Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LPAR in contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LPAR over the 6 months to 23 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 211 173
Contract jobs citing LPAR 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.016% 0.061%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.058% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
West Midlands median daily rate - £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.03% +26.92%
England median daily rate £358 £463 £413
% change year-on-year -22.70% +12.12% +26.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands 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 the West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1356 1726 1370
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 28.00% 27.91% 27.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 870 1052 811
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £395 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.90% +8.97% +3.57%
10th Percentile £213 £213 £213
90th Percentile £525 £541 £518
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 84 108
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £16.25 £17.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -4.69% -13.67%
10th Percentile £10.30 £10.83 £11.00
90th Percentile £34.50 £42.63 £43.75
England median hourly rate £20.60 £20.50 £19.09
% change year-on-year +0.49% +7.41% +6.03%

LPAR
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing LPAR as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for LPAR in the West Midlands

LPAR
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LPAR in the West Midlands

LPAR
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LPAR in the West Midlands