The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 17 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing LINQ 11 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 7.14% 0.53% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.18% 2.04% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £463 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.14% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- +32.81%
LINQ
Leicestershire

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 Leicester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
68 49 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 44.16% 25.93% 40.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 28 38
Median daily rate £338 £318 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.29% +9.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 22
Median hourly rate £40.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £31.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £35.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicester 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 Leicester

LINQ
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

LINQ Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

LINQ
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Leicester region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 14 (100.00%) RESTful
1 14 (100.00%) HTML5
1 14 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 14 (100.00%) Node.js
1 14 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 14 (100.00%) Sass
1 14 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 14 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 14 (100.00%) git-flow
1 14 (100.00%) Aurelia
1 14 (100.00%) jspm
2 13 (92.86%) TypeScript
3 11 (78.57%) ECMAScript
4 10 (71.43%) Windows Phone
5 6 (42.86%) Disclosure Scotland
5 6 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (28.57%) User Stories
6 4 (28.57%) Scrum
7 1 (7.14%) Bower

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 14 (100.00%) Node.js
Development Applications
1 14 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 14 (100.00%) git-flow
1 14 (100.00%) jspm
2 1 (7.14%) Bower
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 14 (100.00%) Aurelia
1 14 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) HTML5
1 14 (100.00%) RESTful
1 14 (100.00%) Sass
2 6 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Windows 10
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (28.57%) Scrum
2 4 (28.57%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (92.86%) TypeScript
3 11 (78.57%) ECMAScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) Disclosure Scotland