The table below looks at the prevalence of the term DLPAR in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DLPAR over the 3 months to 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Logical Partitioning
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing DLPAR 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16608 16075 15635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.29% 31.16% 32.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 10701 10009 9460
Average daily rate £425 £420 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 676 683 650
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £11.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.55 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

DLPAR
Jobs Demand Trend

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

DLPAR Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DLPAR
Daily Rate Trend

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

DLPAR Daily Rate Trend in the UK

DLPAR
Top 20 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
1 6 (100.00%) AIX
1 6 (100.00%) HACMP
1 6 (100.00%) IBM
1 6 (100.00%) Migration
2 4 (66.67%) LPAR
2 4 (66.67%) Legato
2 4 (66.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) DB2
2 4 (66.67%) SAP
2 4 (66.67%) High Availability
2 4 (66.67%) PowerHA
2 4 (66.67%) IBM PureFlex
3 2 (33.33%) ServiceNow
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (33.33%) Ingres
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) CA Wily

DLPAR
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) DB2
2 2 (33.33%) Ingres
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Unix Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) AIX Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Migration Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) HACMP
2 4 (66.67%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) AIX
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Migration
2 4 (66.67%) High Availability
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Legato
1 4 (66.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (33.33%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) IBM
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) SAP
3 2 (33.33%) ServiceNow
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