The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ to SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LINQ to SQL over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LINQ to SQL (L2S)
Rank 565 565 517
Rank change year-on-year
0 -48
Contract jobs citing LINQ to SQL 18 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.034% 0.021%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.12% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 3
Average daily rate
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£350 £275 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -19.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £230 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £325 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £275 £225
% change year-on-year
+31.81% +22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £37.23
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £28.73
LINQ to SQL
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13693 13713 11856
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.10% 27.27% 27.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8983 9024 7581
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 205 335
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.80 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.82 £52.50 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

LINQ to SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

LINQ to SQL Jobs Demand Trend in England

LINQ to SQL
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

LINQ to SQL Daily Rate Trend in England

LINQ to SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LINQ to SQL across the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

LINQ to SQL Daily Rate Histogram in England

LINQ to SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

LINQ to SQL Hourly Rate Trend in England

LINQ to SQL
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ to SQL within the England region over the 3 months to 24 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
London +7 9 £350 - 4
South West - 5 £400 - 1
North West -19 2 £325 +18.18%
Yorkshire -19 1 £240 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
LINQ to SQL
UK

LINQ to SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing LINQ to SQL 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 to SQL.

1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (97.14%) C#
3 33 (94.29%) .NET Framework
4 31 (88.57%) SQL Server
5 30 (85.71%) SQL
5 30 (85.71%) LINQ
5 30 (85.71%) MVC
5 30 (85.71%) Entity Framework
6 29 (82.86%) ASP.NET
7 28 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 27 (77.14%) JavaScript
9 24 (68.57%) jQuery
10 22 (62.86%) WCF
10 22 (62.86%) CSS
10 22 (62.86%) HTML
11 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (40.00%) TDD
13 13 (37.14%) Visual Studio
13 13 (37.14%) OO
13 13 (37.14%) OOD
14 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
14 12 (34.29%) E-Commerce
14 12 (34.29%) Ajax
14 12 (34.29%) HTML5
14 12 (34.29%) CSS3
15 11 (31.43%) SQL Server 2008
15 11 (31.43%) MSMQ
16 10 (28.57%) Oracle
16 10 (28.57%) Web Services
16 10 (28.57%) BDD

LINQ to SQL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing LINQ to SQL 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 to SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.43%) Node.js
2 2 (5.71%) IIS
3 1 (2.86%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.86%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (88.57%) SQL Server
2 11 (31.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.86%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (37.14%) Visual Studio
2 8 (22.86%) NUnit
2 8 (22.86%) SpecFlow
3 5 (14.29%) Selenium
3 5 (14.29%) Rhino Mocks
3 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (8.57%) Moq
4 3 (8.57%) Cucumber
5 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 6 (17.14%) Retail
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Law
2 2 (5.71%) Legal
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (82.86%) Developer
2 24 (68.57%) .NET Developer
3 10 (28.57%) C# Developer
3 10 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (22.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Agile .NET Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Development Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Analyst Programmer
5 3 (8.57%) Programmer
5 3 (8.57%) Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Developer
6 2 (5.71%) .NET Development Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Sitecore Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (94.29%) .NET Framework
3 30 (85.71%) LINQ
3 30 (85.71%) Entity Framework
4 29 (82.86%) ASP.NET
5 28 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 24 (68.57%) jQuery
7 22 (62.86%) WCF
7 22 (62.86%) CSS
7 22 (62.86%) HTML
8 12 (34.29%) Ajax
8 12 (34.29%) HTML5
8 12 (34.29%) CSS3
9 11 (31.43%) MSMQ
10 10 (28.57%) Web Services
11 9 (25.71%) XML
11 9 (25.71%) SOAP
12 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 6 (17.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
1 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (85.71%) MVC
2 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (40.00%) TDD
4 13 (37.14%) OO
4 13 (37.14%) OOD
5 12 (34.29%) E-Commerce
6 10 (28.57%) BDD
7 9 (25.71%) Waterfall
8 5 (14.29%) Web Development
9 4 (11.43%) OOP
10 3 (8.57%) OOA/OOD
10 3 (8.57%) Scrum
11 2 (5.71%) Password Management
11 2 (5.71%) Dependency Injection
11 2 (5.71%) Web Accessibility
11 2 (5.71%) Unit Testing
12 1 (2.86%) Integration Testing
12 1 (2.86%) Multithreading
12 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
12 1 (2.86%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 34 (97.14%) C#
2 30 (85.71%) SQL
3 27 (77.14%) JavaScript
4 9 (25.71%) Java
5 7 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 4 (11.43%) XPath
7 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
2 10 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) Sitecore
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