The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
South West / Wiltshire
Rank - - 50
Contract jobs citing LINQ 0 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire - - 1.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.60 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-74.22% -

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
126 181 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 17.87% 26.19% 16.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 131 72
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +11.94%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire 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 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 16 January 2017, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) Entity Framework
2 5 (83.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (50.00%) WCF
4 3 (50.00%) JSON
4 3 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (50.00%) SOAP
4 3 (50.00%) RedGate
4 3 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
4 3 (50.00%) Twitter
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (50.00%) Dapper ORM

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) DB2
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (33.33%) ReSharper
4 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (16.67%) NuGet
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) .NET Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 3 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Architect
4 1 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (16.67%) HTML Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Lead .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Lead Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
4 1 (16.67%) UI Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Web UI Developer
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%) Entity Framework
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (50.00%) Dapper ORM
4 3 (50.00%) JSON
4 3 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
4 3 (50.00%) SOAP
4 3 (50.00%) WCF
5 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (33.33%) RESTful
5 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) VB
3 2 (33.33%) VB6
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) RedGate
1 3 (50.00%) Twitter
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft