The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 49 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing LINQ 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.11% 0.20% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.46% 0.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Median daily rate £330 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.00
LINQ
South West

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 Gloucestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
112 175 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 24.78% 35.43% 23.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 108 63
Median daily rate £370 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £276 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 1
Median hourly rate - £43.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +32.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

LINQ
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

LINQ Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

LINQ
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

LINQ Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

LINQ
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Cirencester - 1 £320 -
Gloucester - 1 £400 -
LINQ
South West

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (91.67%) .NET
3 10 (83.33%) HTML
3 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 10 (83.33%) SQL
3 10 (83.33%) CSS
3 10 (83.33%) jQuery
3 10 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (83.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 9 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (75.00%) Dapper ORM
4 9 (75.00%) HTML5
4 9 (75.00%) JSON
4 9 (75.00%) WCF
4 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (75.00%) MVC
5 8 (66.67%) .NET Framework
5 8 (66.67%) Entity Framework
5 8 (66.67%) Twitter
6 7 (58.33%) AngularJS
6 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (58.33%) T-SQL
7 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
7 6 (50.00%) RedGate
7 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 4 (33.33%) Finance
9 4 (33.33%) OO
9 4 (33.33%) Web Services

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (16.67%) Selenium
2 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) .NET Developer
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 5 (41.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) CSS
2 10 (83.33%) HTML
2 10 (83.33%) jQuery
2 10 (83.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 9 (75.00%) Dapper ORM
3 9 (75.00%) HTML5
3 9 (75.00%) JSON
3 9 (75.00%) WCF
4 8 (66.67%) .NET Framework
4 8 (66.67%) Entity Framework
5 7 (58.33%) AngularJS
5 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 4 (33.33%) Web Services
9 2 (16.67%) WebSockets
10 1 (8.33%) Ajax
10 1 (8.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) MVC
2 4 (33.33%) OO
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) UML
4 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) OOP
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) Workflow
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) OOD
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (8.33%) C
4 1 (8.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) MISRA
1 1 (8.33%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Twitter
2 6 (50.00%) RedGate
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft