The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 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
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 - 27
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing HPUX 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.63% - 3.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.63% - 8.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £450
% change year-on-year +3.33% -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 Watford with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Watford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 38 24 56
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 23.90% 17.78% 35.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 10 18
Median daily rate £350 £210 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +66.66% -32.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £110 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £345
% change year-on-year +3.44% +5.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.53% -13.33%  
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 Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford 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 Watford

HPUX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HPUX in Watford

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

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) JDBC
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSD
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) RAD
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Log4j
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD

HPUX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Log4j
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Mockito
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) JDBC
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Spring Boot
1 1 (100.00%) Spring Security
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSD
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Dependency Management
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) RAD
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Talend