The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 41 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LINQ 1 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.29% - 2.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.75% - 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Average daily rate
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- - £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £32.00 £28.73
% change year-on-year
+32.81% +11.38%
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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 Swindon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
57 126 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 16.43% 27.88% 19.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 81 35
Average daily rate £388 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £470 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

LINQ
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

LINQ Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

LINQ
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) MSMQ
1 7 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 7 (100.00%) OOD
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 7 (100.00%) WCF
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 7 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 7 (100.00%) BDD
1 7 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 7 (100.00%) LINQ to SQL
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (85.71%) Retail
2 6 (85.71%) OO
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) REST

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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.

Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (85.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) MSMQ
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 7 (100.00%) WCF
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 7 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 7 (100.00%) LINQ to SQL
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (14.29%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 7 (100.00%) OOD
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 7 (100.00%) BDD
2 6 (85.71%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft