Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 21 July 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.

LINQ to SQL (L2S)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 175 -
Rank change year-on-year +26 - +166
Contract jobs citing LINQ to SQL 14 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.37% 0.19% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.63% 0.83% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 0
Hampshire median daily rate £325 £419 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.39% - -
South East median daily rate £340 £419 -
% change year-on-year -18.81% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

LINQ to SQL is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 857 968 972
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 22.90% 22.59% 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 486 660 594
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £281 £276
90th Percentile £538 £486 £488
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 43 19
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +21.43% -17.65%
10th Percentile £40.16 £16.64 £15.56
90th Percentile £69.81 £59.31 £43.00
South East median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% +14.29% -

LINQ to SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for LINQ to SQL in Hampshire

LINQ to SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LINQ to SQL in Hampshire

LINQ to SQL
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ to SQL within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 21 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Portsmouth - 8 £325 - 2
Fareham - 5 £375 - 1
LINQ to SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing LINQ to SQL 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for LINQ to SQL.

1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 14 (100.00%) WCF
1 14 (100.00%) LINQ
2 13 (92.86%) .NET Framework
2 13 (92.86%) Visual Studio
2 13 (92.86%) Entity Framework
3 9 (64.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
3 9 (64.29%) CSS
3 9 (64.29%) HTML
3 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 9 (64.29%) XML
3 9 (64.29%) jQuery
3 9 (64.29%) MVC
3 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
4 8 (57.14%) Web Services
4 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (57.14%) Ajax
4 8 (57.14%) Windows
4 8 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (57.14%) Relational Database
4 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (57.14%) SDLC
4 8 (57.14%) API Development
5 7 (50.00%) RequireJS
6 5 (35.71%) W3C

LINQ to SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
1 3 (21.43%) IMAP
1 3 (21.43%) Internet
1 3 (21.43%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (64.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (57.14%) Relational Database
4 5 (35.71%) MongoDB
4 5 (35.71%) NoSQL
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (7.14%) MS Access
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (92.86%) Visual Studio
2 8 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Software Developer
3 7 (50.00%) .NET Developer
4 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (21.43%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (21.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (21.43%) C# Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Angular Developer
7 1 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) LINQ
1 14 (100.00%) WCF
2 13 (92.86%) .NET Framework
2 13 (92.86%) Entity Framework
3 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
3 9 (64.29%) CSS
3 9 (64.29%) HTML
3 9 (64.29%) jQuery
3 9 (64.29%) XML
4 8 (57.14%) Ajax
4 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (57.14%) Web Services
5 7 (50.00%) RequireJS
6 5 (35.71%) NLog
6 5 (35.71%) REST
6 5 (35.71%) SOAP
6 5 (35.71%) StructureMap
7 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) W3C
2 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) MVC
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) API Development
2 8 (57.14%) SDLC
3 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (35.71%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
3 1 (7.14%) VBA
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Sitecore
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