The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 198 185 189
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Contract jobs citing LINQ 45 51 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.49% 0.58% 0.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.98% 2.26% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 21 36
Average daily rate
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£314 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.20% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £305 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £311
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - £32.62
LINQ
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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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2278 2257 2324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.94% 25.81% 23.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1291 1268 1192
Average daily rate £350 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 62 79
Average hourly rate £32.50 £36.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.88 £17.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £44.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LINQ across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

LINQ
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

LINQ Daily Rate Trend in the South East

LINQ
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LINQ across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

LINQ Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

LINQ
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing LINQ across the South East region.

LINQ Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

LINQ
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Sussex +5 18 - - 5
Buckinghamshire -2 11 £289 -17.50%
Berkshire +8 7 £375 +10.29% 7
Hampshire -22 6 £336 -15.93% 13
Oxfordshire +1 2 £275 -
Surrey -5 1 - - 5
Sussex - - - -
West Sussex - - - - 4
Kent - - - - 2
Middlesex - - - - 1
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing LINQ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LINQ.

1 101 (100.00%) C#
2 99 (98.02%) .NET
3 85 (84.16%) SQL Server
4 62 (61.39%) ASP.NET
5 60 (59.41%) WCF
5 60 (59.41%) MVC
6 53 (52.48%) JavaScript
6 53 (52.48%) ASP.NET MVC
7 52 (51.49%) jQuery
8 50 (49.50%) HTML
9 45 (44.55%) CSS
10 42 (41.58%) Visual Studio
11 39 (38.61%) SQL
12 38 (37.62%) SQL Server 2008
13 37 (36.63%) WPF
14 35 (34.65%) Scrum
15 33 (32.67%) Team Foundation Server
16 32 (31.68%) Web Services
17 31 (30.69%) Software Engineering
18 28 (27.72%) Windows
18 28 (27.72%) Razor View Engine
18 28 (27.72%) SQL Server 2012
19 27 (26.73%) Ajax
19 27 (26.73%) .NET Framework
20 26 (25.74%) Agile Software Development
20 26 (25.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 24 (23.76%) XML
22 20 (19.80%) T-SQL
22 20 (19.80%) Windows Server 2012
23 17 (16.83%) Content Management

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing LINQ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LINQ. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (5.94%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.95%) CMS
2 5 (4.95%) IIS
3 3 (2.97%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.98%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (2.97%) MS Office
2 1 (0.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.90%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.92%) Office 365
2 8 (7.92%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (7.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.98%) Internet
2 1 (0.99%) Wireshark
2 1 (0.99%) HTTP
2 1 (0.99%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.99%) DNS
2 1 (0.99%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (84.16%) SQL Server
2 38 (37.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (27.72%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (7.92%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (4.95%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.96%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.96%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.96%) Couchbase
7 3 (2.97%) Big Data
7 3 (2.97%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.98%) MySQL
9 1 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.99%) StreamInsight
Development Applications
1 42 (41.58%) Visual Studio
2 33 (32.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (6.93%) NUnit
4 5 (4.95%) StyleCop
5 2 (1.98%) Subversion
5 2 (1.98%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.99%) JIRA
6 1 (0.99%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.99%) Fiddler
6 1 (0.99%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.99%) MSTest
6 1 (0.99%) Moq
General
1 7 (6.93%) Finance
2 4 (3.96%) Publishing
3 3 (2.97%) Advertising
4 2 (1.98%) Legal
4 2 (1.98%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.98%) Electronics
4 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.98%) Retail
4 2 (1.98%) Marketing
5 1 (0.99%) German Language
5 1 (0.99%) Banking
5 1 (0.99%) Law
5 1 (0.99%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 84 (83.17%) Developer
2 62 (61.39%) .NET Developer
3 43 (42.57%) C# Developer
4 40 (39.60%) C# .NET Developer
5 31 (30.69%) ASP.NET Developer
6 28 (27.72%) Web Developer
7 24 (23.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 23 (22.77%) Software Engineer
9 17 (16.83%) .NET Web Developer
10 15 (14.85%) C# Web Developer
11 13 (12.87%) JavaScript Developer
12 6 (5.94%) Software Developer
13 5 (4.95%) C# Software Engineer
13 5 (4.95%) Agile .NET Developer
13 5 (4.95%) .NET Software Engineer
14 4 (3.96%) Agile C# Developer
15 3 (2.97%) .NET Programmer
15 3 (2.97%) Applications Developer
15 3 (2.97%) Senior Developer
15 3 (2.97%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (98.02%) .NET
2 62 (61.39%) ASP.NET
3 60 (59.41%) WCF
4 53 (52.48%) ASP.NET MVC
5 52 (51.49%) jQuery
6 50 (49.50%) HTML
7 45 (44.55%) CSS
8 37 (36.63%) WPF
9 32 (31.68%) Web Services
10 28 (27.72%) Razor View Engine
11 27 (26.73%) .NET Framework
11 27 (26.73%) Ajax
12 26 (25.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 24 (23.76%) XML
14 14 (13.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 12 (11.88%) XSLT
15 12 (11.88%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 7 (6.93%) HTML5
17 6 (5.94%) CSS3
18 5 (4.95%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.92%) Mobile App
2 3 (2.97%) CESG
3 2 (1.98%) Client/Server
3 2 (1.98%) DTV
3 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.98%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.99%) GIS
4 1 (0.99%) W3C
4 1 (0.99%) Statistics
4 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.99%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.99%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 28 (27.72%) Windows
2 20 (19.80%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.98%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (59.41%) MVC
2 35 (34.65%) Scrum
3 31 (30.69%) Software Engineering
4 26 (25.74%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (16.83%) Content Management
6 16 (15.84%) TDD
7 11 (10.89%) Dependency Injection
8 8 (7.92%) Migration
9 7 (6.93%) Web Development
10 6 (5.94%) OOP
10 6 (5.94%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (3.96%) DevOps
11 4 (3.96%) Mobile Application Development
11 4 (3.96%) OO
11 4 (3.96%) Unit Testing
11 4 (3.96%) System Testing
12 3 (2.97%) Data Migration
12 3 (2.97%) DSDM
12 3 (2.97%) CRM
13 2 (1.98%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 101 (100.00%) C#
2 53 (52.48%) JavaScript
3 39 (38.61%) SQL
4 20 (19.80%) T-SQL
5 12 (11.88%) Python
6 4 (3.96%) Bourne shell
7 2 (1.98%) C
7 2 (1.98%) XAML
7 2 (1.98%) Ruby
7 2 (1.98%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.98%) Perl
8 1 (0.99%) PHP
8 1 (0.99%) C++
8 1 (0.99%) Java
8 1 (0.99%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (3.96%) Degree
2 3 (2.97%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.97%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.99%) MCTS
4 1 (0.99%) MCITP
4 1 (0.99%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.99%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.99%) SLA
1 1 (0.99%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.99%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (8.91%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (10.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.97%) Ektron
3 2 (1.98%) SAP
4 1 (0.99%) Red Gate
4 1 (0.99%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.99%) MathWorks
4 1 (0.99%) Telerik
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