The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 35 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing LINQ 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 0.38% 2.08% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.72% 10.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£330 £260 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £33.75 £29.96
% change year-on-year
+25.92% +12.65%
LINQ
East Midlands

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 Derbyshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
58 47 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 22.14% 19.58% 18.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 34 19
Average daily rate £325 £289 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.55% +0.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

LINQ
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

LINQ Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

LINQ
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

LINQ Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

LINQ
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby - - - - 2
Matlock - - - -
LINQ
East Midlands

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ to SQL
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET 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%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ to SQL
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript