Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 65 84
Contract jobs citing LINQ 0 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire - 1.40% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 5.80% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 1
Gloucestershire median daily rate - £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -13.33% +11.11%
South West median daily rate £363 £343 £325
% change year-on-year +5.84% +5.38% +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West 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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 133 224 312
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 19.91% 24.19% 31.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 151 196
Gloucestershire median daily rate £425 £400 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.56% +10.36%
10th Percentile £265 £308 £253
90th Percentile £563 £575 £513
South West median daily rate £390 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +5.41% -1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 15
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -10.11% +4.71%
10th Percentile £41.25 £40.00 £39.75
90th Percentile £58.75 £44.80 £55.88
South West median hourly rate £48.00 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +28.00% -11.76% -

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for LINQ in Gloucestershire

LINQ
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LINQ in Gloucestershire

LINQ
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ in Gloucestershire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for LINQ in Gloucestershire