The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 95 - 91
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LINQ 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.25% - 0.077%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.79% - 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate £425 - £205
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £331 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.88% +10.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £37.50
LINQ
South East

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 Surrey region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
379 360 376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 31.45% 25.21% 28.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 246 209
Average daily rate £408 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £284 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 2 25
Average hourly rate £60.62 £110.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.89% +464.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

LINQ
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

LINQ Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

LINQ
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LINQ across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

LINQ Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

LINQ
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leatherhead - 1 £475 -
Redhill - 1 £425 -
LINQ
South East

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) VB.NET
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) XSLT
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Razor View Engine
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) XAML
4 2 (40.00%) JSON
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET
5 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) JIRA

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Applications Developer
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Web Applications Developer
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Applications Developer
4 1 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) VB.NET Web Developer
4 1 (20.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (60.00%) Razor View Engine
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) XSLT
4 2 (40.00%) JSON
5 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET
5 1 (20.00%) Ajax
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (20.00%) HTML5
5 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (40.00%) XAML
4 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared