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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 407 363 354
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -9
Contract jobs citing LINQ 36 72 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.31% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% 0.96% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 58 69
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £364 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £625 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.00
LINQ
England

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
7936 7513 7422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.75% 32.05% 30.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5889 5591 5370
Median daily rate £450 £438 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 50 38
Median hourly rate £46.50 £22.12 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.26% -44.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.55 £19.17 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.50 £44.40 £137.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 28 September 2016.

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 28 September 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
City of London +7 9 £361 -27.90% 4
Uxbridge - 3 £360 - 1
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 London region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 68 (98.55%) C#
2 64 (92.75%) .NET
3 51 (73.91%) SQL Server
4 39 (56.52%) MVC
5 34 (49.28%) JavaScript
6 32 (46.38%) .NET Framework
7 30 (43.48%) TDD
8 27 (39.13%) WCF
8 27 (39.13%) SQL
9 26 (37.68%) Microsoft
9 26 (37.68%) Entity Framework
10 25 (36.23%) Visual Studio
11 24 (34.78%) HTML
11 24 (34.78%) jQuery
12 23 (33.33%) WPF
13 22 (31.88%) ASP.NET
13 22 (31.88%) Team Foundation Server
14 21 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
15 19 (27.54%) AngularJS
16 18 (26.09%) CSS
16 18 (26.09%) XML
17 16 (23.19%) ASP.NET Web API
17 16 (23.19%) Continuous Integration
17 16 (23.19%) HTML5
18 15 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
18 15 (21.74%) T-SQL
19 13 (18.84%) BDD
20 12 (17.39%) Windows
20 12 (17.39%) Web Services
20 12 (17.39%) Finance

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 (13.04%) IIS
2 7 (10.14%) CMS
2 7 (10.14%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.80%) EPiServer CMS
4 3 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.90%) Confluence
5 2 (2.90%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.90%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.90%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (2.90%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.45%) Apache
6 1 (1.45%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 8 (11.59%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.45%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) HTTP
2 1 (1.45%) Internet
2 1 (1.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (73.91%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.14%) MongoDB
2 7 (10.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.70%) Couchbase
3 6 (8.70%) NoSQL
3 6 (8.70%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.80%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.80%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.45%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.45%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 25 (36.23%) Visual Studio
2 22 (31.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (13.04%) Git (software)
3 9 (13.04%) NUnit
4 6 (8.70%) Protractor
4 6 (8.70%) Subversion
5 5 (7.25%) Bower
5 5 (7.25%) gulp
5 5 (7.25%) Karma Test Runner
5 5 (7.25%) Mocha
5 5 (7.25%) MSBuild
5 5 (7.25%) Sinon.JS
5 5 (7.25%) SpecFlow
6 4 (5.80%) TeamCity
7 3 (4.35%) JIRA
7 3 (4.35%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (2.90%) FitNesse
9 1 (1.45%) Moq
9 1 (1.45%) NuGet
9 1 (1.45%) Selenium
General
1 12 (17.39%) Finance
2 7 (10.14%) Banking
3 5 (7.25%) Advertising
3 5 (7.25%) Financial Institution
3 5 (7.25%) Retail
4 4 (5.80%) Marketing
5 3 (4.35%) Front Office
5 3 (4.35%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.35%) Law
6 1 (1.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 65 (94.20%) Developer
2 34 (49.28%) .NET Developer
3 27 (39.13%) C# Developer
4 13 (18.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (17.39%) Senior Developer
6 7 (10.14%) Angular Developer
6 7 (10.14%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Web Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (7.25%) Software Developer
8 5 (7.25%) SQL Developer
9 4 (5.80%) .NET Web Developer
9 4 (5.80%) CMS Developer
9 4 (5.80%) EPiServer Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Lead Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Developer
9 4 (5.80%) WPF Developer
10 3 (4.35%) Agile Developer
10 3 (4.35%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (92.75%) .NET
2 32 (46.38%) .NET Framework
3 27 (39.13%) WCF
4 26 (37.68%) Entity Framework
5 24 (34.78%) HTML
5 24 (34.78%) jQuery
6 23 (33.33%) WPF
7 22 (31.88%) ASP.NET
8 19 (27.54%) AngularJS
9 18 (26.09%) CSS
9 18 (26.09%) XML
10 16 (23.19%) ASP.NET Web API
10 16 (23.19%) HTML5
11 15 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (17.39%) Web Services
13 11 (15.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 10 (14.49%) JSON
15 9 (13.04%) Ajax
16 8 (11.59%) RESTful
17 7 (10.14%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.70%) Computer Science
1 6 (8.70%) Equities
1 6 (8.70%) Mathematics
1 6 (8.70%) User Experience
2 5 (7.25%) Fixed Income
3 4 (5.80%) Clustering
4 3 (4.35%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.35%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (4.35%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.90%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.90%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.90%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.45%) Derivative
6 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.45%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.45%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.39%) Windows
2 3 (4.35%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.90%) Android
3 2 (2.90%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.45%) CentOS
4 1 (1.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (56.52%) MVC
2 30 (43.48%) TDD
3 21 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (23.19%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (18.84%) BDD
6 10 (14.49%) Multithreading
6 10 (14.49%) Unit Testing
7 8 (11.59%) MVVM
7 8 (11.59%) OOP
7 8 (11.59%) Scrum
7 8 (11.59%) Web Development
8 7 (10.14%) DevOps
8 7 (10.14%) OO
8 7 (10.14%) SDLC
8 7 (10.14%) SOLID
9 6 (8.70%) Front End Development
9 6 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (8.70%) Workflow
10 5 (7.25%) Asset Management
10 5 (7.25%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 68 (98.55%) C#
2 34 (49.28%) JavaScript
3 27 (39.13%) SQL
4 15 (21.74%) T-SQL
5 9 (13.04%) VB.NET
6 7 (10.14%) Python
7 6 (8.70%) XAML
8 4 (5.80%) Java
8 4 (5.80%) Perl
8 4 (5.80%) PHP
8 4 (5.80%) Ruby
9 2 (2.90%) VBA
10 1 (1.45%) C
10 1 (1.45%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.45%) VB
10 1 (1.45%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (10.14%) Degree
2 6 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.80%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) QA
System Software
1 10 (14.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) BladeLogic
2 1 (1.45%) Control-M
Vendors
1 26 (37.68%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.25%) Oracle
3 4 (5.80%) EPiServer
3 4 (5.80%) Infragistics
4 2 (2.90%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.90%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.45%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.45%) OpenText
5 1 (1.45%) Perforce
5 1 (1.45%) RedDot
5 1 (1.45%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.45%) Telerik
5 1 (1.45%) Twitter
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