The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 27 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 49 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing LINQ 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.94% 0.39% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.43% 1.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Median daily rate £315 £304 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.87% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.85%
LINQ
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
206 150 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 38.58% 29.07% 20.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 108 36
Median daily rate £380 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £512 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £367 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +4.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

LINQ
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

LINQ Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

LINQ
Top 7 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 5 (100.00%) WinForms

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Developer
2 3 (60.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 5 (100.00%) WinForms
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VB.NET