The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LPAR in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LPAR over the 3 months to 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LPAR
Rank 72 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LPAR 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.16% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.62% - -
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
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
161 217 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 25.39% 27.75% 18.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 132 74
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £185 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £495 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 11
Median hourly rate £13.50 £18.18 £21.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.74% -13.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.63 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.81 £34.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.90 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+16.40% -7.23%

LPAR
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

LPAR Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

LPAR
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

LPAR Daily Rate Trend in Wales

LPAR
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 2 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
South Wales - 1 £350 -
LPAR
UK

LPAR
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 2 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 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 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