The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 49 49 64
Rank change year-on-year
0 +15
Contract jobs citing LINQ 2 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.39% 1.17% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.14% 3.74% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £338 - £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -1.53%
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 Cambridgeshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
175 187 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 33.91% 31.38% 36.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 113 142
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 9
Median hourly rate £16.50 £55.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +25.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £38.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +13.23%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

LINQ
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

LINQ Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

LINQ
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing LINQ across the Cambridgeshire region.

LINQ Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

LINQ
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough - 1 £325 -
LINQ
East of England

LINQ
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) Angular 2
3 1 (25.00%) Node.js
3 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (25.00%) MVC

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Angular 2
3 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (25.00%) Node.js
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft