The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - - 32
Contract jobs citing LINQ 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester - - 0.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £317
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -5.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.25 £33.62
% change year-on-year
+23.89% -15.96%
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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
27 103 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 22.88% 54.21% 40.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 39 26
Average daily rate £275 £263 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 28
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LINQ across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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