The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 74 66 46
Rank change year-on-year -8 -20  
Contract jobs citing HPUX 5 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.85% 0.14% 0.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.76% 0.84% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Median daily rate £390 £240 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +62.50% -51.51%  
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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 181 119 106
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 30.68% 17.05% 23.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 70 60
Median daily rate £390 £286 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.60% -23.86%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £175 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £404 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 2 9
Median hourly rate £22.50 £15.25 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.54% +27.08%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.79 £15.25 £10.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £17.85 £20.10
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 Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

HPUX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HPUX in Tyne and Wear

HPUX
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HPUX within the Tyne and Wear 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -7 5 £390 +62.50%
HPUX
North East

HPUX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for HPUX.

1 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (84.00%) Solaris
3 17 (68.00%) WebLogic
3 17 (68.00%) Oracle
4 16 (64.00%) Windows
5 15 (60.00%) TIBCO
5 15 (60.00%) Migration
5 15 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (56.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (56.00%) VMware
6 14 (56.00%) HP
7 13 (52.00%) AIX
7 13 (52.00%) Oracle Database
8 12 (48.00%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (48.00%) F5
8 12 (48.00%) Cisco
8 12 (48.00%) Red Hat
9 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (44.00%) BusinessObjects
9 11 (44.00%) Oracle Forms
9 11 (44.00%) Windows Server
9 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 11 (44.00%) BODI
9 11 (44.00%) Oracle APEX
10 9 (36.00%) SC Cleared
10 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
11 8 (32.00%) Time Management
11 8 (32.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (28.00%) Middleware

HPUX
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 17 (68.00%) WebLogic
2 5 (20.00%) JBoss
3 4 (16.00%) Tuxedo
3 4 (16.00%) WildFly
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (4.00%) Apache
6 1 (4.00%) iPlanet
6 1 (4.00%) MQSeries
6 1 (4.00%) SAS
6 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.00%) IaaS
2 2 (8.00%) PaaS
2 2 (8.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) Oracle Database
2 11 (44.00%) BODI
2 11 (44.00%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (16.00%) DB2
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (4.00%) Ingres
6 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle APEX
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (16.00%) CA Gen
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Applications Architect
3 6 (24.00%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Migration Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Systems Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Azure Architect
5 2 (8.00%) DBA
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Migration Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Migration Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Project Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) TOGAF Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) Middleware
2 1 (4.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (12.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) Clustering
3 2 (8.00%) Public Cloud
4 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (84.00%) Solaris
3 16 (64.00%) Windows
4 15 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (52.00%) AIX
6 11 (44.00%) Windows Server
6 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (20.00%) MVS
8 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
8 4 (16.00%) zOS
9 2 (8.00%) Unix
10 1 (4.00%) SUSE
10 1 (4.00%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Migration
2 8 (32.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (32.00%) Time Management
3 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (28.00%) Change Control
3 7 (28.00%) Project Governance
3 7 (28.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (28.00%) TOGAF
4 5 (20.00%) DevOps
4 5 (20.00%) ITIL
5 4 (16.00%) Application Discovery
5 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (12.00%) High Availability
6 3 (12.00%) Open Source
6 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
6 3 (12.00%) Security Patching
7 2 (8.00%) Change Management
7 2 (8.00%) ITIL V3
7 2 (8.00%) Load Balancing
7 2 (8.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) C
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 14 (56.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.00%) KVM
2 1 (4.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Oracle
2 15 (60.00%) TIBCO
3 14 (56.00%) HP
3 14 (56.00%) VMware
4 12 (48.00%) Cisco
4 12 (48.00%) F5
4 12 (48.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (16.00%) CA
6 2 (8.00%) PlateSpin
7 1 (4.00%) Brocade
7 1 (4.00%) Citrix
7 1 (4.00%) EMC
7 1 (4.00%) Sun
7 1 (4.00%) Veritas