The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank - 52 64
Contract jobs citing LINQ 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.66% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.56% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £330 £242
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.60 - -

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 Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
165 156 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 29.26% 25.57% 27.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 85 138
Median daily rate £350 £300 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £225 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £375 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Median hourly rate £17.32 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.38 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +13.97%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow 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 Glasgow

LINQ
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

LINQ Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

LINQ
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

LINQ Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing LINQ 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) OOP
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) GitHub
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) Kendo UI
1 3 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (100.00%) User Stories
1 3 (100.00%) YouTrack
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (66.67%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (33.33%) VLE
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) GitHub
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (100.00%) YouTrack
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Web Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior .NET Web Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Web Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Web Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Kendo UI
1 3 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Code First Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) VLE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) OOP
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) User Stories
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Telerik