The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - 53 42
Contract jobs citing LINQ 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 0.40% 0.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.46% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £275 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £37.50
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
89 137 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 19.82% 27.40% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 99 24
Average daily rate £415 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £338 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £431 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £83.50 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LINQ across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago