The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - - 31
Contract jobs citing LINQ 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke - - 1.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £336
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £311
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.00
LINQ
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
26 53 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 16.99% 21.20% 24.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 42 30
Median daily rate £350 £351 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.35% +4.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £451 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 2
Median hourly rate £19.44 £25.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.26% -33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Basingstoke region citing LINQ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

LINQ
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

LINQ Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke