The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 35 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LINQ 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.35% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.82% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £37.50
LINQ
West Midlands

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 Warwickshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
55 73 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 19.43% 21.22% 24.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 40 41
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 5
Average hourly rate £35.00 £28.69 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.99% -11.72%
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 Warwickshire

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

LINQ
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

LINQ Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) Visual Studio
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Entity Framework
3 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 4 (66.67%) HTML5
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Web Development
3 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (33.33%) Node.js
5 2 (33.33%) CSS3
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (33.33%) Web Services
6 1 (16.67%) Classic ASP
6 1 (16.67%) Legal

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (16.67%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) SMTP
1 1 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Developer
2 5 (83.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (83.33%) C# Developer
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (66.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (50.00%) Web Developer
5 2 (33.33%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (33.33%) C# Web Developer
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
6 1 (16.67%) .NET Programmer
6 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (16.67%) Angular Developer
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Programmer
6 1 (16.67%) C# Programmer
6 1 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (16.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (16.67%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) Entity Framework
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 4 (66.67%) HTML5
4 3 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (33.33%) CSS3
5 2 (33.33%) Web Services
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (16.67%) Classic ASP
6 1 (16.67%) LINQ to SQL
6 1 (16.67%) WinForms
6 1 (16.67%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft