The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 118 117 99
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Contract jobs citing LINQ 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.050% 0.047% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.18% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £300 £275 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +14.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £34.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
LINQ
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
699 545 527
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 35.02% 25.56% 30.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 509 386 343
Median daily rate £413 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £288 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 2
Median hourly rate £13.85 £40.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.37% +207.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

LINQ
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

LINQ Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

LINQ
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

LINQ Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

LINQ
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds - 1 £300 - 2
LINQ
Yorkshire

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) GitHub
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (25.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 3 (75.00%) C# Software Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Software Developer
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Angular Developer
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Analytics
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle