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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 198 200 195
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs citing LINQ 48 40 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.52% 0.46% 0.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.11% 1.77% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 33
Average daily rate
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£303 £400 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.37% +20.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £350 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £32.62
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -34.07%
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
2276 2255 2476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.55% 25.79% 24.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1320 1284 1239
Average daily rate £350 £355 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 59 77
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.73 £17.04 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +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 16 September 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 16 September 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 -1 19 - - 2
Buckinghamshire -1 12 £285 -
Berkshire +14 8 £400 - 11
Hampshire -16 6 £336 -15.93% 7
Oxfordshire -6 1 - - 1
Surrey - 1 - - 8
Middlesex - 1 £313 -
Sussex - - - -
West Sussex - - - - 2
Kent - - - -
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 99 (99.00%) C#
2 97 (97.00%) .NET
3 84 (84.00%) SQL Server
4 62 (62.00%) ASP.NET
5 61 (61.00%) MVC
6 56 (56.00%) WCF
7 54 (54.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 51 (51.00%) jQuery
8 51 (51.00%) JavaScript
9 48 (48.00%) HTML
10 46 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
11 42 (42.00%) CSS
12 41 (41.00%) Visual Studio
13 38 (38.00%) SQL
14 36 (36.00%) WPF
15 34 (34.00%) Scrum
16 33 (33.00%) SQL Server 2008
17 30 (30.00%) Web Services
17 30 (30.00%) Software Engineering
17 30 (30.00%) Razor View Engine
18 29 (29.00%) SQL Server 2012
18 29 (29.00%) Team Foundation Server
19 27 (27.00%) Ajax
20 25 (25.00%) Windows
21 23 (23.00%) .NET Framework
22 22 (22.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
23 20 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
24 19 (19.00%) XML
25 17 (17.00%) T-SQL
25 17 (17.00%) Content Management

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 5 (5.00%) IIS
1 5 (5.00%) CMS
2 3 (3.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (3.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (9.00%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.00%) Internet
2 1 (1.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.00%) HTTP
2 1 (1.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.00%) DNS
2 1 (1.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (84.00%) SQL Server
2 33 (33.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (29.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (8.00%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (5.00%) MongoDB
6 4 (4.00%) NoSQL
6 4 (4.00%) Relational Database
6 4 (4.00%) Couchbase
7 3 (3.00%) Big Data
7 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.00%) MySQL
9 1 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.00%) StreamInsight
Development Applications
1 41 (41.00%) Visual Studio
2 29 (29.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (8.00%) NUnit
4 5 (5.00%) StyleCop
5 2 (2.00%) Subversion
5 2 (2.00%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.00%) JIRA
6 1 (1.00%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.00%) Fiddler
6 1 (1.00%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.00%) MSTest
6 1 (1.00%) Moq
General
1 7 (7.00%) Finance
2 4 (4.00%) Publishing
3 3 (3.00%) Advertising
4 2 (2.00%) Legal
4 2 (2.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.00%) Electronics
4 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.00%) Retail
4 2 (2.00%) Marketing
5 1 (1.00%) German Language
5 1 (1.00%) Banking
5 1 (1.00%) Law
5 1 (1.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 83 (83.00%) Developer
2 60 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 45 (45.00%) C# Developer
4 42 (42.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 33 (33.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 31 (31.00%) Web Developer
7 26 (26.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 23 (23.00%) Software Engineer
9 19 (19.00%) .NET Web Developer
10 17 (17.00%) C# Web Developer
11 14 (14.00%) JavaScript Developer
12 6 (6.00%) Software Developer
13 5 (5.00%) C# Software Engineer
13 5 (5.00%) .NET Software Engineer
13 5 (5.00%) Agile .NET Developer
14 4 (4.00%) Agile C# Developer
15 3 (3.00%) Web Applications Developer
15 3 (3.00%) Applications Developer
15 3 (3.00%) Senior Developer
16 2 (2.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (97.00%) .NET
2 62 (62.00%) ASP.NET
3 56 (56.00%) WCF
4 54 (54.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 51 (51.00%) jQuery
6 48 (48.00%) HTML
7 42 (42.00%) CSS
8 36 (36.00%) WPF
9 30 (30.00%) Razor View Engine
9 30 (30.00%) Web Services
10 27 (27.00%) Ajax
11 23 (23.00%) .NET Framework
12 22 (22.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 19 (19.00%) XML
14 15 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 13 (13.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 12 (12.00%) XSLT
17 7 (7.00%) HTML5
18 6 (6.00%) CSS3
19 5 (5.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (2.00%) DTV
2 2 (2.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.00%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.00%) GIS
3 1 (1.00%) W3C
3 1 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (25.00%) Windows
2 20 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (61.00%) MVC
2 46 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (34.00%) Scrum
4 30 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 17 (17.00%) Content Management
6 16 (16.00%) TDD
7 13 (13.00%) Dependency Injection
8 7 (7.00%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (7.00%) OOP
9 6 (6.00%) Web Development
10 5 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
10 5 (5.00%) Migration
11 4 (4.00%) OO
11 4 (4.00%) DevOps
11 4 (4.00%) Unit Testing
11 4 (4.00%) System Testing
12 3 (3.00%) DSDM
13 2 (2.00%) CRM
13 2 (2.00%) Business Intelligence
13 2 (2.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 99 (99.00%) C#
2 51 (51.00%) JavaScript
3 38 (38.00%) SQL
4 17 (17.00%) T-SQL
5 12 (12.00%) Python
6 4 (4.00%) Bourne shell
7 2 (2.00%) Ruby
7 2 (2.00%) Perl
8 1 (1.00%) PHP
8 1 (1.00%) C++
8 1 (1.00%) Java
8 1 (1.00%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.00%) XAML
8 1 (1.00%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (4.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.00%) MCTS
3 1 (1.00%) MCITP
3 1 (1.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.00%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (1.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (9.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (9.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.00%) Ektron
3 2 (2.00%) SAP
4 1 (1.00%) Red Gate
4 1 (1.00%) MathWorks
4 1 (1.00%) Telerik
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