Period
to 16 November 2018

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 16 November 2018 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
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 91 -
Rank change year-on-year -24 - +100
Contract jobs citing LINQ to SQL 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.12% 0.15% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.37% 0.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Glasgow median daily rate £368 £360 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.08% - -
Scotland median daily rate £368 £360 -
% change year-on-year +2.08% - -
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 547 487 360
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 32.12% 37.18% 31.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 302 195
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £324 £300 £263
90th Percentile £550 £500 £452
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £35.00 £24.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.83% +71.43% -74.55%
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £27.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +29.63% -36.47% +5.25%

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 16 November 2018, 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 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) LINQ
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) ReSharper
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development

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 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (50.00%) ReSharper
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Azure Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript 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 Web API
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) LINQ
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft