Migration
2 4 (21.05%) Conflict Management
2 4 (21.05%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (21.05%) Process Improvement
2 4 (21.05%) SOA
2 4 (21.05%) Statistical Analysis
2 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
3 3 (15.79%) High Availability
3 3 (15.79%) Identity Management
3 3 (15.79%) Integration Testing
3 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
3 3 (15.79%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Server Hardening
5 1 (5.26%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) FoxPro (VFP)
1 4 (21.05%) VB
2 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
1 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) ISTQB
2 4 (21.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (15.79%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (15.79%) ISEB
4 1 (5.26%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) HP ALM
1 4 (21.05%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) HP
2 7 (36.84%) Oracle
3 6 (31.58%) Red Hat
4 4 (21.05%) TIBCO
5 3 (15.79%) 3PAR
5 3 (15.79%) IBM
6 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco
7 1 (5.26%) Veritas