The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ to SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LINQ to SQL over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LINQ to SQL (L2S)
Rank 94 - 117
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LINQ to SQL 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.059% - 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% - 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£228 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £293 £260 £285
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £64.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.62
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Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
477 429 632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 28.03% 27.73% 32.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 256 351
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 18 7
Average hourly rate £29.50 £45.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.44% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £41.00 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

LINQ to SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

LINQ to SQL Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

LINQ to SQL
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

LINQ to SQL Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

LINQ to SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing LINQ to SQL across the West Yorkshire region.

LINQ to SQL Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

LINQ to SQL
Top 21 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing LINQ to SQL 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 to SQL.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) LINQ
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development

LINQ to SQL
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing LINQ to SQL 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 to SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) LINQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft