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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank - - 34
Contract jobs citing LINQ 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke - - 1.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £351
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.60 - -

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
37 30 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 17.62% 12.61% 33.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 17 41
Median daily rate £350 £300 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £280 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.38 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +13.97%

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