Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 24 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)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 61 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 - +62
Contract jobs citing LINQ 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.55% 0.45% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.22% 1.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Swindon median daily rate £359 £338 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.30% - -
Wiltshire median daily rate £363 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +8.21% +3.08% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire 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 Swindon with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 180 184 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 24.56% 27.42% 18.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 138 123
Swindon median daily rate £400 £369 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.47% -4.84% +10.71%
10th Percentile £313 £295 £300
90th Percentile £625 £575 £500
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Swindon median hourly rate - £21.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -53.33% +125.00%
Wiltshire median hourly rate £39.00 £21.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year +85.71% -36.84% +66.25%

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for LINQ in Swindon

LINQ
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LINQ in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Swindon region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) CMS
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) RESTful
1 4 (100.00%) Kentico
1 4 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 4 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) NuGet
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (50.00%) TortoiseSVN
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) ReSharper
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion

LINQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 4 (100.00%) CMS
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) Kentico
2 1 (25.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) DB2
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) NuGet
1 2 (50.00%) ReSharper
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (50.00%) TortoiseSVN
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 4 (100.00%) RESTful
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft