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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - 31 35
Contract jobs citing LINQ 0 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire - 2.73% 0.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 7.37% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 2
Average daily rate - £300 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- +32.81%
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
66 95 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 33.85% 37.11% 42.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 66 72
Average daily rate £350 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £273 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £32.50 - £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

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