The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - - 28
Contract jobs citing LINQ 0 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire - - 3.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 16.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Median daily rate - - £260
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.25 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- +19.53%
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
34 54 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 17.80% 22.04% 22.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 25 38
Median daily rate £238 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.92% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Derbyshire 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 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