The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - 31 34
Contract jobs citing LINQ 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton - 0.45% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.56% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £263 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.10 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-75.33% -
LINQ
Northamptonshire

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 Northampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
59 39 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 16.67% 17.57% 29.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 24 38
Median daily rate £400 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £278 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £500 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Northampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northampton 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 Northampton

LINQ
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

LINQ Daily Rate Trend in Northampton