The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 22 July 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
22 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 109 - 78
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LINQ 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.069% - 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% - 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £300 - £255
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £34.00 -
LINQ
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
586 464 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 40.19% 28.73% 32.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 346 237
Median daily rate £400 £333 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.30% +9.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £17.50 £37.04 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.75% +184.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 Leeds

LINQ
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

LINQ Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Leeds region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) GitHub
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Software Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Software Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Angular Developer
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle