Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 2019 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
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 112 89 -
Rank change year-on-year -23 - +91
Contract jobs citing LINQ to SQL 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.064% 0.26% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Glasgow median daily rate £365 £360 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.39% - -
Scotland median daily rate £365 £363 -
% change year-on-year +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 556 398 320
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 35.57% 34.31% 30.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 247 160
Glasgow median daily rate £421 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.33% +3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £318 £300 £268
90th Percentile £549 £506 £475
Scotland median daily rate £425 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
Glasgow median hourly rate £15.00 £19.25 £17.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.06% +11.11% -68.51%
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £24.00 £46.13
% change year-on-year +45.83% -47.97% +14.77%

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing LINQ to SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for LINQ to SQL.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (100.00%) Octopus Deploy

LINQ to SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft