The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 51 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LINQ 5 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.79% - 1.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.49% - 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 5
Average daily rate
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£350 - £313
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 - £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 - £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+32.81% +16.36%
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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 Wiltshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
91 146 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 14.33% 23.40% 23.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 90 83
Average daily rate £365 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £480 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

LINQ
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

LINQ Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 13 (100.00%) LINQ to SQL
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
3 11 (84.62%) MVC
3 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (84.62%) TDD
3 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
3 11 (84.62%) SOAP
3 11 (84.62%) Entity Framework
3 11 (84.62%) WCF
3 11 (84.62%) jQuery
4 10 (76.92%) Oracle
4 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
5 9 (69.23%) Java
5 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET
5 9 (69.23%) MSMQ
5 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (69.23%) OOD
5 9 (69.23%) Waterfall
5 9 (69.23%) BDD
5 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 8 (61.54%) Retail
6 8 (61.54%) OO
7 7 (53.85%) E-Commerce
8 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (46.15%) SDLC
9 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (15.38%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (61.54%) Retail
2 2 (15.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
1 11 (84.62%) .NET Developer
2 4 (30.77%) C# Developer
2 4 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Developer
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Development Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 13 (100.00%) LINQ to SQL
2 11 (84.62%) Entity Framework
2 11 (84.62%) WCF
2 11 (84.62%) jQuery
2 11 (84.62%) SOAP
3 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET
3 9 (69.23%) MSMQ
3 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 2 (15.38%) WPF
4 2 (15.38%) HTML
4 2 (15.38%) CSS
4 2 (15.38%) Web Services
4 2 (15.38%) XML
4 2 (15.38%) XSLT
5 1 (7.69%) REST
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) MVC
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (84.62%) TDD
2 9 (69.23%) OOD
2 9 (69.23%) Waterfall
2 9 (69.23%) BDD
3 8 (61.54%) OO
4 7 (53.85%) E-Commerce
5 6 (46.15%) SDLC
6 2 (15.38%) Password Management
6 2 (15.38%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
3 9 (69.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) Oracle
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