The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
East of England / Norfolk
Rank - 31 -
Contract jobs citing LINQ 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk - 0.46% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £310 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Norfolk region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
28 69 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 31.11% 31.80% 17.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 50 14
Median daily rate £350 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £16.50 £29.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.10% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Norfolk 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 Norfolk

LINQ
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

LINQ Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk