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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LINQ to SQL over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LINQ to SQL (L2S)
Rank 567 617 602
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -15
Contract jobs citing LINQ to SQL 36 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.079% 0.008% 0.023%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% 0.027% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 2 12
Median daily rate £375 £355 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +11.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £331 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £379 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £290 £300
% change year-on-year
+29.31% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
14233 14747 13901
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.04% 29.28% 26.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 9892 10332 9643
Median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 236 161
Median hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

LINQ to SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing LINQ to SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ to SQL within the England region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East - 28 £375 - 2
South West - 3 £375 -
East of England - 3 £400 -
London +5 1 £325 -8.45%
North West - 1 £325 - 2
LINQ to SQL
UK

LINQ to SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing LINQ to SQL 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 England region with a requirement for LINQ to SQL.

1 62 (98.41%) SQL
1 62 (98.41%) .NET
2 61 (96.83%) LINQ
3 55 (87.30%) C#
4 51 (80.95%) SQL Server
4 51 (80.95%) XML
5 50 (79.37%) Team Foundation Server
6 47 (74.60%) ASP.NET
7 42 (66.67%) OOP
8 41 (65.08%) CSS
8 41 (65.08%) HTML
8 41 (65.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 39 (61.90%) WCF
9 39 (61.90%) N-Tier
10 38 (60.32%) VB.NET
11 34 (53.97%) OWASP
12 33 (52.38%) Secure Coding
12 33 (52.38%) IIS
13 30 (47.62%) Web Services
14 28 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
15 25 (39.68%) MVC
16 24 (38.10%) JavaScript
17 23 (36.51%) jQuery
18 20 (31.75%) Ajax
19 19 (30.16%) HTML5
20 18 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
20 18 (28.57%) Windows
21 17 (26.98%) CMS
21 17 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
21 17 (26.98%) Content Management

LINQ to SQL
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 33 (52.38%) IIS
2 17 (26.98%) CMS
2 17 (26.98%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.11%) Boomi
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) ATM
1 1 (1.59%) BIG-IP
1 1 (1.59%) DNS
1 1 (1.59%) DSL
1 1 (1.59%) Firewall
1 1 (1.59%) Frame Relay
1 1 (1.59%) ISDN
1 1 (1.59%) LAN
1 1 (1.59%) MPLS
1 1 (1.59%) NetScreen
1 1 (1.59%) SONET
1 1 (1.59%) SSL
1 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.59%) tcpdump
1 1 (1.59%) VLAN
1 1 (1.59%) VPN
1 1 (1.59%) WAN
1 1 (1.59%) Wireless
1 1 (1.59%) Wireshark
1 1 (1.59%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (80.95%) SQL Server
2 28 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (22.22%) MongoDB
5 9 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (12.70%) MS Access
7 5 (7.94%) DB2
8 1 (1.59%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.59%) QlikView
8 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 50 (79.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (7.94%) NUnit
3 4 (6.35%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.59%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.59%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (1.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 61 (96.83%) Developer
2 47 (74.60%) .NET Developer
3 15 (23.81%) Sitecore Developer
4 13 (20.63%) CMS Developer
5 10 (15.87%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (15.87%) C# Developer
6 8 (12.70%) Access Developer
7 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Developer
8 5 (7.94%) HTML CSS Developer
8 5 (7.94%) HTML Developer
9 4 (6.35%) XML Developer
10 3 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (4.76%) Senior Developer
10 3 (4.76%) SQL Developer
10 3 (4.76%) Web Content Developer
11 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Developer
11 2 (3.17%) Systems Developer
12 1 (1.59%) Network Engineer
12 1 (1.59%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (98.41%) .NET
2 61 (96.83%) LINQ
3 51 (80.95%) XML
4 47 (74.60%) ASP.NET
5 41 (65.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 41 (65.08%) CSS
5 41 (65.08%) HTML
6 39 (61.90%) WCF
7 30 (47.62%) Web Services
8 23 (36.51%) jQuery
9 20 (31.75%) Ajax
10 19 (30.16%) HTML5
11 15 (23.81%) Entity Framework
12 14 (22.22%) .NET Framework
13 11 (17.46%) JSON
14 4 (6.35%) WPF
15 1 (1.59%) AngularJS
15 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
15 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 1 (1.59%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 39 (61.90%) N-Tier
2 7 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (66.67%) OOP
2 34 (53.97%) OWASP
3 33 (52.38%) Secure Coding
4 25 (39.68%) MVC
5 17 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (26.98%) Content Management
6 16 (25.40%) Scrum
6 16 (25.40%) TDD
7 15 (23.81%) Multithreaded Programming
7 15 (23.81%) Multithreading
8 14 (22.22%) Kanban
9 11 (17.46%) Concurrent Programming
10 8 (12.70%) Analytics
11 7 (11.11%) Data Management
11 7 (11.11%) Migration
12 4 (6.35%) MVVM
13 3 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
13 3 (4.76%) Web Development
14 1 (1.59%) Mentoring
14 1 (1.59%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 62 (98.41%) SQL
2 55 (87.30%) C#
3 38 (60.32%) VB.NET
4 24 (38.10%) JavaScript
5 8 (12.70%) VBA
6 2 (3.17%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.59%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.59%) CCIE
1 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 17 (26.98%) Sitecore
2 11 (17.46%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.11%) Dell
4 1 (1.59%) Blue Coat
4 1 (1.59%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.59%) Cisco
4 1 (1.59%) F5
4 1 (1.59%) Juniper
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