The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LPAR in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LPAR over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LPAR
Rank - 198 -
Contract jobs citing LPAR 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.037% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.098% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £313 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £490 £425 £300
% change year-on-year
+15.29% +41.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
LPAR
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1293 2033 2394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 37.04% 37.18% 38.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1050 1555 1781
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 28 37
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.35 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.80% -14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £15.26 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £80.95 £41.52
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £18.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.87% -5.60%

LPAR
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LPAR across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

LPAR Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

LPAR
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

LPAR Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

LPAR
Top 4 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing LPAR also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LPAR.

1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) HACMP
1 1 (100.00%) Migration

LPAR
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing LPAR also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LPAR. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration