The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 3 months to 28 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 West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 139 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 -  
Contract jobs citing HPUX 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.26% 0.033% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.52% 0.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Median daily rate £410 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.66% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £450
% change year-on-year +5.33% -16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 West with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 461 632 664
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 16.84% 21.09% 21.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 356 385
Median daily rate £365 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £163 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £550 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 44 89
Median hourly rate £39.50 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +163.33% -14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.88 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £35.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -11.42% +6.06%  

HPUX
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

HPUX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HPUX in the South West

HPUX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HPUX in the South West

HPUX
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 28 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
Bristol - 7 £410 -
HPUX
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 West region with a requirement for HPUX.

1 7 (100.00%) J2EE
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 7 (100.00%) Unix
1 7 (100.00%) AIX
1 7 (100.00%) Solaris
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) JBoss
1 7 (100.00%) Apache
1 7 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Sun
1 7 (100.00%) iPlanet
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 7 (100.00%) Clustering
1 7 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 7 (100.00%) F5
1 7 (100.00%) High Availability
2 6 (85.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 6 (85.71%) KVM
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
2 6 (85.71%) PlateSpin
2 6 (85.71%) SUSE
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Veritas
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat

HPUX
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 7 (100.00%) Apache
1 7 (100.00%) iPlanet
1 7 (100.00%) JBoss
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 7 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 7 (100.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (14.29%) MQSeries
2 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) FCoE
3 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
3 1 (14.29%) LDAP
3 1 (14.29%) NAS
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) VLAN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Solaris Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Clustering
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) AIX
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Solaris
1 7 (100.00%) Unix
2 6 (85.71%) SUSE
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) High Availability
1 7 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
4 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 1 (14.29%) C-shell
1 1 (14.29%) Korn
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
1 6 (85.71%) KVM
1 6 (85.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Samba
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) OpenView
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) F5
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Sun
2 6 (85.71%) PlateSpin
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat
2 6 (85.71%) Veritas
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Cognos
4 1 (14.29%) Opsware