The table below looks at the prevalence of the term DLPAR in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DLPAR over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Logical Partitioning
Rank - 552 561
Contract jobs citing DLPAR 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.002% 0.012%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.006% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - £195
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16422 15385 15284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.01% 32.13% 30.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 10474 9830 9143
Average daily rate £418 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.21% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 676 637 740
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -11.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -14.28%

DLPAR
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

DLPAR Jobs Demand Trend in England

DLPAR
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

DLPAR Daily Rate Trend in England

DLPAR
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DLPAR within the England region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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DLPAR
Top 22 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing DLPAR 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 DLPAR.

1 4 (100.00%) AIX
1 4 (100.00%) HACMP
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) LPAR
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) SSH
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (25.00%) LDAP
3 1 (25.00%) Kerberos
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management

DLPAR
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing DLPAR 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 DLPAR. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) SSH
2 1 (25.00%) LDAP
2 1 (25.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) AIX Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX Technical Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) HACMP
2 3 (75.00%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) AIX
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) IBM