The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 51 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing LINQ 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.49% 0.52% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.44% 2.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £508 £288 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+76.52% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
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 Coventry region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
139 85 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 33.74% 22.08% 23.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 61 48
Median daily rate £500 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £23.00 - £22.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +15.67%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Coventry 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 Coventry

LINQ
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

LINQ Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 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 Coventry region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Database Optimisation
2 2 (66.67%) Low Latency
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) Memory Management
2 2 (66.67%) NHibernate
2 2 (66.67%) ADO.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) N-Tier
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Architect
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Architect
2 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) ADO.NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) NHibernate
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) N-Tier
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Database Optimisation
2 2 (66.67%) Low Latency
2 2 (66.67%) Memory Management
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) SAP