Period
to 27 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for LINQ to SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LINQ to SQL over the 6 months to 27 January 2020 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.

LINQ to SQL (L2S)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
27 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 109 85
Contract jobs citing LINQ to SQL 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow - 0.13% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.36% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Glasgow median daily rate - £365 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.39% -
Scotland median daily rate £465 £365 £363
% change year-on-year +27.40% +0.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

LINQ to SQL 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 Glasgow with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 421 553 391
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 34.45% 35.89% 33.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 345 246
Glasgow median daily rate £470 £416 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.98% +10.93% +3.45%
10th Percentile £315 £318 £300
90th Percentile £588 £548 £503
Scotland median daily rate £450 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
Glasgow median hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +133.33% -22.06% +11.11%
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year - +45.83% -47.97%

LINQ to SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing LINQ to SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for LINQ to SQL in Glasgow

LINQ to SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LINQ to SQL in Glasgow