The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - 47 38
Contract jobs citing LINQ 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire - 1.02% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 3.29% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £308 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £34.00 -
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 Nottinghamshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
144 152 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 27.64% 30.96% 19.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 111 26
Median daily rate £375 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire

LINQ
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

LINQ Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire