The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 31 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing LINQ 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.22% 0.37% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.80% 1.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £34.00 -
LINQ
East Midlands

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 Leicestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
79 91 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 32.11% 33.58% 34.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 72 50
Median daily rate £300 £285 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £240 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £353 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 16
Median hourly rate £39.00 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

LINQ
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

LINQ Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

LINQ
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Leicester 0 3 - -
LINQ
East Midlands

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) HTML
1 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 16 (100.00%) HTML5
2 14 (87.50%) .NET
3 13 (81.25%) Windows
3 13 (81.25%) Responsive Web Design
3 13 (81.25%) Sass
3 13 (81.25%) AngularJS
3 13 (81.25%) Git (software)
3 13 (81.25%) RESTful
3 13 (81.25%) Windows 10
3 13 (81.25%) git-flow
3 13 (81.25%) Aurelia
3 13 (81.25%) jspm
4 12 (75.00%) Entity Framework
4 12 (75.00%) Node.js
5 11 (68.75%) TypeScript
6 9 (56.25%) Material Design
6 9 (56.25%) Windows Phone
6 9 (56.25%) ECMAScript
7 4 (25.00%) Scrum
7 4 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (25.00%) User Stories
7 4 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
8 3 (18.75%) CSS
8 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (18.75%) WCF
8 3 (18.75%) jQuery
8 3 (18.75%) WinForms

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (81.25%) Git (software)
1 13 (81.25%) git-flow
1 13 (81.25%) jspm
2 3 (18.75%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (81.25%) Applications Developer
3 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 2 (12.50%) WinForms Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# WCF Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (6.25%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) HTML
1 16 (100.00%) HTML5
2 14 (87.50%) .NET
3 13 (81.25%) AngularJS
3 13 (81.25%) Aurelia
3 13 (81.25%) RESTful
3 13 (81.25%) Sass
4 12 (75.00%) Entity Framework
4 12 (75.00%) Node.js
5 9 (56.25%) Material Design
6 4 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (18.75%) CSS
7 3 (18.75%) jQuery
7 3 (18.75%) WCF
7 3 (18.75%) WinForms
8 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
8 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (6.25%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
1 13 (81.25%) Windows 10
2 9 (56.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (25.00%) Scrum
2 4 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (6.25%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (68.75%) TypeScript
3 9 (56.25%) ECMAScript
4 3 (18.75%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland