The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 79 97 91
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -6
Contract jobs citing LINQ 3 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.28% 0.22% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.05% 0.66% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Median daily rate £425 £450 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £450 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £470 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.10 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-75.33% -
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
285 454 424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 26.17% 33.80% 27.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 337 289
Median daily rate £400 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 6
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
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 Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 6 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 Surrey region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) React
2 3 (75.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) webpack
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) SOA
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Kanban
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) OOD
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) TDD

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (50.00%) webpack
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Developer
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (75.00%) React
2 3 (75.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL