The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 3 months to 24 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
England / South East
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 233 238 251
Rank change year-on-year +5 +13  
Contract jobs citing HPUX 6 32 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.079% 0.36% 0.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.36% 1.45% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 27 7
Median daily rate £370 £399 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.21% -23.31%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £375 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £436 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £458
% change year-on-year +3.33% -18.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.50
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 the South East with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1686 2211 2410
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 22.07% 24.78% 25.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 926 1301 1271
Median daily rate £385 £385 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.06% +5.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £511 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £348
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 153 244
Median hourly rate £16.50 £21.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.25% +30.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.15 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £49.46 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year -8.82% +4.93%  

HPUX
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

HPUX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HPUX in the South East

HPUX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HPUX in the South East

HPUX
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Surrey +8 6 £370 -1.33%
HPUX
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 South East region with a requirement for HPUX.

1 11 (78.57%) Solaris
2 9 (64.29%) Linux
3 8 (57.14%) Migration
4 7 (50.00%) Unix
5 6 (42.86%) Oracle
5 6 (42.86%) HP
6 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
6 5 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
7 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (28.57%) High Availability
7 4 (28.57%) Capacity Management
7 4 (28.57%) NAS
7 4 (28.57%) Veritas File System
7 4 (28.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 4 (28.57%) EMC Navisphere
7 4 (28.57%) Brocade
7 4 (28.57%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
7 4 (28.57%) iSCSI
7 4 (28.57%) Sun
7 4 (28.57%) SAN
7 4 (28.57%) NetApp
7 4 (28.57%) Veritas
7 4 (28.57%) FTP
7 4 (28.57%) NFS
7 4 (28.57%) Replication
7 4 (28.57%) SSH
7 4 (28.57%) Nagios
7 4 (28.57%) AIX

HPUX
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) FTP
1 4 (28.57%) iSCSI
1 4 (28.57%) NAS
1 4 (28.57%) SAN
1 4 (28.57%) SSH
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Administrator
1 4 (28.57%) SAN Administrator
1 4 (28.57%) SAN Storage Administrator
1 4 (28.57%) Solaris Administrator
1 4 (28.57%) Storage Administrator
1 4 (28.57%) Unix Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Migration Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Subject Matter Expert
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) HPUX Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (7.14%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Unix Scripter
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
1 1 (7.14%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
2 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (28.57%) Replication
3 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Solaris
2 9 (64.29%) Linux
3 7 (50.00%) Unix
4 5 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (28.57%) AIX
6 3 (21.43%) Windows
7 1 (7.14%) CentOS
7 1 (7.14%) SUSE
7 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
7 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Migration
2 4 (28.57%) Capacity Management
2 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (28.57%) High Availability
2 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
1 1 (7.14%) Perl
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) NFS
1 4 (28.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 4 (28.57%) Veritas File System
1 4 (28.57%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.14%) VirtualBox
3 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) EMC Navisphere
1 4 (28.57%) Nagios
1 4 (28.57%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Ansible
3 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) HP
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
3 4 (28.57%) Brocade
3 4 (28.57%) NetApp
3 4 (28.57%) Sun
3 4 (28.57%) Veritas
4 2 (14.29%) VMware