The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LPAR in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LPAR over the 3 months to 30 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
30 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 Chester - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £495 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.47% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
LPAR
Cheshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
51 74 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 25.12% 30.45% 39.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 52 25
Median daily rate £400 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £309 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 6
Median hourly rate £20.78 £16.84 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.39% -48.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.51 £15.00 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £16.84 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.47 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+19.11% -7.65%

LPAR
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

LPAR Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

LPAR
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

LPAR Daily Rate Trend in Chester