The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LPAR in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LPAR over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LPAR
Rank - 423 368
Contract jobs citing LPAR 0 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.004% 0.061%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.011% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Average daily rate
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- £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £210
% change year-on-year
- +66.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
LPAR
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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 London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
8046 9026 7898
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.90% 37.21% 36.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 5780 6286 5484
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 165 206
Average hourly rate £17.00 £23.67 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.17% +15.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%

LPAR
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

LPAR Jobs Demand Trend in London

LPAR
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

LPAR Daily Rate Trend in London

LPAR
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

LPAR Hourly Rate Trend in London

LPAR
Top 17 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (100.00%) HACMP
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) DLPAR
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

LPAR
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) HACMP
1 1 (100.00%) DLPAR
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle