The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
England / London
Rank 370 341 343
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +2
Contract jobs citing LINQ 33 70 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.33% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.49% 1.03% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 50 53
Median daily rate £425 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £311 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £578 £574
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £38.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.60 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-74.22% -

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6701 6771 6307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.50% 32.38% 30.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5033 5026 4739
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £583
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 46 30
Median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £24.23 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

LINQ
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

LINQ Daily Rate Trend in London

LINQ
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LINQ across the London region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

LINQ Daily Rate Histogram in London

LINQ
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing LINQ across the London region.

LINQ Hourly Rate Trend in London

LINQ
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the London region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
City of London -20 11 £463 -7.50% 7
Docklands, London - 3 - -
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 72 (98.63%) C#
2 70 (95.89%) .NET
3 53 (72.60%) SQL Server
4 43 (58.90%) MVC
5 39 (53.42%) HTML
5 39 (53.42%) JavaScript
6 37 (50.68%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (49.32%) SQL
7 36 (49.32%) ASP.NET
8 30 (41.10%) WPF
9 29 (39.73%) .NET Framework
10 28 (38.36%) CSS
11 27 (36.99%) jQuery
12 24 (32.88%) Microsoft
13 23 (31.51%) TDD
13 23 (31.51%) HTML5
14 22 (30.14%) WCF
15 20 (27.40%) T-SQL
15 20 (27.40%) Git (software)
15 20 (27.40%) Team Foundation Server
16 18 (24.66%) ASP.NET Web API
16 18 (24.66%) XML
17 17 (23.29%) Visual Studio
17 17 (23.29%) Finance
17 17 (23.29%) ASP.NET MVC
18 16 (21.92%) Entity Framework
19 15 (20.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 14 (19.18%) MongoDB
20 14 (19.18%) Web Services
21 13 (17.81%) MS Excel

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 9 (12.33%) CMS
2 8 (10.96%) Confluence
3 7 (9.59%) IIS
3 7 (9.59%) SharePoint
3 7 (9.59%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (6.85%) Apache
5 2 (2.74%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.74%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.37%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (17.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.37%) GitHub
3 1 (1.37%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.96%) HTTP
2 1 (1.37%) Internet
2 1 (1.37%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (72.60%) SQL Server
2 14 (19.18%) MongoDB
3 12 (16.44%) NoSQL
4 10 (13.70%) Couchbase
5 7 (9.59%) Relational Database
6 6 (8.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (6.85%) Qlik Sense
8 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (2.74%) InterSystems Cache
10 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database
10 2 (2.74%) QlikView
10 2 (2.74%) RDBMS
10 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (1.37%) DTS
11 1 (1.37%) Hadoop
11 1 (1.37%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 20 (27.40%) Git (software)
1 20 (27.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (23.29%) Visual Studio
3 10 (13.70%) JIRA
4 9 (12.33%) Bower
4 9 (12.33%) gulp
4 9 (12.33%) Karma Test Runner
4 9 (12.33%) Mocha
4 9 (12.33%) Protractor
4 9 (12.33%) Sinon.JS
5 8 (10.96%) Subversion
6 4 (5.48%) TeamCity
7 3 (4.11%) NUnit
8 2 (2.74%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (2.74%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.37%) CruiseControl
9 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.37%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.37%) MSBuild
General
1 17 (23.29%) Finance
2 8 (10.96%) Banking
3 7 (9.59%) Financial Institution
3 7 (9.59%) Retail
4 6 (8.22%) Advertising
4 6 (8.22%) Front Office
5 2 (2.74%) Back Office
5 2 (2.74%) Electronics
5 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.74%) Marketing
5 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.37%) Legal
Job Titles
1 65 (89.04%) Developer
2 25 (34.25%) C# Developer
3 24 (32.88%) .NET Developer
4 11 (15.07%) Senior Developer
4 11 (15.07%) SQL Developer
5 10 (13.70%) Angular Developer
6 9 (12.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 9 (12.33%) Sitecore Developer
7 7 (9.59%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (8.22%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (6.85%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (6.85%) Senior C# Developer
9 5 (6.85%) WPF Developer
10 4 (5.48%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (5.48%) C# WPF Developer
11 3 (4.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Developer
11 3 (4.11%) Web Developer
12 2 (2.74%) Agile .NET Developer
12 2 (2.74%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (95.89%) .NET
2 39 (53.42%) HTML
3 36 (49.32%) ASP.NET
4 30 (41.10%) WPF
5 29 (39.73%) .NET Framework
6 28 (38.36%) CSS
7 27 (36.99%) jQuery
8 23 (31.51%) HTML5
9 22 (30.14%) WCF
10 18 (24.66%) ASP.NET Web API
10 18 (24.66%) XML
11 17 (23.29%) ASP.NET MVC
12 16 (21.92%) Entity Framework
13 15 (20.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 14 (19.18%) Web Services
15 13 (17.81%) AngularJS
15 13 (17.81%) JSON
15 13 (17.81%) RESTful
16 11 (15.07%) Ajax
16 11 (15.07%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) User Experience
2 8 (10.96%) Computer Science
2 8 (10.96%) Equities
2 8 (10.96%) Mathematics
3 7 (9.59%) Fixed Income
4 6 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.11%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.74%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.74%) Clustering
6 2 (2.74%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.74%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.37%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.37%) Derivative
7 1 (1.37%) e-Learning
7 1 (1.37%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.37%) Learning Management System
7 1 (1.37%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.37%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.37%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.96%) Windows
2 6 (8.22%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.74%) CentOS
3 2 (2.74%) Linux
4 1 (1.37%) Android
4 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (58.90%) MVC
2 37 (50.68%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (31.51%) TDD
4 12 (16.44%) Scrum
5 11 (15.07%) BDD
5 11 (15.07%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (15.07%) Front End Development
5 11 (15.07%) OO
5 11 (15.07%) Responsive Web Design
6 10 (13.70%) MVVM
6 10 (13.70%) OOP
6 10 (13.70%) Unit Testing
6 10 (13.70%) Workflow
7 9 (12.33%) Multithreading
7 9 (12.33%) Service Design
8 8 (10.96%) DevOps
9 7 (9.59%) Asset Management
10 6 (8.22%) SOA
11 5 (6.85%) Content Management
11 5 (6.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 72 (98.63%) C#
2 39 (53.42%) JavaScript
3 36 (49.32%) SQL
4 20 (27.40%) T-SQL
5 6 (8.22%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.11%) VBA
6 3 (4.11%) XAML
7 2 (2.74%) Java
8 1 (1.37%) C
8 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.37%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.37%) VB
8 1 (1.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (15.07%) Degree
2 6 (8.22%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.11%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (2.74%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) Basel III
1 5 (6.85%) CRD IV
1 5 (6.85%) QA
System Software
1 9 (12.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 24 (32.88%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.70%) Sitecore
3 4 (5.48%) Infragistics
4 3 (4.11%) Atlassian
4 3 (4.11%) Oracle
4 3 (4.11%) Xamarin
5 2 (2.74%) OpenText
5 2 (2.74%) RedDot
5 2 (2.74%) SAP
6 1 (1.37%) DevExpress
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