Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LPAR in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LPAR over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

LPAR
England > London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 631 614 595
Rank change year-on-year -17 -19 +18
Contract jobs citing LPAR 3 1 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.006% 0.002% 0.032%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.016% 0.006% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 15
London median daily rate £350 £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -15.15% +46.67%
10th Percentile £310 £325 £310
90th Percentile £390 £375 £450
England median daily rate £315 £463 £413
% change year-on-year -31.89% +12.12% +26.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

LPAR is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 18382 16529 17361
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.06% 36.79% 37.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13171 11709 12204
London median daily rate £500 £475 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%
10th Percentile £313 £290 £275
90th Percentile £680 £650 £650
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 225 252 304
London median hourly rate £21.30 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.50% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £46.50 £50.00 £49.25
England median hourly rate £20.55 £20.75 £19.08
% change year-on-year -0.96% +8.75% +6.00%

LPAR
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing LPAR as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for LPAR in London

LPAR
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LPAR in London

LPAR
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LPAR in London

LPAR
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LPAR within the London region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London - 1 £400 -
LPAR
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for LPAR.

1 3 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) iSeries
3 1 (33.33%) PowerHA
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Flash
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Control-M
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management

LPAR
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (33.33%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) AIX Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Server Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) AIX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) PowerHA
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Control-M
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM