The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term LPAR in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LPAR over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Hampshire region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LPAR
Rank 107 120 100
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -20
Contract jobs citing LPAR 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.20% 0.058% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.91% 0.28% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate £300 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -18.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £463 £340
% change year-on-year
-35.13% +36.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Miscellaneous Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
439 352 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 21.82% 20.30% 19.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 208 136
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £227 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £494 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 44 66
Average hourly rate £36.75 £27.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.63% -11.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.15 £12.50 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.18 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -20.00%
LPAR
South East

LPAR
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

LPAR Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

LPAR
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

LPAR Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

LPAR
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing LPAR across the Hampshire region.

LPAR Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

LPAR
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) AIX
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) REXX
1 4 (100.00%) HACMP
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2

LPAR
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) IT Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) REXX
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) IBM