The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 31 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing LINQ 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 0.97% 0.89% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.25% 2.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £305 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.25 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- +19.53%
LINQ
East Sussex

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 Brighton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
89 74 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 43.20% 33.04% 31.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 46 27
Median daily rate £425 £300 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £340 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Brighton 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 Brighton

LINQ
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

LINQ Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

LINQ
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing LINQ 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 Brighton region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) LINQ to SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 2 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) QA

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (100.00%) LINQ to SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA