Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 20 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.

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 140 137
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3 -40
Contract jobs citing LINQ 1 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.039% 0.23% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.80% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 9
Surrey median daily rate £350 £400 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +35.59% -29.13%
South East median daily rate £341 £388 £295
% change year-on-year -11.94% +31.36% -15.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 821 748 754
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 32.37% 28.54% 27.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 578 561 469
Surrey median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £270
90th Percentile £550 £575 £500
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 23 12
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £47.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.93% +89.34%
10th Percentile £32.80 £22.28 £14.73
90th Percentile £48.00 £48.75 £173.97
South East median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% +14.29% -

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for LINQ in Surrey

LINQ
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LINQ in Surrey

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Surrey region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC

LINQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft