The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 30 March 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
UK / Scotland
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 115 117
Rank change year-on-year +7 +2  
Contract jobs citing HPUX 1 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.056% 0.61% 0.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.25% 2.72% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 14 8
Median daily rate - £425 £511
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -16.82%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £341 £424 £350
% change year-on-year -19.46% +21.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 - -

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 Scotland with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 407 589 592
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 22.85% 22.54% 20.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 328 316
Median daily rate £390 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +17.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £200 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £365 £338
% change year-on-year +5.47% +8.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 10 26
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -44.82%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £12.50 £12.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £48.00 £62.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +6.45%  

HPUX
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

HPUX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HPUX in Scotland

HPUX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HPUX in Scotland

HPUX
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HPUX within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Glasgow - 1 - -
HPUX
UK

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Scotland region with a requirement for HPUX.

1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) JBoss
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Sun
3 1 (33.33%) iPlanet
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) SUSE
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (33.33%) PlateSpin
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS

HPUX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) iPlanet
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Migration Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Procure-to-Pay
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) KVM
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) PlateSpin
3 1 (33.33%) Sun
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas
3 1 (33.33%) VMware