The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LPAR in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LPAR over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LPAR
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing LPAR 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £503 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+18.23% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
LPAR
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
61 80 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 20.33% 29.20% 20.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 59 45
Median daily rate £313 £303 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.30% -24.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £182 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £448 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.63 £17.92 £15.18
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -14.28%

LPAR
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing LPAR as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

LPAR Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

LPAR
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing LPAR across the Cardiff region.

LPAR Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff