The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - 42 -
Contract jobs citing LINQ 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - 0.25% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £263 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.00
LINQ
East Midlands

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 Northamptonshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
88 82 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 20.95% 20.35% 23.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 45 54
Median daily rate £430 £325 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.30% -20.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £264 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +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 Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

LINQ
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

LINQ Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VBScript
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) JSON
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
1 5 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 5 (100.00%) REST
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (80.00%) SDLC
2 4 (80.00%) SOLID
2 4 (80.00%) Backbone.js
2 4 (80.00%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) Ajax
2 4 (80.00%) DMZ
2 4 (80.00%) Intranet
2 4 (80.00%) Extranet
2 4 (80.00%) XSLT

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (60.00%) CMS
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DMZ
1 4 (80.00%) Extranet
1 4 (80.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Law
1 1 (20.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 5 (100.00%) JSON
1 5 (100.00%) REST
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) Ajax
2 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (80.00%) Backbone.js
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (80.00%) XSLT
3 3 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (60.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) SDLC
1 4 (80.00%) SOLID
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VBScript
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Twitter