Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for HPUX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HPUX over the 6 months to 22 November 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 206 168
Rank change year-on-year +32 -38 -30
Contract jobs citing HPUX 14 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.15% 0.082%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.51% 0.86% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 1
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £325 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% +13.04% +21.05%
10th Percentile £363 £313 £281
90th Percentile £406 £338 £294
England median daily rate £375 £380 £423
% change year-on-year -1.32% -10.17% +21.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £31.15 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year -22.13% +53.85% -31.13%

HPUX is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 928 1044 829
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 19.19% 16.85% 16.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 533 554 358
West Midlands median daily rate £370 £400 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.50% +18.96% +4.26%
10th Percentile £155 £182 £145
90th Percentile £563 £519 £475
England median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 104 122
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.57% -3.11% -3.67%
10th Percentile £10.70 £10.08 £10.33
90th Percentile £34.37 £36.50 £21.45
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +6.06% - +4.90%

HPUX
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing HPUX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for HPUX in the West Midlands

HPUX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HPUX in the West Midlands

HPUX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HPUX in the West Midlands

HPUX
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HPUX within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Shropshire +22 7 £393 -
Herefordshire - 5 £375 -
Birmingham +8 2 £390 +20.00%
HPUX
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for HPUX.

1 14 (100.00%) Unix
2 10 (71.43%) Linux
3 9 (64.29%) Windows
4 8 (57.14%) Shell Script
5 7 (50.00%) HP
5 7 (50.00%) Solaris
6 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
6 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
7 5 (35.71%) DV Cleared
7 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (35.71%) Windows 2000 Server
7 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2000
7 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
7 5 (35.71%) Perl
7 5 (35.71%) Sun
7 5 (35.71%) Samba
8 4 (28.57%) AIX
8 4 (28.57%) Capacity Management
9 3 (21.43%) NFS
9 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
9 3 (21.43%) SQL
9 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
10 2 (14.29%) Middleware
10 2 (14.29%) webMethods
10 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
10 2 (14.29%) HTTP
10 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (14.29%) TDD

HPUX
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2000
1 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) JBoss
2 2 (14.29%) Mule
2 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle 10gAS
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) IaaS
1 2 (14.29%) PaaS
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) HTTP
1 2 (14.29%) SSL
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) OLAP
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 2 (14.29%) Maven
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Administrator
1 4 (28.57%) Unix Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) HPUX Systems Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) AIX Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Messaging Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Middleware Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Capacity Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SQL DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (14.29%) Java EE
1 2 (14.29%) Java SE
1 2 (14.29%) JSON
1 2 (14.29%) JSON Schema
1 2 (14.29%) Middleware
1 2 (14.29%) OAuth
1 2 (14.29%) REST
1 2 (14.29%) SOAP
1 2 (14.29%) Spring
1 2 (14.29%) Spring Boot
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
1 2 (14.29%) WSDL
1 2 (14.29%) XML
1 2 (14.29%) XSLT
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) DHTML
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) MDX
2 1 (7.14%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Unix
2 10 (71.43%) Linux
3 9 (64.29%) Windows
4 7 (50.00%) Solaris
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
6 5 (35.71%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (28.57%) AIX
8 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (28.57%) Capacity Management
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) API Design
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (14.29%) Critical Success Factor
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps
3 2 (14.29%) High Availability
3 2 (14.29%) Kanban
3 2 (14.29%) Microservices
3 2 (14.29%) OO
3 2 (14.29%) Scrum
3 2 (14.29%) Sequence Diagram
3 2 (14.29%) TDD
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Shell Script
2 5 (35.71%) Perl
3 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) Groovy
4 2 (14.29%) Java
4 2 (14.29%) XPath
5 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 5 (35.71%) DV Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
1 1 (7.14%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Samba
2 3 (21.43%) NFS
3 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Ansible
1 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) HP
2 5 (35.71%) Sun
3 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
4 2 (14.29%) IBM
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle
4 2 (14.29%) webMethods
4 2 (14.29%) WSO2
5 1 (7.14%) 3PAR
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco
5 1 (7.14%) Hitachi
5 1 (7.14%) Informatica
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.14%) NetApp
5 1 (7.14%) VMware