Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 19 August 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)
South East > Kent
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 44 -
Contract jobs citing LINQ to SQL 0 17 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent - 3.14% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 9.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 16 0
Kent median daily rate - £345 -
South East median daily rate £375 £345 £375
% change year-on-year +8.70% -8.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East 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 Kent with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 112 183 230
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 26.23% 33.76% 34.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 131 154
Kent median daily rate £400 £345 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.94% -0.36% +2.21%
10th Percentile £278 £275 £248
90th Percentile £463 £438 £710
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Kent median hourly rate £41.61 - £40.00
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +11.89%

LINQ to SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for LINQ to SQL in Kent

LINQ to SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LINQ to SQL in Kent