The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LPAR in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LPAR over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LPAR
Rank - - 68
Contract jobs citing LPAR 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £485 £413 £320
% change year-on-year
+17.57% +28.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
LPAR
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
218 244 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 28.27% 26.61% 28.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 152 120
Median daily rate £400 £413 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 12
Median hourly rate £20.78 £16.84 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.39% +5.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.36 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £17.50 £35.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -12.19%

LPAR
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

LPAR Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

LPAR
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

LPAR Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire