The table below looks at the statistics for LINQPad 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 LINQPad over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LINQPad
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Contract jobs citing LINQPad 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
LINQPad
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7565 6545 6218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.76% 12.91% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5174 4239 4074
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 131 120
Average hourly rate £42.45 £37.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.72% -5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.60 £25.95 £31.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £47.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.29% -3.89%