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 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP-UX
England / South East
Rank 237 246 239
Rank change year-on-year +9 -7  
Contract jobs citing HPUX 8 18 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.10% 0.20% 0.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.47% 0.78% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 15
Median daily rate £450 £405 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £341 £424 £350
% change year-on-year -19.56% +21.21%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - -

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 1718 2322 2344
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 21.89% 25.18% 23.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 997 1418 1156
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £185 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 159 214
Median hourly rate £14.75 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.36% +15.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.32 £11.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.02 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.92 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.86% +9.16%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HPUX in the South East over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HPUX in the South East

HPUX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 25 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
Surrey - 4 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £338 -
HPUX
England

HPUX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 South East region with a requirement for HPUX.

1 16 (100.00%) Solaris
2 13 (81.25%) Linux
3 12 (75.00%) Unix
4 11 (68.75%) Sun
5 9 (56.25%) Oracle
6 8 (50.00%) Red Hat
6 8 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (43.75%) NAS
7 7 (43.75%) Veritas File System
7 7 (43.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 7 (43.75%) High Availability
7 7 (43.75%) Capacity Management
7 7 (43.75%) Enterprise Storage
7 7 (43.75%) Virtual Servers
7 7 (43.75%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (43.75%) SAN
7 7 (43.75%) NetApp
7 7 (43.75%) Veritas
7 7 (43.75%) Nagios
7 7 (43.75%) FTP
7 7 (43.75%) NFS
7 7 (43.75%) Finance
7 7 (43.75%) EMC Navisphere
7 7 (43.75%) Replication
7 7 (43.75%) SSH
7 7 (43.75%) Brocade
7 7 (43.75%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 7 (43.75%) Load Balancing
7 7 (43.75%) iSCSI
8 6 (37.50%) HP

HPUX
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2000
1 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) FTP
1 7 (43.75%) iSCSI
1 7 (43.75%) NAS
1 7 (43.75%) SAN
1 7 (43.75%) SSH
2 4 (25.00%) LAN
2 4 (25.00%) WAN
3 3 (18.75%) X.500
4 2 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Administrator
2 7 (43.75%) Solaris Administrator
3 6 (37.50%) SAN Administrator
3 6 (37.50%) SAN Storage Administrator
3 6 (37.50%) Storage Administrator
3 6 (37.50%) Unix Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Data Centre Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Migration Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) DBA
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Solaris Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Middleware
1 1 (6.25%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Enterprise Storage
1 7 (43.75%) Replication
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Solaris
2 13 (81.25%) Linux
3 12 (75.00%) Unix
4 8 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (37.50%) Windows
6 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
7 4 (25.00%) AIX
7 4 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (6.25%) CentOS
8 1 (6.25%) SUSE
8 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Capacity Management
1 7 (43.75%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (43.75%) High Availability
1 7 (43.75%) Load Balancing
2 3 (18.75%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) People Management
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Perl
1 4 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) NFS
1 7 (43.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 7 (43.75%) Veritas File System
1 7 (43.75%) Virtual Servers
2 4 (25.00%) Samba
3 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (6.25%) VirtualBox
4 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (6.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) EMC Navisphere
1 7 (43.75%) Nagios
1 7 (43.75%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Ansible
3 1 (6.25%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
3 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Sun
2 9 (56.25%) Oracle
3 8 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 7 (43.75%) Brocade
4 7 (43.75%) NetApp
4 7 (43.75%) Veritas
5 6 (37.50%) HP
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco
7 1 (6.25%) 3PAR
7 1 (6.25%) Symantec
7 1 (6.25%) VMware