Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 25 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)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 62 -
Contract jobs citing LINQ 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire - 0.47% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Lancashire median daily rate - £325 -
North West median daily rate £374 £325 £351
% change year-on-year +15.20% -7.47% +8.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - £34.00

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 Lancashire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 118 150 234
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 26.28% 23.62% 25.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 110 153
Lancashire median daily rate £400 £360 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -15.29% +14.86%
10th Percentile £307 £262 £210
90th Percentile £539 £468 £600
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £388
% change year-on-year +3.23% - +13.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 14
Lancashire median hourly rate £42.50 £38.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.39% -3.75% +13.73%
10th Percentile £37.75 £24.60 £28.67
90th Percentile £43.93 £42.50 £47.33
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% +0.98%

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for LINQ in Lancashire

LINQ
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LINQ in Lancashire