The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - 28 -
Contract jobs citing LINQ 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough - 1.15% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 6.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £295 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- +32.81%
LINQ
Berkshire

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 Slough region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
37 47 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 22.16% 18.01% 26.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 37 40
Median daily rate £375 £375 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £240 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Slough 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 Slough

LINQ
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

LINQ Daily Rate Trend in Slough