Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 22 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)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 81 72
Contract jobs citing LINQ 0 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire - 0.41% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.16% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 2
South Yorkshire median daily rate - £315 £304
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.70% -2.02%
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £315 £304
% change year-on-year +19.05% +3.70% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 174 431 255
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 20.96% 35.71% 25.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 312 188
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.82% +13.33% +20.97%
10th Percentile £306 £263 £274
90th Percentile £576 £563 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £50.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +244.83% -42.00%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £14.69 £25.00
% change year-on-year +138.30% -41.25% -16.67%

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for LINQ in South Yorkshire

LINQ
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LINQ in South Yorkshire