Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for LINQ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LINQ over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 78 66
Rank change year-on-year +17 -12 -7
Contract jobs citing LINQ 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.27% 0.28% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.00% 0.95% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Coventry median daily rate £300 £263 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% -33.33%
West Midlands median daily rate £300 £310 £313
% change year-on-year -3.23% -0.80% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

LINQ is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 200 316 172
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 27.21% 29.90% 24.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 214 128
Coventry median daily rate £425 £383 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.97% +13.90% -9.12%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £219
90th Percentile £573 £525 £538
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 5
Coventry median hourly rate £25.00 £13.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +92.31% -42.22% -28.57%
10th Percentile £20.88 £11.50 £14.15
90th Percentile £42.18 £16.50 £29.11
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.58 £23.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year +32.96% -19.83% +4.33%

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing LINQ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for LINQ in Coventry

LINQ
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing LINQ in Coventry.

Contractor daily rate trend for LINQ in Coventry

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Coventry region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server

LINQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript