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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 48 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing LINQ 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.42% 0.24% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.16% 0.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £315 £293 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £34.00 -
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
172 113 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 36.13% 27.49% 26.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 73 37
Median daily rate £400 £338 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +10.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £293 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

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 26 July 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 2 (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 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 2 (100.00%) WinForms
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET