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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 206 247 248
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +1
Contract jobs citing LINQ 40 12 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.52% 0.13% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.95% 0.47% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 5 9
Median daily rate £375 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £465 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.10 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-75.33% -
LINQ
England

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
2050 2539 2292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.47% 27.00% 22.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1180 1632 1394
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 76 40
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £25.00 £14.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £42.50
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 the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 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 5 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +30 17 £375 - 4
Kent - 12 £375 - 5
Surrey +22 3 £425 -5.55% 1
East Sussex - 3 £363 -
Berkshire +10 2 £250 -16.66%
Buckinghamshire +10 1 £450 +28.57% 3
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £325 - 2
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 South East region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 67 (100.00%) .NET
2 60 (89.55%) C#
3 58 (86.57%) SQL
4 55 (82.09%) XML
5 53 (79.10%) SQL Server
6 52 (77.61%) Team Foundation Server
7 50 (74.63%) ASP.NET
8 47 (70.15%) LINQ to SQL
9 44 (65.67%) HTML
10 41 (61.19%) CSS
11 38 (56.72%) OOP
12 36 (53.73%) WCF
13 35 (52.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 35 (52.24%) JavaScript
13 35 (52.24%) VB.NET
14 33 (49.25%) N-Tier
14 33 (49.25%) MVC
15 32 (47.76%) Web Services
16 31 (46.27%) jQuery
17 29 (43.28%) IIS
18 27 (40.30%) OWASP
18 27 (40.30%) Secure Coding
19 26 (38.81%) Entity Framework
19 26 (38.81%) .NET Framework
20 24 (35.82%) Agile Software Development
21 22 (32.84%) Ajax
22 21 (31.34%) SQL Server 2008
23 19 (28.36%) TDD
24 18 (26.87%) Scrum
25 16 (23.88%) HTML5

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 29 (43.28%) IIS
2 14 (20.90%) CMS
2 14 (20.90%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (5.97%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.96%) Boomi
2 1 (1.49%) GitHub
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (79.10%) SQL Server
2 21 (31.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (20.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (17.91%) MongoDB
5 7 (10.45%) MS Access
5 7 (10.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (7.46%) DB2
7 1 (1.49%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.49%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 52 (77.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (8.96%) TeamCity
2 6 (8.96%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.48%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.48%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (2.99%) webpack
5 1 (1.49%) Bower
5 1 (1.49%) Grunt
5 1 (1.49%) Subversion
General
1 4 (5.97%) Advertising
2 2 (2.99%) Marketing
3 1 (1.49%) Finance
Job Titles
1 66 (98.51%) Developer
2 51 (76.12%) .NET Developer
3 19 (28.36%) C# Developer
4 18 (26.87%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (17.91%) Sitecore Developer
6 11 (16.42%) CMS Developer
7 7 (10.45%) Access Developer
8 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Developer
9 5 (7.46%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 4 (5.97%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (5.97%) Senior .NET Developer
10 4 (5.97%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 4 (5.97%) Senior C# Developer
10 4 (5.97%) Senior Developer
10 4 (5.97%) SQL Developer
11 3 (4.48%) Web Content Developer
12 2 (2.99%) .NET Web Developer
12 2 (2.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 2 (2.99%) Full Stack Developer
12 2 (2.99%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (100.00%) .NET
2 55 (82.09%) XML
3 50 (74.63%) ASP.NET
4 47 (70.15%) LINQ to SQL
5 44 (65.67%) HTML
6 41 (61.19%) CSS
7 36 (53.73%) WCF
8 35 (52.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 32 (47.76%) Web Services
10 31 (46.27%) jQuery
11 26 (38.81%) .NET Framework
11 26 (38.81%) Entity Framework
12 22 (32.84%) Ajax
13 16 (23.88%) HTML5
14 15 (22.39%) JSON
15 11 (16.42%) AngularJS
16 6 (8.96%) ASP.NET MVC
16 6 (8.96%) REST
17 5 (7.46%) ASP.NET Web API
17 5 (7.46%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (49.25%) N-Tier
2 7 (10.45%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.49%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.39%) Windows
2 1 (1.49%) Android
2 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (56.72%) OOP
2 33 (49.25%) MVC
3 27 (40.30%) OWASP
3 27 (40.30%) Secure Coding
4 24 (35.82%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (28.36%) TDD
6 18 (26.87%) Scrum
7 14 (20.90%) Content Management
8 12 (17.91%) Concurrent Programming
8 12 (17.91%) Kanban
8 12 (17.91%) Multithreaded Programming
8 12 (17.91%) Multithreading
9 7 (10.45%) Analytics
9 7 (10.45%) Data Management
10 5 (7.46%) Migration
11 4 (5.97%) Unit Testing
11 4 (5.97%) Web Development
12 3 (4.48%) BDD
13 2 (2.99%) Mobile Application Development
13 2 (2.99%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 60 (89.55%) C#
2 58 (86.57%) SQL
3 35 (52.24%) JavaScript
3 35 (52.24%) VB.NET
4 7 (10.45%) VBA
5 4 (5.97%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.49%) Python
Vendors
1 15 (22.39%) Sitecore
2 14 (20.90%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.96%) Dell
4 1 (1.49%) Telerik
4 1 (1.49%) Xamarin
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