The first table below looks at the demand for LINQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Dorset region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing LINQ 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £310 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.03% -0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £24.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -31.42%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
57 50 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 25.22% 21.55% 18.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 37 33
Average daily rate £300 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £263 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £500 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +6.15%
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LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

LINQ
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

LINQ Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) OOD
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Ektron
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Telerik
2 1 (50.00%) VB6
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) NHibernate
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET
2 1 (50.00%) HTML

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) NHibernate
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OOD
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) VB6
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Ektron
1 1 (50.00%) Telerik
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft