The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chichester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - - 3
Contract jobs citing LINQ 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chichester - - 16.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- +32.81%
LINQ
West 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 Chichester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chichester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chichester 42.86% 50.00% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Average daily rate £300 £550 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% +120.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%