The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire with a requirement for LINQ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 28 June 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)
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 - 39
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing LINQ 1 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.24% - 1.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.65% - 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £308
UK excluding London median daily rate £352 £350 £310
% change year-on-year +0.64% +12.90%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 - £34.00

LINQ 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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 155 111 132
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 36.82% 22.70% 28.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 258 360
Median daily rate £375 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +9.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £219 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for LINQ in Nottinghamshire

LINQ
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LINQ in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing LINQ 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) e-Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

LINQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript