The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 36 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LINQ 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.61% - 0.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.33% - 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £345 - -
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
Wiltshire

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
86 91 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 26.38% 22.52% 15.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 73 46
Median daily rate £345 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +8.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £450 £502
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Swindon

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

For the 6 months to 10 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 Swindon region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) ReSharper
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) VB6
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) DB2
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) DB2
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) ReSharper
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (33.33%) NuGet
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) VB6
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft