The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - 41 24
Contract jobs citing LINQ 0 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton - 2.75% 4.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 7.22% 12.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £37.50
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
79 97 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 53.74% 38.04% 36.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 57 32
Average daily rate £338 £290 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LINQ across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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