The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - - 31
Contract jobs citing LINQ 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire - - 2.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate - - £293
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £331 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.88% +10.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £37.50
LINQ
Yorkshire

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 North Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
50 49 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 22.12% 20.68% 44.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 30 47
Average daily rate £350 £325 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +14.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £16.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LINQ across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

LINQ
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

LINQ Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire