The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 20 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LINQ 2 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.82% - 2.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.14% - 8.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 8
Average daily rate
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£450 - £608
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.25 £33.62
% change year-on-year
+23.89% -15.96%
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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 Canary Wharf region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
28 89 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 25.45% 45.18% 27.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 62 67
Average daily rate £450 £615 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.82% +11.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £500 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LINQ across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

LINQ
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

LINQ Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

LINQ
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing LINQ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LINQ.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Hedge funds
1 2 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing LINQ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LINQ. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
1 2 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL