The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LPAR in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LPAR over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LPAR
Rank 63 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LPAR 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.20% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.80% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £490 £425 £300
% change year-on-year
+15.29% +41.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
LPAR
Wales

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

Miscellaneous Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
125 133 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 25.25% 26.87% 20.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 95 63
Median daily rate £325 £344 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% -5.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £185 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 11
Median hourly rate £13.50 £21.00 £21.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -0.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.20 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.63 £34.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -7.31%

LPAR
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

LPAR Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

LPAR
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

LPAR Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

LPAR
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LPAR within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport - 1 £350 -
LPAR
Wales

LPAR
Top 16 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing LPAR also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for LPAR.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (100.00%) nmon
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

LPAR
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) AIX Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Hardware Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) nmon
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware